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Star Wars fan-dad makes epic Luke, tauntaun costume, puts other Halloween costume ideas to shame


If you plan to make your child's costume from scratch, stop now. Just head to the party store and pick one off the shelf. You won't be able to match this epic Halloween costume idea, especially with only days before the big night.

Clint Case built his son his own tauntaun costume. 

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Case's son takes over in the role of Luke Skywalker, dressed as if he were ready to go out into the cold weather of Hoth. 

The boy's legs fill out the tauntaun's legs giving it full mobility.

Watch the costume in action as the child walks then runs around the family's living room, which stands in for a Hoth set.


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