R2-D2 Trashcan at Urban Outfitters

R2-D2 Trashcan at Urban Outfitters

Dec 19, 2007

"Luke, I am your..." Wait, that's not right. We may not be the biggest Star Wars fans but we do know that you're out there. And you probably have a lot of trash.

Allow us to introduce the Giant R2-D2 Waste Basket from Urban Outfitters. This "fully licensed replica" is authentic in looks and purposeful in utility. Like any step trashcan, a lower lever flips open the domed lid. Luckily, a plastic bucket is stored inside so there's no struggling to lift the entire contraption when it comes time to empty the trash. Think R2 is too important to hold your rubbish? Urban Outfitters suggests filling him with ice and libations to create the coolest of coolers at your next party.

If spending $150 for a trashcan doesn't quite compute, jump down to find out how to make your own!

In last week's house tour, Alison and Nicholas proudly revealed their