Man creates spot-on replica of wand described in ‘Harry Potter’ books



Listen up, Harry Potter fans, this is as close to a real wand as it gets.

Imugr user whytegoodman went to great lengths to create a highly realistic replica of the wand used by Harry Potter’s mother, Lily, in the Harry Potter book series.

The creative craftsman crafted the wand for his girlfriend, a “massive” Potter fan whose favorite character is Lily.

“There are lots of weird and wonderful prop replicas available, but … [Lily’s wand] doesn’t feature in a film,” he wrote.

So he based his design on the way wandmaker Mr. Ollivander’s describes Lily’s wand in the books: “Ten and one quarter inches long, swishy, made of willow. Nice wand for charm work.” Read more…

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