Quest for the Armored Bat Suit

Quest for the Armored Bat Suit

My love for Batman, Halo 3 character Master Chief, and the ability to transform into any character, inspired me enter the world of cosplay. In my beginning years my father joined in my crafting and it became a bonding time for the two of us. My father has since passed away and now I look … Read more

Homemade Batman Lego Couple Costume

Homemade Batman Lego Couple Costume

We originally wanted to have a family costume theme in which all four of us would be a Lego-themed family. As it turned out, only two participated in the Lego family which was probably a good thing because we completed the execution of the project within three days. The collection of the items on our … Read more

Coolest Batman Halloween Costume

Coolest Batman Halloween Costume

I like superheroes and wanted a Batman Halloween costume. This Halloween was the right time to make it. Costume Supplies and Instructions 1 Black long sleeve shirt 1 Black sweat pant 1 pair of black gloves 2 yards of black cloth for cape 10 foam sheets. Black paint, brush to paint Glue gun 1 batman … Read more

First Try DIY Lego Batman Halloween Costume

First Try DIY Lego Batman Halloween Costume

I got the Idea from my five year old daughter to be Lego Batman from the movie “Lego movie”. She loved it so much, so the idea was born. I went with Batman because he was so funny to me, well, to make the costume. I spent 30-40 bucks plus an arm and  leg in … Read more

Not Just Another Batman Costume!

Not Just Another Batman Costume!

My brother’s son, my nephew, was having a superhero theme birthday for his 4th yr party, a week before Halloween. I wanted to do a batman costume that he would find super fun. I love the “pop” series toys, basically pop culture characters, small body big head. I am 6ft and 255lbs, so the head … Read more

Homemade Catwoman and Batman Couple Costume

Homemade Catwoman and Batman Couple Costume

I live in Slovenia, and here we normally don’t dress in costumes for Halloween. But we do have the tradition every year two days from January til March (the days are calculated according to church holidays) on Saturday and Tuesday that we dress in costumes to scare the winter away. This year we were Catwoman … Read more

1960s Batman and Robin Child Couple Costumes

1960s Batman and Robin Child Couple Costumes

I created Batman by purchasing boys compression pants and shirt, then I simply cut out the Batman emblem and added it to the shirt. I then purchased girls seamless panties and blue rainboots for boys. I also purchased the Batman mask and the utility belt. I then found a sewing pattern that matched Batman’s cape … Read more

Cool Batman, Robin and Villain Family Costumes

Cool Batman, Robin and Villain Family Costumes

For Halloween 2013, we went as a group of Batman characters. We were (from left) Penguin, Batman, Bane, Two-Face, Robin, and Poison Ivy. We had such a great time putting these together and everyone loved the result! We also created a Batmobile (1960s era) out of our garden cart. It’s made out of cardboard, red … Read more

Homemade Batman Costume

Homemade Batman Costume

I grew up loving the Batman series and always had a vision of my own Batman. People laughed at me first when I mentioned the project but when they saw the final thing all they had to say was LOOK OUT IT’S BATMAN! Well, I wanted to have armor pieces so I purchased a football … Read more

Homemade Vintage Robin Costume

Homemade Vintage Robin Costume

I spent a total of $16 and 3 hours creating my costume. I “borrowed” the idea from an image I found on Pinterest. I used my green skirt from the previous year’s Girl Scouts costume (also homemade) and scoured thrift stores for a tee of the same or similar shade. The black shirt also came … Read more

Girly Batman and Robin Costumes

Girly Batman and Robin Costumes

This year our girls wanted to be superheroes… with a girly twist.  We had seen this on Pinterest and set out to work.  I made tutus for each of the girls, cut out the shirt logos of felt and used fabric glue to attach to their shirts.  We added some leggings, sparkly boots, eye masks … Read more

Easy Last-Minute Robin Costume

Easy Last-Minute Robin Costume

I just take a old red t-shirt an cut off the sleeves, take another t-shirt but green and cut the sleeves and put them in the red t-shirt, I bought yellow and black fabric for the coat, belt, wristbands. Cut all the pieces, sew them and ready to go. The most difficul part is pick … Read more