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

Homemade Batman Costume with a Girlie Twist

Homemade Batman Costume with a Girlie Twist

My 10 year old daughter wanted to be Batman, but girlie! So after some pondering we decided to add a tutu and sparkle. We made her tutu out of black shimmer tulle and elastic, adding a big yellow bow. For the top we searched the fabric section until we found a stretchy sequined fabric. It’s … Read more

Sexy Homemade Two Face Costume

Sexy Homemade Two Face Costume

With all the Batman movies that came out, I decided to play it up a little bit and make the costume sexy but fun. I decided to dress up like the character two faced. I created the bustier, bra, and jacket. The body paint was professionally done. I got a regular blue dish glove and … Read more

Awesome Homemade Batman Characters Costumes For Stage Play

Awesome Homemade Batman Characters Costumes For Stage Play

Greetings! My name is Roberto, and I work as a freelance Teaching Artist of Drama and Vocal Music here in New York City. I have designed and fabricated some homemade costumes for a non-profit stage play that I am working to produce and direct with many of my teenager student actors over the summer. The play … Read more

Cool Homemade Adult Batman Costume

Cool Homemade Adult Batman Costume

I made this adult Batman costume for Halloween 2012. I picked Batman, let’s face it, what grown man does not want a bat suit, lol? It took 3 weeks to make the bottom, half are black jeans with pads I made from a old black jacket plus PVC for the boots from another old coat. The chest piece and shoulder armor are … Read more

A Bat-Tastic Family Halloween Group Costume

A Bat-Tastic Family Halloween Group Costume

This Bat-Tastic family Halloween group costume was one of my favorites to make and wear out! It was a huge hit at my brothers’ Halloween party and didn’t make a dent in my bank account! Plus, it was awesome all three siblings were characters from Batman! The hunter green leotard was purchased at a dance store. Lucky for … Read more

Coolest Little Boy Batman and Robin Couple Costume

Coolest Little Boy Batman and Robin Couple Costume

Our boys have been so in to super heroes the last few months. The one and a half year old even runs around shooting pretend blasts out of his hands. I figured Batman and Robin would be very appropriate for their recent obsession. Plus, what little boy doesn’t dress like Batman at least once? And … Read more

LEGO Minifigure Group Costume: Batman Heroes and Villains

LEGO Minifigure Group Costume: Batman Heroes and Villains: These Batman Heroes and Villains costumes were a ton of work but so much fun to wear.  We strolled down the streets downtown and people were shriekin

These Batman Heroes and Villains costumes were a ton of work but so much fun to wear.  We strolled down the streets downtown and people were shrieking and taking pictures like we were famous.  The costume body and legs are made from foam for housing insulation and hotglue.  The heads are made from cardboard concrete … Read more

Caped-Crusader Batman and Batgirl Couple Halloween Costumes

Caped-Crusader Batman and Batgirl Couple Halloween Costumes: Our caped-crusader Batman and Batgirl Couple Halloween Costumes started a month ago. We decided to home make these special costumes.  I "Batman " sta

Our caped-crusader Batman and Batgirl Couple Halloween Costumes started a month ago. We decided to home make these special costumes.  I “Batman ” started  to research on the internet for designs and color and what material would I have to use to come up with the greatest Batman and Batgirl costume ever (so I was … Read more

Cool DIY Adam West Style Batman Costume with Bomb!

When I decided that I wanted to do a Batman costume for a comic convention I went to with friends this past September, I went in with the thought tha

When I decided that I wanted to do a Batman costume for a comic convention I went to with friends this past September, I went in with the thought that it would be easier to do a costume that was kind of funny rather than trying to make some epic looking Dark Knight get up. … Read more

Awesome Batmobile Wheelchair Costume!

Our son William was born 3 months premature and as a result of complication from his early start he has cerebral palsy.  Last year he decided he

Our son William was born 3 months premature and as a result of complication from his early start he has cerebral palsy.  Last year he decided he wanted to be Batman so his dad Matt decided to make a Batmobile to go over his wheelchair.  They spent time in the shop working on the design, … Read more

Homemade Couples Batman and Robin Costumes

We got the shirts at Spencers thinking we would just wear those for the day. But then we decided to go out so we got tights and shorts. Threw on some

Hope you like our homemade couples Batman and Robin costumes. We got the shirts at Spencer’s thinking we would just wear those for the day, but then we decided to go out so we got tights and shorts. Threw on some boots. And made myself a mask. That was the hardest part. The week of … Read more