Coolest Batman and Robin Optical Illusion Costumes

optical illusion Batman and Robin costumes

The birth of this idea of these Batman and Robin Optical Illusion costumes came after hearing my 7 yr old twins arguing for two days about whether or not they were going to dress as heroes or villains. One wanted to go as Batman and Robin. The other Penguin and Cat woman. Picking one hero and … Read more

Coolest Batman and Joker Lego Minifig Halloween Costumes

My boys love Batman. My boys love Legos. So, with inspiration from other minifig costumes here on this website, I began to create their costumes. &nb

My boys love Batman. My boys love Legos. So, with inspiration from other minifig costumes here on this website, I began to create their Batman and Joker Lego Minifig Halloween costumes.  I used Styrofoam, poster board, bamboo skewers, duct tape, markers and acrylic paint, and fiber fill. I cut the top and bottom circles large … Read more

Coolest Bat Girl and The Riddler Couple Costume

A friend and I have a shared love for all things batman, which is why we created these pieces of art.
BATGIRL: Used to be a gymnast so I have a bunc

A friend and I have a shared love for all things Batman, which is why we created this Bat Girl and The Riddler Couple Costume. BATGIRL: Used to be a gymnast so I have a bunch of old leotards and nowhere to wear them. The past few years I’ve been hauling them out for Halloween … Read more

Coolest Homemade Robin Costume

My son (5 years old) dreamed of being Batman for Halloween.  He also dreamed of  having Robin as his sidekick, but when older sister backed

My son (5 years old) dreamed of being Batman for Halloween.  He also dreamed of  having Robin as his sidekick, but when older sister backed out – it was left to dear old dad to save the day.  With little time (5 days) and a little budget, around $20, we compiled this amazing, if I … Read more

Coolest Lego Penguin and Lego Riddler Couple DIY Costumes

Lego Penguin and Lego Riddler Couple DIY Costumes

My boys love playing Lego Batman on the wii and on their DS. So this year they asked me if I could make Lego Penguin and Lego Riddler couple DIY costumes… YIKES!! I have never made a costume before, so much easier to buy it..lol. But even though these took me several weeks to finish … Read more

Coolest Batman and Robin Child Costumes

Homemade Batman and Robin Child Costumes

The Batman and Robin costumes I made were simple and inexpensive, not to mention mostly reusable. They start with a set of gray and black thermal underwear, tops and bottoms. Then I added black and green brief underwear on top of the thermals. Next I added black gloves, tube socks, and stocking cap for Batman, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batmobile Tumbler Transformer Costume

Homemade Batmobile Tumbler Transformer Costume

This is my version of the Homemade Batmobile Tumbler Transformer Costume. The costume allows me to walk and move with only slightly limited mobility. It transforms into a fairly accurate Batmobile without any assistance. I spent 2 months creating a design in Google Sketch-up using a model of the Tumbler designed by Angel Moore. The … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batman Costume Idea

My Finished Batman Costume

I wanted to get back to the old “Batman in cloth” cape and cowl – like in the comics. I also wanted a homemade Batman costume that was “Party Friendly” – something that was easy to get on, lightweight, something that wouldn’t be like a sauna (most rubber cowls make you sweat like crazy), something … Read more

Coolest Batman and Robin Costume

Batman and Robin Costume

My brother which is the one dressed as Batman is a huge Batman and Robin fan. He had read in wizard magazine about a contest for homemade costumes and he wanted to enter it. First it started as him and my son Blake as Robin then he talked me into being Wonder Woman. We thought … Read more

Batman Costume #6

Everything is glued down to an old scuba suit. Boots are latex coated motorcycle boots with Bats glued to them and sprayed in plasctidip. This Batman costume looks good and moves well but is very hot. Total Spent: $400

Coolest Batman and Batcycle Costume

Homemade Batman and Batcycle Costume

Jacob, my 4 yr old, is Batman here… I made his bat utility belt out of card board and duct tape. You can make interactive boxes for storing a cable for climbing and Velcro items like spy glasses so he can use them. The Bat cycle is made of cardboard and duct tape completely. There … Read more

Batman Costume #5

I have been obsessed with Batman since I was a little boy. I have created a Batman costume to resemble the 1989 Batman portrayed by Michael Keaton. The cowl was bought on EBay and I sprayed with plastic-dip and added a new resin 1989 bat emblem. The cape is custom made by me and my … Read more

Coolest Batman and Robin Halloween Costumes

Homemade Batman and Robin Halloween Costumes

The Robin costume was made from thrift store items. This involved many trips to countless stores to find the right items to fit my son. There were many tears shed with tired kids in the carts and lots of begging every time we past the toy section. It’s amazing how hard it was to find … Read more

Batman Costume #4

I love Super Heroes. So this Halloween I decided go for a Batman costume. While the costume cost around $35, $20 of it was spent on the mask. I decided to get the mask from the Batman and Robin movie, not Batman Begins. It fits me better and was $12 cheaper. The grey material I … Read more

Coolest Batman Costume

Homemade Batman Costume

I put together this Batman costume for a relatively small investment of about a hundred bucks. The mask is a party store knock off which I slit up the back and put in laces to get a more snug fit. The belt is made of cigarette cases and wired together on a ladies belt all … Read more

Batman Costume #3

Once again it was time for the Halloween contest and my son wanted to be the same thing as every other little boy…BATMAN! I knew that his sister had a winning costume so if he wanted a Batman costume that was fine. But he had to at least have the Batmobile to go with it. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batman Monster Truck Costume

Homemade Batman Monster Truck Costume

My 2 year old son has become obsessed with Monster Jam trucks in the last few months and so I decided that for Halloween this year he should be his favorite Monster truck which is Batman. To make the Homemade Batman Monster Truck Costume the following materials are needed: 1 — Hot wheel monster truck … Read more

Batman Costume

My son Jamal was invited to a three year olds superhero party. He was only 7 months old so there was nowhere to buy a costume for him. I had some spare black material so we decided to dress him up as Batman. We made little satin black trousers and top. We traced the batman … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dark Knight Batman Costume

Homemade Dark Knight Batman Costume

This is my entirely homemade 2009 Dark Knight Batman costume. The main materials used in the making of this costume are paper, fiberglass and aluminum. The cowl is a paper base that is siliconed together with several layers of fiberglass resin to make the cowl hard. It is finished with bondo and a latex flat … Read more

Batman Costume

For this costume I used a pattern I bought off Ebay for the general design of the jumpsuit, cape, and briefs. The decoration and details of the Batman costume were all my creation. Aidan loves Batman, so I knew I could come up with a better quality batman costume than those sold at stores. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batman Dark Knight Costume

Homemade Batman Dark Knight Costume

I made this Homemade Batman Dark Knight Costume for an office Halloween costume competition. I did it in about 4-5 days, out of things that were already lying around the house. It’s basically made out of colored rubber puzzle mats, a yoga mat, biking elbow and knee paddings, biking gloves, cardboard, 2 rolls of black … Read more

Coolest Homemade Classic Batman Costume

Homemade Classic Batman Costume

I’ve been making homemade Batman costumes for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid I was forever messing up my mother’s washing machine with Rit Dye to see just how perfect I could get a bed sheet to look like a cape. Well, they say that practice makes perfect and I … Read more