Man of Steel Superman Costume For a 5-Year-Old Boy

Man of Steel Superman Costume For a 5-Year-Old Boy

After completing younger brother’s Spiderman costume, I had to face the disappointment of an almost-five-year-old that his Ironman costume was not yet ready.  Recognizing that the craft foam costume attempt was not heading in the right direction, I pivoted to a Superman concept.  Luckily that was Columbus day weekend and we were all home on … Read more

Super Cute Clark Kent Halloween Costume

Super Cute Clark Kent Halloween Costume

When I asked my son what he wanted to be he screamed Superman. So I started my search and although I found some costumes, I didn’t think any of them were all that cute. Then I got the idea to do Clark Kent. All I needed was khakis, which my son had, a superman shirt, … Read more

Cool Wonder Woman and Clark Kent Couple Costume

Cool Wonder Woman and Clark Kent Couple Costume

For the Wonder Woman costume, I used a red tank top and blue high waisted shorts.  I got white felt, cut our stars, and glued them all over the front of the shorts. I used a gold metallic fabric for the belt and hot glued a velco strip on it so it was easier to … Read more

Coolest Super-Simple and Cheap Clark Kent / Superman Costume

Coolest Super-Simple and Cheap Clark Kent / Superman Costume

My husband loves superheroes! OK  OK … so do I. So, for our first cosplay attempt at last year’s Comic Con, we decided on a super simple (and cheap!) Clark Kent in the middle of “becoming” Superman costume for him. (I was Tank Girl – you can check out my other submission for a how-to on my costume!) What … Read more

Coolest Clark Kent Homemade Toddler Costume

Coolest Clark Kent Homemade Toddler Costume

Max is my 16 month old baby boy! We went to North Carolina to visit family. I wanted to make Max a super hero this Halloween but I really wanted it to be homemade Somi, decided to make him Clark Kent! I bought him some pants, a white button-up shirt, a super man undershirt and … Read more

Cool Superman Costume

This is a Superman Costume I made from athletic spandex. I purchased a blue warm-up shirt and pants from a sports store and had a Superman \"S\"

This is a Superman Costume I made from athletic spandex. I purchased a blue warm-up shirt and pants from a sports store and had a Superman “S” (printed online) embroidered onto the shirt. The Underwear is just a normal pair of mens’ underwear, turned inside out to hide the seams a little better. The boots … Read more

Coolest Lego Superman Costume

Coolest Lego Superman Costume

This is my Lego Superman costume which I made for our recent Royal Wedding street party. It took 4 weeks to make (much longer than I anticipated). The body started out as a large box which I adapted so that it was the correct shape for the Lego mini-figure. The head was simply a plastic … Read more

Coolest Superman Phone Booth

Superman and Phone Booth Costume

I wanted to share my costume with my son, so we decided to be Superman and coming out of a phone booth. I made the costume out of a wardrobe box. It comes complete with Clark Kent dress shirt and glasses, a public phone with phone cord (in the rear), and a crinkled front page … Read more

Coolest Clark Kent Halloween Costume

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This year, our 4-year-old wanted to be Clark Kent and so the quest began. However, after analyzing what we needed, it ended up being rather easy and the result was great. In the end, all we needed was a pair of plastic glasses and a hat, because we already had a suit (for church) and … Read more

Coolest Superman Costume

Homemade Superman Costume

My son loves Superheroes and so I dressed him in a Superman costume for Halloween. I used blue thermal pjs, red underwear, and red socks – most of which I already had. I had trouble finding red boots (hence the reason for the red socks), but I did happen to find some red rubber sandals … Read more

Coolest Homemade Clark Kent Costume

Homemade Clark Kent Costume

Clark Kent is the lazy man’s go to costume? Suit, t-shirt, glasses and you are there. To do it one better, I decided to base the Homemade Clark Kent Costume on a particular comic book frame of Clark Kent running through an office storage room with the tie flapping behind him. The tie is held … Read more

Coolest Homemade Clark Kent Boy’s Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Clark Kent Boy's Halloween Costume Idea

My son’s school only allows “career-themed dress-up” for Halloween at school. So, instead of having to do 2 costumes, we went with one idea and spruced it up for Trick-or-Treating! For Career Day, he was an attorney. We had a nice suit on hand with a white button-down shirt, tie, & dress shoes. I also … Read more

Superman Costume

All I got for this costume was a blue onesie (I already owned one), red socks (already had these too), red felt, yellow felt (which costs like 20 cents at WalMart), some glue and satiny fabric for the cape (Velcro if you want the cape to be detachable). I just cut out the superman emblem … Read more