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 Wonder Woman Costume Made in One Day!

I procrastinated really bad, but luckily.. this costume was so easy that I finished it literally the night before I had to go out. The only main trou

I procrastinated really bad, but luckily.. this Wonder Woman costume was so easy that I finished it literally the night before I had to go out. The only main trouble I had was I wasn’t really prepared so I had to go back to the store plenty of times to get my materials, but luckily I’ll … 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

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

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

This was my favorite costume i have ever made. It took me a very long time to make but it was well worth it. I exceeded my expectations of how it wou

This Wonder Woman Costume was my favorite costume I have ever made. It took me a very long time to make but it was well worth it. I exceeded my expectations of how it would turn out. Not only does this costume have a detailed top and bottom but it has many little pieces such … 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

Cool DIY Wonder Woman Costume

Obviously Wonder Woman isn\'t the most original costume idea ever, but I went with a whole 80\'sish costume theme for my kids and I. I absolutely

Obviously Wonder Woman isn’t the most original costume idea ever, but I went with a whole 80’sish costume theme for my kids and I. I absolutely loved this costume, and I was so satisfied with how it came out. I wanted a skirt, those legs aren’t meant to be in some leotard. I used a … 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 Handmade Wonder Woman Costume

I've always wanted to be Wonder Woman for Halloween. I told myself if I could get to my goal weight which would mean loosing 80lbs, I could be Won

I’ve always wanted to be Wonder Woman for Halloween. I told myself if I could get to my goal weight which would mean loosing 80lbs, I could be Wonder Woman! It took me over a year to loose the weight but soon as I did I began my quest for a Wonder Woman costume that … 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 No-Sew Wonder Woman Costume

Coolest No-Sew Wonder Woman Costume

Here is my head-to-toe rundown of how I made my *NO SEW Wonder Woman costume.  (*no machine sewing, but some hand stitching. The hand stitching could easily be replaced by using Liquid Stitch.) The Hair: I hummed and  hawed about buying the wig, but it definitely adds to the look of the costume, especially since … Read more

Hand-Crafted Wonder Woman Costume

Coolest Wonder Woman Costume 35

I looked online and in Halloween stores for ages and couldn’t find a decent fitting Wonder Woman costume for sale that was affordable, so I decided to make my own. I started with the bottoms, and bought some blue spandex shorts. I then toyed with the idea of how to make the stars, and decided … 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

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

DIY Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade  Wonder Woman Costume

I made this entire Wonder Woman Costume by hand except for my bra, my skirt, and my boots. I used my bra, which was purchased at Torrid, to attach the silk for the top which I hand painted. The skirt was purchased at a second hand store. It is actually a bathing suit bottom, which … 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

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 Wonder Woman Toddler Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Toddler Costume

This Homemade Wonder Woman Toddler Costume is made from luxurious Nylon/Lycra fabric that allows ease in fit. Hand appliqued eagle on top with rhinestone eye. Bottoms are royal blue nylon/lycra fabric. Tiara made with double interfaced gold metallic fabric and adorned with red PVC hand-appliqued star and fastens with Velcro to adjust fit. Belt and … 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

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

Cool Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume

The idea to create a Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume came about because I really wanted to dress up but did not want to buy a costume. I looked in this web page “Coolest Homemade Costumes” for ideas and found some pretty good insight. I looked at home and found a red dress, which I … 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

Coolest Wonder Woman Costume

Wonder Women Costume

My brother, who 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 be talked me into being Wonder Woman. We thought … Read more