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

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 Aquaman Costume

Homemade Aquaman Costume

This is what you will need to make a Homemade Aquaman Costume: 1) Orange Under Armour jersey from Academy (only available in kids, so had to get kids XL). 2) Aqua colored tights from American Apparel (way over priced). 3) Black speedo. 4) Beaded, green, net tank top from mom’s closet (no mom was not … Read more

Awesome DIY Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

After an intensive research looking for a Wonder Woman Costume without success I found your web page. Once I reviewed the amazing homemade costumes I decided to do the costume that since a child I always wanted to wear. I was exited because this will give me the opportunity to try to do it as … 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

Coolest Fat Wonder Woman Costume

Coolest Fat Wonder Woman Costume

I made this Fat Wonder Woman Costume just for the fun of it and to make people laugh. I have worn it on Halloween and in several parades in NYC & NJ and it always gets lots of smiles and I always pose for tons of pictures! And YES! I have even met Lynda Carter … Read more

Cool Hand-Crafted Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

This Homemade Wonder Woman Costume is my latest costume work: (see attachment). This one was based on Kwik-Sew pattern 3445. I moved the split in the sleeve fabric down from shoulder height to below elbow, and made most of the sleeves in sheer Lycra, and the lower part in silver “foil” Lycra. I also moved … Read more

Coolest Homemade 1966 Batman Costume

Homemade 1966 Batman Costume

Everyone that works at my wife’s and my cafe dressed up as Batman characters (trying for the 1966 look). All I could find in premade costumes were modern batmen, so I decided to give it a shot on my own. Mask: I made my batman mask out of duct tape and an old black t-shirt. … Read more

Cute Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

I was inspired by many of the costumes on this site, and had wanted to be Wonder Woman costume for a few years, so put in the time and effort to make it happen this year. I found electric blue shiny hot pants on eBay for about $10, red boots online for about $15-$20. I … Read more

Original Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

I made this Homemade Wonder Woman Costume for my 21st birthday party (some years ago now, but anyway). I put it together from 1) a red leotard that I already had (and still have) 2) aqua nylon lycra shorts that were my sister’s – she wore them under her gymnastics leotard, I think; I used … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batman and Robin Couple Costumes

Homemade Batman and Robin Couple Costumes

My little guys love Batman and Robin so naturally that is what they wanted to be for Halloween this year. I wanted to go retro with the TV series style of Batman and Robin, however, we have rather cold weather for trick or treating up here in the great northwest so I opted to use … Read more

Original Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume

This is Daisy, she’s a big fan of Wonder Woman and she asked me to make her a Homemade Wonder Woman Halloween Costume for Halloween. I haven’t been sewing long, but i figured I’d give it a try. I think she looks great and it turned out well for my first attempt at sewing without … Read more

Coolest Homemade Wonder Woman Costume ala Lynda Carter

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

I have always loved Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman. So back in 2007 I decided to dress up as her and create a homemade Wonder Woman costume (it was difficult being that I am a guy). I prepared for Halloween months in advance. I went to tons of fabrics stores searching for the right colors … Read more