The most super superhero gifts for your very super kids.

Superhero gifts for kids: Custom superhero cape

We searched far and wide across the vast reaches of the internet, and even leapt¬†tall buildings in a single bound to find what we¬†think are some seriously cool superhero gifts for kids. No mere action figures¬†or¬†mass-produced costumes here¬†— you already know about those. So here are some you might not have considered.¬†¬†Surely there’s something here for your own little superfan, whatever his or her age.

All gifts have been editorially determined by our staff, there is no compensation in exchange for picks. CMP is an rstyle and Amazon affiliate. Discount codes expire 12/31/15.

Custom superhero cape

This is a terrific little indie company making just lovely personalized superhero capes and costumes. Sometimes it’s nice to be SuperElla or SuperBen instead of SuperAnyoneElse. ($32 at Superkid Capes)


Superhero gifts for kids: Handmade superhero peg dolls

Handmade superhero peg dolls

One word of caution: It will be hard for your kids to put them all back. Make extra room on the shelf.   ($64 at Wooly Llama)


Superhero gifts for kids: Personalized superhero plate

Personalized superhero plate

Customize for boys or girls, right down to the skin tone, hair style, eye shape and facial expression. Awesome. ($27 at Sarah + Abraham)

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Superhero gifts for kids:Personalized Justice League duffel bag

Personalized Justice League duffel bag

For sports games, sleepovers, and unexpected trips to alien planets to save the world from imminent destruction. ($35.60 on sale at Pottery Barn Kids)



Superhero gifts for kids: Kids glow-in-the-dark Batman watch

Kids glow-in-the-dark Batman watch

Don’t you love finding a cool gift that you thought would cost a lot more? ($9.99 at Amazon)


Superhero gifts for kids: Siaomimi caped sweater

Siaomimi caped sweater

Just be prepared for your kid to pretty much never take this off, ever. ($58 at Barney’s)


Superhero gifts: Awesome necklaces from the Noir NYC Jewelry- DC Comics collaboration

Necklaces from the Noir jewelry-DC Comics collection

Are these for kids? Do we care? Okay we admit it, we want them for us.  ($115  at nOir NYC)


Superhero gifts for kids: comic kit

Superhero comic kit

Instead of burying their heads in comics, why not make their own? Terrific gift for under $15. ($14.63 at Amazon)


Superhero gifts for kids: Custom superhero play tent

Custom superhero play tent

We know so many kids would love this. You’ll have to wait for it to ship from the UK, or hey, maybe it can fly here faster. ($125 at Alice Cook Designs)


Superhero gifts for kids: Custom superhero portrait

Custom superhero portrait

Definitely beats having some other superhero’s face up on your wall. ($28+ at Sandy Ford Design for printable file)

15% off with code COOL15


Superhero gifts for kids: Instant superhero creative game free download

Instant superhero creative game

This cool toy company created this free printable game that could help pass a lot of time over the holiday break. (FREE download at YOXO)

15% off site-wide with code COOLMOM

Superhero gifts for kids: Female superhero phone case

Female superhero phone case

If we were a phone or iPod, and we had to be protected by anyone? We’d choose them. ($12.56 at Sew Lake Tahoe)

Superhero gifts for kids: Design your own Tegu blockhead

Design your own superhero Tegu blockhead

From the new custom mini-block collection from the cool sustainable magnetic block brand. Pick any icon, in any colors.  ($20 at Tegu)


Superhero gifts for kids: Action plates drawing playset

Action Plates drawing playset

Remember Fashion Plates? Now you can get creative with the superhero version. ($19.99 at Amazon)


Superhero gifts for kids: Underoos


They’re back and better than ever. (Though we do wish they’d put the stars back on Wonder Woman’s briefs already!) ($19.99+ at Underoos)


Superhero gifts for kids: Tickets to Comic-Con

Tickets to Comic-Con

Now if that doesn’t make you the coolest parent/grandparent/aunt/uncle/godparent ever, we don’t know what will. ($ varies at StubHub)

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