Kids love dressing up as superheroes, and a cape is key to the disguise. These DIY capes are easy to make, require few materials, and can easily be personalized for your little one’s superpowers. And don’t worry – since these capes don’t use strings that tie around the neck, your kids can safely be up, up, and away!

Fabric Sewn Cape (via How Does She) A velcro fastening makes this easy for a little superhero to put on.

Old T-shirt Cape (via The Southern Institute) An ingenious way to reuse big old T-shirts.

Simple Monogram (via Soleil Selene) Personalize it with a Superman-inspired monogram on a fire engine red cape.

Classic Superhero (via My Handmade Home) A double-sided cape for your little one’s villainous and heroic side.

Felt Cape (via Christy’s Customs) Customize these felt capes with your young superhero’s initials or favorite shape.

Cloud Cape (via Write Tasty) A toddler-friendly cape with elastic armbands instead of a string that ties around the neck.

Playful Cape with Mask (via Project Nursery) Use leftover felt scraps from the cape to make masks that will complete your kids’ disguises.

Decorate Your Own Cape (via Camp Slop) Cut out felt shapes and let your kids glue them on to their cape.

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