Magneto Costume for Cosplay & Halloween 2023
Like many villains, Magneto’s back story was full of society failing him at every turn. His pain started out so young when he had to witness his German Jewish family murdered in front of him. He had to experience the hardships of Auschwitz, the death of a daughter, and the loss of his love before even contemplating become the world-renowned villain that he was.
Magneto has had a few costume changes throughout the years. However, his latest movie garb does show come back to his more classic look albeit a bit updated. Rock red leather armor, a maroon cape billowing behind you, while wearing Magneto’s iconic red helmet. Here’s everything you need to look like Magneto.
How to Make Magneto Costume
|Purple Long-Sleeved Shirt
|Start off your outfit with a long-sleeved purple shirt.
|Make sure to wear red armor as a vest.
|Pair your purple top with simple black pants.
|Protect your hands with a pair of black gloves.
|Don’t forget to wear a sturdy pair of black boots.
|Learn how to DIY Magneto’s helmet.
|Use EVA foam for your helmet.
|Don’t forget to wear a cape.
|Use spray paint to turn your armor vest and helmet into the same shade.
|Don’t want to DIY? Get this costume set instead.
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