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Superhero Reality

Real-life superhero innovations give consumers something to believe in

Implications - Children have traditionally looked up to superheros, who encourage them to be “brave” during times of despair. Today’s adult consumer isn’t afraid to carry on their vigilante obsession, looking for inspiration anywhere they can during times of extreme stress. Luckily, there is a slew of hero-inspired products available to encourage consumers to stay strong and brave no matter how tough life gets.
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Featured Examples

Heroic Cooking Clothing
Heroic Cooking Clothing
Superhero Aprons are Perfect for Geeky Chefs
Heroic cooks deserve heroic kitchen clothing like these Superhero Aprons. Bethany Sew-and-Sew is the creative genius behind these Superhero Aprons that bring both the heroes and villains of the comic book… MORE
Graphic Novel Jewelry
Graphic Novel Jewelry
Customcomix Creates Accessories Out of Vintage Comics
Customcomix produces an amazing array of comic book-inspired accessories that include bracelets and earrings. Using vintage comic book pages, the items from Customcomix feature a variety of superheroes.… MORE
Badass Superhero Kicks
Badass Superhero Kicks
These Masterpiece x Airwalk x DC Comics Shoes Will Have Geeks Drooling
All comic book lovers who lay eyes on the drool-worthy Masterpiece x Airwalk x DC Comics sneakers will be fighting to get a pair of their own. The Masterpiece x Airwalk x DC Comics shoes are actually… MORE
Superhero Comic Cosmetics
Superhero Comic Cosmetics
The MAC Wonder Woman Collection is Here to Rescue
The MAC Wonder Woman collection of cosmetics is here to save your dull-looking skin. The colorful mascaras and bold eyeshadows really stand out in this line. The bright reds, blues and yellows used in… MORE
play_circle_filled Superhero Dating Sites
Superhero Dating Sites
Super Harmony Plays Cupid For the Super Human Race
Super Harmony is a parody of the eHarmony ads that matches superheros with regular, un-super humans. The hilarious commercial that accompanies the faux dating site will definitely get you laughing. Wonder… MORE
play_circle_filled Sci-Fi Superhero Suits
Sci-Fi Superhero Suits
These DIY Axon Suits were Created by Inventive Students
Feast your eyes upon the Axon suit, an intricately designed piece made with LED lights and reed switches. This futuristic Axon suit is a piece made to fit a superhero and is nothing short of gorgeously… MORE
Real-Life Superhero T-Shirts
Real-Life Superhero T-Shirts
University of South Carolina Creates Wearable Body Armor
If you’ve ever found yourself bummed that most of your clothing is relatively ineffective at deflecting bullets, then the University of South Carolina’s body armor invention might interest you. The material… MORE
Heroic Car Shoots
Heroic Car Shoots
Sonja Gutschera and Leif Henrik Osthoff Team Superheros with a Porsche
Photography pair Sonja Gutschera and Leif Henrik Osthoff shoot brilliant shots for beauty editorial, advertising and much more. In a recent project, they took a break from professional activities and did… MORE
Rad Superhero Kicks
Rad Superhero Kicks
PHANTACi Unveils the Green Hornet Sneakers
Jay Chou's PHANTACi Green Hornet-themed fashion line has just added Green Hornet Sneakers to the mix of rad apparel items. Not too long ago, Chou's clothing line PHANTACi released photographs of Green… MORE
Mega Man Coffee Cups
Mega Man Coffee Cups
The E-Mug Original Megamug Fuels You Up for a Big Day
If you ask me, coffee cups are always designed far too small; the exception being the E-Mug Original Megamug and large matching coaster. Inspired by the Rockman video game, this superhero energy capsule… MORE

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