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The Riddler (Batman) – Costume and Props

Compilation of Riddler costume and props
The Riddler’s Dress, Top-hat and Staff

Riddler Costume

Dress: I bought an emerald green dress to use as a base. I sewed on question marks I cut out of black material

Top-hat: I built a small top-hat out of a recylced plastic container and cardboard. Which I covered with green material and two question marks and a black ribbon

Staff: Gold question mark staff

Green mask

Riddle cards: Cards with various riddles

The Riddler Staff

Riddler Staff – full size

How-to-guide:

  • I bought a wooden pole as a base (described as spare broom handle pole)
  • I built up the ? top out of cardboard, super-glue and tape
  • I secured it on to the pole
  • Painted bottle caps gold and attached to make the dot of the ?
  • Papier-mâché (to seal it and help paint stick)
  • Paint gold
  • PVA glue top coat

 

Close-up of Riddler staff head, surrounded by riddles

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