5 Pieces of Winter Apparel That Will Make You Feel Like a Superhero

With several highly anticipated movies scheduled to roll out from Marvel and DC over the next couple of years, interest in superhero comic book characters has never been higher. And whether you’re a fan of Captain America or Batman, there are plenty of clothes items out there that are branded with your favorite superhero’s logo. Now that the cold weather is finally here, we thought this would be an opportune time to highlight some of the snazziest superhero-themed winter wear available. Here are five pieces of winter apparel that will make you feel like a superhero.

1. DC Comics Men’s Batman Mask Peruvian with Ears

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Source: Amazon

The next big superhero movie to land in theaters will be Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, which premieres on March 25, 2016. As the title suggests, the movie will feature a battle between the Caped Crusader and the Man of Steel. And while we still don’t know who will win that showdown, we do know who won the “best headwear” contest: Batman. Keep your head warm this winter with the Peruvian version of Batman’s cowl that even includes the iconic pointed bat ears. Go full Dark Knight by wearing this hat as a mask, or simply wear it as a traditional chullo. You can find the DC Comics Men’s Batman Mask Peruvian with Ears here.

2. Captain America Quarter Zip Pullover

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Fight the cold like a super soldier with this officially licensed Captain America Quarter Zip Pullover. With an understated design that features a discreet Captain America shield logo over the left breast; this pullover is perfect either as a standalone clothes item or as an additional layer of warmth on especially cold days. It’s also a great way to let others know which side you stand on for the upcoming Captain America: Civil War movie that lands in theaters on May 6, 2016. You can find the Captain America Quarter Zip Pullover here.

3. Man of Steel Shield Adult Navy Hoodie

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Source: WBshop

Superman may be impervious to cold, but those of us not lucky enough to be born on Krypton will appreciate the protection this Man of Steel hoodie provides from the chilly weather. Made of a premium 80% cotton/20% polyester blend, this hoodie features a drawstring hood, a front pouch pocket, and the redesigned Superman logo that first made an appearance in 2013’s Man of Steel. You can find the Man of Steel Shield Adult Navy Hoodie here.

4. Star Lord Galaxy Red Leather Moto Bomber Guardians Jacket

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Source: Amazon

Whether you call him Star-Lord or just Peter Quill, there’s no question that this Guardians of the Galaxy character has one of the coolest jackets ever featured in a Marvel movie. And while we can’t promise that it will make you an intergalactic hero, this faux leather jacket will make you more stylish and warmer than your average half-alien, half-earthling. As Groot would say, this jacket is “I am Groot.” Which is good (we think). You can find the Star Lord Galaxy Red Leather Moto Bomber Guardians Jacket here.

5. Avengers Assemble Scarves

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Source: ThinkGeek

One of the best ways to add a little personal style to your winter wardrobe is with a scarf. And if you’re a fan of the Avengers, you’ll definitely want to stay warm and stylish this winter with one of these scarves that feature images of a few of Earth’s mightiest heroes. Choose from four different designs: Captain America, Hulk, Iron Man, or one that combines all three. You can find all four versions of these awesome Avengers Assemble Scarves here.

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