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Anything crafty, messy, painty or fun to make at home is a great way to keep little hands busy on cold Winter days.

Most kids want to dress up as superheroes at some point during their childhood so I have scoured the web and chosen my top 5 Superhero Craft ideas to do during the cold months for any little or big crafty heroes.

5. Painting Plant Pots
A lot of people have took to growing their own fruit and vegetables at home during lockdown, now the weather is colder my idea is to have fun painting some plant pots, plant some seeds and they can watch them grow on their window sills.

4. Superhero Toilet Roll Cuffs
Parents can spend fortunes on buying outfits, trying to be more eco friendly my next craft idea is to make your own superhero cuffs out of finished toilet roll tubes, easy peasy but kids will love designing their own logos and can transform into their favorite heroes.

3. Lollipop Stick Superhero Puppets
These kind of puppets are great for story telling and helping with children's imaginations you just need some lollipop sticks or even sticks from outside, glue, coloured paper, choose your colours and templates. You can get some big pieces of paper and make different backgrounds and scenes if you want. You could draw the Batcave, Avengers Tower or town where your puppet heroes and villains can battle.

2. Superhero Paper Masks and Props
Making masks is a classic kids craft but if you're having a go making DIY costumes then you need some masks, shields, etc., to go with your cuffs. Get some cheap paper plates, string, paint and some imagination. All superheroes have distinctive logos and colours to play around with.

1. Superhero Photo Booth Scene
My favourite idea to do inside is to get all your outfits on and have a go making a scenes from sheets, the best scene is flying over a city but you make an under water scene for Aquaman, Space scene for Guardians of the Galaxy or even a battle scene from Avengers. You can even mess about with Photoshop, if you have the time or skill.

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Anything crafty, messy, painty or fun to make at home is a great way to keep little hands busy on cold Winter days.

Most kids want to dress up as superheroes at some point during their childhood so I have scoured the web and chosen my top 5 Superhero Craft ideas to do during the cold months for any little or big crafty heroes.

5. Painting Plant Pots
A lot of people have took to growing their own fruit and vegetables at home during lockdown, now the weather is colder my idea is to have fun painting some plant pots, plant some seeds and they can watch them grow on their window sills.

4. Superhero Toilet Roll Cuffs
Parents can spend fortunes on buying outfits, trying to be more eco friendly my next craft idea is to make your own superhero cuffs out of finished toilet roll tubes, easy peasy but kids will love designing their own logos and can transform into their favorite heroes.

3. Lollipop Stick Superhero Puppets
These kind of puppets are great for story telling and helping with children's imaginations you just need some lollipop sticks or even sticks from outside, glue, coloured paper, choose your colours and templates. You can get some big pieces of paper and make different backgrounds and scenes if you want. You could draw the Batcave, Avengers Tower or town where your puppet heroes and villains can battle.

2. Superhero Paper Masks and Props
Making masks is a classic kids craft but if you're having a go making DIY costumes then you need some masks, shields, etc., to go with your cuffs. Get some cheap paper plates, string, paint and some imagination. All superheroes have distinctive logos and colours to play around with.

1. Superhero Photo Booth Scene
My favourite idea to do inside is to get all your outfits on and have a go making a scenes from sheets, the best scene is flying over a city but you make an under water scene for Aquaman, Space scene for Guardians of the Galaxy or even a battle scene from Avengers. You can even mess about with Photoshop, if you have the time or skill.

If any of our 'Superhero 'Stay in' Ideas' have inspired you please do share via our social media, we'd love to see them.

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I have found three robots that bring movie characters to life with augmented reality using fun apps that I thought would be great presents this year for Christmas.

UBTECH Iron Man MK50 Robot

Create, control, code, and battle against enemies inspired by iconic Marvel Cinematic Universe battles. You can control the robot's motors, lights and sounds using an app on a mobile device, complete augmented reality missions and customise by uploading your face and record audio phrases. Become immersed in Iron Man's reality and complete missions to build up your Iron Man Mk50 robot's arsenal of Nanotech weaponry.

Customise the Iron Man Mk50 robot by building unique sequences using Block-Based programming for one of a kind hero moves. This highly intelligent robot is a fantastic toy for an tech geek this Christmas. With it more likely we will have to stay in our homes over the holidays, its a great way to have some escapism if you have some cash spare.

- Currently £255.90 on Amazon.co.uk 

Ubtech First Order Stormtrooper Robot

Protect from the First Order against the Resistance in your own room using direct verbal orders and launch attacks via the app. Speak Directly to your Storm trooper, Create a database of up to three faces using the facial biometrics feature for customised interactions. Order your Storm trooper to patrol the designated area to detect and respond to intruders. The Stormtrooper is cheaper than his Iron Man robot brother above also by UBTECH with similar commands and technology so depends on which character you'd rather have. 

- Currently £93.20 on Amazon.co.uk

BB-8 App-Enabled Droid with Droid Trainer by Sphero

There are a lot of BB-8 toys out there but this little one comes with it's own charging dock rather than needing to replace any batteries. The little robot can be controlled via an app or will roll off on it's own and even has a funky boost button. If you have any of the other Sphero Star Wars App-enabled Droids you can watch them interact with each other and BB-8 will even react when it here's film's from the Star Wars Saga. A black or white R2-D2, a BB-9E and a Star Wars Force Band which can control all the droids.

- Currently £159.99 from Amazon.co.uk

We have lots of great unique and rare present ideas too available in our store for collectors and fans alike

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I have found three robots that bring movie characters to life with augmented reality using fun apps that I thought would be great presents this year for Christmas.

UBTECH Iron Man MK50 Robot

Create, control, code, and battle against enemies inspired by iconic Marvel Cinematic Universe battles. You can control the robot's motors, lights and sounds using an app on a mobile device, complete augmented reality missions and customise by uploading your face and record audio phrases. Become immersed in Iron Man's reality and complete missions to build up your Iron Man Mk50 robot's arsenal of Nanotech weaponry.

Customise the Iron Man Mk50 robot by building unique sequences using Block-Based programming for one of a kind hero moves. This highly intelligent robot is a fantastic toy for an tech geek this Christmas. With it more likely we will have to stay in our homes over the holidays, its a great way to have some escapism if you have some cash spare.

- Currently £255.90 on Amazon.co.uk 

Ubtech First Order Stormtrooper Robot

Protect from the First Order against the Resistance in your own room using direct verbal orders and launch attacks via the app. Speak Directly to your Storm trooper, Create a database of up to three faces using the facial biometrics feature for customised interactions. Order your Storm trooper to patrol the designated area to detect and respond to intruders. The Stormtrooper is cheaper than his Iron Man robot brother above also by UBTECH with similar commands and technology so depends on which character you'd rather have. 

- Currently £93.20 on Amazon.co.uk

BB-8 App-Enabled Droid with Droid Trainer by Sphero

There are a lot of BB-8 toys out there but this little one comes with it's own charging dock rather than needing to replace any batteries. The little robot can be controlled via an app or will roll off on it's own and even has a funky boost button. If you have any of the other Sphero Star Wars App-enabled Droids you can watch them interact with each other and BB-8 will even react when it here's film's from the Star Wars Saga. A black or white R2-D2, a BB-9E and a Star Wars Force Band which can control all the droids.

- Currently £159.99 from Amazon.co.uk

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I personally love to flick through a cookbook rather than scroll through websites full of pop up adverts. Whilst trying to look for more healthier recipes after putting on a few pounds during lockdown I came across these perfect cookbooks for any Superhero fans with little and big mouths to feed.

Wonder Woman: The Official Cookbook
Over Fifty Recipes Inspired by DC's Iconic Super Hero Wonder Woman including Greek Goddess Salad, Themysciran Flatbread Pizzas, and Lasso of Truth Cupcakes for cooks of all skill levels and can guess they taste as good as they look.

The Official DC Super Hero Cookbook
There are over 60 Simple, Tasty Recipes for Growing Super Heroes as well as adults. From the Up, Up and Away Parfait to Green Arrow Fruit Kebobs to Holy Guacamole and the Martian Manhunter Malted, the colourfully presented recipes are fun to prepare and to eat. With fun little heroes on the pages to fun ideas to encourage a diversity of foods and flavours this is definitely going on my Christmas list, especially with the cutters.

Marvel Eat the Universe: The Official Cookbook

Marvel have took the cookbook a step further with their creativeness making some amazing hero and villain inspired recipes. Hulk Smashed Potatoes, Green Goblin Pumpkin Bombs, Venom Pads See "Us" and my personal favourite Deadpool's Chimichangas. These recipes don't look particularly easy, possibly messy (Especially the Venom Pasta) and could be time consuming but a lot of fun for the Marvel fans with a free afternoon.

 

I honestly want all of these, definitely on my list to Father Christmas this year.

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I personally love to flick through a cookbook rather than scroll through websites full of pop up adverts. Whilst trying to look for more healthier recipes after putting on a few pounds during lockdown I came across these perfect cookbooks for any Superhero fans with little and big mouths to feed.

Wonder Woman: The Official Cookbook
Over Fifty Recipes Inspired by DC's Iconic Super Hero Wonder Woman including Greek Goddess Salad, Themysciran Flatbread Pizzas, and Lasso of Truth Cupcakes for cooks of all skill levels and can guess they taste as good as they look.

The Official DC Super Hero Cookbook
There are over 60 Simple, Tasty Recipes for Growing Super Heroes as well as adults. From the Up, Up and Away Parfait to Green Arrow Fruit Kebobs to Holy Guacamole and the Martian Manhunter Malted, the colourfully presented recipes are fun to prepare and to eat. With fun little heroes on the pages to fun ideas to encourage a diversity of foods and flavours this is definitely going on my Christmas list, especially with the cutters.

Marvel Eat the Universe: The Official Cookbook

Marvel have took the cookbook a step further with their creativeness making some amazing hero and villain inspired recipes. Hulk Smashed Potatoes, Green Goblin Pumpkin Bombs, Venom Pads See "Us" and my personal favourite Deadpool's Chimichangas. These recipes don't look particularly easy, possibly messy (Especially the Venom Pasta) and could be time consuming but a lot of fun for the Marvel fans with a free afternoon.

 

I honestly want all of these, definitely on my list to Father Christmas this year.

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I've had a look at Superhero treats on Pinterest and I've had to narrow it down because there are so many good ideas and talented bakers and makers.

Check out my favourite 5 treat ideas to have a go at during this difficult time while we're all at home more.

5. Batman Cheese and Crackers
Just need a Batman cutter or any cutter you want with slices of cheese to go with your crackers and it is the quickest and easiest to make of our treat ideas.

4. Thor's Marshmallow Hammers
Pretty cool and simple idea but very effective and you can have some fun with these. Food colouring, marshmallows and pretzel sticks! 'For Asgard!'

3. The Joker and Batman Biscuits
You can buy cookie cutters online or have a go cutting them out yourself. Decorate you biscuit with icing to finish off. A superhero Batman biscuit wouldn't be complete without The Joker.

2. Deadpool Cake Pops
Cake pops are easy and a great treat to make. You simply add the coloured icing you want to create your heroes or villains. Being a big Deadpool fan, I had to choose these!

1. Spider-Man Toffee Apples
Toffee Apples are the classic halloween treat but you can make them anytime of the year. You can use caramel, toffee or chocolate and use any character logo or face you like! 

If any of our Superhero 'Stay in' Ideas have inspired you please share your creations with the hashtag #WorldofSuperheroes; we'd love to see them.

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I've had a look at Superhero treats on Pinterest and I've had to narrow it down because there are so many good ideas and talented bakers and makers.

Check out my favourite 5 treat ideas to have a go at during this difficult time while we're all at home more.

5. Batman Cheese and Crackers
Just need a Batman cutter or any cutter you want with slices of cheese to go with your crackers and it is the quickest and easiest to make of our treat ideas.

4. Thor's Marshmallow Hammers
Pretty cool and simple idea but very effective and you can have some fun with these. Food colouring, marshmallows and pretzel sticks! 'For Asgard!'

3. The Joker and Batman Biscuits
You can buy cookie cutters online or have a go cutting them out yourself. Decorate you biscuit with icing to finish off. A superhero Batman biscuit wouldn't be complete without The Joker.

2. Deadpool Cake Pops
Cake pops are easy and a great treat to make. You simply add the coloured icing you want to create your heroes or villains. Being a big Deadpool fan, I had to choose these!

1. Spider-Man Toffee Apples
Toffee Apples are the classic halloween treat but you can make them anytime of the year. You can use caramel, toffee or chocolate and use any character logo or face you like! 

If any of our Superhero 'Stay in' Ideas have inspired you please share your creations with the hashtag #WorldofSuperheroes; we'd love to see them.

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Pandora have just released their New 'Star Wars x Pandora' Collection with some stunning little characters and symbols from past and current films.

If, like me, you're starting to look for gift ideas for Christmas these are perfect. After having a look through I have chosen my Top 3 favourite charms.

3. Star Wars The Child Charm
Baby Yoda, it's going to be a favourite no doubt. Cuteness sells.

2. Star Wars Darth Vader Charm
James Earl Jones undoubtedly made Darth Vader the most well known character from the Star Wars. A must for any fan!

1. Star Wars C-3PO and R2-D2 Openwork Charm
My personal favourite as these two robots have brought love and laughter, which has helped make the franchise so memorable and continue to entertain in it's never ageing far far away universe. 

We may not sell jewellery but we have some unique and stunning Star Wars gems of our own in our store.

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Pandora have just released their New 'Star Wars x Pandora' Collection with some stunning little characters and symbols from past and current films.

If, like me, you're starting to look for gift ideas for Christmas these are perfect. After having a look through I have chosen my Top 3 favourite charms.

3. Star Wars The Child Charm
Baby Yoda, it's going to be a favourite no doubt. Cuteness sells.

2. Star Wars Darth Vader Charm
James Earl Jones undoubtedly made Darth Vader the most well known character from the Star Wars. A must for any fan!

1. Star Wars C-3PO and R2-D2 Openwork Charm
My personal favourite as these two robots have brought love and laughter, which has helped make the franchise so memorable and continue to entertain in it's never ageing far far away universe. 

We may not sell jewellery but we have some unique and stunning Star Wars gems of our own in our store.

Sign up to our mailing list to keep up to date with the latest news, stories and offers in our store.

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