Hmmm: Cinderella’s Coach? NASA Space Shuttle? How About Space Princess?

Menlo Park, CA (July 19, 2019) — Take one kid, some corrugated cardboard and add Halloween. What do you got? The makings of a suitable Halloween costume that may just be revolutionary! That’s the premise behind the NASA Space Shuttle Discovery ($39.99) and the Cinderella Coach ($34.99) where parents just don’t buy a costume but have children help build a striking cardboard one! Imagine the pride on Halloween when the neighbors’ ask, “Where did you get that Airplane? Train? Bulldozer?” The answer, of course, is “I made it!”

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Discover the wonders of costume play at Suitables ( where youngsters suit up and power their imagination. Cute and comfy best describe these striking slip-over-your-head outfits. Every Suitable is very light with designs weighing between 2 to about 4 lbs including any electronics and batteries. The soft stretch straps make them very comfortable to wear, report both kids and parents!

“Our unique corrugated cardboard costumes are fun and easy to build and even more fun to play in,” explains Suitables President & Lead Designer Mike Goedde. “Whether you’re looking for a unique costume for Halloween, birthday party, or a role play adventure anytime at home – there’s simply nothing like it anywhere else! Every one of our costumes is innovative, environmentally friendly and recyclable.”

Online orders from the Suitables site include free shipping! The helpful site explains how to measure your child for the right fit. Then be sure to click on their informative how-to YouTube videos including this Cinderella Coach:

NASA Space Shuttle Discovery, plus satellite toy which doubles as Trick-or-Treat bucket
NASA Space Shuttle Discovery, plus satellite toy which doubles as Trick-or-Treat bucket

“When choosing the perfect costume,” wrote blogger The Super Mom Life, “there are certain things that are non-negotiable for us, which include originality, the wow factor and above all, comfort. If a costume can check off all three, it’s the perfect Halloween costume for our kids!” She then went on to gush about Suitables Diesel Train ($39.99), Fire Truck ($39.99) and Cinderella Coach ($39.99). “The boxes themselves fit easily over (daughter) Falynn’s head and were just as comfortable as they were adorable.”

Ready to explore ten imaginative ideas? Start with space exploration, a hot topic this year with the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Consider a Halloween costume that’s out-of-this-world! All are safety-tested for ages 3+ because of small parts, but kids age 2 and older can enjoy.

NEW! NASA Space Shuttle Discovery • $39.99NEW! NASA Space Shuttle Discovery • $39.99
Let your kid “space out” in our detailed NASA Space Shuttle Discovery. Features astronaut and mission control sounds, satellite toy that doubles as a Trick-Or-Treat bucket, and optional cargo bay doors that latch closed! “Houston, we don’t have a problem!” The NASA insignia logo is used with permission from NASA. One size only (fits most 3- to 8-year-olds). Approximate build time: 45-60 minutes.

Space Cruiser • $39.99Space Cruiser • $39.99
“BLAST OFF!” in our classic style rocket ship with countdown and blastoff sound! An easy-to-build Suitables model with retro-classic rocket looks that are sure to grab lots of looks. No doubt this will be the most unique costume on the block! This style has one size, but it should fit most 4- to10-year-olds. Approximate build time: 25 minutes.

Space Princess • $39.99Space Princess • $39.99
Add a feminine touch to a rocket ship and you’ve got this pretty model. Features classic rocket style with lights and sound (countdown with blastoff!). Like the Space Cruiser, this style is one-size-only, fitting most 4- to 10-year-olds. Approximate build time: 25 minutes.

Once upon a time seems like a good place to start planning a Halloween adventure. Cinderella’s Coach checks off every fantasy a little girl can imagine! Can you say Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo?

Cinderella’s Coach • $34.99Cinderella’s Coach • $34.99
Wear this before midnight and there are no fears of turning into a pumpkin! Ride into fairy tale fantasy in this classic Cinderella pumpkin coach! Features enchanting gold trim and jewels fit for a princess and optional/removable horses. One-size-only fits most 2- to 7-year-olds. Approximate build time: 30 minutes.

For more modern modes of transportation, consider dressing up with an airplane, diesel train, aircraft carrier, fire truck or a bulldozer! If clothes make the man then little details make the costume! Try to pick just one!

Airplane • $39.99 •Airplane • $39.99 •
Take to the skies in this classic propeller airplane. Features include a spinning propeller, landing gear, and airplane sounds. One-size-only should fit most 2- to7-year-olds. Approximate build time: 30 minutes.

Diesel Train – Santa Fe or Union Pacific • $39.99
All aboard! This is the design that inspired the creation of Suitables! Choose the yellow Union Pacific Diesel or red Santa Fe Diesel train boasting a classic diesel train horn sound and detailed high-quality graphics that faithfully represent the UP and SF brands. One-size-only but should fit most 2- to 7-year-olds. Approximate build time: 25 minutes. Products bearing Union Pacific mark are used with approval from Union Pacific Railroad Company. Likewise, products bearing BNSF/Santa Fe mark are used with approval from BNSF Railroad Company.

Aircraft Carrier • $39.99Aircraft Carrier • $39.99
Cruise the seas in this unique aircraft carrier. Modeled after the iconic USS Enterprise featured in Top Gun! Kit includes 5 fun-flying mini airplane kits for testing your carrier landing skills from across the room! Features flight sounds, F-14 Tomcats on deck and in below deck hangar spaces, a bow hatch for candy and toy planes. Wow! Plus, a deck cover panel that snaps in to build a complete flight deck for kids to play on, when not worn! It’s a “boat load” of fun! One-size-only should fit most 2- to7-year-olds. Approximate build time: 40 minutes.

Fire Truck • $39.99Fire Truck • $39.99
Jump in the truck, blare the sirens, and race to put out that fire in this bright red fire truck! Features head turning graphics, fire engine horn and siren sounds. You won’t find anything else like it because at Suitables we don’t skimp on the details. One-size-only fits most 2- to 7-year-olds.

Bulldozer • $39.99Bulldozer • $39.99
Push that dirt! This unique Suitables bulldozer captures all the beautiful grown-up elements of the real thing. Features detailed control panel and real bulldozer sounds! One-size-only fits most 2- to 7-year-olds. Approximate build time: 40 minutes.

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