Whether you are a professional Halloweener or looking for a quick and easy costume, selecting the perfect hat is exactly the place to start. A great hat can compliment costumes ranging from historical figures to fictional characters to occupational.
Felt Fedora – Blue’s Brothers
Grab you best buddy, put on a black suit, sunglasses, and top it off with a black felt fedora hat. If you have a singing and dancing act, that is an added bonus.
Other costume ideas: 1920’s Gangster, Indiana Jones, Freddy Kruger, Frank Sinatra
Boater Hat – Barbershop Quartet
You can go with a group or venture alone, but all you need to pull off this look is a classic boater hat, bow tie, and striped jacket. With the appropriate hat, if your pitch perfect harmonies aren’t quite refined, that will be overlooked.
Other costume idea: Gondola Operator
Cloche Hat – Flapper
The 1920’s fashions would not be complete without the appropriate headwear. The cloche hat was part of the it style during that time period and is essential to completing the flapper costume.
Deerstalker – Sherlock Holmes
There is no mistaking the iconic hat that is synonymous with the fictional character, Sherlock Holmes. A deerstalker hat, trench coat, and pipe are all you need to pull of this look.
Bowler Hat – Charlie Chaplin
The bowler hat is a style made famous by the funny man, Charlie Chaplin. Do not forget to paint on his signature mustache and use the cravat style tie knot.
Other costume idea: Clockwork Orange
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