A Betty Draper costume is an excellent cosplay idea especially if you are looking for an idea for the best couples costume and happen to be a fan of Mad Men. One you have Betty Draper’s clothes and style all you will need is your partner to dress as Don Draper.
Betty Draper Costume – Mad Men
Being set in the 1960’s it is hardly any surprise that Betty Draper from Mad Men follows the fashion and style of the 60’s. The dresses and shoes she wears are very reminiscent of the era. Even her hairstyle and the fact she wears stockings will reming you of the 60’s. Here is a complete list of everything you will need to dress like Betty Draper and make your own Betty Draper costume.
Betty Draper Dress
|The main part of your Betty Draper costume has to be the dress that you choose to wear.
For this Betty Draper costume we would recommend creating the look like in the picture so choose a cocktail style swing dress to wear that is very sixties in style.
Betty Draper High Heels
|Like most of the female characters in Mad Men, Betty Draper is nearly always seen in high heels.
We would recommend either white or black court shoes if you want to dress like Betty Draper.
Betty Draper Stockings
|Back in the 60’s for formal dress women often wore a pair of stockings.
For your Betty Draper costume wear a pair of tan stockings with a garter. You could also wear a pair of pantyhose if you would prefer.
Betty Draper Pearl Necklace
|Keeping with her sixties style and fashion Betty Draper wears jewellery that is reminiscent of that decade.
We would recommend buying and wearing a pearl necklace for your Betty Draper costume.
Betty Draper Pearl Earrings
|Like the necklace that she wears Betty Draper matches her necklace with a pair of pear earrings.
For you Betty Draper costume wear a pair of pear earrings or a pair of fake pearl earrings.
Betty Draper Gloves
|Since, for you Betty Draper costume, you will be portraying her in formal wear we would recommend that you wear a pair of gloves as part of the costume.
The gloves that you should wear should be white and a lace type finish.
Betty Draper Belt
|The final touch to you Betty Draper costume should be a fabric type belt with polkadot patterns.
the belt you should choose for around your waist should be of a silk type finish.
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