A Don 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 Don Draper’s clothes and style all you will need is your partner to dress as Betty Draper.
Don Draper Costume – Mad Men
Since Mad Men is set in the 1960’s the Don Draper’s style is very familiar with this era. His suits, ties, and clothing all look and feel like the fashion of the 1960’s. Here is a complete list of everything you will need to dress like Don Draper and make your own Don Draper costume.
Don Draper Suit
|The most important part of your Donald Draper costume has to be the suit that he wears.
The suit that Donald Draper wears is clearly an expensive suit which is made to measure. Wear a suit that complements your build and as close to a fitted suit as you can find.
Don Draper Shirt
|Like his suits Donald Draper always wears an expensive looking white shirt.
For your Donald Draper costume wear a nice fitting and smart looking white shirt.
Imperfections are easy to hide since you will be wearing a suit jacket over the top.
Don Draper Shoes
|For your Don Draper costume you will need to wear business like shoes just like he wears in Mad Men.
The shoes Donald Draper wears are always black and always appear to be lace up shoes.
Don Draper Necktie
|Throughout Mad Men Donald Draper wears a variety of different neckties.
For your Donald Draper costume wear either a plan colored necktie or wear a tie that has diagonal strip in pattern.
Just make sure the necktie you choose is familiar with the sixties.
Don Draper Cufflinks
|Always the master of style Donald Draper always wears expensive looking cufflinks with his shirts.
You do not need to spend a fortune on cufflinks for your Don Draper costume but a set off cufflinks will add to the authenticity of this costume.
Don Draper Cigarette
|A really nice finer detail of your Don Draper costume should be the addition of a fake cigarette.
Don Draper is a somewhat heavy smoker and is often seen with a cigarette in his hand.
Don Draper Whiskey Glass
|A final touch to your Donald Draper costume should be a glass of whiskey. After all Don Draper loves nothing better than a glass of whiskey.
You can buy a replica of the actual whiskey glasses that are used in the advertising agency. If not any whisky glass will do.
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