One of the very best costume ideas for couples is making your own homemade DIY Alabama Whitman costume as portrayed by Patricia Arquette in True Romance. The woman can wear an Alabama Whitman costume while the man can dress like Clarence Worley.
Alabama Whitman Costume – True Romance
To dress like Alabama Whitman, or Alabama Worley as she is later known, is quite fun. There are two versions of the Alabama Whitman costume you can choose from. There is the version of this fancy dress that uses leggings and there is the version where you can use a skirt. The choice is up to you. Below is every item of clothing you will need to make your own homemade DIY Alabama Whitman costume from True Romance.
Alabama Whitman Top
|The top you will need should ideally be of a crop top style.
This should be turquoise color and should be loose fitting. Whether or not you choose a sheer top is down to your own level of comfort.
Alabama Whitman Bra
|You will need to pay close attention to the bra you choose when you are dress like Alabama Whitman from True Romance.
The bra you choose should be either turquoise or blue in color. Turquoise would be the best choice as this is the color Patricia Arquette wears in the movie.
Alabama Whitman Leggings
|The first option you have when making your own homemade DIY Alabama Whitman costume is whether to wear leggings or a skirt.
If you choose leggings you will need a pair of pink leggings with a leopard print pattern.
Alabama Whitman Skirt
|You can just as easily wear a skirt rather than leggings for your Alabama Whitman costume.
If you would prefer to wear a skirt you should choose a tight fitting skirt which is quite shirt. It should also feature a cow print pattern.
Alabama Whitman Belt
|If you have chosen to wear a skirt for this True Romance costume you will also need to find a suitable belt to wear.
This should be quite a wide belt and should be turquoise in color.
Alabama Whitman Boots
|If you have chosen to wear a skirt for your Alabama Whitman costume you will need to find a pair of suitable cowboy boots.
The most important attribute when choosing a pair of cowboy boots is that they are blue.
Alabama Whitman High Heels
|If you have chosen to wear leggings for your Alabama Whitman costume you will need a pair of high heels with a stiletto heel.
They should be turquoise or blue and should have a strapped back.
Alabama Whitman Sunglasses
|A pair of classic retro looking sunglasses are a must for this True Romance costume.
The frames should be a turquoise color and should have dark lenses.
Alabama Whitman Bag
|If you really want to copy the style of Alabama Whitman from True Romance you will need a pink handbag.
A small pink lunchbox or similar shaped bag will perfectly replicate the style of the character.
Alabama Whitman Hair – Alabama Whitman Wig
|The final thing you will need to consider when making your own Alabama Whitman costume is the characters hairstyle.
In True Romance Patricia Arquette has light blonde hair which is a bobbed style and slightly shorter than shoulder length.
See more True Romance costumes here.