If you are looking for a last minute costume idea why not make your own Betty Rubble costume. This is a great costume to use as a couples costume or a costume for a family. You could dress in a Betty Rubble costume while other members of your family could dress as Barney and Bamm-Bamm. If you have a group you could dress as The Flintstones and the Rubble’s. You can see our other costumes that will work well as a couples, group, or family costume here.
Betty Rubble Costume – The Flintstones
A Betty Rubble costume can be quite a sexy looking costume. It is simple and cheap to make. This makes it a great last minute costume idea for halloween or as a fancy dress costume. Here is our complete list of everything you will need to make your own Betty Rubble costume.
Betty Rubble Dress
|Firstly you will need a dress to make this costume.
This dress should be quite long and should also be blue with a jagged hemline. You have the option of modifying a long blue dress or making your own dress from a sheet of blue fabric.
Betty Rubble Neck Strap
|Next you will need to consider the black strap or necklace that Betty wears around her neck.
This can be easily made from a strip of black fabric or, if you can find one, a replica of th necklace that Betty wears in the Flintstones.
Betty Rubble Shell Brooch
|The necklace that Betty wears features a shell shaped pendant at the front.
If you can find a shell necklace then this would most likely work perfectly with your Betty Rubble costume.
You also have the option of buying or finding a shell and attaching it to the black fabric mentioned earlier.
Betty Rubble Hair Bow
|You will need a bow in the back of your hair to make the best Betty Rubble costume.
This bow should be blue. You may be able to find a bow slide that will easily clip into your hair. If not you can always use some blue ribbon which you can then tie into a bow.
Betty Rubble Hair – Betty Rubble Wig
|Next when making your own Betty Rubble costume you will need to make sure you have a black bobbed hairstyle.
The easiest way to replicate the hairstyle of Betty Rubble would be to buy and wear a simple wig.
Betty Rubble Complete Costume
|There is always going to be some people who would rather buy a readymade Betty Rubble costume.
If this sounds like you then you will be pleased to know that these costumes can be found quite easily and cheaply.
See more The Flintstones costumes here.