When it comes to halloween there are few movies that offer as many great costume ideas as The Purge. A Freak Gang costume from the first purge movie is a great halloween costume idea for couples or groups of friends. One person can dress as the polite leader character while others dress in Female Freak costumes.
Freak Gang Costume – The Purge
Both the Polite Leader costume and Female Freak costume are easy costumes to make. This makes them great last minute costume ideas as well as great costume ideas for couples or groups. Here is a complete list of everything you will need to make your own Freak Gang costume from The Purge.
Polite Leader Costume – The Purge
The first Freak Gang costume we will look at is the Polite Leader. There is a good chance you will already own most of what you will need to make this Purge costume.
Polite Leader Mask
|Possibly the most important item you will need for this Freak Gang costume is the mask worn by the polite leader character.
The easiest thing to do here is simply buy a replica of the mask that the polite leader wears in The Purge.
Polite Leader Blazer
|You will need a blazer for this Freak Gang costume.
What you should look for here is a dark colored blazer with an emblem on the left breast of the jacket. You can use the jacket of a suit and apply your own emblem if you wish.
Polite Leader Necktie
|The necktie that you will need for this Freak Gang costume from The Purge fits the style of the jacket you will be wearing.
Here you should look for a necktie which features a red tartan pattern.
Polite Leader Shirt
|A simple shirt will be required for this Freak Gan costume.
Ideally you should be looking for a light blue formal style shirt like you would wear to a job in an office.
Polite Leader Pants
|The pants you will need should closely match the jacket that you will be wearing for this Freak Gang costume.
You can choose to use a complete suit or you can add the pants to this Freak Gang costume separately.
Polite Leader Shotgun
|The final part of this Freak Gang costume that you will need is a shotgun like the polite leader is seen using in The Purge.
We would not recommend using a real shotgun for this Freak Gang costume. Instead we would recommend using a toy or airsoft shotgun.
Female Freak Costume – The Purge
If you are using the Freak Gang costume from The Purge as a couples costume or group costume then will also need to make your own Female Freak costume. Here is everything you will need to make your own Female Freak costume from The Purge.
Female Freak Mask
|You will need a Purge mask for your Female Freak costume.
The easiest thing to do here is use a female specific Purge mask which are usually perfect replicas of what you see in the movie.
Female Freak Dress
|The main article of clothing you will need for this Purge costume is the long white dress the Female Freak wears.
We would recommend using a long white dress or, even better, a white victorian style night gown.
Female Freak Shoes
|This character is often seen in The Purge wearing no shoes. However, bare feet may not be practical for a halloween costume or fancy dress.
The character is also seen wearing white ballet shoes which is what we would recommend.
Female Freak Machete
|The final part of this Purge costume is the Female Freak’s weapon of choice which is a machete.
We would not advise using a real machete. Instead we would recommend that you use a machete prop which would usually be made from foam or plastic.
Check out more The Purge costume ideas here.