A Hugh Hefner costume is possibly the most chilled out and relaxed fancy dress you could decide to make yourself. After all you will basically need to be dressed in pyjamas. A Hugh Hefner costume is also a great costume idea for couples if your partner will dress in a Playboy Bunny costume.
Hugh Hefner Costume
Making your own Hugh Hefner costume is quite easy. You will need to buy some specific clothing then you will have a great fancy dress that can be used for halloween or a fancy dress party. Here is a complete list of everything you will need to make your own Hugh Hefner costume.
Hugh Hefner Jacket
|As you would have guessed the most important part of this Hugh Hefner fancy dress is the jacket that he always wore.
This is actually a smoking jacket which was dark red. You can use an actual smoking jacket or even a dressing gown.
Hugh Hefner Pyjamas
|Under the smoking jacket that you will be wearing you will need a pair of black silk pyjamas.
You could actually just wear a pair of formal black pants if you choose but silk pyjamas will look best.
Hugh Hefner Slippers
|Since Hugh Hefner was often seen in his pyjamas he was also seen wearing slippers.
If a pair of black slippers are not practical you can also use a pair of black slip-on skate shoes.
Hugh Hefner Hat
|A really nice touch to any Hugh Hefner fancy dress is if you wear a sailors cap just like he used to.
It is possible to buy hats that are identical to the one that Hugh Hefner wore.
Hugh Hefner Pipe
|Hugh Hefner was often seen smoking a pipe.
We would recommend that you use a pipe for your fancy dress although you do not need to use tobacco. This is merely a prop.
Hugh Hefner Sunglasses
|A pair of sunglasses is an optional part of your Hugh Hefner fancy dress.
They are a really nice touch but not essential. If you decide to use sunglasses then we would recommend a pair of aviator style sunglasses.
Hugh Hefner Complete Costume
|There is also the option of buying a readymade Hugh Hefner costume.
It is possible to buy various different versions of this costume which, in most cases, come with everything you will need.
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