If you are looking for a great costume idea and happen to be a fan of The Umbrella Academy what better costume could you ask for than a The Handler Costume. The Handler costume is a fantastic idea simply because there is little chance anyone else will think of it.
The Handler Costume – The Umbrella Academy
When making your own The Handler costume from The Umbrella Academy you will be required to dress mostly in black. Yes, you will need specific items of clothing, many you may have to buy, but The Handler costume is quite easy to create. Here is everything you will need to make your own homemade The Handler costume.
The Handler Coat
|As the basis of The Handler costume you will need a specific type of coat.
This should be a trench coat which should be black and it should be made from leather or faux leather. Your coat should also feature a belt around the waist.
The Handler High Heels
|The only item of The Handler costume you will need which is not black is a pair of high heels.
The high heels you choose should be red and should be court style high heels with no laces or straps.
The Handler Cigarette Holder
|The first prop you will need when making this costume is a cigarette holder.
Ideally, you should be looking for quite a long cigarette holder which should also be black. If you want to be screen accurate you can add a real or fake cigarette.
The Handler Hat
|You will need a very specific style of hat.
This hat should be a mini top hat which also has lace which comes down partially over the face and hair.
Of course this hat should be, like the rest of the costume, be black.
The Handler Gloves
|A pair of black gloves will be needed for The Handler costume. These gloves should be a very specific style.
You will need a pair of gloves that are long enough to come up your arms and should also be fingerless.
The Handler Sunglasses
|You will need a pair of sunglasses for this The Umbrella Academy costume.
These sunglasses must be a very specific style. The sunglasses you choose should have black frames, black lenses, and should have a cat eye styling to them.
The Handler Brief Case
|The second prop you will need for this The Umbrella Academy costume is a brief case.
This should be a black brief case and it should also be quite thick in its size.
The Handler Hair – The Handler Wig
|The final part of The Handler costume is copying the characters hairstyle.
Since the character has a very specific hairstyle the easiest way to replicate this would be to use a shoulder length wig which is somewhere between blonde and grey.
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