Vertropolis
 


Costume :Beetlejuice/Betelgeuse
Variant :Wedding Outfit
Source :Beetlejuice (film)
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo May 2013


Costume Photos

Showtime!

Costume test

Full Costume Test

Wedding wig

The Wedding Tux

Corsage

Items bought so far

 


Costume Information

Description
Here we go again!

It's been more of a case of sourcing and buying times then making this time. Thankfully I found an amazing shop on ebay full of colourful ex-rental tuxedos- I found a pretty good match for the one he wears in the film. I'm waiting anxiously for it to arrive.

Same with the shirt- it was quite hard to find what I was looking for- but I've hopefully found a good match. Again- waiting for it to get here.

The shoes were tricky as they only really come in mens sizes in the exact style he has- so I have opted for some patent white brogues instead- as they will mostly be covered by the trousers.

His corsage has very kindly been bough by my cosplay partner for me! I'm going to have to make the poor thing grimy and beaten up.

I have a large chunk of makeup left over from regular Betelgeuse- I just have to get more fake nails. I think I will have to re-make the wig however. The style at the end is much less clumpy with a distinctive comb over.

Comments

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I.. I... I .. NEED to see this - it will make my Expo :D

by FlyingMammal on Thursday, 28 March, 2013 - 17:43
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This is going to be brilliant! Can't wait to see it in person at Expo!

by Stripeycow on Sunday, 7 April, 2013 - 16:03
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Fricken awesome!

by alienqueen on Friday, 26 April, 2013 - 21:50
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Thank you so much! I'll be running around in this all Saturday. ROLL ON MCM x

by Vertropolis on Monday, 29 April, 2013 - 11:14
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Saw this! It was awesome!

by KhaosKreator on Friday, 14 June, 2013 - 20:52
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Wow...that one that says "It's showtime", you literally look like Michael Keaton! Great job on the Beetlejuice/Betelguise cosplay

Props to ya! :D

by Namine on Tuesday, 1 October, 2013 - 18:04