Doña Florinda (El Chavo del Ocho) Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
How to Make Doña Florinda’s Costume from El Chavo del Ocho
|1||Rollers||Use these traditional hair curlers to start her iconic look.|
|2||Red Gingham Dress||Then wear this dress. You may also cut it to a length you prefer.|
|3||Blue Apron||Add a blue apron or pinafore to the costume.|
|4||Wedge sandals||Complete the outfit with your sandals, too!|
|5||Flower patches||Add some flower patches to your apron|
Doña Florinda’s wardrobe reminds viewers of home thanks to her red gingham dress which she styled with a blue apron or pinafore. To rock her costume, be sure to add as many colored hair rollers or curlers on your hair, too! Complete the costume with a pair of white footwear.
About Doña Florinda
Doña Florinda is a character from the Mexican sitcom El Chavo del Ocho. In the show, she is introduced as the mother of Quico. She was married to a rich naval officer before the said officer passed away. Throuhgout the show, Florinda is seen to be the love interest of Professor Jirafales. She is also seen in the show as having an apparent superiority complex over her neighbors. Florinda is protective of Quico and is usually seen slapping Don Ramón (as a running gag) each time her son is in distress.