Lucy & Ricky Ricardo Costume for Cosplay & Halloween 2023
How to make Lucy Ricard Costume
|Polka Dot Dress
|Wear this navy polka-dot dress to start the costume.
|You may also add a more vintage appeal by wearing this pair of gloves.
|Wear a pair of pumps of your choice.
|You can also add a cool wrist watch to the outfit.
|Put your hair in a bun with this cool tie.
Lucy’s vintage outfit is indeed a classic! Be sure to wear a navy polka-dot dress with collar. Then wear a pair of white gloves and pumps on your feet. To nail her costume, be get a wrist watch and a cute ribbon hair tie.
How to Make Ricky Ricardo Costume
|White Dress Shirt
|Wear a white dress shirt as the base of your outfit.
|Look dashing in a classic black blazer.
|Black Dress Pants
|Match your blazer with a simple pair of black dress pants.
|Black Dress Shoes
|Look all the more dapper in a pair of black dress shoes.
|Straw Hat & Black Bowtie Set
|Go back to the 1950s with this straw hat and bowtie ensemble.
|Have a little fun with bongos.
|If you don’t want to DIY, get this costume set.
|Ruffled Costume Set
|Look a bit more Cuban with this ruffled costume set.
Ricky is the love of Lucy’s life, and vice versa. That’s irrevocably true even though they get on each other’s nerves often times than not. Ricky is more traditional than Lucy, in such a way that he’d rather his wife stay at home and not work. But he’s also very loyal and caring as both a husband and a father!
Ricky is Cuban so he sometimes wears a more South American-inspired outfit. However, most know him for his dapper suit. It consists of a white dress shirt, black blazer, black pants, a black bowtie, and a simple straw hat. Here’s everything you need to look like Ricky Ricardo.
About Ricky & Lucy Ricardo
Lucy and Ricky Ricardo are the main characters in the sitcom I Love Lucy. They are beloved couple acts. Ricky is described as a Cuban-American bandleader who is known for singing Babalu. Meanwhile, Lucy is the wife who often gets into trouble. When Lucy was 22, she met Ricky, a congo drummer, in a blind date. They eventually fell in love and married.
Ricky Ricardo was portrayed by Desiderio Alberto Arnaz ye de Acha III (also known as Desi Arnaz).
Check out these sites to read more about Ricardo and the other characters from I Love Lucy: