Romeo & Juliet (Romeo + Juliet) Costume for Cosplay & Halloween 2023

How to Make Romeo and Juliet’s Costume from Romeo + Juliet

Romeo and Juliet’s age-old tale of love and war got a modern recreation at the 1996 movie, Romeo + Juliet. In one of the scenes, there is an-ongoing costume party.

Juliet wears a white dress with angel wings. She also wears her brown hair in a half updo braided bun.

Meawhile, Romeo wears a chainmail top, shoulder armor, and dark pants.

Look like the most iconic couple in fiction with these costume pieces:

How to make Romeo Costume

Romeo And Juliet Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
# Item Description
1 Chainmail Tunic Get a chainmail tunic, remove head cover.
2 Shoulder Armor Match tunic with shoulder armor.
3 Arm Gear Cover arms with arm band or gear.
4 Silver Foil Add metallic details to the shoulder and arm armour.
5 Black Pants Cop this black pants.
6 Black Shoes Wear black shoes to match the look.
7 Brown Wig Complete Romeo’s look with this brown wig
8 Full Costume Another readymade version

How to make Juliet Costume

Romeo And Juliet Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
# Item Description
1 White Dress Wear a white wrap dress.
2 Angel Wings Pair dress with angel wings which can be in kids’ size.
3 Brunette Wig Finish Juliet’s minimalist look with a brunette wig and fix in a braided updo.
4 Full Costume Another readymade version of costume

About Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet are the titular characters in William Shakespeare’s classic of the same name. In 1996, a modern take on the story was delivered by the film “Romeo + Juliet”. The film still centers on the love story of the couple, as well as the age-old rivalries of their families, the Montagues and Capulets.

This film is set in a then-modern setting. Romeo first met Juliet in the film when the former decided to gatecrash a costume party hosted by Juliet’s family. They fell in a whirlwind romance which would lead to more trouble and their eventual deaths.