Dress Like Richard Simmons Costume for Cosplay & Halloween

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Quirky and energetic are traits you want your fitness coach to have if you want to stay super motivated during your weight loss journey. Good thing Richard Simmons has both and that is probably why he’s TV show and gym became so successful.

Like his outlandish behavior, Richard Simmons outfit is also as peculiar. He prefers to wear a red tank top, candy-striped dolphin shirts, and red sweatbands. Don’t forget his unforgettable afro hairdo! Here’s everything you need to look like Richard Simmons.

How to Dress Like the Flamboyant Fitness Guru Richard Simmons

Richard Simmons Cosplay & Costume Guide
# Item Description
1 Red Tank Top When exercising, it’s important that you’re comfy. Richard likes wearing a red tank top with rhinestones on it so add fake ones to yours as well.
2 Red Dolphin Shorts Richard’s iconic look isn’t complete without dolphin shorts! Although he prefers his candy-striped, this red one is a great alternative.
3 Curly Brown Afro Wig Don’t forget to wear this curly brown afro wig to imitate Richard’s crazy hair!
4 Red Sweatbands and Wristbands A true symbol of working out, Richard loves wearing a red sweatband and matching wristbands.
5 White Crew Socks To keep himself comfy while exercising, Richard wears a pair of white crew socks.
6 White Sneakers Don’t forget to wear comfortable white sneakers when going out as Richard Simmons.
7 Dumbbells Bring along the lightest pair of dumbbells with you.
8 Richard Simmons Full Costume Set If you don’t have the time to get everything ready for your costume, just buy a full Richard Simmons costume set.

About Richard Simmons

Richard Simmons real names is Milton Teagle Simmons. He is an energetic and quirky fitness instructor and actor that had a regular show on TV called Sweatin’ to the Oldies.

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