Apollo Creed (Rocky) Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
Apollo Creed was the undisputed heavyweight champion when Rocky decided to challenge him. Well-matched, he only won their first fight due to a split-decision. Once rivals, Creed became Rocky’s mentor and coach in Rocky III.
Creed is most notable for his American boxing costume during Rocky IV. He wore an American Flag-inspired top hat, American flag-inspired boxing shorts, and red boxing gloves. Here’s everything you need to look like Apollo Creed.
How to Make Apollo Creed Costume
|1||American Flag Boxing Robes||Before coming inside the ring, Apollo wore the American colors on his robes.|
|2||American Flag Creed Boxing Shorts||Showing off nationalist pride, Apollo wore American flag-inspired boxing shorts to his fight.|
|3||Red Boxing Gloves||Apollo wore standard red boxing gloves.|
|4||White Crew Socks with Red Detail||To keep in theme with his outfit, Apollo preferred a pair of white knee-high crew socks with red detail.|
|5||White Sneakers with Red Detail||Apollo matched his socks with white and red sneakers.|
|6||American Flag Top Hat||To add to the enormous spectacle, Apollo went inside the ring with an American Flag-inspired top hat.|
About Apollo Creed
Apollo Creed was played by actor, Carl Weathers.
Check out these sites to read more about Apollo Creed and the other characters from Rocky: