Ragnar Lothbrok Costume for Cosplay & Halloween

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Viking fashion is a rough combination of fur and leather armor. The same can be said for Ragnar Lothbrok’s outfit in the Vikings television show. Ragnar is a Viking Earl and adventurous warrior, so he is often dressed in battle gear that includes many weapons.

To make your own Ragnar Lothbrok costume, you will need few things. Those things include items such as a leather armor chest plate, a Viking style battle axe, a silver bracelet, and a fur cape.

How to make Ragnar Lothbrok Costume

Ragnar Lothbrok Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
# Item Description
1 Tunic, Medieval style Vikings wore long shirt-like tunics and they were often very worn looking and dirty.
2 Chest plate, leather Mostly leather armor was used by Vikings who did not have much skill at making metal armor. Leather armor was also much easier to move and fight in, and as Ragnar was a warrior, he often favored it.
3 Pants, plain, cotton These cotton pants are a similar style to what Ragnar himself wears and are a very versatile item.
4 Cape, fur Vikings were great hunters as well as warriors and wore the furs of the animals they killed in order to keep warm. It also gives the costume a very rough and tough look.
5 Boots, suede loafers Ragnar wears similar style boots made of suede for their ability for stealth and hardiness.
6 Belt, armor Though they did not wear much metal armor, Vikings did wear some armor from those they had pillaged from.
7 Battle axe Long handled battle axes were the Vikings choice weapon and Ragnar always carries his with him.
8 Shield, Viking style Shield like this one were often used by Vikings in battle, including Ragnar.
9 Bracelet, dragon, silver Ragnar and his warriors wore bracelets like this one to show the clan or village they belonged to.
10 Wig, beard, Viking style This Viking style wig and beard set help with the accurateness of the costume and will help you get and even greater Viking look.

About Ragnar Lothbrok

Ragnar Lothbrok is the main protagonist in the historical adventure television show, Vikings. The show is centered around Ragnar, played by Travis Fimmel, and the rest of his family and village as they adventure and do battle around medieval Scandinavia and England in search of glory and riches.