Boy George Fancy Dress Costumes

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Become the iconic pop star and frontman of the 1980s band Culture Club, with a Boy George fancy dress costume. You will also discover a hat and face masks.

One of the 80s singer’s most famous and enduring looks from that era was his androgynous and flamboyant costume he wore in the band’s Karma Chameleon Video, and also on Top Of The Pops. This combined elements of punk, new wave, and “gender-bending” fashion.

Boy George’s 80s costume was a bold and colourful expression of his unique personality and the spirit of the times. His hair braids and ribbons created a look possibly borrowed from Adam Ant, who had also used them for his unique take on new romanticism earlier on in the decade.

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How to Dress like Boy George

Boy George was a fashion icon of the 1980s. He mixed and matched various pieces, often wearing oversized, draped, and flowing garments. He wasn’t afraid to experiment with textures and patterns, donning colourful, asymmetric tunics, and kimonos.

His style pushed the boundaries of gender norms, and his costumes played a pivotal role in the blurring of lines between masculine and feminine fashion during that era.

Ultimately, Boy George’s clothing was a reflection of his fearless and non-conformist spirit, embodying the vibrant and eclectic fashion culture of the 1980s.

Boy George Make-Up

At the heart of Boy George’s signature look was his makeup. He often sported heavy, exaggerated eyeliner and bright, vivid eyeshadow. His lips were adorned with bold red or dark plum lipstick. His face was a canvas for artistic self-expression, and his makeup was almost as famous as his music.

Boy George Hat and Hair

Boy george had a penchant for hats and turbans, frequently topping off his look with a hat that added a touch of eccentricity. His hair was long, styled with braids, beads, and various accessories, creating a truly iconic silhouette.

We hope these fashion facts will help you to create the perfect 80s Boy George fancy dress costume for you.

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