How to Dress like Mime Costume

A mime is a person who refrains from talking and delivers the message through his body actions. A mime artist uses mime as performance art and acts the entire story through his facial expression and body motion, without speaking a word.

Traditionally mimes are silent but sometimes they can use vocal sound in their acts. A successful mime has definite facial expressions and has the ability to clarify the message with clear actions.

Are you intimidated by a mime already? Have you been thinking how amazing it would be, to stay silent and still deliver the message? Well, if the answer to these questions is a yes, then this is what you need to know.

For the upcoming Halloween party, grab onto the Mime costume and carry a serious and silent look among the crowd. Let your face and body do the talking this time. Below is a list of all the essential items that you would need to complete the Mime costume. Have a look:

Men’s Mime Costume:

Men’s Mime Costume

Shirt:

First things first. A black and white striped shirt is what you need to own. The traditional look of a mime artist includes a full-sleeved black and white striped shirt. This shirt is made of 85% cotton, 10% polyester, and 5% spandex. The shirt has a great stretch and is super comfortable and soft. It features a pull-on closure, crew neck, long sleeves, open hem cuffs, and striped design. The shirt has a body fit.

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Pant:

To pair up a bottom along with the black and white striped shirt, grab onto these black pants and look-alike a mime artist. The pant is constructed from 100% cotton and features a straight fit. The pant has a zip fly and button closure, side slash pockets, double welt pockets at the back and belt loops at the waist. The fabric of the pant is wrinkle-free that eliminates the need for ironing. These black pants perfectly match the shirt.

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Gloves:

To replicate the exact look of a traditional mime artist, don’t miss out on these gloves. The white gloves are crafted from 100% nylon stretch material. The fabric of the gloves is of high-quality and ensures to be super soft, comfortable, and durable. The gloves are lightweight and skin-friendly as well.

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Hat:

Time to grab onto some cool accessories. This beret casual hat is what you need to wear to complete your look for the day. The hat is constructed from soft wool and polyester blend that makes the hat lightweight and comfortable. The inner diameter of the hat measures approx. 5.5” and can fit almost every head size easily. The black-colored hat perfectly goes along with your mime outfit.

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Scarf:

Wrap up this red-colored scarf around your neck over your black and white outfit and look alike the traditional mime artist. The scarf is made of pure chiffon. The fabric of the scarf ensures a silky look that can embrace you with elegance and style. The scarf is thin and sheer but super comfortable and lightweight. The scarf gives you a retro look and completes your mime outfit with grace.

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Suspenders:

Pair up your outfit with these suspenders and look alike a real mime artist. Just make sure to stay quiet and let your body do the speaking for the day. These suspenders are made of 57% cotton, 27% polyester, and 16% elastic. The high-quality and heavy-duty suspenders have an X-shape at the back and the metal clips can easily attach to any pants or trousers.

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Face Paint:

To replicate the exact look that a mime artist carries on the stage whilst staying silent and portraying the entire act through his facial impressions and body structure, it is essential to imitate the exact facial look of the artist as well. A traditional mime artist is spotted with white paint all over the face. Grab onto this white greasepaint for a face that is wax-based, non-toxic, and skin-friendly.

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Shoes:

Lastly, to complete the look of a mime, you need to get your hands on these black dress shoes. The shoes are made of 100% leather and have a durable synthetic sole. The shoes are paired up with soft fabric and synthetic lining. The cushioned Ortho lite footbed gives extra support and comfort to your feet. The rich leather upper is handsomely double stitched and the shoes have a lace-up closure.

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Women’s Mime Costume:

Women’s Mime Costume

Shirt:

You can carry the look of a mime artist for any costume party coming up. All you need to grab onto is this black and white striped shirt. The shirt is constructed from 100% cotton. The fabric of the shirt makes it super lightweight, comfortable, and soft to touch. The shirt has a pull-on closure, crew neck, long sleeves, open hem cuffs, and a slim fit.

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Skirt:

Next, get this black skirt and match it perfectly with the black and white striped shirt. The skirt is crafted from 100% polyester and has a classic fit. The skirt has full-length pleats that give it a perfect swirl. It features an invisible side zipper, up to thigh length, and a comfortable waistband. The skirt is top stitched from waist to hip.

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Stockings:

Pair up your skirt with these striped stockings and look-alike a traditional mime artist. These stockings are constructed from 53% nylon and 47% polyester. The stocking is made of high-quality fabric that makes it lightweight and super comfortable. The stockings have an elastic waistband and a body fitted style.

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Scarf:

Focus on the details of the mime costume and that’s how you can perfectly imitate the look for the day. The scarf is made of pure chiffon that is breathable, lightweight, and comfortable. The scarf is thin and sheer and perfectly wraps around your neck for a retro look. The red-colored scarf will give you a vibrant look along with the black and white outfit.

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Suspenders:

Get hold of these red suspenders and look-alike a traditional mime artist for the day. The suspenders are constructed with cotton, polyester, and elastic. It features an X-back style along with silver hardware and metal buckles. You can pair it up with skirts, pants or jeans. The suspender measures approx. 42 inches long and the clip ends can be adjusted as your desire.

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Gloves:

Don’t miss out on the white gloves that will make you carry the exact look of a mime. The gloves are made of high-quality satin that is stretchable, soft, and breathable. These classic gloves measure approx. 9 inches in length and about 3.3 inches in width. The fine knitting cut and the glossy upper surface of the gloves make it gorgeous wear. The gloves can easily fit your hands without any discomfort or pressure.

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Face Paint:

With this white face paint, you can replicate the exact facial look of a mime artist. The white paint gives opaque coverage without cracking or drying up. The white professional face paint is non-toxic, eco-friendly, and skin-friendly. It is formulated to stay smooth on your skin. The paint is long-lasting.

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Lipstick:

How can we even miss this out? The midnight mystery shade of REVLON super lustrous lipstick is what you need to doll up your lips with. The black shade perfectly matches up with the black and white outfit of a mime artist. The lipstick is super lush, creamy, and vibrant. The micro-fine pigments used to construct the lipstick gives vibrant and lightweight shades. It is formulated with Vitamin E and avocado oil.

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Heels:

Lastly, these black heels will complete your look for the day as a mime artist. The shoes are constructed from leather and have a synthetic sole. The leather upper of the shoes gives a matte and stylish look to the footwear. It is further paired up with an Ortho lite footbed that supports and comforts your feet to the fullest. The heel of the shoes measures approx. 3.25 inches.

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Conclusion

So, what are you waiting for? A mime costume is one of the unique and classiest costumes that you can grab onto for any costume party coming ahead. Just make sure to grab onto every single item that sums up the costume and you are ready to go!