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Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Costume
Dress Up as Barnabas Collins from Dark Shadows
Put together a Barnabas Collins costume from Dark Shadows. Official costume and accessories. And ideas for dressing up as the gothic vampire
character played by Johnny Depp's in the 2012 movie.
Barnabas Collins has become a cult favorite since he featured in a daytime soap opera in the 60s and 70s. Now he's back in movie form, played by Johnny Depp in the Dark Shadows movie.
Now you can dress up as Barnabas Collins for Halloween, cosplay or a fancy dress party. The Barnabas Collins cane is a fun accessory - it's great to have an excuse to carry a stylish cane.
Johnny Depp as Barnabas Collins - Dark Shadows Trailer
Let's take a look at Johnny Depp playing Barnabas Collins. You get to see his costumes.
The Inverness cape black coat is a regular item of attire for Barnabas. He wears a variety of gothic shirts, neck ties and brocade vests. He also has his trademark cane and ring. And of course there's the fangs and long fingernails.
Dark Shadows Licensed Barnabas Collins Cape-Coat
The key item for a Barnabas Collins costume is his black coat - it's an Inverness cape and was popular in the late1800s.
The coat is made from wool blend fabric and sized to fit most adults and older teens.
Also available at Entertainment Earth:
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Deluxe Inverness Cape
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Deluxe Adult Wig
Another very distinctive feature of Banabas Collins is his hair. Notice how the fringe makes points. You could do this with gel if your hair has the right color and style. Otherwise add a Barnabas Collins wig for the gothic vampire look.
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Fangs
And of course you'll want those vampire fangs for a real Barnabas Collins look.
Barnabas Collins Cane
Barnabas Collins Cane is another trademark item that will clearly identify your character. You can choose a cheaper costume prop version of the cane or a more expensive wooden version.
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Deluxe Wooden Cane
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Cane
Dark Shadows Barnabas Collins Ring
And there's also Barnabas Collins' distinctive black and gold ring.
Worn on the index finger of the right hand.
Barnabas Collins Character
Barnabas Collins is a vampire who has lived for two centuries. He originally appeared in daytime soap Dark Shadows in the late 60s and early 70s. The series was briefly revived in 1991. In 2012 the character is brought back in the Tim Burton movie Dark Shadows and played by Johnny Depp.
Barnabas Collins reawakens in the 1970s and joins his family as a 'cousin'.
Whether you choose to play the original Barnabas Collins from the TV series or the new Johnny Depp version, the costume is very similar and you can have lots of fun with gothic vampire clothing.
Frill and Tuxedo Shirts
Barnabas goes like his frilly gothic shirts.
Deluxe Ruffled Cotton Shirt With Lace Trim Adult Costume
Pirate Gothic Renaissance Medieval Costume Shirt (Small/Medium, White)
Men's White Tuxedo Medium Shirt Theater Costume
A Brocade Vest
The brocade vest is part of Barnabas's style.
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Vest ,cufflinks, hanky and Ascot Tie for Tuxedo
Cravats, Neck Ties, Medallions
There's always something at Barnaba's neck. whether it's a necktie or a medallion, or both.
Antonio Ricci ASCOT Solid BURGUNDY Color Cravat Men's Neck Tie
Lost Treasure Medallion Necklace
You'll want to achieve the white face and red around the eyes vampire look for the best effect.
Manic Panic Virgin Dreamtone Gothic Foundation Vampire White
Deluxe Vampire Makeup Kit (Adult) Adult (One-Size)
Oh yes, Barnabas has very long fingernails!
Deluxe Black Fingernail Kit Adult (One-Size)
Glow In The Dark Nails
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Barnabas Collins Costume