How To Dress Like Borat
Who is Borat?
Borat is a Kazakh journalist who hosts a television show on the state-run channel K-ThZy. He is portrayed by British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, and first appeared in the movie Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan.
Borat was a popular character on Da Ali G Show, and he was known for his anti-Semitic and misogynist jokes, as well as his ignorance of American culture.
Borat is known for wearing tight blue jeans, a white dress shirt, and a vest. He also wears a headband to hold back his long black hair. Borat’s trademark moustache is another characteristic that you might want to try out for Halloween.Check Price on Amazon
Borat Sagdiyev is a Kazakh journalist on the state-run television channel K-ThZy.
Borat is portrayed by British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen who wears a traditional Kazakh robe that he purchased from a vintage clothing store in Los Angeles.
Borat Costume Style
Borat wears tight blue jeans, a white dress shirt, and a vest. He also wears a headband to hold back his long black hair. Borat’s trademark moustache is another characteristic that you might want to try out for Halloween.
To dress up as Borat, all you need is a white dress shirt, tight blue jeans, and a costume mustache. You can either try to find a vest, or sew one together yourself.
Another great idea for Borat is to dress up as a member of the Kazakhstan National Equestrian Team, which is what Borat was wearing during his segment on Ali G. You can find all of the necessary pieces to this look here.
Alternatively, you can try to get your hands on a traditional Kazakh robe and wear that to complete your Borat costume.
Items You Will Need to Complete the Costume:
Borat – Party Mask
A Curly Wig And A Moustache, Black
A Light Grey Suit
- Striped Oxford Shirt, Green
A Gold Tie
A wrist watch
A US Flag
How to dress like Borat
The mustache is one of the most important parts of Borat’s costume. It is a dark black, and reaches down to his upper lip. It has a dramatic upward curve at the ends.
You can either try to grow your own mustache for Halloween, or you can purchase an inexpensive fake mustache. To apply the fake mustache, you want to begin with clean, dry hair. Then, apply a thin layer of adhesive to your upper lip and wait for it to become tacky.
Borat’s Shirt & Pants
Borat’s outfit is simple to replicate as he wears tight blue jeans, a white dress shirt, and a vest. He also wears a headband to hold back his long black hair. Borat’s trademark moustache is another characteristic that you might want to try out for Halloween.
Borat Dress Shoes
Borat wears black boots that have a low heel. He also wears a brown belt with a gold buckle, and beige socks.
Try to find some boots that are similar to Borat’s, or you can purchase brown cowboy boots and fashion your own belt out of fabric and elastic. You can wrap the elastic around the top of the boot and then use fabric to make ornaments for the center of the belt buckle.Check Price on Amazon
Socks can be purchased at any store, but if you live in a colder area, you might consider making your own thick white socks from fleece or cotton fabric. Sew your own toe box and heel so that they are sturdy enough for wear outside on Halloween night.
Borat’s US Flag is blue, white, and red. It also has stars sewn onto it.
You can either purchase a flag from a store or find an old one at a thrift shop and then repaint it. Add as many stars as you like, and paint the same colors.
The official flag of Kazakhstan consists of three horizontal stripes: green, gold, and red. Try to find a lighter shade of blue to make your flag look more like Borat’s.
Borat wears a wrist watch. You can try to find a similar one at a thrift store, or you can purchase one online. Try to find one that has a large face and thick band so that it looks more like Borat’s watch.Check Price on Amazon
Borat has a gold tie.
You can either purchase one from a store, or you can try to find one at a thrift shop or vintage clothing store. If you find one that is the right color, then you can simply purchase a tie clip and attach it to your tie.