How To Dress Like Victor Van Dort
What is the Corpse Bride?
The Corpse Bride is a black comedy stop-motion animated musical film produced by Tim Burton and directed by Mike Johnson and Tim Burton. It is based on the poem The Corpse Bride by British poet, playwright and screenwriter, Alan Bennett.
The plot centers on Victor Van Dort (Depp), a shy young man who is preparing to get married to his childhood sweetheart Victoria Everglot (Bonham Carter). On the night before his wedding, Victor is visited by the ghost of his deceased bride-to-be, Emily (Kidman). She was dressed in her wedding gown and standing on a cloud. Victor did not know what to do and the Corpse Bride appeared and made him marry her. He tried to escape from her but she was very persistent.Check Price on Amazon
Victor was at a loss what to do until the old grave keeper, whose daughter had died on the same day, told him to play a song. The song helped the Corpse Bride realize that she was dead and Victor was alive. She realized that she had to let Victor go and find his true love.
Victor’s wedding was called off and he was free to pursue his love for Victoria. The Corpse Bride then let go of his hand and flew away into the sky.
After the Corpse Bride flew away, Victor went to Victoria’s house and confessed his love for her. Victoria, who was overjoyed that Victor had chosen her, threw her arms around him and kissed him. Victor and Victoria lived happily ever after.
Victor Van Dort’s Style
Victor Van Dort is a shy man who is preparing to get married to his childhood sweetheart Victoria Everglot. He is a young man in his early twenties with long black wavy hair. Victor wears a dark grey mid-long coat with a black vest, white shirt and grey striped pants. He also wears a grey tie and oxford shoes.
His face is white with grey face paint and grey eye shadow. His lips are red and his hair is middle part and black. He has a long black wavy wig to complete his Corpse Bride costume.
Items You Will Need to Complete the Costume
- A mid-long coat
- A grey vest
- A grey tie
- A white shirt
- A pair of striped pants
- Oxford shoes
- Grey face paint
- Middle part black wig for man
How to Dress like Victor Van Dort
The shirt that Victor wears is white in color with a dark grey tie.
Victor’s coat is mid-long and made of dark grey fabric. The coat has a collar and buttons up in the front. Victor also wears a dark grey vest under his coat.
The tie that Victor wears is dark grey in color with tiny white dots on it. The tie is knotted around his neck in a loose knot. The tie is short in length and covers only part of his shirt collar. You can buy plain ties at any departmental store to match your costume or you can get one online from sites like eBay, Amazon or Etsy .Check Price on Amazon
Victor Van Dort has long black wavy hair which he wears slicked back to match his Corpse Bride costume. You can find wigs for sale online if you do not have one already or you can go to local wig shops in your area if there are any available near you. Black colored wigs are easy to find and there are many available for men and women but if you want to get a slicked back middle part wig then it will be better if you order it online from a site like eBay, Amazon or Etsy.
Victor wears oxford shoes which are dark grey in color and made of leather. Victor wears a pair of black socks to match his oxfords.
The pants that Victor wears are grey in color and made of cotton or wool fabric. The pants are plain in style without any pockets. They have two side pockets at the waistline and two back pockets at the backside. Victor wears a pair of grey striped pants with a dark grey vest and tie to match his Corpse Bride costume. He also wears a pair of brown shoes to complete his look.
Victor has white face with grey facial hair and grey eye shadow. He wears red lipstick to complete his Corpse Bride costume look. He also wears a long black wavy wig which makes him look like a woman.