Updated for 2017
When it comes to fictional characters, Sherlock Holmes and his friend, Dr. Watson, are two well know ones from the books by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Many people enjoy dressing up with a friend or spouse as the famous pair for Halloween and other costumed occasions. Here we look at some ready-made choices available for creating your own Sherlock Holmes costume and some pieces that you can put together to make a great do-it-yourself Dr. Watson costume.
Men’s Adult Sherlock Holmes Costume
This costume is available in sizes medium, large, and extra large. Costume includes a long brown checkered coat and matching hat. Combine with a magnifying glass and pipe, trousers and dark shoes for a great old fashioned detective look.
Sherlock Holmes Detective Bundle
This costume includes a one size fits most black and white plaid detective hat, pipe, and magnifying glass. Combine with a long trench style coat for a great Sherlock Holmes look. Set works well for both Halloween and Cosplay.
Child Sherlock Holmes Costume
For the pint sized detective, this is a great Sherlock Holmes costume that includes a button down coat and a hat with an adjustable ribbon. Made from 100% polyester fabric. Coat and hat are done in a matching brown plaid pattern. Available in sizes small, medium, large, and extra large.
Sexy Detective Costume
Who says portraying Sherlock Holmes has to be just for men and boys? This is a great Sherlock Holmes costume for women with a sexy Steampunk flare to it. Costume includes dress, cape, hat, magnifying glass, and pipe. Cape is a plaid twill with a faux suede collar and ties at the front. Made from 95% polyester and 5 % Spandex and both broadcloth and faux suede fabrics. Four decorative buttons embellish the faux suede vest panel on the dress. Halter style dress has a back zipper, and cape ties around neck. The white broadcloth collar gives way to a plunging V neckline. Hat is also made from plaid twill and has an elastic band around the interior. Wear the ear flaps either up or down as desired. Costume includes two key pieces, the pipe and magnifying glass for an authentic detective look.
Sherlock Holmes Cape Coat Cosplay Costume
This is a custom made item that requires the buyer to provide their measurements to ensure a proper fit. This is for the coat only, no other items are included. This is a more modern take on the Sherlock Holmes look, with a long, double breasted button up black coat with collar. A quality garment that is perfect for Cosplay or Halloween.
Men’s Sherlock Costume
This costume includes a long brown jacket with short over cape and a matching detective hat. Coat falls several inches below the knees. Both coat and hat are a solid brown color with no pattern. Made from 100% polyester fabric. Garment is hand washable. Pair with an old fashioned pipe and a magnifying glass for an authentic iconic British detective look.
Men’s Sherlock Holmes Capecoat Costume
This costume includes a salt and pepper tweed “deer hunter” style hat and matching overcoat with an attached cape. Wear your own dark pants and shoes and combine with white gloves, pipe, and magnifying glass for a great Sherlock Holmes costume for Halloween, Cosplay, or other dress up fun.
Victorian Men’s Sherlock Holmes Cape
Made from a polycotton blend fabric, this is a 40 inch long coat with a 5 inch collar and 15 inch drape on attached cape. Accessorize cape with hat, pipe, white glove, and a magnifying glass for the perfect British detective look. Choose from either black or gray.
Sherlock Holmes Hat & Scarf Set
This accessory set includes a deerstalker hat in gray and a wool scarf just like on the BBC Sherlock TV show. Adds the perfect finishing touch to make any Sherlock Holmes costume look authentic.
Steampunk Victorian Ulysses Side-Button Shirt
Use this great Steampunk shirt as a foundation for creating your own Dr. Watson costume. White shirt is made from blended linen fabric and has black buttons down the side.
Steampunk Victorian Gentleman’s Tailcoat Costume
This is a black cotton velvet tailcoat that is lined with satin fabric. Coat has ix metal buttons on the front. Available in sizes ranging from small to XXXLarge. Makes a great part of a DIY Dr. Watson costume.
Steampunk Victorian Hidalgo Vest
Get the look of Sherlock Holmes’ trusty friend and sidekick, Dr. Watson, by adding this to a Victorian style shirt. This is a double breasted waistcoat with a satin lining. Has a strap and buckle at back. Jacket is gray with a white paisley print and collar is black. Jacket has two pockets and front of jacket features several silver/gray buttons for an authentic Victorian gentleman look.
Steampunk Victorian Costume Architect Pants
Available in sizes small through XXXLarge, this is a pair of high waist Victorian cut trousers made from 100% cotton twill fabric. Features a front fly flap with buttons, back buckle with strap for fitting, and waistband with buttons for suspenders. Can be used to create your own Dr. Watson costume.
Men’s Adjustable Dress Suspenders
These suspenders will give a do it yourself Dr. Watson costume and authentic look. Choose from a variety of colors and patterns, with white, black, brown, charcoal, and gray being best suited for creating a Dr. Watson look. One size fit most. Made from 10% polyester and 30% Spandex.
Men’s Adult Permalux Derby
This is a black derby hat made from 90% polyester and 10% vinyl. Hat has a firm shape, yet is comfortable to wear. Hand washable and made in the U.S. Hat makes the perfect addition to a do it yourself Dr. Watson costume. Literally top off your look with this great hat which will make your costume complete.