Human-Animal Hybrid Gus from Sweet-Tooth Costume Idea

The story of Sweet Tooth first appeared in comic book form in 2013. The tale became more widely known earlier this year when Netflix released a series adaptation featuring the imaginary world of human-animal hybrids, most notably Gus, a boy with deer-like features. You can dress up as this unlikely hybrid hero with a few DIY pieces you put together yourself. Here are some ideas to get you started.

Deer Antler and Ear Costume Headband for Gus Look

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One of Gus's most notable features is his deer-like antlers and ears. A headband like this one that combines both features is easy to wear and a must-have first piece to your Gus Sweet Tooth costume. The headband costume piece is made to fit most kids and adults.

Red Plaid Shirt for Gus Sweet Tooth Costume

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Gus's look includes a red plaid flannel shirt. This top in men's sizing is available in a variety of different plaid color schemes if you're looking for an alternative costume style.

Brown Puffer Vest for Gus Sweet Tooth Costume

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Gus's iconic look includes a brown puffer vest like this one. Paired with the plaid flannel shirt, the vest will be sure to keep you warm this Halloween. Keep that in mind as you make your trick-or-treating or party plans.

Patched and Distressed Jeans for Gus Costume

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Gus wears a pair of heavily patched, worn and distressed jeans as part of his look. You might already have a pair of jeans in your closet to complete your outfit, or you can get a pair like these distressed kid's jeans.

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