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Best Joy Costume Guide
Joy, who is voiced by Amy Poehler, is one of five emotions inside Riley’s mind from the Disney/Pixar movie Inside Out. She is the leader of the five emotions, and she is always joyful. Bring some joy to your next costume party by dressing up as Joy. Start the look with a Blue Wig and a Joy Inspired Skater Dress. Carry around a Yellow Crystal Ball as a prop for your outfit. Finally, complete the look by applying makeup using this video tutorial. You’ll have everyone smiling when you walk in the room. 🙂
Joy Cosplay Costumes
In 2015, Disney released the movie “Inside Out,” a heartwarming coming-of-age story centered around a little girl named Riley. What made “Inside Out” unique was its portrayal of Riley’s thoughts – each of Riley’s emotions was personified by a character that “lived” in Riley’s head. Each emotion could easily be cosplayed, including the character Joy. Out of all the “Inside Out” characters, Joy’s costume is by far the easiest to duplicate. Simply find a bright yellow dress and blue wig! Make your costume a group effort by getting your friends to join in as the other emotions in Riley’s head: Anger, Fear, Sadness, and Disgust.
Joy is the most dominant emotion in Riley’s head. She was the first emotion to appear after Riley was born, and she feels a special duty to keep her happy ever since. Her bubbly personality is infectious and even rubs off on Sadness now and then. Joy is also extremely optimistic and can see the good in every situation. Joy is also the emotion that changes the most throughout the movie. She begins the movie believing that for Riley to be happy, she has to be joyful all the time. However, as Riley grows, Joy also has to grow and realize that the other emotions in Riley’s head are just as important as her. Check out our website for photos to inspire your own costume for Joy, and be sure to share pictures of your efforts in our gallery!