How to Dress Like Ted

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Van Halen Men's 1984 T-shirt
Contemporary Classic Fit Vest
Levi's 505 Regular-Fit Short
Red Slim Short Denim Jacket
Black Shoelaces
Smiley Face Patch
White Relaxed Fit Sweatpants
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Shoes
Thermal Boot Crew Socks

Best Ted Costume Guide

Go back in time dressed like Theodore “Ted” Logan, played by Keanu Reeves, from the 1989 movie Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Trying to score a a passing grade in their final history oral report, Bill and Ted use a telephone booth to travel back in time to get historical figures to speak during their final presentation. Go on an excellent adventure dressed in a Van Halen Men’s 1984 T-shirt, Contemporary Classic Fit Vest, Levi’s 505 Regular-Fit Short, White Relaxed Fit Sweatpants, Thermal Boot Crew Socks, and Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Shoes. Get the complete costume with a Red Slim Short Denim Jacket, Black Shoelaces, Smiley Face Patch, and Genuine Leather Cuff Bracelet.

Ted Cosplay Costumes

Your friend Bill must have grabbed you along the way, huh? Perfect idea for a group cosplay to go along with him and again, we’d love to see some memorable photos of your costumes! You better hurry to the past to try and catch some historical figures to talk to before you fail your history class!

What you’ll need for this excellent adventure is a Van Halen men’s 1984 t-shirt, a black fitted vest to pull on over your shirt, Levi’s 505 regular fit shorts, a red denim jacket, black shoelaces, a smiley face patch, white relaxed fit sweatpants, Converse Chuck Taylor All Star shoes, thermal crew socks and a leather cuff bracelet. You’re about to see a ton of things from history that may astound you at first but don’t worry, it’s all gonna be epic.

Ted Costume Tips & FAQs

Get ready for a bodacious journey through time with our comprehensive costume guide FAQ for Theodore “Ted” Logan, one half of the wild and adventurous duo from “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure.” This guide will assist you in embodying Ted’s free-spirited and enthusiastic persona, capturing his iconic look from this cult classic film.

Ted Logan's outfit is quintessentially late 80s/early 90s and is characterized by its laid-back, rocker style. It typically includes a graphic band T-shirt, a black waistcoat or vest, baggy jeans, and classic high-top sneakers. Ted's look is completed with his long, dark, wavy hair, often worn loose and casual.

To recreate Ted's look, start with a vintage or retro rock band T-shirt. Layer this with a black waistcoat or vest, which can be found at thrift stores or online. The vest adds a slightly edgier, rock-and-roll element to the otherwise casual ensemble.

Ted wears baggy, somewhat worn jeans, embodying his relaxed and carefree style. Pair these with classic high-top sneakers, like Converse or similar, which were a staple in late 80s and early 90s youth fashion.

Ted's long, wavy, dark hair is a significant aspect of his look. If you don't have similar hair, consider using a wig that matches his hairstyle. As for accessories, keep it simple; Ted often wears a few bracelets or wristbands, adding to his rocker vibe.

Including quotes from Ted will add an extra layer of authenticity to your cosplay. Here are some memorable ones: "Whoa, dude!," "Strange things are afoot at the Circle-K.," "Be excellent to each other.," "Party on, dudes!" and "We're destined to flunk most egregiously tomorrow, Ted." These quotes capture Ted Logan's enthusiastic and optimistic outlook, his close bond with Bill, and the duo's humorous and quirky approach to their excellent adventures.

About Ted

Ted Logan’s family is quite a strict and pretty old-fashioned one but that’s not something that interests him. He doesn’t want to play by the rules but instead parties non-stop with his friends which are parents are unsurprisingly unhappy with. Ted also happens to be a bit of an airhead when it comes to things but he’s also somewhat of a romantic. While on their time traveling adventure, they come across two girls from the past which Ted can’t help but hit on and ask if they’d like to accompany him to prom.

He also has a few dreams such as succeeding in his band which he believes can help people and perhaps change lives. But his challenge right now? Just getting a passing grade in history class or else he’ll flunk high school and end up at a military academy in Alaska. Totally bogus.


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