How to Dress Like The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
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Best Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Costume Guide
From West Philadelphia, born and raised, Will is the main character on the show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air! He was sent to Beverly Hills, California by to live with his wealthy aunt and uncle because his mother in Philly thought he wasn’t on the best track for life. Will got into a fight was soon on a plane. The hilarious 90’s show starring Will Smith as a fictitious version of himself. Get the look of the street-smart Philly native with this Fresh Prince of Bel-Air costume guide.
Will has a style of his own and much different than that of the wealthy Banks family. Get Will’s fresh style with a green striped Retro T-Shirt, a pair of blue Cotton Pocket Shorts, green Slouch Socks, and a pair of Men’s Jordan Basketball Shoes. Being Will, you have to accessorize! Throw on a lime green Army Military Cadet Cap and some Retro Wayfarers attached to an Eyeglass Neck Cord. Now you’ve got the 90’s style.
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Cosplay Costumes
The style that Will wore as The Fresh Prince isn’t exactly in style anymore, but don’t worry! We have everything you need and where exactly to find it. Of course, you can check out a thrift store to find Will’s shirt, shorts, hat, and glasses, but you can also get everything you need for the cosplay online. Check your own closet too for some of the items because you never know what you’ll have lying around! Throw it all together and do a little dance–you’re the new Fresh Prince of Bel Air!
Bring the whole Banks family into the mix by getting your friends to dress as Uncle Phil, Aunt Vivian, Ashley, Hilary, Geoffrey, and good ol’ Carlton! Once you have everyone together, send a family photo that we can show off in our costume gallery of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air recreations!
About Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Will grew up in Philadelphia on the rough side of the tracks with his mother. They had little money. When Will supposedly got into a fight, his mother thought it was time to find a better place for him to live. She sent him to his aunt and uncle’s house in Beverly Hills. Will knew the instant he arrived as The Fresh Prince of Bel Air that he was in a much wealthier place. Uncle Phil wasn’t pleased with Will’s demeanor and rudeness whenever he first joined the family, but after a while, everyone loved having Will around.
While Will was learning the ways of being respectful and how to manage money, he was also teaching his new family how to be more laid back and to enjoy life. He and his cousins would get in trouble from time to time, but it later taught them a life lesson that they all needed to learn no matter what their backgrounds were.