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Dexter’s Laboratory Costume Guides

Dress like Your Favorite Dexter’s Laboratory Characters

Looking for costumes of your favorite Dexter’s Laboratory characters? If yes, then you have come to the right spot. Here, you can find all the costumes and cosplay ideas for the most popular Dexter’s Laboratory characters. This animated series from the 90s follows the life of Dexter, a science prodigy with a hidden laboratory. He enamored an entire generation with his comedy of errors. Dexter is continually trying to protect his laboratory and inventions from his bitter rival Mandark. He also has his clumsy older sister Dee Dee who has a knack for knocking his things over. Now you too can dress up as the hilarious Dexter’s Laboratory characters and jump into the world of a throwback cartoon series.

Dexter's Laboratory Costume

Dexter Costume

Dexter is a red-haired, spectacled boy who has a secret laboratory in his bedroom behind bookcases. He comes from a simple American family but speaks in a thick unknowable accent. Though Dexter is highly intelligent, he frequently gets carried away by his excitement and makes poor decisions. He is forever trying to device the latest inventions that will solve any problems that beset him. Though his laboratory is heavily guarded, he is still unable to keep Dee Dee out of the lab, which is the primary source of frustration for him. Look like Dexter today with our cosplay guide and transform into the most loved boy genius of the 90s.

Dexter Costume
Dexter Costume Guide
Dee Dee

Dee Dee Costume

As Dexter’s older sister, Dee Dee is carefree and quite clumsy. No matter what Dexter tries to do, Dee Dee still somehow manages to elude the security and get into his hidden laboratory. There she wreaks havoc in her characteristic joyful strides. Although she can appear quite annoying, she loves Dexter and keeps his laboratory a secret. She loves to dance and is Mandark’s love interest. But, she remains forever indifferent to him. She is captivated by pretty and shiny things, which is the only reason she likes to trespass into Dexter’s laboratory. Dress up like Dee Dee and be the annoying, yet beautiful older sister to Dexter.

Dee Dee Costume
Dee Dee Costume Guide

Dexter’s Laboratory Cosplay Costumes

Whether you want to look like the boy genius Dexter, the next-door boy-genius Mandark, or even Dexter’s mother–there is a character costume guide for all. Dexter remains a fan favorite for most millennial kids. As the brains of the family, Dexter’s daily struggles and the sophistication at which he deals with them have made the show an iconic Cartoon Network TV series. The unforgettable characters are etched in the minds of Millenials to this day.

Cosplaying the characters from this eccentric show doesn’t require you to have the intelligence level of Dexter, but you still need to do some research. But not to worry. Thanks to our step-by-step guide, you can learn what accessories and clothing you will need to pull off your favorite characters convincingly. All the things that you need to look like the characters are provided in full detail inside each cosplay guide.

About Dexter’s Laboratory

Created by Genndy Tartakovsky, Dexter’s Laboratory hit TV screens in 1996 and ran for a solid seven years with a total of 78 episodes. The animated show follows the life of a red-haired boy genius with a propensity for science and invention. He hides his laboratory from his parents and the world. But, alas, his older sister, Dee Dee, ruins his inventions from time to time.

Dexter’s rival, Mandark, also a boy-genius, is always in fierce competition with Dexter. The life of Dexter is fraught with constant struggles against these two, but thanks to his genius mind, he is able to invent intelligent machines to take care of them. Dexter’s Laboratory was the highest-rated cartoon on Cartoon Network for several years and is critically acclaimed as one of the most imaginative shows loved by both kids and adults.

Dexter’s Laboratory Costumes