If ghosts, ghouls and, goblins are your specialty, join Scooby and the gang as they solve the creepiest of mysteries. This long-running TV series has seen many forms from the 1969 Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? to the more recent Scooby-Doo Mystery Incorporated. This franchise has truly entertained generations. Scooby-Doo and his friends Fred, Velma, Daphne, and Shaggy travel the world to solve mysteries. And now you can join them! There’s no need to find your Mystery Machine, put together one of these great DIY Scooby-Doo costumes, and become your favorite member of the gang. From the intelligent Velma to the handsome Fred, there’s a DIY costume guide for every Scooby-Doo fan!
Daphne Blake is the most fashionable of the group with her red hair, signature purple dress, lime green scarf, and purple shoes. She comes from the wealthy Blake family and is often touted as being concerned with only sophistication and money. This stigma leaves her contribution to the gang underrated. Daphne tends to be the first one to step up for a daredevil act. She’s also great at keeping the gang peppy and positive. Occasionally, she helps accidentally uncover an important clue. Dressing up as Daphne is a sinch with this Scooby-Doo costume guides. Purple dress, shoes, tights, and headband paired with a bright green scarf, and you’ve pretty much nailed the look!
Velma Dinkley is often considered the brains of the group. She’s book smart and spunky, albeit a little shy in some situations. She uses her vast knowledge to put together the clues and solve the mystery. She typically knows who the culprit is before the gang catches them. But Velma isn’t all brains, she also has a lot of compassion and loyalty especially when it comes to her friends. If orange is your color and you want to put your big brain to good use helping to solve mysteries, then Velma might be the perfect costume. Check out this costume guide to see what you need!
Scooby-Doo is the long-running TV and film franchise about a group of teenagers or young adults (depending on the series you watch) who travel the world in a van called “the Mystery Machine.” They solve mysteries involving ghouls, ghosts, goblins, and even zombies. No matter the scary character, these guys usually turn out to be bad guys in disguise. Most of the franchise is in cartoon-format, but there are a few live-action films made.
The Scooby-Doo gang consists of Scooby-Doo, his best friend Shaggy, and their friends Fred, Daphne, and Velma. Each of them brings their flair to mystery solving. Fred is all about the traps; he’s the brains behind capturing the criminal or mysterious ghost. Velma is book smart and attentive; she’s able to put all of the clues together. While Daphne might seem like their airheaded friend, she’s a whiz at finding clues. And Shaggy and Scooby are all about the food!