Gangster Costumes For Men – Do you want to dress up as a gangster this Halloween and look realistic? Here are some tips that can help you to choose the right gangster costume for you. The History Some knowledge of history never hurt anyone. Before you dress up as a gangster, you may want to get an idea of what they actually are, so you can play the part in a more realistic manner. Back at the height of the Prohibition in the 1920s and 1930s, gangsters led a movement of organized crime and selling of goods that were considered illegal in those times. The syndicates were established in some of the major cities of the United States, including Chicago and New York. In those times, gangsters were some of the best dressed people in society. Some of the most popular gangsters include Bugsy Malone and Al Capone. The Gangster Outfit The pinstripe suit screams classic gangster. Pick a double-breasted pinstripe suit that is either dark gray or black with stripes that are white or light gray. The suit should be fitted and suited to your body. For men, pinstripe pants will work; for women, it is better to get a tight pinstripe pencil skirt instead. Under the suit, wear a button-down dress. Choose one made of either cotton or silk, in either purple or black. Next, wear a matching tie with a similar fabric. For the shoes, black wingtips made of leather are ideal for men, while black pumps are best for women. Finally, complete the gangster costume with a felt fedora hat, in either classic black or

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