Flintstones Costume Ideas

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The Flintstones debuted in 1960 and to this day the characters remain iconic and recognizable for almost all young and old. The stone age families that the cartoon series revolved around are still referenced nowadays and are always popular costumes to dress up as on every Halloween.

All the Flintstones character’s looks are so easy to replicate and they are some of the most versatile costumes around. Want to dress up as a family? Great then you can choose the Flintstones or the Rubbles. Want to go to a costume party as a couple? Go as Fred and Wilma, Barney and Betty, or even Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm. There are so many costumes you can pull off that the Flintstones will forever be a great inspiration for any Halloween party or cosplay event.

Fred Flintstone

fred flintstone costumes

Fred is the main star of the Flintstones and is the most popular Flintstone costume for men. Fred is known for his distinctive appearance, which includes a simple orange and black tunic, and a blue tie. He has black hair and has always been on the “plump” side, making him a great costume for big guys.

He is a fun costume choice because he is recognizable and can be easily recreated with a few simple pieces of clothing and accessories.

Let’s take a look at all the possible ways you can Dress up as Fred Flintstone.

Fred Flinstone Full Costumes

Perfect for Halloween, parties, or any event where you want to look Fred Flintstone awesome. The 2-piece outfit includes a tunic and tie (one size fits most) and is made of high-quality, durable fabrics that should last for many costume parties over the years.

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Transport yourself to Bedrock with this Fred Flintstone costume that has bare feet and all. This costume not only includes the signature Fred shirt but also adds in his black hair wig and shoe covers that look like big caveman feet.

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DIY Fred Flinstone Costume

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Creating your own Fred Flintstone costume is easy and fun! To get started, all you need is an orange t-shirt with the sleeves cut off. Cut the bottom of the shirt into jagged edges to give it that prehistoric look. Next, add some felt dots using glue or fabric paint to complete the look.

To finish off the costume, make a blue tie from a piece of blue fabric or ribbon. With just a few simple materials and some creativity, you can have your very own Fred Flintstone costume that is sure to impress your friends and family at your next party or event!

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Wilma Flintstone

wilma flintstone costumes

Wilma is the good-natured wife of Fred and the heart and soul of the Flintstones series. Wilma is a fun costume choice because she is a strong, independent character with a bold fashion sense.

She is known for her distinctive appearance, which includes a white one-shoulder dress made of animal skin, a large pearl necklace, and bright red hair in a bun.

wilma flintstone costume

This officially licensed outfit features a one-shoulder white dress and a chunky tone necklace – the perfect way to channel Wilma’s iconic style. Available in sizes XS to XL, the costume is designed to fit a variety of body shapes and sizes.

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This show-stopping outfit features a sexy single-shoulder white dress with jagged zebra trim on the neckline and hem, bringing Wilma’s signature style to life.

Complete the look with the included bright orange up-do wig and a white chunky round necklace.

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DIY Wilma Flintstone Costume

wilma flintstone diy dress

Looking for an affordable way to create your own Wilma Flintstone costume? It’s easy! Start with a long white t-shirt or dress, or even some white felt fabric will do.

If using fabric you don’t care about cut the bottom edges of the garment into a jagged pattern to mimic Wilma’s signature look. For the finishing touch, add a chunky white round necklace and an orange wig to complete the ensemble. With a little bit of creativity and some simple materials, you can channel Wilma’s iconic style and be ready to party for Halloween.

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Barney Rubble

barney rubble costumes

Barney Rubble is the best friend of Fred Flintstone and his next-door neighbor in the town of Bedrock. He is known for his short stature and distinctive laugh.

Barney’s fashion sense is characterized by his trademark blue and black checkered tunic, brown shoes, and a white necktie. As a character, Barney is loyal, friendly, and good-natured, often serving as the comic relief in the show. His unique appearance and lovable personality make him a popular choice for costume parties and Halloween events.

barney rubble costume

Become everyone’s favorite prehistoric BFF with this officially licensed Barney Rubble costume! The sleeveless tunic features a V-neck and jagged edges at the hem and armholes for an authentic Bedrock look.

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barney costume

With a bit of stretch and jagged edges at the shoulders, neck, and hemline, this brown tunic brings the iconic cartoon character to life. Available in plus sizes 2X-4X, this costume is designed to fit a variety of body shapes and includes a blonde wig to complete the look.

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DIY Barney Rubble Costume

barney rubble diy shirt

To make your own Barney Rubble costume, start with a long brown v-neck t-shirt or brown felt fabric. Cut off the sleeves and jagged edges along the bottom to match Barney’s tunic. You can poke holes at the bottom of the “V” in the t-shirt and then run a black shoelace through the holes to create the cross-hatch effect. Complete the look with a blonde short hair wig if you don’t already have blonde hair.

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Betty Rubble

betty rubble flintstone costume

Betty is known for her sleek blue dress and black hair with a flipped bob. Betty is a beloved character among fans for her friendly personality and sharp wit.

Her classic look and charming personality make her a great choice for dress-up parties and Halloween, especially for those who want a fun and easy costume option.

betty rubble costume

This blue halter neck dress has a jagged hemline and comes with a white button badge for an authentic look. Coordinate with your partner’s Barney Rubble costume for a perfect couples costume this Halloween.

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betty rubble costume

Looking for a Betty costume that will transport you to the stone age? Check out this officially licensed Betty Rubble costume from Rubie’s Costume Company! Complete with the blue dress, bone belt, and black wig, you’ll be ready to rock the prehistoric look this Halloween.

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DIY Betty Rubble Costume

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To make your own Betty Rubble costume, start by finding a blue cocktail dress that is knee-length or above. Next, tie a black ribbon around your waist to create a bone-like belt.

For the finishing touches, wear a blue bow in your hair and a seashell necklace. You can find seashell necklaces at most costume or party supply stores. If you want to complete the look, consider wearing a short black wig with bangs.

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pebbles costume ideas

Pebbles is the Flintstone’s daughter and the cutest character in the show. She is a great costume if you have young daughters but the Pebbles costume can be worn by a teenager or adult. Pebbles grew up as the show went on so you can use her adult years as inspiration as well.

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Toddler Pebbles Costume
Child Pebbles Costume
Adult Pebbles Costume


bamm bamm costumes

Bamm-Bamm is the rough-and-tumble toddler of the Rubbles. He is Pebbles’s best friend as children and together they make a great couple’s costume. Bamm-Bamm like Pebbles can be worn as a child or adult. You have to get a club to really pull off the full look.

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Bamm-Bamm Child Costume
Adult Bamm-Bamm Look
Shorts and Club Outfit


dino flintstone costume

Dino is the lovable pet of the Flintstones who is always jumping and slobbering on Fred. Dino costumes are hard to come by and your options are limited. The one pictured is a great option but you can try a DIY dino costume. You will need a purple onesie and black felt polka dots.

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Full Dino Costume
Purple Onesie Suit
Black Felt Circles

Great Gazoo

great gazoo costume

The Great Gazoo is the perfect costume if you want to be a unique Flintstone character. You will have to piece the costume together yourself but in the end, it will be worth it as you will be the only one dressed as the all-wise Great Gazoo.

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Green Bodysuit
Big Green Army Helmet
Green Alien Antennas
Green Face Paint


hoppy costume ideas

Hopparoo was introduced later in the Flintstones series and was the Rubbles family pet. The most unique pair of costumes you can do from the Flintstones has got to be Dino and Hopper together. You won’t find a perfect Hoppy costume out there but there are a few that are close enough.

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Kids Green Dinosaur Costume
Adult Dinosaur Onesie

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