What makes a gangster costume is the gangster suit, the matching hat and the shoes. A Gangster suit are Mens Suits
that are brash in design and style. They generally have bolder patterns like stripes with the intention of standing out in the crowd. Think of it as the Alpha male of suits. It is the complete package that is necessary for that old school Gangster look. Take a look here at our collection of double breasted suits
for more options. For anyone who has ever been a fan of Gangster Movies, I'm pretty sure you noticed the brash looking style fashion suits that Characters playing thugs on film were wearing with their Stacy Adams Shoes
. We would always see the Gangster villain wearing a Gangster costume that comprised of fancy suits and fancy dress shoes. All designed to literally stick their thumb in the eye of authority and quiet suit fashion style. These were not muted looking like a Pinstripe suit
. Suits that simply could not be ignored for their eye-catching style and impossibility of blending into the crowd when what their criminal enterprises on film should be done quietly. These don't look anything like a Prom Suit
If you are a gangster and are wearing a bright color suit like a Red Suit
, you know or should know that you are easily visible. This, is exactly what the Gangsters always wanted and visibility which partly would end in their downfall in the movie. Let's face it. A Gangster wearing a brash looking suit whether it's brightly colored or has loud pinstripes driving a fancy luxury car that has been pimped out is going to noticed. That includes the Police. For some reason though, that never becomes a consideration for the villain and next thing you know the cops are doing overtime working on arresting this brash bold gangster.