Clown costumes are typically brightly colored, baggy outfits with big shoes and wigs, intended to make the wearer look like a clown. Clown costumes can range in style and design, but generally share these common characteristics.
Clown costumes typically include baggy pants or overalls, a large shirt with a stand-up collar, and a colorful wig. The pants and shirt are often made of a heavy material such as velvet or felt, and may be bright red, yellow, blue, or green. The wig is usually made of synthetic hair and styled to look like a clown's hairdo. The wig may also come with a clown nose attached.
Some clown costumes may also include a large bow tie, a red nose, white face paint, or other clown props. The props may include items such as balloons, juggling pins, bubble blowers, or even props for magic tricks.
Clown costumes are typically worn by people who enjoy clowning around or performing clown acts. They may be worn for events such as birthday parties, carnivals, circuses, or other events where clowns are traditionally present. Clown costumes are also worn by some people for Halloween or other Halloween-themed events.