This is a very simple pope costume for a child (though it could easily be modified for an adult). It only took us 1 night and about $20 to make this costume. 1 trip to the fabric store for the trim pieces and taffeta. After our trip to Italy in 2010, we decided to recreate some of the memories for our Italian costume theme.
Scandal's costume designer, Lyn Paolo on Liv's style. Label Envy Though most of the character's clothes, shoes and accessories are high-end, Paolo says she's not swayed by designer labels. ''It's more about the palette and the silhouette than it is about the designer. I don't feel any pressure, Kerry and I have a very good sense of who Olivia Pope is.''
DIY Halloween Costume: The Pope - To replicate his look you will need a long, white gown. The easiest way to create the white gown if you don’t buy one is using a white sheet and cutting out a hole for your head. Take another piece of white sheet or fabric to drape over your shoulders. Wear a large cross around our neck. You can actually make the Pope’s hat out of paper! There are several tutorials on YouTube.