Irish-themed fancy dress is an absolute must on a St Patrick’s Day night out… after all, everyone’s Irish on St Patrick’s Day!
So if you’re looking for St Patrick’s Day costume ideas for the biggest night out of the year, take a look at our five funniest outfits to wear on 17th March.
And once you’ve kitted yourself out head to toe in green, make sure you post a photo on our Facebook wall! Here goes…
1. Wear anything with a shamrock on it!
It’s the national symbol of Ireland so naturally the shamrock will be everywhere on St Patrick’s Day. And you’d be amazed at how many novelty shamrock accessories are out there!
Giant shamrock sunglasses like these are a must – not to mention novelty ties, hats and sleeves. Just remember to take a photo before the Guinness gets the better of you!
2. Transform yourself into a giant pint of Guinness (why not?)
A whopping 13 million pints of Guinness are drunk on St Patrick’s Day so why not take your fancy dress costume one step further and BE a pint of Guinness?
This hilarious St Patrick’s Day fancy dress idea is an easy one for people who don’t have loads of time to spend planning a costume and will definitely get you noticed!!
3. Be a leprechaun (of course!)
Going out dressed as a leprechaun isn’t for the feint-hearted but if you’re up for a laugh, this costume could be for you! And if you’re going to do it, make sure you do it properly with a huge green hat and a bright orange beard for optimum comedy effect!
4. Or Mrs Leprechaun!
Get the whole gang dressed up as leprechauns for a hilarious St Patrick’s Day costume idea. Anything green goes so go to town on hats, accessories and even a green wig! We say if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.
5. Grab anything and everything with the Irish flag on it!
If they make it, chances are you can get it with an Irish flag on it for St Patrick’s Day. And remember, the sillier your St Paddy’s Day outfit the better!
And for even more St Patrick’s Day ideas, check out:
- Best Places to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day around the World
- Easy Shamrock Face Paint Design for St Patrick’s Day
- 5 Hilarious St Patrick’s Day Costume Ideas