It’s been 80 years since the world first met Wednesday Addams, a dark goth girl with long black braids and a white Peter Pan collar. For the latest Netflix adaptation, Academy Award winner Colleen Atwood brought her own brand of Gen Z flair to the perverse little miss and her bubbly werewolf roommate Enid.
Authentic Wednesday Addams Costumes
Step into the dark and mysterious world of the Addams family with these authentic Wednesday costumes. From her signature dance dress from the 2023 Netflix series to her uniform from Nevermore Academy, you’ll find kid and adult sizes for a one-of-a-kind look that’s sure to turn heads.
Wednesday’s style tends to lean more toward dark monochrome looks, but she can sometimes be seen with a hint of gray or white. She typically wears her hair in two pigtail braids and her trademark brooding expression. Recreate this makeup and hairstyle with this wig that includes adjustable straps for a secure fit. Complete your Wednesday Addams look with these classic Mary Jane shoes.
Scalloped Over-the-Knee Tights
Wednesday’s style is a turbulent mix of Morticia and Gomez’s signature staples, and she tends to gravitate towards black dresses with white collars. This midi pencil dress is the perfect choice for a Halloween costume, and it’ll look even more sophisticated with a pair of heels.
These tights have a feminine scalloped finish that adds a classic touch to any outfit. They can also be worn throughout fall and winter to dress up your favorite jeans and skirts.
This costume kit comes with a dress, hat, and accessories that will make your child look like a mini Wednesday. Finish the look with a pair of Mary Jane shoes and you’re ready for a Halloween party.
Wednesday Addams has a penchant for dark monochrome looks, so this black dress will feel right at home in her wardrobe. Its midi-length pencil silhouette is more sophisticated than cute, with a modern misaligned collar and a slim fit that’ll look even better with black heels.
If you’re looking to recreate Wednesday’s dance dress from the 2023 Netflix series starring Jenna Ortega, this black tulle option is a great choice. It’s available in kids’ and adults’ sizes, and ties at the back for easy removal and cleaning.
Finish off the look with a pair of platform combat boots that will match Wednesday’s style in the show.
Wednesday Addams Child Costume
Kids who want to dress up as Wednesday Addams will love this black patterned costume with a white pointed collar and cuffs. Pair it with a frown and straight pig tails for an authentic look.
This character is popular thanks to the new Netflix series starring Jenna Ortega. Her dry wit and morbid sense of humor make her a fun and unique choice for Halloween. She also loves to wear black and white clothing, making her a versatile costume choice for other events and occasions. With the right wig and makeup, you can create a realistic Wednesday Addams look for your next event.
To mimic Wednesday’s ghostly complexion, a white liquid foundation is a must. This one has a demi-matte finish and provides full coverage for a smooth appearance.
To recreate Morticia’s soft goth glam makeup, you’ll also need to grab a contour palette and a pinky-nude lip color. Sam, our retail sales associate, used this highlighter to give her skin a light shimmer and highlighted her cheekbones and nose.
Whether you’re dressing up as Wednesday, Morticia, Gomez, Pugsley or Uncle Fester, we have props and costumes to help you get your macabre look together. Plus, no Addams Family costume is complete without Wednesday’s pet Thing perched on your shoulder!
Tiny Mary Jane Shoes
Wednesday is a popular Halloween costume idea for kids and adults alike. Her dark aesthetic makes her a perfect fit for any family. To create a perfect Wednesday Addams costume, you’ll need a black dress, a wig, a death stare, and the right shoes.
Wednesday’s look in the Netflix series combines her mother Morticia’s signature style with more casual looks from her boarding school wardrobe. She typically wears long pigtail braids and a pair of black Mary Jane shoes, like these Naked Wolfe Slider sneakers, available at Doc Martens for PS168.
Complete the look with this white liquid foundation for a flawless ghostly complexion. You can also add a black belt to cinch your waist and bring a gothic touch to the outfit.