The Mad Hatter in the storybook Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was unable to ever escape tea time. He made the best of it by entertaining his guests with clever riddles and keeping things lively. Raise a tea cup, pinkie finger out and toast your guests.
The animated version of the Hatter was an over-the-top adaptation of the popular storybook character. All of your movements can be more outrageous and excited than you'd normally do. In this brightly colored costume, you'll certainly get your tea party guests' attention!
Perhaps when you think of the Mad Hatter, the image made famous by Johnny Depp in Tim Burton's live action adaptation is what comes to mind. To take your elaborate costume to the next level, make sure to behave as someone on the verge of going mad.
Maybe you'd prefer to show the more sinister side of this fairytale character. To pull off this dark Mad Hatter look, the key is your facial expressions. Stick with scowls and a furrowed brow to convey a bit more angst than one would normally expect from the Hatter.
The Mad Hatter is such a popular character that womens costumes have become best sellers too! This whimsical tea party themed Mad Hatter costume is covered in tea cups and is perfect for portraying a playful version of the Hatter.
If you prefer a more sophisticated Mad Hatter look, this Marvelous Mad Hatter costume has more vintage inspired pieces and paired with our exclusive bandolier accessory it really pops. Be serious, or flirty, this outfit lets you add your own personality.
Did you know that the Mad Hatter is also one of the bad guys that Batman has encountered in Gotham? You read that right: Batman! In the comics he is an insane neuroscientist who is obsessed with the Lewis Carroll story and thinks he's the actual Hatter. He develops technology to control people's brains and even did a stint in Arkham Asylum after having one of his plots foiled by the Dark Knight. This steampunk version of the Hatter captures his darker, villainous side and would make a great addition to either an Alice in Wonderland group or a Batman group.