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Unusual, anachronistic or outlandish-looking outfits such as those frequently worn by people performing on a stage or film set are known generically as costumes.
I would call it bloody ridiculous!
Signature: All those years gone to waist!
Bob in Wales
Erik and Bob : Thank you both so much for your answers.