Looking for a legendary costume? You won't a more famous mythical hero than Robin Hood. A heroic outlaw, historically depicted in English folklore and featured in many films and books, a robin hood costume is the perfect costume for any historically themed party or medieval costume. Usually accompanied by his trusty bow, arrow and shield, Robin Hood stole from the rich to give to the poor. Instantly recognizable by his Lincoln green garments, a robin hood or archer costume is the perfect costume for kids and adults looking for a sense of adventure.