This Homemade Hobo Clown Costume is super easy if you’re looking for something fast. I took a ladies black vest and hand sewed several scraps of fabric on it. I did the same thing with a pair of board shorts. Then you simply wear a patterned shirt under the vest, a hat of any sort, and mis-matched knee high socks. I bought the sneaker-style clown shoes at one of those pop-up temporary Halloween Costume places and they were the biggest investment of my whole costume.
Then I googled clown make-up until I found a face I could easily replicate with a store-bought make up kit and voila!