The ghillie suit is the standard in sniper camouflage. Designed to blend in with the environment the ghillie suit allows snipers to remain illusive as they move through the battlefield. Typically the ghillie suit begins with a poncho or one piece coveralls and is covered with burlap. The ghillie suit then has some coloring. leaves, and, mud added. Even with an existing ghillie suit, snipers must add more of their current surrounding’s foliage to further blend in. There’s no such thing as being too hidden.