Goth fashion begins in the early 1980s and is a mixture of different styles incorporating flairs such as Punk, Cyber, Victoriana, and Industrial. Goth fashion is now being worn around the world, and they include heavily accessorizes matched with heavy dark makeup, black skirt, blouse, or jumper.
However, there is no excuse not to show off how appealing your Goth look can be with so many different types of Goth accessories out there. SO, how do you look Goth? Continue reading this post for ideas.
Gothic makeup is easy. Adding the right type of Goth makeup fits in with what society might expect of you. Black, red or even purple lipsticks are all acceptable Goth makeup if you are looking to achieve a more feminine look. Colored ribbon and lace are a great addition and match to colored lipsticks. Don’t neglect your nails as well. You don’t have to go for the standard black.
2. Hair Accessories
Having a hairband is another way to look gothic. Think of black bows, black roses or something bright and red. You might also consider adding a few beads to your hair for something extra unique. You can find some beads in the shape of bats, or skulls if you look online. Even some plain silver beads can bring your beauty out in the way that you want.
Your jewelry is another subtle way to show your love for the gothic. You can match your dress with Goth necklaces, rings, pendant, bracelets, and watches. Mix and match your outfits together with different accessories. Sunglasses, and clutches are also great accessories to complete your look. Visit a gothic store, and you will often find piles of silverware, perfect for your outfits.
You also need to consider the handbag you are using and make sure it matches your outfit. It doesn’t matter if the bags are branded with skulls or not but try and choose bags that show a slight gothic streak. Crushed black velvet or a beautiful deep dark red is always an excellent choice.
Adding the right kind of scarf to your outfit is one way to look Goth. Think of black, purple, and red flower patterns. You can also consider broaches as well for an extra touch. Add a simple and plain scarf for an extra unique touch.