The Gothic Lolita trend has crossed over from Japan’s Harajuku district to America’s city streets.The fashion is getting bigger and bigger these days,with many varied styles and subgenres resulting as variations on the theme.It’s based on a mix of Victorian fashion and Lolita fashion, but with a darker twist. It’s very ruffly, girly, and lacy – just like Lolita style, but it’s not as colorful.Then how can we dress like a Gothic Lolita?
First Combine black and white. Gothic Lolita fashion is typically black, white, gray, and sometimes a burst of deep reds or purples.The combination of black and white is the foundation upon which Gothic dress style is based. Other colors are also often included. The element of pink is added due to the childlike “Lolita” aspect of the look, however, the main staples are black and white.Second Sport lace, trims, and ribbons!The Gothic Lolita look has a hyper girly aspect to it, so the lace, ribbons, trims and frills are always in full force. Petticoat and crinoline are often added to skirts, and stockings and over-knee socks are also popular. Tights are usually black or white.At last add accessories.Gothic Lolitas are typically adorned in a lot of accessories, including miniature top hats, lace headdresses, and parasols. The more the merrier. Stuffed animals such as teddy bears and bunnies are also common. In accentuating the gothic aspect of the look, many Gothlolis carry around crucifixes, bats, coffins, and other rather morbid items.
Do you want to get this look?Try it now.But keep in mind,the Gothic Lolita look is never subdued;it is always overly exaggerated. If you’re going for a full-on Gothic Lolita look,do not be afraid to wear accessories or enhanced makeup. Less is not more when it comes to Gothic Lolita fashion.Hopefully you can take these fabulous suggestions and create some gorgeous Gothic Lolita styles of your own!