Goth clothing is always black or dark color, a few are red, color matching is generally red and black, all black or black and white, wearing a lot of conspicuous religious ornaments, the style is mainly reflected in the high crown wears, pointed shoes and pointed collars. Goth lovers like to wear their favorite goth costumes to attend various goth music festivals and goth parties.
The specific word ”gothic” originally meant the Germanic tribes of Western Europe. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the so-called "Gothic Revival" dug out the gloom of the Middle Ages from the catacombs of the historical lineage. Its clothing is characterized by the use of vertical modeling lines and pleats, so that the wearer looks slender, and by raising the height of the body through the style cap to increase the height of the body, giving people a feeling of lightness upward. Gothic style clothing pays special attention to the relief effect and lines of the appearance. Women's tops were tight and fitted, while the lower half of the skirt was wide and light at the top and heavy at the bottom, forming a kind of cone-shaped shape with strong decorative qualities.
Influenced by the architectural style, true gothic fashion is reflected in:
Something black, or other dark colors, such as navy blue, deep red; Something that can be see-through (dragon or fishnet-like fabrics), but not revealing; Silver jewelry; Pale skin; Black hair, bleached very light blonde, red or purple hair; Black and white makeup, white foundation, black lipstick, black eye shadow, thin eyebrows; Self-binding decorations, leather, PVC, rubber, latex are all essential fabrics. Medieval girdles are also extremely common; Ties or velvet cords tied tightly around the neck; T-shaped crosses, eye ornaments of the sun god, the pentagram, the cross (a symbol of Christ), and tattoos; Operatic-style shawls, cloaks, and long gloves; Chains and iron spikes; Body piercings, generally the tongue is the preferred part, followed by the nose, and finally the private parts and nipples.
Goth to show the proportional beauty of the body as the basic dress concept. Reflecting the perfect proportions of the body is the most dominant style of gothic outfits. Goth is not just a fashion, it is a way of life, whether it is clothing, food, housing, or transportation.