Spotlight: Gothic Homemaking by Aurelio Voltaire

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What doesn’t Aurelio Voltaire do? Voltaire writes and performs hilarious tongue-in-cheek songs about the Goth subculture, nerd culture and everything spooky related (zombies, vampires, etc). He has written several books about the Goth subculture including: Paint it Black and What is Goth? And, now, he’s adding to all the fun with a new series on […]

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Goth Prom Night | Outfit of the Day

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Last night Sarah and I headed up to a local bar for their monthly drag night. Before nightfall we just managed to take these pictures (that’s why they’re a bit grainy!). The theme for the night was red carpet or Gala. So we donned some thrift store bought blazers and bow ties, along with out […]

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Spotlight | Murdered for Being Different

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Murdered for Being Different is a part of a BBC3’s hour long drama series in which it depicts real crimes that shook the world. For example, this week they released  the story of Sophie Lancaster and Robert Maltby who were two Goth’s attacked in a park because ‘they were different’. The story focuses on Robert […]

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THE CRAFT INSPIRED OOTD

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Ever since I got this Reformation turtleneck I thought it needed a little school skirt, witchy boots and dark makeup to make a totally The Craft inspired look. What do you think, did I pull it of? While figuring out this outfit, I conjured up images of Bonnie in her high turtleneck trying to cover […]

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OOTD | FRIES BEFORE GUYS

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The bestie and I finally got a chance to don our Depop leather jackets for some outfit pictures and hang out time this week. We headed out for hot chocolates at my favourite coffee shop Hit N Run, ogled crystals and incense at the local witchy store and swatched a lot of NYX makeup. It […]

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OOTD | UNIF SALEM BOOTS

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In this outfit, I wanted to show off these amaaaazing new-to-me Unif boots! I found them for a quarter of the retail price and, best of all, they’re another piece that isn’t going to add to the growing pile of barely worn clothes that go straight to dumps globally. While getting these photos, the boyfriend […]

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Is My UNIF Obsession Sustainable?

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Lately, I’ve rediscovered my love of not only Unif Clothing but also Ebay. But while trawling through my many eBay searches and joining Unif Buy/Sell/Swap Facebook groups I’ve been facing a new question. Is this sustainable? Is it sustainable to search out a specific brand of clothing which isn’t ethically sourced? Even if it’s second […]

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