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What is Gothic Lolita? Dark and Cute Lolita Fashion Characteristics and Fashion Points

Have you ever heard of "Gothic Lolita"? Gothic lolita is one type of lolita fashion. It is a fashion that combines Lolita fashion with Gothic elements, which are originally the opposite image. This time, we will introduce the features and fashion points of Gothic Lolita.

What is Gothic Lolita?

The most distinctive feature of Gothic Lolita is its "dark atmosphere". The definition of gothic fashion, which is an element of gothic lolita (We call it "Gosuloli" in Japan), is fantastic, decadent, and mysterious fashion.

Therefore, the main color for gothic lolita is black. Other colors such as red and blue are also used, but unlike normal Lolita fashion, deep colors are used instead of soft colors.

Symbolic motifs for gothic lolita are Fantastical motifs such as wings, roses, and angels and Decadent motifs such as crosses, coffins, and skeletons.


Another feature of gothic lolita is the "girlish element" of Lolita fashion.

Like sweet lolita, many of the items from headwear to shoes are designed with frills and ribbons.


"Gothic Lolita" is Lolita fashion that incorporates a dark atmosphere while having the cuteness of a young girl.


Gothic lolita fashion point


Wear a corset to sharpen your silhouette

In Gothic Lolita, which is fantastic and decadent, emphasizing silhouette is a very important.
One of the items that create the silhouette is the pannier. The volume of the pannier can be chosen according to type of the coordinate.
If you want a gorgeous finish, choose a thicker one. If you want to look decadent and cool, low volume pannier is suitable.

Also, the corset is an important item in Gothic Lolita.
By using a corset that tightens the waist, the silhouette from the decollete to the skirt will be feminine and beautiful.


Small things make a difference

As Gothic Lolita is based on black color, it's relatively easy to find items.
However, there is a point in picking up Gothic Lolita accessories.
First, shoes. About the types, lace-up boots and pumps with rounded ends like sweet lolita are often worn. Wearing thick soles will give you a more authentic impression.

 

About headdress, We recommend gorgeous and chic one. If your clothes are all black, it would be lovely to use red or blue as an accent color.


Incorporate a dark atmosphere into your makeup

Gothic Lolita, which has a mysterious and decadent world view, finishes the makeup well.
It is also important to incorporate a dark atmosphere. Use a teak sparingly. Because of that, if you finish your eye makeup and lips with dark colors, it will blend in with the atmosphere of your clothes and increase the degree of perfection.
The recommended lip color is deep red. Rose red and wine red are sold in familiar places, so it is recommended for beginners.

 

summary

How was it? Gothic lolita has a different charm from sweet lolita, but gothic lolita that incorporate black and chic colors may be easy for beginners to start. Please find your favorite items and enjoy the dark cuteness of Gothic Lolita.

 

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