Get the look: gothic romance

As day turns to night and light to dusk, the magic of midwinter starts to take ahold of our souls. Taking inspiration from cinematic villains, poetic heroines and the uncompromising beauty of winter, our new gothic romance collection delivers free-spirited femininity for the dark season.

The secret to gothic gorgeousness? Ruffles, sheers, corsages, bows and dramatic detail. Wednesday Addams would approve.

Here’s how to get the look…

Midnight and red-wine hues

When it comes to gothic romance, these are your go-to colours. A black gothic skirt is a must, for extra impact pair with a tulle blouse with willowy sleeves and black corsage kitten heels. This look is perfect for winter parties and candlelit dinners.

Victoriana lace

The easiest way to get the gothic romance look is with lashings of lavish lace. Try this Wednesday Addams dress or a striking sheer lace shirt with leather trousers or a satin midi skirt. Pair with all-black accessories and you’re set for witching hour.

A dramatic cape

Trousers, dresses, shirts, bralettes – there’s nothing our Launa lace cape can’t elevate. Simply add to any look to ramp up the drama. Black tie event in the calendar? Opt for an elegant gothic dress with an inbuilt cape and channel your inner Morticia.

Bold accessories

The smallest things can make the biggest difference – so clip a corsage onto a plain shirt, reach for some vintage diamante earrings, add a dramatic bow to your ponytail and beyond.

Feeling inspired? Get the gothic romance look now with the help of our Icons collection.