Geraldine Geoghan’s Valkyrie Corsets

August 31, 2014 GB

Corsetry has long been associated with toughness, tightness, and the tantalizing frill of femininity. An ancient garment, sexual, though conservative, the corset has been used for millennia. It was the clothing of select royalty throughout […]

An Interview with The Birthday Massacre

August 31, 2014 GB

Toronto-based synth-rockers The Birthday Massacre have been making waves in the scene worldwide with their highly energetic performances and unique blend of addictive songs.  Gothic Beauty caught up with Chibi on their fall North American […]

Kato’s Steampunk Couture

August 27, 2014 Marissa Phillips

The Steampunk subculture has seen a huge growth in popularity and mainstream appeal. However, it would be an injustice to write off Kato’s Steampunk Couture as a brand created by a designer jumping on a […]

Skull Makeup Made Easy

August 26, 2014 GB

Although the common skull makeup was most likely popularized by the band, the Misfits, painting such a death mask on the living has existed for centuries, especially within the rich Mexican culture that frequently incorporates […]

Kathleen Marie Couture

August 25, 2014 Marissa Phillips

A young Kathleen Marie sat in her 9th grade history class, watching a re-enactment of the French Revolution. As part of the act, a nun entered the classroom, but in place of her traditional nun’s […]

Parent and Goth Relationships

August 23, 2014 GB

What are the most highly discussed topics in this scene of ours? Music, for sure. Fashion, of course. Upcoming events, absolutely. But there is one other subject that has certainly arisen at some point for […]

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