We came across this article the other day and wanted to share it with you as it illustrates the fusion of two styles from separate lifestyles and become a uniform that is crossing cultural gaps globally. It’s called Street Goth and is just that, a fusion of street wear and goth style clothing. It’s pretty much a crossroads of Goth and hip-hop. Take a look at the full breakdown via HighSnobiety.
While 2012 brought many trends we’ve since grown tired of, the Year of the Dragon also brought a few that we’re just now starting to really take notice of. Among these is the emerging and most likeley soon-to-be-mainstream street or ghetto goth look propelled to the forefront by rappers like A$AP Rocky. Other rappers and celebrities have incorporated various parts of the look, too, thanks to recent pieces by designers like Raf Simons and Rick Owens.
In short, the style consists of dark, minimalist clothing cut in modern ways and finished with premium materials like leather. References to past styles are common too, most notably late 80s/early 90s hip-hop and grunge. However, since there’s a bit more to it than that we’ve decided to take a closer look at the individual pieces that make up the style. Take a look… [Read More w/ pictures here]