Monday, 15 December 2014

Velvet with Lace that's Full of Grace...

Statement pieces are all the rage at this time of year, with party season in full swing we will naturally want to look our best and that means standing out. However, there's more to meets the eye when getting this seasons party outfit just right- yes I'm talking about the 'feel' of a dress. A fitted velvet pencil dress in the most luscious of deep red's will be so touchable. Then there are the material mixes that everyone loves- leather with lace or satin is a popular example. It's these great combinations that can also work beautifully when putting together something for the weekend. Mix velvet with dark lace for an extravagant sense of luxury! Here are some more wicked ways to wear lace this season brought to you exclusively by The Gothic Shop...

Black Velvet & Lace Gauntlet Gloves with Purple Bow by Sinister 

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Happy Gothmas!

The silly season has begun, for most of us it's fighting through crowds, trying to sort out family disputes and devouring amazing food for an entire month until our new year resolutions kick in for 2015.  To ease you through we have chosen some stocking fillers and gift suggestions so you can sit back and order away on your laptop with a delivery to your front door:

Every person who fancies a shot or two needs a cool glass to knock back some booze, and we love the La Fee Absinthe Fairy Verte Shot Glass by Alchemy. The art nouveau style Green Fairy forest shotglass are traditionally hand-blown which naturally enhance the character of the glass.

Spoil your lady with The Sacred Heart Alchemy Gothic Necklace, symbolic of your undying affection, longing and desire...a perfect gift of love as described by one of our customers in their 5 star review!

It's an old myth among Tarot readers that your first deck must be given as a gift, so if you have a friend eager to learn then why not splash out (under £20) on this stunning Alchemy Gothic Tarot Set.

Enjoy hot drinks on the go during your chilly morning commute with the Bright Eyes Kitten Thermo Mug, cute and practical makes for a great prezzie for keeping your cuppa warmer for longer.

Beat bedroom boredom if you add the Enslaved Angel Gothic Bedding Set to your wishlist. This 100% cotton set features reversible prints on both sides as you dive into a world of fantasy and darkness.

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