I'm Into the "Whimsigoth" Aesthetic—30 Pieces That Feel So On-Trend

It seems like every day there's a new trend or dressing phenomenon to pay attention to. From Kendall Jenner's pants-less moment to the resurgence of the outdoor-inspired gorpcore aesthetic, there's so much to be excited about in the fast-moving world of fashion. That's why we had to dive in headfirst when witch-inspired "whimsigoth" looks started popping up all over social media. The magical trend is a mix of the darkness of gothic influences and the layers and billowiness seen in boho styling. If you've been wanting to channel whimsigoth, we're here to help. Ahead, shop a curation of fashion finds that really nail the aesthetic.

We've highlighted some whimsical looks, including rich jewel tones, velvety textures, maxi skirts, and so much more. We've even thrown in pieces featuring starry motifs and other emblems. Now's the time to channel whimsigoth icons of the past, from '90s-era Stevie Knicks and Lisa Bonet to the witchy sisters in Charmed and Practical Magic. Keep scrolling for the magic ahead.

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@dronme

The velvet appliqué details are so pretty.

Velvet is essential in the whimsigoth wardrobe.

The deep blue would pair well with tights and a textured duster coat. 

These blood-red pants are perfect for a full moon. 

Hair accessories add to that dark-boho vibe. 

This maxi gives off "neighborhood-friendly witch" energy.

There are so many detailed graphics on this beautiful dress.

This feels spellbound in the best way.

A skinny scarf is the ideal piece to top off a layered look.

Astrology-themed jewelry is a win for everyone. 

Love the mixture of lace and velvet fabrics. 

The lace trim on the bodice is so stunning. 

Stack other necklaces with this one for an opulent look.

This deep-green vest would look great with a maxi dress and chunky cardigan.

Buckle boots give a gothic edge to a look. 

Stacks of chunky, cool rings really nail the aesthetic down. 

This aesthetic gravitates toward flared and bell-bottom jeans. 

Such an affordable price point for a stunning find. 

A beautiful jewel-toned fur coat.