There’s no doubt about it: Goth style is more mainstream than ever. Long gone are the days of the term only belonging to high school outcasts (not to mention, there are now much chicer places to shop for a witchy wardrobe than Hot Topic).
Nowadays, the idea of being goth has become more of the norm, with multiple subcultures emerging from it—from health goth to Victorian, gothabilly, and more. We now see gothic glamour being channeled everywhere from the runway to magazine spreads and the red carpet, worn by a number of our favorite leading ladies (some you wouldn’t ever expect).
We rounded up our favorite girls at the moment when their goth game was at an all-time high, whether they truly embraced the darkness at the time or just played the part. Click through the gallery below to get some serious goth-spiration.