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 some 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 like in Charmed and Practical Magic. Keep scrolling for magic ahead.