A Deep Dive into the Glamorously World of Gothic Platform Boots
Hey there, soon-to-be punk rock princess!
So, you’re about to attend your first punk rock gig and wondering what to wear? Well, honey, you’ve come to the right place. In this not-so-ordinary guide, we’re going to navigate the rough waters of punk fashion, full of combat boots, ripped tights, and safety pin accessories.
Buckle up your studded belt, it’s time for a fashion mosh pit!
Combat Boots: Let’s start from the bottom up. Combat boots are as punk as Johnny Rotten’s snarl. Go for black, well-worn ones. The scuffier, the better. We want people to think you’ve been stage diving, not attending tea parties.
Ripped Tights or Fishnets: This is not the place for your classy Chanel pantyhose. Punk is about rebellion, and what’s more rebellious than tights that look like they’ve survived a cat fight? Wear them under your shorts or poking through the rips in your jeans. And fishnets? They’re as essential as the air you breathe.
Denim & Leather: Denim shorts or a leather mini skirt are both fair game. As for the top, a band tee of a punk band is your safest bet. Not a Sex Pistols or Ramones tee, though, unless you want to scream “I’m new here!” to everyone in the room.
Accessories: Punk rock clothing is an art, and safety pins are your paintbrushes. Use them as earrings, necklace pendants, or brooches. Studded bracelets and chokers? Yes, please! Don’t forget band patches and badges. Also, it wouldn’t hurt to throw in some tartan. A tartan scarf, perhaps? Punk as heck!
Jackets: You have two choices here: a black leather jacket or a denim jacket adorned with patches and pins. If you want to go the extra mile, add some studs to your jacket. Remember, the more DIY, the more punk.
Socks: Knee-high socks paired with your combat boots are a punk staple. Choose black, striped, or tartan. Why wear your heart on your sleeve when you can wear your punk on your knees?
Makeup & Hair: Think bold and edgy. Smoky eyes, dark eyeliner, and bold lip colors (think black, dark red, or purple) fit the bill perfectly. And hair? Dyed, spiked, side-shaved or whatever rebellious hairstyle your heart desires.
The Little Black Dress: If your boots are louder than the DJ’s music, you might want to keep the rest of your outfit a bit muted. Enter the little black dress – sophisticated, chic, and the perfect canvas for your screaming pink boots. It’s like saying, “My boots are here to party all day and night, and my dress is here to elegantly sip champagne.”
Remember, punk isn’t just a fashion trend; it’s a statement, an attitude. So, wear whatever makes you feel like the punk rock princess you are. Whether it’s a studded leather dress or a band tee with ripped jeans, as long as you’re rocking out and having fun, you’re punk enough! Now, get out there and break some rules!