Have I mentioned how much I love the site Haute Macabre?
From the lavish editorial finds in their impeccably-curated archive of Tear Sheets, to the highly covetable objets-de-art many an absinthe-hued eye would ogle with envy — in the darkest-of-dandy / Domestigoth‘s high-end digs, without doubt.
This virtual locale of the monochromatic cognoscenti also posts invaluable blogature, with topics ranging from How To Wear A Headband And Not Look Dumb to DIY projects for dark-siders interested in harnessing creativity to learn How To Make [ One’s ] Own Latex Gear, or even rock a wicked sicked take on Christian Louboutin for Rodarte’s Spiky Heels With Studs.
Short of the long [ of tooth ]?
This site is bloody genius.
The following archived cough! STOLEN cough! editorial post was written by sultry wordsmith Samantha, both Haute Macabre’s co-founder and a veteran Suicide Girl, who shares her personal exploits at Five Twenty Three [dot] com
But enough of my incessant rambling — now it’s
“…Over To You, Sam!”
Sun-Sensitive Brocade Cloak by Jared Gold Couture † Vivienne Westwood Tie Shirt
Dark G-Star Denim † Romanian Militia Motorcycle Boots
Seeing as how I have spent my entire weekend glued to my computer working while listening to the first of the Sookie Stackhouse books on audio, I feel it totally appropriate to post this vampire editorial sent to us by Clint Catalyst . Since Nixon posted his spoken word video a few weeks back, he and I have bonded over our mutual love of True Blood, so in Fangtasia Fashion, here’s a first look at his recent shoot by Hoda Amel Abdalla.
Clint is shown wearing pieces from Jared Gold‘s Caspian Collection runway show. Each item is a one-off, and was not duplicated for public distribution.
Felt Top Hat with Couture Grosgrain Trim † Vintage Victorian Mourning Suit circa late 1800s
White Oxford from Ross Dress for Less † After Six Tuxedo Neckpiece
John Fluevog Wingtip Ankle Boots
Jared Gold Couture Black Phoenix Cape † Jared Gold Couture Polygamist Werewolf Armrills
Jared Gold Couture Dark Tundra Infantry Cap † Vivienne Westwood Shirt
Kill City Stretch Denim Jeans † Romanian Militia Motorcycle Boots
Jared Gold Couture Blood Bay Foundry Brocade Evening Coat † Marrow Satin Cravat
Tarina Tarantino Necklace † White H&M Button Up Shirt
Vivienne Westwood Tie † Ksubi 5-pocket Peg Leg Pants
Vintage Comme des Garçons shoes
Jared Gold Couture Black Greasy Colonial Jacket † Jared Gold Salem Witch Stetson Hat
Ksubi Black “Dee Dee” Straight Leg Stretch Denim † Irregular Choice Suede Boots
All pieces on Ericka, Clint’s willing victim, were her own.
Make-Up/Special FX by Julie Pound