Category Archives: Inspiration

Artists and creative stuff

“Every Alien’s Favorite Cousin”

It’s easy to be cynical when social media is flooded with celebrity-remembrance posts. Nowadays “celebrity” is so often something carefully manufactured by a team in a conference room somewhere: disingenuous, sponcon haunted, and buzzword dripping- aimed to hit the marks … Continue reading

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1890s Women’s Fashion in Canada

It’s no secret that I am a bit of a Victorian/historical fashion nerd, previous eras of attire have influenced my designs for Gloomth and the brand’s concept since we began. While recently looking through historical archives I thought I’d share … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight- Jacqueline Denton

Jacqueline Denton is one of those artists who’s style is so polished and slick you get a little jealous just seeing it. Previous incarnations involved dizzying psychedelic dream worlds populated by dripping eyeliner girls, bats, and melting neon hues. We … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight -Jely!

We’re going to be spotlighting some of the artists, craftspeople, designers, and other creative amazing folks we like around here over the next bit. It’s a great chance to discover some new creators and to inspire you to make more … Continue reading

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Types of Bonnets

Bonnets appear in lolita and historically-inspired fashions time and again. Primarily associated with the Victorian era bonnets were worn from about medieval times forward, and fell out of fashion towards the end of the 19th Century. They still sometimes appear … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight – Drac Makens!

Welcome to Gloomth’s new “Artist Spotlight” interview series where we pester people we think are super cool with questions about their work and process! We came across the incomparable Drac Makens last year (when we sent her a Halloween print … Continue reading

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“Victorian Grunge” Playlist!

We are hard at work preparing things for our upcoming stock collection launch (along with tons more surprises)! In the meantime here’s a Spotify playlist to get you feeling the Victorian Grunge vibes as we preview some of the upcoming … Continue reading

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