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Gothic Wigs for Women - Fun For Lots of Occasions!

Updated on October 4, 2015
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A Gorgeous Goth Wig Can Make All the Difference

One of my favorite Goth styles, you can purchase this wig below.  This is perfect for Halloween, to go see a horror movie, or for any kind of Goth event.
One of my favorite Goth styles, you can purchase this wig below. This is perfect for Halloween, to go see a horror movie, or for any kind of Goth event. | Source

Gothic Hairstyles are Easier with a Wig or Hairpiece

The Goth or Gothic style of fashion has been popular for decades, and continues to enjoy popularity today. However, not everyone is born with the thick, lush dark hair that lends itself easily to the Gothic style.

This is a fun style for many young women who enjoy dressing up in this style, even if they feel it may not be appropriate for their workplace. By purchasing a Gothic wig to go with their Goth wardrobe, they can create the look they want and keep this side of their life private from their more conservative friends, co-workers and family members.

Owning one of these fun wigs is a great way to have fun and dress the way you like whenever you want to.

Of course, no one has to own a wig. You can always consider the other possibilities. One option is to color your own hair, add a hairpiece, or try to tease up your hair to create the look that nature did not give you. However, if your hair is thin, no amount of tinkering with it may make it possible to create the look your want.

The easiest option is to simply buy a natural hair or synthetic wig that gives you the desired look. In this way, you can look Gothic when you want, and easily return to your natural look for work or other situations where you prefer not to dress Goth. This is what the famous Mistress of the Dark, Elvira, did for years! I loved her Gothic look, even though I knew that underneath that gorgeous black wig her natural hair color was much lighter. When I occasionally saw her interviewed on television without her trademark wig and clothing, I was always amazed by how different she looked.

Stunning Elvira Style Wig! This is my Favorite Goth Wig.

California Costumes Women's Vampira Wig, Black, One Size
California Costumes Women's Vampira Wig, Black, One Size

This is the wig shown above. You can wear it for Halloween, to a horror movie, or for lots of different Goth events. Take on a whole new persona ... no one will recognize you!

 

You Can Buy Lots of Different Gothic Wigs Online

Of course, not all of the wigs on Amazon are Goth in style. However, even if you want a different look, shopping online is a fun way to purchase a wig of any kind, as well as the accessories to go with it. The prices are good, which is important when you are ordering a product online.

If you want to see the prices, read reviews and get more information about any of the wigs from Amazon that are featured in this article, you can just click on the blue product name and you will be taken to the Amazon webpage for that product. Once there, you can see what other choices they have, too.

This is your chance to take on an entirely new look, while shopping in the privacy of your home.

Colorful Goth Wigs

Of course, most of the time when we think of Gothic wigs, we tend to think that they only are available in black, with sharp lines and widow's peaks. However, sometimes a wig with red or brown highlights and a heavily layered cut will be even more appealing.

Wearing wigs that have added color and style can add special flair to the look you are trying to create. I particularly enjoy those styles that have two or more colors. After all, if I am going to try out a wild style for a costume party, I want to wear something that is completely different from my normal, traditional look!

Be flexible and have fun when you choose the right wig for your lifestyle.

Wild, Two-Tone Gothic Wigs

While most of us think of Gothic wigs as being all black, two-tone Gothic wigs are also popular. I love the multi-colored hairstyles shown below. If you want to wear something that will really get you noticed, these styles are sure to do it!

Remember: If you want to read more about any of the Amazon wigs shown here, just click on the blue product name of that wig and you will be taken directly to its Amazon webpage.

I Love Two-Tone Goth Wigs. They Are So Much Fun!

Rubie's Costume Long 2-Tone Gothic Black and Red Wig, Black/Red, One Size
Rubie's Costume Long 2-Tone Gothic Black and Red Wig, Black/Red, One Size

Isn't this red and black style wonderful? If I were going to a party, this is the wig I would want. If you want something wild and creative, why not go all out?

 

Adult Gothic Wig

The wonderful part about buying a wig is that you can easily create a hairstyle that would be almost impossible for most people to achieve otherwise.

Wigs are delightful as part of a costume or to create a fun, new look when you are out with friends. Many professional performers wear wigs and hairpieces to create a more dramatic appearance when they are on stage.

Synthetic wigs are also affordable. Many different styles are available for under $40, which makes it possible for people to have an entire wardrobe of wigs if they want.

You may be able to find the wig of your dreams in your local goth shop, in a wig shop, or on a variety of online sites. Cheap, affordable and fun wigs are available for everyone!

If you don't have a local wig shop, or your local wig shop does not sell Goth wigs, you may be especially happy about the availability of wigs through a reputable online site like Amazon.com. They sell a wide variety of wigs in addition to the Goth wigs. The wigs on Amazon also come from a variety of manufacturers.

Do you like to dress in the Gothic style?

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      Deborah Carr 3 years ago from Orange County, California

      Wigs are an easy way to create the Halloween look you want. These Gothic wigs are perfect for people who like to occasionally dress up Goth, any time of the year.

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      Anna 3 years ago from chichester

      I used to! Still do at Halloween sometimes so I may very well be investing in one of these wigs soon. They're all really striking

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      getmoreinfo 4 years ago

      I like the two-toned gothic wigs the best.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @askformore lm: Thank you! I'm delighted that you thought the wigs in my Gothic Wigs article were odd!

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      askformore lm 4 years ago

      Squidoo sent me on a quest to "squidlike" a lens about something odd. Well, (LOL) I find these Gothic style wigs really odd, so I nominated your lens.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @LornsA178: To be honest, I have never worn a Gothic wig either. However, they look like a lot of fun to wear with a costume!

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      LornsA178 4 years ago

      Interesting topic...I could not imagine myself wearing those wigs.

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      myspace9 4 years ago

      All wigs looks good, but I am having good and healthy hair.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @anonymous: Thank you! I'm glad you enjoyed this info about Gothic wigs.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      This is great information, I like them very much. :)

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @anonymous: I alway loved the look of Elvira on television, and she certainly had the Gothic look down perfectly.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Find the Gothic look just sexy!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @Board-Game-Brooke: Thank you! I'm glad you enjoyed these cool gothic wigs!

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      WriterJanis2 4 years ago

      Came back to check out your update.

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      C A Chancellor 4 years ago from US/TN

      These are awesome! I didn't know such neat wigs were available.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @WriterJanis2: I hope you enjoy the enhanced selection of Gothic Wigs for Women. Thanks!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @anonymous: Thank you. These Gothic Wigs are quite popular!

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Very nice looking wigs for the Gothic style. :)

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      Deborah Carr 5 years ago from Orange County, California

      @WriterJanis2: Gothic wigs are ideal for Halloween costume ideas!

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      WriterJanis2 5 years ago

      Perfect for this time of year.

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      CoolFool83 5 years ago

      I really love these gothic wigs!

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      Deborah Carr 5 years ago from Orange County, California

      @Escapes2: Thank you Kristsara! I appreciate your comments on these fun wigs!

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      Escapes2 5 years ago

      Great information on wigs!