When you are heading out for a night on the town or just want something that will set your gothic ensemble apart from the rest, one of these black bolero jackets or lacy gothic shrugs makes a great choice. These gothic cover up jackets and ruffled gothic shawls offer a hint of protection from the elements when you are dolled up in a long gothic gown or wearing a sleeveless gothic top, all while showing off incredible alternative style. Some pieces cover both arms with sheer lace material, while others form only a single sleeve and collar for a dramatic gothic look. Still others wrap around your neck or shoulders with beading, feathers, faux fur, or spikes as ornamentation. Many pieces look excellent with gothic formalwear, while others also mesh well with gothic punk apparel. Take a moment to browse through the unique gothic styles available in this section, and you will be sure to see something that catches your eye.
To add a touch of dark decadence to any look, choose the Alana Sleeveless Velvet Bolero. This elegant, Victorian-inspired bolero has ornate, black ruffled lace along each edge and secures at the neck with a frog and loop fastener.
You will make a bewitching sight when you show up dressed in a gorgeous outfit draped by the Black and Red Velvet Hooded Cape. This gothic cape features a striking look with its black velvet exterior and red satin lining.
The perfect cover up for dressy evenings out to dinner or the opera, the Black Brocade Bolero Jacket looks great with gothic and Victorian styles. This short black jacket ends around the midriff in the back and has long sleeves.
Super comfortable, this hand-made stretch cotton shrug looks and feels fantastic to wear. The Black Puff Sleeved Skinny Shrug is a licensed design from Steampunk Couture and renowned steampunk model and fashion designer, Kato.
Sometimes a lady needs an extra layer to her outfit, whether to pique interest or lend coverage. The Black Taffeta Bolero does just that! This short puff sleeve jacket fits right into Victorian, steampunk and romantic gothic fashions.
You will look like a mysterious shadow in the night as you stroll beneath the full moon in this dramatic black cape! The Black Velvet Hooded Cape makes an excellent finishing touch to any of your fancy dress ensembles.
An elegant cover-up when heading out for an evening at the opera or a cocktail party, the Catherine Black Lace Cape drapes from your shoulders to down past the hips in the back. The sheer lace cape displays a lovely floral pattern.
The contrasting tones of gold and black hold a universally ornate standing, making it an excellent color pairing for the Ella Ribbon Brocade Jacket. This beautiful jacket is perfect for any situation that requires a touch of opulence.
Stand out from all your friends and family when you wear this eye-catching gothic accessory! The Gothic Bell Sleeve Shrug features a collar that extends over the shoulders and arms, ending in flowing bell sleeves.
Enjoy the open style of this black bolero jacket with just about any piece in your wardrobe. The Gothic Black Lace Bolero Jacket cuts off high on the back and ties loosely at the front, making it a great light jacket for cooler nights.
When you need a light jacket for gothic attire, this cropped bolero makes a fantastic choice. The Gothic Brocade Cropped Bolero Jacket works well as a cover up for formal outfits and many styles of gothic clothing.
Crop jackets offer an excellent option for light outerwear when the weather begins to turn slightly cool. The Gothic Crown Button Crop Jacket makes a fantastic cover up for formal attire and looks fabulous with gothic styles.