Fairy grunge is that bridge between the fairy core world and grunge aesthetics, which was made famous by ticktockers who became popular for creating this infusion of fairy tale land and grunge costumes.
Simply put, it is a practice of appearing like magical creatures. It’s a practice that has been modified to blend with modern contemporary fashion styles.
We know you’re dying to try one of your favorite fairy grunge during your next visit to the park but don’t know how to.
Don’t worry; we have some beautiful ideas for you. Read on to find 15 stylish ideas you can try with your fairy grunge outfits.
Fairy grunge outfits:
1. Oversized Tee-shirt
The oversized tee shirt had to be first on the list because of its versatility and, of course, because we love it. In the fairy grunge world, an oversized tee-shirt is a priceless asset as there are many things one can add to this tee-shirt for the gorgeous fairy grunge look. You can wear fishnet leggings with them, wear gladiator shoes with them or even add wings. You don’t have to hold yourself back, as it allows you to go all out and experiment with your best styles.
Hoodies with graphic designs of our favorite fairies have to be one of the most beautiful things in the fairy grunge wardrobe. Hoodies on their own are simple and easy to wear, but in a fairy grunge world, it can be more. You can wear a hoodie that covers you down to your thighs, then wear high platform gladiator shoes. And there, you have your fairy grunge look.
In the fairy grunge world, nightgowns aren’t for sleeping only. It can also serve as a costume for fairy grunge-themed events. Nightgowns are quite simple on their own, allowing you to add whatever you would like as extra to the finished look.
Fairies are known for their incredibly tiny waists; if you look like a fairy, you must imitate everything about them. What better way to get the desired tiny waist than to wear a corset? Corsets add definition to the waistline, whether you’re wearing them alone or with another dress over them. So for that Jessica Rabbits waist, use a corset.
5. Mittens or Gloves
These are firstly for style. You can wear a glove or mitten of different fabrics or with different designs to compliment your outfit. To add more style or make your outfit stand out from the rest, you can customize your gloves or mittens with gold dust, crystals, or rhinestones as fairies. Add sparkles and make your outfit shine.
6. Thigh-high Socks
Thigh socks are just fun. Simply that. They are usually colorful and add color and vibrancy to the entire fairy grunge outfit. Thigh-high socks are worn with mini skirts or short gowns to add colors to the look. So, next time you’re going to a fairy grunge-themed event in summer, consider creatively throwing in one or two little tweaks to this option.
7. Cargo Pants
Because fairy grunge is mostly into earthy colors and styles, cargo pants fit right into the outfit. Cargo pants are those oversized pants that come in primarily green or brown colors but are so comfortable to wear. They bring that earthy look to the outfit and give you a perfect backdrop to match other fashion items with.
8. Fish Nets
Fish nettops are the ultimate fairy grunge outfit goals. People and celebrities must have a fish net in their wardrobe if they genuinely believe in fairies and want to look like them. Fish nets don’t come as tops only; they also come as leggings, so if you’re going for a fierce look, fishnet leggings, a mini skirt on top, and a crop top, and you would look like a million boxes.
9. Fairy Wings
What better way to show that you’re a magical creature if you don’t have wings? Fairies have wings, so it’ll be fantastic to have them too. Thankfully, these wings are detachable and come in different sizes; depending on how many heads you’d like to turn, you can go for the huge ones like maleficent or tiny ones like Tinkerbell. Just make sure you’re comfortable moving around throughout the event.
10. Elf Ears
Yes! Elfs are fairies too, and we love them. We appreciate the tireless hours they throw into helping Santa Claus package gifts for us, but since it isn’t Christmas yet, we will dress like them to make them feel appreciated. While we can’t naturally grow elf ears, we can make fake prosthetics and wear them with pride. You can choose any color of your liking, as long as it’s pleasing to the eyes and matches your other outfits.
11. High Platform Gladiator Shoe
Because fairy grunge is that balance between fairy and grunge, high platform shoes are what we walk with when we don’t feel like flying. Gladiator shoes are cool for this assignment since they go up the legs and are super comfortable to walk in. These gladiator shoes would also add a fairy grunge personality to the overall outfit.
12. Mini Skirts
Most fairies are known for wearing mini skirts; take Tinkerbell, for example, she wears her mini skirt with so much confidence, and there is no better way to feel the same confidence than to wear mini skirts. Mini skirts are a big deal in the fairy grunge world, and we want to be part of that big deal, so we turn up with some amazing designs we’ll be proud of.
13. Maxi Skirts
It’s okay if you’re not comfortable with mini skirts. You can wear maxi skirts and still feel the groove. Not everyone can be Tinkerbell, but they can be the fairy godmother. So if you’re going for a more mature fairy grunge look, the maxi skirts are here for you.
14. Leg Warmers
Leg warmers are a little different from regular socks but serve the same purpose, and in this case, they add color and style to the fairy look. They also help us accomplish the ultimate fairy grunge look, giving it that playful look. An oversized shirt, mini skirts, leg warmers, and shoes would set you on the path to fairy greatness.
Adding layers and layers of clothing adds more character to your overall look. While layers could keep your body warm on a cold day, it also gives you an edgy fairy grunge look. Celebrities like Avril wore layers, making her look magical and if that’s your goal, prioritize layers.
The Fairy grunge look is such fun; though it might not be a piece of cake, we all agree that whatever you put your mind to, you will achieve. Another exciting thing we love about fairy grunge is how it allows one to come fully into another truly magical character. What better way to feel unique and magical than trying on some of the suggestions in this article? You are even welcome to try even more than one. Make some magic and take pictures while at it.