Listen up, Lorde wants you to know she laughs in the face of a difficult gothic trend. Got a problem with that?
The controversial Royals songstress appeared at the 27th Annual ARIA Awards in Sydney this weekend in a paired down gothic look.
Slick back ponytail, dark cherry lips and smudgy eyes complimented her long sleeved, floor length black dress and two simple bangles.
Teaming gothic with minimalism is a confident look...we'd love to pass more comment then that, but she scares us. So we'll just leave it there.
Taking on Wednesday Adams chic (is that a thing? It is now) is nothing new for the 17-year-old - but if you are dipping your toes into the trend for the first time, a statement lippy is a good place to start.
Check out how some of these celebs managed to pull it off...
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