7 Goblincore Outfit Ideas to Master the Whimsical Aesthetic

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With a focus on quirky, nature-inspired elements such as mushrooms, forest plants, small animals and insects, toads, moss, dragonflies, and mud, Goblincore outfits are ideal for creating a whimsical fashion style.

Feral cousin to cottagecore, Goblincore celebrates imperfections, hailing unconventional as the better way forward in times of mass consumption and uniform styles.

Highlighting the need to live free from societal norms, Goblincore has connections to anti-capitalism, LGBTQ+, and queerness, as some fungi species have thousands of sexes.

In this article, we’ll explore how to master the Goblincore style via 7 unique outfit ideas you can put together to achieve the look.

1. Cottage Goblincore

Cottage Goblincore Aesthetic Outfit

Step into enchantment with this captivating fusion of nature-inspired cottagecore and goblincore.

To achieve this look, you need to add earthy elements to cottagecore outfits; breezy, long linen floral dresses – ideally in brown – with lace-up corsets or forest-hued V-neck snug cardigans.

Accessorize with playful bow butterfly hair clips and dainty wild forest flower earrings to embody this alluring aesthetic.

Finish the look with rugged brown western-style lace-up leather boots in boho styles.


Colorful V-neck Knit Cardigan

Bow Decor French Butterfly Clip

In My Dreams Ear Cuff

The Premium-fabric Solid Split linen Midi Dress

Jacquard Floral Corset Lace Up Tank Top

We The Free Canyon Lace Up Boots

2. Grunge Goblincore

Grunge Goblinecore Aesthetic Outfit

Grunge Goblincore is a powerful look that blends the edgy grunge aesthetic with mystical goblincore elements.

Similar to the Fairy Grunge aesthetic, Grunge Goblincore features a dark color palette, with more emphasis on earthy tones such as deep browns and dark greens.

To achieve this daring look, opt for a distressed, laddered cropped cardigan or an acid wash notched T-shirt paired with a washed black panel denim mini skirt.

Enhance the outfit’s grungy vibe with accessories like a tie-dye ripped slouchy beanie, mushroom design drop earrings, and a stone charm necklace.

Complete the ensemble with a pair of iconic Dr. Martens Jadon quad zip boots in black for a unique statement that captures the essence of Grunge Goblincore.


UO Gracie Laddered Cropped Cardigan

Grunge Punk Tie Dye Ripped Slouchy Beanie

UO Millie Acid Wash Notched T-Shirt


Mushroom Design Drop Earrings

Stone Charm Necklace

Dr Martens Jadon quad zip boots in black

3. Fairy Goblincore

Fairy Goblincore Aesthetic Outfit

Embrace the magic of Fairy Goblincore style with this enchanting combination of forest-inspired elements and Fairycore’s ethereal touches.

Begin your outfit with a delicate knit hollow-out cardigan in a rich forest green color, and pair it with a playful brown asymmetrical layered mini skirt.

For added depth and texture, you can also layer a tie-front knit cardigan in forest stripes.

Elevate this bewitching style with whimsical accessories such as ear cuffs in elf ear style, moon drop earrings, and a green stone disc thread choker.

Complete the look with a pair of versatile boots in green or brown, perfect for wandering through the woods or attending a moonlit gathering.


Knit Hollow Out Cardigan

Elf Ear Design Costume Ear Cuffs



Leaf Decoration Braid Detail Thong Sandals


Moon Drop Earrings

Silence + Noise Stone Disc Thread Choker

4. Dark Goblincore

Dark Goblincore Aesthetic Outfit

Dark Goblincore-style outfits combine earthy tones with subtle nature-inspired accents.

Start with a dark khaki cami top adorned with a mushroom patch or a solid black button-up corduroy shirt as your base.

Pair it with high-waisted semi-distressed brown denim shorts featuring a silver button for an extra touch of detail (similar style to dark academia).

Add a pop of color with green socks made from thick, fluffy material that peeks just above the ankle and a pair of Dr. Martens 1460 bloom lace-up boots in a striking floral pattern.



Button Up Style Corduroy Shirt in Solid Black.

High waist semi-distressed brown denim shorts for women, with a silver button.

Green socks above the ankle-high, from thick fluffy material.

Dr Martens 1460 bloom lace up boots in floral

5. Soft Goblincore

Soft Goblincore Aesthetic Outfit

With a color palette similar to the light academia aesthetic, soft Goblincore outfits blends the delightful allure of mushroom motifs with gentle pastels of wood-like shades.

Start the outfit with a dark red corduroy jumpsuit that exudes comfort and style, layered with a button-front curved hem shirt showcasing a playful mushroom print or a dark green corduroy shirt.

Add a pair of multi-colored comfortable crochet loafers and accessorize with a handcrafted mushroom crochet hair band – to enchant your hairstyle.

Complement the theme of the Soft Goblincore aesthetic with mushroom decor drop earrings and a mushroom graphic shopper bag to carry your essentials.


Red Corduroy Jumpsuit

ROMWE Guys Mushroom Print Button Front Curved Hem Shirt

BDG Corduroy Green Shirt

Marvellous flat loafers in multi crochet

Mushroom Graphic Shopper Bag

Mushroom Decor Drop Earrings

Mushroom Crochet Hair Band

6. Witch Goblincore

Witch Goblincore Aesthetic Outfits

To create a Witch Goblincore style outfit, blend the mystical elements of nature with a touch of magical elegance and sophistication of the Witchcore aesthetic.

Begin by donning a slightly oversized turtleneck sweater (maybe with bell sleeves and stripes) in harmonious shades of green that go with brown clothes.

Add a pair of dark grey wide-leg trousers adorned with delicate floral patterns on the top part.

Elevate the ensemble with a charm necklace featuring mini mushrooms, showcasing your affinity for the magical side of nature, and a stone decor beaded bracelet, perfect for embracing your inner witch.

Complete the Witch Goblincore look with a pair of point-toe stiletto-heeled boots in a warm wooden brown, marrying the mystique of the forest with a dash of elegant allure.


Ripped Stripe Turtleneck Bell Sleeve Sweater

Floral Wide Leg Trousers

Mushroom Charm Necklace

Fairycore Stone Decor Beaded Bracelet

Erocalli Victorian Boots Witch Goblincore Renaissance Heeled Ankle Boots for Women

7. Goth Goblincore

Goth Goblincore Aesthetic Outfits

The enigmatic allure of Goth Goblincore intertwines the darker side of Goblincore with the mysterious charm of Gothic fashion.

Start with typical Goth clothing pieces; a black hollow-out crocheted tie-front cardigan or a drop-shoulder tee in black and white stripes, ideal for capturing the gothic spirit.

For an unexpected twist to the classic Gothic look, pair dark grey ripped jeans with a mushroom print and accessorize with a bucket bag in a butterfly pattern and chain drawstring.

Enhance this intrigue with striped print gloves and over-knee socks, adding layers to your look, and adorn your ears with animal skull earrings, paying homage to the Goblincore fascination with nature’s lesser-celebrated elements.

Finish off your Goth Goblincore ensemble with a pair of black Dr. Martens to seamlessly unite the edgy and mysterious elements of your outfit.


Hollow Out crocheted Tie Front Cardigan in black

Mock Neck Sun & Letter Graphic Drop Shoulder Striped Tee SKU

Fairycore Mushroom Print Ripped Jeans

Butterfly Pattern Chain Decor Drawstring Bucket Bag

Striped Print Gloves & Over The Knee Socks

Animal Head Skull Drop Earrings

Dr Martens Jadon Hi boots in black


As the Goblincore aesthetic continues to gain popularity, many are looking for ways to incorporate enchanting Goblincore fashion elements into their wardrobe.

All 7 Goblincore outfit ideas and aesthetic props in this article explore nature’s imperfections with its whimsical and weird constructs.

Earthy colors, nature-inspired patterns, handmade items, vintage clothes, and small nature-inspired accessories are ideal for creating a unique style that reflects the enchanting world of Goblincore.

Enjoy these 7 clothing styles, aesthetic ideas, and recommended brands to showcase a Goblincore look that embodies your uniqueness and the spirit of nature.

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A University of Oxford graduate in Design History, Katherine Saxon is researching arising TikTok cultures from a consumer psychology perspective while covering emerging aesthetics in fashion and beauty for TheVOU, Forbes, Business Insider, and more.

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