For those who like heavy fabrics and monochromatic colors, there may be considerable trauma in summer: after all, patent leather and duchesse satin are hardly suitable for heat waves, and seasonal adjustments to make fifty blacks can be tricky. But it’s not impossible to dress like a goth in hot weather: from Kim Kardashian’s Yeezy patenting to Susie Bick’s lace Victoriana or Michele Lamy’s Rick Owens to showcase the ubiquitous flowers dress.

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