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THE TRANS: Think, that you are leaving. You were mistaken in ship, You broke your drift, You are running you. Why you do not understand That it is not true all that, That you will not return If you t'en go by there? [N'importe quoi - Florent Pagny]  She wears a silk dress, wool mittens and an African cap. Gabrielle Lys November 25th, 2007.
THE TRANS:
"Think,
that you are leaving.
You were mistaken in ship,
You broke your drift,
You are running you.
Why you do not understand
That it is not true all that,
That you will not return
If you t'en go by there?"
[N'importe quoi - Florent Pagny]

"She" wears a silk dress, wool mittens and an African cap.
Gabrielle Lys
November 25th, 2007.


Meeting again: They meet again after a too long absence. With her scarf, she wears a long jacket color salmon on a light blue jeans. In a natural style, she wears sport shoes and a small banana bag out of black leather. Him, with his enormous hold-all bag as suitcase and his glasses of motorcyclist on the face, he abores the underground style. Over his skirt, he carries a long thick tweed coat and large boots of walk. Gabrielle Lys April 2006.
Meeting again:
They meet again after a too long absence. With her scarf, she wears a long jacket color salmon on a light blue jeans. In a natural style, she wears sport shoes and a small banana bag out of black leather. Him, with his enormous "hold-all" bag as suitcase and his glasses of motorcyclist on the face, he abores the "underground" style. Over his skirt, he carries a long thick tweed coat and large boots of walk. Gabrielle Lys April 2006.


THE DANCER: Sweet dreams are made of this Who am I to disagree? I travel the world And the seven seas Everybody's looking for something [Sweet dreams - Eurythmics] Gabrielle Lys. September 2007.
THE DANCER:
Sweet dreams are made of this
Who am I to disagree?
I travel the world
And the seven seas
Everybody's looking for something
[Sweet dreams - Eurythmics]

Gabrielle Lys. September 2007.


The artist: When we are cheating for the beautiful, we are artist. [Max Jacob] He wears a black shirt Levis on a silk dress color salmon, leggings with boots of Gabrielle Lys. July 2007.
The artist:
"When we are cheating for the beautiful, we are artist."
[Max Jacob]

He wears a black shirt Levis on a silk dress color salmon, leggings with boots of
Gabrielle Lys. July 2007.



The Skirt for man in the Gothic universe.

Gothic esthetism

dot  In our society, threatening for minority groups, aggressive by its technological projections, alienating by its media processes and its dictatorship of the pictures, the body remains a rampart to preserve, to find oneself, guarantor of a personal identity threatened by this technological and social environment. To be aware of their body, the Gothics will exacerbate their symbolic report with this one by expressing by clothing something of fundamental in their perception of the world. By the ornament, they nourish the body of symbols and cultivate it by symbols. The Gothic aesthetic universe expresses a rejection of rationalism to the profit of a personal passion. It is a means reaching a spirituality, considering reality differently and granting to the things a aesthetic major sens. The Gothic collective (concerts, exposures, dances) comes to support and reinforce this personal aesthetic research and to cause the will to open out in this aesthetic quest.

The Skirt in the male gothic look

"Only the darkness has the capacity to open to the world the heart of a man."
[ Paul Auster - "the catch room" ]

dot  The black vision suggested by Gothic esthetics returns to certain topics (the Gothic architecture, the Christian art, the vampires, the cinema of the fantastic, black films) like to a constant search for an expression of beauty in the tension, the strange and the decline. The gothic look corresponds to a style at the same time more or less sober and elegant. The esthetism is an essential criterion. The black is the prevalent color. The long black coats, the overcoats, the leather jackets and trousers, the neat hairstyle constitute the "traditional" elements of the male look.

dot  In the other criteria of beauty specific to the Gothic medium, we can find the make-up for men or the port of the Skirt. For the Gothics, it will be seen like something of esthetics and not dressing-up. The sexual differences attenuate through the look and the ornament. The androgyne aspect is developed to be different from the other cultures (the rap for example) and to be opposed to the values traditionally (and wrongfully) associated the masculine: mass production in factories, wars, consumer society,... The Gothic vestimentary style can be difficult to assume: sometimes for its androgyne side , sometimes for his occult connotations or its dictatorship of colors. The people do not recognize the individuals as "Gothics" and consequently develop their own system of categories such for example associating the port of the Skirt to a latent homosexuality.

Gabrielle Lys
Black is black: Skirt and Tee-shirt matched out of cotton. Stockings and mitten. Boots with high soles and Gothic make-up. Gabrielle Lys Marsh 2006.
Black is black:
Skirt and Tee-shirt matched out of cotton. Stockings and mitten. Boots with high soles and Gothic make-up.
Gabrielle Lys Marsh 2006.


The site is a success thanks to you all. Thank you for your expressions of sympathy in the golden book and ideological support of members. Thank you also with those which write personal messages to me. They suit me right to the heart and push me to advance always further.
Gabrielle Lys

The man in white: long coat out of wool, cotton tee-shirt, miniskirt out of jean and wool leggings. Gabrielle Lys 2005.
The man in white: long coat out of wool, cotton tee-shirt, miniskirt out of jean and wool leggings. Gabrielle Lys 2005.

NIGHT'S DOORS: Do you know the doors of the evening Which are crying inside girls Legs apart Eyes which shine ? [Les portes du soir - Indochine] Crepe blouse with sleeves. Matching skirt with chiffon layers. Gabrielle Lys. February 5, 2011.
NIGHT'S DOORS:
"Do you know
the doors of the evening
Which are crying inside girls
Legs apart
Eyes which shine ?"
[Les portes du soir - Indochine]
Crepe blouse with sleeves. Matching skirt with chiffon layers.
Gabrielle Lys. February 5, 2011.


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Androgynous in mind. Male in nature. Female in appearance. What else... Mind the step!
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Jean-michel Suder
- Arpajon-sur-cere - France -
Bonjour.
Il m'est difficile d'écrire une description de moi.
En avril 2018, agacé de voir la majorité des femmes en pantalon, je me suis dit "pourquoi ne porterais-pas la jupe". Idée qui aurait du me venir à l'esprit beaucoup plus tôt.
Au cours de mes recherches, je suis arrivé à une page du Sénat relative à l'abrogation de l'interdiction du port du pantalon pour les femmes par ordonnance du préfet de police Dubois le 16 brumaire de l'An IX.
Alors comme les femmes sont égales aux hommes depuis la constitution et ont le droit de porter le pantalon (pas parce qu’elles sont femmes comme j’ai toujours pensé et comme m’a dit une fois une jeune fille de gens de voyage), les hommes sont aussi égaux aux femmes et ont les mêmes droits vestimentaires.
C’est ainsi que j’ai décidé de porter la jupe (au féminin pour la variété).
J'ai toujours pensé que le port du pantalon était imposé aux hommes alors que les femmes pouvaient se permettre de se vêtir comme elles en avaient envie.
Pas question pour moi de porter à nouveau un pantalon ou un short sauf nécessité. J'adapte si nécessaire en fonction de mon activité.

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Didier - France - - added 12/04/2018.
je porte des jupes et jupons des années 50/60 a la maison mais n'ose pas sortir habillé comme cela dans la rue
par contre je sort habillé en kilt écossais le plus souvent possible se qui ne me gêne pas car j'adore porter des jupes plissée et bien sur les kilts


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