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Kreepsville 666 Web White Skater spiderweb skirt

Web White Skater Skirt by Kreepsville 666

Auxiliary’s Item of the Week the Web White Skater Skirt by Kreepsville 666 is the perfect skirt for enjoying the summer heat in nu goth or gothabilly style.

Ouija Planchette Necklace Smarmy Clothes

Ouija Planchette Necklace by Smarmy Clothes

This week’s Item of the Week is the Ouija Planchette Necklace by Smarmy Clothes, a made to order necklace in black acrylic that is creepy cute!

Ophelia’s Armor Thigh Highs by Carousel Ink

This week’s Item of the Week is the Ophelia’s Armor Thigh Highs by Carousel Ink which feature a whimsical dragon scale design that is very versatile!

Iron Fist Midnight Mermaid Dress

Midnight Mermaid Dress by Iron Fist

Our Item of the Week, The Midnight Mermaid Dress by Iron Fist with its tropical print featuring flamingos and mermaids, is the perfect dress for barbecues and tiki parties!

VNV Nation Compendium Tour

VNV Nation Compendium Tour

VNV Nation hit New York City Halloween weekend, ending their twelve date Compendium Tour, playing some of their greatest hits over the past twenty years.

High and Low music video by Empire of the Sun

The music video for “High and Low” off Empire of the Sun’s new album Two Vines is a voyage into the fantasy world you’ve gotten a glimpse of on their album covers and brings their visuals to life.

People on the High Line music video by New Order

New Order have released a new music video for “People on the High Line” from Music Complete and features Elly Jackson of La Roux on vocals.

Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Tour

Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Tour

The Brave Enough Tour is taking violinist, dancer, performance artist, and composer Lindsey Stirling throughout North America and Europe. We caught her in New York City.

in attendance : RAW:Toronto

Cassia Crawl was in attendance at Toronto’s April RAW artists showcase their work and designs for a night of entertainment and creativity.

the PinUp : Lady Marlene

The Dec/Jan 13/14 PinUp Lady Marlene shot by Le Mew Photography.

travels : The National Museum of Mexican Art – Day of the Dead 2013

I have yet to meet a holiday with half the visual appeal of Día de los Muertos. In celebration of this auspicious and eye-pleasing occasion, every autumn the National Museum of Mexican Art (located in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood) creates a unique Day of the Dead exhibition. 2013 brings us 100 Años de Posada y su Catrina, honoring the 100th anniversary of the death of José Guadalupe Posada.

the PinUp : Lauren Amante

Meet Lauren Amante, an animal lover and vegan who got her start in modeling at age thirteen. With features in many magazines, she is particularly proud to have been featured on photoshop.com and as the subject of photographs displayed at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles.

beauty editorial : Keeper of Dreams

Feathered, horned, armored, and chained headpieces for the fiercest one of them all.

beauty editorial : Songstress

The synthpop princess, the new wave icon, and the bohemian queen.

item of the week : As Above, So Below Fragrance Set by Haute Macabre

Haute Macabre’s latest limited edition product, this time in collaboration with Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab, is perfect for winter for yourself or as a gift.

item of the week : Viva Glam The Original Lipstick and Lipglass by MAC Cosmetics

MAC Cosmetics is returning to the roots of their Viva Glam line by reintroducing the original 1994 Viva Glam spokesperson, RuPaul.

artist spotlight : Vincent Marcone of My Pet Skeleton

He is the name behind many award-winning artworks, films, music videos, and album covers. Vincent Marcone is also a musician, forming one part of a trio in the band Johnny Hollow, an outlet that…

interview : Dr. Paul Koudounaris

The venerable Dr. Paul Koudounaris talks about his internationally esteemed book, The Empire of Death: A Cultural History of Ossuaries and Charnel Houses and gives us a look into the…

film review : Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

The Angriest Critic wonders, does a good book, with a historical fact and vampire horror adventure winning combo, make a good movie? by Adam Rosina When I first picked up…

book review : The New Rules of Attraction by Arden Leigh

The New Rules of Attraction written by Arden Leigh reviewed by : Jennifer Link In December 2011, when Auxiliary contributor Arden Leigh’s first book The New Rules of Attraction came…

Auxiliary June/July 2014 Swimwear Editorial Behind the Scenes

One Week Left of our Subscriptions Launch Kickstarter!

Over the first three weeks of our campaign we have added many updates to our Subscriptions Launch Kickstarter!

The Reclaim T-Shirt Collection

Introducing the first Auxiliary T-shirts, the Reclaim Collection, a collaboration between Auxiliary Magazine and James S. Cole, shot by Jennifer Link and modeled by Erin Moser.

April/May 2014 Issue out now!

The April/May 2014 issue of Auxiliary is our music issue and features Johnny Hollow, Trust, Fostercare, Prospero, Megan Massacre, and more!

Subscriptions Launch with Kickstarter!

We have chosen crowd funding with Kickstarter to get us to the next level because you, our readers and fans, are our number one priority. You have shown us so much support over the years and we hope you will support us as we finally launch Auxiliary Magazine subscriptions!