Not only is leather seen as a ‘hallmark' of the sadomasochistic community, wearing leather has also become popular with teens. The gothic culture is predominantly in teens, with many of them wearing black leather skirts, pants, leather collars, and bracelets. Some teenagers even opt to dye their hair black. It is believed wearing Gothic clothes was first started in the United Kingdom, and spread to North America. The popularity of the Gothic culture has manifested in many teens wearing leather in many forms such as leather bracelets and leather jackets. When shopping online for Goth accessories for you teen, look for items in black leather.