Alternative Fashion · Cute

Cakes With Faces

Amy Crabtree calls her business Cakes With Faces because she enjoys putting cute smiley faces on illustrations of cupcakes. Her simple but colorful designs have become popular and ship worldwide. Her designs have been features online in The Guardian and in entertainment magazines like the UK Movies, Magazines, Manga, and More. A four panel comic… Continue reading Cakes With Faces

Alternative Fashion · Cute

Chocola’s Wardrobe: Early 2017

Hello! Every January, people in the Lolita community post their wardrobes. I am…a little late to the party. ^_^; This is my very first wardrobe post! Because I am a full-time college student (my professors currently own my soul), and took these pictures in bits and pieces over the course of several days, the lighting… Continue reading Chocola’s Wardrobe: Early 2017

Cute · Fashion · Lifestyle

Saving Money on Ita Bag Merchandise

What are ita bags? Ita bags are gaining in popularity. They’re bags which often have transparent flaps–people use them to display merchandise of their favorite character or series. The word ita is short for the word itai (痛い) meaning painful. The bags can be painful to look at and perhaps a little painful in the… Continue reading Saving Money on Ita Bag Merchandise

Alternative Fashion · Cute

What Does a Kawaii Ambassador Do?

Originally posted on my old blog, Jfashionandtech Misako Aoki, a Kawaii Ambassador from Japan and model. Image via nikkeivoice.ca. What exactly is a ‘Kawaii Ambassador?’ Kawaii (かわいい) means ‘cute’ in Japanese.  Kawaii Ambassadors are appointed by the Japanese government and spread culture through cuteness. Kawaii Ambassadors mingle cuteness and culture into one. By doing so,… Continue reading What Does a Kawaii Ambassador Do?

Alternative Fashion · Cute

Review: Miss Kika Shop Sweater

MissKika is a self-proclaimed candy-coated illustrator and boy, is this true.. her style is an interesting and beautiful fusion of doe-eyed anime characters and the vivid colors of the 80’s and 90’s. Miss Kika also seems to be inspired by artist Lisa Frank, who was known in the 90’s for her colorful artwork. The prices… Continue reading Review: Miss Kika Shop Sweater