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

Is Alternative J-fashion Dying?: Closure of Fruits

Outside of Harajuku, people  have an image of groups of people who wear colorful clothing. Blobs of them. In crowds. They wear a plethora of colorful hairclips.  Tutus. Elegant dresses with tea party shoes and poofy skirts. On the internet, people film video vlogs (vlogs for short), on the internet and make the fashion seem… Continue reading Is Alternative J-fashion Dying?: Closure of Fruits

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

Alternative Fashion · Cosplay

Thoughts on Katsucon 2017

Around twenty thousand nerds swarmed the Gaylord Convention Center at Oxford, Maryland. Some, like myself, traveled far to get to the convention center, which is well known for its (in)famous gazebo. The gazebo is popular among convention attendees and photographers and even has a twitter handle. With the gazebo aside, the convention did have some drawbacks.… Continue reading Thoughts on Katsucon 2017