Tag Archives: lolita

J-con Derby Review – 19-20 September 2014

J-con aka Japanese Con, held on 19-20 September saw the gathering of anime fans (and later the police) in Derby at The Riverside Centre. The con kicked off at 6.30pm Friday with the hilarious bad fan fic panel from special … Continue reading

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Interview – Heroine Syndrome

Vicki Anne, Fasion and Music Journalist, interviews Heroine Syndrome a five piece anime pop punk / post hardcore band. Combining heavy guitar riffs and aggressive rhythm sections with touching vocal harmonies and emotional melodic hooks. The band consists of Meg … Continue reading

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Enchanted Event by Street Fashion Europe & Tea Party Club UK Review 2014

On Saturday  5 April, Lolita’s from all across Europe flocked to London to attend Enchanted, an event hosted by Street Fashion Europe and The Tea Party Club. The event marked a collaboration between Japanese fashion communities throughout Europe with the aim to work together … Continue reading

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Intro to Decora By Mata Chan

Mata Chan, moderator of the official Decora Facebook page and an alternative model provides a 101 on Decora fashion. Decora fashion is a Japanese style, made popular in the 1990s. The Harajuku street old style is colourful, fanciful, and filled … Continue reading

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Intro to Gothic Lolita by Aisha Ahmed

Aisha Ahmed, our favourite author at Anime Picks,  introduces us to the beautifully dark world of Gothic Lolita…  What is Gothic Lolita? Gothic Lolita, sometimes shortened to GothLoli is a combination of the Gothic and Lolita fashion. The fashion movement began in … Continue reading

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Interview with Beckii Cruel

I interviewed the talented Beckii Cruel, the 17th most subscribed YourTuber (3rd in the music category) in Japan. Beckii made fame at aged just 13 with a YouTube dance cover to jpop song Danjo! Since then Beckii has traveled back … Continue reading

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Japanorama – 4th-5th May

Japanorama took place over bank holiday weekend in Leicester’s National Space Centre, this unique venue gave attendees not just a convention but the opportunity to look around the centre’s exhibits. This con is one for the whole family to enjoy, and … Continue reading

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