Online communities are not perfect, and I accept that I’m not a perfect person. This is one aspect of interacting in online spaces that allows me to confront negativity and well keep myself accountable and honest. At the end of the day there are mean people who don’t know what you’re going through or can have the decency to respect that you are a human being with feelings, a life, and a story they don’t engage with outside of social mediaRead More
Battle Mage - Magical Girl
Inspired by my love of Anime Magical Girls, this facet of my writing and style represents my Kawaii (Japanese for “Cute”) lifestyle. I admire Ultra Femme aesthetics, the color pink, and magic. From Sailor Moon to Sanrio this part of me is 100% invested in being Kawaii and Fierce.
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Harajuku weekend was a kawaii blast. Filled with fashion, kawaii energy, and all around a great time. This was my first full DC Kawaii Style weekend outside of Katsucon. I have to say a big thank you to both my Aquarius Boyfriend and my Aquarius Mother for putting up with my wardrobe panel and panic that weekend. My full lookbook for the weekend is posted if you want to explore some of the concepts and pieces that went into creating my Harajuku weekend looks. Otherwise, let me tell you how sweet Harajuku weekends are with your new favorite DMV kawaii community.Read More
My closet is slowly transforming to a Yamikawaii, and vibrant decora ready space. I’m still slacking on some essentials and accessories, but I am getting there. However, this poor while working perma-lifestyle is making this process slow. I have so much I want to do, but like with many things money is a big factor for the speed in which is done. My mind is on “fast and furious,” but my wallet is on “land before time.”Read More
I hope to be a resource one day for people of color to see and feel that they can be magical too. Why? Well, I like to consider myself a knight for kawaii melanin, and I protect those in those spaces who need it.Read More
The weather outside is frightful, but it doesn’t mean your fashion has to be. Get some Kawaii Street Wisdom from my closet, and aestheticRead More