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I previously was manually maintaining my list of posts and it was always out of date, so I’ve switched to a list by date. I’ve also added a list of categories at the top and a tag cloud at the bottom to help navigate.

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2023 (8)
  • 04/30 - Violets & Pansies in Lolita
    This month’s theme for Bibliotheca is florals. I initially wanted to write about the language of flowers, but Mukashi no Sewing already had by the
  • 04/09 - Lolita Shoe Care 101
    Most lolita shoes are made out of pleather. Pleather is generally made from a thin layer of plastic bonded over a fabric layer. There are
  • 04/05 - Waku Waku NYC 2015 Recap!
    I’ve been going through my 210+ drafts to try to publish out some of what has been sitting in my WIP folder for a while.
  • 04/01 - Response to: What is “Lolita”: Zipper Magazine – October 1994
    In 1994, Zipper magazine, which would have been a competitor with Cutie, and with Kera when it started several years later, ran an article as
  • 03/31 - Bibliotheca March: Trends in 90s Lolita Hair Accessories
    This month’s theme for Bibliotheca is hair accessories and hats. I’ve written a few things about hair accessories in the past like the history of
  • 03/14 - Angelic Pretty Spring 2023 Collection
    While ChatGPT definitely can’t write a blog post about Angelic Pretty’s latest collection, I just got in my copy of the lookbook, so I can!
  • 03/10 - Can ChatGPT Replace Me as a Blogger?
    There have been a lot of really interesting articles in the tech world lately about ChatGPT and it's ability (or lack of ability) to write accurate essays, news articles and blog posts. So, for fun, I asked it to write me a couple blogs posts...
  • 02/22 - Katsucon 2023
    This past weekend I got to attend Katsucon along with my girlfriend who is one of the designers for Belladonna. I don’t usually blog about
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