Sometimes I Sicken Myself With How Much I Fangirl.

Ask me (almost) anything!   Fangirl, pagan, artist, linguist, Ravenclaw, member of the Tolkien Society.

geisha-kai:

A black and white sillhoute of Gion maiko at a tea house by @unoicsdue on Instagram

geisha-kai:

A black and white sillhoute of Gion maiko at a tea house by @unoicsdue on Instagram

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Episode 13: Unafraid of the Dark, Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey

(Source: child-of-thecosmos, via amongstbrambles)

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thekimonogallery:

Marie had her misedashi, her debut as a maiko, in which she went to okiya (geisha houses), ochaya (tea houses), and local stores to thank everyone for their support.  May, 2009, Gion, Kyoto, Japan.  Text and photography by fuyou-hime on Flickr

thekimonogallery:

Marie had her misedashi, her debut as a maiko, in which she went to okiya (geisha houses), ochaya (tea houses), and local stores to thank everyone for their support.  May, 2009, Gion, Kyoto, Japan.  Text and photography by fuyou-hime on Flickr

(Source: flickr.com)

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humansofnewyork:

She said she’d let me take her photo if I bought some peanuts from her. Afterward, I asked if she could remember the saddest moment of her life. She laughed, and said: “You’re going to need to buy some more peanuts.”(Kasangulu, Democratic Republic of Congo)

humansofnewyork:

She said she’d let me take her photo if I bought some peanuts from her. Afterward, I asked if she could remember the saddest moment of her life. She laughed, and said: “You’re going to need to buy some more peanuts.”
(Kasangulu, Democratic Republic of Congo)

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tarotismyreligion:

lindsayduffart:

Beautiful cards from the Doreen Virtue Angel tarot deck

…this isn’t the doreen virtue angel tarot deck, this is the Shadowscapes tarot deck by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law.
http://www.shadowscapes.com/Tarot/

I was about to say the same thing… I have this deck. Its lovely to work with :)

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harajuju:

Don’t miss our interview with the charismatic and humorous Mari Nakamura, designer of euro-lux lolita brand Juliette et Justine. Learn about the origin’s of the brand’s name, her strategy for international expansion, and more!
Read now »

harajuju:

Don’t miss our interview with the charismatic and humorous Mari Nakamuradesigner of euro-lux lolita brand Juliette et Justine. Learn about the origin’s of the brand’s name, her strategy for international expansion, and more!

Read now »

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streetfashioneurope:

☆ A super exciting announcement from the Tea Party Club! If you are considering getting a ticket this is the right moment to do so! Find out more about the event here:https://www.facebook.com/events/1386611381583428/ and buy tickets here: http://www.tickettailor.com/all-tickets/4255/cb/   One lucky ticket holder will win an amazing custom made bonnet from Cloudberry Lady! ☆ “Good evening! We have a super exciting announcement for you!Cloudberry Lady is donating an amazing item which we will raffle on the 30th August to give you a chance to wear it at the event! This is open to all ticket holders who have already bought their ticket or will do so before 30 August! Cloudberry Lady is a Finnish clothing label which creates exquisite lolita accessories and clothes and has been a vendor both at Frock On! and Enchanted. They are famous, among other things, for their amazing, 100% handmade bonnets that are created following historically accurate techniques and high quality materials. Right now their items can be bought at the Atelier Pierrot Laforet in Tokyo and they are so popular they are constantly sold out. Cloudberry Lady is donating one of you lucky ticket holders a custom bonnet worth €180 that will be created in time for you to wear at the event! 1) Who can participate? Anybody who has bought a ticket for the Saturday event or that will do so before 30 August. You don’t need to do anything else, we’ll do a random draw of all the ticket numbers. 2) What do you win? A custom made, stiff, fabric covered half bonnet like the ones that have been sold at the Atelier Pierrot shop (see example photos) made to match your outfit out colour scheme (or a surprise if you want!) The designer would like to have artists’ liberty on the details. The value of this item is approximately 180 euros. 3) What you should do if you win? You need to contact the Cloudberry Lady immediately with clear indications so she can make the bonnet in time for the event. Please note that if you don’t contact her immediately after your win is announced she cannot guarantee the bonnet will be made in time, so it’s your responsibility to guarantee quick communication. This will then be posted out to the Tea Party Club, where we can send it to you if you’re in the UK or you can pick it up at the event. If you’re not in the UK and want it before the event please email us if you win and we’ll see what we can do! 4) This is a very generous prize so please show this amazing brand your love. You can like their page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CloudberryLady, follow them on Tumblr: http://cloudberrylady.tumblr.com/ - private and add their shops to your favourites/browse their amazing selection and support them: http://cloudberrylady.storenvy.com/  Share the news! If one of your friends is still considering buying a ticket show them this post and reblog.  Thanks so much to Cloudberry Lady! We are very excited for this raffle and we cannot wait to see whoever wins to wear one of her amazing creations at the event!”

streetfashioneurope:

☆ A super exciting announcement from the Tea Party Club! If you are considering getting a ticket this is the right moment to do so!
Find out more about the event here:https://www.facebook.com/events/1386611381583428/
and buy tickets here: http://www.tickettailor.com/all-tickets/4255/cb/ 
One lucky ticket holder will win an amazing custom made bonnet from Cloudberry Lady! ☆

“Good evening! We have a super exciting announcement for you!

Cloudberry Lady is donating an amazing item which we will raffle on the 30th August to give you a chance to wear it at the event! This is open to all ticket holders who have already bought their ticket or will do so before 30 August!

Cloudberry Lady is a Finnish clothing label which creates exquisite lolita accessories and clothes and has been a vendor both at Frock On! and Enchanted. They are famous, among other things, for their amazing, 100% handmade bonnets that are created following historically accurate techniques and high quality materials. Right now their items can be bought at the Atelier Pierrot Laforet in Tokyo and they are so popular they are constantly sold out.

Cloudberry Lady is donating one of you lucky ticket holders a custom bonnet worth €180 that will be created in time for you to wear at the event!

1) Who can participate? Anybody who has bought a ticket for the Saturday event or that will do so before 30 August. You don’t need to do anything else, we’ll do a random draw of all the ticket numbers.

2) What do you win? A custom made, stiff, fabric covered half bonnet like the ones that have been sold at the Atelier Pierrot shop (see example photos) made to match your outfit out colour scheme (or a surprise if you want!) The designer would like to have artists’ liberty on the details. The value of this item is approximately 180 euros.

3) What you should do if you win? You need to contact the Cloudberry Lady immediately with clear indications so she can make the bonnet in time for the event. Please note that if you don’t contact her immediately after your win is announced she cannot guarantee the bonnet will be made in time, so it’s your responsibility to guarantee quick communication.

This will then be posted out to the Tea Party Club, where we can send it to you if you’re in the UK or you can pick it up at the event. If you’re not in the UK and want it before the event please email us if you win and we’ll see what we can do!

4) This is a very generous prize so please show this amazing brand your love. You can like their page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CloudberryLady, follow them on Tumblr: http://cloudberrylady.tumblr.com/ - private and add their shops to your favourites/browse their amazing selection and support them: http://cloudberrylady.storenvy.com/
Share the news! If one of your friends is still considering buying a ticket show them this post and reblog.

Thanks so much to Cloudberry Lady! We are very excited for this raffle and we cannot wait to see whoever wins to wear one of her amazing creations at the event!”

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girlannachronism:

Alexander McQueen spring 2010 rtw details

girlannachronism:

Alexander McQueen spring 2010 rtw details

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