Gyaru Advice + Tutorials

All of my advice in one place! This was previously called my “gaijin gyaru guide” and includes lots of helpful posts that are perfect for beginners and those interested in gyaru in general. Here you’ll find things like gyaru tutorials, inspiration, interviews… And more!

All Things Gyaru Blogging: Questions & Answers

All Things Gyaru Blogging: Questions & Answers

It hit me the other day that in March 2011, I was sat in front of my laptop and writing up my first ever blog post on this blog. Yep, March 2011. These past 8 years have just flown by and gone are the days where I took crap selfies on …

How to DIY a Leopard Print Dress, Gyaru Style!

How to DIY a Leopard Print Dress, Gyaru Style!

What’s this??? Lizzie, DIYing? Haha no, I really suck at DIY but my friend and fellow gyarusa member Dani is an absolute goddess at it. Being able to DIY your own gyaru clothes is a HUGE help for when you’re on a budget, so today we’re going to learn how Dani …

Christmas Gyaru Inspiration

Christmas Gyaru Inspiration

Yay, Christmas! The best time of year for those who like to get dressed up and rock it gyaru style, so here’s some Christmas gyaru inspiration!
The Life of a Gaijin Gyaruo

The Life of a Gaijin Gyaruo

An interview with Wes about his life as a gyaruo; how he first discovered it, how he finds everyday inspiration, and of his love for partying!
Instagram Stories Templates for Gyaru

Instagram Stories Templates for Gyaru

Instagram makes the world go around – and I’m obsessed! I don’t know how many hours I spend on the app but it’s enough to know that I might have a problem… My favourite place has to be instagram stories, as I can shamelessly share my bare-faced selfies and videos of …

On Being Your Own Gyaru Inspiration

On Being Your Own Gyaru Inspiration

“What even is gyaru?” I hear people say whenever I tell them about this Japanese fashion. Sometimes I brush it off and say, “it’s just this Japanese fashion” and let them divulge at their own pace (usually they then follow it with “where you look like an anime doll?” which is very frustrating). …

How to Wear Gyaru in Public

How to Wear Gyaru in Public

“I love the look of it but I wish I was more confident to gyaru wear it in public…” is one of the most-used phrases I hear from people who have held back from wearing gyaru. It can be daunting because gyaru, like other Japanese fashion styles, isn’t exactly “normal”. Sure, …

How to Do Gyaru At Work

How to Do Gyaru At Work

Gyaru doesn’t have to end when your work life begins. There are plenty of ways to incorporate it into your everyday, so here’s some work inspiration!
60 Gyaru Blog Post Ideas

60 Gyaru Blog Post Ideas

I miss gyaru blogging. Back when I first started in 2010 the blogging scene was booming; almost every gyaru out there had a blog, but then instagram/tumblr/twitter/fb rolled around and people found it easier to upload pictures than to write posts about them. But I still have hope that some will …

Have Your Cake And Eat It, Too: How to Be Multi-Passionate

Have Your Cake And Eat It, Too: How to Be Multi-Passionate

There seems to be quite a trend in finding one’s “niche”; whether that be in the blogging community or outside of it, people are always telling others that they should just stick to one thing and focus on that rather than be a Jill of all trades. This really sucks for …