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Countryside Flower in the Cotswolds

Countryside Flower in the Cotswolds

Gosh, I love himekaji. I was actually thankful that it wasn't as sunny as it had been because then I was able to wear my new Liz Lisa jumpsuit for my birthday (which I actually bought secondhand - but still "new" in my eyes). I had no idea where my ...

Get the Look: Ane Agejo at Work

Get the Look: Ane Agejo at Work

The last time I did a 'Get the Look' post was back in 2012. Yep, 2012. That's a really long time ago (especially in the blogger world) and I remember just how encouraging it was to be able to mimic a gyaru brand outfit with items from the UK (or, ...

What I Miss About Gyaru

What I Miss About Gyaru

Throwback to JEWEL's first gyaru meet! To say that gyaru has changed in the last few years is an understatement; nowadays it's totally unrecognisable, but hints of the old scene still lurks within the makeup. I've been watching this all happen and I used to get so riled up about how ...

How To Be A Gyaru & A Student

How To Be A Gyaru & A Student

This seems to be one of those most difficult questions that gaijin gals (gyaru) face; how can we still be gal if we go to school/college/uni/work? It is extremely high maintenance, and in some places it's not acceptable to be caked up in makeup. Life as a student is... Difficult. I've ...

Gyaru Romantic Makeup Tutorial!

Et voila, here is the long-awaited makeup tutorial done by the lovely moi ("makeup tutorial?" "Ah oui"). I've been getting quite a few people asking me to create an eye makeup tutorial so I thought, why not? I had taken these photos quite a while back and didn't really want them ...

I Feel Like A Chameleon; My Gyaru Wardrobe

I'm still not sure where I'm heading style-wise, and when a friend asked which style I would like to go for I replied: "I'm a bit of a chameleon when it comes to gyaru; I tend to like and wear all styles." And it's true; I really do like all of ...