New Purchases

Sing a Lullaby For You ~ Bear’s Lullaby

If there's one motif I can't get enough of, it's bears! I'm a big Rilakkuma (primarily Korilakkuma) collector and am tempted by anything a lolita brand comes out with when it has bears in the print. I had purchased another onepiece from Sing a Lullaby For You a little while ago, and was immensely impressed… Continue reading Sing a Lullaby For You ~ Bear’s Lullaby

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Deep Into the Darkness Peering

The end of April this year marked 15 years of wearing lolita. Still yet, it remains my biggest hobby, and also has become my job in many ways.That day in particular, by coincidence, a photographer friend asked me to model for her at the Royal Princess Alice studio - in return, she graciously also took… Continue reading Deep Into the Darkness Peering

A Lolita's Guide to Kansai

A Lolita’s Guide to Kansai – MarieBelle Lounge

It's...June?!Time flies when...well, when the world around you continues to move on, but you feel like your inner sphere is at a standstill. Japan is behind most of the developed world as far as the vaccine goes, so the pandemic is still raging here. We're still in the midst of a State of Emergency that's… Continue reading A Lolita’s Guide to Kansai – MarieBelle Lounge

A Lolita's Guide to Kansai

A Lolita’s Guide to Kansai – Ch Tea Room

Nestled in downtown Kobe, Ch Tea Room is one of the best spots in Kansai area for afternoon tea. It boasts a 90 minute all-you-can-drink ("free drink") tea selection from the esteemed Mariage Freres (only 60 minutes if you do not have a reservation -- beware!), a different menu monthly featuring local ingredients and collaborations… Continue reading A Lolita’s Guide to Kansai – Ch Tea Room