February is one of the busiest times of the year at my workplace. After weeks of constant activity, it's wonderful to be able to relax with friends over tea. However, finding a good place isn't just about the food and drink, but also about the atmosphere and attitude of the staff: which is why Perry's… Continue reading February mini-meet: Tea at Perry’s
Las Casas de Acuzar in Bataan is marvelous, but it is at least a couple hours' drive from Manila. So I was quite surprised to find that they now have a place within the city- Quezon City, to be exact. This post is part of a series of posts on Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar. For the other posts in the series, see A Trip Back in Time (pt.1), Hotel de Oriente (pt.2), and Estero de Binondo (pt.3).
Patronus Events, Inc. describe their group as a team 'founded on friendship and a common love for Harry Potter.' They've been organizing events for several years now, but this year they partnered with Plato PH and Privatus Private Dining to host the Yule Ball in the heart of old Manila, the walled city of Intramuros.
For International Lolita Day, I wanted to change it up a little. Over the years, I've worn most of the substyles- including my nemesis Sweet, which is no longer so intimidating to wear. However, ouji is not a style I've been able to indulge in much.
Over the past few years, our comm has been growing at a steady pace. Though we’ve had large turnouts at our yearly anniversary celebrations (such as Lace Up! 2018) due to conflicting schedules, ILD parties are usually sit-down affairs with a light meal and casual chatter. Not this time!
This is a part of a series on Harry Potter fandom, chronicling my long obsession with the franchise. The story didn't end with just the Four Houses of Hogwarts, and so with the age of Fantastic Beasts we journey into dark new territory. Life revolves around change. Everything changes, and our fandoms are no exception.… Continue reading Coord closeup: The Crimes of Grindelwald
How time flies! It's already been a year since we celebrated LM vol. II at Le Petit Souffle [link] and here we are with volume 3. The photobook itself was first distributed at Lace Up! 2018, but for those of us who weren't able to go, Den and Ayu organized a party at There's Something… Continue reading Lolita Memoíres vol. III release party