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
Not all our meets revolve around food! On September 1, lauded historian Ambeth Ocampo hosted 'History Comes Alive!: Villains in Philippine History', continuing his popular series of public lectures at the Ayala Museum.
August 27 is National Heroes' Day in the Philippines. Taking advantage of the holiday, we had a mini-meet at There's Something about Sunday, on a Monday!
For the month of August, we held a mori-themed meet at Little Flour in BGC to welcome Therese, from Australia! July and August are the height of the rainy season, and we'd just been through a couple of typhoons, but a surprising number of people braved the weather to go to the meet!
With the efforts of the japanese culture community and Kimono PH, traditional clothing is now becoming easier to find. More people in the lolita community are collecting kimono pieces, so early in July we wore Wa to watch Re:Life!
The style we refer to as old-school today, had its peak during the early-to-mid 2000's. The look wasn't as refined or elaborate as the current day lolita style, but it had an air of whimsy and nostalgia. Mayi and her sister Xandy organized the shoot to recreate the feel of old-school snaps. Xandy shot her… Continue reading Comm meet: Old School at Alice Tea Salon
Last Sunday, we went to the Ayala Museum for International Museum Day (May 20). The museum features modern works - after some general waffling we settled on a general theme of 'art'. Even so I was stumped, until I had the epiphany that punk is part of the modern artistic movement. If the ordinary person… Continue reading Comm meet: International Museum Day and Erwin Wurm