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Lolita General: The Russians Are At It Again Edition

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Last thread >>10461271

Miss Danger accuses a Chinese SS (shopping in Japan at shops like Atelier Pierrot) of being a replica seller without confirmation and embarrasses herself. What are your experiences with MD?

I've seen complaints going around that she was taking forever to send people their items long after their due date, only sending them after frequently messaging her and asking for an update. Anyone still have positive experiences? Her designs are beautiful, so it would be a shame for the brand to fall because the owner keeps spilling her spaghetti on social media or because she supposedly can't ship things on time. I can't seem to find it, but I recall over the summer she posted a (kind of odd, imo) message that she was having issues with some problematic customers and said she would share their info with other indie brands who asked. Maybe something I'd say privately, but not publicly - can you imagine AP or Baby posting that to their social media?
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Classic Lolita General - Resurgence Edition

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Continuation of >>10463171

After VM's successful reopening, now MM announced their return from the dead. IW's latest reservation did really well and they resumed shipping internationally.
Seems like classic is not dead after all.

Let's discuss new releases, share your favourite coords, and ask your classic related questions ITT.
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Price Check Thread

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Old thread is kaput.
>>10398429

Requesting Milky Berry JSK in white + headbow. Minor damage to JSK, has slight dye rub but not nearly as bad as most. Headbow has no damage.
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raising the cosplay skill

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this applies to male cosplayers as well. They are lacking in this even more so than women

why cant the picture attached represent the average cosplayer? it just seems like most cosplayers suck at their craft

>12% of cosplayers at a convention are "good"
>out of that 12%, 90%+ are women

>out of those women, 85% are e-girls (not genuine and an overall negative contribution to the community)

>out of men, 50% of them have a good cosplay because their armor was professionally done by someone
>with the exception of like 2 dozen men in Asia, virtually no man can pull off a good cosplay as a female character

it might be because I'm sick of fat hook-nosed slobs thinking they're the shit, but we really need to raise the standards of cosplay. this can be done through proper education (offer more instructional resources, host more panels related to the subject) as well as fostering an environment that can create better cosplayers .similar to how anime fans are also likely into video games, we can also get them into anime/Japanese related fitness/healthy eating. (these 2 exist to some extent but are still quite niche.)

just as we can make an economy better by making its citizens richer, we can do something similar with the cosplay/egl community.
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Too much photoshop

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Recently witnessed some drama between a cosplayer I follow and an IG account that posted comparisons between photos of her irl versus the photos she posts.

Drastic difference and it got me thinking how much photoshop is too much?
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No.6878446 View ViewReplyLast 50OriginalReport
Can we get a god awful thread
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No.6889311 View ViewReplyLast 50OriginalReport
New god-awful thread. Weebs, cosplays, lolitas, congoers, no drama, just pictures and laughter.

Old thread image-maxed here
>>6878446
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Sexpo Cosplay

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Guess who won. What a fine cosplay.
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Period Problems

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Have you ever been so excited for a meetup or con only to wake up and discover it's that time of the month?
Have you ever started while at a con or meetup?
Do you still go dressed up and risk it, or do you just not bother?
Any horror stories? Any solutions?
Haven't seen a thread like this so why not
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No.6833843 View ViewReplyLast 50OriginalReport
Old one is autosaging >>6802860
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