My Top 5 Tips on How to Get a Good Deal on J-Fashion Items

The price of everything seems to have gone up making it harder to justify getting that new dress. In this blog, I’ll talk about some of my favorite tips on how I get great deals on my J-Fashion clothes! Shop a least one season ahead An age-old adage, it bears repeating, especially in regards to […]

Best Blouses for Bigger Busts

Having trouble finding blouses for bigger busts? In this blog I share some of my favorite brands as well as some of my favorite tips and tricks for styling them!

Why I Love J-Fasion

Recently, I feel like I’ve been fighting a bit of an uphill professional battle. It’s been frustrating, demoralizing, and above all absolutely draining. In an effort to lift my spirits I’ve been refocusing my efforts on pursuits I am deeply passionate about. Work can drain my proverbial battery, so I need to recharge it by […]

2022 Cherry Blossom Blog

For this week’s blog, I wanted to write up a post about my recent trip to see the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC. It’s been a lifelong dream of mine, and this year it worked out that I could travel down to my country’s capital to see them! I feel so lucky to have […]

March 2022 Trip: Longwood Gardens

Hello everyone! This March I desperately longed to get out of the house, so what better way to enjoy the great outdoors than a stroll through the gardens? I’d heard about Longwood Gardens through my local comm, who regularly hosts spring meetups there. The timing had never worked out for me to attend a meet, […]

February Favorites – 2022

I’m a bit torn at the moment. Should I open this blog up with a reference to “The Sound of Music” or would an Oprah reference work better? If you’re anything like me you’ve now got the song “My Favorite Things” stuck in your head, for which I sincerely apologize.  As I’ve been committed to […]

An Introduction to Secondhand Markets and Prices

The secondhand market is a fickle, fickle friend. Like any free economic market, it has it’s rises and falls, dragging the rest of us down with it. At times it feels like I’m searching through a jungle, but the floor is actually an ocean. Between trying to determine keywords in a language I don’t fluently […]

Himekaji/Lolita Haul Part 1

If there is anything in this world I believe in, it’s that the Japanese second-hand market is the best place to buy j-fashion. There, I said it.  For those of you that know me, that’s not really much of a surprise considering I pride myself on the in’s and out’s of shopping services and international […]

Bubble Tea, Small Towns, and Himekaji

Growing up I never really thought of our town as ‘small’. In fact, for the vast majority of my life I’ve thought I was from a ‘city’, but that was because I knew I could drive 20-30 minutes in any direction and come across a smaller, quieter town. In retrospect, I was likely young and […]


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