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4 weeks lockdown of Boris Boi's plan.

Still nothing happening except 'Virtual Cons.'


Any news/plans for 2021, Brit Anon's?
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>>10506322
You said the same thing last year
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>>10506663
They are still going salt boi
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>>10506274
If the tier changes you’d have to tell half the attendees not to come and refund them or something. On a lottery system probs.

It’s not worth the financial risk to run at all in those circumstances.
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>>10507495
Tiers 1 and 2 are effectively the same - 50% capacity or 1,000/2,000 people max capacity whichever is lower. Provided the event assumes worst case Tier 2 and does it 50%/1000 people it works. This is due to the likelyhood that basically nowhere will be Tier 3 (ie: no events) by April due to the effects of the vaccines and warmer weather coming through by then.

Of course, the 1,000 cap completely screws over MCM, but not the smaller events. The only question is, is it financially viable to run at 50% capacity? I could see a few cons trying to renegotiate the prices they're paying for their venues if they only can get in half. Perhaps that'd help?
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>>10507567
The real question is actually "is it morally right to run an event during a pandemic to make a quick cash grab when no other event is running?"

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Theme of the thread: Brandwhore itas! Post iconic dresses worn in ways that hurt your eyes. Bonus points for terrible all-brand coords.

Hard mode:
-Give constructive criticism on how to make the coord better
-No weight nitpick

Previous thread:
>>10498825
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>>10507677
Substyle: garbage kei
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>>10507661
nayrt but I doubt so because it looks a lot like the "mermaid" dresses releases by taobao brands a while back.
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>>10507666
I don't give a shit if your favorite dresses are bodyline. Don't support replicas, they a shady AND look like garbage so you are wasting your money anways.
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>>10507666
Replicas aren’t cheap tho.

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Years of repression, misunderstandings of campaigns such as 'cosplay is not consent' - where the person simply drops ANY attempt to socialize at all outside of the convention floor, sexual memes and groups like in picture related. Our community is sick. People are repressed. People are tense. And if one tries to break out of the taboo, it's outright cancelled. This needs to be discussed.
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>>10507462
The cons I go to almost always have speed dating. It’s the most sad/pathetic thing I have ever seen. It’s thirty guys, six girls that ar single, another ten that have been pulled in from the hallway that already have boyfriends.

I would rather just pay for sex. Less stress.
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This entire thread is a perfect example of why you can't get laid, people.
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>>10506964
>be gay
>find other gay
>talk about shared hobby
>>hey man can I suck you off and then we can go get lunch?
>have gay sex
>get lunch
It’s easier than fapping at this point. Be warned anal is kinda gross/loose
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>>10507643
>Be warned anal is kinda gross/loose
pls explain
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>>10507461
I knew one guy who actually hit it off with a girl: very autistic, but he made it work anyway. He danced with her sister at the ball (guess the con!), she got mad, and then he TEXTED HER FOR A YEAR DESPITE HER NOT REPLYING.
That’s con dating events

If the wig is crusty, over teased, or never once been combed, post em here!
The crunchier the wig, the better
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>>10506886
>and the random googly eye.
God, it's like an I-Spy. The more I look, the more shit I find. I didn't even notice that at first
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>>10507045
>Worse than even the homestuck fandom...
2020 really is the year of reaching new lows
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>>10506862
for fucks sake. what the actual fresh shitting hell. first we had to deal with the costhots, now we have this new wave of absolute abominations. i dont know which is worse. cosplay was a fucking mistake.
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Grell is not a super sayan, fucking calm down with the spikes.
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>>10493158
omggggg

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>>10507653
as a resin crafter i think the bat moon looks like shit desu
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>>10507607
sweet in lavender and pink

>>10507609
sweet in lavender and black

>>10507611
sweet in gold and brown

Aside from the quality of the items being shit, she clearly has no idea what lolita substyles even are. Who told her she’s qualified to be guiding others?
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>>10507611
>>10507609
>>10507607
Everything is these is ugly but the rosettes are the worst.
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>>10507609
This isn't gothic tho?
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>>10507652
Because they get to join her super exclusive Facebook group, obviously. I mean that’s gotta be worth like $100, right?

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stop replying to bait edition
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>>10507538
>Saved 70k tho in the last 20 months or so
>I want to be responsible
Niggy if you dropped $700 on burano it would be literally one percent of what you saved, no issue at all. You'd still be responsible.

Plus what are you even saving for if it's just making you miserable?
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>>10507411
I just want a gf to be around so I’m not alone as much as I’m dying. Being in pain everyday was so much more tolerable when I had a Nice gf around
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Finally got my waist back down to 68 cm and my BMI below 21. I tried on one of my tighter skirts and it fit well! I'm gonna keep working out and maybe I'll drop a few more cm. That'll give me more options with older clothing, so I'll work hard for that!

But fuck, I'm not ready for my stats test later today. It's been a difficult semester.

>>10507480
Ahhhh, good memories
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>your bff who wears lolita will never love you back
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>>10507629
i'm sorry fellow frilly anon it also hurts you. This fashion is amazing and makes me feel beautiful but it's a struggle for everyone who has ED tendencies/disorders. my heart goes out to you.

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This thread is for buying, selling or trading. Please keep OT or tangent discussions about shopping services and price checks to their own thread to avoid clutter (make it if you don't see one). Use Lolita General for general buying questions or complaints.

Thread Guidelines:
- cosplay and lolita welcome
- please list your location and any shipping restrictions you have
- leave contact info you actually check!

General buying and selling tips:
- have feedback ready if you can
- have proof pictures ready
- always ship with tracking
- never do a transaction with someone you're uncomfortable with
- don't name & shame without contacting the buyer or seller first

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>>10507630
would be cool if i didnt drop my damn email
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>>10507630
>>10507633
cinema.doll97@gmail.com

third time lucky, i'm dumb as shit
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>>10507630
NAYRT but as a fellow based strahov library hunter I'll email you if I ever see the green one.
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>>10507613
Isn't there one up on LM?
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>>10507667
it's the red colorway.

Who are some older cosplayers who used to be famous/big that you've been thinking about recently?

Usagi Kou is a given
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>>10506342
Unfortunately and she seems to be gatekeeping 002 and abusing her boyfriend (like she did to the previous ones)
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>>10507325
Never forget when she talked shit about Jnigger on her PUBLIC account after Jnig gave her a shoutout and unsurprisingly got caught lmao
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>>10507386
>paprika
...why would you need to commission something as simple as that?
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>>10507564
nayrt but they were talking about the person they commissioned (psychedelicpaprika), not the character paprika
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>>10507325
jesus mf looking rough

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Bro, these bears
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>>10507542
I wonder why AP has stopped releasing LL? It’s always the first size to completely sell out I don’t understand.
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Tea Party tickets are up on the Paris site.
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>>10507490
I do have an old hanikami bear bag I bought from AP like 3ish years ago. Maybe 2, maybe 4, idk. It was only like $110? And is pretty nice quality. Not as nice as my usakumya/kumakumya but it's still nice.

Does the anniversary milky bear even have posable arms/legs? I can't tell from the pictures
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>>10507617
It sounds fun but at the same time I don't want to pay $50USDish for a couple hours of interacting with strangers over zoom...I can't wait for tea parties in general to be in person again.
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>>10507626
The wings are posable kek

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Do tattoos ruin cosplays or is it generally not seen as a big deal?
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>>10506976
Yes.

>>10507624
Any person can be an insane whore independent of the looks
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>>10507624
Avoid girls and guys with neck tattoos. They're always batshit
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>>10507649
She had 0 tattoos :(
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For the most part I mentally filter them out the same as freckles or birthmarks that the character doesn't have. The only time it would make a difference to me would be on a contest entrant or someone posting one of those moronic edits where they're side-by-side with the actual character.
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>>10507624
Girls with hair that long are absolutely the craziest ones though?

Haven’t had one of these in a while.

>keep it Lolita related
>no vendettas

What’s the stupidest shit you’ve seen posted online lately?
>pic related
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>>10507476
Oh I guess it was an I'm pregnant! lol so random kind of thing. I'm mildly relieved
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>>10507199
>I live in America we say whatever
wow
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>>10507627
Yeah but I guarantee this poor girl is going to be pregnant by this old hick by the end of the year.

Weird how social media puts people from such different class backgrounds in contact. But personally if someone like this commented on my page I’d just delete it without making a public stink about it. Like scraping dog shit off your shoe.
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>>10507553
>#clownlolita
Is her puppet circus genuine or a replica?
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>>10507650
Her face looks shooped. Though I am genuinely sad for this situation. She's going to grow up regretting her life choices and divorcing him before she's 30 with two kids.

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Haven't has one in a long time, so here we go. Post your wtf-inducing, unnerving, poorly made, not-remotely-lolita, and other finds from Etsy and other sites.
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>>10505616
Dorohedoro.jpg
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>>10505731
she wasn't really behaving in a proper way for a queen, her mom and big bro tried to warn her a lot abour it, knowing full well it was given her haters ammunition against her. Louis XVI was a good man, he was too nice/weak to really ask his wife to act in a proper regal way. They were not monsters just naive/weak. They never received the proper education to prepare them for their jobs. Louis XVI weren't the first in line in succession for a long time and Antoinette was one of the last children of Marie Thérèse and she was very spoiled. And they did surround themselves with a bunch of parasites to not help their cases.
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>>10507086
It's like if Paris Hilton became president somehow. Like of course shes going to fuck up, rich party-girls always do
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>>10507086
She was honestly not even as bad as you are describing even for the times. It really was just because she was Austrian and the resentment that society had for the visibly wealthy which was understandable. She was interesting in that while she didn't do anything to support systemic problems (which wasn't her job or what she was educated for) she would often offer help when she came across poor people in person, like paying for an orphan/poor child's boarding and doing other small favors for the poor. The government had problems but there is a ton of misinformation and lots of rumors that don't really give an accurate account of what she was personally like or her actions since there were a lot of phony scandals and stuff. She wasn't perfect and fuck/eat the rich and all that but she probably did as good a job as queen as the average teen to 20s young girl her age would have given they were trained as royalty and grew up with wealth.
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>>10505633
What a waste of expensive pencils.

post some cute bandos
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found out that Kaya did a cover of "poor unfortunate souls" (from the little mermaid) and god he can sing. the make up was a little frightening but ursula isn't exactly hot anyway.

also vkei twitter discussed crazy ass moments and some amazing relics came up, like amy lee/mana sama being in the same photo together shooped to all hell kek
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>>10506034
The Gallo/Ensoku/Roman Kyuukou
Free livestream concert
12/1 @ 19:45 JST

twitcasting.tv/tokaen_nakano
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>>10507277

link pls for Kaya's poor unfortunate souls. Or at least tell me which platform to search on.
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>>10507589
Where you can find all Kaya’s covers, YouTube.
https://youtu.be/wsDAwtYiWLE
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>>10507277
He’s also done a self duet cover of Wenn Ich Tanzen Will from the Elisabeth musical, and it absolutely rocks.

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How are you all holding up with all the cons being canceled?
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Me and my guys do photo shoots. In other words we just take pictures of each other on our phones around town. Yeah, I know it’s not impressive, but it scratches the itch.
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I resorted to watching cosplay music videos, Con vlogs from random ppl, yeah.




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