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Enter the 1st Annual Vampire Maman Love Letter Contest

Vampire Maman 1st Annual Love Letter Contest

When the weather gets chilly we think of romance. February is just around the corner. Be bundle up on couches and cuddle more under the sheets. 748 more words

Vampires

Gothic Tones shop update

Excited to announce that I’ve come up with a much better logo for Gothic Tones–my Etsy jewelry shop. I needed something with a little edge to it, and I think the current look is just so much better than the original one I threw together because I was starting the shop quickly and I had concentrated a lot more on making my items rather than advertising them. 193 more words

Art And Painting

Birds of a Feather... Sit on your Head?

So I was going to write something really heartfelt and personal about my life in response to this (You go, girl! Preach!) and how something similar once affected me so negatively. 672 more words

Allyssa

The Hoop Crinoline: Dying for fashion

The Hoop Crinoline: Living in a cage post, published here earlier, discussed the encumbrance of this fashionable accessory mostly in a humorous way. Yet there was a serious—one may say tragic—side to the matter. 322 more words

19th Century France

The Hoop Crinoline: Dying for fashion

The Hoop Crinoline: Living in a cage post, published here earlier, discussed the encumbrance of this fashionable accessory mostly in a humorous way. Yet there was a serious—one may say tragic—side to the matter. 322 more words

19th Century France

Analysing Yamamoto, in relation to theories of the Grotesque

I’m going to analyse this image of a Yohji Yamamoto garment, particularly looking at its link to the grotesque. This is a predominantly black outfit, with Gothic roots, showing macabre themes and connotations of death. 555 more words

Constellation

Part 1: New York, New York

I have returned from my travels to NY NY. I will spend the next few days talking about my adventures at museums, hot chocolate, and a star studded play. 897 more words

Art