Sun 30th April 17

Oh Sweet Lolita…

7:17 pm May 20, 2011



It’s always fun to pair to Alter Ego faves with alternative fashion, so here’s a sweet bit your taste buds – the Gothic Lolita.

What’s a lolita, you say?  According to Wikipedia, it has nothing to do with literature or sexuality.  In fact, it’s a refreshing departure from today’s no-pants-wearing trendsetters.  Much like the vintage toy accessories of Alter Ego, the Gothic Lolita phenomenon relies on the whimsy of our childhood memories.  It calls upon the modesty of an era long gone, and pairs perfectly with feel-good toys and collectibles.

It doesn’t take a lot of moxie to put on a pencil skirt and flats.  And, here at Alter Ego, we’re all about the moxie!   So, pull out your corset and layered tulle skirts, because it’s time to play dress up with one of the lolita’s most popular subcultures – the “Sweet Lolita.”

Epitomized by too-cute-for-school pastels, lace, bows, and animal prints, the “Sweet Lolitas” are the dearest of the bunch.  Jewelry often reflects a fantasy theme with headdresses, bonnets, bows, and – of course – oversized, multicolored bracelets. Bags and purses usually have a princess-like design {wink wink to our Princess Republic Collection} and often take the shape of strawberries, crowns, hearts, and stuffed animals.  It’s a match made made in fashion heaven!


3 Responses to “Oh Sweet Lolita…”

  1. I like that you defined what a lolita is…cute

  2. One more thing. I do believe that there are a lot of travel insurance web-sites of respectable companies that permit you to enter holiday details to get you the insurance quotes. You can also purchase the actual international holiday insurance policy on the web by using your credit card. All you should do will be to enter all your travel details and you can start to see the plans side-by-side. Merely find the system that suits your allowance and needs and after that use your bank credit card to buy that. Travel insurance on the web is a good way to begin looking for a dependable company for international travel insurance. Thanks for revealing your ideas.

  3. I’ll right away grab your rss as I can’t in finding your email subscription link or e-newsletter service. Do you have any? Please permit me recognize so that I may subscribe. Thanks.

Leave a Reply