|Lolita Tea Party
Tuesday, October 5, 6-8 pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center, first floor
This special event featured GASHICON, who oversees graphic design for fashion brand h.NAOTO and illustrates the HANGRY & ANGRY serial comic strip, speaking about kawaii (cuteness) culture and Japanese fashion with Masayo Fukuda-Williams and Jeff Williams, founders of the New York-based clothing store Tokyo Rebel, which features Japanese street fashion styles that include rock, punk, gothic, and Lolita, by brands such as Angelic Pretty, Victorian maiden, and SEX POT ReVeNGe. When the conversation ended, MFIT hosted a tea party, complete with pastries, all things Lolita, and the opportunity to be photographed wearing charming LoliHime outfits.