February 9th, 2011
|12:22 pm - Fukuoka loot :D|
Went to Fukuoka yesterday for some training and as usual I sneaked in some shopping :D
I didn't have so much time this time since I had to get back to Nagasaki before school closed for some evening classes, so instead of Vivre shopping centre where they had an entire floor for gothic lolita clothes I just went to one store, Black Peace Now, in the Tenjin Core shopping centre. They were having this huge sale on some of their winter stock but I didn't have time to try on any clothes, so I just got some accessories. To my surprise after over half a year of not visiting the salesclerk there still remembered me! I guess they don't get too many foreigners buying that style there. On my first visit way back in like, March or April last year I bought a little mini-top hat, so now everytime the salesclerk sees me she makes the little hat motion with her hands and greets me with this huge "AH!!" and a smile.
Anyway, here's what I got this time (modeled by the lovely Capybara-sama);
A brooch...kind of. It's actually 2 connected by a chain.
A pair of cute butterfly and rose earrings :3
And last but not lease I, of course, had to make a visit to Quatres Reves, the Takarazuka store. I love going to that store but I hate it at the same time. It's like heaven in there but I never know what to buy. CDs? DVDs? Posters? Calenders? Folders? Magazines? Postcards? God, there's so much in there my eyes just darts around like I'm in a treasure trove *-*
This time I settled on Harumo Sumire
's Adieu Marseilles
. It's an older show (from 2007) but I really wanted to get an Osa DVD, she was my first favourite top and her Elisabeth was the first full Takarazuka show I saw that got me hooked (actually I'm watching the DVD now as I type XD). This was also her last show before she retired, and who could resist Osa in a suit :3
(Speaking of which, I'm going to see Zuka live again in May for Golden Week!! :DDDDDDDDD More squeeing to come once I get my hands on the tickets, this time it's Yukigumi with new top Otozuki Kei, omg I CAN'T WAIT~!!!!)
Strangely I found a Black Peace Now skirt in Ottawa a few years ago in a store on Bank Street. I don't know if it was a fake...but kind of a funny brand to sell fake in Ottawa because I wonder how many people would know the brand here.
I used to admire the brand online a few years back when it was more my style. I forgot to check out the store when I was in Tokyo though. Soo much clothing I regret not looking into/buying lol.
|Date:||February 13th, 2011 06:42 pm (UTC)|| |
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