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Minna Parikka My Little Pony Shoes and the rest of AW15

So I stumbled upon these totally mad shoes and bags inspired by My Little Pony on Instagram, when I did some research it turned out to be from Finnish designer, Minna Parikka who I’ve spotted in department stores before and love, when I checked out the AW15 collection I just had to share it as it’s so totally made, kitsch and colourful.

Minna Parikka AW15 Glazed & Confused My Little Pony Shoes and Bags

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Co-Creator @wearefoodscouts & @KitschInc. Digital Marketing & Creative Direction. Illustration, writing, creativity & style. Fan of films, TV, cartoons, colourful hair & clean beauty. Blogger since 2009.

Meet Twinkie Chan, she’s totally kawaii…

Here’s a different type of post for you today and something that I hope to do on a regular basis. I want to start highlighting more talent and people that have inspired me and that are so awesome that you need to know about. Today it’s kawaii crochet mastermind and fellow blogger, Twinkie Chan!

Twinkie Chan has definitely been a inspiration to me over the years with her colourful and kitsch style and dedication to creating quirky crochet things. Here’s a little interview I did with this beauty.
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Co-Creator @wearefoodscouts & @KitschInc. Digital Marketing & Creative Direction. Illustration, writing, creativity & style. Fan of films, TV, cartoons, colourful hair & clean beauty. Blogger since 2009.

The latest Sanrio characters are a lazy egg and a slice of salmon…

Yea, it sounds mental but it’s totally true, it is Japan after all. Sanrio is the brand behind Hello Kitty and a whole world of kawaii (that’s the word Japanese use to describe cute things) characters, so far mostly animal themed. Last year, Sanrio presented 20 possible characters to a public vote to choose new designs to add to the Sanrio world and amazingly, they were all inspired by popular Japanese food. If you don’t know me very well you may not know that I have a bit of a major love for cartoon food with faces on, so this Sanrio revelation is totally up my kawaii street!

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Co-Creator @wearefoodscouts & @KitschInc. Digital Marketing & Creative Direction. Illustration, writing, creativity & style. Fan of films, TV, cartoons, colourful hair & clean beauty. Blogger since 2009.

Hyper Japan Christmas Event 2012

Yesterday, I finally made it to Hyper Japan, a regular convention at Earls Court that celebrates everything Japanese culture. We’re talking anime, manga, kawaii, samurai, video games, sushi and more! It’s rather amazing. It took my Mum along as she is quite a fan of Japan too, much more of an expert than me, she […]

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Who are you trying to impress?

Being a girl, we all love our clothes, hair and make up. Dressing up and playing with the latest trends and products. But I’d like to pitch the questions who are we trying to impress? In a world where we are so concerned about our looks, who are you dressing to impress? I’ve categorised the […]

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