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Unread 09-12-2013, 07:31 PM   #1141
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Second opinion? I always get a big haul of stuff when everything goes on sale after Halloween. I was gonna' get me some of the costume shoes, and I was wondering if they could work in a lolita coord.

Like these. Maybe some clip on bows and some knee-highs with lace at the top.

I can't decide if they're stripper-y or not. XD
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Unread 09-12-2013, 09:34 PM   #1142
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Second opinion? I always get a big haul of stuff when everything goes on sale after Halloween. I was gonna' get me some of the costume shoes, and I was wondering if they could work in a lolita coord.

Like these. Maybe some clip on bows and some knee-highs with lace at the top.

I can't decide if they're stripper-y or not. XD
Honestly, I've seen tons of Lolitas wear boots close to that. I think the heels were much shorter, but I think they would work in the right coord..
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Unread 09-12-2013, 10:05 PM   #1143
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Honestly, I've seen tons of Lolitas wear boots close to that. I think the heels were much shorter, but I think they would work in the right coord..
Thanks! I was gonna' get the black anyways, and was just considering the white cause lolita boots are expensive. O:
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Unread 09-12-2013, 11:57 PM   #1144
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Lol totally know where you are coming from there..I mean mine were freaking breaking my bank >.< But yea black would be even better, you can do more gothic coords as well as punk if you do that (which looks pretty kool coming from a metal head haha)
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Unread 09-13-2013, 08:51 AM   #1145
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With the right outfit they shouldn't look stripper-y. My friend has those same boots and pairs them with long shorts and a tee and doesn't look like a stripper (ha).
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Unread 03-05-2014, 03:58 PM   #1146
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I'm just curious what everyone thinks of ballerina flats? (They are NOT the same as ballet slippers, which are used for the actual dance)

The strap on many Lolita's Mary Jane esque shoes cuts makes me look even shorter than I am (because it breaks up the continuous line of my leg through my ankle through my feet).
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Unread 03-17-2014, 05:11 PM   #1147
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I'm just curious what everyone thinks of ballerina flats? (They are NOT the same as ballet slippers, which are used for the actual dance)

The strap on many Lolita's Mary Jane esque shoes cuts makes me look even shorter than I am (because it breaks up the continuous line of my leg through my ankle through my feet).
PERSONALLY I'm not about flats. I think you should have at least has a small heel (like a kitten heel) rather than no heel at all. I'm only 4'11 so understand your problem of not wanting to look shorter than you already are. Plus I think sometimes (depending on the coord) flats can stand out as being too plain compared to the rest of your outfit.
Depending on what style you're into (gothic, sweet, classic) there's a lot of non-mary jane options. There's boots (victorian, pastel and punk styles), oxfords, creepers, rocking horse shoes, those new popular velvet platforms and tons others!
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Unread 05-30-2014, 03:22 AM   #1148
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Would you call this Lolita? It's my Classic Disney style Alice. I prefer the classic to the mcgee version I grew up with an outfit like this

http://www.cosplay.com/photo/3495605/
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Unread 06-02-2014, 08:17 PM   #1149
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No, that's an Alice Costume. It meets certain Lolita criteria but it is very obviously an Alice costume. Also - exposed Pettis Are generally a no-no.
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Unread 06-02-2014, 08:43 PM   #1150
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Would you call this Lolita? It's my Classic Disney style Alice. I prefer the classic to the mcgee version I grew up with an outfit like this

http://www.cosplay.com/photo/3495605/
This is not lolita, this is a cosplay.

And to echo what Luna said, your petticoat shouldn't be showing.
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Unread 07-09-2014, 09:03 AM   #1151
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I was curious if these would be considered ita or lolita? Sorry for being such a newb.

http://tinypic.com/r/29y1qbd/8

http://tinypic.com/r/alsxtu/8

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Unread 09-11-2014, 11:12 AM   #1152
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I was curious if these would be considered ita or lolita? Sorry for being such a newb.

http://tinypic.com/r/29y1qbd/8

http://tinypic.com/r/alsxtu/8

Thanks you guys =)
These are both DEFINITELY Lolita. And they're gorgeous.
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