Full STORY

Commonly Mixed-up J-Fashion Styles5

// September 25, 2010

For people who are unfamiliar with the many subcultures of Japan, it is difficult to differentiate between the many styles, because to the untrained eye, it is easy to mix one style with the other. Therefore, it is best if we not only look at what makes the various Japanese fashion styles similar, but also what makes each style unique. It is also best to remember that aside from the clothes, each group also has its own culture. Keeping that in mind will make it easier for us to learn about the different J-fashion styles.

If we try to dissect every subculture there is, we will probably reach the end of this article and still not be able to finish. Instead, we will try to compare and differentiate the most commonly mixed-up fashion styles at the moment: Decora, Fairy Kei, Lolita, Mori Girl, and Dolly Kei.

Decora

Fairy Kei

Lolita

Mori Girl

Dolly Kei

Read the article in Cosplay Gen#02.
Order your copy here .

Photo Credits:

5 Comments

  1. aya says:

    yo espero un dia poder ser parte de esta moda yo en realidad lo espero ,pero como? que alguien me ayude

  2. aya says:

    I like this! is very original and I wana to be part of this!!

  3. meghan says:

    these are really beautiful…

  4. Bunny says:

    These are all really bad examples of each style

Leave a Comment

 
Support Us
Navigate
Follow Us

Cosplay Gen
is an independent magazine distributed worldwide, entirely dedicated to the extensive phenomenon represented by cosplay, intending to promote cosplayers from around the world, cosplay events and Japan fashion as a whole.
 
 
2011 Otaku Entertainment. Copyrights of all the materials (photos, videos, text, illustrations) used on this website are the property of their respective owners.