Brighter than Sunshine

As the weather gets warmer(supposedly), so are the color trends. Yellow takes center stage in all its bright, fiery glory. It’s one of my favorite colors to pair with black, because it really kicks Visual Kei and punk fashion up a notch. For more items see the Etsy Treasury here. Brighter Than Sunshine by dkei … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Picks/New Arrivals

With Valentine’s day creeping ever closer, I rifled through store inventory and picked some favorite pieces, and even found some time in between prom dress fittings and cosplay commission to make a few new ones. ^_^ On my latest excursion to the local beads stores in my area I stumbled across these awesome resin rose … Continue reading

Prom Season(and other randomness)

I’m back from Cali and I’m working on quite a few things, mainly more tops, and getting the Hatatose pants shot and put in the Etsy store. TaiyouCon is this weekend! …unfortunately I will not be there, as I am still fighting a stubborn cold that will not leave. Oh well. It gives me time … Continue reading

Things We Love: Black & White Brooches

Things We Love: Black and White Brooches by dkei featuring paper jewelry Black and White still reigns this fall, and we especially love these fabulous brooches we encountered on our Etsy travels. ❤ Photo jewelry etsy.com Paper jewelry etsy.com Cat brooch etsy.com JULIANA vintage rhinestone jewelry etsy.com Gothic Lolita Lapel Pin with Neo Victorian by … Continue reading

Hatatose

The new collection is up! 😀 Well, the first batch anyway. This is going to be a longer process than originally planned. There’s just no decent way to shoot pants without them being on models. But I digress… Hatatose means ‘Twenty Years’ in Japanese. This collection was created to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of my … Continue reading

More collection sneak peeks!

The collection is coming together slowly but surely! The clothing is in pieces, and I’m waiting on paint and buckle orders to arrive before I can finish any of it and show previews. For now, I have jewelry sneak peeks. :3

Weekly Visual Kei Picks – October 16, 2012

This is going to turn into a bi-weekly feature. I’m so busy right now with work and the upcoming collections I don’t have time to put together a set on a weekly basis. That being said…I really love how this latest set turned out. 😀 Visual Kei Picks – October 12, 2012 by dkei featuring … Continue reading

New Collection Sneak Peek

This is just a small sampling of what will be available in the new collection! I have clothing sneak peeks in the works as well. Here’s a summary of the progress we’ve made… The color pallet has been revamped. Blues, purples, yellow, gold, and silver will pop against black and white. The main motifs will … Continue reading

New Collection in the Works!

I’m currently working on a new collection! Since the deadline is so tight it might just be a mini-collection, but we’ll see. The collection will have both clothing and jewelry, and the main colors will be gold, silver, crimson, purple, and yellow, with hits of turquoise, lots of Visual Kei references, and a ton of … Continue reading

Weekly Visual Kei Picks – October 1, 2012

Weekly Visual Kei Picks – October 1, 2012 by dkei featuring fishnet gloves Fishnet glove / Olympic 2012 Retro Vintage union Jack Blazer Jacket by NadiaPini, $120 / Vampire Dress Sleeveless gothic crow raven noir by RolandMode, $34 / vintage Rocker or Goth fitted flared mini skirt by VintageHomage / Red green tartan punk visual … Continue reading