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

Things We Love: Painting the Roses Red

Fear not! While pastels are still flying full-speed ahead into Spring fashion, the darker side has not been left behind. Rich reds and blacks are still going strong, with a romantic twist: roses are in full bloom. Is it perhaps because of Valentine’s day? I’ll leave that one up to you. 🙂 Painting the Roses … 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

Taking a break from photo editing…

…to give a much needed update on the new collection! Life is doing the chaos thing it likes to do, but I’m not pushing the date back any further. Tomorrow the new collection goes up on Etsy! I’ll post the jewelry and tops tomorrow, and then pants later this week. I just couldn’t get the … Continue reading

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

Kyo’s Braclet Features

The Visual Kei Kyo bracelet I made awhile back has been featured in two outfits on Polyvore: Katelyn’s Outfit 3 by biggest-anime-fan-eva featuring skinny jeans Black hoody $48 – yukka.co.uk Graphic tee amazon.com AllSaints skinny jeans allsaints.com Ash lace up boots jildorshoes.com Clear jewelry etsy.com Acrylic jewelry etsy.com Rubber bracelet hottopic.com And also this one! Katelyn’s Outfit … Continue reading