Distinguished Aesthetics

unabashed commentary & reviews by a gentleman of the grid

Rabbit Kiss – Fanciful Japanese Apparel

| September 19, 2009

[Un riche etudiant – click image for larger view] Name of Ensembles: Un riche etudiant, Tuxedo II SET, and Classic suit “Mod’s” type-1 Creator: Jeter Jun Shoppe: Rabbit Kiss (Umi Usagi) Comments: Umi Usagi creates some delightful kimono and Japanese styled cosplay (maid, goth lolita, manga/anime inspired) ensembles for women. Imagine my surprise when I […]

Mire — creator of Victorian Apparel

| August 21, 2009

[Fang Tail Crimson – click image for larger view] Name of Ensemble: Monarch Black & Fang Tail Crimson Creator: Ross Myhre Shoppe: Mire Comments: It has been far too long since my last review post, but other concerns kept me occupied. I even must admit, embarrassingly, that I have been negligent in my shopping excursions […]

Using Xstreet

| April 25, 2009

In efforts to assert that my blog is not JUST about my apparel addiction, I present to you sundry methods of navigating Xstreet (the SL product purchasing site formerly known as SLX). Mind, my purpose for navigating the seemingly labyrinth-like digital hallways of this epicentre for virtual consumerism is but one method I use to […]