Ursa Major: A Virtual J-fashion Event!

Hey there! We’ve teamed up with several AMAZING indie brands as well as talented panelists to bring you some of the content we were helping produce for Fanime this year to your very own home. The participating brands are:

A Gato Designs: https://agatodesigns.com/
Releasing “Shiro Goshikku” Collection

Aini: https://www.ainiwaffles.com/
Releasing a limited amount floral & ribbon embroidery pieces in the theme of the event

Belladonna: http://belladonna.storenvy.com/
Putting up newly restocked items and some new items, and a shipping discount promotion

The Black Ribbon: http://www.theblackribbon.com/
Re-releasing some very popular items and adding entirely new releases.

Lily of the Valley: https://linktr.ee/lotvdesigns
Releasing a small number of Mushroom Print skirts

Lipton Cunningham: https://www.facebook.com/liptoncunningham or https://www.instagram.com/liptoncunningham/ (DM to purchase)
Releasing an accessories collection

Nerdy Bit: https://nerdybit.co/
3-5 all new items as well as offer 20% off during the event use code: fanime2020

Paradise Rose: https://linktr.ee/paradiseroseshop
Offering a release of sakura resin sampling, an ode to older pieces as well as some newer designs

Puvithel: https://www.puvithel.com/
Having a pin sale during the event

Sweet Mildred: https://www.etsy.com/shop/sweetmildred
Releasing a new themed collection, “Celestial Emissary”. It will include dresses, skirts, matching accessories and jewelry

We plan on publishing a full schedule by next week but here is a simplified one until we have the final details completed. Please check back for the latest information! Cheers!

Below is our Panel schedule for Saturday May 23.

ALL PANELS WILL ALSO BE HOSTED ON OUR MAIN CHANEL https://www.twitch.tv/ursamajorjfashion

12:00pm PDT – Capitalism, but Make it Fashion – Hosted By Puvithel and Lolita Collective! – twitch.tv/virtualtekkofashiontrack
Building a Brand Learn how to set yourself up for success.

1:00pm PDT – Coping through Art – Menhera Fashion – Hosted by Puvithel twitch.tv/virtualtekkofashiontrack
Menhera is casual, cute, and a self-expression of our struggles, sickness, and symptoms. Come learn about this fashion with indie designer Puvithel.
This is highly recommended for J-fashion beginners as menhera is a very comfortable and personally meaningful style.

2:15pm PDT – How to Tie a Casual Obi – Hosted by The Black Ribbon twitch.tv/retrogamechan
Learn 5 different ways to tie a casual obi, including some VERY quick and modern styles. Additional Panel info at: https://theblackribbon.com/kimonopanel/

3:30pm PDT – Where to Buy Lolita Fashion – Hosted by Mindy Pile twitch.tv/mpile13
Where and how to buy lolita fashion and accessories – brand, taobao, indie, and everything in between!

4:45pm PDT – Posing Panel – Hosted by Plentiful Pie twitch.tv/cookiesandcream 
The perfect outfit deserves the perfect photo! Not sure what to do in front of the camera? Learn some practical tips on posing from a seasoned J-fashionista and start looking your best!

6:00pm PDT – Intro and History of EGL Fashion – Hosted by Obsixwi twitch.tv/obsixwi
Have you ever been curious about EGL fashion and its history? Join us for a deep dive on one of the most recognizable J-fashions through the years!

7:15pm PDT – J-Fashion Sewing “How to Pattern a Gored Skirt” – Hosted by The Black Ribbon twitch.tv/retrogamechan 
Want to know how to make a classic A-line skirt? Let’s do it at 1/2 scale together and you can try it out on your own at full size later!