The Dolly Kei was born around 2007 thanks to Hitomi, a lovely japanese girl who loved antiques and started her own accesories brand, Dolly; but it's in 2008 when she opened her own vintage shop, Grimoire, and the dream became true.
One of my favorite dolly kei coordinates.
Dolly kei with steampunk vibes.
Dolly Kei: Kitsch, vintage lovers and bizarre lovely fashion from Japan.
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Dolly Kei is so similar to Mori Girl - those styles revolve around vintage clothing but Dolly Kei is mainly focused on an ethnic look. So it's more like an Gypsy/ Eastern European/ Russian doll look.
dolly-kei: “ Miwako looks amazing. This is my favourite sort of Dolly look because it reminds me of the old Andrew Lang fairy tales. I have a close up picture of her hairstyle because odango is always cute!