Are you "Kawaii"? Do you want to explore the world of kawaii culture and fashion? Get a chance to enjoy all of these on the 17th of January as Marble Wonderland is coming to the Philippines at Movie Stars Cafe, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.
Originally a concept that was adopted from the "Cool Japan Project" which aims to spread the "KAWAII" (cute) culture to southeast Asian countries such as Indonesia, Singapore, and the Philippines, Marble Wonderland will have their own fashion show as well as live cosplay shows of Japanese Anime.The project was sponsored by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI). Items exhibited on the fashion show will be made available locally through Halo Halo Mall under the online shop name "Asia KAWAII Way" beginning January 17.
Other highlights include the launching of a new Filipino idol group, "Alodia's Sisters". There will also be a competition for those aspiring "kawaii" ladies in which the winner will win 50,000php and will be working alongside Alodia Gosiengfiao as a new member for the said group. Two runner-ups will get 10,000php and an assortment of Alodia goods.
Finally are dance performances from Kamen Liar 217 and Miumi. They are currently members of a Japanese dance group, "Guilty Hearts". Their excellent dancing skills and charismatic charm made them popular through a popular video-sharing site in Japan: Nico Nico Douga. Both of their videos have reached more than 1 million views.
The event will also serve as a disaster relief fundraising in cooperation with the Girl Meets Girl project. The amount of proceeds will be donated to aid Typhoon Yolanda victims.
For more information please check the official Movie Star Cafe event page for more details.