The style is characterized by many blacks, leather, chains, nails, skulls and crossbones, gothic writing, rips, holes and stripes. The makeup is heavier, sometimes with shimmering shadows. Piercings and tattoos are commonly seen with Rokku Gyaru.
Lulu was born of a woman's desire to become graceful.
"I've always really liked dolls and for me, the epitome of grace is a doll," said 23-year-old designer Hitomi Komaki, who created Lulu.
"A lot of people call my project a fetish, but to me it...