Helter Skelter: Fashion Unfriendly by Kyoko Okazaki defaults to a simplistic style similar to older, nostalgic manga. Yet the style still works for high-impact, fashion-heavy scenes where it effectively conveys the emotional, stylistic world that Liliko inhabits. The bonus full-color illustrations included in the edition released by Vertical, an imprint of Kodansha, are simply breathtaking.
Fashion has always constituted the concepts of trends and the hegemony instilled by fashion designers and companies alike. Sub-fashion will protrude from the ordinary, producing an alternative style that is directed towards a very specific audience. These styles clash against the norm, contributing their own unique blend of both fabrics and designs, shaping them into