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Press Release: RuffleCon 2017 Returns to Stamford, CT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE STAMFORD, CONN., Nov. 6, 2017 - A home for alternative fashion is returning to the East Coast. RuffleCon, the alternative fashion conference, is known to the fashion-forward in Stamford, Conn., for a three-day celebration of all fashion styles from New York to Tokyo. From Gothic Lolita to Fairy Kei, Steampunk to Western […]

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Evening Soiree Twirls into the RuffleCon 2017 Moonlight

After the main events for the first night come to an end, enjoy a social gathering within the Atrium! Our Evening Soiree is the perfect place to meet others. Talk with your newfound friends. Enjoy the rest of the evening by get your runes or cards read from one of the talented members of Triple […]

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RuffleCon Welcomes Project Runway Contestant Samantha R. Crossland of Samantha Rei!

At RuffleCon it has been our pleasure to meet so many Members and Designers from around the world. It is a rare treat, however, when someone from our own backyard makes it big. In the United States, many Gothic Lolitas will be familiar with the name Blasphemina’s Closet! The lovechild lolita brand by Samantha Rei […]

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Coordinate Contest Makes its Return to RuffleCon 2017

For the coordinate contest, contestants must be dressed in alternative fashion. You are encouraged to go over the top! Year after year, contestants put their creativity and passion on display in their carefully chosen and coordinated outfits. We at RuffleCon love to reward our attendees for making the conference what it is, so we invite […]

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Don't Be Alarmed! Miss Danger Comes to RuffleCon!

At RuffleCon, we like to think of ourselves as part of the global community dedicated to alternative Fashion. The friendships and relationships we make at RuffleCon spread from Stamford, Connecticut to all the continents (Okay, maybe not Antarctica. Are there any Gothic Lolitas on Antarctica? And no, penguins don't count as oujis.) For this reason, we reached […]

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Three-Way Collaboration - Sound the Battlecry! I Do Declare, Valkyrie's Armory and VooDoooDolly!

This collaboration is the stuff of dreams! RuffleCon veteran brand I Do Declare has teamed up with Valkyrie's Armory and VoodoooDolly to create a runway sensation! We sat down with the owner and designer of I Do Declare to find out more about her big plans for RuffleCon 2017.     How did your three brands […]

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Triple Moon Trading Delights Our Evening Soiree

Friday night at RuffleCon is always an exciting time. Our Members are energized and ready to cut loose - after they've gotten some important shopping done, of course. The RuffleCon Soiree was our answer to our Members looking to relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the event after a busy afternoon. Not to mention wanting […]

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ShelterBox Provides Emergency Supplies for Those Affected by Recent Atlantic Hurricanes

Recently, hurricanes have affected our friends in the Southern United States, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and other Caribbean islands. There may be many different options presented to you for ways to help. Here at RuffleCon, we love our friends over at ShelterBox. They provide emergency shelter, supplies, and materials to assist those in disaster affected areas […]

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Local Spotlight - Stamford MakeFest

Every year at RuffleCon, our Members show off fantastic and fancy handmade creations. Some designers use time-honored techniques for simple, yet elegant results. Others meanwhile incorporate the latest technology in their constructions. We have a special place in our heart for crafty people of all stripes. One way we encourage our members is with our Handmade […]

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Beard and Mustache Contest is Back for 2017

Do you think you got the coolest, most memorable mustache that anyone has ever seen? How about a beard that is magical enough to steal the hearts of your fancy across the room? Then start primping and trimming for the RuffleCon 2017 Beard and Mustache Contest. We appreciate all manner of facial hair, because we […]

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