Fans dressed in gothic-inspired "Lolita" outfits pose with Japan's Lolita-style fashion leader Misako Aoki (front-3rd L) during an autograph session to celebrate the publication of Aoki's "Lolita Fashion Book", at her shop in Tokyo on April 20, 2014. Fans of the style can visit the shop in Tokyo's Harajuku district and dress up for photos in the shop. What began as a street fashion two decades ago as youngsters aped the doll-like European styles of baroque and rococo has morphed into a near mainstream movement, with dozens of offshoots. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP via Getty Images)
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