Charming is a Victorian Era Harry Potter roleplay set primarily in the village of Hogsmeade, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and the non-canon village of Irvingly. Characters of all classes, both magical and muggle — and even non-human! — are welcome.

With a member driven story line, monthly games and events, and a friendly and drama-free community focused on quality over quantity, the only thing you can be sure of is fun!
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    News
    08.08 We have two PW winners for July: Soph and Beanie!
    08.07 SWP7 update for those working/in Hogsmeade
    08.05 Hogwarts updates have begun! Also, the AC is underway.
    08.01 Happy August!
    07.31 SWP meets Monthly Grouper in an opportunity to network and get some stamps.
    07.29 AC incoming et al.
    07.28 And the prefects are...
    07.23 Your stamp collection is about to get bigger!
    07.21 Calling in the banners!
    07.15 The rubble has been cleared and deadlines loom!
    07.10 Not one, not two, but THREE more stamps to add to your collection~
    07.09 New Account Change Feature!
    07.09 Disaster strikes!
    07.08 Charmers go above and beyond...
    07.07 Pop-up protest and photobucket things
    07.06 Photobucket emergency! Read me!
    07.04 A plot is afoot ;)
    07.01 July has come! Group threads are coming!
    August 1887
    SWP7 is live!
    08.01 - 08.31 Posting Wizard
    07.01 - 08.31 Camp Charming
    08.09 - 08.16 Adinbury Hunt
    08.14 Anti-Ban Protest
    08.16 - 08.23 Sanditon Regatta
    08.25 Hogsmeade Hall Dance
    And More!
     
        
     
    Katharina Grey
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    In Character
    Full Name: Katharina Elisa Grey
    Nicknames: Kitling, Kit, Dearheart, Princess {was her first husbands endearment for her}
    Birthdate: March 12, 1860
    Current Age: 24 Years
    Occupation: Wife
    Hogwarts House: Unknown; educated in Norway
    Wand: 11 3/4", slender, springy, ash, unicorn tail
    Blood Status: Pureblood
    Social Class: Upper
    Family:
    Edmund Alan Grey - Husband - 25 Years
    Christopher Aaron Reinhart - Son from first marriage - May 28, 1879
    Cassandra Eveline Grey - June 13, 1884
    Charles Grey - April 20, 1885
    Catherine Grey - April 20, 1885
    Appearance: Katharina has very pale, white skin due to rarely having been in the sun the past few years. She stands at 4'8", weighs around 100 pounds and has small, delicate features. Her hair is long, black and naturally wavy. Her right hand is her wand hand. Katharina often wears the latest fashions though she tends to wear somber colors of black and gray though she is slowly starting to add color to her clothing once more.
    History:
    March 12, 1860 - Katharina Elisa Grey is born to a upper class couple in Norway.
    1861 - 1874 - Katharina becomes close to the son of her parents closest friends. This friendship turns into a romance in later years and Edmund is the girls first love.
    1871-1878 - Katharina is home-schooled in the ways of magic. The brief romantic entanglement with her childhood friend, Edmund, dissolves when she is swept off her feet by a visiting English man who was traveling the world after having graduated from his magical school. They had met during a masquerade ball where he occupied all of her time despite others trying to spend time with her as well. Immediately smitten with her, the young man kept in constant contact through letters and periodic visits over the next few years until she was of courtable age.
    June 13, 1878 - Married her first husband, the aforementioned English man. Katharina moves to England with her husband where they settle down in London.
    September 1878 - Katharina discovers she is pregnant with their first child.
    May 23, 1879 - Her first husband was murdered by thieves as he was making his way home from his business one night. She immediately entered a state of deep mourning, the stress of which serves to induce labor.
    May 28, 1879 - After days of hard labor, Katharina gives birth to a boy she names Christopher Aaron.
    September 24, 1881 - Her first love re-enters her life and she learns he is now a widower.
    January 16, 1882 - Edmund proposes marriage on the grounds that they know each other and once had feelings for each other. She does not know if he has any still left for her and refuses his proposal and has him kicked out of her house.
    April 18, 1882 Not one to give up easily, Edmund proposes a second time and this time he gets a non-committal answer of 'I'll think about it'.
    July 17, 1882 - Edmund asks for her hand in marriage for a third time and this time, she decides to accept.
    August 14, 1883 - Katharina becomes Mrs. Edmund Grey and Edmund takes on the child as if he were his own son. During this month, she moves to Hogsmeade alongside her new husband and is currently settling into her new household, town and marriage.
    November 1883 - Katharina discovers that she is pregnant.

    Personality: TBA
    Sample Roleplay Post: See my other characters.
    Out of Character
    Name: Emma
    Age: 25
    Contact: PM
    Other Characters: Clayton Ross, Joella Wood, Clarissa Cosgrove, Catherine Dalton
    How did you hear about us?: Myself
    Katharina is 4'8", delicate and has very pale skin, Norwegian accent.
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    APPLICATION ACCEPTED!


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