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.

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    News
    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!
    06.30 Photobucket has gone rogue. What does this mean for you?
    06.24 AC incoming!
    06.15 Prefect season has begun!
    06.13 Abilities, adoptables, and notes on the CML
    06.11 Prepare yourselves - June 15th is coming!
    06.09 HAPPY BIRTHDAY, CHARMING!
    06.03 Networking has been cleaned up.
    06.01 New skins! Not kidding!
    06.01 June reminders!
    05.31 New skins...
    05.28 Students, get to work!
    05.27 A brief activity check reminder!
    05.21 Networking spring clean imminent!
    July 1887
    SWP7 is live!
    07.01 - 07.31 Posting Wizard
    07.01 - 08.31 Camp Charming
    07.01 - 07.09 Wizarding World Market
    07.05 First Prefect Application Deadline
    07.15 Second Prefect Application Deadline
    07.29 Hogwarts Prefects & Heads Announced
    07.31 Another Lytton Ball
    And More!
     
        
     
    Bellamira Nicolette Dawlish
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    In Character
    Full Name: Bellamira Nicolette Dawlish née Lestrange
    Nicknames::  Nicolette/Colette  (For Most People, She also introduces herself as that) Bella/Mira/Ella/Bellamira (For Very Close friends and family)
    Birthdate: December 20 1857
    Current Age: 27
    Occupation: Plants and Potions Poisoning Healer at St.Mungo’s & Wife of Joseph Dawlish
    Reputation: 5
    Residence: Welligntonshire, Hogsmeade
    Hogwarts House:Slytherin
    Wand:Spurce,12 ½ in. ,Unicorn Hair, Slightly Springy
    Blood Status: Pureblood
    Social Class: Upper Class I hear the board ratios cry
    Family: 

    Joseph Dawlish (1845) Husband, Ministry Employee
    Genevieve Bridget Dawlish (1880) Daughter
    Seamus Astor Dawlish (1882) Son


    Hershel Dawlish(1790) Father-In-Law, Chief Warlock
    P
    atience Dawlish ( 1820-1850 ) Mother-In-Law Deceased
    Emmeline Dawlish (1839-1863 )Sister-In-Law, Deceased
    Howard Dawlish (1842) Brother-In-Law,
    Gemima Dawlish - 1850-1850)Sister-In-Law, Deceased


    Aurelius Lestrange (1823) Father,Ministry Employee
    Melinda Anchoretta Lestrange née Scrimgeour (1833) Mother, Socialite & Philanthropist
    Violetta Charlotte Lestrange (1864) Sister, Debutante

    Louisa Flint née Scrimgeourr (1821) Aunt,
    Frederic Flint (1795) Uncle
    Christina --- née Flint (1842) Cousin
    Josephine ---- née Flint (1845) Cousin
    Olivia ----née Flint (1849) Cousin
    Stephen Amadeus William Flint (1851) Cousin, Ministry Employee

    --And many many many other pureblooded cousins, aunts and uncles.

    Appearance:
    Like the many Lestranges in her family, She has dark hair and dark hazel eyes. She has a pale complexion but not to the point where she looks sickly.She has the average weight and height of five feet and two inches. Her body has developed hourglass figure from the use of corsets. She prefers neutral colors like white or gray in dresses though she has developed fondness on the colors green and violet. Her hair is usually placed in an elaborate hairstyle
    History: 

    Bellamira was born on the year 1857. Her parents were expecting a Heir but the two were still overjoyed in receiving the little girl. Her childhood was relatively normal though her parents were quite strict with her upbringing. She had developed a talent in dancing and playing the piano. She was also fluent in different languages such as French, Latin and Italian.

    In 1864 Violetta is born. Although her parents were disappointed that she wasn’t a boy Mira couldn’t ask for anything better. She adored her little sister as she worked hard to become a role model for her. When Violetta was only a few months old, Bellamira had shown her first sign of magic as she saved the baby from falling.

    She received her Hogwarts letter in the year 1869. She was later sorted in to Slytherin but the Sorting hat was also thought of placing her in Gryffindor. She then develops her love for potions and herbology. She had taken up Ancient Runes and COMC for her electives. She was chosen prefect in the school year 1873-1874.

    OWLS:

    TRANSFIGURATION-A
    CHARMS-E
    POTIONS-O
    HISTORY OF MAGIC-A
    DEFENCE AGAINST  THE DARK ARTS-E
    ASTRONOMY-A
    HERBOLOGY-O
    CARE OF MAGICAL CREATURES-A
    ANCIENT RUNES-A

    She continues her studies for her NEWTS with Herbology, Potions, DADA,Transfiguration and Charms. She was appointed as Head Girl in her 7th year. Her father was very pleased to hear about this.
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    NEWTS:

    HERBOLOGY-O
    POTIONS-O
    CHARMS-E
    DADA-E
    TRANSFIGURATION-E

    She graduates and debuts. She meets Joseph Dawlish, A Gentleman from a Respectable family. She was then engaged after  two months of exchanging letters and meeting each other . When the time came that Joseph  asked her father for permission , He denied it. Her father was angry at his daughter at not telling him about it. He fully knows she could do better than him. After more arguments, He allows his stubborn daughter to  to marry but being furious at her, he almost removes her from his will. She is then estranged from them after her marriage for two years. She tried to write to her sister ones she was at Hogwarts but she got no replies from them. 

    Their lack of children for in the first 3 years of their marriage made her depressed.   Her husband suggest for her to work at St. Mungo’s to pursue her passion for potions and herbology (& to distract her). She starts working as an intern at the Potions and Plant Poisoning department of St.Mingo's  in the year 1878. She then became a healer the next year.

    She had fallen pregnant on 1879 but it was a miscarriage.
    The next year her daughter was born. Two years later a bouncing baby boy was born. 

    Her family was struck with the Laughing Plague . Luckily, her family had survived it.
    For now she is trying to rekindle her relationship with her family though she is having a hard time.

    Personality:
    Elegant-Gentle-Charitable-Clever-Soft Spoken-Secretive- Daring-Idealistic- Reliable

    Out of Character

    Name: Meeka
    Age: 16
    Contact: PM Katherine Midford
    Other Characters: Katherine,October & Ligeia


    #2
    APPLICATION ACCEPTED!


    — You should be titled in a few moments. Please post with your new character in the Character Master List thread.

    — If you have a playby you would like to claim, you can go here.

    — Don't forget to record your character's past position(s) in our history records.

    — Not sure where to start? You can introduce yourself in a new topic here and fill out the plottage preferences form so people know what you're interested in.

    We also have a buddy system. If you are new to Charming, you will be contacted by your assigned buddy within 48 hours. Once initial contact is made, you can decide whether you'd like to continue to participate in the buddy system or if you'd prefer to figure things out on your own.

    Buddy System Leaders:
    Beanie @Cassius Lestrange
    Rosa @Gertrude Baker

    — Our Networking Forum is here. You can also hop in on a thread in our Lonely thread list or start an open thread of your own.

    — Don't forget to check out our Stamp Station for some extra fun!

    — We also have a member submitted and staff run Daily Prophet that reports on in character happenings. Check it out so you can see how it might effect your future plots.

    Thanks for deciding to join us, we hope you have a blast! :D


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