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!
     
        
     
    Richard Gladstone
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    In Character
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    Full Name: Richard Arlington Gladstone
    Nicknames: Rich, Dick
    Birthdate: September 10, 1857
    Current Age: 29 Years
    Occupation: Magical Bugs Assistant Head @ St. Mungos
    Reputation: Five
    Residence: Ireland (Elsewhere)
    Hogwarts House: Hufflepuff
    Wand: Alder, 12", pliant, phoenix tail feather
    Blood Status: Halfblood
    Social Class: Upper
    Family:
    Harold Gladstone, father, 50
    Millicent Gladstone née ___, mother, 46
    Rowena ___ née Gladstone, sister, 26
    Lenora ___ née Gladstone, sister, 24
    Appearance:
    Richard has light reddish-brown hair, green eyes and a freckled complexion. He stands just above average at five feet, eleven inches and has an average build. His clothing is of the highest quality and often in muted colors. He is right handed.
    History:
    1857:Richard is born the first born and heir of Harold & Millicent Gladstone on the eve of September the 10th.
    1859: A sister is born in the form of Rowena. Richard is much too young to care much about the addition to his family, especially since the attention to himself is not much different than it had been previously.
    1861: Lenora is born and proves to be the final Gladstone child.
    1864: Richard shows his first signs of magic. The day is much celebrated within the family.
    1869-1870: A late birthday means that Richard starts his time at Hogwarts a couple of weeks shy of his twelfth birthday. He is promptly sorted into Hufflepuff. In September of 1870, Rowena joins Richard at Hogwarts.
    1871-1872: Richard picks up Arithmancy, Care of Magical Creatures & Muggle Studies as his electives. In September of 1872, Lenora joins her siblings in Hogwarts.
    1873-1874: Richard's school supplies letter comes with a shiny prefect badge, much to Richard and his family's delight. Richard takes to the leadership role like a fish to water and does quite well.
    1875-1876: Richard graduates from Hogwarts and despite the fact that he had no real need for a job, he begins an internship in St. Mungos within the Magical Bugs department.
    1877: Richard graduates from his internship and becomes a full healer. When Hogsmeade is opened, he opts to stay on at St. Mungos.
    1879: Rowena secures a courtship and is soon wed to her beau and leaves the family home. Richard is quite happy for her but also a little lonesome with one less family member puttering about the household.
    1880: Scarcely a year after Rowena was wed, Lenora joins the world of wedded people by marrying her own beau.
    1883: During a visit to Hogsmeade, Richard unknowingly ingests some of the amortentia laced tea. He becomes quite flirtatious with a maid and even manages to steal a kiss. When he comes to his senses, Richard is quite embarrassed by the whole thing and avoids visiting Hogsmeade for some time. He also never drinks tea for quite the long while.
    1884: Richard is promoted to Assistant Head of the Magical Bugs department.
    1886: Now that he is 28 and quite wealthy within his own right along with being a heir, Richard has entertained ideas of finding a suitable bride. 
    1887: The new year starts off on a bright note as Richard is promoted to Magial Bugs Healer-in-Charge. And at the age of 29 too! Thanks to Emma's Winter Lab win \o/
    Personality:
    MODEST. RELIABLE. FRIENDLY. KIND. LOYAL.
    Out of Character
    Name: Emma
    Age: 28
    Contact: PM @Tristan Michaud
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    set done by tiff!
    #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:
    Nolan @Theseus Greengrass
    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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