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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  • Witch Weekly
  • Lonely Threads
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    News
    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!
    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!
     
        
     
    Philippa Wilde
    #1
    In Character
    Full Name: Philippa Marie Wilde
    Nicknames: Pippa
    Birthdate: August 23, 1869
    Current Age: 17
    Occupation: Student, soon to be deb
    Reputation: 5
    Residence: London
    Hogwarts House: Slytherin
    Wand: Mahogany, 8.5”, swishy, dragon heartstring
    Blood Status: Pure
    Social Class: Upper
    Family:
    Godric Wilde father, [1763-1883]
    Valencia Wilde neé Scrimgeour mother, [1849]
    Ignatius Wilde brother, [1867]
    Minerva Wilde sister, [1871]
    Horatio Wilde brother, [1874]

    Benilda --- neé Wilde half-sister and guardian [1815]
    -and family
    Alexander Wilde half-brother [1837-1884]
    -and family
    Theodosia --- neé Wilde half-sister [1852]
    -and family
    Clarence Wilde brother [1856]
    Appearance: Pippa stands at an even five foot two inches and boasts a decently slender build but would be far from considered lanky. She has enough meat on her bones to not be considered overly thin though she certainly isn’t the most well endowed of young ladies. Her hair could be considered a rather bland and average mousy brown though is always styled in intricate ways when the time calls for it. At school, however, when a lady’s maid is unavailable she settles for simple braids twisted up on her head. Her face is a bit on the long side with a slightly defined jawline and high cheekbones. Her lips are rather plump and her eyebrows a bit thicker though she feels her eyes are her most attractive feature. Her eyes are a pale shade of a blue-green mix and often tend to give her emotions away. Her clothing is always in the height of fashion and made of the best materials. She keeps any embellishments to a minimum, however, and doesn’t often wear jewelry or other things. She is right handed.
    History:
    1869: Philippa Marie is born late in the evening. She makes her presence known to everyone in the house with her wails.
    1871: Pippa is not at all happy with the arrival of her baby sister, Minerva. She throws tantrums consistently over the infant’s presence.
    1874: Pippa is not all that keen on the arrival of yet another sibling though at least this one is a boy and not a girl she will be forced to share things with. She does, however, levitate Horatio in her first signs of magic when he makes a sound and startles her from her playing. Clearly having him up in the air would solve all problems.
    1880: Pippa is off to Hogwarts! She couldn’t be happier though is sorted into Slytherin, away from her brother. Not that it really matters. Despite his being older than her, he acts more like a child which receives many an eyeroll from her. She becomes rather close with another girl in her dorm and the two quickly become inseparable.
    1882: Much to her disdain, Minerva comes to Hogwarts.
    1883: Father dies. She’s not all that surprised considering his age but she puts on the face of a doting and mourning daughter for as long as is required.
    1884: Alexander dies in the plague along with his wife. It’s a rather annoying set back and requires more time in mourning. With his death, she (and her younger siblings) find themselves being transferred to the care of Benilda.
    1885: Nate graduates from Hogwarts and Horatio joins his sisters at the school. Pippa does remarkably well on her OWLs.
    1887: With graduation upon her, Pippa is very much aware that his brother and mother will be utterly useless when it comes to her prospects for a husband. She has plans already brewing in her mind though plans to use the season as a way to find the perfect target match to ensure a happy life for her.

    Personality: Intelligent. Cunning. Resourceful. Sneaky. Creative. Determined. Loyal.
    Sample Roleplay Post: [Image: giphy.gif]
    Out of Character
    Name: Hawke
    Age: 29
    #2
    Application Approved!

    Your character is now all set for play! If you’re a new member, Nolan (@Theseus Greengrass will assign you) a buddy—they should contact you within 48 hours. If you’re not (or while you wait!), be sure to…
    — Add your character to the master list
    Claim your face, if you choose to use one
    — Secure your spot in Charming’s history
    Introduce yourself to the community
    — Start networking, or just jump into a thread!

    Please feel free to contact me or any member of our staff team if you have any questions.
    We hope your time here is magical!

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    set by the unparalleled lady


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