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!
  • Newbie Guide
  • Apps
  • Rules
  • Playbys
  • Policy
  • Buddy System
  • History Lists
  • Occupations
  • Census
  • Adoptables
  • Hogwarts '87
  • CML
  • Daily Prophet
  • Witch Weekly
  • Lonely Threads
  • House Points
  • 1887
  • Events
  • New Posts
  • Map
  • Suggestions
  • Maintenance
  • Stamps
  • Documentation
  • Toggle Cbox

    12.08 Another peek at what's to come...
    12.05 It's election day! OOC, at least.
    12.04 We have our PW winners for November!
    12.02 New Skins! In less exciting news, the AC is underway.
    11.27 AC Saturday and election next week!
    11.21 A glimpse at post-move changes.
    11.13 This news is not at all big. Do not bother with it.
    11.10 Election update!
    11.07 We have Posting Wizards!
    11.06 A big announcement...
    11.04 Happy AC day!
    11.03 Banner time!
    11.03 Welcome to November!
    10.29 October is waning...
    10.17 Election 1887 campaign ledgers are up!
    10.16 Kayte's changed her (Charming) face!
    10.10 Congrats to September's PW winners Olive and Miri!
    10.03 An update on the Hogwarts ban...
    10.01 It's now October~
    December 1887
    SWP7 is live!
    12.01-12.24 Secret Swap
    12.02-01.06 Posting Wizard
    12.09 Hogwarts Hogsmeade Visit
    Pettigrew Annual Quidditch Party
    12.13 The 1887 MoM Election
    12.13-12.24 12 Days of Charming
    12.21 Christmas Dance
    And More!
    The Rumor Mill
    This is a staff run, member-submitted thread that will post anonymous rumors. These may or may not be true and members are welcome to submit their own, but they must have to do with their own characters or include the permission of the character's player. If a character is breaking propriety in public, a rumor will be written by the GHag staff and posted here. Want to submit a thread? Check this out or PM this account!

    If you want a rumor posted, PM this account with your rumor. Rumors are presumed to have begun being spread the same day that they are posted.

    For the rumors before 6/30/1887, check out this thread.
    "Miss Ysabella Allegri stumbled off of a bar stool at the Esterwick party on the 20th - I don't suppose anyone can be surprised by her state, she is Italian after all..."
    @Ysabella Allegri
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Odira Potter
    "I heard that a young lady almost drowned in Padmore Park on Sunday! I shall certainly think twice before allowing MY daughter to go there again!"
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Javert de Montfault
    "Priam Lestrange was seen laying on the grass in the park. Supposedly he was 'meditating' and he had one of his late brother's daughters along. Those poor Lestrange girls really ought to have a better role model than him!"
    @Meta Lestrange @Priam Lestrange
    "Miss Annabelle Scrimgeour nearly got robbed on High Street, but fended off her attacker the muggle way! "
    @Annabelle Scrimgeour
    "Martin Ruskin is living with his vampire ex-wife again! I know that I'm not going to his bookstore again."
    @Martin Ruskin @Lisa Fairbairn
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Virginia Carmichael
    "Mr. Handsome Whitledge - he's a student, from that family with the odd names - has been spotted drunk in public in Hogsmeade! Those children need more supevision."
    @Handsome Whitledge
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Handsome Whitledge
    "I was in the post office Saturday – poor Bronte isn't strong enough to carry that quilt I made for my niece so I had a nice screech owl take it instead, what a surprise that'll be for her! – anyhow, I was attaching this parcel when would you believe it, a woman in a wedding dress walked in, veil and all! I happened to catch a glimpse of her face and I'm certain it was Miss Lovegood! Or should that be Mrs. Urquart now? Strange place to come after your wedding, don't the Lovegoods have an owl? I wonder who she was writing to, it must have been awful urgent to interrupt her wedding celebrations."
    @Adelia Lovegood
    [-] The following 2 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Ellory Pendergast, Tilda MacFusty
    "I saw Miss Lovegood—Mrs. Urquart?—leave her brother’s home early in the morning, as if she’s slept there. Has there been no formal wedding announcement yet? I thought she was to be married on Saturday, but this smells fishy!"
    @Adelia Lovegood
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Tilda MacFusty
    "My third cousin's co-worker was at the Minister's wedding and says the Minister jilted Miss Lovegood and then announced that he had reason to believe she was a secret half-veela! Or did he say she was part hag? You know, I can't quite remember... I see why he had that marriage ban put in place, that was a close one!"
    @Balthazar Urquart @Adelia Lovegood
    [-] The following 2 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Ophelia Dippet, Tilda MacFusty
    "I saw the Mohr girl - the half veela one - at so many balls this season and she's not out yet! Then again, what can you expect when her mother is a veela?"
    @Adasia Mohr
    [-] The following 1 user Likes Rumor Mill's post:
       Odira Potter
    "Did you hear that Benedict Sterling is back? He has been gone for a while! Merlin, he was gone for so long, I wonder what happened to him! The Daily Prophet hasn't published anything yet, nor has the Ministry said anything... I wonder what's going on.."
    @Benedict Sterling
    [-] The following 3 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Javert de Montfault, Odira Potter, Ophelia Dippet
    "You won’t believe who I saw getting ushered into the Hogsmeade Hospital the other day - it was August Lynch! You know, that Quidditch player that went missing almost two years ago? I could barely even recognize him he looked so horrible! I wonder what could have happened to him?"
    @August Lynch
    [-] The following 2 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Ignatius Wilde, Tilda MacFusty
    "I heard Minister Urquart left Miss Lovegood at the altar! Did he finally find proof that she had been sneaking him love potions?"
    @Balthazar Urquart @Adelia Lovegood
    [-] The following 3 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Ellory Pendergast, Tilda MacFusty, Topaz Urquart
    "I heard Miss Lovegood left Minister Urquart at the altar. Perhaps his six children frightened her off!"
    @Adelia Lovegood @Balthazar Urquart
    @Sebastian Urquart @Delight Urquart @Topaz Urquart @Ruby Urquart
    [-] The following 4 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Ellory Pendergast, Sebastian Urquart, Tilda MacFusty, Topaz Urquart
    "I heard that Mrs. Emma Macmillan wasn't seen at her father-in-law's funeral this morning! Her husband was there, obviously. "
    @Emma Macmillan @Killian Macmillan
    [-] The following 2 users Like Rumor Mill's post:
       Killian Macmillan, Ophelia Dippet

    Possibly Related Threads...
    Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
      Hogwarts Rumor Mill Guest 90 30,423 09-22-2017, 09:57 AM
    Last Post: Rumor Mill
      The [OLD] Rumor Mill Guest 173 60,343 06-22-2017, 02:41 PM
    Last Post: Rumor Mill