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!
     
        
     
    Minnie Pendergast
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    Full Name: Wilhelmina Pendergast

    Nicknames: She is known to one and all as Minnie however as she gets older the childish nickname is becoming increasingly abhorrent to her.

    Birthdate: 23rd April 1865

    Current Age: 17

    Occupation: Student - Seventh Year.

    Hogwarts House: Hufflepuff.

    Wand: 16 inches, mahogany with dragon heart-string core. She has always felt like her wand was far too powerful for her but her teachers assure her she'll grow into it; Minnie is right handed.

    Blood Status: Pure blood.

    Social Class: Upper class.

    Family:
    Reuben Pendergast û Father
    Atalanta Pendergast û Mother
    Emma, Walter and Samuel Pendergast û Siblings

    John and Helena MacMillan û Aunt and Uncle
    Edward, Charles and Elmer MacMillan û Cousins

    Philip and Olivia Pendergast û Aunt and Uncle
    Regan, Winifred, Evelyn, William, Rosalind and Ellory Pendergast - Cousins

    Appearance: Minnie is not considered as attractive as her older sister by some, however, there are plenty that would rank the sisters the other way around. With long shiny dark hair that curls just right whenever she wears it loose and a figure that has recently filled out to become more womanly Minnie Pendergast will not go unnoticed for much longer. She has big dark eyes and smiles at every opportunity, charming any and all that she meets with her engaging eyes and smile. She has inherited her mother's height, just as Emma has, and stands at 5'8, much taller than a lot of other girls her age and it has taken her till now to grow into her height and stop being quite so gawky. Minnie is a girl on the brink of being a woman and very soon she will discover her own appeal through someone else's eyes.

    History:

    23rd April 1865: Born the second child and youngest daughter of Atalanta and Reuben Pendergast her birth marked a time of relief for her mother û that she could have more children at all û and disappointment for her father who was desperate for a boy. Despite that Reuben soon got used to his boisterous and happy child and Minnie never once sense anything other than love coming from him and always felt doted upon.

    18th July 1870: Shows first signs of magic on her mother's birthday when her parents seem more interested in the new baby than then picture she has drawn for her mother and she makes Samuel come out in green spots.

    September 1876: Minnie attends Hogwarts and is sorted into Hufflepuff house like her mother before her. It is here that she first meets and befriends Ivy O'Neill who will be her lifelong friend despite being lower class; occasionally Minnie forgets and puts her foot in it a bit but Ivy always forgives her.

    September 1882: Enters her final year at Hogwarts, not at all sure what she intends to do once her education ends. She could be married off like Emma of course, but the thought of being tied down in society so soon scares her.

    Personality: Minnie considers herself a wholly unremarkable person. Raised by nannies and nurses, along with a generous helping of her affectionate mother and a father who, despite his attempts to remain aloof was charmed by his most energetic child, Minnie has never had any reason to feel alone or unloved and therefore loves others in her turn. Unlike her father she is no blood purist, however, she still found it difficult when she first went to school to reconcile the attitude she had been raised with to the exciting new people she was meeting. She doesn't defy her parents as such, but she is aware that their ideas are perhaps not always the right ones: her mother's heritage of extreme liberalism doesn't appeal to her in the slightest but neither does the Pendergast tradition of blood purism, especially considering who her best friend is.

    Sample Roleplay Post: See Helena.

    OOC:

    Name: Lauren.

    Age: 23.

    Contact: PM. MSN. Yahoo.

    Other Characters: Helena MacMillan, Margaret O'Neill, Reuben Pendergast, Martha Skeeter.
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    APPLICATION ACCEPTED!
    ù You should be titled in a few moments. Please post with your new character in the Character Master List thread.

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

    ù 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.

    ù 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.

    ù Don't forget to check out our Stamp station for some extra fun!

    ù 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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