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Artist // Professional // Artisan Crafts
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My Bio
Cosplaying from 2004, but since I´m really busy with my work, I do only couple costumes per year. I make all my costumes myself. My love for uniforms and superheroes (villains?) is probably easy to see...

I´m a designer specialized in corsetry and wedding gowns, and I run my own bridal boutique and clothing line in Finland.

I have been judging in following con:
-WCS 2009 Finland preliminaries judge (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in CosplayGaala 2009 (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Mangapäivät (2009 (Finland)
-WCS 2010 Finland preliminaries judge (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Bakacon 2010 (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Cosplay Gaala 2011 (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Tracon 2011 (Finland)
-Eurocosplay 2011 preliminaries contest judge in Desucon 2011 (Finland)
-WCS 2011 Finland preliminaries judge (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Bakacon 2011 (Finland)
-Eurocosplay 2012 preliminaries contest judge in Desucon 2011 (Finland)
-WCS 2012 Finland preliminaries judge (Finland)
-WCS 2013 Finland preliminaries judge (Finland)
-Cosplay contest judge in Tracon 2012 (Finland)

Favourite Visual Artist
Alphonse Mucha, H.R. Giger, Akseli Gallen Kallela, J.R.R. Tolkien
Favourite Movies
The Pillow Book, Vidocq, Delicatessen, Piano, The City of Lost Children, Girl with Pearl earring
Favourite TV Shows
Stargate, Farscape, Band of Brothers, Xena, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Beirut, Katzenjammer, Assemblage 23, Edge of Dawn
Favourite Books
Year of the Flood, Oryx & Crake, Neverwhere
Favourite Writers
Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman, Joanne Harris, Sofi Oksanen
Favourite Games
Once upon a time, Planescape Torment, C&C Tiberian Sun
Favourite Gaming Platform
Other Interests
Corsets, bridal fashion, embroidery, calligraphy, painting, cosplay, writing
I thought I could get somewhere in these past weeks and some great stuff going on. Instead I have been doing little more than nothing. Rolling my thumbs and trying not to cry. I got Catherine Glass started, but lost inspiration very soon. Some may know I lost my father couple months ago and I´m completely devastated with the loss. He meant the world to me, my very own superhero. Now, about three weeks ago, I learned my little sister got a very aggressive cancer.  Luckily doctors reacted very quickly and she got operated almost instantly. I have been running between my work and hospital, hoping I wouldn´t have to lose yet another member of my
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Spare? What I´m saying? Eh, not exactly. More like time for cosplay and a little bit time for me. Autumn means a break from very hectic time, when you just work, work, work, get little sleep, eat when you can and then back to work again. Yep, that´s my life. Most of the weddings tend to be held at summertime, some in early autumn. But when that season is over, I get to slack more, concentrate to next years collection - and yes, do some cosplays also! I have been a busy bee with stunningly beautiful Miss Globe Finland and her evening gowns (I designed her final dresses to Miss Globe International finals), and celebrated finishing t
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Some while ago, Fokushii informed that she´s going to shoot a cosplay music video at Desucon, Finland and all volunteers could take part in it. So, hard working to learn the lyrics and practise some moves before con, then partying on front of the camera and singing. Boy, that was fun! No surprise here, I´m the Balalaika cosplayer. :D You can find he video here:
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Your cosplays are incredible ^-^ just finished watch Black Lagoon recently after picking it up at Anime North. Love that show ^-^
HAPPY BIRTHDAY Ms. Balalaikia!!
Happy Birthday Ms. Balalaikia!
As a gift for your birthday, here's a llama :aww:
Thank you very much for the favorite !!! (^_^)
Kiitos liittymisestä ^_^
Ja favista, olisi pitänyt katsoa kaikki kerralla.