What got you into cosplay?
the passion for manga and anime!**...after 2 or 3 comics convenction me and 2 of my friends couldn't resist to do a cosplay >.<
What was your first costume and why?
Micheila from God Child...'cause i always dreamed to do a cosplay form Kaori Yuki's works! and because Micheila has some beauty dark dresses and red hair (i hadn't money for a wig XD)
What is your favorite costume and why?
- Caterina Sforza from Trinity Blood...i really like this character...and i love this manga...this is my first really hard work in a cosplay...i try for fun, but i was happy for the final result**...it's the first time that i take part of a cosplay contest alone (without group...i'm so shy >.<) and the first time that i've won a prize**
- after Yuna 'cause i really put all of myself in it! it was a very hard work! i chosed particular tessute, i become mad to do all decorations, and the obi is my proud!!! (very hard work, but i like it very much! my mother was impressioned from that XDD), everything is totaly handmade!! Earring too!^^...
- I also love all my Orihime cosplays! 'cause i love her, and i'm looking a bit like her...special mention to arrancar suite **
Do you have a dream costume you'd like to make?
yes yes! i always want to do 1000 cosplay!!! XDDD...
- well to begin Ion Fortuna with some different version **..Cìel Phantomhive in different version too ( i totally love all Cìel and Ion costume...and I adore this 2 little boys *o* )...the Esther's black queen dress (even if i don't like her XD)...the "Gipsy Queen" (but this will remain only a dream...nobody will recognized me alone XDD) from Trinity Blood
- i want to do some different Sakura's versions ( from Tsubasa and from Card Captor Sakura with my lovely Shaoran**)
- Miyobi....and Tsugiri from Alichino
- Euphemia from Code Geass >.<
- Saber from Fate Stay Night
and so on >.<
sometimes take a look to "cosplay in progress" gallery ^_-
What has been your most memorable cosplay experience?
well, the first cosplay....and Yuna, 'cause it was seem to be the star of the days XDD...SO MANY PICTURES!!!@_@...Caterina Sforza for all the kind words and compliments i was received >.< (and also 'cause it was a memorable experience to do it...now nothing could fear me XDD)
Have you won any awards for your costumes?
Tell us a little about yourself
well, i'm agree in art but i do an horrible work in a pc discount! XD...but i'm also an illustrator...i have so many hobbies** ...anime, manga, drawing, painting, sewing, cosplay, music, movies, 19th century, goth & dark, travel, arts, German, Japan etc etc
My favorite anime
Saint Seiya ** (since i was 7)...
Terra e, Macross Frontier, Kuroshitsuji, Escaflowne, Yoroiden Samura Troopers, Last Exile, Strange Dawn, Samurai Champloo, Full Metal Alchemist, Matantei Loki Ragnarok, Berubara, Bakumatsu and so on
Clamp's manga (exept Wish <_<), Kaori Yuki's manga, Fuyumi Soryu's manga (expecially Cesare **), Riyoko Ikeda's manga, Higarashi's manga, Fruits Basket, Trinity Blood, Hanakimi, Alichino, Bleach, Naruto Shippuden, Berserk, D.gray man, Yami no Matsuei, MPD psycho and so on
My favorite game(s)
Final Fantasy (expecially X and XII), Kingdom Hearts 1 & 2...Valkyrie Profile 2
My favorite character(s)
but so many others **
Shun, Shaka, Mu, Julian Solo, Douko, Shion (Saint Seiya) - Seiji (Yoroiden Samurai Troopers) Jezebel (God Child) - Ion Fortuna, Radu, Caterina Sforza e Tres (Trinity Blood) - Cìel Phantomhive (Kuroshitsuji) - Ranka Lee (Macross Frontier) - Euphemia and Lelouch (Code Geass) - Ishida, Orihime, Ulquiorra, Aporro, Hitsugaya (Bleach) - Sakura and Yukito (CCSakura) - Watanuki and Doumeki (XXXHolic) - Blue, Jomy and Tony (Terra E) - Lavi, Bak, Kanda and Tiky Mikk (Dgray Man) and many more >_<
My favorite movies(s)
The Lord of the Rings, Portrait of a Lady, Sweeney Todd, the Corpse Bride, Nightmare Before Christmas, Big Fish, American Beauty, Hero, Kurosawa's Dreams, the Seven Seal, To Kill a Mockingbird (Il buio oltre la siepe), Pan's Labirinth (Il labirinto del fauno), Der Mure Tod (Destino), Metropolis, Nosferatu, Saint Seiya Tenkai-hen, Spirited Away, Mononoke-hime, Moving Howl's castle, It's a wonderfull Life, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Lady in the Water, the Village, Letter from an Unknown Woman, ColdMontain, Gone with the Wind, the Cell, Matrix, Alien saga (expecially the fourth), The Sword in the Stone (Disney), Sleeping Beauty (Disney), Wizard of Oz, Elizabeth the Golden Age, Donnie Darko, The Passion etc etc
My favorite actors/actresses
Cate Blanchett, Johnny Depp, James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Alan Rickman, Ian McKellen, Gregory Peck, Kate Hapburn, Ingrid Bergman, Ben Barnes, Sean Bean etc etc