Jul 26-28, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Virginia
Announcing Blerdcon Cosplay Contest winner, cosplay guest, and Cosplay Contest judge Kiwi Ninamori – KC2 Commissions KC2 Cosplay
Kiwi’s award-winning cosplays are known for their attention to detail, unique fabric choices, hand embroidery, and colorful beadwork. She enjoys writing novels and creating original costume designs for the characters in her stories.
 
Kiwi is from Greensboro NC, and has a masters degree in Textiles from North Carolina State University! Her shop KC2 Commisions offers costumes, minor props, and clothing! Since last year’s cosplay win, she has guested at cons such as Awesomecon and Nekocon!
She began cosplaying in 2008 and later expanded her sewing experience by earning a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Textiles and has a masters degree in Textiles from North Carolina State University! Her award-winning cosplays are known for their attention to detail, unique fabric choices, hand embroidery, and colorful beadwork. She enjoys writing novels and creating original costume designs for the characters in her stories. Kiwi Ninamori’s creations are inspired by historical literature, anime, Asian dramas, and manga.
 
Kiwi will be joining the cosplay contest judging panel to compare the best costumes for all prize levels including the “Black Cosplayer of the Year Award”, a cosplay ambassadorship worth cash, trophies, guest opportunities all through 2022 and 2023, and cosplay guest slot in Blerdcon 2023!