Q&A with Saki Shibata
■Height / shoe size
154 / 23 – 23.5cm
■What’s your favorite part of your body?
■How many piercings do you have?
■What’s your nickname?
Shibasaki, Shibata, Shiba-Chan
■What are your strengths?
My happy smiles♡
■What are your weaknesses?
I’m slow at everything.
■When was your first time to appear in a magazine? And what was the magazine called?
Snappy! 2 years ago!
■How did you start your modeling career?
I was featured when I was working part-time at flower♡
■What are your hobbies?
Watching Korean drama series♡
■What is your special skill?
Humming♪Taking a deep breath♪
■Where do you normally hang out?
Barnet (Koenji), HUG (Harajuku), HAIGHT&ASHBURY (Shimokitazawa)
■What’s your favorite food?
Natto (fermented soybeans), kimuchi and mentaiko (spicy marinated pollock roe)
■What’s your least favorite food?
Fatty bits of meat
■Who do you admire?
■What season do you like the most?
Spring♡ But I like winter too♡
■What are you currently collecting?
■Do you have any siblings?
I have one older sister and one younger sister.
■What is your current goal?
I want to appear in a South Korean drama!
■What was your childhood dream?
To become a rabbit or an apple
■What is the first thing you do when you wake up?
I either open the window or wash my face
■What qualification do you have?
■What’s your favorite book?
I’m going to find one soon!
■What’s your favorite movie?
Never Ending Story
■What’s your favorite word?
Happy! Shiawase wa Egao Megakete Yattekuru by Becky (roughly translated as Happiness follows your smile)
■What after school activities did you do in school?
Junior high school: tennis
High school: joined a soccer club as a manager
■Did you take any lessons outside school?
I learned shuji for six years, and took swimming lessons for five years.
■What do you want to be in your next life?
A South Korean actress♡
■What do you think you were in your previous life?
■If you were an animal, what would you be?
People tell me that I’m like a rabbit but I believe I would be a squirrel!!!
■What’s most important to you?
Letters and heartwarming gifts♡
■What’s your favorite karaoke song?
Perhaps Love by Howl & J
■If you had a whole week off, what would you do?
I would go shopping, enjoy hot springs and eat seasoned dried shredded squid while watching South Korean drama♡ And also, I would get a massage♡
■How do you usually spend your day off?
I normally visit secondhand stores, go places with a lot of green or watch South Korean movies.
■What would you do if you won a lottery?
I would buy vintage sweatshirts and denim jeans!
■What is your favorite dish to cook?
■What do you always have in your fridge?
Natto & kimuchi
■What is your beauty secret?
Purified water facial mask
■What is one thing that you want to quit but you can’t?
I can’t stop watching South Korean drama!
■What are your favorite brands?
■What is your favorite fashion piece?
Secondhand dresses and handmade bows♡
■What’s your long-time favorite cosmetics item?
■What would you do if you could be invisible for a day?
I would sneak into filming locations of a South Korean drama!
■If you could be ○○ for a day, what would you like to be?
I want to be a South Korean actress!!
■What do you always buy from a convenience store?
■What’s your favorite character?
Cute vintage characters such as retro snoopy♡
■What fashion phases did you go through?
I always wore casual clothes. But I also tried a little bit of gyaru fashion when I was in high school.
■What’s your favorite city?
My hometown and Osu
■How did you get into fashion?
My mum got me into it!
■Do you have any weakness? If you do, what is it?
I recently got a stye in my eye.
■What is your favorite relaxation method?
My favorite method is to take a deep breath while listening to music.
■What would you like to eat if you were having your last meal?
Natto, kimuchi and mentaiko
■What is the first album you bought?
Aquq Timez’s album
■What is your favorite color?
■Which do you prefer, dogs or cats?
■What does your room look like?
My room is filled with casual and vintage items♡
■Which seasonal event do you like the most?
New Year’s Day☆☆☆
■Any message to your current self?
Be yourself and move forward!!!
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