KOST Quartet as Nature Spirits

Months after going on cycling, skating and skiing, finally KOST Quartet is coming back. KOST Quartet would going on fantasy stuffs which is typical for Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog. We could see them again after months of idoling winter sports. We would cheer on them as humans.

Recently author is focusing on logo design and also making short songs after months of hiatus. Author is working on songs about medals and would released soon. Author made such songs in order to reach 160 mark because author wanted to reach 200 songs this year. Author wanted to reviving her Soundcloud account to earn money.

KOST Quartet is on action with fantasy costumes. Fantasy themed fashion styles have been the trademark on Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog for almost seven years. Many people adored Hana Planckaert’s fantasy fashion styles. Hana Planckaert still want to present various fantasy fashion styles during the lifetime.

Fantasy costumes which KOST quartet girls wearing are nature inspired. The costume was inspired by Pinterest which commonly used by several idols, from Pilla to Alenka Pogacar. The person who designed the costumes is Birgit Wenzel, Borat’s Austrian comrade.

After Birgit submitted the design, Pilla made them for about two weeks. The color schemes are inspired by packaging of Kalydeco, Orkambi, Symdeko and Trikafta. The design for four girls is uniform due to Birgit’s final selection.

The costumes are made by Pastelkatto. The game is Nature Spirit Creator.

KOST Quartet as Clerics

After two weeks, KOST Quartet is back with different fantasy costumes. KOST Quartet would entertain us in middle of COVID-19 outbreak. Girls who represent latest drugs for cystic fibrosis aka CF aka 65 roses are here by Hana Planckaert. We are overjoyed to see them again. We can’t wait to see them.

In recent days, admin is making short songs again. Admin made such songs with Musescore, admin’s longtime favorite music making software. The reasons are being the free software, easy to use, can save score data in different forms and available in different operating systems. Admin has been using Musescore since 2013 and still using as in July 2020.

KOST Quartet is rocking again in another fantasy costumes. They’re still proud with fantasy costumes which common on many video games. Actually, Hana Planckaert is fond of fantasy theme for undisclosed reasons. Hana Planckaert has been using fantasy themes on fashion postings since 2014 and still ongoing.

Fantasy costumes which KOST Quartet girls wearing are cleric. They’re happy and proud with their own cleric costumes. Kalydeco and Trikafta wear long dress while Orkambi and Symdeko wear short dress. The dresses are beautiful and cool for us. Many people adore them, but some people were disturbed due to flashy colors.

The dresses are made by Pilla, Borat’s cousin and Hana’s friends. They were made for almost two weeks due to moderate difficulty of designs of these dresses. The color schemes are similar with the logos of the mentioned drugs. Every girl who represents the respective drug has own styles and personalities.

The costumes are made by Rinmaru Games. The game is JRPG Cleric Creator.

Welcome KOST Quartet

Today Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog celebrates its sixth birthday. Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog established in June 30th 2014. The main aim of Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog is for promoting women empowerment through cycling teams and companies. Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog started cycling idoling contents from July 2014, then started company idoling contents from August 2019. Road cycling contents are the most popular contents on Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog. Despite diversification attempts, Hana Planckaert Idoling Blog still rely on road cycling related contents as the main attractions.

Hana would introduce four new female characters which aren’t related with road cycling or Sagdiyevian world. These characters are based of drugs for a rare genetic disease. Its name is cystic fibrosis aka CF aka 65 roses by children. FYI, cystic fibrosis is the genetic disease which there are defective genes cause damage of the lungs, digestive systems and other organs. Genes of cystic fibrosis sufferers cause mucus thickening on the lungs and digestive system. Sweat gland is also affected by cystic fibrosis which made sweat tasted salty and would turn into crystals.

Cystic fibrosis is the progressive and high maintenance disease. Cystic fibrosis sufferers usually able to do normal activities like attending school and work. Quality of life of cystic fibrosis sufferers nowadays is far better than in previous decades. Improvements of treatments and screening made cystic fibrosis sufferers live longer. In the past, cystic fibrosis sufferers were only lived for several months or years. In late 1930s, they only lived up to six months. Then, in mid 1950s, they only lived up to five years which made them unable to attend elementary/primary school. After that, in early 1960s, they lived up to ten years. Due to development of medical technology, they could live up to late teens in 1980s and then up to 30s in 2000s. Now, as of June 2020, they could live up to 48 years, some could reach their 50s even 60s.

Who are the new characters? They’re Kalydeco, Orkambi, Symdeko and Trikafta, four latest drugs for cystic fibrosis. These drugs are made by Vertex, an American pharmaceutical company which produces drugs for rare diseases. They’re used to target defective genes which present on cystic fibrosis sufferers. They were launched in 2010s decade and available in few countries. They have already approved by FDA in the US and few other countries. They’re available in tablets for all brands and oral granules for Kalydeco and Orkambi.

The first character is Kalydeco, trade name of ivacaftor, drug which intended for patients aged six months and older. Kalydeco is the oldest member of KOST Quartet. She has dyed purple hair and hazel eyes. Her real name is Karen Petrucci.

The second character is Orkambi, trade name of lumacaftor/ivacaftor, drug which intended for patients aged two years and older. Orkambi is the second oldest member of KOST Quartet. She has dyed lime green hair and hazel eyes. Her real name is Olivia Hanescu.

The third character character is Symdeko, trade name of tezacaftor/ivacaftor and ivacaftor, drug which intended for patients aged six years and older. Symdeko is the second youngest member of KOST Quartet. She has dyed yellow hair and brown eyes. Her real name is Shari Demetriou.

The fourth and final character is Trikafta, trade name of elexacaftor/tezacaftor/ivacaftor and ivacaftor, drug which intended for patients aged 12 years and older. Trikafta is the youngest member of KOST Quartet. She has dyed fuschia hair and green eyes. Her real name is Thea Ramirez.

The outfits are inspired by magical girls which admin saw on comics and TV. They’re made by Hana’s friends who are fashion designers. They were made from mid June until late June, the dress making required nearly two weeks. The color schemes are similar with Kalydeco, Orkambi, Symdeko and Trikafta logo colors.

How about the characters finding? They were found through online casting through Americas which held from December 2019 through early June 2020. After the rough journey of the online casting, there are four chosen young women who represent drugs for cystic fibrosis, they’re two Americans from Italian and Greek ethnicities, one Canadian from Romanian ethnicity and one Mexican.

The outfits are made by Rinmaru Games. The game is Anime Halloween Magical Girl.

Cystic fibrosis resources:

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystic-fibrosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20353700

https://www.cff.org/About-Us/About-the-Cystic-Fibrosis-Foundation/Our-History/