Shinku is the fifth doll of the Rozen Maiden, and the first doll to appear in both the manga and anime. Her appearance is that of a young girl, being a doll. She has light blonde hair and blue eyes. She is always seen wearing a red gown with a matching shawl and bonnet as accessories. Her bonnet is fastened to her head with a green ribbon, which is tied into a bow at her neck and held in place with a pink rose brooch. Her hair is always kept in two ponytails tied at the back of her head. This character is popular among cosplayers. It can be portrayed by wearing cosplay Shinku costume and cosplay Shinku wig. This character is always present in a Rozen Maiden cosplay.