Oh Shoot!

Yesterday Tsutsumi and I did a cool shoot for PepCall that’ll come out in a few days. We did say a lot of crap that doesn’t make sense, but I think it’s going to be very funny for you to watch. We always take pictures of each other, so it was really nice to be photographed by a professional.

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 Tomorrow at 11 am will Tsutsumi and I get interviewed live along with Marianne Jemtegård about blogging and Vixen Blog Awards. Watch it at TV 2 Nyhetskanalen if you want, and we’ll make sure to make a backstage post about it afterwards.

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Vixen Blog Awards 2014

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We started our evening with an awesome pre-party thrown at Hotel Continental. This is the third time we visit the Hotel for blogger purposes and the prize we received for “Newcomer of the Year” is also a weekend stay at the Hotel, haha. We mingled with the other finalists until it was time for the show to start!

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The show was packed from beginning to end with lots of inspiring artists on stage. It was so cool to see our names on the screen when they presented the finalists. One year of blogging and we were nominated for three awards – that is pretty awesome! When the awards was over, it was time for after party at Seeds. It was so incredibly nice to be congratulated and we were truly the happiest chipmunks that night.

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Cheers for an awesome night!

NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR

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 Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Yesterday we were the happy winners of the award Newcomer of the Year 2014.

How ironic isn’t it that the newcomers had to open the show? We were nothing but a big blur when accepting our prize. Our hearts thumped, and the nervousness made our legs jelly. Tsutsumi was so shy she hid behind the bouquet the entire speech while I concentrated on not to fall while walking. We were caught in a so called blackout, cause it was so surreal. However, we managed to thank our readers something we find very important!

Newcomer of the Year is a prize with a bit of everything so in many ways was this an incredible price which we are very grateful to receive. One year of blogging have given us many memories and there are so much more to experience!

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Tsutsumi’s OOTD: Shirt Monki Bralette Tobi, get it here Skirt Hunted Dreams Shoes Bik Bok Purse Monki 
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The jury speech to the lucky winners was really sweet! Here is the translated version;

“Newcomer of the Year is the new shooting star to the blog heaven and is the blog that despite starting in 2013 first got it’s big debut last year. This blog is also nominated for Instagram of the Year – the place where it all started. With inspiring images, international appeal and large dimples – the chances are big that these sweet sisters will characterise the blog world in the future.”

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Thank you so much to all of you who voted and rooted for us. You truly motivate us to be better! Thank you Vixen for awarding us and for the lovely statuette. Thank you Khiet from Nikita for doing our hair for the awards. Thank you Chioma for the original hashtag #teamalexogtsu and being a proud lil mama. Thank You! 

FINALISTS IN THE VIXEN BLOG AWARDS 2014!

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First of, a BIG heartwarming THANK YOU to our amazing readers who have taken the time to vote for us. We are so excited and happy to tell you that we’re officially finalists in three categories: Instagram of The Year, Best Outfit of the Day and Newcomer of the Year. We are humble and grateful to have made it this far, and none of this would have happened if it wasn’t for your support. You motivate us to thrive, thank you for that!

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The Awards will be announced January 28th at a big event so we hope you look as much forward to it as we do! It is pretty surreal to go from just guests at the Awards to finalists. Now it’s up to the judges, but Best Outfit of The Day is 100% based on votes from readers, so you can still vote for us every day until the finals. So if you feel like we deserve it, vote HERE

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Now that Christmas and New Years are over, we can’t help but wish for the summer to arrive. These pictures are from our trip to Los Angeles last year.

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The weekend is packed with a trip to the mountains. It’s been years since the last time so we’re very excited! Did we just hear spa and dog sled riding? 2015 is looking’ good!

Best,

Tsutsumi and Alexandra