She has pink hair in a side ponytail, secured with a ribbon with a pink flower glued into it, with the tip fading to blue as well as a braid to the other side of her head, usually hidden by her beret. She also has red eyes.
For Autumn 2015, she was given a seasonal CG consisting of her, wearing a pink cardigan and a brown plaid scarf. A squirrel on her shoulder appears to want some of her roasted sweet potato.
She is one of three ships (along with Shoukaku and Jintsuu) who explicitly and obviously have an abyssal counterpart in the form of Destroyer Princess. (Light Cruiser Oni is actually a composite between two ships.)
Kantai Collection's Shiratsuyu-class
- cellophane noodles - also known as "harusame" in Japanese