Hello Kitty culture

In Japan it seems nothing can be too cutsie.

traffic barriers
school bus
Hello Kitty store, Tokyo

Hello Kitty is a fad in most parts of the world. But in Japan …

The character is a staple of the kawaii segment of Japanese popular culture.

more of my Hello Kitty themed photos

be happy – by Monica Sheehan

… the illustrations and the captions are from the book “Be Happy: A Little Book to Help You Live a Happy Life.” by Monica Sheehan, dedicated to Andrew Kroon …

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