Hello Kitty

The A-Z of Hello Kitty: From tanks and planes to wedding dresses and AK-47s

PUBLISHED : Friday, 31 October, 2014, 7:16am
UPDATED : Friday, 31 October, 2014, 12:46pm

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Hello Kitty turns 40 on Saturday, and to mark the world's most famous cat-who-is-not-a-cat's birthday, we put her on the cover of 48 Hours Magazine

48 Hours isn't the only thing Hello Kitty's visage has appeared on in the last few decades. Through a combination of creators Sanrio licensing everything from skirts and jewellery to planes and designer handbags, and a passionate, even rabid, fanbase creating Hello Kitty versions of everything else, it's difficult to think of something that hasn't been "improved" by a lick of pink paint and Hello Kitty's iconic ears and the cute bow. 

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A is for... AR-15 rifle

B is for... Beats headphones

C is for... Chainsaw

D is for... Dog

E is for... Ecstasy

F is for... Flask

G is for... Grenade

H is for... High heels

I is for... iPhone

J is for... Jeep

K is for... KISS

L is for... Laptop

M is for... Mooncakes

N is for... Nails

O is for... Onesie

P is for... Plane

Q is for... Quad bike

R is for... Ring

S is for... Skull

T is for... Tank

U is for... Underwear

V is for... Vader

W is for... Wedding

X is for... Xbox

Y is for... Yoghurt

Z is for... Zombie