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Hello Kitty turns 35!




Hello Kitty mermaid painting by Gary Baseman
Hello Kitty mermaid painting by Gary Baseman
Photo courtesy of Royal/T

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This fall marks the 35th birthday of one of Japan's beloved pop icons - Hello Kitty. The Royal/T Cafe in Culver City is throwing her a huge birthday bash complete with Hello Kitty-shaped food, Hello Kitty-themed household items and art work inspired by the tiny white feline.

Make sure to check out Alex Cohen's slide show!