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Hello Kitty Gets a New Look in Japanese 'Vogue'

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Hello Kitty Gets a New Look in Japanese 'Vogue'

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Hello Kitty Gets a New Look in Japanese 'Vogue'

Hello Kitty Gets a New Look in Japanese 'Vogue'

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The French fashion house of Dior presents a "New Look" this spring: A wide-eyed model with tiny legs and whiskers. She's famous and, up to now, has always stuck with her own look: a big bow angled over one ear. But when Hello Kitty makes her debut in the May issue of Japanese Vogue, she'll be modeling Galliano's fall look in Paris.

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