The Sanrio squad gets festive for the holidays. | Source: Sanrio/The Toy Insider

Rudolph Hello Kitty the red-nosed reindeer had a very shiny nose!

Hello Kitty unites all generations, even when it comes to toys, and Sanrio has a bunch of new plushies for the holidays that will make anyone smile.

The Sanrio squad joins Hello Kitty and dresses for the occasion with the Santa Suit collection of 8-inch plush characters for $34 each. The assortment includes Hello Kitty, Pochacco, Hangyodon, Kuromi, My Melody, and Cinnamoroll, all with their own take on the red-and-white Santa Claus outfit.

Move over, Rudolph! Hello Kitty is pulling Santa’s sleigh this year with a limited-edition collection featuring a jumbo, 24-inch plush character for $195 that shows Hello Kitty wearing a reindeer suit and a red satin shawl to match her red bow. There is also a more affordable 12-inch version for $48 and a matching 24-inch stocking for $43.

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Even after the holidays are over, you still need to stay warm for winter. The gang is dressed to impress with the Metallic Puffer Jacket collection featuring 8-inch plush characters wearing colorful winter coats for $28 each. Look for Hello Kitty in a silver coat, My Melody in pink, Kuromi in purple, Pompompurin in a caramel color, and Keroppi in green. Each character also wears a winter hat on their head.

Look for these plush Sanrio characters at The holiday stocking is available at

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Jackie Cucco

Jackie Cucco

Jackie Cucco was a Senior Editor of The Toy Book, The Toy Insider, and The Pop Insider. She covered toy trends, pop culture, and entertainment news, and made appearances on national and regional outlets, including CBS, WPIX, News 12, and more. Jackie spends her time watching horror movies and working her way through every Stephen King novel out there.