Fashion Brand Offers Bunny Girl Redesign of Tezuka's "Princess Knight" Shoujo Heroine

Seminal shoujo manga turns 60 this year

Introduced in 1953, Osamu Tezuka's Princess Knight was the fairy tail of Princess Sapphire, a heroine with male and female hearts who must assume roles identified with both genders. Well timed for the 60th anniversary of the series that helped inform the traditions of shoujo manga, Han Ahn Soon's ready to wear fashion is offering a special collaboration at the Isetan Shinjuku department store. 

 

Fashion sporting the unique bunny girl Sapphire designs include

T-shirt - 10,500yen

Long sleeve t-shirt  - 12,600yen

Knit -  40,950yen

Campus tote - 5040 yen

Small tote - 2730 yen

Hardbound notebook - 2730 yen

Glass - 2520yen

 

The first 100 customers to spend more than  15,750 yen will get a special limited cookie

 

 

 

 

 

Speaking of Princess Knight, Shikaruna is releasing a facsimile edition of the 1955 Snakes (or Shoots) and Ladders gameboard for 1,890yen

 

via Natalie

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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