Aviatrix Hello Kitty Gets Ready: Photos Of 2012 Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation

<p>Hello Kitty</p>

<p>Happy onlookers!</p>


<p>Kung Fu Panda</p>


<p>Boost to view</p>

<p>Mayor Bloomberg with kids—check out his girlfriend Diana Taylor on the left and ex-mayoral spokesman Stu Loeser on the right </p>

<p>Hey, it's KAWS in front of his Companion balloon! </p>

<p>Pika Pika</p>


<p>Bloomberg and <a href="">Papa Smurf</a>! </p>




<p>KAWS' Companion</p>

<p>Instructions for inflation</p>

<p>A member of the inflation team!</p>

<p>Big crowds</p>