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felines dress up with seaweed and rice for sushi cats series
jun 10, 2014
felines dress up with seaweed and rice for sushi cats series


felines dress up with seaweed and rice for sushi cats series
all images courtesy of tange & nakimushi peanuts

 

 

 

 japanese company tange & nakimushi peanuts have composed ‘neko-sushi’, a photographic series of posters and postcards which unite cats and sushi. various felines are placed atop stacks of sticky rice, wrapped in strands of seaweed and playfully placed with props, meant to closely resemble different kinds of raw fish. pink backpacks, orange ties and striped red socks look like tuna and salmon, while the small scenes replicate the traditional serving situations of the popular dish. take a look below to see the tabby, persian and siamese cats as pet plates.

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sushi cats lined up on tiny plates

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arranged on a wooden board

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a pink backpack set atop the feline resembles sliced raw fish

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red and white socks and a bamboo fan adorn the cat

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a yellow cat wears a blanket of the same color, making him look like a piece of sushi

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a white cat sits atop a stack of sticky rice

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pickles and a sushi mat wrap the feline

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the playful scene transforms the red ping pong paddle into a piece of tuna

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the feline is wrapped with a lobster and greens

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the amber-colored feline is placed with brown leaves on his back

 

full article here

 

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