Sanrio has started a new project called Chanrio Maker, a service that peope can design a Sanrio-styled avatar. AKB48 General Manager Takahashi Minami (高橋みなみ), fans and other members have made many chanrio for 48G members and related people.
Sashihara Rino (swimwear version)
Kashiwagi Yuki (daruma version)
Takahashi Minami (Takamizawa Toshihiko)
Kodama Haruka (revised the typo, thanks to Rika A pointed it out)
NMB48 member Ichikawa Miori promotes CHANRIO
Charnio maker official site: