Hawaiian fashion designer ready for New York Fashion Week debut

Photo credit: Dezigns by Kamohoali’i / Micah Kamohoali’i Hawaii-based fashion designer Micah Kamohoali’i is preparing to launch her fashion brand, Dezigns by Kamohoali’i, at New York Fashion Week. The native of the island of Hawai’i, a renowned traditional kapa artist (practice of tailoring to wake up tree bark in fine …

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Popular hotels: Palazzo Avino, Ravello

High above the Amalfi Coast, perched among the wild greenery between the sea and the sky, is one of the most romantic places in Italy. The quaint town of Ravello has a distinctly magical quality, attracting writers, artists, and musicians for centuries, as well as dolce vita– couples lovers looking …

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5Qs with Madeleine – Kindergarten

It’s probably hard to believe that you have a six month old baby, but somehow you are there. Gone are the days of newborn babies and days of sitting ready for solids, how you got so tall. Your baby will grow and change a lot this month, as will his …

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Avant-garde, fanny back | The globe

Again, I avoid the Vermont Country Store muumuu look as much as possible. But, frankly, my husband and I are the kind of people who hold on to things – like clothes – long after others have given up. For example, when one of our three kids needed an outfit …

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In the absence of a friend – Manila Bulletin

When Newbie 1 (N1) and Newbie 2 (N2) got together on the same project years ago, they began to forge a friendship that seemed to be forever. N1 and N2 linked. N2 has become N1’s confidant. N1 also embodied the typical story of the find – she was alone. To …

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