Monthly Archives: November 2010

On the way to an inaugural dress

Nancie Caraway, who is soon to be Hawaii’s First Lady, followed designer Andy South throughout season 8 of Project Runway. The Abercrombies have been fans of Island fashion for decades. Governor-elect Neil Abercrombie was a close friend of Dave Rochlen, … Continue reading

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Sale at The Contemporary Museum Gift Shop

The Contemporary Mueseum gift shop doesn’t have sales often, so be sure to take advantage of this one. While you’re there, enjoy lunch or a picnic at The Contemporary Cafe and don’t miss the current exhibit of talented Island artists. … Continue reading

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Join the Fashion Forum at the Hifi event at Andy’s

  And here’s the gorgeous new Hifi T-shirt, designed by Fashion Forum and Hifi member Sierra Dew, that will be launched on Wednesday night: – Paula Rath

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Holiday gift idea #5

Lynn Chang retired earlier this year as a copy editor – a truly gifted and perfectionistic copy editor – at The Honolulu Advertiser. We were fortunate to have her working with us in the Island Life section. Lynn always had … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Idea #4

 The Living Ornament For the giftee who loves holiday things that are alive (no plastic tree or fake wreath, please) this little glass ornament filled with moss and air plants, created by 1st Look Exteriors, is totally a propos. It costs $25 … Continue reading

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One Year of Therapy by Amanda Stevens

Therapy Boutique celebrated its one year anniversary this month.  Owner Tina Wary invited many of her loyal shop-Therapy clients to her private VIP party.  It was a reunion and full circle moment of sorts. Kara Wagner bought the dress she wore that … Continue reading

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Where is Andy now?

Well, right at this moment he is working feverishly in his Chinatown studio. I look forward to meeting with him tomorrow to see what he has sketched and designed for Nancie Caraway’s inaugural gown. When I texted him on Monday, … Continue reading

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