Category Archives: Gift Ideas

Introduction to Owens and Co.

Ever since Marie Owens Mull was a student in the Apparel Design and Merchandising department at U.H.-Manoa she has known she would one day open her own shop. She trained in a wide range of venues including DKNY, Theory, Pacific Home … Continue reading

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Sierra Dew on Hawaii News Now “Sunrise” this a.m.

Fashion Forum member and jewelry and fashion designer Sierra Dew appeared on the “Sunrise” show this morning with Tannya Joaquin and me to demonstrate how to stencil a Valentine’s gift. The video of the segment will be up shortly at: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/Global/story.asp?S=13998284Continue reading

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On Our Radar

It’s not easy to find Valentine’s gifts for men. They have the easy way out with roses and chocolates as a backup, but aloha shirts and socks just don’t ring romantic. I found these Refillable torches at Soha in Kahala … Continue reading

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Final holiday gift ideas

Wow! If you’re reading this – prior to shopping – you are down to the wire. So I’m offering several gift ideas today, two of which require going to a shopping center (Ward Center) and two of which are a bit … Continue reading

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Holiday gift idea #25

Whew! We’re down to the wire now…just one more shopping day ’til Christmas. So what do you need most now? A big ol’ bag to haul it all around to friends and family. Why not make that an adorable big … Continue reading

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Holiday gift idea #23

It’s not easy to find a fun and original gift for a fashionista friend without busting the budget. Here’s a simple solution from Red Pineapple in Ward Center: Cup Couture ($13). It will make your friend smile – and remember you … Continue reading

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Holiday gift idea #23

We all need more angels in our lives and Esther Nowell, an extraordinary ceramic artist, created a little angel that can perch on desk, dresser, kitchen counter – anywhere – and can hold everything from candies to bobby pins. I … Continue reading

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