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February 2011
Posted on February 25th, 2011 by paularath

I am always inspired by the women who work at On Balance Studio in Kailua. Owner Lisa Ortega-Robertson is an inspiration in herself, of course, as she is a single mother who owns her own business yet manages to balance her life beautifully. (Guess all the balance training that goes with Pilates also helps with
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Posted on February 25th, 2011 by paularath

The Gallery at Ward Centre is one of my favorite places to peruse. There’s always something new to enjoy, fine art and wearable art alike. The handbags by Lynda Sakraida of Hadji Baba Bags are exactly as she bills them: Original bags for original women. Every bag is hand made by Lynda with innovative ideas for
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Posted on February 25th, 2011 by paularath

Posted on February 24th, 2011 by paularath

                                        The “Dress Hippie” by Fighting Eel. Fighting Eel has just introduced its long-awaited tie-dye spring collection.  To celebrate, they are holding a launch party this Saturday morning from 10 a.m. to noon, and they’re serving mimosas to their devoted customers. In addition, everything in the flagship Chinatown store, including the new collection, will be 10 percent off.
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Posted on February 23rd, 2011 by paularath

Just in case you were wondering if prints are in for fall 2011, just ask London-based designer Mary Katrantzou. Her prints, many of them head-to-toe, visually exploded on the runway at London Fashion Week. Each piece of this collection is exquisite in its thought and detail. The use of photographic images on bias cut dresses is innovative
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