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February 2012
Posted on February 29th, 2012 by paularath

House of Aria, owned by Melody Domingo, began as a pop-up shop in 2009.   In July, 2010, it opened its first brick and mortar store in Waiau Center in Pearl City. Now it’s poised to open a second location in Chinatown at 1140 Bethel Street, next door to Super Citizen in  a space formerly
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Posted on February 29th, 2012 by paularath

One of the nation’s most respected emerging designers, Doo-Ri Chung, has completed an anxiously awaited capsule collection exclusively for Impulse at Macy’s. It has just arrived in our Honolulu stores and it’s one of those collections (like Karl Lagerfeld’s) that is likely to fly out of the store, so go now. Doo-Ri is a Korean
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Posted on February 28th, 2012 by paularath

Saturday, March 3, marks the long-awaited official opening day for Hifi’s (Hawaii Fashion Incubator’s) new permanent space, The Hifi Coop. Located on the second floor of Ward Warehouse, above  Town & Country, the 1,500 square foot space will showcase the work of local designers, provide a space for connection and collaboration and host a wide
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Posted on February 27th, 2012 by paularath

This just in from Honolulu’s own Kyle Kagamida, who is now a Hollywood stylist working with Brad Goreski. They did in fact dress Maya Rudolph for the Oscars and the actress has never looked prettier. She is also appearing on a lot of Oscars’ best dressed lists, mine included. Here’s what Kyle wrote: “Hi Paula!
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Posted on February 27th, 2012 by paularath

I am a confessed film fanatic. I absolutely adore that darkened room where I can get lost in another world. I go to movies a lot, as well as Net Flixing and watching indies on the Sundance Channel, HBO, TNT and Showtime. (And no, I do not watch on an iPad or iPhone – how
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