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July 2013
Posted on July 22nd, 2013 by paularath

Malie Moran and Hawaii Red Style did a beautiful job of organizing the Brand Strategy seminar held at the Kahala Hotel & Resort on Saturday. Speakers were jewelry designer Bliss Lau and brand strategist Jasmine Takanikos. Jasmine, who is based in New York City, has worked with companies such as New Balance, Lululemon and Nike. She’s
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Posted on July 20th, 2013 by paularath

There are just a few tickets left for tomorrow’s fabulous seminar being put on by Honolulu’s own Bliss Lau and brand strategist and color forecaster Jasmine Takanikos, both professors at New York City’s Parsons School of Design. You’ll learn from these successful NYC fashion experts the art of personal branding and how it can take your business to the next
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Posted on July 19th, 2013 by paularath

One  of my favorite things about summer is that some of the students I have mentored come home from college and I get to see them and catch up. Most recently, I met Megan Rodrigues, who is going into her junior year in fashion design at Cornell University. I am most familiar with Cornell as
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Posted on July 16th, 2013 by paularath

Readers often ask what I’m up to these days, now that I’m semi-retired. Of course I’m very involved with volunteer work for Palama Settlement (I’m co-chairing their first ever gala, to be held November 9 at The Modern Honolulu) and Hawaii Fashion Month (on the Steering Committee), but I’m also painting a lot more. As
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Posted on July 15th, 2013 by paularath

 Hawaii Fashion Month (HFM) planning is moving right along now! As you may know, I am on the Steering Committee for HFM. HFM’s Steering Committee is an ideal mix of private enterprise and government, business and fashion. This was not accidental. Hifi (Hawaii Fashion Incubator) co- founders Toby Portner and Melissa White have worked toward HFM
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