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August 2011
Posted on August 23rd, 2011 by paularath

Ala Moana Center is looking for fashion designers or DIY creative types to make 15 unique looks to be shown on Center Stage on 9/11. Not only is this an opportunity to be creative and have your garment seen by a crowd of shoppers, you will also be helping Japan. Here’s the deal: The 9/11 show,
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Posted on August 23rd, 2011 by paularath

I found this adorable Stila palette in Macy’s Pearlridge. Their summer palettes are all beachy in theme and include Haute in the Hamptons, Striking in South Beach, Living the Life in Laguna and Wonderful in Waikiki. The makeup colors have an Island vibe and Island-oriented names such as “wahine,” “sarong” and “North Shore.” With four eye
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Posted on August 22nd, 2011 by paularath

For nearly 20 years I have used the Made in Hawaii Festival my jumping off point for Christmas shopping for my annual gift wrap up. Now that I am a blogger and not just a newspaper feature writer, I have complete freedom to write about Made in Hawaii treasures any time. And, during the holiday
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Posted on August 21st, 2011 by paularath

Last night’s Downtown Fashion Wine Walk looks like it will be referred to as the “First Annual Fashion Wine Walk.” In short, a good time was had by all and a couple of the organizers said they are already planning the next one.  A benefit for Goodwill Industries, the event attracted fashion folks, sly thrift
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Posted on August 21st, 2011 by paularath

  Neiman Marcus Ala Moana introduced its 2011 Fall Trends in a Preview Party Wednesday evening. Interpreted for the Island woman by stylist Kim Smith and PR manager Lucy Chelini, most of the looks could walk right off the runway into our Island style lives. Here are some general fall fashion tips gleaned from the presentation
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