Posts With Tag 'Hifi'
Posted on December 6th, 2012 by paularath

Ward Centers is inviting Honolulu residents to “unwrap the holiday season” on Saturday, December 8, at “Discover Kaka’ako.” The whole Ward corridor is involved. Part of the event will take place in the parking lot fronting Ward Centers’ Consolidated Theatres. The ¬†line-up there includes: Music and entertainment starting at 5 p.m. Free photos with Santa
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Posted on November 22nd, 2012 by paularath

At a news conference today Governor Neil Abercrombie gave a real shot in the arm to Hawaii’s fashion industry. An avid and long time supporter of local designers and manufacturers, he officially announced that 2013 will be Hawaii Fashion Month. “We’re determined to bring Hawaii fashion to the world,” he said. He reminisced about his
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Posted on October 19th, 2012 by paularath

Yikes! There’s been a mix up with the dates for the “Off the Cuff” opening reception! It’s not tomorrow night; it’s now scheduled for: Tuesday, October 30 5:30 – 8 p.m. “Off the Cuff” is a collaboration between Fine Art Associates and Hifi, the Hawaii Fashion Incubator. Toby Portner, co-founder of Hifi, described it this
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Posted on October 10th, 2012 by paularath

I was just looking at my agenda for the first Hawaii Fashion Month exploratory meeting and thought “Ah ha! This is a great description of what we’re trying to do.” Written by Toby Portner and Melissa White, co-founders of Hifi, here’s their stated objective: “Begin a conversation amongst key stakeholders about developing a Hawaii Fashion
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Posted on October 10th, 2012 by paularath

Friday marked the first meeting of Hawaii fashion industry folks to discuss the possibility of of a Hawaii Fashion Month in 2013. Those present in the room were a testament to the diversity of our fashion industry and included representatives from DBED (Department of Business  & Economic Development), Honolulu Museum of Art, State Foundation on
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