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LIPOA – Little Piece of Africa

LIPOA – Little Piece of Africa

Mixing the inspirations of her surrounds, the bold culture, textures and vibrant colours, Kristy Fair strives to create unique, striking pieces blending traditional African wear with […]

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By Natural Design

By Natural Design

Shona Tawhiao / Ngai Te Rangi is a designer, artist and weaver of traditional Maori techniques creating unique garments and accessories made from harakeke (native flax). […]

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Mimi Designs make their mark

Mimi  Designs  make their mark

  Bare hands unravel cloth, fabric borne from the earth after resting underground with clay, leaves, and ochre. – Mia Brennan, Fashion Designer Mia Brennan, […]

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Refuse, reuse, recycle… Remember

Refuse,  reuse,  recycle... Remember

I’m sitting in the chai tent at the inaugural Boomerang Festival held last October in Byron Bay, Australia. I am dressed for comfort wearing a […]

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First Word

First Word

Whatungarongaro te tangata, toitū te whenua As man disappears from sight, the land remains This statement in Te Reo Maori (the language of Maori) demonstrates […]

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Tea Treasures

Tea Treasures

Kim Schoenberger has a penchant for recycling and will show it at her solo exhibition in 2014. Currently working on a triptych of three x […]

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