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Sunday, November 4, 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012

SF Giants World Series Champs 2012

bbb black and orange cord bracelet.
This one has a 5/8" buckle. 

General bracelet prices:
3/8" buckle, $20
5/8 buckle, $30
1" buckle, $40
Adjustables prices vary by size as well, $10-$30, generally.

Email circumference in inches for custom request and quote:


*Colors vary, only while supplies last.
Email to inquire; made and shipped to order for paid invoices only.

PayPal or Square payments accepted.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

bbb cord bracelets

Belt rank or just for kicks. Two basic sizes. Based on availability.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

2012 Hershey's Kisses Candy Lei

Hershey's kisses wrapped in clear cellophane, back & orange ribbons, orange & black floral embellishments and 3 x $20 bills. Made for a coworker; a gift for her mother in laws bday who loves Halloween!

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Baby Shower Lei

Baby shower cards for Target, Toys 'R Us and Sequin Nails for mommy to be...also chinese envelope with $$ and a few trinket toys.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

PRICE TAG - Sheryl Ann Padre

Our very own Sheryl Ann doing her thing - check her out on YouTube: theSherylAnnPadre and download from iTunes: 3 EPs available now! Distant Romance, Never Let You Go & Lifetime Cheeeehoooo!

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

2012 San Jose Tahiti Fete head hei

Ti leaf head hei.  Also made matching arm and leg ti leaf bands.  Accompanied with alternate woven band. Geev 'em Logan!!

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

$3500 Money Lei

35 x $100 BILLS

2012 Super Awesome Cheeehooo $$$ Lei

Happy Birthday to a lucky guy... 35 x $100 bills open faced money lei in double braided sage and yellow ribbon. TOTAL $3500!! For reals!!!!!

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

In memorium...

Makaha Sons' John Koko has passed.  Na Pua had the honor if hosting Makaha Sons at our 2007 ho'ike.  Me ke aloha menemene...

Friday, June 15, 2012

2012 UOP Grad Kukui Money Lei

This lei was made for a graduate of University of the Pacific. Kukui nuts adorned with 10 x $5 bills and orange ribbon.

2012 Silk Carnation Money Lei

This lei was made for a Humphrey's College graduate. Made with silk flowers and 20 x $1 bills.

Friday, June 8, 2012

2012 Foothill HS Grad Leis

Congratulations to our nephew, Dalton who will graduate TONIGHT! Class of 500+ seniors - awesome! Dalton will be adorned with a fresh ti leaf lei, blue/gold ribbon keepsake lei with 25 x $1 bills and a money maile with 100 x $1 bills. CHEEEEHOOOOO!!!

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Hula Practice 6/6/12

Summer is definitely here! Full class last night for both hula and ori. Lots of newbies and returning haumana! Awesome. Cheeehoooo!

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

2012 Keiki Kindergarten Lei

Simple candy lei with purple cellophane and foam plumeria hair clip for a first time, itty-bitty grad.

2012 Keiki Lei

A mommy got it made for her baby girl just because... Candy lei with purple cellophane, pink and blue ribbons and foam plumeria hair clip. Cute, cute.

Thursday, May 31, 2012

2012 Keiki Kandy Leis

Simple kine candy leis filled with assorted Starburst and Dubble Bubble gum, embellished with ribbon and flowers, including a plumeria hair clip. Photos before and after cash added...

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

2012 Trojans $ Ribbon Leis

For our Lincoln Grads - red and silver ribbon leis with $20 tiare flowers on each lei. Congrats to Aaron, Frankie & Zack...from your Manong Logan. ; ) Go Trojans!!

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

2012 Keiki Candy Lei

Made with Starburst Fave Reds & Flavor Morphs and Jolly Rancher Fruit Chews; clear cello tied with pink, purple and iridescent ribbons. 

FLY the common kings

Saturday, May 26, 2012

2012 $$$ Maile Lei

$100 folded into individual leaves out if $1 bills for my graduating nephew in Utah. Congratulations James!!!! Geeeeeev 'em!!

Thursday, May 24, 2012

2012 Gumball lei & kupe'e

Gumballs individually wrapped with red cellophane and tied with blue ribbon into a lei along with matching kupe'e (wristlet). Perhaps a lei po'o (head hei) next?  ; )

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

2012 Lathrop HS Grad Lei

Made with gold and black sheer ribbon, $20, 20 x $1 bills. Congrats!

2012 Double Carnation Lei

Made with 75 carnation heads for a special Bear Creek graduate.  Congratulations Alyssa!  Cheeeehooo!!!

Sunday, May 20, 2012

2012 Gumball Lei

Tied with white and red ribbons, wrapped in clear cellophane.

2012 Hershey's kisses lei

Tied with white and pink ribbons in clear cellophane.

2012 Grad favors

For Makua Lani Christian HS grad as favors to fellow graduating classmates and teachers. Made with foam plumeria, personalized ribbon on an alligator clip.

Saturday, May 19, 2012

2012 Chavez HS $ Keepsake Grad Lei

Made with gold and black ribbon, 40 x $1 bills folded into tiare flowers and leaves. Congrats Neneng!!

Friday, May 18, 2012

2012 Money Maile Lei

Made for Makua Lani Christian HS grad. Money maile made with 100 x $1 bills folded into individual leaves and assembled to replicate the beautiful maile lei, embellished with pink ribbon and pink plumeria.

2012 Makua Lani Christian HS Grad Keepsake lei

Made with Makua Lani Christian HS school colors; ribbon lei with floral and graduation embellishments, attached also are graduation scripture keychain and purple tassle keychain.

2012 M&M's and Hershey Kisses lei

Candy lei made with pink cello and ribbons, peanut M&M's, Hershey's kisses for Makua Lani Christian HS grad.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

2012 Stagg HS lei

Simple yet elegant and memorable. Made with 20 $1 bills; six tiare flowers (3 bills each) and one flower (2 bills).

2012 Charter School 8th Grade

In her favorite color, a playful lei made with 20 x $2 bills.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Tibetan Prayer Style Bracelets

These gorgeous beads are handmade by Janice and used in these beautiful creations. Thanks to Sonia for the head's up.

The desktop site: has info BUT you can use the mobile site on your handheld device and view the gallery with prices at


Thursday, February 16, 2012

Na Pua O Ka Honua OPEN HOUSE Stockton, CA

*Open House - MARCH 2012*
Wednesdays 630pm - 830pm

Ancient & Contemporary Hula
Tahitian Ori & Drumming
Polynesian Culture & Exposure

Auntie Deb "Haumea"

Monday, February 13, 2012

Stockton dance studio offers full-body workout with Hot Hula |

Stockton dance studio offers full-body workout with Hot Hula |

I have known and trained Meilani since she was a young girl and she now has her own studio.
Her tahiti fete headpiece is featured on this blog as well. Come check her out! Cheeehooo!