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Friday, May 30, 2014

Thursday, May 29, 2014

2014 HS Grad $ Lei

Blue & Yellow ribbon lei with 50 X $1 bills; 16 tiare (3 bills each) & 2 plumeria (1 bill each). Congratulations Madi! Mahalo Tanya!

Friday, May 23, 2014

2014 Sac State Grad Leis

For cousins graduating tomorrow from Sac State.  Both leis in class colors of green and gold and 50 X $1 bills... Each with 8 plumeria and 14 tiare. Congratulations!  Thank you, Christine.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Congrats Cyrus!

My son's 1st tahiti fête and he placed 1st! Awesome. 

Headpiece made by me: green & red ti leaf

Pareo made by me: hand tie dye

First Tahiti Fête

Our daughter entered her first fête as well.  She did great!  I'm so proud of her.

Headpiece made by me: pink & black rooster feathers, mother of pearl and dove tail shells.

Tahiti Fete comeback

I was blessed to have been able to compete after nearly a 10 year hiatus. My family was so supportive and completely involved.  This photo brings a smile to my face every time.  ♡ my husband.

Custom top made by K. Miller

Headpiece and adornments made by me. Headpiece: lauhala, niau, green & red ti leaf, large gardenias, torch ginger, black pearls.

Congratulations to our soldier!

Our oldest son recently graduated from BCT at Fort Jackson,  SC.  We were fortunate to visit him during grad week. Thank you,  son, for serving our country. Thank you,  Lord, for keeping him safe. Hooah! Forty Rounds!

Saturday, May 10, 2014

2014 LHS Prom Updo - Crown braid with two gardenias

Kiana requested a french braid with tossled bun. Her dress was too elegant for messy hair. :)

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

2014 College Grad $ Lei

Custom ribbon lei, black,  with 50 X $1 bills & 5 X $5 bills. Thank you, Silvia.