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Native Hawaiian designers to showcase culture, heritage at fashion, art shows

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                                Native Hawaiian designer Micah Kamohoalii will debut a collection at New York Fashion Week in September. His designs represent his genealogy and Hawaiian heritage.

    COURTESY MICAH KAMOHOALII

    Native Hawaiian designer Micah Kamohoalii will debut a collection at New York Fashion Week in September. His designs represent his genealogy and Hawaiian heritage.

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                                Kehaulani Nielson

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    Kehaulani Nielson

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                                Kini Zamora

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    Kini Zamora

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                                Manaola Yap

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    Manaola Yap

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                                Micah Kamohoalii

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    Micah Kamohoalii

Native Hawaiian designer Micah Kamohoalii is bringing Hawaii to New York Fashion Week. But the renowned kapa artist and kumu hula said he isn’t planning a typical fashion show. His presentation on Runway 7 at Sony Hall on Sept. 9 will be a cultural showcase, he said, featuring hula, kapa pounding, chanting and singing. Read more

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