Open Studio Saturdays in December!

For the next two Saturdays – December 15 & 22, I will have an Open Studio from 9am – noon. Stop by, see where I make all my blockprint fabric art, talk story and browse in my showroom where you can purchase many products not found in stores (T-shirts, Hele…

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Na Makua Invitational Christmas Gift Fair

This coming weekend Palapala Designs will be going to Hilo for the Na Makua Invitational Christmas Gift fair. The fair runs November 30th 4-9pm and Saturday, December 1st from 9am-4pm. This is one of the best Hawaiian gift fairs in the state with products ranging from handwoven lauhala hats to…

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Kula Harvest Festival

This Saturday, Nov. 17, Palapala Designs will have a vendor table at the 25th Annual Kula Harvest Festival. The festival features entertainment and prizes for young and old alike, local food and crafts. Come by , support this school fundraiser and  see what is new at Palapala Designs for the…

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Hula O Na Keiki 2012

Palapala Designs will have a booth at Hula O Na Keiki, held this weekend at the Kaanapali Beach Hotel. This is the 22nd year of an exciting children’s hula competition that has grown into weekend-long celebration of Hawaiian culture. The booth runs from 10 to 6 on Saturday, November 10.…

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Design Studio & Workshop

Palapala Designs now has a new design studio and workshop! It is located in the Island Surf Building, unit #215 across the street from Kalama Park and the Cove in Kihei, Maui. I have a small area in the front that is devoted to displaying all of my blockprint fabric…

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Cotton Tea Towels

Palapala Designs is excited to introduce a line of assorted hand printed Cotton Tea Towels! Styles include Ki Leaf in Sage Green, Ko’a or Coral in Orange and Turqoise, and Kalo printed in either olive or brown. They are made from sturdy cotton, are washable and are 20″ by 28″. Please…

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Uluwehi at the MACC!

This Saturday, September 1, 2012, Uluwehi Guerrero will be in concert at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. He will be joined by his old kumuhula, Pekelo Day. Also making an appearance will be Keali’i Reichel! Palapala Designs will have an artist table from 5:30-8:30pm in the Pavilion courtyard. I…

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Made in Hawai’i Festival this weekend!

Palapala Designs will be flying to Oahu this week for the Made In Hawai’i Festival held at the Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibit Hall & Arena,  August 17-19. Show hours: Friday and Saturday 10:00am – 9:oopm, Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm. Come and see us at booth #50 in the exhibit hall!

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New Design – Mai’a!

The Mai’a or Banana leaf is Palapala’s newest design!  We have new table runners in a rich yellow with the Mai’a leaf in green. We have also printed the Mai’a (Banana) on our new tea towels shown below with our Ko’a (Coral) design! The tea towels come in linen or…

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