Community Focus – Hui Makaala Holds Fundraising Fashion Show

Community Focus – Hui Makaala Holds Fundraising Fashion Show

Photo of the 2016 Hui Makaala scholarship recipients.

Hui Makaala held its 47th scholarship fundraising fashion show luncheon at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom on July 24. The show featured fashions by three design groups — Dolkii, by sisters Shaiyanne Dar and Yasmin Dar Fasi; Boutique Sharon, owned and operated by Joe Jeong; and Kaypee Soh. The audience was also treated to a full entertainment program that included piano music by Dale Senaga; shishimai lion dance by Hawaii Okinawa Creative Arts, led by Jon Itomura and Eric Nitta; Okinawan dances by Hooge Ryu Hana Nuuzi no Kai Nakasone Dance Academy, led by grandmaster and artistic director Lynne Yoshiko Nakasone; Okinawan music by Afuso Ryu Choichi Kai Hawaii, led by chapter president Grant “Sandaa” Murata; KZOO karaoke contest champion Chantel Ikehara; and Ryukyukoku Matsuri Daiko Hawaii, led by Akemi Martin-Sensei and Melissa Ching.

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Photo of guest model, Lorraine Minatoishi, modeling long dress by Boutique Sharon

Guest model Lorraine Minatoishi models a long dress by Boutique Sharon


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