Fashion designer Shona Tawhiao
took out the Pacific by Nature prize at this year’s Cult Couture awards at the Southside Arts Festival
in South Auckland. The Cult Couture show
is now in its 12th year and this is the 5th time
the Tauranga designer has entered the competition. Shona now plans to continue
adding to her collection with the goal of taking it overseas
to London and Paris.