Article Title:Lindah E first in fashion
Category:New Zealand Daily News
Author or Credit:GayNZ.com News Staff
Published on:5th August 2003 - 12:00 pm
Published by:GayNZ.com
Story ID:1971
Text:Singer/songwriter and fashion designer Lindah E is a winner in the Innovation category in the semi-finals of this year's Modus Operandi Fashion Awards, securing her a place in New Zealand Fashion Week later this year. Lindah's garment was a “cocomono” – a sexy Pacific-style kimono made from hundreds of polished coconut rings. “I love it. Visually, it's amazing,” said judge Liz Findlay. “It's a work of art, it should be hanging in a gallery.” Designing for her own label Dencium-Compri, Lindah has had an almost-unbroken run of nominations in the annual Smokefree Fashion Awards dating back to 1994, producing Polynesian-styled garments for CD launches, Style Pasifika and international performance festivals in Berlin and Brisbane.    
Disclaimer:This page displays a version of the GayNZ.com article with all formatting and images removed. It was harvested automatically and some text content may not have been fully captured correctly: access this content at your own risk. A copy of the full article is available (off-line) at the Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand. This online version is provided for personal research and review and does not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of PrideNZ.com. If you have queries or concerns about this article please email us
Reproduction note:Just before GayNZ.com closed in May 2017, the website owners wrote this article about reproducing content from the website: "our work has always been available for glbti people to use and all we ask is that you not plagiarise it... if you use it anywhere please attribute it to GayNZ.com and where there is an authors name attached please acknowledge that writer."