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Friday 03 August 2018

Thank you message from Award Recipient

Anna Balloch won the Heather Patterson QSM Memorial Trophy.  Here is her thank you speech from Saturday night.
"It is an more

Monday 14 May 2018

Q&A with Mark Paterson, GM Mataura Licensing Trust

As the key Partner of the 2018 Hokonui Fashion Design Awards, Mataura Licensing Trust have supported the awards for many years.  We caught up with GM more

Thursday 26 April 2018

We need models!

Model Auditions:

When: Sunday 27 May 2018, 12 noon 
Where: Heartland Hotel Croydon, more

Thursday 26 April 2018

Volunteers Needed - Join Us!

Volunteer Information Evening

When: 7pm Tuesday 1 May 2018 
Where: more

Wednesday 05 July 2017

Dedicated Followers of Fashion

Join WORLD CEO Denise L'Estrange-Corbet, Mild-Red Foudner Donna more

Wednesday 21 June 2017

2016 Winners on display at SMAG

Visit Southland Museum and Art Gallery before 28 July to see winning garments from the 2016 Hokonui Fashion Design Awards. more

Thursday 11 May 2017

2017 Awards Judges Announced

The Awards organisers announced the return of WORLD designer Denise L'Estrange-Corbet as judge. more

Monday 10 April 2017

Model Auditions 28th May 2017

Would you like to model at the 2017 Hokonui Fashion Design Awards? Model Auditions are being held at 10am, Sunday 28th of May 2017, at Heartland Hotel more

Monday 11 July 2016

Garments fitted for Awards more

Wednesday 06 July 2016

Two Supporting Events...

'High Tea with Annah Stretton - My Life So Far' & Creative Collaboration & Celebration' more

Wednesday 06 July 2016

Record Entries For Design Awards

Record 335 garments entered this year, compared with 241 last year. more

Thursday 12 May 2016

Model Auditions 29th May

29th May, 11am, Heartland Hotel Croydon, Gore.

Please wear tidy casual more

Saturday 13 June 2015

Fashion Awards Judges Announced

Denise L'Estrange Corbet of WORLD and Dr Margot Barton of the Otago Polytechnic School of Fashion have been named as judges at the Hokonui Fashion Design more

Wednesday 27 May 2015

Entering online - please read

The Hokonui Fashion Design Awards team hope that you are looking forward to another successful event in 2015. more

Friday 29 June 2012

Record Entries for Awards

New Zealand’s most iconic fashion design awards competition has received a record amount of entries for the 2012 event to be held in Gore more

Wednesday 23 May 2012

New Cultural Award Announced

This year’s Awards features an exciting new award to recognise the many diverse cultures of New Zealand and the Pacific more

Thursday 01 March 2012

Fashion house gets behind Awards

New Zealand’s most luxurious leatherwear and knitwear fashion house, BONZ Queenstown, has announced its support of the iconic Hokonui Fashion more