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Mark your Calendars!!  Zelei Designs will have a booth at the upcoming Hilo Prince Kuhio Plaza's Merrie Monarch Craft Fair.  April 5-7, 2018 (Thursday-Saturday) from 10am-6pm. Stop by for beautifully locally made products and enter for a chance to win a pair of handmade Koa Earrings! Hope to see you there!

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Zele Designs will have a booth at the annual Prince Kuhio Plaza Holiday Christmas Craft Fair on Dec 8-10, 2017: 10am - 6-pm in Hilo, Hawaii.   Purchase one of a kind gifts for that special one or ones on your Christmas list!  Hope to see you there!  Find out more information at www.princekuhioplaza.com

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Zelei Designs will attend the exclusive Full Moon Boutique event on Sunday May 7, 2017 from 11-4pm at Lelani Estate. It is by invitation only. Find out more information and preview the artisans at www.fullmoonboutique.com If you can't attend the Full Moon Boutique, do not worry. Zelei Designs will also be at the Mother's Day Orchid & Craft Fair. It will be held on Friday-Sunday, May 12-14, 2017 from 10am-6pm at the Prince Kuhio Plaza, Hilo Hi.  Find out more information at www.princekuhioplaza.com 

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Aloha, The East Hawai'i Cultural Center is a local, non-profit art center that works to showcase the work of the community in unique and creative ways. Zelei Designs along with other, local positive artists have donated some jewelry to their Open House showcase for their silent auction event to promote East Hawai'i's culture.  The event will take place on April 30th from 11am to 5pm at 141 Kalakaua St, Hilo HI 96720. Mahalo, Sultan White

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Uncle Kui was the proudest Hawaiian I knew. He gave all our family our Hawaiian names. He was the first of our family to move back to Hawai'i, after we had all spent years living in California. He had little more than his dog Na'a and some cherished possessions, living in his small apartment in Honolulu. However, it did not matter because he was in the place he loved the most. In Christmas of 2014, my mother and I flew to O'ahu to see Uncle after a decade of not being able to see him. As soon as we approached...

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