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2014 May - Hawkes' Bay Today - Couple Create Jobs in Rural India

By Tania McCauley
4:00 PM Thursday May 29, 2014

Ana Wilkinson has been running sewing courses for women in India.

Former Hawke's Bay couple Ana and Daniel Wilkinson have spent the past few years creating job opportunities for rural Indian villagers. It includes the Holi Boli clothing line, several examples of which are on show at the Photographers...

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2014 May - Napier Courier - Sewing the Fabric of a Good Life

From: Napier Courier; Wednesday 28 May 2014.  John Ireland

As a student at Tamatea High School, Ana Wilkinson-Gee had two passions - India and sewing.

Now 39, and a mother of three, Ana has been indulging her twin interests for more than four years as she and her husband, Daniel, operate CIC (Continuous Improvement Communities) out of the village of Bhalupali in the Indian state of Orissa.


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2014 May PopUp Shop

Holi Boli has arrived in NZ! Come to the Kitchen Table Cafe in Napier from the 21-31 May and have a look at our pop-up shop! Dresses and salwars for sale, made by graduates of our sewing school, now empowered into employment. Buy a dress and support our ethical business in India.

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2014 March - Yellow Brick Road Dress

A great dress made for Yellow Brick Road in Ponsonby.

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