These beautiful contemporary style cloaks are inspired by Korowai. These are made here in Auckland, New Zealand by Hiria Faofua of Ngāti Hine, Ngāti Kuri, Nga Puhi me Ngāti Whatua decent. This is a not a true Korowai and hasn’t been created using traditionally handwoven methods. Accurately this can be called or referred to as a Kākahu.
- Baby / Newborn: 30 x 30cm $150
- Kohanga / Preschool: 60 x 60cm $200
- Tamariki / Child: 80cm x 60cm $300
- Larger sizes and custom orders are available on request.
These contemporary style Kākahu are most commonly used to celebrate such occasions as: The birth of a new baby, a 1st birthday celebration, 5 year old graduation and various other important birthdays in their lifetime such as their 18th, 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th and so on. Other important events in our life such as Weddings, Unveilings, Graduations and Tangihanga (funerals) is where you will also see these style of Cloak being worn, displayed or used.
We aim to keep these in stock, however, in some cases, please allow 3-5 working days for these to be shipped. You will receive your tracking number once it is with the Postman.