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The Beauty of Harakeke

HUTIA TE RITO O TE HARAKEKE,KEI WHEA TE KŌMAKO E KŌ?KĪ MAI KI AHAU,HE AHA TE MEA NUI O TE AO?MĀKU E KĪ ATU,HE TĀNGATA, HE TĀNGATA, HE TĀNGATA! IF THE HEART OF HARAKEKE WAS REMOVED, WHERE WILL THE BELLBIRD SING?IF I WAS ASKED, WHAT WAS THE MOST IMPORTANT THING IN THE WORLD,I WOULD BE

The Laws of Nature

“E koekoe te tūī, e ketekete te kākā, e kūkū te kererū The tūī chatters, the parrot gabbles, the wood pigeon coos” (A saying for “It takes all kinds….) Kia ora koutou! I haven’t written a blog inside Koru Enterprises for a while now. Why? Because we are experiencing the greatest shift in humankind since

Tours & Tees-Where It All Began

In the summer of 2015, I flew home to Aotearoa, from Brisbane, with my two younger tamariki, Harper and Sofia. It was a very emotional time, filled with family raruraru (complications), as my eldest son Joseph was going through difficult times. I was so happy to be back in my homeland, swimming in te moana

The Story of Koru Enterprises

Kia ora koutou, I feel that it is an appropriate time to share how Koru Enterprises was conceived. Over five years ago, when I was living in Brisbane with my two younger children, we had just returned back from Tāmaki Makaurau (Auckland), for a summer holiday. I was so surprised to see everyone sitting around the airports, glued

Gifts From Aotearoa, NZ

Celebration | Connection | Love Kia ora! Welcome to Koru Enterprises premium Aotearoa (NZ) artisan e-commerce gift shop. Here’s our top SIX taonga (treasures). Which one is your favourite? Purchase this exquisite taonga here: https://koruenterprises.net/product/te-whatu-o-ra-karakia-water-vessel/ Inspired by NZ’s native Kawakawa, this gorgeous knitting pattern makes a perfect gift. Your PDF arrives straight to your inbox.