Dozens of Big Island artisans head to Made in Hawaii Festival later this month

Various styles from Kathy Lukens' clothing brand Hana Lima Hand Dyes.

Courtesy photo Waimea-based fashion designer Michael Kamohoali'i debuted his fashion brand, Dezigns by Kamohoali'i in 2021 at New York Fashion Week.

Manny Mero and his wife at the 2022 Made in Hawaii Festival.

A model showcases one of Kathy Lukens clothing designs from her Hana Lima Hand Dyes brand.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Dick and Avis Mortemore pose for a portrait in the Laupahoehoe Graphics workshop, which is located in Hilo on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2023.

When Kathy Lukens arrived in Hawaii County 25 years ago, she started making hand-dyed scarves for friends and family.