Sisters are master leimakers

Marie MacDonald is the author of “Na Lei Makamae” (the Precious Lei), a new book on the place of the lei in the Hawaiian culture. MacDonald is also the author of “Ka Lei,” a book that describes variuos types of lei that has become a standard reference on the subject.

MacDonald is the sister of Irmalee Pomroy of Anahola, who is an award-winning leimaker.

At the booksigning Pomroy created some lei that MacDonald describes in her new book.


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