Tania Tupu's handmade earrings of the Kingfisher wearing a poutama cloak. This bird is known to perch in prominent places with a calm, patient, and watchful nature. Here in New Zealand our native Kingfisher is known by its Maori name kōtare.
- Poutama stepped design often seen across tukutuku panels and woven crafts. Representing our journey and quest for higher learning while striving for excellence.
- Launched March 2020 the newest design to the Tupu collection.
- Wearable handcrafted 3-dimensional Kingfisher poutama panels on sterling silver hooks.
- Pantone matched olive green and teal blue, pastel pink and bright orange, and the third colourway forest green and red.