Disney chooses Kiwi designer to dress 'Moana' star

Hip Hop Hollywood 25/10/2016

Kiwi designer Kiri Nathan has been selected by Disney to design Moana star Auli'i Cravalho's red carpet dress for the premiere of the film.

Kiri said that after meeting 15-year-old Auli'i, she fell in love with her and her heart of gold. And that Disney were awesome to work with, making her feel like whanau.

Kiri was also treated to a exclusive preview of the new animated movie at the Walt Disney Animation Studios. And she treated the Disney team to a piece of Aotearoa, with a pounamu.

Ka pai Ms Kiri! And congrats on being the first Kiwi designer to work with Disney!