A new couture brand is launching on the New Zealand market - Khòlò. The woman behind the brand is Karishma Kasabia, a New Zealander based in Melbourne. Khòlò's debut collection features embellishment in designs by Italian artist Carmelo Blandino which were hand-embroidered by artisans in Australia and India. Kasabia's collection is imbued with ethical practices, and her supply chain was successfully audited by the Sedex Members Trade Audit.