Film lights the way to sustainability in fashion

A film review of Fashion Reimagined by Marie Watson (mother of Elisha Watson, founder of Nisa): When English prize winning fashion designer Amy Powney takes us on her  journey to create a sustainably made collection,...

Silky Jules boxer briefs - limited edition

Silky Jules boxer briefs - limited edition We have an exclusive, special release of Jules boxer briefs made in Modal fabric, which give them a silky feel. This is a softer and more luxurious men’s...

Verve magazine: Women in Business: The Little Things

The little Wellington factory with a big story. Verve interviews Pam Lowe of ethical underwear brand, Nisa. https://www.vervemagazine.co.nz/the-little-things/ Thank you Verve 🙏😊

Using the UN Global Goals as a lens: Finding Family in the Fashion Workshop by Danielle Gardner

Danielle Gardner, from the University of Otago, New Zealand, under guidance of Professor Joe Cooper, has written an innovation story about Nisa, Finding Family in the Fashion Workshop, and how the business helps to progress...

Turning Waste into Wearables

It was a nice surprise to see New Zealand Story Group's recent item on Turning Waste into Wearables! They mentioned Nisa's swimwear, along with Gemma Lee (https://www.gemmaleeland.com/) and Hākinakina (https://www.hakinakina.com). "Nisa swimwear isn’t just comfortable; it’s...

A whirlwind eight months has flown by!

Nisa, under founder Elisha Watson, was officially closed down in July 2023. At the eleventh hour, some former staff made a takeover bid and Elisha accepted. We were able to bring Nisa back to life...

Happy Lunar New Year!

Lunar New Year is celebrated by billions of people across the world on the first new moon of their calendar, and it means so many things to many people. Our Operations & Finance Director Li...

Feeling the Love: Insights from the Nisa Community

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we asked you to share what makes you feel loved. The responses poured in, reflecting the diverse ways in which we all experience and express love. Here’s a glimpse...

Weaving Stories: Nisa Swimwear and Ghana's Artisanal Legacy

Discover the artistic journey behind the stunning hats and baskets featured in our sustainable swimwear collection.