Lorraine's Story

Lorraine is one of the newest addition to Nisa's sewing team. She travelled from the Philippines to Aotearoa as a child, and it was here that she discovered her dream of pursuing fashion. 

Aurea's Story

Aurea, originally from the Phillipines, is one of the newest members of the sewing team, and also spends some time helping with marketing! We're delighted to have such a multi-talented new addition to the team, and...

Sophie's Story

Sophie is a full-time member of the sewing team. After spending her childhood living in Southern Africa, Sophie returned to Aotearoa to pursue a career in fashion.

Life after Nisa: an update on Gioryanni's university studies

Gioryanni started working at Nisa in July 2020, working in our dispatch team while doing her foundational English studies. At the start of this year we said goodbye to Gioryanni so that she can pursue her...

Sayaka's search for adventure

From Miazaki, to Palmerston North, to Tokyo, to Wellington! This is Sayaka's story.

Yuri's Story

Yuri is one of the new arrivals at the workshop. She came from Colombia to Aotearoa 3 years ago and has now joined the production team full time. We had a chat to her about...

Behind the scenes: introducing customer service queen Stef

Ever had an email from our customer service team? Ever chatted to someone at the workshop on the phone? That's Stef!

Lydia's story: from Myanmar to Aotearoa

Lydia's journey from a small village in Myanmar to the Nisa workshop in Wellington, while studying to be a nurse!

Luisa's Story

Hi everyone, my name is Luisa. I’m from Brazil, and I’m 30 years old. I’m the head sewer at the Nisa workshop.