Author(s): Justine Summers
Pipimoomoo always wore jeans, until one day her friend lent her a skirt. Delighted by this, she persuades her mother to make one especially for her. After visits to the fabric shop, and then helping her mother to sew it up, Pipimoomoo finally gets a skirt of her own. In this enchanting story, children's wear designer and artist Justine Summers creates a delightful tale for all little girls. This is a book that is sure to capture the imagination of girls everywhere, and will find a treasured place in many New Zealand homes.
Justine Summers grew up in Central Otago, and after some years of travel gained a degree in Education. Following the birth of her children she started a children’s wear company, Pipimoomoo, making hugely appealing clothes and other children’s products. Out of this venture, the idea of Pipimoomoo, the character in this book, was born. Justine lives with her partner and two children on the edge of the Waimea Estuary, outside of Nelson.