Hawaii Fashion

We’re not like anywhere else….

Posted on July 26th, 2014 by paularath

Honolulu handbag designer Jana Lam is having a trunk show Saturday, July 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Fighting Eel’s Kailua shop. In spite of being a busy new mom, Jana still manages to design and hand silk screen every inch of every print. It’s the ultimate in Made in Hawaii! All trunk
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Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by paularath

Hildgund at Halekulani. It has a nice ring to it. And it’s a ring that Hildgund CEO Bruce Bucky has been waiting to hear for a long, long time. It was a dream of both Bruce and his father to be a part of the Halekulani family. At the new boutique, expect to find a
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Posted on July 17th, 2014 by paularath

As Barrio Vintage enters its third year in business, the chic little boutique is making a move across Nuuanu Avenue. Owners Jonathan Saupe and Bradley Rhea will soon take over the space currently occupied by designer Florencia Arias, in the Historic Marks Building at 1161 Nuuanu Avenue in Chinatown. The doors of the new store
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Posted on July 9th, 2014 by paularath

CHAI Studio in Ward Warehouse (at the far Diamond Head end) has always been committed to creatively salvaging and recycling things into hip new fashions for the home and body. Whether it’s a pendant from Afghanistan or a pillow from Jaipur, owner Amerjit Ghag knows how to make it work as something fresh, new and
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Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by paularath

It was Willow Chang, dancer, teacher, singer and the inspiration behind my Fashion Forum, who turned me on to the Hawaii All-Collectors Show. It’s a really fun way to shop for vintage things you simply won’t find anywhere else. This year, the 24th Annual ¬†Hawaii All-Collectors Show will be held just one day: Sunday, July
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