Stacey Makiya

Fashion Editor and Stylist for HONOLULU Magazine

As a fashion editor and stylist for HONOLULU Magazine, Stacey Makiya’s work includes conceptualizing, producing and editing fashion editorials. She entered the world of fashion in 2007 as an editor for SMART Magazine, and since then has worked for various local publications, styled fashion shows and commercial models, contributed to local fashion blogs, and most recently assisted in executing the inaugural runway shows for HONOLULU Fashion Week. Her passion for giving back is deeply rooted going back to hanabata days when she would visit senior homes and talk story with the residents, volunteer in soup kitchens and participate in beach cleanups. Stacey is a graduate of the University of Hawai‘i’s journalism program and hopes that in two years, her 10-year-old daughter Dilan will apply for Reach the Runway and make her mom prou

Articles

Fashionable Boutique Managers

Leading Ladies: Boutique managers, by nature, have killer wardrobing skills and some of the best personal style around. Here, three local shop girls give us the skinny on their summer must-haves and favorite off-duty shopping spots.

Grilling Out in Honolulu

Raising the Steaks: Fire up your backyard barbecues and camping cookouts with these smokin’ hot accessories. Let the flames begin!

Surf Garage's Latest Surf Boards

All on Board: Whether you’re an easy- or roughrider in the water, there’s a surfboard to match your style among local shop Surf Garage’s latest line-up.

Haute Tropics

Island fashion takes it back to the old cool with revamped retro styles from all decades.

Animal Lamps from the Honolulu Museum of Art

Creature Comforts: Trade in a regular shaded lamp for an irresistible home accessory from the Honolulu Museum of Art that’s sure to shed some light-heartedness in your child’s bedroom.

Lightweight, Spring Fashions with HONOLULU Shops

Give It a Twirl: New, exciting spring fashions are ripe for the picking, planted by our own batch of seasoned, local designers. Look for friendly florals, dewy pastels and sweetened stripes on breathable, lightweight fabrics.

Interview: Tory Burch

Talkin' with Tory: From gracing the pages of Vogue to turning heads at New York Fashion Week, globe-strutting Tory Burch is landing everywhere, including Hawaii. Here for the opening of her new Royal Hawaiian Center boutique, the posh proponent of prints opens up about her paradisiacal adventures and the Parisian tunic that started it all.

Woman About Town with HONOLULU Shops

Elevate your wardrobe status from pedestrian to street style star with spring’s mix-match array of eye-popping, Technicolor basics, bold accessories and lively graphic prints.

Nikon's new 1 J1

Shoot to Thrill: Get the picture with the help of Nikon’s new digital big shot, the 1 J1, which just hit the shelves at Lighthaus Camera in Kaimuki.

Snakeskin Shoes

Snake Charmers: Boots with the fur are so constricting, especially for Hawaii’s so-called winters.

Trend: Blue Watches

Blue in the Face: Blue accessories ruled the runways this season, including timepieces for the fellas.

Get the Rocker Chic Look

Go for the bold in the season’s striking, rocker chic pieces offset by playful accessories in eye-popping electric hues.