Fashion Feature: Tropical Flora Isn’t the Only Thing Blossoming Right Now

Poppy hues, sleek suiting and cutting-edge accessories will soon be everywhere. So, don’t be a late bloomer, stay one step ahead (in Dior combat boots) and take note of these head-turning arrangements.
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Shoulder Pop

Hellessy top, $790. NEIMAN MARCUS. Rachel Comey Hestia earrings, $195. WE ARE ICONIC.


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Pretty Tough

Button-down shirt, $695, laser-cut leather skirt, $8,525. TOD’S.


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Sheer Factor

Billie Large Twisted Cage tote, $895. 3.1 PHILLIP LIM.


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Knit Wit

Alexander Wang oxford sweater, $435. SAKS FIFTH AVENUE.


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pocket power

Denim shorts, $475. RED VALENTINO. Joie camisole, $28. NEIMAN MARCUS. Sheinfeld Rodriguez Helix sterling silver ring, $199. HISAM GALLERY SHOP x MORI BY ART + FLEA.


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Stay Golden

Vince dress, $395, ALC knit top, $150. NEIMAN MARCUS. Alexander Wang Lunch Bag satin clutch, $295. SAKS FIFTH AVENUE. Rachel Comey Sour earrings, $125. WE ARE ICONIC.


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Suit Yourself

Wool vest, $1,095, wool skirt, $595, leather harness, $495. SPORTMAX. ATM bodysuit, $150. NEIMAN MARCUS. Sheinfeld Rodriguez Link silver ring, $179, Cinder gold ring, $349. HISAM GALLERY SHOP x MORI BY ART + FLEA.


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Hole-y Spirit

Leather boots, $1,590. CHRISTIAN DIOR.


 

Shopping Details

3.1 PHILLIP LIM
International Market Place, (808) 797-2556

CHRISTIAN DIOR
222 Kalākaua Ave., (808) 926-1947

HISAM GALLERY SHOP x MORI BY ART + FLEA
250 S. Hotel St., (808) 566-6615

NEIMAN MARCUS
Ala Moana Center, (808) 951-8887

RED VALENTINO
Ala Moana Center, (808) 944-2556

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE
International Market Place, (808) 600-2500

SPORTMAX
us.sportmax.com

TOD’s
tods.com

WE ARE ICONIC
1108 Auahi St., #155, (808) 462-4575

 

Shoot Credits

Creative Direction: James Nakamura

Art Direction: Christine Labrador

Model: Summer Gaudette, Kathy Muller Talent & Modeling Agency

Hair and Makeup: Risa Hoshino

 

Flowers

The gorgeous blooms and greenery tucked into our spring fashions come courtesy of Watanabe Floral, a Best of Honolulu winner for its fresh flowers, artful arrangements and lei. Seventy-four years after opening its doors in 1946, the little mom and pop shop founded by Ernest and Shizue Watanabe now has showrooms in Kalihi and Waipahu.

watanabefloral.com

 

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