Lei Chic - July 2012

The Missed List - July 2012

Is it us or is summer just flying by? Kids are already going back to school. Our favorite TV shows are buzzing about their returns (we still can't get over who's leaving Grey's Anatomy). The U.S. men's gymastics team finished…

Most Wanted - July 2012

Christmas in July. It's totally a thing if you a) are super organized, or b) want yet another excuse to shop. Naturally, we're the latter, so we've been shopping up a storm this month. Want to join in? Use our…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, July 28, 2012

Watch Synch or Swim What: We can't wait for tonight's 400-meter race with Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps (especially after Phelps barely made the cut earlier this morning). In the meantime, we're loving the U.S. Olympic swim team's rendition of…

Sports Wear

You should totally be in London right now. You're constantly running laps through the mall. You can deadlift five shopping bags without breaking a sweat. You dive into sample sales with perfect finesse. And when it comes to the latest…

Sponsored Edition: A Lock in the Park

For you, shopping is the ultimate game - hunting down the perfect pair of pumps and scoring the best deals. But lately, you haven't felt like playing. In fact, just getting to the field has you totally defeated thanks to…

Sponsored Edition: Labor of Love

Mondays. Great, aren't they? You're back in the saddle, refreshed after a relaxing two days off, and ready to tackle some high-priority jobs. Like planning your next weekend... Allow us to offer some assistance. You see, our calendars are already…

Weekend Picks - July 26, 2012

Celebrate Let the Games Begin What: The 2012 London Olympic Games officially kicks off tomorrow, but soccer (a.k.a. football) is already underway. Can't wait for NBC's tape-delayed primetime coverage? Hop online and track updates via Twitter or watch live video…

Custom T-shirts from Blank Canvas

You have things to say. Important things. Insightful comments on hot-button issues, like rush hour traffic. Loud next door neighbors. Kim Kardashian. Sure, you broadcast your thoughts on Facebook and Twitter. But lately, you've been craving a bigger audience. Like,…

Take the Cake

LC: Hansel, why the rush? Hansel: I was in this amazing house full of mouthwatering treats, but when I tried to take a bite, the owner turned into a total witch! LC: There's no need to split. I found a…

Love Match

Just a friendly observation for you moms out there. We can't help but notice your daughter is turning into quite the budding fashionista. And, like any respectable, stylish young woman, she's taking her cues from all the major trendsetters. Disney…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, July 21, 2012

Eat Wine and Dine What: You have just 10 more days to enjoy Mariposa's special four-course dinner menu by Executive Chef Marc Anthony Freiberg. If seared foie gras, escargot and mushroom ravioli, and cedar-roasted beef tenderloin don't whet your appetite,…

Special Delivery

Dear mainland retail stores, Over the years, we've come to realize our relationship has been more give than take. We're tired of planning entire vacations around you; flying thousands of miles and spending an extra $50 to lug back suitcases…

Weekend Picks - July 19, 2012

Marvel Makeup Forever What: Celebrate the power of makeup at Face Art Beauty's Makeup Art Event. View a special gallery of wildly fantastic portraits, watch a live body painting, get a free makeover and browse a pop-up shop featuring Pure…

Yogi Wear

There are a select handful of people in this world who can look amazing while doing pretty much anything. Grocery shopping. Exercising. Crying. Then there's you. Try as you might, you can't help but turn into a hot blotchy mess…

A Bright Idea

Today is shaping up to be a gorgeous day. But lately, the weather has been, well, not so summery. Overcast skies. Frequent showers. A general case of the blahs. We won't point fingers, but if Emilia and Fabio have any…

Sponsored Edition: Too Cool for School

Getting your keiki ready to go back to school is a lot like a team challenge on a fashion reality show. You start with a whirlwind shopping trip, spend hours squabbling over key looks (there may even be a tear…

Draw Something

Going back to work after two days of freedom can be a downer. Fortunately, there are ways to cheer yourself up. Like taking a minute (or four) to watch hilarious YouTube videos. Or say funny words out loud. Uranus. Haboob.…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, July 14, 2012

Buy Friendly Face What: Social media mavens will "like" this. YSL's newest limited-edition eyeshadow palette is inspired by none other than Facebook, complete with packaging that mimics the website's signature blue hue. "Pure Chromatics Devoted to Fans" will be available…

Salute Your Shorts

Be afraid. Be very afraid. A number of horrible things could happen today. You could lose your wallet. Fall off a ladder. Get chased by a guy in a hockey mask. Watch your boyfriend wear his Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles…

Weekend Picks - July 12, 2012

Taste Bitters Sweet Symphony What: Helping a local business get off the ground has never been tastier, thanks to Bitter, Sweet and Savory, a special tasting at Prima. Enjoy seven hand-crafted bitters-driven mini cocktails by Hawaii Bitters Company co-founders and…

On the Download - July 2012

We didn't want to say this out loud, but a trail of indisputable evidence left us no choice. We're being invaded by Canada. You see, forces from the North have penetrated our borders with undeniably catchy pop music, and our…

Lawson's Peek

Your quest to find "the one" is failing miserably. Time and time again, you ask yourself, "Are my needs being met? Am I truly satisfied?" Then, when you think you've found perfection, a tiny part of you starts to whisper.…

Shorts Authority

We've got some good news for you. If you're reading this, that means your computer wasn't affected by the global Internet shutdown that involved the FBI, millions of computers and a nasty piece of malware. Phew. That was a close…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, July 7, 2012

Shop Watch Out What: Don't miss In4mation's newest collaboration with Casio's G-Shock; a limited-edition white watch with red accents, black dial, In4mation's logo on the wristband and, as a nod to Hawaii's island surf culture, tide and moon graph functions…