Lei Chic - November 2012

Cassandra Rull launches new keiki line

There's something totally amazing about seeing your longtime favorite being introduced to the next generation. No, we're not talking about a show that follows a boy who marries his childhood sweetheart, has a daughter, and may or may not still…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, December 1, 2012

Discover First Look What: Even though it's only been open for two days, 33 Butterflies is already attracting major buzz in Kahala Mall. Its hard to believe the space, which now resembles a Soho-style loft with concrete floors and an…

Le Metier de Beaute's new peel/mask set

Sadly, there are things in life that are practically impossible to achieve. Winning the $550 million Powerball lottery jackpot (although you are contemplating a move to Missouri). Demolishing an entire dessert buffet and not gaining a pound. Getting your complexion…

Weekend Picks - November 29, 2012

Eat Melt-ing Moments What: Melt, our favorite neighborhood grilled cheese foodtruck, is back! But you better move fast. The sandwich team is only serving up its gooey delectables (Triple Melt, Pastrami, Harissa and Melt of Shame - how we've missed…

Shop Owens & Co.'s brand-new keiki section

Toy crazes. You. Never really got along. 1996: Tickle Me Elmo failed to tickle your fancy. 1998: Furby, a wide-eyed owl monstrosity, gave you nightmares fur years. 2009: Tiny squeaking hamster robots? Just bad Zhu Zhu. This year, you've finally…

Andy South debuts men's collared shirts

There's a distinct difference between what a man wants and what he needs. Want: A luxury suite at the new Santa Clara Stadium and a private jet to take him there - every home game. Need: A stylish basic that…

A Click Study

Clockwise from bottom left: Panacea necklace, Kate Spade, Wonderland Honolulu dress, Nars Multiple duo, ALDO bootie. Psst. Wake up. Yeah, we know you just got off a long weekend, but there's no way we're letting you go back to sleep.…

Sponsored Edition: Pretty Little Buyers

The past 24 hours have been kind of a blur. You remember: a glorious deep-fried turkey. Your aunt's famous homemade pumpkin crunch. The Patriots spanking the Jets. Yeah, Thanksgiving was pretty awesome this year - so awesome that the allure…

Weekend Picks - November 23, 2012

After the chaos of Black Friday, we're taking tomorrow off. Have fun shopping this weekend and we'll see you Monday! Enter Lottery Tickets What: WICKED, one of the most popular musicals on Broadway, made its Honolulu debut at the Neal…

On the Black Market

Photo courtesy: Eden in Love It started the morning after Halloween. Anticipation began to build. You started to feel giddy. Now, you can hardly contain yourself. Finally, your favorite holiday of the year is about to arrive. Well, first you…

Sponsored Edition: Early Bird

This year, you've decided to take a holiday from the holidays. You're tired of slaving over the stove all day. Trying to make awkward small talk with relatives you barely know. And apparently, there's some sort of football game going…

Sponsored Edition: Thanks for Everything

Holiday shopping is turning out to be a real Nightmare Before Christmas. You need gifts for the family (i.e. countless nieces and nephews), plus your style-savvy besties. Then, there's your significant other, who claims he doesn't care what you get…

Emporio Armani launches Hawaii-exclusive handbags

Emporio Armani's Hawaii-exclusive handbags shown with F/W 2012-13 Mongolian fur coat. Halloween is so last month. And yet, you've still got candy on the brain. Twix. Almond Joy. M&Ms. Emporio Armani... Yeah, we should probably explain that last one. Introducing Emporio…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, November 17, 2012

Give Fine and Sandy What: Help Organik owners Ed Fernandez and Brian Jones help devastated East Coast communities recover from Hurricane Sandy (Fernandez is from New Jersey and Jones still lives there). The duo just released two styles of men's…

Local designers launch men's jewelry lines

The jewelry display at Oliver Men's Shop This just in. We're getting word of absolute chaos breaking out in the Kailua area. Initial reports indicate that pigs may be flying and... hold on, I'm getting an update right now... yes,…

Weekend Picks - November 15, 2012

Shop Good Night What: Honolulu Night Market returns with a brand-new lineup of vendors, including Bamboo Sky, Roberta Oaks, Padma & Pickles, Little Dew Drops/Life is Swell, and a special vintage shop from Lindsey Higa and Lan Chung. View the…

Sponsored Edition: Saint By Numbers

When it comes to your daughter, you've got to make some tough decisions. Choosing a name she won't hate in 15 years. Whether to send her to soccer, ballet or piano. What age you'll allow her to start dating (FYI,…

Oliver Men's Shop opens in Kailua

Fellas, we get it. You may not be an orphan born into a life of poverty and misfortune, but when it comes to shopping with your girlfriend/wife, you most definitely feel alone. As in, when she heads into the dressing…

Weekend Picks - Saturday, November 10, 2012

Shop Face Ford What: In just a few hours, Oahu shoppers will finally be able to get their hands on Tom Ford Beauty's full cosmetics line. The luxury brand's shiny new retail counter in Neiman Marcus offers a full range…

Umee's newest collection features vintage touches

Left: Honolulu Denim City Shirt, $75. Right: The Essential Black Cami, $39, Aloha Skirt, $145. Moms are great for so many things. Making sure you don't starve after you (accidentally) spend most of your paycheck on a pair of Louboutins.…

Sponsored Edition: Track to the Future

Your daughter is pretty full of it. And by it, we mean brains, talent, creativity and an insatiable thirst for knowledge. Help her reach her full potential by enrolling her at Saint Andrew's Priory. This 145-year-old school has a well-documented…

Weekend Picks - November 8, 2012

Shop Sale Away What: Don't miss Rebecca Beach's massive sale at the grand opening of its new office and warehouse. Score at least 50 percent off must-have brands like Letarte, Calypso, L*Space and Alexis, buy two swimsuits and get the…