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Our favorite looks from HONOLULU Fashion Week 2016

Sponsored Lynne O’Neill checking out the space at the Hawaii Convention Center as the build-out begins. Photo by Alley Corpuz. With days and weeks of preparation, a well choreographed fashion show is supposed to look easy, seamless and natural–and then…

Manaola shines with dual collection

You’ve heard of dinner theater, well, last night Manaola showcased two collections during a VIP dinner and fashion experience at Honolulu Design Center. The first collection featuring contemporary aloha wear incorporated Manaola’s signature ‘ohe kāpala’ hand-stamped, wood technique with patterns…

Manaola fashions go deep

To truly understand the Hawaiian language, you must know what “kaona” is; the hidden and deeper meaning of a word or phrase. To fully appreciate Manaola fashions, understand that behind every creation, lies a story. Hula practitioner and designer Carrington…

Honolulu Night Market – Rogue Christmas

Saturday’s Honolulu Night Market saw a big turnout from the beginning, and it didn’t die down until the very end. People were definitely taking care of their Christmas shopping and satisfying their holiday sweet tooth. New clothing vendor ManaOla Hawaii,…