There is no such thing as sweater weather where I come from. Hawaii has a tropical climate year around. 60 degrees is pretty much the coldest weather we get at any time. As amazing as it is to have nice weather year round, I miss out on a bunch of cute #ootd opportunities because it’s… Continue reading Falling for Sweater Weather!
The 22nd Annual Made in Hawaii Festival WHEN? August 19-21, 2016 Friday: 10:00am-9:00pm Saturday: 10:00am-9:00pm Sunday: 10:00am-5:00pm WHERE? Booths will be set up in both the Exhibition Hall and Arena side of the Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. HOW MUCH? 6 dollars; children under the age of 6 are free WHAT: I absolutely adore… Continue reading Made In Hawaii
Blog makeover!!! I’m so excited to announce the new look of my website! Although there is so many more changes and updates I have mixing in my head, I’m proud of the new look and improved identity! Here is a before & after of my home page. Before: After: Here are 4 things I did… Continue reading I’m Back & I’m Better!
Working in a shoe store, I hear hundreds of stories about traveling shoes. Customers rave, “These went all over Europe last summer!” Although there are so many different “perfect traveling shoes”, TOMS are my personal favorite! Here are SEVEN reasons I rate TOMS as my number one. EASY ON/EASY OFF: TOMS are so easy to… Continue reading Traveling TOMS
While strolling through this year’s Made in Hawaii Festival, I came across the cutest oversized wristlets. My favorites were the island design silk screens. I picked the a black wristlet silk screened with a palaʻā fern with a soft leather back. All of the designs are handmade on the island of Maui. These gems are… Continue reading A Maui Day by Severina Designs
The new Hawai’i local brand, ManaOla has been consistently impressing me with their contemporary Hawaiian style. The first item I’ve ever seen was a pair of beautiful earrings that were carved with traditional Hawaiian designs mimicking that of ‘ohe kapala sticks. ‘Ohe kapala sticks are bamboo which were carved to create a stamp which was… Continue reading Island Hopping With A ManaOla Island Hopper
Ninety degrees! Boy oh boy was it hot in New York City. The heat and humidity caused half the city to be dripping in sweat. But what can one do about the weather? We just need to be prepared and expect the heat. Try to combine indoor and outdoor activities throughout your day. Every store… Continue reading NYC Summer Street Style (as a tourist)
The first word that comes to mind for me when choosing an outfit while traveling is COMFORT. Any flight out of Hawaii will be a long flight, unless headed to a neighbor island. Today I embark on a 3 week vacation beginning in the big apple. Hawaiian Airlines offers a direct flight from HNL to… Continue reading Airport Style
Before any trip, I feel as if it is a necessity for me to get my nails done. Many women have beauty rituals that they do before going on trips. I have heard of many travel rituals including spray tans, waxes, hair cuts, and nails. Personally, a perfect mani/pedi is exactly what I need to… Continue reading “…from your manicured nails to ya pedicured toes” -Ludacris