Archive for April 2012

Global Gastronomy

Diverse cuisines shine at Kai Market. Hawai‘i is often referred to as a melting pot, and no other aspect of life here in the Islands exemplifies this more than at the dinner table. At any potluck party, you’ll find a… More >

MAC the Night (and Day)

Satisfy your comfort-food craving around the clock! Walking into the restaurant during the day was a different experience for us; however, the light of day didn’t diminish any of its luster. The clubby booths and retro-modern interiors contrasted nicely with… More >

The Fedora: Hawaiian Style

Whether looking for a gift, to pick up a unique keepsake or just seeking some protection from the enduring sun, Newt at the Royal is a great place to get something stylish and functional. The boutique specializes in authentic Panama… More >

Aloha YSL

Luxe line Yves Saint Laurent has just released some of its most popular handbags in exclusive Hawaii Special Edition shades. The collection includes the ‘Belle Du Jour’ tote ($895) with ruched handles in nil (mint green) and paille (pastel yellow),… More >

Heavy Metal

Tiffany & Co.’s latest innovation, RUBEDO™ marries “the richness of gold, brilliance of silver and the warmth of copper.” In celebration of the ubiquitous jeweler’s 175th anniversary, metallurgists worked to come up with the perfect blend of all three metals… More >

In the Mix: Waikiki’s Must-Try Cocktails

From tropical and fruity to rich and decadent, Waikiki has a selection of clever cocktails that will tantalize your taste buds—in venues that tout views of the sunset, ocean or offer an intimate ambiance. Cucumber Cosmotolo-Gin Rivals Waikiki 2211 Kuhio… More >

Hawaii Exclusive: Prints Charming

Australian designer Florence Broadhurst’s (1899-1977) bold aesthetic found its way into Kate Spade New York‘s spring collection with totes, mini cases and more—including the Japanese floral Tate shoulder bag $228, which is a Hawai‘i exclusive, as well as its Tretorn… More >

Side Street

Grab a bite at this longtime favorite. Before nary a sizzling plate hits your table, you should know that there are two very good reasons to make the trek up Kapahulu Avenue to Side Street Inn on Da’ Strip for… More >

Shelling Out

Beyond the traditional puka shell From delicate necklaces and rings to elegant earrings and bracelets, seashell-embellished jewelry are fast becoming the season’s hottest adornment. Check out these fab finds! Photos: Leah Friel * Available at Tori Richard (Hyatt Regency, Hilton… More >

Healthy Bite in a Ball

Located on the ground floor of Waikiki Trade Center, this kiosk specializes in serving fresh, hot falafels, made to order and is open late, seven days a week. Whether famished from a late-night out dancing at the nightclubs, or in… More >

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