MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Holly Huden of Faces by Holly

Holly Huden, Aesthetics Extraordinaire   Faces by Holly 206-697-7377   How many years experience in the industry? I have been practicing makeup design and application for the past 10 years and graduated from Spa Luna Holistic School on Maui 3 years ago.   What got you started in the spa, salon or wellness industry? When was this? Did you have any formal training? I have been interested in makeup, beauty … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Teri Edmonds of If The Shoe Fits

 Teri Edmonds, Owner  If The Shoe Fits, Maui 21 N. Market St, Wailuku, HI 96793 808-249-9710   Website: Facebook: If The Shoe Fits   How many years experience in the industry? 12   How did you get your start in the Fashion Design and/or retail industry? When was this? Did you have any formal training? I opened ITSF in 2001.  Created Hot Biskit Hawaii, my shoe … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Megan Rose of REVIVAL

Megan Rose, Designer REVIVAL: Upcycled Style   Esty Website: REVIVALmens Facebook: Revival Clothing   How many years experience in the industry? 9 years   How did you manage to launch your own fashion line? My main focus when I moved to the bay area was environmentalism, but, while living in an expensive metropolitan area, if you only focus on ideals you’ll find yourself making coffee for a … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Heather Green of On Location Styling

Heather Green, Hair & Makeup Artist, Owner On Location Styling 808-276-5750   Website: Facebook: On Location Styling   How many years experience in the industry? I've been in the Beauty business for 15 years, specializing in Special Event Styling & Photo-ready Makeup, for weddings, TV , fashion shows, commercials, Print , & photo-shoots for any occasion. Also … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Michele Joy Thornton of Rainbow Jo

Michele Joy Thornton, Owner & Designer Rainbow Jo  808 283 5473   Website:   How many years experience in the industry? As I've been designing and wholesaling original artwork on clothing for over 27 years,  I believe I am the longest running Maui based clothing designer.   Please tell me about the textiles you use in your designs. Any specific fabrics and colors that you … [Read more...]

Top Ten Bridal Beauty Essentials: Get them at Cos Bar Maui

Your bridal beauty plan is easy breezy with our Top Ten list of must-have beauty products, which come courtesy of Katie Matthews at Wailea's Cos Bar. At Cos Bar, you can try out the trusted and true brands that you can't find elsewhere on island weeks before your big day. Their make-up stylists can assist in your perfect look, and they welcome any magazine tear sheets, iPhone photos or other notes you might have. If you want them on location at … [Read more...]

Create your dream menu at your wedding: How to with Chef Travis Morrin, Three’s Catering

Sure, you want to feed your guests the most amazing spread Maui has to offer. This sounds daunting, but it might be easier than you think. We asked Chef Travis Morrin of Three's Catering how you can have your coconut shrimp and eat them, too, at your reception. You might be surprised at his answers which include a sample menu, wedding planner advice and rolling up in a food truck. MAUITIME: Tell us five things we don't know about planning food … [Read more...]

Flower Power: The Key to your Bouquet

Some wedding traditions are newer than you think. For instance, diamond wedding rings are a 20th century thing. But wedding bouquets aren't new. In fact, clutching bound bunches of dill and garlic were thought to protect brides from the plague many centuries ago. All photos Courtesy of Sean Hower, Want More Maui Wedding Guide? Click Here Since the era of inoculations, brides have been toting more aromatic displays of … [Read more...]

Hey Mr. DJ can you play my Maui Wedding?

You want music at your wedding, but for obvious reasons, you don't just want to hook up your favorite iPod mix. Hiring a DJ means your reception dance will go off without a hitch, and your Uncle Buck won't have to stand in as your emcee either. Meet with your DJ to decide on a playlist and the details. Your DJ can also provide the sound system and visual entertainment to go along with the tunes. We asked a few Maui DJs for their insight on … [Read more...]

Maui’s Newest Wedding Resource: Hitched on Maui

New technology launches on Maui are exciting, and the development of the iPhone and iPad app Hitched on Maui is no exception. Scott Johnson of Dogtown Design (a former MauiTime art director), and Sean M. Hower of Hower Photos (who currently takes photos for MauiTime) decided to create a resource guide for weddings on Maui like no other. Looking it over, one of the first things that struck me was how much information they packed into their … [Read more...]