MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Megan Rose of REVIVAL

Megan Rose, Designer REVIVAL: Upcycled Style revivalmens@yahoo.com   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 Larissa Williams of LeRu

Larissa Williams, Owner LeRu Atelier  505 Front St, Ste #203, Lahaina HI 808-661-2741   Website: www.loveleru.com Facebook: LeRu Atelier   How many years experience in the fashion industry? 13   How did you get your start in the Fashion Design and/or retail industry? I studied fashion at Columbia College Chicago. Moved to L.A. shortly after and started making small one of a kind collections for small boutiques … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Samantha Howard of Wings Hawaii

Samantha Howard, Designer   Wings Hawai’i Flagship Store & Wings Hawai’i Designs  [formerly 71 Baldwin Ave] 69 Hana Hwy, Paia, HI 96779 808-579-3110 info@wingshawaii.com   Website: www.wingshawaii.com Facebook: Wings Hawaii Pinterest: Wings Hawaii Instagram: WingsHawaii   How many years experience in the industry? 10   How did you get your start in the Fashion Design and retail industry? When was this? Did … [Read more...]

MauiTime Exclusive Fashion Interview with Jonnalynn Lyons of Paia Mercantile Lahaina

  Jonnalynn Lyons, Operations Store Manager  Paia Mercantile Lahaina Gateway Center, Ste. 205, 335 Keawe St. Lahaina, HI. 96761 808-661-1001   Twitter: @PaiaMercantile Facebook: Paia Mercantile Lahaina, Paia Mercantile Paia   How many years experience in the industry? 12+ years altogether in Retail Industry...   How did you get your start in the Fashion Design and/or retail industry? When was this? Did you have any … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST LOCAL SURF SHOP: Hi Tech #BOM2013

Best Local Surf Shop Hi Tech Sure, Hi Tech carries a huge selection and all the best brands, but the store’s got surf in their soul, too. It’s the place on Maui to stop for surf culture. Need to rent a board–they’ve got one for you. Looking to beef up your quiver? You can find a new wave rider here. Bummed that there aren’t any waves? Check out one of their skateboards. Wondering about the next surf contest? They know them all. MauiTime readers … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST TATTOO SHOP: Paia Tattoo Parlor #BOM2013

Best Tattoo Shop Paia Tattoo Parlor Ready for that tattoo you’ve spent the last seven years been designing in your head? Paia Tattoo Parlor’s artists can make that a reality. Or do you just want a beautiful skin souvenir to take home from your trip to Maui? Their creative artists, friendly environment and helpful staff live for your ink, regardless of your reason. That’s why MauiTime readers voted them best! 120 Hana Hwy, Paia; 808-579-8515; … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST SWIMWEAR SHOP: Maui Girl #BOM2013

Best Swimwear Shop Maui Girl The custom swimwear at Maui Girl has been a hit with MauiTime readers for years. The shop’s glorious brand of swimwear has won exposure in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition, which showed a pretty major spotlight on the Maui-made brand. Despite that, Maui Girl hasn’t gotten too good for us at home. They still make the best suits for our island’s girls. 12 Baldwin Ave., Paia; 808-579-9266; Maui-girl.com. … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST HOTEL/ACCOMMODATIONS: Grand Wailea #BOM2013

Best Hotel/Accommodations Grand Wailea The stunning 40 acres of oceanfront luxury that makes up the Grand Wailea has won big with MauiTime’s readers. The resort’s 780 gorgeous rooms are well appointed with everything you need for your getaway playcation. Of course, you don’t have to let your busy vacation schedule get the best of you–you could just as easily spend the hours floating down the lazy river with a pineapple cocktail in your hands, … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST YOGA TEACHER: James Onnikian #BOM2013

Best Yoga Teacher James Onnikian When it comes to the best yoga teacher, MauiTime voters think James Onnikian is number one. Surprisingly, running a yoga studio on Maui wasn’t his first passion. In fact, he’s a world champion kickboxer, well studied in the methods of martial arts. He feels that yoga and kickboxing offers the best all-over body workout. That makes him even more qualified to kick your butt into shape, which is probably why our … [Read more...]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST PLACE TO BUY KITESURF GEAR: Second Wind #BOM2013

Best Place To Buy Kitesurf Gear Second Wind When it’s time to gear up for kitesurfing, Second Wind is the number one shop for MauiTime’s readers. Second Wind has all you need to get you in the air, including their exclusive brand North and Ozone kites, bars, boards and bags. New to the sport? Stop by for their try before you buy policy. You can also find out where the kiting is good before leaving the house by using their wind webcam, which … [Read more...]