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The 5 Hottest New Shops to Emerge

BY Nuy Cho | December 5, 2016 | Feature Features

There has been an enviable explosion of retail therapy popping up in the form of new luxury boutiques around the islands as of late. Holiday shopping will be equally enjoyable for your own closet as it for those you need to get gifts for this year as a result. Check out these five new happening shops that have just landed on the scene.
A cool ensemble from Trina Turk

1.Dolce & Gabbana
It’s here! The legendary Italian duo has opened their first boutique in the islands, and it just happens to be the first in a new retail design concept, which celebrates a sense of the store’s place. Fittingly, the first Honolulu store’s color is yellow, a reflection of both the sun and island warmth. Ala Moana Center, Mall Level 2, 955.7037, O’ahu

2. Roberto Cavalli
The Italian fashion invasion of Honolulu continues with the arrival of legendary designer Roberto Cavalli, celebrated worldwide for his bold prints and flashy style. Fittingly, his fall/winter 2016 collection, crafted by creative director Peter Dundas, pays a glam homage to ’70s rock, so be prepared to celebrate the New Year fabulously. Ala Moana Center, Mall Level 2, Diamond Head Wing, O’ahu

3. Trina Turk
With her signature prints vibrant hues, the eclectic California designer’s style meshed perfectly with Hawai’i. Now, stock up on her latest looks at her first ever boutique, right in Waikiki. International Market Place, 377.6532, Waikiki, O’ahu

4. Le Surf Wailea
In addition to its fabulous accommodations, restaurants and spa, now The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui is offering retail therapy with this chic, exquisitely curated boutique. Peruse sumptuous resortwear and accessories for both men and women. 4100 Wailea Alanui Drive,. 875.4100, Wailea, Mau’i

5. Seaside Luxe/Seaside Beach/Seaside Men
Discriminating Kohala Coast shoppers turns to this sumptuous emporium for their Missoni dresses and Lanvin sandals. And when it’s time to hit beach, they turn to the companion boutique Seaside Beach for Tory Burch tunics and Letarte bikinis. The gents can try their own resort-ready options at Seaside Men. 72-100 Ka`upulehu Drive,. 325.4765/325.8549.325.8549, Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i

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