Nakeʻu Awai Designs was thrilled to be a part of an unforgettable night at the Honolulu Night Market Mahina Māhealani hosted by Our Kakaʻako!
The pop-up booth in the The Barn at SALT at Our Kakaʻako was abuzz with people of all ages shopping featured designs from the Spring 2023 Microcollection, as well as vintage pieces from Destash Hawaiʻi.
Nakeʻu Awai Designs is honored to be highlighted by KHON2 in its Business Matters news segment.
In the feature, “Nakeʻu Awai is the grandfather of Hawaiian fashion”, Nakeʻu, met with Howard Dashefsky to talk about the history of his iconic designs, his passion for keeping things local, his secret to success, and the importance of creating a legacy.
Nakeʻu Awai Designs Featured in Honolulu Magazine: Gorgeous Mu‘umu‘u Worn at Mu‘u at the Museum 2023
Nakeʻu Awai Designs is turning 50 in 2023.
To kick off its historic Golden Anniversary year, the brand has collaborated with Aloha Collection, a company founded by two Native Hawaiian women, to create the 50th Anniversary Collaboration Aloha Collection Day Tripper.