Aloha Rag

This innovative shop brings big-name labels and citified elegance to Hawaii.

Aloha Rag
Dana Edmunds
In stark contrast to its tropical setting, the interior of Aloha Rag has a utilitarian, minimalist aesthetic, with glass displays and chrome detailing. "Our store is unlike most in Hawaii," admits president and buyer Tatsugo Yoda. "But this unfamiliarity is what piques people's interest." The wares on offer have an urbane, jet-set appeal—whether it's structured Ann Demeulemeester jackets, tough Martin Margiela boots, or anything by Balenciaga, the store's hands-down bestseller. Mainlanders will soon be able to sample the wares in person: The store is planning a spin-off location in New York City, to open in early 2008. 1221 Kapiolani Blvd., Ste. 115, 808.589.2050,

more on

Pretty In Pink: 17 Feel-Good Beauty Products That Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Look good and feel good.

Eight Types Of Wrap Skirts Worth Wearing This Fall

Click through to see and shop eight takes on the layered style.

News Flash: Reese Witherspoon Shows Off Her L.A. Pad, Reveals Her Rapper Name Would Be 'Little Spoon'

For Reese Witherspoon's installment of 73 Questions, the actress-slash-Southern belle took her interviewer on a tour of her Los Angeles home.

11 Adorable Beauty Products Guaranteed To Brighten Your Day

Dinosaur-printed mascara, macaron-shaped lip balm and more!

Apple Unveiled Its Watch At Paris Fashion Week Today

Today, Apple unveiled its smartwatch in fashion's ultimate capital city, Paris, perfectly coinciding with the pandemonium of Paris Fashion Week.