Posts Tagged ‘boutique’

Two Stores We Love on Maui

We’ve made no secret of our love for boutique shops selling wares unique to Hawaii. Our argument for frequenting these outlets is simple: You don’t come all the way out here to buy the same things you can at home. Our culture is too rich, too diverse, and too inviting to pass these places by. […]

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A Store with Imagination & a Welcoming Spirit

Non-chain stores are usually a reflection of the culture in which they’re immersed. They’re also a reflection of their owners’ personalities, idiosyncrasies, and tastes. We love to spotlight such boutiques. (Check out a sample of our recent posts on this topic here and here.) And it’s not just because we want to support local businesses. […]

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In Chinatown, a Boutique Everyone Can Appreciate

Rarely do you see so many raves on a Yelp page as you do for Honolulu’s Owens & Co. “What a charming boutique!” gushes one reviewer. “If you like CUTE and UNIQUE… this is the shop for you,” recommends another.  “I can always find a gift here for someone… and myself!” admits one local. But […]

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