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The Official Aloha Shirt Thread

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by bl@ster, Apr 30, 2014.

  1. bl@ster

    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    All of the shirts I've posted so far are new, modern re-pops of vintage/retro prints.
     
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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Kalaheo floral Made in Hawaii.

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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Reyn Spooner "Spooner Cloth" reverse print tiki print, vintage print by Alfred Shaheen. BTW, the print Elvis Presley wore on the cover of "Blue Hawaii" is a Shaheen.

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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Woodcut by Kalaheo. 100% cotton, Made in Hawaii.

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    Just picked up this Tiki popover.
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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Zippy, great Shaheen print there with the Tiki popover.

    Another from my collection: Pacific Legend. 100% cotton, Made in Hawaii.

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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    And another Pacific Legend. 100% cotton, Made in Hawaii. "Pink Flamingos."

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    RJC "Hawaii State Locations" -- 100% cotton. Made in Hawaii.

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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Louys, great shirt! Thanks for sharing.

    Here's another from my collection: Reyn Spooner "Spooner Cloth" reverse print.

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    How did I miss this thread?

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    bl@ster Well-Known Member

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    Very nice piece there, CSCoHammers7. Got any more?

    Here's a Pacific Legend, 100% cotton, Made in Hawaii:

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    Recently kopped: "Tropical Floral Monstera and Plumeria" by Pacific Legend. Made in Hawaii, 100% cotton. In 2 colors.

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    saw this at a antique store in the big island a few weeks ago, had to get it, reminds me of aloha all day.
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  15. StarterStyle

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    Beautiful pieces. A few of my favorites from my collection/classified. I have a thing for not just prints, but actual scenes.

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    I love Hawaiian shirts with leather jackets. I don't know what it is about the combination but when it works, it looks really nice.
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    I've also been pining for one but I haven't found the right one yet.

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  17. Versace Guy

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    Can someone tell me which are the high end aloha shirt labels? I see Tori Richards, Tommy Bahama, and Kahala everywhere, but I am looking for something more higher end.
     
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    I don't believe any of those manufacturers are really considering very high end if you're talking about the true top notch stuff.
    I would look at Sun Surf, Star of Hollywood, John Severson, and Flat Head's Limited Aloha line.
     
  19. StarterStyle

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    Stock photo guy rocking the same shirt from my classified on the front page of yahoo.com

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