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Tiare Hawaii Dresses

I am continually inspired by the beauty of Hawaii . Each season presents a dazzling landscape perfect for inspiration. From the emerald-green mountains, teal ocean water, to the bright blue skies, Kauai has its own special glow.  Whether you are in Hawaii or just want to feel like it, we are stocking the store with island style pieces you are sure to love.    One of our favorite sundress lines is back in the shop! I am excited to tell you a little bit about this Hawaii based brand, Tiare Hawaii.   Tiare Hawaii was founded in Hawaii in 2011 by Jane Hoskins.  Inspired by the beauty of nature and the immersive experience of travel to create their colors. All...

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Hi there! We are starting a seris of blogs that will be focused on the individual stories of the local artisans we work with at a.ell!  First on the list, we'd like to introduce Caitlin Ross Odom. She has been working with a.ell since we opened in 2009!  She is an amazing jeweler who makes all of her pieces by hand using shells and sea glass found on sandy beaches! Caitlin started collecting her first sunrise shells and sea glass pieces on the beautiful beaches of Kauai, in 2000. She found these gorgeous shells to have a very high vibration and tended to bring lots of joy to her customers. Each sunrise shell is unique, having its own scallop and color. These...

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Updates and Discounts! July 2020

      Aloha to our local & frequent Kauai shoppers! As you probably know already our store is OPEN and ready to welcome you back:) Here are a few updates on our little Kauai shop: NEW STORE HOURS: 11am-3pm Monday-Saturday     Did you hear? We are now offering appointment shopping with a special discount offer!! This is for any of our Kauai customers that wish to ensure they are shopping alone in the shop. We care about our customers and want you to feel as safe as possible. For anyone who books an appointment we are offering 15% off $150 or more! Appointments will be held either before opening or after closing, Monday - Saturday 9-10:45 am and 3:15 - 6 pm or Sunday...

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Handmade Holiday Guide

There is an extra level of love and care when you gift items that are handmade with an artists little hands. Especially when they also live in your local community.  We believe that all year around, every year and every day is a great time to show support for our friends and neighbors. Which is exactly why our boutiques and web store are filled with products made by folks in your neighborhood.  Since the holidays are here and that means extra giving we put together an easy to love handmade list for you.  And to give you a little bit for loving us, all your orders over $50 will ship (within U.S.) for FREE!!  Use code SHIPFREE50  Luxury  Just about...

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