I've always associated funky and eclectic Hawaiian wear with Avanti Hawaiian Shirts. Perfectly melding casual past and present Island wear, the brand has been around for as long as I can remember. Lucky for me, I was able to partner with this family owned and operated fashion house to highlight a couple of my favorite pieces this season! I also can't fail to mention, the source of my sudden boost of confidence this time around. I've been fortunate enough to partner with the
simp : noun, a fool, simpleton Sometimes it's quite empowering to call attention to ourselves, whether it be intended or unnoticed, subtle or demanding, appropriate or ill-timed...sometimes all we need is a let loose moment. Baking in the hot sun on a warm island summer afternoon, I looked up at the sky and said screw it, SIMP it is! photography by Maurice Berbano Shirt Palmiers du Mal | Jeans Hollister| Handkerchief Palmiers du Mal | Glasses Dior | Shoes Saturdays NYC #palm
Despite what many tend to believe- since I do post pictures of myself whether it be on my blog or on Instagram- being in front of the camera causes me to stress out! I am no model by any means and merely treat my body as a mannequin of sorts to display the fashions that live within my closet. However, I was so fortunate this time around to be accompanied by one of the besties, who is not only killin it in the academics but also as an accomplished model here in the Islands.