Whats On in November: Major HFM Sponsor Events

Models in Randy Leano gowns, Styled by JS Jose Santamaria Enterprises, Hair and Makeup by Motives Fashion ForWARD HFM 2014 Kickoff at the IBM Building, Ward Village. Credit: Travis Okimoto

Models in Randy Leano gowns | Styled by JS Jose Santamaria Enterprises |Hair and Makeup by Motives | Fashion ForWARD HFM 2014 Kickoff at the IBM Building, Ward Village | Credit: Travis Okimoto

HFM is nearly here, and the calendar is already filling up with events from our major sponsors!  Highlights are below, and details on each can be found on the HFM calendar at www.hawaiifashionmonth.com/calendar

November is a time for the industry to PROMOTE, ELEVATE, CELEBRATE, and CREATE to show Hawaii and the world what Hawaii fashion is made of.

There are still plenty of opportunities to participate, whether its hosting an event, showcasing at one of our partner events, volunteering, or simply coming out to support!  We look forward to seeing you in November.


November 1 –HFM Kickoff: Grey Goose Day Club at THE MODERN HONOLULU

November 4 – Study Hall @ THE MODERN HONOLULU featuring AHOLA: A Site Specific Fashion Project with HFX Mentor Henry Navarro

November 5 –Pacific Edge Magazine Fall Issue Launch at T Galleria

November 6 – HIFI Connects: The Business of HI Fashion at the Honolulu Design Center, featuring a panel of HFX Mentors from Hawaii and beyond

November 10 – Royal Designer Walk at Royal Hawaiian Center

November 12-14 – Ala Moana Center ‘Ewa Wing Opening

November 27-28 – Black Friday / & Small Business Saturday at Ward VillageNovember 20-22 – HONOLULU Fashion Week at the Hawai‘i Convention Center

Additional events are currently being planned. For the full details and calendar, visit hawaiifashionmonth.com.

Tickets now on sale for Pacific Edge magazine’s A Toast to 2015!

Tickets now on sale for Pacific Edge magazine’s A Toast to 2015!


HFX Members receive $10 off tickets! Find the code on the HFX Opportunities Page at www.hawaiifashionexchange.com (must be logged in as a member). 

Pacific Edge magazine’s “A Toast to 2015!” networking & launch event moves business fashion forward with a showcase of designs from HFX members modeled LIVE
This official Hawai’i Fashion Month event will also recognize 11 local leaders in hospitality, 
staffing-industry veteran Judy Bishop of Bishop & Company, 
and the five Young Professionals featured in the Oct/Nov/Dec issue of Pacific Edge: 
Aly Ishikuni of Art + Flea
Josh Feldman of resort-wear giant Tori Richard
Katie Ka’anapu of Ward Village 
Nicole Kealoha of Diverse Art Center
Monica Salter of Bennet Group Strategic Communications
Receive a $10 gift certificate to T Galleria upon check-in + the chance to win one of five $100 gift certificates!