In the heart of Waikiki, a collection of flagship boutiques is known to fashion insiders as Hawaii’s “Luxury Row”.
Luxury Row is a fashionable block, offering one of the finest collections of luxury brands in the world. It has more than 10,300 square metres of international retailers including Chanel, Gucci, Miu Miu, Moncler, Dior, Golden Goose, and Bottega Veneta.
Located at 2100 Kalakaua Avenue in the heart of Honolulu’s Waikiki beach resort and urban retail district, Kalakaua Avenue’s Luxury Row is a renowned international travel destination.
Brands at Luxury Row
Bottega Veneta has set a new standard for luxury since its birth in Vicenza, in the Veneto region of Italy in 1966. Inspired by Italian culture and craftsmanship, the brand is defined by a deep connection to its heritage and shaped by a global outlook. The products combine noble and natural materials with the soulful touch of the human hand in contemporary and elevated designs – reflecting a vital collaboration between artisan and designer. The pieces are made to become part of their owners’ lives, imbued with emotion accrued over time. The house embraces a core philosophy of discretion, expressed in sophisticated luxury goods created without an overt logo. This ideology applies to a full offer for women and men through collections of ready-to-wear, handbags, small leather goods, shoes, eyewear, jewellery, luggage, fragrance and the home collection.
Dior brings something new to every season. Ever since Christian Dior’s first show in February 1947 that introduced the new look, the House of Dior has continued to assert its vision through elegant, structured, and infinitely feminine collections.
This women’s clothing and accessory brand, created from the Prada fashion house, opened in 1993 and is headed by Miuccia Prada. Miu Miu’s global boutiques are the bricks-and-mortar embodiment of the experimental spirit of the brand. It occupies some of the world’s prime retail positions in cities. This includes New York, London, Paris, Milan, Tokyo, Beijing and Hong Kong. The shops suggest a dramatic but playful attitude to shopping and dressing up. With each one conceived as a continually evolving set.
As one of the world’s preeminent French fashion houses, Chanel hosts a flagship store at 2100 Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki. Chanel’s three-level flagship boutique at Luxury Row offers an assortment of items. From ready-to-wear, accessories, shoes, fine jewellery, watches, fragrances and cosmetics. Under the current guidance of designer Virginie Viard, Chanel remains dedicated to luxury, fashion, quality and image.
Influential, innovative and progressive, Gucci is reinventing a wholly modern approach to fashion. Under the new vision of creative director Alessandro Michele, the house has redefined luxury for the 21st century, further reinforcing its position as one of the world’s most desirable fashion houses. Eclectic, contemporary, romantic – Gucci products represent the pinnacle of Italian craftsmanship and are unsurpassed for their quality and attention to detail.
Moncler’s outerwear collections marry the extreme demands of nature with those of city life. The brand was founded at Monestier-de-Clermont, Grenoble, France, in 1952. It is currently headquartered in Italy.
Set up at the turn of the century, Golden Goose, relying solely on Italian craftmanship and artisanal production, became one of the most successful independent Italian brands, characterised by its garments that are lived-in, distressed and touched with life. Every single Golden Goose product is entirely handmade by Italian artisans. It believes in innovation and in timelessness, this is why it keeps reworking the classics and creating new classics. The materials used are selected among the best qualities of leathers. Thanks to the painstaking attention to detail each pair of sneakers is unique. The sneakers are treated and distressed by hand through special brushes, treatments and craftsmanship. Shaping every product into something unique, different from others, following the client’s preferences.