FEBRUARY 2017 CELEBRATES THE 35TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY OF LLOYD &
CARLA KAWAKAMI AND THE ADDITION OF ALX & SARAH KAWAKAMI"
In 1953 ?IOLANI Sportswear, Ltd. began with a dream and determination by founders Keiji & Edith Kawakami. The original shop had its modest beginning inside a small space with a dirt floor that overlooked ?Iolani Palace. Years later, the factory relocated to its current location in Kaka?ako, and by 2010, opened its first retail store. Sixty-three years later, what started with aloha shirts for men has now expanded to women?s line, children?s line, accessories, and custom designs such as uniforms for various businesses in Hawaii, and to outfits for hula halaus (schools)...
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