KIZZ Band Aloha Hawaiian Shirt T250522
The iconic Aloha shirt is a true symbol of Hawaii and is recognized in nearly every corner of the globe. Not only that, it just may be one of the world’s most enduring souvenirs.
Additionally, the Aloha shirt has also been celebrated— and even glorified— in popular culture. KIZZ Band Aloha Hawaiian Shirt. This vibrant item of clothing has become such a symbolic piece of clothing, in fact, that it’s even been honored in a beautifully-illustrated book, “The Aloha Shirt: Spirit of the Islands” by Dale Hope.
So whether you’re a resident of the Hawaiian Islands or simply enjoying your vacation, it’s time to find your inner island spirit and get your hands on a brightly-colored Aloha shirt. Here is everything you need to know about the archipelago’s most celebrated garment.
What Is a Hawaiian Shirt?
So what exactly is the Hawaiian shirt and why is it such an important emblem of island life? The Aloha shirt (also referred to as the Hawaiian shirt) is a style of dress shirt that can often be worn for casual or smart/casual events. These shirts are printed with floral patterns, usually feature short sleeves, and have a collar.
Traditionally, they have been worn by men but women can also wear them. With so many different print designs available, there’s a Hawaiian shirt for everyone. And with the endless choice of prints and florals, there’s a sense that every single shirt is unique.
History of the Aloha Shirt
The first ever Aloha shirt came from Chinese influences. It was designed in the early 1930s by Chinese merchant Ellery Chun of King-Smith Clothiers & Dry Goods (which was a store in Waikiki). KIZZ Band Aloha Hawaiian Shirt. The first ever advertisement of Chun’s Aloha shirt appeared in the Honolulu Advertiser in 1935.
Tourists and local surfers loved Chun’s shirts so much that he was constantly selling out and having to make more. Within a few years, big name brands and retail chains started copying Chun’s Hawaiian shirt and the garment was soon produced en masse.
Following World War II, servicemen and women would return wearing Hawaiian shirts as a symbol of their love for their home islands. And with the Hawaiian tourism boom of the 1950s, the shirt grew in popularity.
Why Are Aloha Shirts Called Hawaiian Shirts ?
The meaning of the word Aloha runs deeper than just a greeting. It’s a way of expressing warmth and love, but Aloha is also a way of life. The ‘Aloha spirit’ or ‘the way of Aloha’ is the way we connect with ourselves, others, and the natural world. KIZZ Band Aloha Hawaiian Shirt. The name ‘Aloha shirt’ comes from ‘Aloha attire’, a code of dress that is suitable for events within the local community.
The Aloha dress code is all about relaxed clothing, and over the years the Aloha shirt became known as the Hawaiian shirt due to its popularity with tourists and visitors from around the world.
The Hawaiian shirt rapidly became a symbol of island life, vacations, exotic getaways, and faraway lands to holiday goers. Therefore, the shirt is better known as the Hawaiian shirt these days. And, of course, no trip to Hawaii would be complete without purchasing one (or several) as souvenirs for the trip home.
DETAIL PRODUCT : KIZZ Band Aloha Hawaiian Shirt
KEY FEATURES :
- Summer Short Sleeve Hawaiian Beach Shirt. Casual/Dating/Sun Beach Party/Hawaiian/suitable for a variety of occasions
- Suitable for special occasions such as Christmas, birthday, celebration, housewarming gift.
- 100% KATE SILK
- Casual button-down shirts /Soft decent Regular fit/Breathable/Good Quality/Men designer shirts /Good Choice for Summer/men Hawaiian shirts
PRINT : Dye-sublimation printing
WASHABLE : Machine wash cold, only non-chlorine bleach when needed, hang dry, cool iron on the reverse side or dry clean
PRODUCTION TIME : 7-10 Business Days
– Since the size is manually measured, please allow a slight dimension difference from 1-3 cm.
– Due to the different monitor and light effect, the actual colour of the item might be slightly different from the visual pictures.