Compiled by Conn Brattain
For Your Sugar-and-spice
Bitty Bambu’s ruffle dress is a linen/cotton blend. $46 at Pink by Nature, 3663 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 808-572-9576, www.etsy.com/shop/bittybambu
Avi Kiriaty explores the art of The Chanter in this 20”x25” oil on paper. $3,080 at Maui Hands, 3681 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 808-573-2021; and 84 Hana Hwy., Paia, 808-579-9245. Selection varies by location.
Word of Mouth
Paia Youth & Cultural Center shares a melting pot of recipes in Our Hanai Plate: The Cookbook of Paia Bay Cafe. $22.95 at the center, 28 Hana Hwy., Paia, 808-579-8354, www.pyccmaui.org.
Take the Cake
Shaka Street Soap Works handcrafts these natural soaps in lilikoi (passion fruit), wainila (Tahitian vanilla) and niu (coconut) scents. $12 per 9-oz. bar at Nuage Bleu, 76 Hana Hwy., Paia, 808-579-9792, www.nuagebleu.com, www.shakasoap.com.
Stay cool as a cucumber in a lauhala fedora by master weaver Pohaku Kahoohanohano. Styles vary and start at $350, at Native Intelligence, 1980 Main St., Wailuku, 808-249-2421.
Annie Fischer adorns her hand-painted ombre stripe pillows with button shells collected from Maui shores. Various sizes; $85–$195 at Pearl Butik, 285 Hana Hwy., Paia, 808-579-8899, www.pearlbutik.com.
Made with Maui honey and other organic ingredients, Queen Bee Products’ Royal Exfoliant is packed with all the essentials–and nothing more. $11 for 1.7 oz. at Mana Foods, 49 Baldwin Ave., Paia, 808-579-9437, www.queenbeemaui.com.
Michael Wisner creates his vessels with red Maui clay fired with kiawe wood. Red vessel, 8”x11”, $695; black vessel, 3”x7.5”, $350, at Viewpoints Gallery, 3620 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 808-572-5979, www.viewpointsgallerymaui.com, www.michaelwisnerpottery.com.
When Life Hands You Lemons . . .
Mauicello is crafted from local lemons and cane sugar, no artificial colors or flavors. $29 for 375 ml. at Whole Foods, 70 Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului, 808-872-3310; and Royal Trading Co., Royal Lahaina Resort, 2780 Kekaa Dr., Kaanapali, 808-661-3611, www.mauicelloliqueur.com.