Vivienne Westwood USA Exclusive Collection
For its GOLD LABEL autumnwinter 2015, Vivienne Westwood has designed a new collection of very limited-edition USA exclusive T-shirts and sweatshirts available at Vivienne Westwood Honolulu boutique in Waikiki (while supplies last).
The inspiration comes from iconic images intrinsic to Vivienne Westwood. Each design comes with a printed graphic in a variety of colors, are made of 100 percent cotton and embroidered with the signature Vivienne Westwood orb logo. In the collection: Cat T-shirt ($275), Cat sweatshirt ($455), Arm and Cutlace T-shirt ($275), Arm and Cutlace sweatshirt ($455), Lips T-shirt ($275), Lips sweatshirt ($455), Westwood Milkyway T-shirt ($275) and Westwood Milkyway sweatshirt ($455).
On Oahu, Vivienne Westwood is located at the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa (2365 Kalakaua Ave.). For more information, call 744-5402.
New Eateries at Ward Village
Ward Village, a community by The Howard Hughes Corporation, welcomes several new local eateries to its property this spring. Joining its list of more than 135 shops and restaurants are Ginza Sushi, Bellini Bistro and Bar, AGU Ramen and BRUE BAR.
AGU Ramen (Ward Centre, next to Kua‘aina Sandwich) — AGU’s diverse menu combines the traditional foundations of Japanese cuisine while incorporating local favorites and western influences. Offerings include Okinawan-style dishes featuring AGU’s signature creamy, hearty tonkotsu broth.
Bellini Bistro and Bar (Ward Centre, next to ZPizza) — Experience authentic Italian recipes with a local flair at Bellini Bistro and Bar, the latest project by entrepreneur Maile Sengoura, owner of popular local favorite Maile’s Thai Bistro at Hawaii Kai Towne Center. Bellini features imported meats, cheese and pastas direct from Italy; and menu items such as oxtail osso bucco, fresh fish piccata and tiramisu.
BRUE BAR — Located inside The Wedding Cafe, which recently relocated from its shared space with Eden in Love to a new spot between Novel-T World and Sunglass Hut at Ward Warehouse, BRUE BAR is popular for its espressos and array of locally-roasted coffee beans to choose from. The cafe also features Alpha Dominche Steampunk Espresso machines that allow for the customization of the brewing process for each roast.
Ginza Sushi (Ward Centre, next to Crazy Shirts Outlet) — The owners of Ninja Sushi at Ward Village recently renovated and reopened as Ginza Sushi, a new, casual dine-in Japanese restaurant offering a wide variety of teishoku, combination meals, donburi, salad, udon, sushi and sashimi, as well as alcohol service.
For more information, visit wardvillage.com.