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The film overtly evokes the South Seas through the Hawaiian-themed dinner party, the Aloha shirts young men wear while vacationing at Loon Lake, the botanic-print fabrics and flora in the Vickers' vacation home, and the mountain-ringed lake itself.
According to Sherif, "despite its stylistic conventionality and lack of innovation in plot and character," his work's preoccupation with novel things such as sailing and aloha shirts helped the judges come to the decision that "Ishihara had created a text that was somehow new" (p.
With a body and band imprinted with vintage flower designs synonymous with those adorning the Aloha shirts, the watch fits right into the surfer and extreme sportsperson's lifestyle.
Allegedly this began in 1940s Hawaii, when workers were allowed to wear their Aloha shirts. The concept of casual dressing began to take hold in the 1970s and picked up pace in the dot-com boom years of the late 1990s, with tech entrepreneurs coming from the school "you either wear a suit or you know what you're doing."
Items to include in the piles include the following: sunglasses, leis, hula skirts, aloha shirts, sun hats, cameras with strap, flip-flops, pails, and shovels.
It has made lightweight suits and pants, short-sleeved and polo shirts, and, in some instances, Hawaiian aloha shirts and lightweight sporty work shoes, standard business attire for men, and summer dresses for ladies, should employees so choose.
Volunteers will be dressed in aloha shirts, and the event includes food, a swap table, workshops, sing-alongs and the music of professional performer and songwriter Victoria Vox.
And finally, Linda Crawley's "Aloha Shirts" (page 28) involves exploring the history of the Hawaiian shirt, designing a foliage motif on a printing plate, and creating personal and group prints, which are used in the making of a life-sized paper "Aloha" shirt.
A more casual version of the campaign allowing workers to put on aloha shirts and polo shirts, called ''Super Cool Biz,'' will also begin June 1, government officials said.
The ukulele evokes images of simple, lilting melodies plucked by stocky entertainers in floral aloha shirts as lovers take moonlight strolls on a white sand beach.
"I think their [Tori Richard] design is about the best in the Islands now, and especially the way they use aloha shirts as a canvas for almost a painting."
Every Friday is "Aloha Friday." A lot of kids wear the traditional aloha shirts (flowered shirts, below left), leis or Hawaiian style dresses.