Hawai‘iloa Kia Hope
(ha-vye-ee-loh-ah kee-ah ho-peh)
Translation: Translation: Mast that Supports the Hull, Aft of Canoe
The Hawai‘iloa Kia Hope is a carefully crafted sandal designed to celebrate the legendary Hawai‘iloa voyaging canoe. Using traditional stitching and laser-etched details on the footbed that recount the canoe's journey, the Hawai‘iloa Kia Hope is an ode to the story of a canoe that crossed a sea of cultures.