Hawaiʻiloa Kia Hope
(ha-vye-ee-loh-ah kee-ah ho-peh) 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.
Strap features hand-sewn whipstitching as well as laser details that symbolize the 200-foot tall Sitka spruce trees used to make the canoe hulls. Laser footbed detail depicting the journey of Hawai‘iloa.
Rich and premium full-grain leather with a nautical inspired leather toe post and elegant full-grain leather lining.
Anatomical molded EVA midsole with a premium full-grain leather footbed cover and plush foam underlay for all day comfort.
Non-marking molded rubber outsole with forefoot traction pods.
Giveback to Hawai‘i
A portion of all proceeds directly supports the Ama OluKai Foundation, honoring those who preserve and celebrate the cultural heritage and Aloha spirit of Hawai‘i. Every pair gives backLearn More