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Hawaiʻiloa Manu Ihu

Men's Nubuck Leather Chukka Boots

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Hawaiʻiloa Manu Ihu

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Hawaiʻiloa Manu Ihu

(ha-vye-ee-loh-ah mah-noo ee-hoo) Translation: Point of a Curved End Piece at the Fore of the Canoe

A cozy, versatile chukka boot crafted to commemorate the iconic Hawai‘iloa voyaging canoe, Manu Ihu dons a 20-triangled kapa design on the heel signifying the 200-foot height of the Sitka Spruce trees from Alaska, gifted to the Hawaiians to build this historic wa’a (canoe).

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Inspired by the Hawai‘iloa voyage this boot features the custom hand stitching in the forefoot, laser-etched artwork on heel and pull loop at the heel. Footbed is printed with Hawai‘iloa voyage artwork.

  • Upper

    Soft, waterproof leather nubuck upper with blended wool lining. Laser-etched upper details with hand stitched details.

  • Footbed

    Lightweight and supportive single-density poured PU anatomical footbed with a soft microfiber cover. Sublimation printed Hawai‘iloa artwork. Removable and washable.

  • Outsole

    Lightweight compression molded EVA midsole and non-marking ‘Wet Grip Rubber’ outsole traction inspired by Hawai‘iloa wood carving.

Informed by Craft,

Inspired by the Journey

Carved using traditional techniques with a tree gifted by the Alaskan people, Hawai‘iloa voyages as a symbol of Polynesian craftsmanship and ancient wisdom.

Sandals floating in water
Tools laid out on a table

Crafted by Tradition

Modern, sophisticated, and soulful.

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