The hottest trend color in resorts for Spring-Summer 2013 is what insiders call “Pacific Blue.” This is not the typical Navy Blue of conservative business attire. Pacific Blue is a soft, engaging color that reflects the boundless ocean and blue sky horizons. With the upturn in the U.S. stock market and economy, the world is ready for a simpler, softer palette that evokes optimism and hope.
The style watch color of Pacific Blue can be seen across several categories in perennial warm-weather havens like Miami, Hawaii, and San Diego.
Koa Wood Watches | Limited Edition Wood Watches
Martin & MacArthur stores throughout Hawaii have just introduced striking blue faces in its Limited Edition Series of solid wood watches . The company regularly introduces small quantities of wood watches with face plates reflecting the key seasonal color. It has two styles for men and one style for women. Only 30 watches of each style have been crafted with this beautiful blue face.
Koa Tungsten Rings Accessories | Koa Eternity Rings
Pacific Blue is evident in a new line of Koa Eternity Rings crafted with genuine Koa from the Big Island and Pau’a shell, known for its lustrous blue tones. Martin & MacArthur introduced these blue Pau’a shell rings as a tribute to the bountiful ocean that enriches the island lifestyle.
Necklace - Traditional w/Czech Blue Glass Leaves
The soft, alluring blue color is seen in many personal accessories throughout resorts this season. Beautiful Hawaiian necklaces are made with Czech artisanal blue glass and exotic huawelaweka seeds, which have a soft velvety exterior coating.
Ainahau Kanaloa-18 Necklace Details
An exquisite new line of jewelry highlights the Pacific Blue color with Murano glass beads individually hand-crafted in Venice, Italy. Artisans use sterling silver to combine the Murano glass beads with carved Koa wood pieces from Hawaii. Matching bracelets and earrings are also available.
Beautiful Blue Glass Starfish
Glass lovers will be in blue heaven this season as many glass artisans are leaping on the blue bandwagon and creating items specifically with the Pacific blue palette. Martin & MacArthur has a treasure trove of genuine Hawaii-made glass items to enrich any home or office. Choose from beautiful blue glass starfish , each measuring six-inches across.
Or perhaps a blue glass plumeria will strike your fancy, crafted in Maui by a local Hawaiian glass artist.
Whatever you fancy, Pacific Blue is the trend color you must have for Spring-Summer 2013.
Local-born Michael Tam, returned to Hawaii with an accomplished track record leading global companies with a strategic marketing focus. In 2008, Tam became the majority owner, CEO, and President of Martin & MacArthur, the premiere Koa furniture maker and retailer in Hawaii for fifty years. Also make personal accessories such as Kao wood watches ,jewelry,rings.
Tam is responsible for leading Martin & MacArthur to achieve sustainable, profitable, and long term growth. He has created meaningful connections within the community in support of the Hawaiian heritage and local artisans in Hawaii.
In the past three, Martin & MacArthur has opened nine new stores, including its first stores on the Big Island and Kauai. A distinctive retail store base is being created, focused on the finest home furnishings and personal accessories made in Hawaii for the gracious Hawaiian living. The Hawaiian furniture store have koa furniture & rocking chair. They Also make personal accessories such jewelry, jewelry boxes, wood watches .
By the time Tam returned to Hawaii, he had accumulated extensive executive experience with global companies that included Nordstrom, Starbucks, Borders, McDonalds, and American Eagle Outfitters. His career is marked with success in creating corporate business strategies; developing new brands; reposition existing brands; introducing brands into global and domestic markets
After graduating with a Master of Management degree in marketing and finance at the Kellogg School of Business, Northwestern University, he joined Leo Burnett as senior media planner for Procter & Gamble and was International Vice President responsible for McDonald’s Corporation.
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