Leahi lei takes its name from the Hawaiian name for Diamond Head. The word translates as the brow of the tuna. Hawaiians thought that Diamond Head resembled the head of a tuna fish swimming toward the ocean. The English name comes from a sparkling volcanic rock initially mistake for diamonds.
So with that history lesson we present another carefully crafted Hawaiian lei. Each natural orchid flower is folded lengthwise and strung. This is another fresh lei that can be worn by men or women for any occasion. It will stand out from others when worn as a graduation lei.
This lei has a three days before shipping advance notice requirement. Please order ahead of time.
Roberta Lei Roberta lei uses purple and white orchids that are carefully folded for this fresh Hawaiian lei. We then spire the colors around one another for a wide stripe pattern. This is a bold lei with an interesting and complex appearing design. The dendrobium orchids are a natural white and deep, rich purple. Our […]
Waipio Lei This Hawaiian lei is bright and stylish with a complex weave. We take natural, fresh purple orchids and infuse them with yellow and blue color. The folded style is called ‘mala’ and accents the beauty and color of this lei. The yellow and blue match a graduation lei for UCLA or other school. […]
Akaka Lei The Akaka lei is carefully made with deep purple and bright white orchid flowers. This is a Hawaiian lei for men or women. The Akaka lei is about thirty six inches in length and just under two inches around. This lei must be ordered at least one week prior to shipment. Last minute […]
Maile Lei Maile lei are a favorite for the groom at weddings, as a graduation lei and any special celebration. Sorry, cannot ship to California due to agriculture restrictions Maile lei are made from a tropical vine that is gathered in the wild. Early Hawaiians recognized this plant for it’s light vanilla aroma. The vines are […]
Hawaiian Lei – Anuenue Style Hawaiian lei made in the local Anuenue style are infused with brilliant color. The name is from the Hawaiian word for rainbow. We offer this stylish woven lei in four different colors for you. The orchid blooms are sewn together in a slightly flat style. This lei is more than […]
Head haku are worn by women on special occasions. This is a great go-with for a graduation lei to honor someone on her special day. Our head haku is made on a base of tropical leaves. Our talented lei makers add floral accents with local blooms in an assortment of colors. We fill in with delicate […]
Micro Ginger Lei Micro ginger leis are made from the fragrant Micronesian ginger flower. The fragrance is wonderful and can almost fill a room. We offer this remarkable bloom in several styles including color infused flowers. The color infusion will allow you to match your colors for your wedding or graduation. A Micro ginger lei […]
Hana Lei Hana leis are among the most beautiful and elegant Hawaiian leis. Lovely fresh orchids are painstakingly folded and layered to gift this lei an extraordinary look. This lei is worn for the most special of occasions including Hawaiian weddings or as a graduation lei. Though the layering of the orchids gives a delicate […]
Kukui Nut Leis Kukui nut leis are made from the nut of the kukui tree. Highly polished in black or brown. Kukui nut leis are about 34-36 inches long and are strung on a matching ribbon. They last for years and years as the kukui nuts are preserved by the polishing process. This lei is […]
Pearl Lei Pearl lei show just how skilled our Hawaiian lei makers are. Each purple and white dendrobium flower is folded to line up the colors. This gives the pearl lei a white center and purple tips. This lei can be worn by men or women and popular at graduation ceremonies. It makes a great […]
Angel Lei Angel lei are made with white and purple orchids in a complex rope pattern. Angel lei are suitable for men or women and for any occasions. The white and purple colors alternate to create this gorgeous lei. You must order this lei three days before the shipping date.
Grace Lei Grace leis are suitable for men and women to wear. We used orchid flowers and fold each in an outward manner to bring out the beauty of the bloom. This is a lei for all occasions. Grace leis can be worn as a graduation lei or for any event. This is a full […]