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 lei maker must gently create an open cone from the petals. The open top of the cone faces outward on the lei.
The wide striping of purple and white make this a lei that will stand out as a graduation lei, at a Hawaiian wedding or for any special guest. The Roberta lei can be worn by men or women and is suitable for any occasion. The contrasting purple and white will stand out against most any outfit include a graduation gown.
This makes a full lei about two inches wide and over three feet long. It is worn closed and draped over the shoulders. It takes more than 500 flowers to create this popular Hawaiian lei.
It is durable and easy to care for. It fares well when shipping to the mainland, even to the east coast.
When you receive your fresh lei just mist the flowers with a bit of clean water and keep it in a bag in the refrigerator until ready to wear. The Roberta lei is not fragrant. As always we appreciate receiving your order well in advance of your event. May and June are especially busy with graduation ceremonies both on the mainland and here in Hawaii.
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.
Cigar Lei Cigar lei are a popular lei celebrations and good luck. Cigar leis are most often worn by men. This is fitting as a graduation lei or for good fortune on a new venture or sporting event. The flowers are said to resemble a lighted cigar with the bright red color on the tip. This […]
Leahi Lei 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 […]
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 […]
Ohai Leis Ohai leis are a Hawaiian favorite. The ohai flower is seen in home gardens around the islands. The flower is prized for its brilliant color and complex shape. You can also have our lei maker add a twist of palakana flowers to add a hint of fragrance to your Ohai lei. Please order […]
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 […]
Fresh Orchid Leis Leis for graduation, Hawaiian weddings, birthdays or retirement. Honor someone special with a fresh Hawaiian orchid lei. What kind of flowers are leis made of? These particular leis are hand made with orchids. These flowers are bred just for making garlands and corsages. So they will stay fresh during the one or two […]
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. […]
Color Orchid Leis Color orchid leis naturally infused in blue, green, yellow or red. Match your graduation lei with your school colors. Or choose a color orchid lei to match your wedding theme. These exotic Asian orchids are naturally infused with vivid color while still on the stems. These orchids are not ‘dyed’ or ‘tinted’ so […]
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 […]
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 […]
Candy Lei Kits Candy lei kits are a Hawaiian tradition for children here in the islands. Fun to make and to wear they are enjoyed at parties. When younger children move from one elementary class to the next a candy lei is a way to celebrate that ‘graduation’. The kits are easy enough to use when […]