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Awaiāulu Kalākaua Surf Shorts - Black

$65.00 USD

These Kalākaua Surf Shorts feature our Awaiāulu print.

Awaiāulu literally means to bind securely, as in a marriage. “Awaiāulu ʻia ke aloha i Hilo.”  My love is bound to Hilo. The original art of twisted and braided kaula represents our ties to our hometown. With this reiteration, we reconfirm our love and kuleana of place.

Our Kalākaua surf shorts are named for our street location in Downtown Hilo. King Kalākaua spent summers in Hilo and planted the great banyan tree is Kalākaua Park.  

Designed in a comfortable four-way stretch material, these shorts might become your second skin. I live in mine! Not just for the waves, but for day to day life. Both styles work in the waves but one (with side pockets) can be land-based! Lightweight and quick drying, these surf shorts will cover all bases.

Model is 6ʻ0" and is wearing a size 36.

Size Guide
Size :
$65.00 USD
Machine wash cold, delicate cycle.
Hang to dry.
Iron on reverse.
Do not dry clean.

We are more than happy to honor a refund for purchases made online at sigzanedesigns.com or from our Flagship Downtown Hilo store if an item is returned to us within 30 days of the original purchase. The item needs to be returned with the original receipt in an unused, sellable condition and with the product tags still attached.

If the item was purchased via our web store, send the item back to us at:

Sig Zane Designs
ATTN: Returns
122 Kamehameha Avenue
Hilo, Hawaii 96720

Please include a note indicating what your expectation is. The cost of shipping for returns to the web store will not be refunded, only the cost of the item(s) plus tax.

Exchange of an item can be processed at any time up to a year after the initial purchase. Inventory moves quickly. If we cannot offer an exact exchange for the same item (in a different size or a similar garment of equal value) a gift card will be issued to be used at a later date. Online gift certificates can be transferred to our Hilo or Sig on Smith locations. Gift certificates issued from our brick and mortar locations can also be transferred but only on weekdays when staff is available to do the transaction via the web.

To expedite the exchange process, please email us at info@sigzane.com or call our office at (808) 935-9980 to let us know what you are looking for. If we have the item in stock, it will be set aside to guarantee your exchange.


We offer domestic and international shipping options for online orders through USPS, FedEx, and DHL International. Please allow at least 2 - 3 business days for your order to be packed and processed for shipping. The shipping estimates listed at the time of the order are based on when the parcel leaves our premises, not when the order is placed. Please contact your chosen carrier with your tracking information to inquire about the estimated date of arrival and location of your package.

Orders are shipped out Monday-Friday. Orders that come in on Friday after 10am HST will not be processed until the following Monday, even if the request is for overnight shipping.

If you live on Hawaiʻi island and would like to pick up your order at our Downtown Hilo Flagship store, please select the "Local Pickup" option. Please allow 24 hours for us to get your order ready. We will send a notification to you when your order is ready to be picked up. Please have your order number available when you arrive.
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