By Nadine Kam
UGG Australia now has double the space in the Hyatt Regency Waikiki to showcase its sheepskin and shearling boots, accessories, loungewear and housewares. — Nadine Kam photos
UGG Australia hosted a preview of its new store expansion at Hyatt Regency Waikiki this morning, in advance of its public reopening celebration at 6 p.m. Oct. 24.
The event on the 24th will feature a store blessing, live music and refreshments, plus complimentary on-site Swarovski customization offered with the purchase of any classic UGG during the event. Shoppers will be able to choose a heart, peace sign or star design to embellish their new boots.
The expansion adds 1,938 square feet to the boutique's exisitng store, doubling its size to 3,778 square feet, with room for expanded collections of men's, women's and children's footwear, as well as the brand's handbags, loungewear and UGG HOME collection of knit pillows and sheepskin rugs and throws.
UGG Australia – Honolulu is at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki, 2424 Kalakaua Ave. Call 926-7573.
Hiroko Iijima wore her own sequined summer UGGs to the preview event.
Tall boots in a range of materials, from leather to knits, are available for the fall season.
UGG Australia outerwear.
For the home.
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