The Aloha Shirt (Hardcover)
Spirit of the Islands
Atria Books/Beyond Words, 9781582700342, 228pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2000
The colorful graphics are accompanied by a history spanning the 70 years of Aloha shirts, and drawing on dozens of interviews with industry pioneers, artists, retailers, and collectors.
The book covers cultural influences on the Aloha shirt; tailors, seamstresses, designers, and celebrities who have popularized them; fabrics and printing processes; and invaluable information about Aloha shirts as collectibles.