Havaianas (ah-vai-yah-nas) are no less than the best rubber flip-flops in the world. Havaianas is Portuguese for "Hawaiians", referring to the relaxed “hang loose” island culture that inspired the Brazilian designers in 1962. For decades, Havaianas has been the choice of most Brazilians -- from the Amazon natives to the stylish elite of Sao Paulo, just about every Brazilian sports the v-strapped thong flip-flops.
Havaianas Represents the Three Fs:
Fashion: Because of the brand’s stylish image, Havaianas is not limited to the beach or swimming pool. They look good enough to be worn for various occasions. They can be worn while strolling in the malls, hanging out with friends, or lounging around. On the pages of famous glossies and on the streets, these flip-flops are paired with everything from slacks to jeans to skirts to dresses.
Function: Havaianas are absolutely practical. The design is ideal for the tropical climate of the Philppines and its relaxed cluture. The fit and durability are perfect for the Filipino lifestyle and Havaianas can be worn all day long. Havaianas offers no compromise -- the flip-flops look great without sacrificing comfort and quality.
Fun: Havaianas captures the exciting and vibrant lifestyle of the infamous hot spot - Brazil. Those who own a pair of these flip-flops enjoy the good life, exude confidence and value self-expression. With so many exciting colors and designs, Havaianas puts one’s soul into the slipper.
Havaianas pairs come in assorted colors that are plain, two-toned or printed. They vary in shape and height for dad, mom and kids. Special embellished styles are also available. The Havaianas design team is attuned to continuing developments in the fashion industry and tailors its creations to fit this. However, great value is also placed on basic and essential styles that outlast any trend.
As the embodiment of casual ease and luxurious joy, Havaianas holds a special place in the hearts (and soles) of Filipinos since 2003.
|Havaianas Breakthrough Styles
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