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Drop by a tikki-tastic Rokit store for Aloha Friday

Posted at 8:00 am, August 23, 2013 in Fun London, Shopping & Style
Hula credit: Idovermani

Whether your office regularly subscribes to a dress-down day or you’re left to deem for yourself where the boundaries of  ‘smart-casual’ lie, everyone ought to don a lai, pick up the palm fronds and sport surfer chic for retro-loving Rokit’s official ‘Aloha Friday’.

If it was okay for the Waiki businessmen in the sixties, surely a little homage to Hawaii is acceptable in the workplace in 2013? Rokit staff invite you to turn bodacious beach babe this week as Friday takes a chill pill and becomes ‘Wear your Hawaiian shirt to work day’. Rokit stores across London will be hosting all sorts of Maui-powered fun, with ukulele players, tropical nail art by Illustrated Nail and tantalising tiki treats. There’s even a chance to win tickets to a coveted Hawaii-style ’50s club.

Rokit vintage shops are located in Covent Garden, Camden and on Brick Lane, but if you can’t drop by for a spot of island inspiration, just pin an exotic flower in your hair, pop on your surf beads and bring a hula-happy attitude to work instead! Kitty Knowles

Wear your Hawaiian shirt to work day, AKA Aloha Friday, will take place on Friday August 23. Follow #RokitAlohaFriday on Twitter to keep up with the exotic antics.

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