BLOG: ESCAPE THE EVERYDAY WITH OKANUI DESIGNER JACKIE SMITH

Okanui Women has landed! Okanui’s first ever women’s collection is now available online and instore. To celebrate this milestone we sat down with Okanui Head Designer and Production Manager Jackie Smith to find out what inspired the collection, her favourite pieces and what we can expect next from Okanui!

Tell us about the inspiration behind the women’s collection?

The Okanui womenswear has been something we have been wanting to bring to you, our Okanui family for years. Taking a nostalgic look at everywhere we have come from and ahead to where we are going and there has always been strong, inspiring women surrounding us every step of the way, so this is for you! Classic pieces in natural fibres and recycled swim ensuring to take you from the beach to lunch with your favourites.

Do you have a favourite piece from the collection?
My favourite piece from the collection is the Navy Hibiscus Print Crossover One Piece.

What are you working on next for Okanui?

There are lots of exciting things happening behind the scenes for Okanui in 2021. We can’t wait to take you on this new wave in 2021!


What’s your favourite way to Escape the Everyday?
A fresh dip in the ocean or a run along the water’s edge is my go to for escaping the everyday and re-charging!

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