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The Giving Movement: Maaji

by Mandie on May 9, 2013

Maaji swimwear and lingerie

Maaji Gives Back

You would be able to point Maaji swimwear out of any line up! Maaji- you know- the one with the cool mixed patterns and unique designs?! Maaji has made a splash in the swimwear business with always creative prints and bold colors and Maaji founders, Manuela and Amalia Sierra, intend to keep it that way! These sisters were looking to give women a feel pretty garment that was comfortable, trendy, and fresh! Made in Colombia, Maaji has expanded globally to 45 countries and isn’t stopping there! [click to continue…]

Spring Patterns Fit For Every Outfit!

by Mandie on May 8, 2013

Spring Patterns

Great Prints in Every Color

This season is all about prints! Whether its stripe, ditsy, floral, aztec, or ikat, we’ve got you covered! Check out all our ladies designs! What’s your favorite pattern?

Colored Shorts For Spring

by Mandie on April 26, 2013


Get Your Color On

Out with the dull, boring neutral tones and in with some color! This season is all bright neons and fun, washed denim! [click to continue…]

Coachella Inspired Looks Available at Wahines

by Mandie on April 17, 2013

coachella inspired looks

Wahines Channels Coachella Music Festival

With the last weekend of Coachella coming up, we were inspired to create outfits perfect for any music occasion! Get ready ladies- fringe, over-sized bags, and cut-off shorts are on the list for a successful Coachella outfit! I mean, you can’t rock out unless you look super cute, right?! [click to continue…]


Show Us Your Feet and Win!

Come in to our Wahines Ocean Beach location today, April 16, 2013, for a chance to win a pair of TOMS! Show us that you participated in TOMS One Day Without Shoes and help spread the word of the importance of shoes! They keep your feet protected from gravel, diseases, and parasites- including the hookworm which affects 740 million people world wide. Hookworm is extremely dangerous with long-term physical effects including stunted growth, decreased cognitive development, anemia and chronic fatigue. Spread the word and go without shoes for just one day! Learn more about this movement by going to www.onedaywithoutshoes.com!

South Coast Wahines 1st Year Anniversary

Come down to South Coast Wahines in Ocean Beach for an all day event! We will be having an Element Eden sample sale (cash only), local jewelry maker, Serene, with her “Serene Collection”, and handing out snacks and coupons! Help us celebrate year one of amazingness!

South Coast Wahines OB: 1 Year Anniversary

by Mandie on April 4, 2013

South Coast Wahines Ocean Beach

Ocean Beach Wahines Turns 1!

If you walk down Newport Avenue in Ocean Beach, your bound to walk right into our newest store- South Coast Wahines! Since 1999, we’ve maintained a presence in Pacific Beach but as of April 6th, 2012, South Coast Wahines sits on additional turf! Proudly calling ourselves a surf boutique, Wahines has had booming business and locals are stoked on the fashion and surf culture with being one of the few shops in Southern California to be an all-ladies surf shop! I sat down with Rosie, our store manager, and talked shop, clothes, and the future of Wahines! [click to continue…]

Best Bikinis For Under $50

by Mandie on March 27, 2013

best bikinis under $50

Quintsoul Offers Great Prices

Looking for a cute bikini without breaking the bank? Look no further! Available at both Wahines shops, Quintsoul is a fun brand with prices from $12-$24 a piece, you can’t go wrong! [click to continue…]