It may not be the holidays quite yet, but there’s no such thing as starting gift shopping too soon. Let the new items in the Honolulu Museum of Art’s Museum Shop help guide the way.
For the perfect stocking stuffer, check out the Shop’s new range of enamel pins, which run for $12.95 each. True fans of the Honolulu Museum of Art will appreciate the signature HoMA pins.
The Shop is also excited to announce enamel pins inspired by some of the elegant royal orders displayed in our seminal exhibition Ho‘oulu Hawai‘i: The King Kalākaua Era.
The Shop also just recieved some gorgeous handcrafted items from Latin America—perfect as a thoughtful gift for a loved one or maybe even just yourself.
Choose from a fun, festive selection of Peruvian retablos, which are folk art in the form of portable boxes. Originating in Ayacucho, retablos depict religious, historical or everyday events. Currently in stock are this large “Little Devils” wedding retablo for $52.95, a small skeleton wedding retablo for $12.95 and a tiny ornament nativity scene for $8.95.
The Shop also has handpainted tin ornaments from Mexico. The selection includes a traditional heart-in-hand ornament for $5.95; the patron saint of Mexico for $9.95, the Virgin Guadalupe; and a dove and heart for $14.95.
This ceramic incense stand features Ganesh, the elephant-headed Hindu god. The daintily decorated stand is perfect for those fond of healing fragrances and who want to usher in good energies for the new year. The dish, which is five inches in diameter, costs $10.95.