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2010, fez, Hawaiian, high profile, limited, limited edition, special, special edition, tiki, Tiki Oasis, tikio -

[caption id="attachment_284" align="alignright" width="284" caption="Limited Edition of 13 - photo by Matt Cobleigh"] [/caption] Tiki Oasis starts tomorrow but before we load the cars we have another preview! It has been a long time since I did a straight up "tiki" tiki design and I wanted to go a bit more traditional Hawaiian with this one. So I bring you my take on Lono the god of music. This is a very limited run of only 13 signed and numbered high-profile fezzes on a pebble textured mahogany velvet. The Lono fezzes will debut at the Tiki Oasis Marketplace this Saturday...

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2010, african, fez, leopard, limited, limited edition, low profile, special, tiki, Tiki Oasis, tikio -

[caption id="attachment_286" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Limited Edition of 25 - photo by Matt Cobleigh"] [/caption] Only two more days until we load the car! Next up on our preview: the Limited Edition Afriti on 2 Tone Leopard! This is a new design inspired by numerous ideas. I wanted to do something with the leopard print but the very nature of natural camouflage makes it difficult to design on, hence the two tone fez. The leopard velvet also suggested something a bit more African than Polynesian so drawing on some of the traditions of African masks I started sketching up ideas. This one came pretty quickly....

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2010, bark cloth, limited, low profile, skull & Club, special, tapa, tiki, Tiki Oasis, tikio -

[caption id="attachment_285" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Limited Edition of 25 - photo by Matt Cobleigh"] [/caption] This week brings our biggest event of the year: Tiki Oasis 10! Every year we try to bring something special and this year is no exception. As we count down the days until we hit the road I will be featuring each of our special edition fezzes. First up: The Skull & Club on 2 Tone Tapa. This limited edition run of 25 is the second batch of Skull & Clubs. This first was a limited run of 13 on green tapa but with the generous help our friends...

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No, it's not a new breakfast cereal -despite how much I wish it were- it is actually what we at Fez-o-rama refer to the 90 days prior to Tiki Oasis as. If you are among the tens of people that read my weekly jibberish you may be thinking: "I wonder what Fez-o-rama is up to..." Well wonder no more! We're hard at work making new fezzes to debut at Tiki Oasis in August. Not only will we be bringing new tiki themed embroidery designs we will also have two special limited edition fezzes along with a host of other surprises...

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