This Hawaiian shirt is made with 100% cotton and is based on a vintage design. Hawaiian shirts or Aloha shirts are a type of clothing designed in Hawaii, although they first became popular after WWII. Though Hawaiian shirts are now often had as souvenirs, they once served as every day wear to be worn at the office and industry jobs in order to cater towards the growing popularity of the tropical destinations around the island at the time, who were viewing it as an escape from farm labor for those that were living on plantations.Enhancer: This shirt is off-white in color and features the embroidered Bird of Paradise Hibiscus design that has become increasingly popular in recent years, given its mixture of bold colors and being able to depict this image consecutively across an entire garmentThe Bird of Paradise is a flower abundant in the Hawaiian Islands and represents courage, hope and virtue. If you’re in Hawaii during the right season this is an absolute must do. The gardens where paradise birds fly can also be seen, even if you don’t make it over on time for sunrise, then set out for the garden of friendship filled with all sorts of jungle plants and Hibisci bushes with tropical flowers.