Kukui Nut Lei
Polished Kukui nuts on knotted ribbon with ribbon ties
Very light and durable leis, well suited for men and children. A permanent lei, kukui lei may be kept as long as you wish. Traditional: kukui trees were brought to Hawaii by early Polynesian voyagers for use in dyes, carving, and the seeds as a source of oil – which is why they are also known as “candlenuts”.
|Dimensions||20 × 1 × 1 in|
34 inches long, about 1 inch wide
Sometimes a men's lei, use also when trying to avoid perishable leis, keepsake lei