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Havaianas is the Portuguese word for "Hawaiians", which refers to the hang loose island culture of Hawaii. Combining this attitude and the distinct shape of the Japanese Zori sandal, Havaianas flip-flops was born. What makes it so special is its patented secret rubber formula that gives you a buttery-soft comfort and the ability to retain its original shape, making your Havaianas last a long time.
Did you know that Havaianas has sold three billion pairs worldwide? Crazy right? Everyone from designers, celebrities and even royalty are wearing them. Considered the most successful Brazilian export to the world, Havaianas has made flip-flops into a global phenomenon.