Maui mom turns her style into an indie design career

When Andrea Akeo was single and carefree (and still known as Andrea Wicklund), she worked in the high-powered world of advertising and visual merchandising. An original member of The Advertiser’s fashion forum, the Moanalua High School and BYU-Hawai’i grad would arrive for meetings breathless and wearing stylish, trendy clothes and fabulous accessories.