Jost Van Dyke

Girl under palm tree on sandy spit in BVI

Named after a 17th Century Dutch pirate who settled there, utterly unspoilt and laid-back Jost Van Dyke is the quintessential Caribbean island. Also known as ‘the barefoot island’, Jost’s grand metropolis, Main Street, is a sandy extension of Great Harbour beach, with lazy beach bars and restaurants on one side

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Anegada

Pineapple bikini – Midori Bikinis – Top, Bottom; Crochet dress – Souvenir from Cuba. If the BVI is already off the beaten tropical track, then lonesome Anegada, the most remote of the Virgin islands, has fallen clear off and into the ditch. Being on Anegada feels like being on another planet. The landscape is eerie […]

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passing ships

Girl in bikini on long beach tortola

Bikini – Missoni very similar here. I also love this one-piece and this bikini on sale. Necklace worn as bracelet – Givenchy vintage; Hat – lying around the house; Sunglasses – Gucci.  Location: Long Bay, Tortola I hope this seventies revival never ends. I keep panicking that its inevitable demise is just around the corner. I’ve had […]

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Sandro

Bikini – Sandro Paris; Sunglasses – Moni & Coli Puerto Rico similar here; Bracelet – H&M Location – Tortola, BVI Every time a past decade comes back into fashion, like the seventies revival at the moment, I wonder what on earth they’re going to do when they want to drag 2015 fashion back around. What’s […]

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Blacktop

Swimsuit – Tezenis; Bracelets – Forever 21; Rings – Forever 21 / Forever 21; Orange ring – Souvenir from Florence San Lorenzo market.  Location – Little Dix Resort, Virgin Gorda, BVI. I’ve found it easier to shop online and get stuff delivered to this pretty hinterland than I thought I would – though a lot of it’s […]

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Amarcord

Dress – All Saints; Shoes – Taccetti; Sunglasses – Prada; Bag – Fendi; Choker – souvenir from Taormina, Sicily. Location: Scaramouche, Soper’s Hole, BVI.  I get days where I really miss my family back in Europe, especially Italy, which is where most of ridiculously extended family of cousins, aunts, great-aunts, and relatives that I call […]

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BOMBA SHACK

Shorts – Ralph Lauren; Top – H&M; Bag – Dolce & Gabbana; Shoes – Carvela; Sunglasses – Dolce & Gabbbana; Earrings – Tiffany & Co; Orange ring – Souvenir from Tamarindo, Costa Rica.  Ever since I moved from London to the Caribbean I’ve been forced to abandon black, stud and chain covered everything and experiment […]

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