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Shopping in Grand Cayman, Part II

Shopping in Grand Cayman, Part II

Earlier this year I shopped my way along the palm-lined Paseo at Camana Bay, a 500-acre, multi-use development on Grand Cayman. Here’s the second and final installment of my retail adventure. (Click HERE to read Part I.) I couldn’t resist popping the cleverly named Bedside Manor, where you can buy […]

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by × April 15, 2013 × 0 comments

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BuyDay Friday: How To Keep Cool and Look Hot

BuyDay Friday: How To Keep Cool and Look Hot

When you traipse around the Caribbean as much as I do, you develop strategies for cooling down when the temp goes up: A splash of Alcolada Glacial on my neck and chest, and running ice water over my wrists and ankles are two of my favorite chill-out methods. But this […]

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by × April 12, 2013 × 0 comments

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Behind the Lens: Bermuda

Behind the Lens: Bermuda

Sometimes there are interesting stories behind the iPhone photos I take on my trips. In this new series, I’m sharing a few of them. July 2010: Surely I’m not the only visitor to Bermuda to have been transfixed (and, I admit, slightly amused) by the sight of middle-aged men strutting […]

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by × April 11, 2013 × 0 comments

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BuyDay Friday: Five Stylish Beach Essentials

BuyDay Friday: Five Stylish Beach Essentials

Boden’s Summer 2013 catalog landed on my doorstep this week, packed with colorful pieces that are perfect for a Caribbean getaway. Here are five fab beach essentials from the British online retailer that I’m craving for my next trip. Hot Tip: Score free shipping and 15% off regular prices until […]

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by × April 5, 2013 × 0 comments

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BuyDayFriday: Kate Spade Saturday

BuyDayFriday: Kate Spade Saturday

Have you seen Kate Spade’s new line, Saturday? Launched this week, it’s a spin-off of the brand, targeted at shoppers who have a taste for Kate’s colorful and whimsical clothing and accessories but whose pockets aren’t quite as deep as the typical KS customer. There are no brick-and-mortar Saturday shops […]

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by × March 22, 2013 × 0 comments

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BuyDay Friday: Locket Love

BuyDay Friday: Locket Love

I believe you can never have too much jewelry, and I’ve just stumbled across some really nifty travel-themed pieces that I wanted to share. Crafted “with love and propane” in her New Jersey studio, artist Cat Ivins’ magnetic lockets are made from recycled steel auto parts. About an inch in […]

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by × March 8, 2013 × 1 comment

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BuyDay Friday: Mexico’s Angels

BuyDay Friday: Mexico’s Angels

I first came across these handcarved wood angels on a trip to Tulum a few years ago, where they lined the walls of Mixik, a fabulous craft store with two locations in the bohemian beach town. I was instantly enchanted by the cherubs’ glass eyes, the rough-hewn textures of the […]

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by × January 11, 2013 × 0 comments

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Shopping in Jamaica

Shopping in Jamaica

Trust me, Jetsetters: When you’re in Jamaica there’s NEVER an excuse to buy one of those knitted hats with the fake dreadlocks attached. Not when the island offers so many other stylish and useful souvenirs. Here are a few that make my shopping list: Bridget Sandals Ex-model and Playboy bunny […]

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by × January 9, 2013 × 1 comment

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BuyDay Friday: Bagged In Bermuda

BuyDay Friday: Bagged In Bermuda

Mama always said: You can never have too many handbags. Ok, my mother never actually said that, but she had quite the collection when I was growing up so I’m blaming her for my raging handbag habit. One of my current favorites is this preppy-tastic Bermuda bag I scored on […]

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by × December 28, 2012 × 0 comments

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BuyDay Friday: The Charmed Life

BuyDay Friday: The Charmed Life

  As with all addictions, it started innocently. I asked JetSetHusband for a silver charm bracelet for my birthday, planning to add a charm or two to commemorate the places I’ve been on my travels. Just over a year later, my Tiffany trinket has 19 charms dangling from it and […]

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by × December 21, 2012 × 1 comment