a setting will be designed for you. Designer watches are sold
here as well.
Crucian Gold , on the Waterfront, is the studio and shop of
Crucian jeweler Brian Bishop. His most famous piece is the
Crucian Bracelet, which can be designed in either gold or sil-
ver. Variations make it a great gift for a variety of occasions.
Jewelweed at King Street and Queen Cross is another spe-
cial find. Many jewelry shops are cautious about allowing
customers to handle or try on the pieces. Not so here. Owner
Anne Shultz and her staff encourage trying on and excel at
answering questions. Wedding and engagement rings are
house specialties, as are items with colored gemstones.
Tropical Clothing & Beachwear
Violette Boutique in the Caravelle Arcade is St. Croix's
foremost fragrance shop. All the designer names are here.
Cosmetics, Gucci watches and Fendi handbags too.
From the Gecko on Queen Cross Street offers an eclectic
collection of tropical clothing for men and women. Original
silks, handpainted clothing and unique jewelry. Colorful and
Kicks on Company Street is a fashion boutique that sells
fine leathers for both men and women. Shoes, handbags,
backpacks, belts and travel accessories are fun to browse.
Pacific Cotton on Strand Street is St. Croix's most fashion-
able ladies boutique. Its resortwear in cotton and silk is of-
ten in pastel shades.
Hotheads in King's Alley has a huge selection of swimwear,
pareos, beach bags, accessories and, of course, hats - to
cover “hot heads.”
Purple Papaya in Pan Am Pavilion is your best bet for
T-shirts, sweatshirts, Hawaiian shirts and kid's swimwear.