Every once in a rare while it feels right to wear all black in summer. Don’t ask me why, it’s probably because black is still the universally approved default to wear when all else fails, regardless of the temperature. As long as the fabric is breathable in a seasonally appropriate style, then it’ll work. This might be my fave dress find this season and it’s from &Otherstories and my easiest take on how to wear black in summer. I teamed it with simple H&M
So Michael and I are in St. Lucia but we are doing something that we have never done before. We are staying in a resort. I am typing this post from the sofa of a villa that we are staying at from Windjammer Landing. We have visited this resort for years to have a drink and to eat but we never actually stayed here as guests until now. Their one of a kind villas dotted into the hillside overlooking the beach have forever called us because we know how beautiful they are but we never pulled the
As mentioned in the last post, Michael and I took the honeymoon that we had never had a few days ago at Windjammer Landing in St. Lucia and it surpassed even our already high expectations… We took mental photos. … and stayed at a jaw dropping villa built into the hillside. We spent most of our time in our outdoor patio, dipping into the pool overlooking the ocean. I never write fairy tale like sentences like this, but living in Queens and having grown up in North London, the
The rest of the trip summed up in a few photos. They include places in St. Lucia like Gros Islet, Marigot Bay and Pigeon Island. We stayed at my parents home in Rodney Bay and borrowed Mum’s jeep to get around. More on Instagram. You can see 2013 photos from St. Lucia here and here. SOURCE: Where Did U Get That - Read entire story here.
So in January I was in St. Lucia and came back one month later. I know that looks odd and I will tell you why I am here again… Dress: Zara (old). Try Free People (on sale) Sandals: Mango. Reminds me of the Valentinos a little (see my brown ones on Instagram). Try Ancient Greek, Schutz or Steve Madden (love!). Shades: Ray-Ban. Bag: Madewell. Lipstick: MAC ‘So Chaud’ Apart from snapchat, most of you don’t know that I have a house over here that I rent long term to
Here’s a snapshot of what’s been going on last week…! Shell find on the beach Kid bare back riding through town Pigeon Island Coconuts (the video opening and drinking was on my snapchat Karenbritchick) Oversized shirt dress and Mansur Gavriel bucket bag Marigot Bay Piton beer Soufriere town Old t-shirt, Levi’s and Ray-Ban aviators Boy riding bare back in the water . . . You can follow me on Instagram @karenbritchick for photos going up this week. SOURCE:
Coconuts Sunset outside Spinnakers beach bar Topshop dress, Kurt Geiger studded sandals, Madewell leather tote and Ray-Bans Castries market Windjammer Landing resort. The villas are built into the mountain side Birkenstock sandals and Madewell Transport tote Doing some work at my parents home Some extra photos from the past couple of weeks. I traveled solo for this trip and it was a working holiday. In between it was good to be back home with the folks and just catch up in a place