St. John Clothing & Shopping
Stores and boutiques contain on St. John a mishmash of items to suit all various shopping personalities, including luxury duty-free goods, local crafts, unique St. John clothing, and specialty groceries. St. John lacks a real condensed shopping quarter like those found on other Caribbean islands, but it does not have to given its size - a few stops here and there and you should be able to cover the best of what the island has to offer.
For the best variety of goods head to the Cruz Bay shopping district, which runs from Wharfside Village and along North Shore road to Mongoose Junction. Visit the Fabric Mill for handmade Caribbean crafts, including dolls and one of the staples of St. John clothing - wraps. Luxurious jewelry boutiques like Colombian Emeralds and the Caravan Gallery are also plentiful in this area.
Selling distinctive St. John clothing has become very popular at Mongoose Junction, where you can peruse styles suited for different tastes and budgets. Big Planet Adventure Outfitters is great if you're looking for outdoorsy St. John clothing items like sandals and specialty hiking gear. The Clothing Studio hand paints its own St. John clothing pieces, including bathing suits and cover-ups. To browse the chic side of St. John clothing head to Bougainvillea Boutique, which sells upscale resort wear for both men and women.
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