The Luxe List
From must-haves to just-wants, we searched the island to find you the coolest, sexiest and most stylish items worthy of the Luxe List. 2 FROM ANTIGUA WITH LOVE US$7,350
What could be better suited to the wrist of a suave style icon than this limited edition Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M designed to commemorate the James Bond movie Spectre? Powered by the revolutionary master coaxial calibre 8507, the watch has a blue dial inspired by the Bond crest and is resistant to magnetic fields greater than 15,007 gauss – a nod to the service number of the world’s most famous spy. Available now at Abbott’s Jewellery & Perfumery in Heritage Quay, St John’s. Tel: (268) 462-3107.
2 TREE-HUGGING CHIC US$20
Discarded plastic bags that festoon every corner of the island like national flags will soon be a thing of the past thanks to the recent ban on their importation. These handy locally-made canvas totes – emblazoned with Antigua’s nautical coordinates – are a stylish substitute for trips to the supermarket, gym and beach alike. Available from Island Gourmet Boutique in Redcliffe Street, St John’s. Tel: (268) 734-2080.
2 SPARKLERS FOR LEADING LADIES Bracelet US$7,220, earrings US$4,500, ring US$3,640
Those stylish Italians at Chimento pride themselves on “looking into the hearts of women and capturing their desires”. Jennifer Lopez and Molly Sims are among the dazzling divas to fall head over heels for these elegant Asian-inspired gold pieces, accented with white diamonds, from Chimento’s Bamboo Over collection. If it’s good enough for J.Lo, it’s good enough for us. Available now at Abbott’s Jewellery & Perfumery in Heritage Quay, St John’s. Tel: (+268) 462-3107.