I had to ask Shamila in St Lucia

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Shamila is wearing everything bought locally.  She’s had her jumpsuit for years. Her glasses are Marc by Marc Jacobs.

I’ve been coming to St Lucia all my life but it’s only until this past trip or so that I’ve paid attention to Caribbean street style – specifically the women.  To be honest the local style here hasn’t really changed. It’s very casual and actually pretty form fitting (read body con).   Shamila stood out for wearing a loose billowy opposite that skims.

Why I love it:

If I’m going to pack for warm weather or am updating for spring, a jumpsuit is in there somewhere.    Like dresses, you fling it on and go – no faffing around.  I thought the cornflower blue was spot on with brown leather accents.

ps. Thx Shamila for stopping for me. I know that shooting street style is pretty much unheard of on the island.

Try this look:




  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14167874602618619382 Lougè Delcy

    knew you would find folks! Have a great trip!



    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05623095025020138653 Karen

      Yes I remember our chat about that.. : )


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01473045301972012756 Lolitta

    LOVE that jumpsuit! What a pretty girl:)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03314937776350941971 Mlle W

    wow, the way she pairs the browns with that antracite colour of her floaty jumpsuit

  • Sinead

    She’s gorgeous! You always have something new, pretty, and diverse here. I love that.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05623095025020138653 Karen

      Thx Sinead : )

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08189730389331663836 Aisha Jimoh

    shes stunning! love the colour of her jumpsuit

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08058663991696220440 Ditte Pepper

    You look so pretty :-)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16252874556816125168 The White List

    She’s absolutely stunning! And she look brilliant in that jumpsuit!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13360265186712486437 LookinFab

    That jumpsuit is lovely on her. American apparel has something quite close to this one.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05623095025020138653 Karen

      Yes I believe you are right!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13019973154988639533 Sheri

    I really love this jumpsuit and how she has styled it, especially that belt. Her hair is also so pretty. She looks absolutely amazing.


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14393408300841374994 La Lunna

    beautiful lady!
    (ps. i hate the “click for more pictures” 😛

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05623095025020138653 Karen

      It avoids having to scroll endlessly through posts and keeps everything a bit neater. Sorry it’s a pain!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12583588457495398274 Yolanda B

    She is pretty indeed and I love her Jumpsuit!! Great pic,xoxo

  • Anonymous

    There are fashionable set here in Saint Lucia. Saw you at the mall, but was afraid to approach. But enjoy your blog and adore fashion

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05623095025020138653 Karen

      Oh I know that there are here. You should’ve said hi.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16780644820484660120 Bynta

      I should have. Next time if the situation presents itself;-)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05993154831654854599 Milex

    I am impressed with your sense of style

  • http://www.queenbeeofbeverlyhills.com/ Queen Bee of Beverly Hills- Designer Handbags

    She is absolutely gorgeous, and I really love reading through your blog and seeing all the fabulous pictures! Also, that is a gorgeous handbag :)

    Queen Bee of Beverly Hills, CEO


  • http://www.fashionsite.pl/ FashionSite Blog

    I like your original style, more like styling please :)

  • http://fullmoviemall.blogspot.in/2012/12/live-tv.html Live TV

    Nice :)


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