A Day of Shopping in Capri, Italy

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You know how much I love island life, which is why getting away to the clean air of the Mediterranean is a must for me every year, especially because I love being around water. It calms me, heals me, and, at the same time, rejuvenates me. Could it be that being a Taurus Earth goddess I need the water energy to keep me alive and balanced?

While I was in the Amalfi Coast recently, my must-do was a day trip to Capri for some shopping on the Capitano private boat ride. It was quite fun and refreshing. Capri is a colorful little island not very far at all from Naples.

It was a therapeutic and productive day.  Instead of taking the bus to the shops, I walked up the little narrow paths and alleys just so I could enjoy everything. Besides, it was good for my Root Chakra, too. I will show you pretty photos in later posts.

The weather was amazing. The food was fresh and delicious. And the fashions were clean, vibrant, luxurious, and simple in design. The people were stylish and glamorous without looking too polished and perfect.

I hope you like my photos of Capri fashion boutique windows in this post and what I brought back for our Fashion Sanctuary from Capri, too! Thank goodness for the iPhone. Makes life so much easier! We have been styling the Capri Collection on our boat outings here in Washington, DC along the Potomac River, too!

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Picture Perfect Positano, Italy

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Did you like my recent post on shopping, walking, and eating in Sorrento? Italy is one of my favorite countries to explore for the next few years. So let’s continue our tour of the Amalfi Coast with a stop in fashionably chic and picturesque Positano!

Like the architecture and lush greenery that are part of the cliffs in this village, the fashions and accessories are earthy, fresh, romantic, and full of life. I love that a lot is focused around natural fibers and materials such as silk, cotton, leather, and linen. And just like the Greek Islands, the color white is everywhere in the shops and cafes. It not only keeps you feeling cool in the sun, but white repels negativity, helping to clear away dark energy around you and keeping your vibrations high.

I hope you are inspired by these photos to stay clean and fresh this summer by adding a touch of the Positano lifestyle to your daily routine, making it more simple, romantic, and alive.  If you are in Old Town Alexandria on a Friday or Saturday, make sure to stop by our sanctuary and check out our Positano Collection from my recent trip or shop it online! Stay tuned for more from my Italian travels…

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I love these handmade leather shoes for the titans – we will soon be carrying them in our boutique.