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St. Croix Shopping - Duty Free

Don't forget the duty free shopping on St. Croix! There are no customs duties on most merchandise,St. Croix Duty Free Shopping King's Alley and there are no local luxury or sales taxes. U.S. citizens are allowed a duty-free shopping quota of $1,200.00. Additionally, an unlimited number of gift packages, worth $100 or less, may be mailed to family and friends. Citizens may also bring back up to five cartons of duty-free cigarettes and five fifths of US liquor duty-free. An extra fifth can be taken if it is an U.S. Virgin Islands product such as Cruzan Rum.

Shoppers can find kitchenware, crystal, jewelry, perfume, cosmetics, liquor, and cigarettes at prices up to 50% below what they would likely pay for the merchandise elsewhere. Of course, it is fun to buy local art and crafts as well. St. Croix has several outlets in which to buy woodwork and other crafts by local artisans. Be sure you don't go home without a St Croix Hook bracelet!

There are many shops throughout the island, particularly in Frederiksted and Christiansted. Christainsted has the bulk of the shops on St. Croix with Frederiksted having several shops along the waterfront and in the streets and alleys around the town.

Other shopping areas worth a visit are in Christiansted at Gallows Bay, Pan Am Pavilion and Caravelle Arcade. Cost-U-Less the two Kmarts on the island have great prices for liquor.

The following information is just a guide to the kind of shops that you will find. Some stores may no longer be in business while you will find other new stores not listed.

In Christiansted

King's Alley Walk

Hot Heads - Hats, Accessories & Swimwear. Tel/Fax 340-773-7888.

Company Street

Sonya's Fine Island Jewelry - 340-778-8605 - Often imitated...but never duplicated. A lasting memory of St. Croix is the original St Croix hook bracelet from Sonya's Fine Island Jewelry. Wear the hook up or down, depending on your luck or love. Fine handcrafted jewelry. #1 Company St. Christiansted, St. Croix, USVI 00820.
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Kicks - Fashion boutique offering the classiest of shoes and fine leather goods for men and women. 340-773-7801

Mitchell Larsen Studios -  Working art studio for prominent glass artist Jan Mitchell and husband Steffen Larsen. 340-719-1000

ib designs - jewelry boutique with locally handcrafted designs by artist Whealan Massicott. 340-773-4322

Quin House Galleries - hand crafted home furnishings in mahogany and teak. Reproductions of West Indian furniture, Caribbean maps and prints, museum and local reproduction jewelry. 340-773-0404

Small Wonder - Children's clothing, 340-773-5551

King Street


Queen Cross Street

From the Gecko -  340-778-9433

Big Beards' Adventure Tours / Centipede The Outdoor Store - 340-773-4482

On the Boardwalk

Caribbean Sea Adventures - 340-773-2628

Design Works - Island Living Store - 340-713-8102

Pan Am Pavilion

Purple Papaya Twitter Purple Papaya Facebook Purple Papaya Souvenir and Gift Shop located in Christiansted, St Croix

Purple Papaya - 340-713-9412 - 39 Strand Street, Christiansted, St. Croix - Nestled in the heart of St. Croix's historic downtown Christiansted, and embedded in the hearts and minds of any and everyone who has ever entered through its doorways, is the Purple Papaya Souvenir and Gift Shop.

Cane Bay Dive Shop East - at the end of the pavilion. Everything from snorkel gear to tropical casual wear and gift items. 340-773-4663

Strand Street

Crucian Gold - Jewelry - Christiansted, St. Croix Crucian Gold - Handmade Jewelry in St. Croix

Crucian Gold - 340-244-2996 - Celebrating over 50 years of handcrafted jewelry in 14k Gold and  Sterling silver. Our unique designs are carefully handmade in our workshop on St. Croix! Come in and "Feel the Love”.

Royal Poinciana - Caribbean made specialties, 340-773-9892

Pacific Cotton - Uncomplicated Timeless Clothing - 340-773-2125

Dive Experience - Top quality SCUBA and snorkel gear at state-side prices (but without the sales tax) They feature SeaQuest and Mares products. 340-773-3307 • 800-235-9047

Caravelle Arcade

SCU-Boutique-  St. Croix’s hottest place to find the latest island-inspired fashions and accessories, 340-773-5994 or 877-567-1367

Steele's Smokes & Sweets - When you visit Steele's Smokes and Sweets, the very first thing you notice is how good it smells! Homemade Fudge, Gourmet Chocolates, Premium Cigars, Rich Pipe Tobaccos and International Coffees - 340-773-3366


Franklin's on the Waterfront

Franklin's on the Waterfront - 340-473-0222 - St. Croix's premier gift emporium! A hip new gift and home furnishings emporium that will delight your senses!

St. Croix Landmarks Museum Store - Visit our Museum Store that has a cornucopia of West Indian crafts, art print, reproduction furniture, and Caribbean maps. Visit us at the Whim Museum Store in Frederiksted. Store hours are Monday-Saturday 10:00-4:00pm.

Sunny Isle (mid-Island)

Captain Morgan Visitor Center

The Captain Morgan Gift Shop carries all things branded by our fearless leader. My crew carries an assortment of spirits, branded t-shirts, polo shirts, glassware, barware, hats, beach towels and bags. You may purchase Captain Morgan products except for our spirits online; U.S. Virgin Islands laws prohibits us from selling liquor online. Please visit us:

 Located mid-island in the Sunny Isle Shopping Center and specializing in 10k, 14k, and 18k jewelry, gemstones, diamonds, silver, watches, cameras, perfume, sunglasses, and much more!

Be sure to purchase your "St Croix Hook" bracelets here...why pay higher prices in Christiansted when you can get the same quality for much less at
Perfection Jewelers!
Custom Jewelry also available. ~  1-340-778-4653 ~  21 Sunny Isle Shopping Center


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