By Christy Whittaker
Summer is the time to treat yourself and your loved ones! Most people associate summer with extravagant trips, seeking the ultimate thrill at theme parks, and having fun in the sun, sea and sand, but what about stocking up on things to get you through the season? At Camana Bay there are over 40 locally owned boutiques, fit for all your shopping needs. Below you’ll find a list of 19 of our favourite summer must-haves, all found within the shops of Camana Bay.
- Activ Angels – Activewear, hats and footwear
You need to work out to keep that summer body, cover up your head and face from the sun and have proper shoes for your sandy toes!
- Bang & Olufsen – Beoplay A1 portable Bluetooth speakers
Don’t let the small size fool you; this speaker can pack a punch well beyond its weight and size. Grab this item if you want to keep the beats going no matter where you travel!
- Bedside Manor – Basil Bangs tablecloth and placemats
A tablecloth and picnic blanket in one? Yes please! Get two products for the price of one with the Basil Bangs tablecloth and don’t forget to grab matching placemats for the perfect summer table set-up.
- Bon Vivant – Frudeau 3-in-1 Cooker
Perfect for summer parties and potluck nights under the stars.
- Books & Books – Beach toys and floaties
For the water babies! Don’t forget to take a dip with stylish pool floaties and play in the sand with a variety of beach toys.
- Camana Bay Cinema – Movie time!
Some of the best movies are released during the summer so why not arrange a few movie dates! Kick back in the VIP theatre and even have dinner thanks to the newly expanded concession stand menu while watching this summer’s blockbuster movies: Spider-Man: Far From Home, The Lion King and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Show. For more on these and other releases see our “9 Can’t-Miss Summer Blockbusters at Camana Bay Cinema” blog here.
- Cayman MAC Store – Homido Virtual Reality Headset
For all the gamers, transfer into the virtual world with these virtual reality headsets that connect with your smartphone.
- Design Studio – Outdoor furniture and accessories
For the perfect outdoor family gatherings, pair your furniture with a variety of Chilewich placemats in different colours, patterns and textures.
- Forever Summer – Bright, colourful, women’s summer wear and accessories
The store name says it all so this is a must-stop for summer needs. From the perfect attire to take you from day to night, beach bags, sandals, hats and shades, everything is brightly coloured and screams summer.
- Island Jewellers – Gucci and diamond jewellery
Treat yourself or that special someone like it’s Christmas in the summer with flashy, top-notch arm candy fit for a king or queen.
- Le Visage – Coola sunscreen
Keep your face protected with Coola sunscreen and spray made with organic ingredients that are fragrance-free.
- Little Angels – Kids’ Summer Must Haves
Spoil your little ones with Little Angels’ buy-one-get-one-half-off swimwear. Also, add a little sparkle to their must-have summer everyday wear with glitter sunscreen and eco-friendly biodegradable glitter aloe. Keep their eyes and feet protected as well with the cutest sunglasses and shoes.
- NKY Collections – Summer style
Spring into summer like a fashionista with stylish hats and bags, all summer approved!
- Red’s Emporium – Summer clothing and accessories
Dress yourself from head to toe with stylish sunglasses, hats that scream you’re on summer vacation and outfits galore for all your summer escapades. Enjoy picnics or a beach trip while keeping your drinks chilled in a wide variety of Corkcicle cooler bags or coozies.
- Sand Angels – Stylish swimwear
Get yourself a new swimwear wardrobe for summer with Sand Angels’ buy-one-bikini-get-one-half-off! This sale is on all through summer while stocks last.
- SOLES Shoe Salon – Stylish sandals
Protect the soles of your feet, stylishly of course. There are many options for men and women looking for a little extra pep in their step this summer.
- Sportista – Nathan Sports Attire
Because you need proper clothing while trying to maintain your summer body, consider Sportista’s hydration belt to keep you fuelled during the hottest time of the year.
- POLO by NKY – Vibrant shorts and swimwear, hats and sandals
There’s no shortage for clothes for all ages here. Brightly coloured, day-to-night pieces to get you ready for any summer event that comes your way.
- 3 Girls & A Kiln – Grand Cayman sunglasses and handmade products
Protect your eyes with fun Grand Cayman-shaped sunglasses, a unique gift for visitors and residents alike. Swoon over the locally handmade products by the talented team at 3 Girls & A Kiln, with items perfect for brightening up your home, office or any space imaginable.
For more from the shops of Camana Bay, click here.
About the author
Christy Whittaker is the Marketing Manager for Camana Bay. Born and raised in the Cayman Islands, Christy has worked in Camana Bay for the past year and holds a MSc in Global Marketing from the University of Liverpool. Christy has 9 years of experience in Marketing and holds the acclaim of being a member of the first Cayman Islands Gymnastics team to compete abroad!