ib designs Family Growing: Now Available on Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Bald Head Island and St. John

Missing some ib designs? Looking for some ib love? Our ib family is growing. Get your ib fix stateside during your summer travels. Find us at these four vacation destinations.

ib designs on Martha’s Vineyard

Poolside Winnetu Oceanside Resort
Winnetu Oceanside Resort

Martha’s Vineyard is an island off the coast of Massachusetts, just South of Cape Code. The island is a desired destination for families looking to experience a little bit of the laid back island lifestyle. The whole island is 100 square miles and is accessible by ferry. You can traverse most of it by bike!

ib designs was offered the opportunity to feature some designs in The Winnetu Oceanside Resort. The resort boasts beautiful views, amenities and an appreciation for the simple island life. Our goal on vacation is usually to experience a slower paced and ultimate relaxation vibe. Most importantly, the resort offers you a chance to check out and enjoy the simple pleasures of spending quality time with family and making everlasting memories. We can relate in St. Croix and our island vibes. Here is a message from the founders to give you the full picture!

ib designs on Nantucket

Family vacation at The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

In conjunction with Winnetu Oceanside Resort, we are also featured a ferry ride away at their sister resort The Nantucket Hotel & Resort on Nantucket, MA. Originally the Point Breeze Hotel est. 1891, The Nantucket Hotel was restored and renamed in 2012. They are the only full-service year-round hotel on the island. The luxury hotel has immersed itself deeply in the community establishing a local club and catering to tourist in the summer. While there, they want you to play, explore relax and unwind. The Nantucket Hotel & Resort was also named number one luxury hotel in the country by Tripadvisor. In Nantucket, you will enjoy sandy beaches and a scenic lighthouse view, cobblestone streets and shopping! Get your shop on and maybe treat yourself to a little ib 🙂

Next Stop, on Bald Head Island, NC

The Silver Peddler on Bald Head Island in North Carolina is a self proclaimed “eclectic mix” of beach inspired jewelry, coastal home décor, gifts and beach life fashion accessories that reflect a love of Bald Head Island.  Nestled among the maritime forest, the store has been a favorite among visitors and island residents for decades. Come enjoy retail therapy in a special place on a unique island. (Jack Frost n.d.)

Gratitude Bracelet in sterling silver and combination sterling silver and 14kt gold.

Our relationship with Jack Frost, the owner, began about a year ago over his love of our Gratitude Bracelet design and its symbolism. Kris made a special adventure to the island, fell in love with the spirit of the owner and unique gift store.

Bald Head Island is the southernmost point of N.C’s cape islands accessible by ferry or private vessel. The island offers 10,000 acres of untouched beaches, preserves and marshes. Think of the last time you stood on an untouched beach alone! The island also provides endless outdoor activities and adventures. Visit the island and see the magic and beauty reflected in this special store.

ib designs on St. John at Caravan Gallery

Whealan ib designs in Caravan Gallery St. John U.S.V.I.

Did you know that for 25 plus years we have showcased ib designs in Caravan Gallery in Mongoose Junction on St. John, U.S.V.I? ib connected with Caravan through an organic engagement with a friend. The friend thought ib would be well suited in the special gift store in tandem with Caravan’s eclectic art and jewelry from all around the world.

Caravan is a diverse and cozy store located in Mongoose Junction on the U.S. Virgin Island of St. John. The store features exotic treasures from all parts of the globe. Everything from African masks, artifacts, Tibetan statues, island gifts and our handmade jewelry. Special treasures celebrating cultures near and far!

St. John J Hook sterling silver and 14kt gold.

ib degisns and Caravan have a kindred unique relationship inspired by good people vibes. As a result, Whealan was inspired to create the St. John “J” Hook in 1995. The hook uses a “J” as it’s closure. The J Hook is sold exclusivly at Caravan Gallery and 26 years later is still being hand crafted with love by the artists of ib designs.

Wherever your travels may take you this summer, we hope your heart is full of happy memories, minds full from experiencing new culture, bellies full of yummy food and bags full with your new treasures! Want to become a part of our ib family? Email us at ibdesignsvi@gmail.com for wholesale options.