Sea Foam and Tule

I spent a week on an enchanted little island at the edge of the Caribbean Sea. To capture the wild drama of Vieques, I brought this exaggerated tule skirt that my aunt hand-constructed for our DeNada photo shoot. One of the skirt’s multiple personalities is an ocean mermaid, so here it is frolicking among the volcanic rocks and ocean foam

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A Week of Paradise at the W Hotel on Vieques Island

Outdoor lounge area, which overlooks the ocean (Carnival Daybed by Patricia Urquiola for Moroso)

Vieques the island is not only a home of beautiful natural attractions, it is also home to a man made one. The W Hotels chain has historically been more of a pretender to the throne of great design than being actual great design. The W Retreat and Spa on Vieques Island throws the previous thought out the window

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Vieques – La Isla del Encanto

The shore line as seen from our plane

I just got back from an enchanted little island – wild horses roam its beaches and forests,  pristine turquoise waters welcome only you as their guest, it is perennially 85 degrees, and at night their bioluminescent bay, the brightest one in the world, sparkles and glows as you swim in it

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