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Franklin’s on the Waterfront

Franklin's on the Waterfront is St. Croix's premier gift emporium! Featuring a fun and funky collection of gifts ranging from scented candles and home decor, to body products and unique accessories. Franklin's has something for everyone on your list, in every price range. The ever-changing inventory combines eclectic finds from every corner of the globe, including many from vendors whose work supports charitable causes. You will also find a wide variety of locally made products including Caribbean spirits, art, jewelry and more. While you never know what you'll find at Franklin's, you're sure to find something! Located in historic downtown Frederiksted, on the waterfront near the Frederiksted Pier.

Location: Frederiksted
Phone: (340) 473-0222

Franklin's on the Waterfront is Frederiksted's hippest gift shop and home furnishings emporium. Delight your senses! Franklin's is your one stop shop for the island's largest selection of scented candles. With scents like 'Japanese Quince' from Seda France, and 'Volcano' from Capri Blue, you will experience olfactory nirvana. Franklin's offers beautiful every day and seasonal decor from companies you love. Our extensive line of bath and body products from Archipelago will keep your body and mind in balance. Jewelry from local artists will fulfill all of your gift giving needs. Come in and experience a truly unique shop that until now, you could only find stateside!

Meet Michelle

Michelle is the owner of Franklin's, and the one who does the buying. So, the shop is a lot like her taste, fun-funky-unique-eclectic. You never know what I she may have in the shop, it all depends on her mood when she's buying! Here's the important thing to know, Michelle is a people person who loves the personal interaction with her customers, many whom have become close friends. She enjoys the fact that the shop is small enough to be able to have that close interaction and be a personal shopper for her customers to help them find the perfect gift everytime. Michelle is extremely passionate about St. Croix, and is looking forward to creating deep roots here.

  • Jewelry and accessories

  • Pet products

  • Bath and body products

  • Scented candles

  • Home Decor

  • Purses and bags

  • Cigars

  • Caribbean spirits (Leatherback, Mutiny, Cruzan Rum)

  • Cards and postcards

  • Souvenirs

  • Local art

  • Ornaments

  • Pottery

  • Hand towels

  • Wind chimes
  • Reusable tumblers and straws 

These lines are exclusively available at Franklin's on the waterfront:

  • Dune Jewelry - made with sand from St. Croix, with other natural elements and power stones

  • Erbario Toscano – a high end line of Italian-made diffusers

  • Vietri (soon come) - a unique Italian line of dishes, home goods, garden items

Dune sea turtle bracelet made with sand from St. Croix

Franklin's also carries these popular lines:

  • Mary Frances - handmade beaded purses and accessories

  • Woodstock wind chimes

  • Brumate

  • Olivia Riegel - high end picture frames, compact mirrors, jewelry holders and wedding accessories

  • Art of Tea

  • Capri Blue – including the number one selling candle 'Volcano'

  • Seda France - high end candles and diffusers

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