Fresh Island Style, authored by Alicia Rountree introduces the Mauritian art de vivre with casual entertaining and inspirations from a tropical place. This captivating and enriching book combines the vibrant colours of island lifestyle with wellness tips and leisure ideas, showing readers how to create casual gatherings as well as daily rituals to enhance their well-being.
Into a heavenly destination
Alicia Rountree – multi-talented entrepreneur and artist – draws her inspiration from her strong tropical roots, and aspires to promote more of Mauritius unique and peaceful lifestyle, through her guide. Besides the breathtaking scenery, she also shares recipes, anecdotes, and tips on achieving a healthy and balanced routine.
Co-written with the author Caitlin Leffel – renowned for her lifestyle books about New York – this guidebook takes you out of yourself, and aims to inspire and advise its readers. Spanning from picnics in an idyllic sandpit to sunset dinners on a beautiful beach, from invigorating lemongrass herbal tea recipes to avocado toast, this book has all the ingredients for a delectable read!
Alicia Rountree’s colourful journey
Highly skilled, Alicia Rountree has more than one string to her bow. She co-founded Tartinery restaurant in New York City, which opened in 2010; she is also a nutrition and wellness coach, a model, and a swimsuit designer…
In 2019, she successfully launched Alicia Swim, an eco-friendly line of swimwear made from econyl (a high-quality technical yarn created from regenerated nylon). Her upcoming collections include bed sheets and towels and a line of table linens.
Presently, Alicia Rountree is also an author. In the process of writing her book Fresh Island Style, she teamed up with well-known personalities as Glenda Bailey, the editor of Harper’s Bazaar, and Dewey Nicks, photographer and director, whose artwork was featured in magazines such as Vogue and GQ.
A beautiful dive into an inspiring book before heading to the dreamy beaches of Mauritius.