Our Story

Island Girl Boutique first opened in 2003 with Cheryl Klippel’s vision of fun, affordable fashion.  We carry a variety of trendy clothing, jewelry, footwear and offers Monogramming with a 48 hour turn-around.  There is something for women of every generation so please, stop on in and call yourself an island girl today!


After the success of opening The Pelican's Pouch in 2001, a unique gift and novelty shop, island girl was opened in 2003 in South Beach Marina Village by Cheryl Klippel. Inspired by her daughter, Emily. island girl started out as a children's boutique before expanding into the world of women's clothing and accessories.  island girl opened their next set of opportunities to what is now known as our sole location & Flagship store in Coligny Plaza in 2008. 
Now both island girl & The Pelican's Pouch are located in the one and only Coligny Plaza where you will always find the latest and trendiest pieces to add to your wardrobe!


Don't forget to visit our amazing Watusi Cafe, located on Pope Avenue, only minutes from our shop! With the freshest ingredients and the best pineapple mimosas on the island, Watusi is the spot for any breakfast, lunch, or brunch occasion! Watusi now has expanded hours from 4 pm - 8 pm with a new exciting evening menu! If there's a wait, take some time to look through their new gift shop where you will find unique treasures. 


Island Girl carries styles from brands you know and love like Jack Rogers, Bourbon & Boweties, Waxing Poetic, Lenny & Eva, Joy Susan, Hobo, Inis, Banded, XCVI, PPLA, Color Me Cotton,  Everly, She + Sky, Isobella & Chloe, plus much more. At island girl, you have endless options for all of your shopping needs! 


We always look out for your best interests and take care of you like our own. We want you to "Love" island girl and share it with all of your friends. Shout it from the Rooftops!!! Always "Shop Small" when you can and know that your generosity will never be taken for granted! Come and grow with us and let's continue to make island girl brand the best!