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Bending the Rules

Let’s be honest – the fun and creativity of fashion and self-expression can kind of get pushed aside by “rules” you hear about as your brought up. Things like: you cant wear white after Labor Day (where did that rule even come from?!), or you cant wear black and brown together, or this body shape can only wear this silhouette. These parameters probably originated with good intentions, but at this point we are ready to leave those in the past! No matter what the season, you shouldn’t feel obligated to banish some shades to the back of the closet. Pastel shades are a typically-found Spring and Summertime staple, but why not in winter? Winter white is a thing, after all! This beautiful lilac coat is the perfect winter jacket that isn’t your typical darker color shade. Everything around you may say to Go Dark this Winter, but don’t feel like you have to if those lilacs and pale yellows and creams are calling your name! Fashion rules are meant to be broken!

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Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Blossom High Neck Top, Just Female – $123
Belvedere Slim Jean in “Tuscany”, Fidelity – $204
Sette Wool Coat, Just Female – $290
“Oprah” Mary Jane Heels, Chelsea Crew – $58

Thanks to Sara Jane for modeling, Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images, and Fleetwoods for the perfect backdrop.

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We love a good juxtaposition at Minx HQ and this combination of vintage floral and modern cropped styling is just right. Whether you get both Keswick floral pieces or one or the other, you will love having this fresh print at the ready.

Grab the clothes in our online store and the shoes/necklace in store.

Keswick Crop Top (online) – $29
Keswick A-line Skirt (online) – $39
Faux Leather Bomber, Piko – Minx last year (stylist’s own)
Flag Necklace, Larrisa Loden – $44
Cayenne Sandals, Seychelles – $72

Thanks to The Regeneration Station, Heather for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography.

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This outfit is available in our downtown boutique.

Sherri Sweater Tee in Lime, Kerisma  – $36
Floral Tunic in Teal, Navy, Green or Pink, Fun2Fun  – $38
Pencil Skirt in Mustard or Royal Blue, Love Riche – $41
Watch, Minx Accessories – $36
Beaded Collar in Moss (bottom photo), Minx Accessories (available online) – $40
Petra Necklace in Teal Mint (top photo), Loren Hope (available online) – $74
Platform Sandals, Eric Michaels – $132
Wedge Sandals, Eric Michaels – $132

Thanks to Paola Nazati Photography.

A Day in the Park

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Day in the Park Floral Tunic

This look is just so perfectly springy. It makes us long for days in the park and basking in the sunshine with friends. Whether dressed up with lovely wedges, or played down with skimmers, you’ll be happy you picked up these festive pieces!

This entire outfit is available in our online store.

Day in the Park Floral Buttondown, Very J. (in-store and online) – $50
Tahitian Tap Shorts in Hot Lava, Ark & Co. – $54
Layering Bandeau (more colors available), Nikibiki – $6
Bronte Beaded Necklace, David Aubrey (in-store and online) – $62
Thyme Suede Wedges in Teal, Seychelles – $99

Thanks to Grace for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography.

Flower Power

cute spring outfit ideashoes at minxIt’s almost time to pull all of your shorts out of hibernation; and when you do, pair ’em up with some fun florals! Our latest shipment of easy to wear, lightweight tunics has us asking ourselves, not “which one”, “but how many?!” Choose your favorite floral print clutch or bag – like these darlings by Orla Kiely in her Sweet Pea Print – and finish off the look with tonal footwear. Here are a few choices from our downtown boutique to daydream about… Or better yet, stop by and take home a pair of your favorites today!

Parts of this outfit are available online and in our downtown boutique.

Shayla Tab Cuff Shorts, Level 99 – $84
Flower Tunic, Cals – $48
Long Beaded Necklace, David Aubrey – $141
Sweet Pea Print Double Zip Pouch, Orla Kiely (in-store & online) – $77
Razia Flats in Acid Sorbet, Dolce Vita – $103

(Clockwise from bottom left) Razia Flats in Acid Sorbet, Dolce Vita – $103
Emma Vagnetta Heels in Natural/Navy, Coclico – $354
Erika Ankle Strap Heels, Coclico – $324
Bright Idea Wedges in Clay, BC Footwear – $88
Model Citizen Flats in Stone, Seychelles – $88
Sweet Pea Print Handbag, Orla Kiely (in-store & online) – $141

Photography by Paola Nazati.

a little spring in your step

Put a little spring in your step with this beautiful floral blouse by Coveted. It’s the perfect now and later piece. Whether it’s worn with a cardigan over it or a long-sleeved tee under it, this top can go the distance. And let’s not forget about our current favorite denim trend… cropped skinnies! They are fantastic with your favorite heels, they slide right into boots, and look super cool cuffed with socks and oxfords.

floral blouse, Coveted – $39
hidden hills high-rise cropped jeans, Paige Premium Denim – $157
grey cardigan, Tulle – $38
bone earrings, Seven Swans (local) – $38
desert boots, Dolce Vita – were $178, now $89
mustard bag, Latico – $174

Photography by Jameykay Young.