Stalworth Shoes and Layering

Something about September always rekindles our love of layering. Although we are still lounging in the summer sun, this month serves as a staunch reminder of the weather to come.

hoodie_pencil-5Whether it’s in denim or knits, with the dawning of fall, we’re looking towards layers as the way to stay comfortable while wearing out our summer staples. (Say a virtual hello our spontaneous model and sister, Maggie, who stopped by with coffee at the perfect time!)

hoodie_pencil-3With our hotter than hot afternoons and cooler mornings rolling in, our outfits require adaptability. What better way to prepare for a 40 degree fluctuation than a wrap sweater? It’s too early to retire our summer tops, so nudge them towards fall with a cozy knit.

hoodie_pencil-2hoodie_pencilAnd we’re certainly not rushing to bid farewell to the gorgeous sandals either. Handcrafted by local artist Jessica Brommer, each pair features all leather uppers, poplar sole, vibram tread and a 2.5″ heel. Buying local has never looked so good.

Find handmade shoes intriguing? She teaches classes! Check out Stalworth Shoes & Boots for more information.

This outfit is available in our downtown Asheville Boutique.

Handmade decoupage pendant, Retropage- $20
Blushing Cheetah Top, Sweet Rain- $26
Pepper Pencil Skirt, Level 99- $79
Hooded Wrap Cardigan, Tulle- $81
LeViva Poplar Sandals, Stalworth – $150

Thanks to Grace and Maggie for modeling and Paola Nazati for the photos.