Category Archives: Casual Clothes

Draped

Do you ever feel like sometimes things just get complicated when they never really had to? Like making dentist appointments or getting our tires rotated, it’s actually so much simpler than we make it out to be with our procrastination and over-thinking. We say to ourselves, “it can’t be that easy!” Well, sometimes, it just is. Like in fashion and putting together an outfit for the day it’s easy to get lost in accessorizing or making the perfect combinations. Welcome the solution: the ROMPER! Yes! It’s comfortable, effortless, and completely eliminates any opportunity to over-complicate + over-think your outfit. These Everly Rompers are almost suspiciously comfortable (how can this be so easy?) and the neutral color and pattern allows you to add your own personal flare with shoes or jewelry. And it’s no secret that we love the Bardot off-the-shoulder trend right. Does anyone else think that the clavicle is one of the most underrated parts of the body? So pretty! So, how about just this once, you let it be this simple!

minx_november_2016-83minx_november_2016-85minx_november_2016-84minx_november_2016-92minx_november_2016-93minx_november_2016-87

Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Ellen’s Look
Halter-Neck Romper, Everly – $58
Shoes, Model’s Own

Breigh’s Look
Off the Shoulder Romper, Everly – $56
Navy Shoes, Seychelles – $183

Thanks to Ellen and Breigh for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

Make A Day of It

We hear it all the time – “I’m not a hat girl.” Or “I can ONLY wear skinny jeans.” Or “I just don’t want to draw attention to myself.” We understand having a reliable uniform and we understand the comforting feeling of wardrobe staples and go-to’s. In fact, they are an incredibly important part of building personal style. At the same time, its also easy to box ourselves into a comfort zone and start giving ourselves fashion rules that let us get away with self-deprecating thoughts and mantras. At Minx, we love gently encouraging our customers, and OURSELVES, to try something they never have (or have before and weren’t feeling at the time!) and start challenging these self-imposed fashion rules with empowerment being the ultimate goal. So –  toss on a hat, try out a bold print, or come grab that white button-down you’ve been eyeing that will always fit just right. Either way – we are here and we are in your corner!

minx_november_2016-26minx_november_2016-25minx_november_2016-16minx_november_2016-22minx_november_2016-23minx_november_2016-14

Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Mineral Blouse, Gentle Fawn – $75
“Lexie” Jean, Neuw Denim – $154
Sonya Booties, Dolce Vita – $147
Feltro Rasato (Hat), Borsalino – $229
Necklace, Mani Designs (locally made!) – $100
Colin Bag, Latico – $273
Ring, NY Jewelry  – $12

Thanks to Ellen for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

Mosaic

The Minxies are loving unexpected layering pieces this season- like these Neuw Denim Overalls. Gone are the days of only associating overalls with memories of romping around in the garden as children or painting your kitchen walls the perfect shade of salmon. Here we have paired these dark-wash overalls with a simple white long sleeve and black ankle booties from Frye. What really ties the entire look together is this Tracy Reese Overcoat, adding interest and warmth without completely over-shadowing the understated foundation. And can we take a minute to completely process how beautiful this Matt + Nat Crossbody bag is?! For those who have never crossed paths with this glorious brand- all of their pieces are made from 100% recycled materials. This vegan line puts an entirely new spin on what it means to be ethical and, still, incredibly fashionable and timeless. Sometimes it pays off to stick your nose out and see if there are any new spins on well-loved classics like overalls and leather accessories. You may just be surprised!

minx_november_2016-4minx_november_2016-6minx_november_2016-11

Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Collar Overcoat, Tracy Reese – $198
Long Sleeve Knit Top, RD Style – $48
Georgia Overalls, Neuw – $143
Ilana Booties, Frye – $269
Earrings, Seaworthy – $64
Phi Vintage Crossbody Bag, Matt and Nat  – $130

Thanks to Breigh for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

Island Time

lounge_pant-4lounge_pant-5lounge_pant-3lounge_pant-2

Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Standard Tee, Cheap Monday – $44
Lala Palm Drape Trousers, French Connection – $148
Necklace – $38
Constellation Sandals, Seychelles – $103
Leather iPad Clutch, Studio Caleidoscope – $63

Thanks to Grace for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

denim_denim-2 denim_denim-4 denim_denim-3 denim_denim-9 denim_denim-8

Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Bolt Oxford, Cheap Monday – $66
501 CT Jeans, Levis – $130
Polished Brass Necklace, Roost – $85
Corruption Sandals, Seychelles – $231

Thanks to Grace for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

Level 99, fitted vneck tshirt Level 99 Farah Flared High Rise denim white vneck tshirt, Level 99 Farah Flared High Rise denim Level 99 Level 99 Naomi West Denim Jacket Level 99 Jean JacketShop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Best Basic Tshirt, Minx – $12
Naomi West Denim Jacket, Level 99 – $132
Striped Bralette, Audrey 3H – $18
Farah Flared High Rise Jeans, Level 99 – $128
Necklace, Mata Traders – $18

Thanks to Grace for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.

Stay Home Club, Wear Boring is Best

 

Stay Home Club + LevisBoring is Best TeeStay Home Club Stay Home Club Tee ShirtLevis ShortsFrye Sandals, Ruth GladiatorStay Home Club Tee, Frye Ruth Gladiator Sandals Shop this look in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Boring is Best Tee, Stay Home Club (available at Minx Upstairs) – $30
Wedgie Fit Shorts in Golden West, Levi’s – $86
Basic Hoops, Minx – $12
Ruth Gladiator Sandals, Frye – $269
Leather Jacket, Model’s Own

Thanks to Grace for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography for the beautiful images.