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Sometimes with fashion and putting together an outfit outside of your routine uniform, it means putting together pieces you wouldn’t think would go together. Utilizing different textures and fabrics within the same look adds interest and depth. We are loving this look styled with a chunky knit sweater and lovely emerald skirt. While it may not be instinctual to have these two items together, you can see these opposites really play off each other in creating a cohesive look. If you’re trying out this trend for the first time, keeping each piece in the same color family may help add some comfort and congruence. Too cold for bare legs? Add some tights or a neutral sock and you are weather-ready!

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Shop similar looks in our Downtown Asheville boutique!

Ulitmate Knit Sweater, Neuw – $132
Knee-length Skirt, Current Air – $56
“Gaggle” Heels, Seychelles – $123
Tassel Necklace, Seaworthy – $95
Earrings, NY Jewelry – $12

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

Shopping on a set budget: the Ramona Romper

Under $60: one piece, lots of style.

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Introducing one of our favorite new pieces for summer: the Ramona Romper!

With her tiny peach floral print, tab cuffed sleeves, v-neck styling and nipped, elastic waist, she makes a simple to style outfit all in one piece. Sandals, clutch, earrings and a bandeau for modesty will have you out the door and on to adventure with ease.

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We love a floral print and coordinating stripe combination! This orange striped clutch by Nima is perfect with our Ramona Romper and great with almost everything else.

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We love providing the women of Asheville with affordable pieces that hit the high notes of style.

This look (minus the sandals) can be achieved for less than $60 and is available in our online store! For more budget-friendly shopping guidance, try shopping by price at MinxAsheville.com

Ramona Romper – $44
Bandeau, Nikibiki – $6
Orange Striped Clutch, Nima – $20
Earrings, Minx Accessories – $12
Siren Call Sandals, Seychelles – $99

Shop all Rompers + One Pieces Online

Thanks to Grace for modeling, and Paola Nazati Photography.

Styling Piko Top for Spring

Styling your Piko Tunic Dress

There’s more than one way to wear our best-selling Piko Tunic Dress. We are loving the look of layering a pair of colorful shorts like these Etoile Print darlings from Gentle Fawn underneath; with a casual side tuck for a little peek-a-boo effect. You can always wear your Piko shirts with leggings or jeans, but give this idea a try… you can thank us later.

Styling Piko Top for Spring

Piko Tunic Dress in Black – $40
Etoile Print Shorts, Gentle Fawn – $73
Playtime Pumps in Yellow, Seychelles – $92
Feline Sunnies in Black, AJ Morgan – $12

This outfit is available in our downtown Asheville boutique.

The Piko top and sunnies are also in our online shop.

A little more about Piko Shirts

These are oversized, boxy tops in a medium-weight knit, featuring drop shoulder seaming and long fitted sleeves. 95% bamboo, 5% spandex. Piko shirts’ fabric feel great in the hand and on the body. The bamboo/spandex blend makes them super-soft and gives a slight bounce with movement. The wide neckline looks chic worn off the shoulder a little or layered with necklaces and scarves. We carry a large range of colors from the popular black, grey, cream, and red to our new line of spring colors – aqua, bamboo, lilac, coral, and teal. View them all in our online Piko shop.

Black Piko Shirts

Caring for Piko Tops.

The tag suggests to machine wash and tumble dry low, but we Minxies have been wearing these Piko shirts for years and can tell you that laying them flat to dry will extend the lifetime of these babies. We fold them in thirds with the sleeves straightened out and tuck them away in a drawer or shelf. Hanging them up will warp the shape in an unsatisfactory way.

Thanks to Hickory Nut Gap Farm, Grace for modeling, and Paola Nazati Photography.

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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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Our Minx buyers have been having some serious fun on their latest trips and it shows in our spring inventory. Come shop our springy fresh racks and get loose to our updated iPod playlist. It’ll be pretty hard to leave without something cute in your bag and a spring in your step.

Pink Blow Knit Sweater, Cheap Monday – $92
Graphic Shorts, Love Riche – $44
Rock Candy Necklace, David Aubrey – $75
In the Sky Booties, Seychelles – $112
Double Bracelet, 31 Bits – $18

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

Maternity Friendly Foldover Maxi Skirt

You may have noticed that this Minxie has been missing from our photographs for the last few months… and this would be why! Breigh and her husband are expecting a baby girl in early November and she’s finally let us photograph her for the blog wearing a few of our maternity-friendly pieces. The stretch jersey foldover maxi skirt will accommodate bellies of almost any proportion. Worn over one of our trusty, super-soft Nikibiki tanks and layered with a fab cardigan, you’ll love rocking this look; pregnant or not!

This outfit is available in our online store.

Micro Stripe Maxi Skirt (more colors available in-store) – $30
Hip-Length Layering Cami in Peach Daiquiri, Nikibiki (also in-store) – $22
Super Soft 3/4 Sleeve Cardi, Piko (also in-store) – $38
Long Stamped Brass Necklace, Seaworthy (in-store only) – $74
Moon and Star Stud Set (in-store only) – $12
Sandals, Corey Lynn Calter for Seychelles (in-store only) – were $92, now $46
Inez Ring, by boe (in-store only) – $88

Thanks to Breigh for modeling and Paola Nazati Photography.

Ready for some sun!

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It’s getting pretty beachy in the back of the shop and in our online store these days. We have swimsuits from Echo Swimwear, cover-ups, sandals and totes. Come get inspired for your next trip. Or just prepare to be the most stylish lady of the French Broad.

Check out our Beach Bound Collection online for more sunny inspiration.

Some of these pieces are online and in-store, the swimsuit and sandals are in-store only.

Medallion Print Two-Piece, Echo Swimwear – $118
Tropical Traveler Tunic, Echo Swimwear – $88
Zodiac Pendant, Make Pie Not War – $40
Flip The Switch Sandals, Seychelles + Corey Lynn Calter – $92
Punched Stem Tarpaulin Tillie Bag, Orla Kiely – $101