In anxiously awaiting the cooler temperatures, seeking the latest fashion trends and maintaining some organization as fall schedules pick up, we’re in the market to do some finding. Luckily, we’ve trusted some of our favorite local spots to give us an incredible lineup of 22 items that will give you quite the wish list this month. From fall fashions to seasonal decor, and everything in between, happy September finding, friends!
We can’t think of anything we couldn’t accomplish in the Emma d’Orsay Oxford shoes from Nisolo. These sleek and comfortable leather shoes will quickly become your daily go-to. Available in wheat, black and clay for $188, these fall slip-ons are the shoe that will pair with any outfit and instantly transport you to an autumn stroll in France.
We don’t think we will ever not need an essential denim jacket – they seem to go with just about anything. This light wash version from Pieces Boutique for $76 is a wardrobe staple that will leave you ready for the limbo season between summer and fall with a layer that is both light and chic!
If there’s anything we know to be true, it’s that the email from Tinwings featuring the weekly quiche special is an important one. For anyone looking for an easy, fresh and ready-made dish to take home, these quiches from Tinwings owner Lee Ann and her team are certainly a must. Order this week’s special – spinach, mushroom, onion and goat cheese – online for $30 or call to reserve yours and make a special flavor request with 24 hours notice!
Whether you’re concocting a seasonal cocktail, needing an extra splash of sweet in your tea or seeking a slight tweak to any baked good, these French-flavored syrups from Little Gourmand will not let you down. Available in rose, vanilla and violet flavors, these bottles, $18.50 each, will have you seeking bulk orders. Owner Guenievre Milliner shares her insider trick: she loves to add them to fruit salads for an extra sweet touch!
Cast iron skillet
To properly prep for all the warm and delicious dishes of the coming season, we’re in need of some serious kitchenware. The FINEX cast iron collection at The Kitchen Nashville provides just the materials to cook your fall menu items with skillets and pots that are reliable, versatile and beautiful. Get this skillet for $194.95 and the lid for $74.95. Happy fall cooking!
FOR THE GUYS
With a new season approaching, let’s not forget that the guys need some seasonal fashion finds as well. Get the guy in your life a piece that will finish off any fall outfit with a sophisticated and tasteful touch: a Brunello Cucinelli pocket square from Oak Hall. Swing by the store in Green Hills to shop the cool selection of patterns for $225 each, and you will likely be impressed with a multitude of other great menswear essentials for the season ahead.
The search is over for a pant that boasts functionality, comfort and fashion. The Five Pocket Stretch Pant from Onward Reserve for $145 fits like a jean to provide an easy and versatile staple piece that guys will surely want in multiple colors. Available (from left) in walnut, olive, stone, steel grey, British khaki and denim, these fall pants will be a huge hit.
It’s not officially fall until we see pumpkin decor around the house. These colorful velvet pumpkins from Maxi B. Home are just the thing to add a fun, seasonal touch to any room in the house. Available in varying sizes and colors, with prices that range from $10 to $95, the pumpkins each have a real stem that the maker herself personally signs. You will be eagerly brainstorming ways to rearrange them to create unique displays in no time!
Don’t forfeit style for storage. This fun bamboo basket side table from OAK Nashville, $138, will store your miscellaneous bedside items or sit beautifully in your living area to store blankets. The possibilities are endless for where in your home you can place this lightweight and versatile side table.
Will there ever be a day where we feel like we have all the throw pillows we need? Probably not. Right now, we are especially loving these grey-accented pillows from Marketplace Interiors for $275 and $396. Tie in the colors of a room with these patterned pillows that provide just the finishing touch on a bed or sofa that you’ve been needing!
One glance at this hanging piece each morning is sure to immediately brighten anyone’s day. Give this sunburst mirror a prime spot on your wall for decor that bridges antique and modern styles to bring effortless art to any room. Find this piece for $285 at Harpeth Gallery.
FOR THE KIDS
We are swooning over this baby wrap from Arcade. Get your little ones outfitted in the colors of fall while keeping them bundled and ready for any apple-picking adventures. Shop this wrap for $150, and check out the other adorable items from this line – you won’t be able to put them in anything else!
We are already picturing all of the hot apple ciders, seasonal lattes and hot chocolates we will enjoy this fall. We can’t think of a better way to grip your go-to autumn drink than with a campfire-style mug from your favorite stop for tastefully curated goods: White’s Mercantile. Welcome your visitors, or send a gift that says “with love from Nashville” with one (or many) of these mugs for $15 each.
We’re jumping on board with Goo Goo Clusters for their celebration of September, as they continue to roll out featured flavors inspired by local chefs in the Summer Chef Series. In the first half of the last month of the series, enjoy flavors like Snack Town USA by Andy Little of Josephine (pictured below) and Spicy Peach by Kahlil Arnold of Arnold’s. Stay tuned for more upcoming releases, and welcome your newest sweet addiction for $8.99.
If you’ve ever glanced at your daily planner in total exhaustion over the clutter of activities and scheduling craziness of the fall, we’ve got a calendar for you. The adorable Karen Adams calendar box from The Paper Place is just the thing to sit on a desk or even kitchen counter and help you keep track of the month ahead. And it’s so beautiful, it even comes with an easel. This September, give the gift of ease in a season of busy for $66.
Flowers & tote
Even though summer is almost wrapped up, the days of fresh flowers are certainly not a forgotten love. Bring the colors and scents of fall into the home with a fresh bouquet from Green Door Gourmet. Snag yours now from this beautiful West Nashville farm (prices vary based on selection) in a $28 sunflower tote. If you want to really step up your floral game, check out Green Door Gourmet’s 2018 Flower Share Subscription to give or receive eight weeks of flowers in September and October for $200.
Lighten up any mundane space with these pewter bee magnets from Merridian Home Furnishings. The set of six gold magnets for $13 will add a sweet touch to any home or office area and make a holder for pictures on cabinets and refrigerators or a “clean or dirty” dishwasher note.
Elizabeth Locke Ring
We are excited to be able to finally shop Elizabeth Locke’s jewelry in Nashville! You can now find this beloved collection at King Jewelers. When it comes to finding fine jewelry that is both stylish and timeless, we know that it is many times no small investment. The Elizabeth Locke brand is known for having fans who build their own collection over time as to have one piece usually leads to another … This 19K Yellow Gold Diamond Grazing Horse Ring features a hammered and matte finish and is set with two round diamonds. Find it at King Jewelers for $4,050. SB TIP: Stop by the Elizabeth Locke Trunk Show at King Jewelers on Thursday, October 4 to see her latest work and perhaps start planting the seeds for your holiday wishlist!
Absolutely dazzle in these exquisite 18K gold earrings from E.J. Sain Jewelry Company. These intricate drop earrings are certainly a splurge that will give your most elegant looks an outstanding finish. You won’t be able to take your eyes off of these $6,500 sparkling pieces.
Illuminate your entryways with this most stunning of light fixtures. This hand-forged Vera sconce from Ironware is one of the newer pieces in their incredible sculptural design collection, and it surely impresses. Available in many different finishes (shown here in the antique bronze finish), this is a piece worthy of the $3,755 investment for your home.
When SB + ABLE collaborate, beautiful things happen! This special BKDG extension of the ‘Be Kind Do Good’ sentiment as seen on various tees also available at SB Shop, comes to you on a 14k gold-filled bar, made by hand from ABLE right here in Nashville. Get yours for $54 now and feel inspired by this motto daily!
We’ve always known that OMI Beads from SB Shop are perfect for any season, and this black and gold set is no exception. Perfect for a dressier evening out, for your darker fall wardrobe and a special nod to you Vanderbilt fans, this set is just the find to complete your September look. Get the set of three beaded bracelets made with semi-precious stones right here in Tennessee for $75, and fall in love with all the ways you can wear them.
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