The SOLERI collection. Your dream dress for so many occasions. Throw on leggings and Grecian sandals in the spring, go barelegged and barefoot in the summers, and add a blazer and skinny jeans for going out for a drink with a friend. Made from an easy to wear cotton that has the feel of linen without the wrinkles. Fits most sizes as a dress or tunic. Feel it age with you - your new go-to dress. See the full LOOKBOOK here, shop the collection here.



::: SHELTER handbags and apparel are designed and made in the beautiful mountains of Asheville, North Carolina. We offer well-crafted, beautiful, and thoughtful designs that are elegant, rustic, and timeless. SHELTER is part of the SHELTER COLLECTIVE. We are designers and makers, from handbags to homes. Our interests lie at the intersection of art, craft, and design :::


Karie Reinertson earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts and has exhibited her paintings and illustrations in Washington, DC, San Francisco, CA, and Portland, OR.  Prior to SHELTER, she worked for an environmental design non-profit, was a design/build intern and chef for a school in Vermont, and traveled extensively internationally, volunteering for environmental education centers.  She is currently designing and making handbags and apparel here in the US that focus on beautiful, quality and sustainable materials. She is a designer for the SHELTER COLLECTIVE studio.

Robert Maddox earned his Master of Architecture from the Tulane School of Architecture. Having worked for architectural design firms In New Orleans, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Asheville, he is currently the architectural design principal of SHELTER COLLECTIVE.  As a designer and builder he embraces all aspects of the design process. Additionally, Rob can be found teaching a Home Design Build course at The Yestermorrow Design Build School in Vermont each summer.  For inquiries please contact Rob Maddox at sheltercollective@gmail.com


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