Suki: Amazon Warrior Dressing

By Suki Bickett

with commentary by Editor Marcie Everhart

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Suki doesn’t waste any days offering the last remnants of summer’s sunshine by longing for fall.

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She reminds us how a gladiator sandal can “toughen up” a pretty dress with javelins of bright color shot through it. The dress also features an exotic-looking, split, metal torque as part of its neckline, making a necklace unnecessary.

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We definitely have a few more days of brilliant sunshine left here in Oklahoma.

The Real-Real Behind the Scenes

Here’s a fascinating article on the history of the metal (gold) torque worn by Iron Age Celts as a key object, identifying the wearer as a person of high rank.

Shopping Links

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ECI Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress, Macy’s, $53.

Sanctuary Levels of the Desert Handkerchief Hem Dress, Macy’s, $84.

Adrianna Papell Printed Striped Maze Halter Dress, 6 pm, $60.

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Franda Gladiator Sandals, GUESS, $36.

SODA T-Strap Gladiator Sandals, Tilly’s, $20.

 

*Photos of Suki by Darrin Presley

 

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