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Caroline Criado Perez's Invisible Women

Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

When I first read an excerpt of this book I was enthralled - and enraged - and began to tell everyone I know about the design bias in our world - from medical research to crash test dummies to public transit... Criado-Perez delves deeply into the myriad ways the male body and typically masculine social rules / customs are not just preferred, but considered the automatic default. The...



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Daneen styling a mannequin with a Frank & Eileen shirt

TRUST ME…YOU’LL LOVE THIS: Frank & The Capelet

In our search for a great line of casual shirts to balance out our more tailored shirt offering, we discovered what has become one of our fastest growing collections in terms of popularity (evidenced when someone buys one shirt, and immediately comes back for two more!): Frank & Eileen. They do what they do really well, so if this is your aesthetic, you are going to love this...



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red orciani bags at dovecote

Sustainability can be luxurious!

I fell in love with ORCIANI during a trunk show we had at Dovecote in October 2018. October is my birthday month and I couldn’t help but treat myself to a new bag after following in LOVE with their bright red mini SVEVA handbag! This handbag was a bit of an investment for me and I bought it with the intention of stowing it away in my closet only to pull out for date night. To my surprise, I’m...



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food for change slow food relais & chateux

Food for Change

From October 4th to 6th, the chefs of Relais & Châteaux are taking part in the international Food For Change initiative to relay the essential message that combating climate change begins on the plate! Fearrington's own Executive Chef Colin Bedford has created a tasting menu featuring the sunchoke. Visit Relais & Châteaux's Instants magazine article to learn more about this global...



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long sleeve clarice shirt in white

TRUST ME…YOU’LL LOVE THIS: Hinson Wu

I love a great shirt. Whether classically tailored or more on the novel side, the key components for me are perfect fit and fabulous fabric. I maintain an edited stable of white shirts in my closet, and the pieces that carry over from season to season are those that fit the best, flattered the most, felt the most luxurious against my skin, wrinkled the least, and held up through a season of wear...



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Caroline & Derek’s Fearrington Wedding

Caroline and Derek tied the knot in the gardens under the willow oaks and then danced the night away in the barn. They had such a lovely day, despite a surprise rain storm! How did you and your partner meet? We met at a summer leadership camp with Fellowship of Christian Athletes. We were both camp counselors for teams of high school students. After a week of hanging out and serving together...



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Meet Roz and Kelly

Roz and Kelly Kerins moved to the Millcreek neighborhood in Fearrington Village last year. Learn more about why they chose to build in Fearrington Village. What brought you to Fearrington Village? We were drawn to Fearrington for many reasons. Geographically it was ideal because it is relatively close to the ocean and the mountains, and more importantly it is a very progressive, artistic,...



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Edmond Fallot Mustards at Nest

Edmond Fallot Mustards at Nest

Come by to see our new selection of Edmond Fallot Mustards. This family owned company produces some of the finest mustards around. Made in France, they will jazz up any party. We have a wide variety of flavors in stock. These mustards are good enough to eat out of the jar or on a fresh baguette. Add a little bit of vinegar for a wonderful salad dressing. The possibilities are endless. See you...



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woman holding sign advertising pajama sale at the spa

Summer Clearance

The Spa at Fearrington is having a Summer Clearance Sale. We are getting ready for the fall season to arrive so we will be clearing out some of our fabulous clothing. Frank & Eileen lounge wear, PJ Harlow tanks, Barefoot Dreams pajama sets and Eberjey camisoles are a few of the items we will have on sale for 50% off. Stop into the shop at The Spa at Fearrington and check out these fantastic...



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Daneen's office

TRUST ME…YOU’LL LOVE THIS: straw accessories

My love for straw goes back to grass mats on the floor of a summer cabin in Maine during my childhood, the little Nantucket baskets women carried as purses, and picnics served from hampers set on rocky outposts by the water. Straw has always been synonymous with my idea of chic, relaxed style. I  live on a lake in the north Georgia mountains and if you glance around our house, regardless of...



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