Contributor Profile

Daneen Eaton, Merchandising Manager

Upon graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1977, Daneen worked for Fitch Creations for 6 years, soon after Fearrington began. Among her contributions: identifying the Belted Galloway cows that subsequently became our unofficial mascots, and beautifully illustrating Jenny Fitch’s Fearrington House Cookbook. She rejoined in 2007 and has since overseen merchandising and visual displays for our shops. Check out Daneen's Pinterest page and blog for fashion trends and to see what Dovecote has in its shops!

Cozy Up!

“F” is for Fall, Football…..Flannel! Our plaid brushed cotton Teton tunics from C.P. Shades are a perfect weight for this transitional weather -- especially when paired with our ever-popular Equestrian leggings and Dav boots. From sumptuous cashmere sweaters and scarves to lambswool throws and decorative pillows, the season has never been more colorful. And for the guys -- our lighter-weight, slimmer cut Harris Tweed jacket with a handsome wool pocket square looks more modern than ever.... Full Post >

DAV Footwear

I so love it when chic marries up with practicality!  Crafted with ultra plush linings, padded insoles and contour fit technology, DAV fashion-forward footwear proves that great style can be practical as well as comfortable!  Many DAV styles can be rolled up to fit in your luggage or carry-on! Pair with our tailored Equestrian pants for a sleek, seamless leg - ready to be jazzed up or toned down with your choice of top dressing.  Perfect for dog-walking in the country...or an evening stroll... Full Post >

This Week’s Additional Designer: A. Barclay

We are delighted to welcome scarf designer Anna Barclay Sibley and her gorgeous collection – A. Barclay – to our Trunk Show line-up this weekend! A.BARCLAY is an evolving collection of scarves and resort wraps made with 100% natural fibers and handcrafted by Italian artisans. They offer unique and rich designs in varied weights making this collection suitable for a range of climates: cashmere for Fall football games and snowy NY days, light-as-a-feather linen for California climates and... Full Post >

Transition to Fall

Our end-of-summer sale continues with 50% off our Chalet linens! Paired with our new Fall scarves and accessories, these darker linens are the perfect answer for our climate when you want to look a bit more like Fall even though the temperature still feels like Summer! OUT OF THE BOX this week: stunning new scarves in rich autumn colors! For more of what’s new, follow my Dovecote Style board on Pinterest! Full Post >

Once in A Red, White & Blue Moon Sale!

Don't miss this rare opportunity to purchase timeless Chalet styles in White and Rose linen and dreamy cotton krinkle! 50% off for the month of July! Lots of warm weather to go! See some of the styles here. For more of what’s new, follow my Dovecote Style board on Pinterest! Full Post >

Melon Slice

What could be yummier than our glass bead clutch in the most delicious shade of cantaloupe? The perfect finishing touch for our linen shifts or white jeans and a tee. Summer just got cooler. For more of what’s new, follow my Dovecote Style board on Pinterest! Full Post >

Shift to Summer

Our chic Jackie O-inspired linen shifts are the perfect transition to summer! For daytime, add a pair of clear woven flats, dark glasses and string of white feldspar "pearls" from Ann Lightfoot for a fresh take on an iconic look. Shift to evening with the addition of colorful handmade bohemian earrings from Miguel Ases and glass beaded clutch for a festive night on the town. Our "Ilene" dress shown here is available in white, stone, vintage, moss and rose. Decisions. Decisions! For more of... Full Post >

Bright Idea

Add a playful twist to sophisticated neutrals with a color-pop cross body bag. Stop in and see our brilliant collection of colorful accessories and instantly update your summer wardrobe. We are full of bright ideas this season! For more of what's new, follow my Dovecote Style board on Pinterest! Full Post >


Sail into summer with a nautical flair! Have you noticed that anchors are everywhere this season - from totes to tabletop! I especially loved these diminutive gold anchor earrings from We Dream in Colour and just had to have them! Watch this trend surfacing throughout Dovecote this season on items such as tablecloths, pitchers, aprons and cosmetic bags. Full Post >

In Clear View

We have our eyes set on one of the biggest trends of the season: CLEAR accessories! From chunky resin necklaces to see-thru ballet flats (like walking barefoot!), these fun accessories are light as air! Stop in and see how we clearly have this season covered! Full Post >