Make It Your Own Tips!

A few tips from our stylists on how to make any outfit truly yours! Stylist: Emma Fit Notice we said fit, not size. In order to feel most yourself, you must feel comfortable. That means trying everything on and finding what feels right. Remember sizes are ambiguous numbers that change by brand, fabric and style. It may take a bit longer to find your fit, but just think of it as dress-up. We're never too old for that. Stylist: Marta Layering Start with the basics -- a high quality... Full Post >

Make It Your Own Monday

Welcome back to Dovecote Style's new blog series: Make It Your Own Monday! Item of the Month: P. Taylor Shirts The P. Taylor brand based in New York, provides classic button up shirts that provide style, function and fit in equal measure. Each handmade shirt is a blend of cotton and polyester or cotton and nylon for superb wearability.  The fabrics feel heavenly, travel perfectly and wash easily (machine-washable in cold water, hang to dry). With a rainbow of colors and styles to... Full Post >

Make It Your Own Monday

To celebrate a New Year, Dovecote Style is starting a new blog series: Make It Your Own Monday! We offer fabulous multi-generational shopping at Dovecote. No matter what your age, it is all about the styling! Every month we will select a basic ensemble,  a key accessory of the season, or focus on special event dressing -  and each week of that month, one of our four stylists will show you how to make it work for your age and style! Stop by our blog every Monday to see how to make it your... Full Post >

Joanna Maxham Handbags

We have a new line of handbags from Joanna Maxham in the shop and they are to die for! Boasting supple leather and unique shapes, these bags are just as beautiful as they are practical. Gorgeous colors and subtle details make them feel luxurious, but they're durable enough to wear every day. Having collaborated with small ateliers in Europe and having hand inspected each one, Joanna makes sure that each bag is perfect. This is definitely one of our very favorite accessories in... Full Post >

Gift Guide – Last Minute Gifts

The end of the holiday season is fast approaching - are you still missing gifts for a few special individuals? Don't fret, it happens to the best of us! Here at Dovecote Style, we've got plenty of easy gift ideas that don't feel like time ran away from you. First, there's jewelry. There is always jewelry. We have beautiful items from Ann Lightfoot, Mark Edge and Bittersweet Designs, just to name a few. From sweet and delicate to funky and chunky, we've got the perfect piece for... Full Post >

Gift Guide – The Bar Aficionado

The bar aficionado has an impeccable eye for fancy spirits and fabulous soirees. They're always in the know about the latest cocktail trends and tough to impress, but we've got just the thing for these connoisseurs! Firstly, there's the Coravin. Coravin is a device that let's you pour a glass of wine without removing a cork and risk spoiling your wine. Imagine the possibilities! That bottle that's been in the cellar for a while and you're not sure if it's quite at its peak? Take it... Full Post >

Transformation Tuesday

For today's transformation, we've taken a casual look and transformed it into a more business-like ensemble, utilizing our Jeniger jacket and Miley pant in winter white from Equestrian Designs. We also have the same suit in a uniquely beautiful taupe in the shop. We've paired this suit with one of our Bosca leather notebook covers because who says women can't shop in the men's department? We've then taken this daytime business attire and transformed to nighttime chic. Here at Dovecote... Full Post >

Gift Guide – The Dog Lover

Fearrington Village is a dog lovers haven, from dog treats at Dovecote Style to water bowls outside of The Goat, we love when owners bring their furry friends to roam the Village Center. Our 2014 Holiday Gift Ideas included great presents for the dog lovers on your holiday shopping list, but we couldn't stop there! Dovecote has precious dog collars for your favorite pooch, gorgeous coffee table books, and oodles of adorable home decor to celebrate "wo-man's best friend!" These items are... Full Post >

Perfect Holiday Decorations with Dovecote!

At Dovecote, we've got a little something for everyone. No matter your taste, it's guaranteed to be good taste! Choose from an assortment of seasonal decor, from beautiful glittery birds to precious mini snow-covered house ornaments surrounded by delicate trees. Here are some of our favorite ways to "fa-la-la" in love with the spirit of decorating! Have someone in your life who you just couldn't live without? Tell them with a sparkly anchor ornament, perfect for newlyweds! Do you... Full Post >

Gift Guide – The Jet Setter

Travel is an essential part of the holidays. Whether by car, plane, train or boat, everyone travels, even if it's just down the road, to spend time with their loved ones. The long lines, packing and stress are not everyone's cup of tea, but we all know those who love the thrill of new places and travel often-the jet setter! Here are a few pieces special for the frequent-fliers on your list. We adore just about anything from Alicia Adams Alpaca, especially their travel throws. Although they... Full Post >