Maria & Dave

Maria and Dave tied the knot on November 15, 2014. These newlyweds said their "I dos" at the Garden Terrace, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? Dave and I met in 2011, when we were both working for the same big law firm in New York City. Dave shared an office with a dear friend of mine. I would visit her periodically, and for the first 3 months of those visits, I completely ignored Dave. With time, though started to realize how charming... Full Post >

Meet John Westmoreland

Have you heard the lovely music at The Fearrington Granary at dinnertime? John Westmoreland is the talented Chatham County artist who is playing jazz and classical music at The Granary on Monday & Tuesday evenings. We are excited to share a little more about Westmoreland and his love of music! What prompted your love of music? Honestly, I would say my love of music feels innate to my soul, but I was also lucky to grow up in a very musical environment. My father comes from a family... Full Post >

Q&A with Holly Gordon

We were thrilled to chat with Holly Gordon, for Magaschoni, before her trunk show at Dovecote on Saturday, February 14th and Sunday, February 15th. Here is what she shared with us about her favorite pieces this season! What three words best describe your line? “Modern," “colorful," and “effortless.” What has been your inspiration this season? The Magaschoni Spring 2015 Collection is centered around the colors and culture of Italy’s great cities. Warm neutrals inspired by... Full Post >

Q&A with Alicia Betts

We were excited to chat with Alicia Betts, our lovely representative for SKIF, before her trunk show at Dovecote on Saturday, February 7th and Sunday, February 8th. Here is what she shared with us about SKIF's collection this season! What has been your inspiration this season? There are alot of bold vivid brights in the collection this year. I believe a lover of SKIF is a woman of great style and confidence and wants to "stand out" of the crowd. She carries herself well and does not... Full Post >

Kara & John-Marcus

Kara and John-Marcus tied the knot on October 4, 2014. These newlyweds said their "I dos" under the Willow Oaks, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. 1. How did you and your partner meet? It's actually a funny story. We met at a party in Atlanta...twice. I met John-Marcus shortly after I graduated from college and moved from Massachusetts. During our conversation at this party, he promised to help me find a great apartment, so he asked for my email address and sent me a... Full Post >

Q&A with Priscilla Taylor

We were thrilled to chat with designer Priscilla Taylor, for P.Taylor Clothing, before her trunk show at Dovecote this Saturday, January 24th and Sunday, January 25th. Here is what she shared with us about her favorite pieces this season! What has been your inspiration this season? We were inspired by pastel colors with a shock of pink and turquoise. One of the images that inspired us the most is the vision of a sunset in Palm Springs - all of the fantastic colors that shine at the end... Full Post >

Karri & Eric

Karri and Eric tied the knot on July 5, 2014. These newlyweds said their "I dos" in the Crabapple Gardens and danced the night away at the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? After years of living 10 blocks apart from each other in New York City, it only took one day to meet through Match.com. Eric was encouraged by his sister to sign up after she met her husband through Match.com, and I was encouraged by my dad who was concerned about the quality of men lingering in... Full Post >

Marci & Weston

Weston and Marci tied the knot on August 30, 2014. These newlyweds said their "I dos" under the Pecan Trees, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? We met in middle school down in Southern Pines, N.C. but never spoke until we had both graduated from college, despite even running on the same track and cross country teams! Weston attended Tulane University and I attended University of San Diego. Tell us about the engagement? Weston had... Full Post >

The Perfect Final Touch

We asked Fearrington's Wine Director Maxmilian Kast if there was one wine he thought encompassed the holidays, and he had so many favorites he said it might take him until next Christmas to choose! He did decide on Domaine Tempier Bandol Rouge Cuvée Classic. "A wine that encompasses the holidays would be Domaine Tempier Bandol Rouge Cuvée Classic. It was one of the first wines I bought for Christmas in my early years as a Sommelier, and the scents and flavors of that wine from my... Full Post >

Stocking Stuffer Central

The staff at McIntyre's Books have compiled a list of their favorite stocking stuffers this holiday season. Check out some of their picks for the kids or to add some holiday cheer to your home! For Holiday Cheer Big Candy Canes: These sizable sweets are corn syrup free, available in Pomegranate or Cinnamon. Archivist candles in Holiday Scents: These hand poured soy candles are adorable adorned with festive red lids. 60 Fortune Cookies book Beltie Note cards... Full Post >