Fearrington’s wine program is delighted to offer 10% off six or more bottles of wine purchased at The Goat! Whether you ask The Goat’s wine guru to mix and match a custom case, or you choose the bottles yourself, you’ll enjoy wines from hand-selected producers at a great value!
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September 21, 2016 9:30 AM | By Wedding Planners | No Comments
Even weddings with lots of guests can feel cozy! Read for some tips from our wedding planners on how to make a large reception feel intimate.
Take advantage of throw pillows and cushions in lounge areas – these are great spaces for guests to relax and feel comfortable. Using rugs and piping or draping to create screened off spaces also shape an intimate vibe.
Don’t forget about music, candle light and greenery to make rooms less harsh and more inviting. Add a comfort-cocktail and guests will real right at home!
Sound like your dream reception? See more pictures on our Pinterest, and contact our wedding team to begin designing your special day!
Photography by Heidi Geldhauser & Krystal Kast Photography.
At The Goat
For this week's spotlight we are travelling to Italy, where there is always plenty of delicious wines to indulge in!
At The Goat, we love to focus on wines that are not only delicious, but also a great value. Ca' del Sarto's wines fit this description perfectly and are a great addition to any dinner table.
Ca' del Sarto is a unique collaboration between Enotec Imports and local vintners that started in 1998. Since then, they have produced wines all over Italy, focusing the quality of... Full Post >
We've covered handbags, so naturally it's time to cover everyone's favorite accessory: shoes.
Though we'd like to say every pair of shoes we have in our closets is absolutely essential to our lives, it really boils down to seven pairs. Do you have these in your closet?
Everyday heel: these are the ones that you can wear to work, to cocktails, and everywhere in between. They are comfortable, they are simple, and they are sturdy. Definitely a necessity.
Statement heel: here... Full Post >
In Our Gardens
Fearrington is enjoying it's best butterfly season in memory. Guests are sure to see beautiful yellow butterflies almost anywhere while strolling the grounds. There are dozens in the plants behind Roost, the cutting gardens, and even in Jenny’s Garden, and in front of the Granary.
The most common butterfly is the Eastern Swallowtail, the beautiful yellow flier that has been everywhere all summer. If you look closely you can see lots of yellow and a few black forms – all males are... Full Post >
We have quite the jet-set clientele at Dovecote. We are asked on a daily basis "what's the best outfit for traveling?" and we have the answer for you!
Well, we have a couple answers. Because who doesn't love options?
If you are solely traveling (and, thus, crashing onto your bed as soon as you arrive at your destination), we recommend a simple cotton t-shirt from Wilt and ponte leggings from Magaschoni. These are comfortable, breathable, and can double as pajamas if you just... Full Post >
At McIntyre's Books
A little sawdust with your pasta? Unless you are grating your Parm yourself from a block of cheese actually made in Parma, Italy, this may be your indistinct pleasure. Kobe beef, EVOO, truffles, balsamic vinegar, sushi, all manner of cheeses, wines, scotch: these are commonplace imposters and fakes, running the gamut from ethically gray to illegal and dangerous. Food counterfeiting is big business, so grab this book to keep it real.
Stop by McIntyre's to pick up Real Food Fake... Full Post >