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Vintage blue-and-black cape by Yves Saint Laurent, $790, at Baggio. Black-and-blue multi-print shorts by Ecote, $49; black hosiery with knee pad accent, $14; black knit beanie, $16, all at Urban Outfitters. Black leather gold-studded gloves by Kate Spade, $158, at Monkee’s. Sterling-silver and 18-karat-gold cross charm bracelet, $2,200; sterling-silver and 18-karat yellow-gold and faceted blue topaz earrings, $1,450, both by Konstantino at Schwarzschild Jewelers. Black leather belted boots by Coach, $165, at Tunic Boutique & Consignment.
Photography: Matt Licari
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Black multi-silk houndstooth blouse by Equipment, $228; heather-gray sweatshirt with pockets by Marni, $495, both at Nordstrom. Green silk slacks by Etro, $170, at Baggio. Red houndstooth scarf by Fraas, $30; amber topaz ring, $350; green-quartz and copper ring, $125, all at Silver Parrot Boutique. Rose-gold and onyx ring, $496; 18-karat emerald and diamond ring, $2,697, both at Cocoanut Jewelry. 14-karat yellow-gold and emerald studs, $790; 22-karat yellow-gold double-link necklace, $1,525; 14-karat yellow-gold Geneva watch pendant, $7,500, all at Schwarzschild Jewelers. Red leather multi-buckle pump heels by Michael Kors, $265, at Saxon Shoes.
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Above: Oatmeal mohair and wool cardigan by Laura Ashley, $32; multi-floral sequin crop top by Vivienne Tam, $78, both at Indigo Avenue. Black houndstooth wool skirt by Classiques Entier, $178, at Nordstrom. Rose-gold and onyx ring, $496, at Cocoanut Jewelry. 14-karat yellow-gold enamel tassel bracelet, $7,500; 22-karat yellow-gold double-link necklace, $1,525, both at Schwarzschild Jewelers.
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Black silk corset by Gucci, $890, at Baggio. Black quilted vegan pants by Bycorpus, $89, at Urban Outfitters. 18-karat yellow-gold peridot pendant, $11,000; 18-karat yellow-gold cushion peridot and diamond ring, $13,050; 18-karat yellow-gold peridot pastels bracelet, $13,360, all by Charles Krypell; 18-karat yellow-gold square emerald and diamond ring, $3,495, all at Schwarzschild Jewelers.
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White silk gown by Alberta Ferretti, $1,360, at Baggio. Sterling-silver and 18-karat yellow-gold faceted blue topaz bracelet, $6,950; sterling rock crystal mother-of-pearl earrings, $1,360, both by Konstantino at Schwarzschild Jewelers.
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Champagne silk chemise by Stella McCartney, $250; cream silk robe by Beautiful Bottoms, $145, both at Derriere de Soie. Sterling-silver and 18-karat yellow-gold faceted blue topaz earrings by Konstantino, $995, at Schwarzschild Jewelers.
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Black knit zip-up sweater by St. John, $88, at Indigo Avenue. Gray camisole by Nikibiki, $18, at Lulu Luxuries. Skinny ankle jeans by Joe’s Jeans, $185, at South Moon Under. Sterling-silver cuffs, $240 and $277; rose-gold and onyx ring, $496, all at Cocoanut Jewelry. Sterling-silver anchor-link bracelet, $69; sterling-silver anchor-link necklace, $149, both at Silver Parrot Boutique. Saddle-and-white pony-hair flats by Sam Edelman, $150, at Saxon Shoes.
Styling: Lauren Healy
Model: Jennifer Daniels, Major Model Management
Hair: Elijah Greene, eligreenebeauty.webs.com
Nestled in the rolling hills of Manakin-Sabot, Dover Hall opened to the public as an event venue in November. With a 2,400-square-foot ballroom, 10 bedroom suites and 25 bathrooms, the Tudor-inspired manor is equipped for grand parties, but what’s a girl to do in a big empty house after the last guest has departed? In the following pages, we follow our own Daisy Buchanan as she explores the expansive estate only to find that luxury is less fun when there’s no one to share it with.