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jess Smith -Mar 09, 2009, 12:33AM
such stylish office ladies!
Ella -Mar 08, 2009, 10:37AM
hi! I would like to know what black boots the girl in the last picture is wearing. they are awesome. email please! thanks.

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move over snuggie

…’cause it’s apparently time for the couch dress!

Via Jezebel.

coffee -Mar 13, 2009, 1:22PM
Snuggies are all the rage night now
Jen dell -Mar 05, 2009, 10:01PM
I dont understand what this is at all

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Genetic is our new favorite denim brand! So many people in the home office have them and have made them their everyday jeans. These home office girls pictured are some of the happy customers! (including myself! I got a phone call during the picuture taking.)
What we love is how super comfy they are and the great fit. The wash is really detailed with wear and whiskers, and the holes give them some attitude. But they are still subtle so you can wear them every day.
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The blue Shane Cigarette style was such a hit that we started adding some new styles. We have the Billie cuffed shorts, a metallic shiny style, the James in an awesome black stone wash with an ankle zipper, and a few more too! Check out all the Genetics.

Jen -Mar 06, 2009, 5:42PM
gasp, is miss dread head wearing a recycled scrap fabric cuff?? i hope she made hers! gasp, is miss dread head wearing a recycled scrap fabric cuff?? i hope she made hers! <3 threadbanger
pruittfpgirl -Mar 05, 2009, 9:50AM
KATIE! you look so CUTE in that pic of you on the phone!!!!

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As someone who really enjoys watching people, this video just delights me! On a vacation in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan, some people put their camera on the conveyor belt at a local sushi restaurant. I love watching everyone’s reactions as they notice (or don’t notice) the camera rolling by! It’s like a little seven minute vacation…

Via Metafilter.

Chloe C. -Mar 05, 2009, 12:41PM
Thanks for the trip! I liked how everyone seemed so good natured & not crabby. I was very curious about those stacks of plates!?& couldn't figure out the plate system.
pruittfpgirl -Mar 04, 2009, 1:35PM
haha! I totally agree, I think when the camera went into the kitchen is my favorite part!

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earring fashion

Have you guys seen these behind-the-ear earrings that have been popping up lately?

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There are pictures featuring them floating around the internet, but I haven’t really seen information about them. I like them! Do you? Would you wear them? Have you heard anything about them? How on earth do they stay on?
Pictures via Fashion Fille.

Dana -Mar 10, 2009, 5:07PM
The model that designed them years ago is named "Anouk Lepere." She never had her ears pierced, but still wanted to wear earrings, so she designed pieces similar to these back in 2002. I can't really find any other info online, and I know this comment is a wee bit late, but better late than never! p.s. this has got to be the most adorable blog ever to grace the internet
Savanna -Mar 04, 2009, 4:20PM
I saw a pair in Nylon and they were Limi Feu earrings but I can't find anything else about them online such as purchasing them.

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Ah! I want a book ring by Ana Cardim! So cute, and I’d never forget anything again!

e liquid -Apr 28, 2009, 1:19AM
Cute idea for book lovers.
Esoteric -Apr 24, 2009, 12:04AM
Oh my, quite lovely. /hug

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notgeld

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I am obsessed by the graphics on these antique German notgeld, or emergency money. Notgeld was printed by small municipalities and town banks in Germany from WWI through the 1920′s and 30′s. Though it was not legal currency, it was generally accepted, and actually proved useful due to the outrageous inflation in Germany at the time. These scans are all from Flickr user Iliazd, who has an awesome notgeld set with something like 900 different marks in it! If you love sweet graphics or history, or both, be sure to give it a browse.
Via Dark Roasted Blend.

Check out some of the sweet outfits people are sporting around the office today!

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heather -Mar 03, 2009, 8:45PM
Hi Cadah! There is lots of cool stuff near the Best Western- a lot of my friends stay there when they come into town. There is a Whole Foods on Callowhill between 20th and 21 st if you want snacks or a quick breakfast or lunch. If you like beer the Belgian Cafe on 21 st and Green has an amazing selection and a good brunch/dinner menu. If you walk a few blocks north on 22nd, Fairmount Ave has the historic/spooky Eastern State Penitentiary and some restaurants and little shops. You are also super close to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Franklin Institute, the Rodin Museum and the Academy of Natural Sciences. The Mutter Museum is also about 15 minute walk away-North on 22nd St between Market and Chestnut. Hope this helps and that you have fun! xoxo heather
Cadah -Mar 02, 2009, 10:19PM
We'll be there March 23-26. We just booked a room at Best Western Center City Hotel to save some money. It's located at 501 N 22nd Street. From what I can tell on a map it's pretty close to some good museums and a trolley line that can take us downtown. Thank you so much for your help! We really want to get to know Philly as much as possible without the cheesy tourist stuff.

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layers & layers

I’m really into these uber-layered looks from Missoni‘s Fall 2009 collection. I just love the skinny pants with tons and tons of knits on top. What do you guys think? Would you wear piles of clothes?

april -Feb 27, 2009, 9:15PM
I always love the tones and textures of their fabric. Talk about always staying relevant. Love it!
quinn -Feb 27, 2009, 12:49PM
OoOoOo! i LOVE these looks! Very a la MK Olsen!

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Check out this work by 10 year old graffiti artist Solveig. I love it!

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That fresh tat is also by Solveig! Some guy had seen a lot of her work around and really liked it, so he requested a tattoo! I’m so impressed! There’s a little picture article about her on Telegraph UK, and it has a little bit more information about her in the blurbs. I couldn’t figure out where she’s from, though I’m sure it’s in there somewhere. Whatever, she’s awesome! Make sure to have a look at Solveig’s Flickr too, she has a ton of terrific pictures!

-Feb 26, 2009, 8:48PM
heyy just check out a bunch of her pictures and i read in there that shes from Brighton-- just if anyone was wondering :)
Francesca -Feb 26, 2009, 8:21AM
Def. an awesome post...I'm 21 and I'm not even close to having talent like that. Hats off to the little lady...GO HER!! Love the blog by the way..keep up the good work.

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What is your job here at FP?
Design Assistant – Coordinator for Knits and Beachwear
What is your current state of mind?
all over the place – lots to do
Who are your heroes?
Anyone who goes out of their way to make a difference or change in the world for the better.
If you could choose what to come back to life as, what would you be?
The most adorable puppy with an awesome owner OR a hippie. I was supposed to be a flower child but I came out high-strung!
What or who is your greatest love?
My bed (it is the most comfortable thing in the world I don’t know how I get up every day!) And my dog Ariel & cat Mister Mookie.
Name one thing necessary to your happiness.
Food! Especially Kugel.
And good friends.
What do you hate the most?
Popping gum, mean people, and bad drivers.
What would the name of your band be and what genre? What instrument do you play in this band?
I would be the lead singer because that would be awesome. It’s too bad I’m tone-deaf.
What color are you?
bright orange
What is your motto?
What you don’t know can’t hurt you and If it’s meant to be, it will be.

Lucy -Feb 25, 2009, 1:52PM
cool interview, and her hair is so pretty!

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Jenna works with colors amidst a huge mass of swatches and cloth.

Megan works on color, amidst the same huge mass of swatches…
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I just loved the way this pile of sheer material looked.
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Trim Town got reorganized! It looks so neat and tidy!
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Natasha shows off her awesome sequined unicorn shirt!
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Jasmine stitching a sample and giggling away!
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Dana is also very amused as she works on a sample! He he!

suzanne cabrera -Feb 18, 2009, 12:05PM
Soooo fun! Looks like an amazing place to work.
Fi -Feb 17, 2009, 5:44PM
Wow, that wall of trims looks far too tidy! You all, always look like you're having a great time. What I want to know is, who has to clean all those swatches back up again.

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