You all know this instance… when you meet someone for the first time, yet it feels like just yesterday the two of you were reminiscing on family and childhood fun. Yes, those that you’ve known for seconds are also subsequently the same person you’ve known for years.
On a main street in Philly’s Northern Liberties neighborhood is a quiet café that has my heart: Soy Café. It’s one of those places where you walk in for the first time and immediately feel like you’ve been there before. Like the home of an old friend. It’s comfortable. Bursting with shape and color left and right, the décor is an eclectic mix of new and vintage furniture and wall art made by local artists. There’s a small area where you can buy little creations from local artists, as well – like pressed-flower cards and handmade jewelry. I love the idea of local businesses supporting other local businesses — so sweet. Read more »
I’m always so intrigued to find out more about the models we use. After all, they’re the faces of our brand, and do such a beautiful job bringing our clothing to life. We had a new model in the studio yesterday, so I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to introduce her to you all! Read more »
I love seeing fall colors pop up throughout the office. Pumpkins and gourds are working their way onto desks, and the leaves outside are changing into their fall form. Have a peek at what was going on this week at Free People! Read more »
Today I am beyond excited to introduce you all to our new west coast writer, Amy! If you’re a longtime reader of this blog you’ll recognize her from previous features here on the blog, and we are thrilled to officially welcome her into the Free People family. With our headquarters located on the east coast, we are so excited to bring on a west coast writer to cover all of the amazing things going on out west, from fashion to travel and everything in between. In the time I’ve known Amy she has quickly become someone who greatly inspires me through her writing, outlook on life, and creative vision, and we can’t wait for her to inspire you all as well. Read on to learn a bit more about her and join me in welcoming her to the BLDG 25 Blog! Read more »
Last week, we invited you all to post beautiful fall foliage photos on Instagram, using the hashtag #fpfollowtheleaves, for a chance to win a $100 Free People gift card, receive prints from Social Print Studio, and have your photo featured on the Free People Instagram. We were so excited to see we had close to a thousand submissions, and we were absolutely blown away as we saw them come in over the past week. I have to admit, choosing a winner was extremely difficult for us. We wanted to spotlight a bunch of our favorite submissions, so have a look! Read more »
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