When I came across this quote the other day, it hit me hard just how true it is. I have always been such an anxious person but I never made the connection between that and my mind constantly living in the future. Read more »
This week’s inspiring words come from an artist I have grown fond of. Wes Lang is a Brooklyn-based artist whose work has a haunting dark side, but yet still makes you smile somehow. His controversial work consists of collages of paintings and illustrations, his style is hugely influenced by the employment he had at a tattoo parlor after high school, which is evident in every single piece of his work. Read more »
With all the hustle surrounding the holiday season, sometimes I completely forget how important it is to take time out to clear my head, relax, and unwind. When I don’t do this, I feel stressed, anxious, and overwhelmed. To chill out during busy times, one of my favorite relaxation methods is to create a calming space in my home, and meditate or write in the space I’ve created. Read more »
Whenever you’re in Miami, you can’t help but feel energized and full of life, and during Art Basel the energy triples. Yesterday was my first day attending one of the biggest art shows in the world and if I’m honest, it was pretty overwhelming. Thought provoking art in every medium imaginable was before me and fashion was at its very best. The Convention Centre was where I spent the duration of the day, it’s where the main Art Basel exhibit is held. Read more »
As winter sinks in, I normally long for a vacation somewhere warm and tropical…but this year, I’ve got cabins on my mind. Cozy winter cabins that can only be reached by dirt roads, with no electricity and a fireplace to keep me warm. Frosty windowpanes that look out into trees as far as the eye can see, rustic decor, and lots of blankets to wrap myself in…snuggling up with the one I love and a cup of hot chocolate, just enjoying the peace and quiet and beauty of nature. Read more »
Check out what we’ve been up to this week at Free People! Above and below, a beautiful display that greets us as we enter Building 543 at the Navy Yard, where our cafeteria is. Read more »
UPDATE: This post previously ran on October the 16th, but as we are continually in its cycle, we thought we would bring it back.
Whenever I feel a little unbalanced I usually blame it on the full moon, because I always find around this time I get emotional, touchy, and aggravated. Many people tell me it’s just a myth, but I’m pretty convinced that the moon’s pull has an impact on my body. Read more »
This is a guest post from our dream catcher designer Catherine Rising.
Holidays in NYC can get pretty hectic. The city is full of crowds going to shows, holiday shopping, and enjoying all of the wonderful things the city has to offer this time of year… While I love the hustle and bustle of it all, it is really nice to come home to my a cozy hideaway in Brooklyn. Read more »
As you probably know, within the Free People brand are several smaller labels such as FP One, FP Beach, New Romantics, We The Free, and more. We realized one day that with our distinctly different styles, we each definitely have a favorite from these labels. It’s so interesting to see which style we each love and how it reflects our personalities. Check out some of our picks from our favorite labels – and let us know what Free People label is YOUR favorite! Read more »