When I was little, one of my absolute favorite stories was the 12 Dancing Princesses, and it is something that will always bring to mind the holiday season. The fairytale told the story of 12 beautiful princesses who were drawn from their beds each night by the desire to dance. They would sneak out of their castle and travel through three magical forests, which was always my favorite part of the story. The first forest was shining silver, the second a glowing gold, and the third was the most magical of all, full of shimmering diamonds. The imagery was gorgeous and I dreamed of one day finding these enchanted forests. Read more »
This quote by Eve Ensler has long been a favorite of mine…I am one of those people who likes spending time alone, I find it’s sometimes when I’m the most creative. Read more »
The holidays are fast approaching and with them comes the season of gift giving! Finding that perfect gift that makes someone’s face light up is one of the most amazing feelings, and we put together gift guides for each of our Free People girls to help you find that special something. Read more »
UPDATE: This previously ran on October the 22nd however, come the weekend we thought everyone needs a little zen time so we brought it back.
It’s sometimes nice to reduce complexity in your life, just step away from the stress and busy routine and just simplify. Making things more streamlined and more efficient can have a great impact on you and in the long run lead to a healthier you. Your life seems to slow down a little when you simplify and you’re able to appreciate more free time and enjoy moments as opposed to rushing through them.
Do you ever wish you lived in a fairytale? Not only would you experience true magic in everyday life, you’d be living in the most whimsical-looking world filled with soft, dreamy colors and coziness galore. Read more »
There are some things in life that you love doing and then there are some things you have to do that are not so great. I’ve always been told that there’s never a rainbow without the rain; that there must be dark days that are grumpy and dull in order for you to appreciate the beautiful colors. Read more »
Join Free People Las Vegas as they celebrate their 1st birthday on Sunday November 11th from 11am – 7pm! Enjoy sweet treats, a photo booth and lots of giveaways. Plus, with each purchase of $50 or more, you can enter to win a birthday gift from FP Las Vegas to you, featuring artwork from Chelsea Price, Wild and Free Jewelry, Ekhaya, AisforAirwaves and more (sneak peek some of the awesome gift items here)! Facebook fans who LIKE their Facebook page AND RSVP to the event will get an instant entry into the gift raffle of their choice! It’s the perfect time to stock up on gifts for the holiday season as well as win one for yourself :). For more info and to RSVP visit their Facebook page.
UPDATE: This post originally ran on October 4th 2012 but with Thanksgiving coming up we wanted to share it again since these would make lovely decorations!
It’s that time of year…pumpkins are pretty much everywhere you look, and I don’t mind one bit – there is something about their plump orange appearance that is so loveable. Plus, in addition to making great decorations, they’re also pretty delicious. I had some wax left over from my homemade lip balm so I decided to use it to make some candles – and then I thought, why not turn mini pumpkins into candles? Read more »
I’ve noticed lately that my eyes are looking a little aged. Every time I look in the mirror I see small crow’s feet, faint dark circles, and sometimes they are a little puffy. It isn’t worrying me too much as I know aging comes with life, but I do want to make a conscious effort to maybe try to delay the hands of time by using good skin practices. Read more »