When the weather gets cold, I’m constantly craving warm foods to eat – especially when I first wake up. This winter I’ll be waking up to a quinoa recipe I’ve concocted that I’ve fallen in love with. Read more »
It’s always hard to believe how fast the holidays sneak up on us, but I’m already in the spirit. I always like to change up my home décor to get into the feeling of each season – and I don’t just mean by putting up holiday decorations in December. When I think of winter, I feel an overwhelming presence of white; huge, fluffy snowflakes falling gracefully from the sky, covering the ground in a soft, white blanket. Read more »
Happy Black Friday! We hope everyone had an amazing Thanksgiving :). To show our appreciation for YOU, here’s a special offer on a couple of our favorite must-have pieces! Read more »
Bunting is a fun way to decorate for a party; it’s easy, pretty, and you can hang it anywhere you like. The other day here at Free People it was my sister’s Bridal Shower and for the occasion I made some bunting to hang delicately on the wall. The theme I used was “a couple in love” and printed out photos of her and her fiance throughout the years they have been together. Read more »
UPDATE: This post originally ran on November 1st 2012 but we wanted to share it again while we still have some time left to take advantage of those beautiful fall leaves!
One of the best things about fall is without a doubt the gorgeous explosion of colors when the leaves turn. The mixture of vibrant red, orange, yellow, and green is breathtaking and I hate that it’s always so fleeting. Read more »
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We couldn’t be more grateful for all of you who come visit our blog and share in our world here at Free People :). We hope you all have an amazing holiday full of family, friends, and good food.
This week’s trend Stage Right pulls together great holiday outfits that will make sure you stand out in any crowd. Touches of sparkles mixed with black, ivory, and soft pink create looks that are edgy, cool, and feminine. We love how versatile these looks are whether it’s a pair of embellished denim shorts worn with suspenders, a long flowing maxi dress worn with knee high boots, or a sequin dress worn casually with a sweater. Read more »
It bothers me when people think that Seasonal Affective Disorder is a made up thing. It is definitely real – it affects me and thousands of other people, most commonly during winter time. Read more »
Every year when I was growing up and my parents put out our holiday decorations, my favorite thing was a somewhat large snow globe with a miniature winter scene inside. Read more »
To inspire your fashion sense this week we pulled together our favorite fall office style photos. From rustic prints, clever layering, cozy sweaters, and cool denim, our home office staff covered it all. We’ve curated a collection of outfits that inspire us from our weekly office style posts. This week is a short week here at the Free People home office to celebrate Thanksgiving, so instead of doing our weekly run we brought out some of our old snaps that we loved so much. Read more »
There are tons of different kinds of crafters out there. Some of us like to create more functional works of art, while others make things that are purely for aesthetic purposes. Some like enduring huge craft projects that take days (or even weeks) to finish, while others are more interested in simple projects with instant results. Read more »