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i got my global south africa project bracelet in the mail today! so excited. i like how it looks with my festival bracelet :)

Kaitlyn Schwab -Jul 06, 2010, 6:07PM
Hey, I LOVE THE FIRST PICTURE of the girl with the pink hair. Is there any way in the next "Office Style" that you could put up a picture of her hair down? I was thinking of doing the same thing to my hair and I just want to see what it looks like. Thanks!
fp julia -Jul 06, 2010, 11:01AM
thanks kristal! :)

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it’s the 100th thursday poll! wooohoooo… so we told you the other day about how much we love bodysuits right now and we have three adorable options! which one rocks YOUR body?

the solid v tank bodysuit:

the lace cami bodysuit:

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or the solid short sleeve scoop bodysuit:

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and in case you missed it check out our blog post on bodysuit styling :)


the winner of our patchwork poll was the patchwork paisley necklace dress with 27% of the vote :)

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some of our fp girls have just returned from overseas where they were shooting an upcoming catalog and doing some shopping and style spotting! check out these great pics our creative design assistant snapped…

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admin -Jul 05, 2010, 3:35AM
I think ~~
adminclaireowen -Jul 05, 2010, 3:32AM
I do agree with you

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the chiffon and lace slip dress is without a doubt one of our most versatile items.  it’s all about the layering and how you style it – and fortunately we have the girls of free people highland park to offer up some fabulous ideas! (you may remember these very same girls showing multiple ways to wear the ruffle bottom slip not too long ago!)

wear it over the ruffle up solid tunic to get a cute “little black dress” look! accessorized here with the reese woven leather belt and peacock charm necklace.

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dress it down over the fp lightweight super skinny jeans and calluna lace tank, with the linked leather stretch belt over top.

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doesn’t it look adorable with the floral peeking through the lace??

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this might be my favorite – worn over skinny jeans with the we the free tiger’s eye tunic over top. such a great idea!

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on the left – get a more boyish look with skinny jeans and we the free graphic tee underneath.
on the right – get girly with a printed mini under the slip and the medallion tunic over top.

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another amazing idea! throw it over the new crinkle floral dress for a totally unique look!

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and last but certainly not least – the slip adds cute femininity to cargo shorts and the short sleeve scoop front tunic!

fantastic ideas, ladies!!

Dani -Jul 08, 2010, 12:09PM
Heya! Just wanted to say that we LOVE Free People at our boutique in Victoria, BC. We have been having tonnes of fun with the lace slip (and I wear mine all the time!) May need to get it in a couple more colours... Thanks Free People!
Jamie -Jul 06, 2010, 4:43PM
LOVE these posts! PLEASE keep them coming! Good Work girls! LOVE

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happy 1st of july! head over to our flickr page to download the large size of the calendar. i think this one is my favorite so far!

aurora -Jul 01, 2010, 5:43PM
best one yet!

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inside our web studio – a clothing, accessory and shoe lover’s dream…

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the changing room

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our web stylist puts the finishing touches on our model’s outfit…

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last minute hair and makeup touch-ups

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our web merchandisers check out the shots on a large monitor

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our assistant stylist perfects another model’s outfit

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i like her hair scarf :)

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and… shoot!

fp julia -Jul 06, 2010, 11:19AM
hi linda! i responded to your email- i don't know of any application process, but i know you don't need to be based in philly. our team often hires photographers whose work they are familiar with and think would be a good match with the catalog's style and atmosphere.
Sarah -Jul 05, 2010, 1:56PM
Thanks, Cait!

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we are looking for a planning intern!

the objective of the planning intern position is to aid planners and the director of planning in maximizing sales and profit by providing analytical data, enabling the retail team to create and execute sound merchandise plans.  this candidate will posses strong computer skills with the ability to work independently on both on-going and ad-hoc projects related to reporting, trending, and analysis. in this position an intern is expected to take numerical data and creatively formulate it into usable, readable reports which guide our company’s future business decisions.

the planning intern must be a creative thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit, strong excel skills, and a clear understanding of database logic. the position requires an ability to work with minimal direction, detect and interpret trends, and draw inferences on how to grow a healthy business.  according to the candidate’s adaption to their role and tasks, the position is intended to facilitate growth into an assistant planning role with planning level responsibilities.

for a full job description and to apply for this position please click here.

fp julia -Jul 06, 2010, 11:20AM
hi sammi! not that i know of but if there is one it will be posted on our job site and on the blog. thanks!
Sammi -Jul 04, 2010, 8:48AM
Any chances of a internship for Visual Display opening up?

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love this. making it happen.

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Lauren Pearl Liddy -Jan 22, 2013, 1:07AM
Can I pay you to give me a tutorial on how to do this?
lunaparka -Jul 28, 2010, 9:51AM
This looks so hand done and one of a kind. Love to love this!

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when we posted photos of our new costa mesa, california, store the other day, you may have noticed these beautiful fabric-covered vases sitting on some of the shelves. i loved them so i did a little digging to find out how are display team made them…

our team used large aluminum vases cast in india – but you can pick up some large inexpensive flower pots at your local gardening shop.

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next you need some pretty fabric. our team used antique turbans, bridal blouses and quilts they picked up over in india. check out vintage stores and flea markets for pretty vintage fabrics that work just as well :)

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now all you need is some mod podge, which you can order online or get from an arts & crafts store. use the mod podge to coat the fabric so it stays on the vases.  use the fabric however you want- i think it would look cool if you cut different fabrics into strips and collaged them onto the vase for a quilted effect!

domain -Oct 11, 2014, 1:11AM
My family always say that I am killing my time here at net, but I know I am getting knowledge every day by reading such fastidious content.
Dawn... The Bohemian -Jun 13, 2012, 2:32PM
I Love this Creative Idea for incorporating Exotic Beautiful Fabrics into Works of Art to Display! Thank You for Sharing it! Dawn... The Bohemian

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our shoe buyer uses her’s to carry fritz out of the office! he must have had a long day :)

Erin -Nov 20, 2012, 8:52PM
What vendor makes these bags? I LOVE them and want something very similar for our wedding favors!
abby -Jul 02, 2010, 7:30PM
first i cut the straps off, then i sew the ends so it doesn't fray. Then i sew a zipper on the opening, tie the strap into a bow, and sew it on to the bag. Finally i put a pillow inside and it makes a beautiful pillow case!

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day sleeper

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dreaming of relaxing outdoor spaces and dozing off in sun blotched shadows today…

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i need a hammock.

images via weheartit.

import towarów z chin -Oct 16, 2011, 11:05PM
Fuckin' Amazing!
Breanna -Jul 14, 2010, 6:54PM
Me also

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I made a collage using photos of scenes and images found around the office. The swatches of embroidery, illustrations, and inventive assortments of trinkets fuse into a colorful blur when I walk past each desk and I hope that the collage recreates that fleeting moment of wonder for you.

Hi there! Not too long ago I was sitting in the same position as many of you, clicking open BLDG 15 and hungrily peaking into the community that is Free People through a film of curiosity soaked in lilac hopes, blue intrigue, and yellow aspirations that blended together until I saw the letters Free People tie-dyed in my dreams. I performed my ritual click on the BLDG 15 link, only to see the opportunity of interning for my favorite company unravel before me; fast forward two months and here I am. Every day this week I arrived home at seven o’clock and collapsed, exhausted, on the sofa, to the confusion of Rambo, a furry black thing with soulful eyes…only to wake up the next morning eager to do it all again.

The first day that I wandered around the office, several vibrant FP girls told me that someone in the building is always with a camera, and everyone loves having their picture taken, even if they claim otherwise. It was this fun, open friendliness that convinced me to shed my hesitant dance in the isle between “pods” and feel at ease when propelling my feet into every workspace where smiling face upon smiling face greeted me and insisted that I click away. What I have enjoyed the most in my first few days in Building 15 is how at every corner, in any nook and every cranny, there is a treasure to be discovered.

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I have spotted a streamer cascading from the ceiling, marveled at the aged walls and how much character oozes from their imperfection, and became inspired each time that my eyes landed on the mixed samples draped across walls or gathered in soft heaps of leather and shine on the floor. Perhaps my favorite adventure yet has been the journey on which I embark each time that I explore the workspaces of the individuals whose instinctive creativity drives the company.

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When passing by desks, I feel as if I am peering through a window into each employee’s life – their haven – learning what inspires and relaxes them. I have witnessed loose pages of artwork; butterflies plucked from their paper origins and perched over organic plants; scraps of dazzling fabric used as a refuge for pins.

Everywhere I turn waits something magical.

Breanna -Jul 14, 2010, 6:59PM
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AureliaSkye -Jul 12, 2010, 3:37PM
Very inspiring collages! Creativity is the blessing of the human mind!

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