DIY Valentine’s: Handmade Love

Our Handmade Love event is this Saturday! Make sure you check out your local store’s facebook page (a full list can be found here) to find out what DIY Valentine craft they’ll be making – and stop by on Saturday to make something special for your friend/loved one and pick up an outfit for your night :) Read More

Handmade Love at Free People

When it comes to Valentine’s Day (or any day for that matter!) there’s nothing better than a handmade gift from the heart. On Saturday February 11th, head on over to your local Free People boutique and make something special for your Valentine. Read More

Store Openings and Events This Weekend!

The day is finally here! We will be heading over to our brand new Philly store in a little bit for a private celebration, and the doors officially open tomorrow morning at 10am! The store is full of special touches – one thing I’m excited to see, is some of our incredibly talented fp girls painted the walls of the dressing rooms. From what I’ve seen in photos (above right), they look incredible. I also can’t wait to see the Love Letters installation, made up of all the amazing letters you guys sent us! And the necklaces pictured above were made by local jewelry designer and friend of fp, Sarah Lewis, who specially designed them to represent our Candy, Lou, Meadow and Ginger fp girls! I’ll take some photos of the store tonight so stay tuned for a peek at the store tomorrow :)

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Also opening tomorrow is Free People Boulder! Doors open at 10am, so if you’re in the area, stop by and check it out :) The photo above is one of our fp girls hand painting the storefront window!

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Lastly, this Saturday Free People Houston City Centre is turning 1 !! Stop by and enjoy snacks, cupcakes and beverages, a trunk show from jewelry designer ViaChrista Chains, gift cards and prizes for a night out in City Centre, and free fringe goodie bags for the first 50 attendees!

Fore more info and to RSVP visit their facebook page.

Cool Job Alert!

These could be your feet!

We have a bunch of job openings in our stores – click on the links below for more info and to apply!

Assistant Store Manager – Las Vegas

Store Manager- Kansas City (opening March 2012)

Store Manager- Denver, CO

Store Manager, Towson, MD

Store Manager, Rockefeller Center (Opening March 2012)

All positions- Toronto, ON Canada (Opening Summer 2012)

Yes, that’s right, we’re comin’ to Canada!!

Event tomorrow at FP Costa Mesa!

Come celebrate the new year AND the Year of The Dragon at Free People South Coast plaza! We will be having a special Lunar New Year celebration tomorrow, Saturday January 21st, 10am – 1pm.

What better way to kick off the new year then to refresh your wardrobe or try a style you’ve never dared to try before! We will be partnering with our lovely neighbors, AVEDA, to help you achieve the look you’re going for!

Of course there will be yummy treats for you to snack on while we style you from head to toe AND a gift from AVEDA with every purchase (while supplies last).

When you’re done with us go next door and let the ladies at AVEDA give you a whole new makeover!

We’ll see you there!

For more info and to RSVP visit their facebook page.

Store Style: Slip It On

This week we are featuring our variety of slips on our website – we truly do have a style for each type of girl! Slips are ideal for third piece layering – throw it on over or under your outfit to add texture and a bit of flirtiness. We asked our California fpgirls for some inspiration on how they’d style these beauties…

The fp one flock dot house slip is one of our new favorites… throw it on over a little black bodycon or a tank and shorts.

And on the right, the fp one poison pintuck slip looks super cute with a belt and tall boots!

Here’s a sweet look with the pintuck slip, cable pullover, polka dot tie turban and ankle boots.

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The voile trapeze slip gets a fresh update with the western buttondown and vegan leather jacket.

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The western buttondown also looks great over the pintuck slip!

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Such a fab outfit – the flock dot house slip, cropped stripe pullover, embellished vegan leather jacket and boots.

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The voile trapeze slip looks adorable with floral tights and tall boots.

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Two ways to wear the pintuck slip: on the left with the colorblock crop cashmere pullover; on the right with the galloon lace halter bra, kimono striped sweater and ankle boots.

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The pintuck slip again, with a floral crop top, flares, a statement necklace and feather headpiece!

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So pretty in the flock dot house slip and village cable pullover.

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Throw on a denim jacket for an extra layer!

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Boy meets girl: layer the striped boy tee over the voile trapeze slip, add a denim jacket and sandals and you’re done!

Shop all slips.

Cool Job Alert!

We have two very cool job openings on our store team! We are looking for a Midwest District Visual Manager, who will be based out of Chicago, and a Northeast District Display Coordinator, who will be based out of Boston!

For more info and to apply for one of these positions, click on the links below.

Midwest District Visual Manager – Chicago

Northeast District Display Coordinator – Boston

(psst… the image is a sneak peek at our spring store displays, going up next week!)