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    decorating 543

    Mar 12, 2010

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    a couple of girls from our visual display team setting up for an event in building 543…pretty! *update – the umbrellas are from a market in india :) (…) Read more »

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    arts & crafts on wheels in austin

    Mar 12, 2010

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    if you live in austin or are heading there for sxsw, be on the lookout for the wondercraft! it’s a vintage airstream trailer (named “stella”) stocked with arts & craft supplies! the wondercraft is the brainchild of four creative ladies who had a goal of bringing supplies to wherever there was a need for artistic (…) Read more »

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    wednes-diy

    Mar 10, 2010

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    at first glance, these look like really pretty ceramic vases, right? take a closer look… these vases are crafted by german artist markus linnenbrink out of recycled objects (recognize that gatorade bottle now?) and colorful resins. you can buy these pieces at artware editions in manhattan. but i’m wondering how hard this would be to (…) Read more »

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    cozy coffee

    Mar 03, 2010

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    one of our readers, jessica, makes these adorable hand-knit coffee cup cozies with decorative felt flowers- a cute and eco-friendly alternative to disposable paper sleeves. nice work! check out more cozies in jessica’s etsy shop. (…) Read more »

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    a day in the life – episode one!

    Mar 01, 2010

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    you may remember i posted some photos not too long ago giving you a little sneak peak at a fun new video we did for the blog that follows one of our fp girls around at work for a few days to give you a little glimpse into her world. well today i’ve got the (…) Read more »

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    march calendar download!

    Mar 01, 2010

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    i know you’ve all been asking and waiting for it…well here it is! the march calendar for you to download! just click the image to go to our flickr page and get the large size. enjoy :) oh and in case you missed january and february, you can find those on our flickr page (in (…) Read more »

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    fp loves…eric saeter

    Feb 25, 2010

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    i first heard about jewelry designer eric saeter when i spotted one of his rings on another fp girl and i instantly fell in love. now that we’re carrying a couple of his pieces i asked eric some questions about his work and inspiration. what did i learn? that in addition to making rad jewelry- (…) Read more »

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    about a girl

    Feb 19, 2010

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    for an upcoming meeting, some girls at the home office made these amazing collages representing who they think a free people girl is.  i loved them so much i had to put them on the blog! (…) Read more »

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    flower girl

    Feb 17, 2010

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    our reader allie made this awesome free people inspired painting from cut up flowers and butterflies that she found in free people and urban outfitters catalogs! love it allie, thanks for sharing :) (…) Read more »

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    lola by isby

    Feb 17, 2010

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    yesterday at the home office we had a visit from isby lubin, a very talented young lady who is designing her own line of tshirts, called LoLA, and she’s only in her sophomore year of high school! all of isby’s shirts are handmade – she draws the designs, burns them into screens, dyes her own (…) Read more »

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    wednes-diy

    Feb 17, 2010

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    i’ve had these saved for a while now as something i really want to try…i think now might be the time to do it.  they look so pretty and would add a nice warm glow to my apartment. there’s so many ways you can do it too… you can make votives like these, from creature (…) Read more »

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    city of love

    Feb 12, 2010

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    so many valentine’s day-themed events are going on this weekend! whether you like the holiday or not, there are a couple of things you can do in philly this weekend that sound pretty cool… you may remember these murals from a post I did a while back…they’re part of a series called “a love letter (…) Read more »

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