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    bathing babes

    Feb 09, 2007

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    Wanted to point out how great these illustrations are. One of our designers/ incredible illustrators drew these babes to express our Pool Party trend. We used them internally for wholesale lookbooks, and then our web team worked them into the website as well. The look so very Pool Party against the vintage floral prints. My (…) Read more »

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    strange similarity

    Jan 16, 2007

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    A reader commented and pointed us to the strange similarity between Food & Wine’s latest issue and a photo we posted about the Free People lunch club. It’s really kind of bizarre. I can’t believe she made the connection! Check out her blog. (…) Read more »

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    holiday partay

    Dec 19, 2006

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    We had our anual holdiay party last night along with employees from Urban Outfitters and Anthropologie. There were so many festive activities, everyone had a great time. The photo above is of the sled filled with toys we collected for a toy drive to benefit Philadelphia children. Each department was assigned an age group to (…) Read more »

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    fp girl in motion

    Dec 13, 2006

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    Okay, so this is our first go at video on the blog. Try clicking here if it’s not working well. (It’s skippy, but then other times I open it, it plays perfectly.)This little movie was for a meeting at the home office to inspire and reinforce the idea that there is this certain “Free People (…) Read more »

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    the weepies

    Dec 07, 2006

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    A group of girls that work in our two stores near Philly ( King of Prussia and Suburban Square) along with one store employee recently promoted to the home office (congrats!) all went to see the weepies this week. They heard of the singer songwriter team because the home office had sent them the CD (…) Read more »

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    amy in hong kong

    Dec 06, 2006

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    Meet Amy! She is a pioneer. Amy is the first Free People designer to take a full time position overseas. Most of our designers travel regularly to the factories to over see product development, develop relationships with our vendors, and learn about how to improve our products with the resources each factory has available. Amy (…) Read more »

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    philly pride

    Nov 30, 2006

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    First of all, I must say, Bob is becoming quite a celebrity on the FP blog. Here we have some Free People girls joining Bob at one of his famous Eagles tailgating parties. Bob hosts one each week, and whenever he can get free tickets, he invites some of the FP girls to join in (…) Read more »

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    doily art & deco

    Nov 27, 2006

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    Found these images on what you make it (see below entry) by artist Lisa Solomon. She makes these installations using hand crocheted doilies and detailed drawings. They look so intricate. Pretty amazing. Lisa’s work reminded me of some pieces we used for our Free People store fall display. The display team hand crocheted these enormous (…) Read more »

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    bikes

    Nov 20, 2006

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    I have been thinking about posting some pictures of the lovely ladies that ride our FP bikes, like the one above of our Design Coordinator Assistant. We have a few of these office vintage bikes the Display Team decorated with pretty flowers. Anyone can use them to run errands around the Navy Yard (our new (…) Read more »

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    we’re cookin

    Nov 15, 2006

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    Those girls in the lunch club have cooked up some more delicious meatless-wheatless-mushroomless meals and would like to share their recipes! (If you don’t know what I’m talking about, see this entry.) Here are the best from the last 2 weeks…Above is the lentil dal. Find recipe here. The FP chef said she had a (…) Read more »

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    getting organized

    Nov 15, 2006

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    We have a new addition to the Free People team, our Creative Assistant! One of her first projects was to create a big shared calendar to get everyone’s life a little more organized. She used the back side of old wallpaper rolls, old blank sheet music, and other found papers all stapled onto the wall. (…) Read more »

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    office doggies

    Nov 13, 2006

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    The Free People home office is a dog friendly environment. It is not uncommon to see dog beds in the corners or little food bowls under people’s desks. So here are some pictures of the pup’s that are the office companions… Above is Fritz. He’s on the buying team. Fritz buys our knit tops and (…) Read more »

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