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    wednes-diy

    Dec 23, 2009

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    having a real christmas tree is nice, but not everyone has the time or resources to go out and get one and haul it home.   luckily, there are plenty of DIY options out there for alternative “christmas trees” that look just as pretty and would be a really fun craft project that you can still (…) Read more »

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    holiday craft swap update!

    Dec 23, 2009

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    good morning everyone! if you are participating in our holiday craft swap, it’s about time to get your crafts in the mail if you haven’t already!  the photos are starting to go up on our flickr page, and i’m so impressed with what i’ve seen so far… that last picture is adorable! keep an eye (…) Read more »

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    you say it’s your birthday…

    Dec 22, 2009

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    we had a little surprise party today to celebrate the birthday of the assistant to our president… happy birthday to you! (…) Read more »

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    the adventures of one eskimo

    Dec 22, 2009

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    One EskimO is a london band, who have actually been around for a few years, but are just getting noticed here in the US thanks to the single “kandi” off their debut album!  what’s interesting though, is that the band has teamed up with warner premiere to create a “visual album” consisting of ten videos (…) Read more »

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    tunesday

    Dec 22, 2009

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    good morning! happy tunesday…just wanted to remind you all to send me your picks for the best albums and songs of the year!  i’m making a list and i’ll share the results with you next week along with a playlist of your choices. leave your picks in comments section or send them to blog@freepeople.com! (…) Read more »

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    book club update!

    Dec 21, 2009

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    as i’m nearing the end of on the road i was inspired to take a look at the fashion of the beat generation.  beatniks were characterized by their rebellious spirit and anti-establishment, anti-materialistic philosophy, and they expressed this through stark and simple fashion.  jack kerouac and his crew wore old, ripped jeans and t-shirts because (…) Read more »

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    monday quote

    Dec 21, 2009

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    “the woods are lovely, dark and deep, but i have promises to keep, and miles to go before i sleep, and miles to go before i sleep.” - robert frost image. (…) Read more »

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    dallas shaw

    Dec 20, 2009

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    dallas shaw is a delaware-based artist who’s work ranges from acrylic and watercolor paintings to notecards and tee-shirts. she also happens to be a big fan of free people! dallas was kind enough to answer a couple of questions for me and picked out some illustrations that she feels are representative of free people. when (…) Read more »

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    he-art & sole

    Dec 19, 2009

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    on wednesday i took a little field trip over to city hall to check out the philadelphia mural arts program’s winter art exhibition, which featured the work of their very talented big picture and mural corps students. big picture students designed and painted sneakers and large-scale mixed media “treasure maps” representing their ideas on how (…) Read more »

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    i wish it was christmas today

    Dec 18, 2009

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    Create a MySpace Playlist at MixPod.com remember the hilarious saturday night live skit featuring horatio sanz, jimmy fallon, chris kattan and tracy morgan playing the song “i wish it was christmas today?” if not, you’ve gotta watch the video below. anyway, julian casablancas (strokes singer) has done a remake of the song and it’s got (…) Read more »

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    evergreen…

    Dec 18, 2009

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    what is your favorite holiday tradition? i used to love going to the christmas tree farm when i was little…it was one of my favorite things about the holiday season.  i have vivid memories of riding around on the tractors and getting yelled at for jumping on and off the wagon while it was moving. (…) Read more »

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    south street winter solstice

    Dec 18, 2009

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    there’s a cool event going on this saturday on south street in philly.  the south street winter solstice celebration, hosted by philadelphia’s magic gardens, will start at 11am and last until 9pm with live entertainment, hands-on activities and discounted holiday shopping at participating shops up and down south street.  plus the theme is warm, tropical (…) Read more »

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