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Music Mondays

08.03.15

This week it’s mostly all about the ladies! So many great summer tracks to enjoy. Kafka Tamura “Bones” ACES- “What do You Think They’ll Say About Me?” Deradoorian- A Beautiful Woman Lady Lamb-Rooftop and also, for those who enjoyed our post about Tucson group Louise LeHir, Sistertown Productions website is now up and you can […]

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Blog Giveaway: The Shine Project!

08.03.15

If you have been in to Frances it is likely that you have notice the beautiful and handmade bracelets from Threads. This company, and the non-profit behind it, hold a very special place not just in store but in our hearts.  It was during her college internship in an inner city school that founder Ashley LeMieux first […]

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Tap into Conservation!

07.31.15

Join Four Peaks Brewing Company and Arizona Audubon as they launch the latest single-tank brew, Western Rivers Ale! This Ale was that inspired by the western Yellow-billed Cuckoo, a bird that is on the brink of extinction. The 21+ launch party is August 1st, 6:30-9:30pm at Audubon Arizona’s Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center, and […]

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Meet Kaycee!

07.31.15

Name: Kaycee Length of time at Frances: 4 months, but I’ve been shopping here for many years! Hometown: El Paso, TX and yes, I’ve been to Rosa’s Cantina (this is the song that made this place famous.) What are you reading: Broken Monsters, which I bought at Changing Hands. Most visited neighborhood hangout: Lux! They have been […]

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Summer Outfits

07.29.15

With so many fun activities left in Summer, there are plenty of opportunities to show off your style while keeping cool! We’ve put together a few playful Summer looks that can transition from coffee shops to day-trips to concerts. We have our hearts set on the Summer Ends Music Festival… what are you most looking forward […]

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Music Mondays

07.27.15

This week it’s all about the new release “Currents” from Tame Impala, because we simply cannot get enough of it. We could ramble forever on how this album fits into his discography, but as the Pitchfork review perfectly put it, “the question of whether Currents is better than his first two albums is beside the point: it stands completely apart.” Happy […]

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Summer Trivia

07.24.15

If you’re the type of person that knows a little (or a lot) about a variety of topics, you should really check out some of the Trivia nights around the Valley! It’s a great chance to flex your mind and beat the heat! Here are two exciting options in the downtown/uptown area: 1. Summer Trivia […]

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Where’s Waldo party!

07.24.15

After a month-long search for Waldo all over Phoenix, it’s finally time to join the folks at Changing Hands for an end-of-hunt party this Saturday at 4pm! Participants who have collected all of their “Waldo Passport” stamps can turn them in for prizes, entry into a raffle drawing (which includes a gift certificate to Frances,) and much […]

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What’s in Kaycee’s bag?

07.22.15

The purse is a probably a woman’s best friend, carrying all her essential items (and let’s be honest, a fair amount of receipts and junk….) and serving as an expression of her own personal style. We figured what better way to get to know our coworkers than to ask, “What’s in your bag?” Our first […]

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Emily Blincoe collections

07.20.15

We recently stumbled upon Emily Blincoe’s colorful object gradients on This Is Colossal and were blown away!  Her artsy photography has captured the attention of Buzzfeed, Huffington Post, VSCO, and The Wall Street Journal. She is now working on a project called Collection Collection where she takes portraits of people lying surrounded by their own personal collections. […]

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