Super Bowl weekend!


Super Bowl XLIX is upon us here in Phoenix! Thousands of visitors are here in our beautiful city and we’re excited for all of this weekend’s celebrations! While we may not have tickets to the actual event, there is no shortage of things to do all across this sprawling city. Here is a short list: *Verizon Super […]

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Vendor Spotlight: Tattly!


Tattly is one of our very favorite vendors!  We carry both the individual Tattlys, as well as the themed sets. We even offer a custom Arizona Tattly designed just for us! We love their funky, fun aesthetic and the wide variety of artists that contribute to their designs. We thought we would share with you some of […]

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Frances likes…Trying new places for lunch


While we always love our Phoenix lunch staples (Hooray Where’s the Beef sandwich!), sometimes it’s exciting to expand our horizons and see what new things our town has to offer. To this end, we recently scoured the “New Restaurants” edition of Phoenix Magazine and Chow Bella and found a new-to-us lunch (and dinner) spot, Oven […]

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Meet Symone!


Maybe you’ve already seen her around the store, but allow us to introduce you to Symone- our new Store Manager! We are really excited to have her on board and can’t wait for our customers to get to know her too. Here is a little Q&A session to kick things off, and next time you’re […]

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Charity Pie Night @Practical Art!


Our neighbors over at Practical Art are hosting Charity Pie night this Friday! Can’t think of anything better than a Charity + Pie duo! All information & images courtesy of Practical Art, visit their website here. A Share of the Pie:  Charity Night, with Pies by Vonceil’s Pies!  Friday, January 23rd, 2015 from 7pm-9pm  A $5 donation to the featured […]

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Spring Workshops!


We are pleased to announce the Spring 2015 Workshop line-up! All workshops are now listed on our Events calendar and you can call the store to reserve a space. Also, keep an eye out for Blog profiles on the local creatives that will be leading each class as each dates approach!  

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Natural Beauty Workshop!


Our February workshop will be hosted by Flora Apothecary!  You’ve likely seen their amazing all-natural, vegan, local beauty products in our store, both in our womens and mens departments. We are beyond excited for this informational and fun workshop! To sign up and reserve your spot, visit the store or call 602-279-5467. Learn more about Flora Apothecary […]

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Kamibashi String Doll Raffle


Many people might recognize the adorable String Dolls we carry at Frances, but we bet that very few know how truly awesome this company is! Frances has carried Kamibashi since the beginning and they are one of our most cherished and successful lines we carry in store. (And we aren’t alone in loving them! Click here for related press.) Kamibashi […]

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We are big fans of Mary Alice Stephenson, the creative force behind the Glam4Good movement. Stephenson, a style and beauty expert for such publications as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Marie Claire, and others, does “not see Glam4Good as a charity. It is a movement, a community, an opportunity for people to be empowered and to get inspired and to […]

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