Frances_Sandy

Meet Sandy!

08.07.15

Name: Sandy Nickname: My dad called me Sandoochky & every now and then my sister still does Hometown: North Central Phoenix Hidden Talent: I once won a parent hula-hoop contest at my daughters grade school Spring Fling. #Champion Currently reading: Does Instagram count? Favorite neighborhood hangouts: Phoenix Public Market– I love the food, atmosphere, Farmer’s Market, and […]

read more »
Frances_Backpack Flairs

Backpack Flair

08.05.15

With the recent explosion of cool pins, patches, and keychains there’s no shortage of ways to express yourself with your backpack or bag! Check out a few of our favorites available at Frances right now. If you have favorites of your own, share with us in the comments!  

read more »
Music Monday

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 […]

read more »
Frances_The Shine Group Giveawy

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 […]

read more »
unnamed-3

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 […]

read more »
Music Monday

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 […]

read more »
KJBag300

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 […]

read more »
stinkweeds300

Medlock Plaza: Stinkweeds

07.10.15

Stinkweeds has been an absolute mainstay, and local favorite, in the Phoenix music scene since it opened in 1987, nearly 30 years ago! While it has moved 4 times in it’s existence, Stinkweeds fans have happily followed it across the Valley. Incase you haven’t yet had the pleasure of experiencing Stinkweeds, here is the low-down: “Stinkweeds is […]

read more »
Bob300

Blog Giveaway: Bob Adams notebook

07.06.15

Local artist Bob Adams is probably best recognized at Frances for his penny necklaces and amazing vintage charms selection, but he has many more artistic tricks up his sleeve! This week our blog contest is for his handmade leather notebook sleeve, which fits a composition notebook perfectly. For a chance to win this awesome notebook, comment […]

read more »
eNa0q_E740jo2gUzI8yWAgUmR2DCeCSA_LYXmFcLB4k,sbjzEglnLFY6RTYvh1Yo0vi22K0dZF-kskxytBBPS_o,EsFTRiu6e-UdF1DCaTRZOUZiFBQQXRdsu0aLwnm9xtE,VQd-MYsfAQIXwO-EByUbL_LTg0VwOCn5HRVSfnDPeJ4

Brit + Co. 4th of July feature!

07.02.15

We’re so excited to share these lovely photos from a Brit+Co feature, curated by Valley creative Ricki Uster and featuring our apparel! Below is a complete list of all those who made this shoot possible, and definitely visit the site to snag the recipes for these delicious treats. Have a great 4th everyone! Photographer: Heather Kinkel, @heatherlil Stylist: Ricki Uster, @laricki Tastemaker: Laurel […]

read more »