Frances Celebrates 10 Years with Fundraising & Festivities


PHOENIX – May 8, 2016 – On May 20th from 6-9 p.m., North Central shopping favorite Frances is celebrating it’s 10 year anniversary with festivities and a focus on the community that helped build it. Back in 2006, Georganne Bryant opened her downtown Phoenix boutique with an eclectic mix of thrift store finds and her […]

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What we’re doing this weekend: October 2 – 4


It’s October, and the event calendar is starting to amp up for fall. Here are a few things we’re thinking about this weekend: – We are hoping to up our photography game at one of the classes at Desert Botanical Gardens. Take a look at the catalog — there are lots of good ones. – Get […]

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Cactus, Cactus Everywhere


It’s no surprise to us that trendsetters across the globe are suddenly embracing cacti…and other desert imagery. Bodegas in Brooklyn are shilling succulents. Etsy’s cactus-themed inventory hits the tens-of-thousands. Phoenix New Times published an article about the emergence (or resurgence?) of desert imagery, well, everywhere…and asked us our opinion. Check it out here.

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What we’re doing this weekend: September 25-27


There are so many good things happening this weekend…   – Come by our Warehouse Sale on Saturday 9am-3pm!  We’re selling some cool stuff from the shop: A dress form, three cash registers, and a bunch of other stuff.    At the store,  selected items are up to 75% off. – Taste a slew of chili dishes […]

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Arizona Restaurant Week is here


Arizona Restaurant Week is in full swing and continuing through the 27th.  There are LOADS of exciting restaurants participating — some we already love (like North Italia and Durant’s) and some we’re wanting to check out (The Gladly and Rancho Pinot). Most restaurants are offering a $33 or $44 three course meal prix fix meal which, […]

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5 signs fall is coming


Is it just us, or does it feel like fall is coming? It might not be the sweater-wearing fall one might enjoy in other parts of the country — but to us, it might be even better. Here are five signs that fall is indeed on its way. 1. We’re thinking about real clothes.  We’ve been […]

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Welcome Ben’s Bells Project to downtown Phoenix


Tucson non-profit, Ben’s Bells Project, will debut their new studio nestled in the Roosevelt Row arts district at their grand opening this Friday, September 18. The Ben’s Bells Project mission is to spread kindness in the community — and to that end everyone can help. Want to donate your time painting the bell parts? Awesome. Want to attend group session […]

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Four Chambers



Four Chambers Press is an independent community literary magazine and small press based in Phoenix, AZ whose mission is to give greater visibility to the literary arts and encourage their participation in the larger cultural scene. For each issue, they partner with local artists to produce illustrations for winning stories and poems. They also create special projects and anthologies, partnering […]

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Medlock Plaza

Medlock Plaza: The Clutter House


If you haven’t checked out our neighbors over at The Clutter House, you should definitely wander in some time! They are incredibly nice and  offer an ever changing mix of unique goods for your home and garden. From furniture, to textiles, to garden planters, they have a little something for everyone, all lifestyle merchandised in […]

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