Archive for December, 2008

THE MAKE BELIEVE COMPANY

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 18th, 2008
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These are great gifts for young ones with a flair for design.check them out on : http://www.fawnandforest.com/designers/196/products

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MOONWOOD PRESS: PORTLAND MERCURY

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 18th, 2008
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Another brave new local venture was unveiled over the weekend: Moonwoods handcrafted eye wear had a quiet launch at Frances May (1013 SW Washington) on Saturday, just before the snow began to fall. A collaboration between Justin Wayland, Danielle Higgins, and Matthew Hamilton, the Moonwoods line consists of beautiful, elegantly carved wooden eyeglass frames and […]

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WHITE CHRISTMAS 20% OFF SALE!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 15th, 2008
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I just love it when it snows in places where it usually doesn’t. When I lived in New York a “Snow Day” was treated like a city wide holiday and an inner joy permeated it’s inhabitant’s, No Work! So when I woke up to a snowy Portland yesterday, I jumped out of bed put on […]

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WHITE CHRISTMAS 20% OFF SALE!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 15th, 2008

movies I just love it when it snows in places it’s not supposed to. In New York a “Snow Day” was like a city wide holiday. There was an inner joy that permeated all of it’s inhabitants, no work! So when I woke up to a snowy Portland yesterday, I jumped out of bed, put […]

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NOT TO TOOT MY OWN HORN…

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 13th, 2008
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Rebecca from Dujour Magazine was kind enough to write this article on Frances May a few months back and thought I would share it with you. It makes me miss Spring Church & State and Samantha Pleet. It feels like so long ago I was romping about in short sun dresses and sandals.

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COULDN’T RESIST

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 10th, 2008
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Miss Duff wearing the All-Occasion Opening Ceremony Sweater.It’s pretty rad with 3 detachable collars and OC bag for carrying extra pieces. We have a few left in the shop in Toffee and Black.

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HANSEL FROM BASEL

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 08th, 2008
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Hansel from Basel on Pipeline-Refinery 29′s blog. Check them out and so much more. They make great stocking stuffers!

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HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS:

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 03rd, 2008
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In God We Trust Bow Bracelet $46 Gretchen’s Moth Love Headband $70 Mociun Bauhaus Tee $62 In God We Trust Sweet Nothings Necklace $42

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FRANCES MAY’S HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON December 03rd, 2008
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Frances May is having it’s first Holiday event this Saturday Dec 6th! All day 20% storewide on top of already marked down items. Drinks and food 5-8 pm. Please join us for good times, good savings, and good people.xoFrances May This holiday season support independent designers.This holiday season support local businesses.This holiday season support Portland.

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