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FALL COATS FROM RACHEL COMEY

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON August 31st, 2015
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We recently had the pleasure of having Taisa, head of sales for Rachel Comey, visit Frances May in Portland. Along with going out to dinner with the team at Navarre she shared some insider information about our Fall 2015 Rachel Comey selection. See below for details. THE TRAIL COAT This coat was designed to be feminine […]

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ONE CRAZY SUMMER

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON August 05th, 2015
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WHO: Frances May is partnering with At the Drive In to create a night of fun at the movies. WHAT: A free outdoor movie series curated by Portland based artists and creatives. Frances May has chosen to feature ONE CRAZY SUMMER originally released in August 1986 and starring John Cusack and Demi Moore. WHERE: An intimate backyard setting […]

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QUESTIONS FOR THE STYLIST

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON May 26th, 2015
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Victoria Mesenbrink has been a best friend for years. We met at a Project Runway viewing party years ago and bonded over being shop owners. She has since left retail and made a nice place for herself as one of the premiere stylists in the nation with a drool-worthy travel schedule. She styled and art […]

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FM IS HIRING A PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON May 21st, 2015
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  Frances May Part-Time Sales Associate:     Frances May is a unique environment with a long history of loyal customers and knowledgeable staff. We’re proud to offer the highest quality goods with lasting style. We want our customers to participate in the conversation about our fine and thoughtfully designed products and our intention is […]

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PARTY PICKS!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON May 21st, 2015
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Thank you to everyone who came out last Thursday! We had such a great time. For those that missed it, our Jesse Kamm Pop-Up runs through the end of the month!

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OUR DREAM GIRL-JESSE KAMM

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON April 30th, 2015
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Jesse Kamm is an inspiration—and not only because she spends three months out of the year surfing in Panama and looks terrific in hats—she also happens to produce wearable and perfectly simple fashion in which all the pieces have the beautiful habit of looking amazing as ensembles or as separates, season after season, without fail. […]

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OUR FRIENDS ARE PERFECT PERFECTIONISTS!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON January 07th, 2015
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  The first time I met Joan & Jerry, Joan and I excitedly chatted like school girls for an hour! They were relatively new to town and excited about everything (I would later discover that’s just who they are.) They both radiate such joy for life, art and design. We were fast friends. They had […]

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#FMMAKINGMOVES

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON November 05th, 2014
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We are happy to announce the opening of our new flagship store Nov. 13th! The party will be 6-8. Drinks and snacks provided. We still have a lot of work to do but here is a peak at our process.

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CHURCH & STATE X FM

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON October 28th, 2014
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                Sneak Peek at the Church & State x Frances May collaboration Fall 14. We hope you

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IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN…WAREHOUSE SALE!!!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON October 08th, 2014
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  A few of my favorite picks that you will see at the sale: top to bottom: Alasdair, APC, APC by Vanessa Steward, Caron Callahan, Dusen Dusen, Folk, Highland, Jesse Kamm, Mara Hoffman, Gitman Vintage, Folk & Our Legacy. See you Sunday!

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