DIY Dining

Here’s a well-executed idea I’d love to see Anthropologie expand to the rest of their site. Their DIY Dining Section allows you to match tableware based on smart recommendations. Here’s an example: Choose a plate… Choose two compliments (an appetizerplate and drinkware) and getmatching accessory recommendations Well done, Anthro. You helped me color coordinate and gave me upsell recommendations that…
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Current Cravings

Reviews: Lounging around

I have never really paid much attention to the lounge section at Anthropologie because the items they sell would never support or fit my body. But cheers to my boyfriend who picked out a couple of items who have me rethinking that perception. Winter Garden Chemise, $98 Heartstrings Robe, $148 The Winter Garden Chemise is a soft cotton. It’s pretty…
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Birthday Wishlist

Email: In Our Words

Click here to see the whole email I recently signed up for the Anthro card in the store. I will save my thoughts on the card for an upcoming post, but I received my first Anthro newsletter today. This month’s newsletter focused on decorations for the upcoming holidays. I’m eager to see what some of these decorations look like in…
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Anthropologie Picks

A gift for the senses

I don’t have a fireplace and this time of year I really miss it. Nothing is better on a cold night that a warm fire to snuggle up to. I was cruising through Anthropologie’s special holiday section looking for curiosities to give as hostess gifts when I stumbled across the Illume Pine Cone Fire Starters ($24) shown in the photo…
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Chloe Girl

Free People Picks

Urban Outfitters shares fall

From the Associated Press: NEW YORK — Shares of Urban Outfitters Inc. fell Monday after an analyst downgraded the specialty retailer, citing signs of weakness at its Anthropologie stores. Shares fell $1.50, or 8.6 percent, to $16 in afternoon trading. They earlier set a two-year low of $15.71. Barclays Capital analyst Jeff Black lowered his rating to “Underweight” from “Equal…
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Site update!

Anthropologie updated their site homepage today with a flash holiday album. I like the moving slide touches (on slide 2 for example). It’s a nice, unexpected touch of whimsy. None of the clothing is really jumping out at me besides the Off-Kilter Hoodie on slide 23 but there are several pairs of boots I would love to own. No doubt…
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