Hi! So a few weeks ago my family and I went to Anaheim to check out this new place called the Packing House.
Hello! I haven’t forgotten about the blog… just got sucked into grad school. When I signed up for school I knew it would be hard but I never thought it would be so time-consuming. Spending 8 hours a day on campus and then doing homework after doesn’t leave much time for crafting or exploring. The good news is that Spring quarter looks lighter!
So it made sense that if I interviewed to be a buyer for Terrain, then I needed to see it! Terrain at Styers is about 30 minutes outside of downtown Philadelphia in a town called Glen Mills. The name of this location pays homage to its original beginnings as Styer’s Nursery. Now it’s an 11-acre home, garden, plant, wedding, cafe, furniture, nursery (everything!) store.
While in Philadelphia, I interviewed for a summer internship with the Terrain brand of URBN. The URBN corporation consists of Anthropologie, FreePeople, Urban Outfitters, and Terrain. Terrain is the newest of the URBN brands. They opened their first location in 2008 and currently have two- Philadelphia and Westport, CT. Terrain is a garden, home decor shop with a cafe and events space. I applied for an internship in the Buying department in December and this Inspiration board was part of my application. Continue reading
This weekend, my mom and I travelled to Philadelphia so I could attend the URBN 2015 Summer Internship Recruitment Day. After having sunny and 70 degree weather in Santa Barbara, the 18 degrees in Philly was a bit shocking! But these California girls braved the elements and had a lot of fun on our Philly adventure! Continue reading