Ciao Bella, Francesca!

May 2, 2011 at 8:42 am Leave a comment

Welcome to New Peeps Week, where each day I’ll introduce you to a new retail business opening in Newport. If you missed Saturday’s post (below) on Jack Wills, check it out. Today, it’s a warm welcome extended to Francesca’s Collections, a women’s clothing, jewelry, accessories, and gift boutique which is opening in Newport’s Long Wharf Mall. Francesca’s currently has shops in nearly 40 states and rapidly expanding, which made Newport a natural target market. Most of all the brand is known for being affordable, with dresses ranging from $34-$54, tops starting at $28, skirts starting at $34 and a ton of great sales.

What is the Francesca’s look? “I think Francesca’s is a bit of chameleon,” Trang Nguyen told me from Francesca’s headquarters. “Our style is eclectic, worldly, feminine, comfortable, a bit sexy, & a bit pretty. The main draw is that we’re affordable.”

Francesca’s Collections will open in Long Wharf Mall, across from the Gapthis month.

Entry filed under: Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , .

‘Ello, Jack Wills … Welcome to Newport! International Nautical Clothier Gaastra Opens in Newport

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Embracing the lifestyle--the look, the flavor, the style--of Newport, Rhode Island!

Share this blog

Bookmark and Share

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Newport Style

Feeds