Francesca�s Holdings Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a specialty retailer. As of February 1, 2014, the Company�s operated 451 boutiques in 45 states and the District of Columbia and also served its customers through www.francescas.com, its direct-to-consumer Website. The Company offers a selection of fashion apparel, jewelry, accessories and gifts targeted to its core customer. Its diverse merchandise contributes to the treasure hunt atmosphere in the Company�s boutiques. The Company�s range of apparel, jewelry, accessories and gifts fills the various casual and dressy fashion needs of its customers and its selection of gifts ranges from the elegant to the irreverent. The Company�s direct-to-consumer business features an edited selection of its boutique merchandise and on-line exclusives.