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Monday Obsession: Anthropologie’s Spring-Worthy Floral Chair

After setting clocks forward yesterday and waking up to 50 degree temps today, it’s becoming apparent that we’re not stuck in an endless winter abyss. To […]

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Studio 882 Is Having a Sale on Baker Furniture

From now until March 27, Chadds Ford’s furniture haven Studio 882 is offering 37 percent off all Baker Furniture including upholstery, casegoods and lighting. What […]

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Monday Obsession: The Coolest Thanksgiving Table Ever

Some of the coolest people I know have these dining tables in their homes. (Exhibit A: Tracey and Rod Berkowitz, owners of Zinc Home in […]

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Philly, BoConcept Has Created a Couch and Named It After Us

  I guess we can say that we’ve finally made it as a real world-class city: We have a piece of furniture named after us. And not […]

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Sale Alert: Maggpie Vintage Rentals To Hold Secret Furniture Flash Sales

The massive Kensington warehouse of Maggpie Vintage Rentals is a vintage furniture lover’s Mecca. There are vintage sofas and chairs, all manner of tables (gilded, wicker, weathered […]

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Studio 882’s Ridiculously Fun New Way to Shop for Furniture

I bought a sofa at a vintage shop once. It was very long and very low-slung, with mid-century modern lines and awesome upholstery. The price was something ridiculous, […]

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Best of Philly Snapshot: Brian Lawlor, Best Scavenger

There are two dozen people standing outside a nondescript Kensington warehouse at Cecil B. Moore and North 2nd Street, sweating it out in the sun. […]

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Covet: Wild Chairy’s Amazing Custom Chairs

Though summer’s best seats are arguably those that can be pulled up to the ocean’s edge, the pieces coming out of Andrea Mihalik’s Port Richmond […]

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Preening Over a Peacock Chair

There are just some people you shouldn’t go shopping with, right? You know what I’m talking about. It’s those folks who, when you go with […]

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Sale Alert: Sample Sale at Studio 882

Most of us are familiar with how clothing sample sales go down: wear minimal layers, battle it out over a blouse, and leave with bags […]

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Era Atomica To Move Into Larger Space, Sell More Vintage Clothes

I adore Era Atomica, the mid-century store that’s as endlessly shoppable as it is wildly cramped. In news that will delight all who ever felt […]

Property

Mid-Century Modern Furniture Store Expands on East Passyunk

The tanning salon Tan Quest at 1835 E. Passyunk Avenue closed just a few days ago, and now comes word, via Passyunk Post, that Era […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: You Will Not Believe What This Furniture Is Made From

An Eames classic. A museum bench. A worn-in chair you might find in a grandmother’s basement.

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Which Is the Real Winterthur and Which Is the $6M House for Sale?

Winterthur, the famed du Pont estate in Delaware, has stiff competition from a gorgeous $6 million home just a mile away. Click below to see two images, one of Winterthur and one of the private home, and guess which one is the real thing. Then marvel at the amazing photos.

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Buy Curious: Retro Metro

As the temperature dips, there’s no better time to style your abode with some posh new accent pieces. As we look forward to spring, check out […]