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Gray Areas: The Color Dominating Home Design

When did the insides of Philly homes start resembling the skies over Seattle? I can’t say for sure, but for some years now, gray has […]

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The Weekender Is Looking for Hopeless Philly Homeowners Seeking Interior Design Help

Have a room that’s in dire need of design smarts? Bucks County’s East Coast Creative wants to hear from you. They’re the crew behind the popular home-makeover […]

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This Designer Lets You Buy Her Services in Bite-Sized Pieces

Have a bedroom where you have the furniture you want, but you want to give it some extra oomph? Many people in this situation would […]

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7 Innovative Ways to Style Your Empty Wall

Is that big, blank wall in your home so…bleh? Is the boring artwork just not working? Philadelphia-based interior designers have the perfect fix. Here are seven stylish […]

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A Room of One’s Own

Open-plan main floors have been so popular for so long with both builders and buyers that anything else is hard to find — at least, […]

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Habitat: Bespoke Tailoring in Rittenhouse

Moody, masculine style often gets an unfair rap: man caves, blob-like leather recliners, walls dominated by hulking flat-screens. But a local entrepreneur’s Federal-style townhome just […]

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Networking Comes to the Field of Design

One of the great blessings networked computing brings us is the ability to do our work from just about anywhere. Medical professional Chaney Widmer realized […]

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Scientists Discover a New Shade of Blue That Could Lower Your AC Bill

Back in 2009, a group of scientists at Oregon State University were testing new materials to be used in tech advancements. What they found instead […]

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This Expansive Persian Rug Showroom Is Manayunk’s Best Kept Secret

Manayunk may not be the hippest neighborhood in Philly anymore (that honor belongs to Fishtown), but that doesn’t mean it’s not home to a few […]

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Meet the Design Genius Behind Philly’s Coolest Shops and Restaurants

You might not know Kate Rohrer by name, but if you’ve ever been to Double Knot, Bud & Marilyn’s, Lapstone & Hammer or Union Transfer, you’ve seen […]

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East Market: Hub of a New Design District?

An interior designer I recently had the pleasure to meet hails from Italy but has resided in the United States for well over a decade […]

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Here’s Where to Find the Most Insanely Amazing Home Goods in Philly

Home decor obsessives, free up your agenda this evening: Philly’s interior design forces are teaming up for the first time ever to present the Design Collaborative, a […]

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Would You Spend $200,000 on Your Child’s Bedroom?

So last week the Wall Street Journal filled me in on Dahlia Mahmood, an interior designer who created a lovely princess-themed bedroom for a Virginia […]

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Pros You Should Know: Meadowbank Designs

TRENDS we’re SEEING // Gray is the new beige; neutrals with pops of color; antique brass hardware in kitchens. Chintz is back, with modern, fresh […]

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Design Home 2014 Celebrates Ribbon Cutting Tonight

This year’s Design Home is in a lovely Wyndmoor neighborhood bordering Chestnut Hill. The street, East Gravers Lane, can get almost pastoral when all the […]