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2023 Best Reason to Love Jason Kelce's Style

Underdog Apparel

Inspired by his epic 2018 Super Bowl championship parade speech, the Eagles center last fall launched a collection of t-shirts, hats and bags for all genders that nods to the Philly spirit. (The “It’s the Whole Team” line sold out during the Birds’ 2023 Super Bowl run; the “Hungry Dogs Run Faster” collection remains ever-popular.) Keep an eye out for new designs, all by Philly artists. Proceeds go to Kelce’s (Be)Philly foundation, which benefits organizations that help K-12 students in Philly schools. Read More »


2023 Best Merch for Metalheads and Philly Diehards Alike


Mosh-pit fiends, rejoice! You can proclaim your love for heavy metal and all the strange, delightful parts of our city at the same time with this brand’s line of ghoulish yet comic tees, posters and bumper stickers. For more than a decade, graphic designer and printmaker Jim Anderson — a.k.a. GrimGrimGrim — has been creating and screen-printing odes to local sports events, celebs and history, from Gritty to the great water calamity of 2023 to the Sixers’ recent near-win. Read More »


2020 Best Way to Feel Comfy While Working From Home


The short sets, robes, sleep shirts and separates are soft but breathable, sustainably produced, and sexy without being revealing. But the real appeal is that these items were created by a printmaker, not a pajama maker, so the patterns and colorways — pink cheetahs, navy moons and stars, flamingos and elephants hidden in a vine design — are like wearable works of art. Read More »


2020 Best Good-For-You Apparel


Erum Ilyas is a dermatologist, has her master’s degree in bioethics, and is a published author and mom of three. The last thing she needed to do was start a clothing line, but her desire to keep people safe in the sun led her to found AmberNoon anyway. The collection of chic maxi dresses, wide-leg pants and half-zip tops (there’s also stuff for kids and men) proves that SPF apparel can go well beyond the golf course and beach. Read More »

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2020 Best Statement Jackets

Cultured Couture’s Honesty Collection

If you only know Erik Honesty because of the choice vintage finds (hi, 1980s Gucci loafers) at his Cultured Couture shop in Brewerytown, you’re missing half the story. His true talent lies in his creative vision, which includes a line of museum-worthy whimsical-but-throwback capes and coats, all of which are hand-sewn from historic fabrics (some a century old) and feature cornucopias of color. Find the full collection online. Read More »

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