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2019 Best Local Style-Box Subscription

And We Evolve

Why you love secondhand shopping: It’s sustainable and affordable. Why you hate it: hours of slogging through overstuffed racks. Well, Liz Funk’s Fairmount-based company plays the role of stylist for that which is slightly worn. Get handpicked J.Crew, Madewell, DVF and Boden delivered to your door monthly. Read More »


2019 Best Budget Car Subscription Service


Because you’d go broke booking Zipcars for more than three days at a time, Flexdrive gives you wheels for anywhere from a week to a month or longer for a reasonable flat fee that includes both insurance and maintenance. (Rides range from Kia Rios to BMW 3-series.) Available at Holman dealerships in Fort Washington and throughout South Jersey. Read More »

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2019 Best Ballin’-Out Car Subscription Service

Mercedes-Benz Collection

Philly is a pilot market for this service that lets you drive the Benz you want, when you want, for as long as you want, and swap it for another anytime. It’ll cost you — plans start at $1,595 per month — but isn’t the indulgence worth it? Read More »

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2016 Best Window-Box Design

Enliven Planters

If your neighbors' verdant window boxes make you and your scattering of marigolds feel inadequate, consider a subscription from Bucks County-based Enliven Planters. Their garden designers — the same brains behind the beautiful boxes at Vedge and Russet — will come at the start of every season to create a customized box or planter that can hold its own against any of the other stunners in your neighborhood. Read More »

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2015 Best Subscription Service

The Flwry

No one really needs fresh flowers, but how happy would you be to have a new batch brightening your space on the regular? Sign up for a Flwry subscription and you'll get cut-that-day locally grown blooms automatically supplied once or twice a month. Read More »