Splendiferous Interiors


The Property Brothers Go By The Book

Realtor Drew and interior designer Jonathan Scott have acquired a legion of fans who follow their exploits in the world of real estate on their four HGTV […]


Habitat: Everyone Should Have a Coffee Bar in the Bedroom

Thirty years after building their dream home in Wawa, Delaware County, Jo Ann Townsend and her husband realized they needed a change. “What we liked […]


Website of the Week: The Royal Flushing

We’ve all been there, admit it. Sometimes nice bathrooms are so nice you’d rather stay to admire the pretty sink, wall décor, fragrant flowers, etc., […]


SOLD: Doub Hanshaw’s Incredible Free People Garage Loft

Doub Hanshaw, the über-creative creative director of Free People, bought this Kensington garage a few years ago after a bolt of inspiration hit her as […]


Splendiferous Interiors: Magnificent Objects From Vaux Hill Mansion Go Up for Auction Tomorrow

The estate has a wild history ranging from George Washington getting some Zs to Rizzo foe Pete Camiel making himself at home two centuries later. And don’t forget the parties.

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Splendiferous Interiors: Entirely Purple Dive Bar for Sale

The blue-on-the-outside, purple-on-the-inside (like a gobstopper) Ingram Lounge is for sale in East Mt. Airy, and it’s being marketed as an investment opportunity with a […]

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Sold! South Philly Home With Elvis-Themed Basement Bar

If Philadelphia is the capital city of basement bars, South Philadelphia is its City Hall. Need proof? Look no further than this house near 13th […]


House of the Day: NoLibs Home Restored By Urban Outfitters/ Anthropologie Designers

Amanda and Dan Gneiding’s three-bedroom home across the street from the Piazza has received a lot of attention since the couple–both of them designers, one […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: World’s Most Expensive Motor Home, and Greater Philadelphia’s Cheapest

The most expensive recreational vehicle in the world is on sale for $2 million in–where else?–Dubai. From the Daily Mail (rogue capitalization of brand name […]

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Burch Family Puts Linden Hall on the Market for $24.5M in Time for US Open

When Robert Burch’s family moved to Gladwyne in 1999, having paid $9.3 million for an estate at 1543 Monk Road, they’d been living on a […]

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Newly Listed: Hank McNeil’s Delancey Street Mansion + Former Chunk of the McIlhenney Mansion

Tylenol heir Henry McNeil has been busy. He recently sold 1914-15 Rittenhouse Square (colloquially known as the McIlhenney mansion) to Bart Blatstein for the developer’s […]

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Renovation Diary: Scott and Peggy Brehman’s Newtown Square Dairy Barn

If ever there were two people who know how to remake a space, it’s Scott and Peggy Brehman. Scott is co-owner of B&H Investment Properties, […]

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Beautiful Photos of Hidden City Festival Installations (Tomorrow Is Free!)

The Hidden City Festival brings contemporary art and performance into forgotten and forbidden sites across the city for music lovers, urban explorers, ruin festishists, art enthusiasts, history […]


Union League Gets a New Look

That august institution founded in 1862 by President Lincoln, Broad Street’s French Renaissance Union League of Philadelphia is getting an interior makeover. A new demonstration […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: Wall Street Journal’s Rittenhouse Square Coverage

The Wall Street Journal simply can’t get enough of Philadelphia. Our favorite tipster Z2 writes, “Last month it was the ‘latest twist in home design […]