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Property

Living in Phoenixville: A Neighborhood Guide

Like the mythical bird that gives the town its name, Phoenixville has risen from the ashes of deindustrialization. For most of its existence, the borough […]

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Life & Style

Replace Your Tired Old Patio Furniture With This Chic, Durable Collection

As warm weather sets in, so does the realization that your outdoor furniture has seen better days. Ready to scrap it all? You’re in luck: […]

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Property

Why Affluent Philadelphians Are Choosing to Rent Instead of Buy

The narrative for wealthy Americans has typically gone something like this: Get an apartment when you get your first job; buy your first house — […]

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Life & Style

What Maximalist Studios’ Jaithan Kochar and Eddie Ross Can’t Live Without

Wayne residents Jaithan Kochar and Eddie Ross are design whizzes and co-owners of Maximalist Studios, an impressive new creative and events space in Norristown. Here, […]

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Life & Style

Get In On the Tiny Purse Trend With This Adorable Mini-Carryall

These days, style is denoted by one’s ability to be carefree — and what better way to display that latitude than by toting nothing but […]

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Life & Style

Why You Should Book a Shore Weekend in Long Branch

This summer, as the tide of Philly vacationers breaks toward South Jersey, consider driving north. Long Branch in Monmouth County — formerly a getaway for […]

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Life & Style

Take a Peek Inside This Stylish, High-Tech Haddonfield Home

It’s a familiar story: A well-off family decides to settle in a stately colonial — yard, trees, whole thing. The modern twist here? New suburban […]

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Life & Style

Badass Jewelry, Custom Party Supplies, and Other Cool New Philly Shops to Know

An All-Natural Beauty Shop The buzziest beauty products are now coming from small-batch makers who use natural ingredients (because #skincaregoals). Enter the Indie Shelf, a […]

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Life & Style

8 Great Ways to Wear Polka Dots This Spring

The bold new incarnation (think sheer details, neutral tones, and oversize maximalist spots) of ’80s-staple polka dots steals the spotlight this spring. 1. Janessa Leone […]

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Life & Style

Look Inside a ’90s-Era Society Hill House After Its Chic, Modern Makeover

Four years ago, when a Rittenhouse pair about to get engaged made the move to a ’90s-era Society Hill house to start their “real life” […]

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Life & Style

Are You Even Adulting If You Don’t Own a Fancy Umbrella?

The Monday after the Super Bowl last year was a great day. The Eagles had won, yes, but more importantly: The neighbors in my building […]

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Life & Style

Meet the Main Line Milliner Whose Hats Are All the Rage at the Devon Horse Show

Milliner Tiffany Arey launched her eponymous business in 2014 on the Main Line. Now, her hats are fixtures at equestrian events from this May’s Devon […]

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Life & Style

This Single-Stem Vase Won’t Judge You If You Can’t Keep Flowers Alive

As a city, we’ve developed kind of a thing for greenery. Upscale plant shops keep opening, and local floral designers have become mini-celebs. Hell, even […]

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Be Well Philly

4 Philly-Area Kettlebell Workouts That’ll Help You Get Stronger

Old-school kettlebells may not seem very sexy, but their local fan following is growing. And that’s no surprise: Kettlebell classes let you get cardio in […]

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Life & Style

The Stylish, Philly-Designed Laptop Backpack You’ll Carry With Pride

Lindsay Fiegleman, founder of Fishtown accessories brand Sticks + Stones, began to notice something about the men of Philly: More and more were paying attention […]