The Look: 9 Ways to Wear Grunge Fashion This Winter

Nineties style steps into the 21st century with luxe leather, slouchy shapes, and the good kind of clashing. Here, nine trendy grunge pieces on the market […]

Life & Style

Fashion and Motherhood: Do Clothes Make the Mom?

It’s a sunny day in late fall, and I’m in my closet, grasping for something to wear. Any minute now, my neighbor Jane will be […]


Reuben “Big Rube” Harley Is Philly’s Most Beloved Hustler

I don’t want to get my picture taken. It’s a soupy Wednesday afternoon, and I’m four months pregnant. I’m exhausted, pasty-white with nausea, and wearing […]


Startup of the Week: Philly Fashion Platform for Women’s Economic Empowerment

It’s true Philadelphia is becoming a fashion town: Philly Fashion Week returned for its 11th year in September and the Philly Fashion Incubator continues to churn […]


Look Inside 10 of Philly’s Most Enviable Closets

There isn’t much in life that’s more personal than our wardrobes — they’re where we stow our personal artifacts, pile our favorite things (and dirty […]

City Life

LGBTQ&A: Rashad Corey

Rashad Corey is a fashion entrepreneur and sexual abuse prevention activist. We got to chat with the Philly transplant on how he is using his […]

City Life

LGBTQ&A: Diner en Blanc’s Fernando Valle

Fernando Valle is a long-time supporter of Philadelphia’s Diner en Blanc, the popular annual all-white popup dinner party. We chatted with him about the LGBTQ […]

Joseph Hancock - Drexel professor wearing cargo pants

This Drexel Professor Did His Ph.D. Thesis on Cargo Pants

A Wall Street Journal story captivated the Internet last week. It wasn’t a commentary on the presidential election or an investigation into corporate wrongdoing. No, […]

Dan McQuade (left); John Dougherty (right)

Here’s How You Can Recreate Johnny Doc’s Look

The news that Philly power broker John Dougherty’s house was raided by federal agents this morning came as a surprise, but his outfit was pretty […]

City Life

LGBTQ&A: Cory Wade

Cory Wade is a gay model, musician and activist best known for appearing on multiple seasons of TV’s America’s Next Top Model. We caught up […]

City Life

Patrons Claim ICandy Nightclub’s Timberland Boots “Ban” Is Racially Motivated

A series of incidents at the door of popular Gayborhood nightclub ICandy in recent weeks has some black LGBT community members wondering whether the club’s […]


Inside Lillyland: This Is Why Women Are Obsessed With Lilly Pulitzer

IT’S NOT PARTICULARLY WARM on the Lilly Pulitzer yacht, especially once we’re out in the middle of the Intracoastal Waterway in Palm Beach, but the style […]


Inside a Fashion Editor’s Summer Shopping List

As I recently wrote on this blog, I’m sick of everything in my closet. It’s especially good timing, I suppose, as it’s a new season, one that is […]


Here’s What Happens When You Spring for Your First Pair of Designer Shoes

Until very recently, I considered designer shoes, clothes, anything, completely out of the realm of a possibility for me to own (unless found in a rare vintage […]


8 Spring Looks You Need to Steal Right Now

Despite the recent temperature-bobbing, it’s spring, finally. And it’s just in time, too: If you’re anything like me, your cold-weather wardrobe has started to seem boring, same-old, […]