After setting clocks forward yesterday and waking up to 50 degree temps today, it’s becoming apparent that we’re not stuck in an endless winter abyss. To […]
Some of the coolest people I know have these dining tables in their homes. (Exhibit A: Tracey and Rod Berkowitz, owners of Zinc Home in […]
I guess we can say that we’ve finally made it as a real world-class city: We have a piece of furniture named after us. And not […]
The massive Kensington warehouse of Maggpie Vintage Rentals is a vintage furniture lover’s Mecca. There are vintage sofas and chairs, all manner of tables (gilded, wicker, weathered […]
I bought a sofa at a vintage shop once. It was very long and very low-slung, with mid-century modern lines and awesome upholstery. The price was something ridiculous, […]
There are two dozen people standing outside a nondescript Kensington warehouse at Cecil B. Moore and North 2nd Street, sweating it out in the sun. […]
I adore Era Atomica, the mid-century store that’s as endlessly shoppable as it is wildly cramped. In news that will delight all who ever felt […]
The tanning salon Tan Quest at 1835 E. Passyunk Avenue closed just a few days ago, and now comes word, via Passyunk Post, that Era […]
An Eames classic. A museum bench. A worn-in chair you might find in a grandmother’s basement.
Winterthur, the famed du Pont estate in Delaware, has stiff competition from a gorgeous $6 million home just a mile away. Click below to see two images, one of Winterthur and one of the private home, and guess which one is the real thing. Then marvel at the amazing photos.