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Psst: NINObrand Is Having a Secret Sample Sale This Week

If you’re not already familiar with Bela Shehu’s Philly-based clothing line, NINObrand, head here right now to get acquainted with her spare, modern, androgynous collection. In love? […]

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Breaking Retail News: Ellelauri Is Opening a New Center City Boutique

When Philly-based fashion brand Sa Va closed its brick-and-mortar last year, the local fashion and retail community heaved a collective, heavy sigh. It was depressing, and also […]

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Attention, Local Designers: Wanna Sell Your Stuff in Joan Shepp?

Local designers, better start getting your portfolios ready. Starting next month (which is in just three days WHERE DID SUMMER GO?), Joan Shepp is kicking off […]

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The Coolest Pop-Up Shop in Town Right Now

The Philly Mag Fashion Project is in full swing but, I’m happy to say, we’re far from the only program supporting local fashion designers in […]

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Your First Look at Concrete Polish’s New Jewelry Collection

When I think of my jewelry collection, I think of it in tiers. Tier 1: Jewelry that I love (my vintage bangles). Tier 2: Jewelry […]

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Why You Need to Shop Philly Menswear Line Ikire Jones

If anyone knows the power of a smart jacket, it’s Walé Oyéjidé, who has worn his fair share while working as an attorney. Outside the […]

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Philly Designer to Watch: Lobo Mau’s Latest Collection is Amazing

Tracking Nicole Haddad as she makes a name for herself as a fashion designer has been nothing short of inspiring. Her first collections, under the […]

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Pencil This In! You Need to Go to This Fashion Event at Knit Wit Tomorrow

I’d argue that the happiest Happy Hours are those that take place at fab boutiques. Drinking wine among Alexander Wang, Elizabeth & James, Paul Smith […]

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Local Designers, Apply Now! The Philly Mag Fashion Project

Hey, local fashion designers! Here’s your reminder to apply for Philly Mag’s second annual Fashion Project, our citywide (and suburb-wide!) search for the best and […]

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Analog Watch Co.’s Wooden Watch is Actually Awesome

When we first heard about the Philly company turning out wooden watches, we were worried the timepieces would be a distant cousin to this accessory, or […]

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Let The Philly Mag Fashion Project Begin!

Calling all local designers: Time to get your sketchbooks out. The Philly Mag Fashion Project is officially underway! We’re looking for talented local womenswear designers; […]

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Sa Va Closing: What Went Wrong?

I heard whisperings of this many weeks ago, but was hesitant to believe it. After all, Sarah Van Aken seemed fearless, determined to bring some […]