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In Eraserhood, Everything is Fine


As the grey sky turned black on Friday the 13th, the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (PhilaMOCA) steadily reached capacity. Fans of filmmaker David Lynch crowded into the gallery to commemorate PhilaMOCA’s new Eraserhead Mural, but the event, Eraserhood Forever: A Celebration of all things David Lynch, was sort of considered a semi-official ceremony that would Continue reading »

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Is Urban Outfitters Trying to Offend Everyone?


Urban Outfitters might want to consider investing in some hardcore sensitivity training, because their brand is starting to anthropomorphize  into everyone’s crazy uncle (read: “crunkle”), whose off-handed, racist comments frequently ruin everything. Perhaps UO is just “set in its ways.” You may recall the time when their Navajo-branded flasks and clothing Continue reading »

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XFINITY Live’s Dress Code Unintentionally Excludes Entire City


The humongous ad and shopping megatron known as Xfinity Live will be opening at the end of this month to cover up the bones of our beloved Spectrum and send our pregame expenses to an all-time high. While some may gripe that Philly’s new “Comcast District” is a change for Continue reading »

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An Interview With Commonwealth Proper


With custom-made pieces that pique interest far beyond the city limits, Commonwealth Proper is the exception to the quantity-over-quality rule that seems to dominate the apparel industry. With show rooms in both LA and Philadelphia, the bicoastal-based brand churns out both ready-to-wear and custom clothing, focusing on a clientele they refer Continue reading »

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BreakawayINK Drops Winter Line


Our friends at BreakawayINK have taken Philadelphia by storm. Their recent Landmark Collection, which included images of the Brooklyn Bridge and good old Willy P on the top of City Hall, was a huge success, reaching customers all over the country. And now, just in time for the holidays, founder Continue reading »

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Apple’s Pre-Hipster Clothing Line Comes Full Circle


Like the titan Facebook and its arch nemesis, Microsoft, Apple has become more than just a brand of computers: It has become a lifestyle. The famous Mac vs. PC ads helped to solidify this idea, that one’s choice of computer shapes their own identity, but the notion was operating in Continue reading »

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Corsa in No Libs Welcomes The Hundreds


Corsa will welcome The Hundreds into their store by hosting their Winter 2011 collection event. For those that don’t know, Corsa is a new streetwear and BMX boutique located in Northern Liberties that opened this past August. The store carries many recognizable brands like Mishka, HUF, Durkl, and Freshjive. Influenced Continue reading »

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