Philly Finds Vol. 47

Philly Finds Vol. 47

Welcome one, welcome all, to another edition of Philly Finds. I hate to start off this post being a "weather small-talk person," but this recent weather has me in an absolute funk. I don't want to leave my cozy apartment, and when I do, it feels like a chore. But, there are finds in Philly [...]

Our first product launch! Philly Italian Slang Posters

Our first product launch! Philly Italian Slang Posters

SOME BACKGROUND... This poster was formed as most great things are formed (perhaps I'm overstepping my bounds by calling it "great") - while watching The Sopranos. After hearing words like "salude," "gabagool," and "manigut" over and over again, I thought to myself, "I'd like to have a poster with those words in my kitchen." After [...]

A lot of love at Amorette in Lancaster

A lot of love at Amorette in Lancaster

Who: Amorette Location: 401 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603 Intimate. Sexy. Extravagant. These are just a few words to describe my experience at Amorette (meaning little love), a fine dining restaurant that employs all of your senses. Amorette's founders Thomas and Donna Ponessa have created a culinary environment unlike any other that I've experienced. And award-winning Chef [...]

FemFocused: Janell Wysock, Fashion and Textile Designer, owner of Janell Wysock Textiles

FemFocused: Janell Wysock, Fashion and Textile Designer, owner of Janell Wysock Textiles

It's always a pleasure to interview and feature a Philly designer here on ze blog. Today, we're welcoming textile designer Janell Wysock, who was recently named a 2021 Distinguished Alum of Moore College of Art and Design. She learned basic sewing from her Polish grandmother when she was a child. She would use scrap fabric [...]

Philly Finds Vol. 26

Philly Finds Vol. 26

Hello friends, welcome to a new edition of Philly Finds. I celebrated my birthday last week which, despite not being able to celebrate with karaoke at Fergie's (side note: if you can still handle Zoom hangouts, highly recommend skribbl for a game), was so nice and very special. My boyfriend and I enjoyed an excellent [...]