The Best Local Shopping Spots in Philadelphia

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Philadelphia? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

323 Arch Fashion Collective – Locally made style

323 Arch Fashion Collective – Locally made style

Image by Elizabeth Peto

“323 Arch Fashion” Collective Philadelphia is my favorite fashion collective in the city. I’m thinking in particular of the popular zipper scarves…

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AIA Bookstore – Specialty store

AIA Bookstore – Specialty store

Image by Rob Hall

“AIA Bookstore” is one of the first places I found when I moved to Philadelphia, and I fell in love with it instantly. AIA = American Institute of Architects.

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Blue Line Collectibles – Comics and action figures

Blue Line Collectibles – Comics and action figures

Image by Doug Daub

“Blue Line Collectibles” in Philadelphia is a comics and action figures shop I just love – Tom keeps it really clean and tidy: not so easy to find!

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C. Neri Antiques & Lighting – Antiques & Lighting

C. Neri Antiques & Lighting – Antiques & Lighting

Image by Cara Jo Castellino

“C. Neri Antiques & Lighting” Philadelphia overwhelms my visual senses each time I visit. This shop has America’s largest and most unique collection of…

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Comcast Center – Skyscraper

Comcast Center – Skyscraper

Image by Rob Hall

“Comcast Center” is the newest skyscraper in the city of Philadelphia and is also the tallest.

Full Article by Rob Hall

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