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.

Di Bruno Brothers – Food store

Di Bruno Brothers – Food store

Image by Rob Hall

“Di Bruno Brothers” is a great place to come and get everything you need for a picnic in Philadelphia. My favorite cheese is havarti with apricot.

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Duross & Langel – Good clean fun

Duross & Langel – Good clean fun

Image by Andrea Szyper

“Duross & Langel” is a Philadelphia soap shop. Scented with fruit and herbs, I’m afraid they’re works of art almost too beautiful to use in the shower…

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Eyes Gallery – Exotic fair trade items

Eyes Gallery – Exotic fair trade items

Image by Cara Jo Castellino

“Eyes Gallery” in Philadelphia imparts feelings of arrival into an otherworldly place and time. It’s an exotic and inspirational shop for me…

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First Friday Art Walk – Art galleries

First Friday Art Walk – Art galleries

Image by Rob Hall

I love the “First Friday Art Walk”. The old city in Philadelphia comes alive with art galleries opening their doors and offering wine & snacks.

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Greene Street Consignment – Fashion-forward fun

Greene Street Consignment – Fashion-forward fun

Image by Andrea Szyper

“Greene Street Consignment” in Philadelphia makes it easy to find great pieces on their tidy, colorful shelves. My recommendation: check the clearance racks!

Full Article by Andrea Szyper

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