Fashion

Scott Savett goes through hangers of clothing

Jews of Philly Fashion: Scott Savett

It’s the newest edition of Jews of Philly Fashion, introducing you to the Chosen few who dress our city. They might mix wool and...
Alex Gushner of Boyds

Jews of Philly Fashion: Alex Gushner

This week, we present our inaugural edition of Jews of Philly Fashion, introducing you to the Chosen few who dress our city. They might...
Lena Fleminger in her store Lena's Wigs, soon to be called Overstock Wigs, surrounded by sheitels

Beat the Heat With These Summertime Sheitel Tips

It’s hot out there folks. In Philadelphia, the average high temperature in July registers a sweltering 87.1 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. And...
Models at Boyds

‘Fun, Fun, Fun’ at the Israel Bonds Fashion Show

On the fourth floor of Boyds, I am crouched beneath the hand dryer, desperately trying to return some semblance of order to my hair,...
WHYY Assistant News Director Katie Colaneri and Neil Blumenthal

Warby Parker Co-CEO Neil Blumenthal Reflects on Eyewear Success

What struck Neil Blumenthal most about Israel was the size. In high school, he got the chance to visit the New Jersey-sized nation, an...
Buddy Bear in his shop

Retiring Buddy Bear Reflects on 46 Years as Jeweler

It wasn’t easy growing up as a Harry Bear. Now 74, the Philadelphia-based jeweler recalls the days of being teased by fellow students in school....

Penn Names Design School After Stuart Weitzman

Speaking from the back of a limousine, Stuart Weitzman, for whom the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design is being renamed to recognize his...

Spring 2019: Flared Pants, Mixing Patterns and More

This spring’s looks include high-waisted bottoms, flared pants and puffy sleeves. That’s according to Sandy Edelstein, owner of Grove 121 in Bryn Mawr, who says...

Clean Lines Embraced in Bathrooms, Kitchens

For this year’s edition of The Look, the Jewish Exponent spoke to interior designers across the area about the trends they’re seeing take off...

Nonprofit Helps Women Dress for Success

Abby Siegel-Greenberg was exercising in her Philadelphia apartment one day in 1994 when she saw a program for a Chicago organization called Bottomless Closet...