Home & Design

A monthly column on Philly designers making an impact.

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Candy Depew

Wallpaper, textiles, clothing, vinyl decals, & the occasional home accessory

Michael d'Amato

Designs a chair that mimics and moves with the body

Ben McBrien

Furniture & accessories using found wood

Suji Meswani & Geoff Weiser

Designing candles that come inside reusable vessels

Sara Selepouchin

Designs housewares and useful gifts that are printed with her diagram-style illustrations

e Bond

One-of-a-kind books that blur the line between art & design

Melissa Cohen

Designs educational toys for kids

Michael Iannone

Designs and builds eco-friendly furniture

Mario Gentile

Designs eco-friendly outdoor product to green your rowhouse

Eleanor Grosch

Designs fabric, stationery, sneakers, bike helmets, skate decks, and wallets.

Ernie Sesskin &
Brian Foster

Furniture out of found objects and salvage

about Caroline

Caroline Tiger is a design writer in Philadelphia

Visit her blog at design-phan.com