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Who Will Walk Away With a Golden Turban on Thursday?

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Welcome to Racked Philly's first annual Racked Awards, our celebration of the best and brightest of Philly retail—the local labels, designers, and indie boutiques that made getting dressed the best part of waking up over the past 12 months.

The prize for winning a Racked Award? This golden turban. Image credit: Daniel Krieger

This Thursday, we'll announce which five of our 2013 Racked Awards Editor's Choice nominees will be awarded the prestige, distinction, and glory represented by the coveted Golden Turban. To refresh, there are eight categories this year, each embodying the best of brightest in local retail and shopping. Three were open to a reader vote, and the other five winners will be chosen by Racked editors; however, all eight will be feted at our gala celebration in NYC on Thursday evening—along with a full nationwide roster of champs. Have another look at the nominees, and take a guess at who'll walk away with a turban, after the jump.

Top Market
Art Star Craft Bazaar
Clover Market
30th Street Market
Go West! Craft Fest
Punk Rock Flea Market
Brooklyn Flea Philly
Crafty Balboa

Coolest Philly Artisan
Awesome Dudes Printing
Norman Porter
Girls Can Tell
Giant Dwarf
Fabric Horse
Decades Hat Company
Commonwealth Proper

Best Vintage
Philly AIDS Thrift
Briar Vintage
Sazz Vintage
Malena's Vintage
Decades Vintage
Philadelphia Vintage and Consignment Shoppe
Wilbur Vintage
Wistaria Vintage
1600 Below Vintage

Coolest Indie Jeweler
Bathtub Jungle
Old Blood
Concrete Polish
Bario Neal
Egan Day
Sultana Maria Jewelry

Best Indie Gift Shop
The Little Apple
Never Too Spoiled
Scarlett Alley
Hello World
VIX Emporium
Nice Things Handmade
Omoi Zakka Shop
Art Star
· Racked Awards 2013 [Racked Philly]
· Racked Awards 2012: The Gala Celebration [Racked NY]