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Urban Princess' Top Seller Is a Big Hit With the Guys

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You may not expect it from a store named Urban Princess, but this Fabric Row gift boutique has exactly what even the most manliest of men want to unwrap this holiday season. Here, store owner Mary Harvey reveals her shop's two top sellers, including the item with the power to lure menfolk through the door.


"This rock tap ($150), invented by a Philadelphia native, is a conversation piece, a fabulous way to serve wine or liquor. This has been a favorite among men and women. In fact, just putting it in the front window makes men much more likely to join their girlfriends and wives for a visit into the store!"


"Made from actual books, these handmade book purses ($90—$120) feature custom linings and your choice of strap or handle. They also make a fun little clutch, and have been proven to be a great gift for teachers and readers alike. If you have a custom book request, we can usually accommodate those!"
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Urban Princess

620 S 4th Street Philadelphia, PA