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Welcome to the Racked 38, our list of Philadelphia's most essential stores. It's impossible to sum up the city's shopping scene, but this is our rough guide—a north-to-south round-up of the places worth browsing, whether you're a tourist or a Philadelphia lifer. The list is in no particular order.
Since the Philly retail scene is ever-changing, today we're revisiting the list and adding Omoi Zakka Shop, Franklin Square, Material Culture, and Jinxed.
Got other suggestions? State your cases for (or against) stores in the comments or email the tipline. For the definitive retail experiences coast to coast, see what stores made the Racked 38 in NYC, Boston, Chicago, LA, San Francisco, and everywhere in between at Racked National.
04/02/13: Added Omoi Zakka Shop, Jinxed, Material Culture, and Franklin Square Read More