We love Holiday decorations here at Row House and wanted to share some of the festive row house decorations we've seen this year.
Decorating for the winter holidays seems to transcend all religions and cultures. Since the color of nature has pretty much abandoned the city at this point, it only seems fitting that the row houses take over, at least for a short while, before the gray of winter sets in. We absolutely love how some owners have … Continue reading The Festive Row House – Holiday 2014 Edition
We love how our historic neighborhood looks during the fall, especially how people decorate for Halloween. We typically spend the evening walking about. Below were some of our favorite haunts of the evening. This row house had a costume. I wish I had a better camera for these night shots but this homeowner turned their … Continue reading Halloween Is for Row Houses Too!
There simply isn't enough time to capture all the wonderful decorations we're seeing around the neighborhood! But, we'll do our best. We were out and about in the Northern Liberties neighborhood of Philadelphia and this lovely home caught our eye. The arches over the windows and doors are fairly unusual and I would love to … Continue reading Inspiration: Decorating Your Row House for Halloween
Some of our favorite holidays occur during fall; Halloween, Thanksgiving, Oktoberfest.Quite a few of our neighbors are getting into the spirit and have decorated their row houses and I thought I'd share a few for inspiration. Things are just getting started and there will be more posts to follow.It doesn't take much to accent your … Continue reading Inspiration: Decorating Your Row House for Fall Holidays
It's been a long time since I've walked through Elfreth's Alley but this morning was perfect weather for an outdoor run, my first in months, so I headed to my favorite block. I wish I had gone earlier because I saw this wonderful, colonial influenced holiday window display. I suppose it's better late than never!
It's the quiet before the storm (not really - just figuratively) here in chilly Philadelphia. We spent the evening walking around, shopping for last-minute presents at some of our favorite local stores (Blendo on Pine Street, Greene Street Consignment on South Street, and Paper Moon on Fourth Street), where it's more like visiting friends. We have a wide variety … Continue reading Happy Holidays from Row House!
Originally posted September 2007. Normally we fill this space with reviews of snazzy products that keep small spaces, budgets, and multitasking usefulness in mind. But considering the upcoming holidays, we figured we'd go a little organic and devote this issue's column to pumpkins. Pumpkins grow all over the world, except for Antarctica, so everyone probably … Continue reading Fun With Pumpkins
Our haunted row house!