Tag Archives: Italian Market

Jersey Tomatoes

It’s officially summer when Jersey tomatoes show up on 9th Street! I bought some of these perfect, imperfect beauties this morning while shopping for tomorrow night’s dinner.

Posted in Glorious Food, Italian Market, Photography | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Saturday on 9th Street

Posted in Italian Market, Philadelphia, Photography | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Italian Market Festival 2019

Posted in Glorious Food, Italian Market, News, Philadelphia | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blister Pack of Mayhem

Tina made this find in a junk store in Philadelphia’s Italian Market. It cost all of 50¢.

Posted in Curious Clutter | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Boardwalk Pizza on 9th Street

Posted in Italian Market, News, Philadelphia, Photography | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Oyster Mushrooms

Posted in Collage, Illustration, Italian Market | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Palm Weaving

Posted in Italian Market, Philadelphia, Photography | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Artichokes

Posted in Collage, Illustration, Italian Market, Photography | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

House of Hams

This magnificent sign hangs at Guy Giordano & Sons’ store at 1037 South 9th Street. There’s something appealing about the human touch of a hand painted sign. In this day and age of temporary vinyl signs cranked out by machines, … Continue reading

Posted in Italian Market, News, Philadelphia | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cold Snap!

The polar vortex that has gripped much of the nation has arrived in Philadelphia. Temperatures are in the single digits. The cat is burrowed under a blanket on the sofa, when he’s not sitting on the radiator keeping tabs on … Continue reading

Posted in Italian Market, News, Philadelphia, Photography | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment