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December 19, 2012

Make Merry In Midtown Village Tonight, December 19: Pole Decorating Contest With Mayor Nutter, Yards Beer, Holiday Wrapping, Free Street Parking And More

Head to Midtown Village tonight for some serious holiday merriment. Duross & Langel will be spearheading a seasonal celebration that includes a pole decorating contest with Mayor Nutter, tasty Yards beer and more. Plus: get free boxing on all gifts totaling $18 or more from the award-winning soap shop. We recommend the star of this […]

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October 26, 2012

Harry Potter’s Guide To Philadelphia: A Special Hogwartsian Itinerary In Honor Of Chestnut Hill’s Annual Harry Potter Festival

Chestnut Hill is bringing back its bewitchingly popular Harry Potter Weekend for 2012, hitting Germantown Avenue this Friday through Sunday, October 26-28. We’re huge fans of the festival, and we want to make sure you’re fully equipped for a weekend’s worth of entertainment so wild it will knock you off your broomstick. So we’ve consulted […]

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August 6, 2012

Midtown Village To Host A Summer Sidewalk Sale This Friday, August 10

The shops of Midtown Village are teaming up to host a Summer Sidewalk Sale this Friday, August 10. For eight hours, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m., some of your favorite local boutiques will be rolling out onto the sidewalks to vend summer-perfect goodies. Scarlet Fiorella, Duross & Langel, Paper on Pine, Open House and Verde will […]

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November 17, 2010

Celebrate “Beaujolais Day” in Midtown Village Tomorrow Night, November 18, From 5 p.m. Until Late

This “Beaujolais Day,” Thursday, November 18th — the annual official release day of Beaujolais Nouveau, a red wine produced in the Beaujolais region of France — Midtown Village is offering more than a dozen ways to celebrate. Starting at 5 p.m., the wine will be flowing and the Francophilia fervent. Bars and Restaurants Vintage Wine […]

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March 12, 2010

Mad Soap Maker’s Tea Party at Duross & Langel

Each March, soap makers Steve Duross and James Langel throw a little tea party, to celebrate the coming of spring. This year, it will be held on Saturday, March 13th between the hours of 12 noon and 2 p.m. Kids four years and older are invited to come along with their parents and help craft […]

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October 26, 2009

Duross & Langel: Center City’s Soap Makers

The first time I walked into this gallery of handmade beauty and skincare products, I was in pure awe. The store smells fresh, looks great, and is by all means intriguing. One could easily spend a good hour smelling the products (bar soap, hand soap, shampoo, lotions, etc.) and checking out the unusuals like pet […]

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September 17, 2008

Balms and Salves and Soaps, Oh My: Duross and Langel Workshops

Sure you can buy your very own handmade, natural soap and salve right in their store, but why not take your love of cleanliness to a whole new level and craft your own? Duross and Langel offer 2 hour workshops for DIY beauty lovers. You bring your love for the scented salves and $35, and […]

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