Meet and connect with Elissa Bloom, the Executive Director of the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, and discover what makes Philadelphia, her Philadelphia.
Name: Elissa Bloom
Occupation: Philadelphia Fashion Incubator Executive Director.
Born and raised or imported to Philly? Imported. Native Bostonian.
What is your connection/relationship to Philly? I live in the suburbs but work and play in Philly.
Favorite restaurant in Philly? Parc Restaraunt.
Best place to shop in Philly (food, clothes, gifts, jewelry, etc). Select one? Lobo Mau.
What is your one favorite “best kept secret” about Philly? Something that you and only a few others know about but everyone should… The fashion talent that is bursting at the seams. Check out supportphillyfashion.com for all the best local designers and boutiques.
What makes Philly your Philly? I love the vibrant arts scene. Discovering and being wowed by the amazing murals all over the city along with the best art museums right at our fingertips.