Welcome

Caroline Tiger is an independent design writer based in Philadelphia. She has written for many publications including three ongoing design columns for the Philadelphia Inquirer. Seeing Things is the newest and her favorite to write. It looks at the interplay between design and the city. Tiger recently co-curated Four Corners: Design from Philly Surrounds for DesignPhiladelphia 2012.

In Print


City Walks: Philadelphia

(Chronicle Books)
"Great way to discover Philly," says one Amazon reviewer. And as much fun as a writer can have working on a deck of cards -- these 50 walks uncover the hidden lanes of Society Hill to the hidden pineapple cakes of Chinatown.

Recent Articles

Cover: The New Guard [read article]
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The New Guard

(Dwell)
In our tireless search for what’s modern now, we’ve combed the globe for fresh talent, seeking out design stars in the making.


Cover: Design Directions [read article]
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Design Directions

(Entrepreneur)
Trends and technologies driving the design world and the ways in which entrepreneurs are putting them to work.


Cover: Consumed: Witold Rybczynski [read article]
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Consumed: Witold Rybczynski

(Philadelphia Inquirer)
The architect and professor of urbanism looks anew at a chair he hadn’t considered since 1970.