A well-tailored jacket will keep you comfortable during the ups and downs of a typical spring day in Denver. (Pictured: Smythe sharp shoulder blazer, $569, available at Garbarini)
Thanks to Denver's swiftly changing weather, planning a cohesive outfit for an entire day—say, one that starts in the mid-30s, hits 68 degrees in the afternoon, and then cools off again—often feels like an impossible task. So we asked five local boutique owners to share their top wardrobe picks for...
March 16 2016, 11:50 AM
Karina Grimaldi's crochet dress (available at Melrose & Madison)
—Photo courtesy of Simply Suzys Photography
One of our favorite Denver boutiques is getting a sibling. Last week, Platt Park favorite Melrose & Madison opened a second location in Highlands Square. That means double the options for casual but chic denim, bohemian blouses, and eye-catching cocktail attire. And the new shop is...
March 9 2016, 11:15 AM
The Denver Broncos players pose before boarding the plane to San Jose. —Photo courtesy of the Denver Broncos' Twitter
The Denver Broncos still have to win the biggest game of the year, but off the field the team has already beat the entire league—at least in the sartorial sense. Late last year, Sports Illustrated voted the Broncos the "Best Dressed Team" in the NFL. As the team arrived in San Jose...
February 3 2016, 11:09 AM
Romona Keveza gown, $12,055, available at Felicé
You're engaged—congratulations! We know planning a wedding and making all the decisions that come with it can be stressful, but it should be a fun and exciting process, as well. After all, it's a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of love, right? Of course, everything can't be quite as delightful as...
January 29 2016, 4:00 PM
Deck yourself out in Blackbird and the Snow's nature-inspired jewelry: Luna Moth necklace, $4,895; Moon Slice necklace, $3,050; Fancy Star ring, $2,925; Bug ring, $1,800; Full Moon ring, $2,270; and Small Full Moon bracelet, $2,605 (all are in 14k yellow gold and contain diamonds and/or moonstones). —Photo courtesy of Kristen Hatgi Sink
Any woman would love to wear a one-of-a-kind, standout piece of jewelry. Boulder-based musician and jeweler Marie-Juliette Bird delivers with Blackbird and the Snow, her modern take on the romantic Victorian aesthetic—an era not frequently tapped by designers this side of the...
January 15 2016, 9:38 AM
This Rafé Alicia clutch transforms your credit card and lip gloss holder into a work of art. ($395, available at Willow in Boulder, willowboulder.com)
There are so many events this time year that we often find ourselves staring at our closets wondering, What am I going to wear? Cue the Groundhog Day feeling. Unless you have an endless supply of evening clothes (or a budget that allows you to shop for a new outfit for...
December 23 2015, 10:00 AM
Mountain Modern Tote in Pendleton wool and duck canvas with English bridle leather straps; $340
—Photo by Kirstin Anne
The holidays are supposed to be a season full of cheer, but sometimes shopping can be downright dreadful. If you’re going the fashion route this season, you’ll really need to zero-in on the recipient's taste and style; otherwise, you risk looking like you’re not paying attention (not good) or...
December 9 2015, 12:45 PM
Denver-based fine jewelry designer Ashley Schenkein can custom design stunners like this 14 karat rose gold ring with 0.63 tcw (total carat weight) diamonds and 2.96 tcw morganite.
—Photo by Heirloomsnaps
"Engagement ring"—the item that strikes fear in the hearts of men and women everywhere. Not because of the commitment it symbolizes, but because of the stress of finding just the right one for that special someone. It's a major decision. After all, it's the ring your significant other will (...
December 4 2015, 10:58 AM