Goldyn boutique in LoHi; courtesy of Sara Ford
Once as barren as the 15-hour drive from stylish L.A., Denver's fashion marketplace has developed its own profusion of brick-and-mortar boutiques, with even more room to grow. Currently, Yelp counts a total of 290 “clothing-boutiques-in-and-around-the-metro-area.” This, in Denver—a city whose...
March 31 2015, 2:03 PM
The best all-around pair of flare jeans: DL1961 Premium Denim Joy in Nirvana, $168, available at the Garment District, 595 S. Colorado Blvd., 303-757-3371, garmentdistrictcolorado.com
Tired of trying to squeeze into skinny jeans? You're in luck! This season it’s all about the flare—yes, as in the beloved '70s look of Farrah Fawcett, Ali MacGraw and Stevie Nicks. It’s not just designers (see spring runways for Gucci and at Kenzo) championing the style,...
March 27 2015, 2:00 PM
Proenza Schouler feather print bucket bag, $1,425, Nordstrom, Cherry Creek Shopping Center, 2810 E. First Ave., 720-746-2424, shop.nordstrom.com
Fashion has been without an "It" bag for quite a while—but that all changes now. Spring 2015 (re)introduces the bucket bag.
A must-have for casual, warm-weather style (we're thinking beyond Denver's recent snowstorms), a bucket bag is defined by its drawstring closure and long strap that...
March 9 2015, 1:00 PM
Influx-Asym Sweater ($160) and Phonic Knit Vest ($84), Mondo Guerra; —Photo courtesy of Crystal Allen Photography
He may be known for his love of color, but the latest venture from Denver fashion designer Mondo Guerra will have you seeing black and white. That’s right; the Project Runway All Stars winner’s most recent effort is an all b&w capsule collection with a focus on versatile, updated...
February 6 2015, 1:30 PM
Find this Lilith sheer silk printed pullover at Moxie for $225 off.
If you're anything like me, you're currently suffering from a mid-winter closet slump—and a holiday credit card hangover. Luckily, there's a budget-friendly solution: winter sales. Take a spin through my top discounted picks, plus tips on how to wear these closet refreshers into spring.
February 4 2015, 10:00 AM
Rahua restorative oil for shiny hair, $175, rahua.com
Colorado's yo-yoing winter weather hits skin with a brutal one-two punch of outdoor cold followed by indoor heat. This pattern can cause even normal skin to become dry, dull, and irritated. Combat skin stress by incorporating oils—a product that's been used to moisturize and prevent aging since at...
January 13 2015, 1:00 PM
Zane clutch, available at Rustic Thread
Don't be fooled: The holiday party season isn't over yet. Whether you’re entertaining at home, hitting the town with friends, or attending a cocktail party, I have some suggestions to make sure you—both guys and gals—look your best.
A clutch is an evening essential. Instead of playing...
December 29 2014, 3:05 PM
Filson rugged twill duffle, $325
Filson is one of the U.S. heritage workwear companies that has spearheaded the renewed interest in American manufacturing. Why? Because the brand produces durable clothing and accessories that are also super functional. For the man in need of new luggage, pick up a timeless duffel bag in...
December 9 2014, 2:15 PM