The resale shopping scene can be intimidating for the uninitiated: Stores are often crowded with merchandise, finding the right fit is a challenge, and you have to weed through a collection of strange and outdated pieces to unearth items worth bringing back into fashion. But resale and vintage...
May 11 2016, 9:40 AM
Stock up on Colorado-made stocking stuffers, like yummy Helliemae's caramels, at these eight great holiday markets. —Image courtesy of Share Denver
Whether you're looking for a fun night out or last-minute presents, these local markets are delightful ways to spend your December.
NIGHT BAZAAR DENVER HOLIDAY MARKET
Forget partridges in pear trees—Night Bazaar Denver is giving new meaning to the Twelve Days of Christmas at this fun craft...
December 9 2015, 3:00 PM
About 150 Colorado-themed vendors will be selling their wares at this year's Holiday Flea. —Courtesy of Denver Flea
The stress and strain of holiday shopping can sometimes drive you to drink; now you can do both while supporting your neighbors.
Denver's 2nd annual Holiday Flea kicks off this Thursday with VIP events that precede the all-access events running through the weekend. The massive gathering brings...
December 1 2015, 11:38 AM
—Photo courtesy of Hailee Grace
While Black Friday often draws shoppers to large chain stores with huge markdowns, we sometimes forget that local shops also provide promotions and discounts during this popular shopping weekend. From Black Friday to Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, support the local community by shopping...
November 25 2015, 10:25 AM
Denverites are sometimes mocked for their devotion to Whole Foods (see: episode three of the latest season of South Park), but Trader Joe's' steady expansion in the area might win over foodies looking for a more affordable way to score healthy, exotic eats.
A planned 13,000-square-foot space in...
October 14 2015, 2:00 PM
I’m a specialty food store junkie, and Pacific Ocean Marketplace on Alameda Avenue sells some of my favorite short-cut ingredients for Southeast Asian and Indian flavors:
- I love ABC brand kecap manis—a thick, dark, soy syrup sweetened with palm sugar. Skewer small pieces of chicken thigh meat...
August 17 2015, 10:30 AM
Slifer Designs' warehouse sale will offer mountain modern furnishings and accessories for 50 to 80 percent off.
—Courtesy of Slifer Designs
There are sales and there are SALES! (exclamation point included). And while this one requires a trip up I-70, the chance to shop Slifer Designs’ warehouse this Thursday, Friday, or Saturday is well worth the drive.
It’s been 15 years since Slifer Designs last opened its Eagle warehouse to the...
July 15 2015, 10:15 AM
—Courtesy of Cherry Creek North
Right when July’s heat starts wearing on us, the boutiques of Cherry Creek North deliver one of our favorite summer treats: Sidewalk Sale. This year marks the 45th annual Cherry Creek North Sidewalk Sale, a shopping event not to be missed.
From July 16 to 19, some of the district’s...
July 13 2015, 3:00 PM