—Photograph by Jeff Nelson
The morning of June 10, 2014, dawns on Washington, D.C., as it typically does in summer: under a sodden blanket of humidity. Although the temperature won’t top 80 degrees all day, by 7:30 a.m. the oppressive mugginess has already settled, eased every few minutes by a fleeting, fluttering...
—Photography by Morgan Rachel Levy; Lettering by Ian Barnard
In a loose grove of aspens, on a high ridge not far from downtown Denver, Graham Steinruck walks at an impossibly slow pace. Every few feet, he stops and looks around. He notes the nickel-size leaves on the aspens. He pauses to feel the spongy texture of the soil under his feet. Everywhere, the...
—Photography by Matt Nager
—Photography by Raul J. Garcia
There was nothing photogenic about the charmless 1950s home (previously a rental) the Nuñez family purchased in Boulder—nothing except its views of the nearby Flatirons, that is. The outdated home in the Newlands neighborhood suffered from plenty of design ailments, including a clunky addition from...
—Photography by David Lauer
Two things strike you about the Sunshine Canyon property where architect Renée del Gaudio lives with her family: First, there is the lunarlike landscape where earth and sky meld and twiglike aspen trees bend 90 degrees in the wind. Then, there is the modern interpretation of a classic mining-era,...
—Photography by Kimberly Gavin
Keeping It Simple
Designer Megan Kane and kitchen designer Chris Awadalla created a big, bright kitchen and eating nook that function for family time and entertaining. The team improved the flow of the kitchen by shuffling appliances and adding a substantial island crowned by an E.F. Chapman...
—Illustrations by Mark McGinnis
Today’s 24-hour news cycle wouldn’t be complete without at least a passing reference to interest rates (still near all-time lows), inflation (still sitting at about two percent, right where the Federal Reserve likes it), and job growth (still creeping up, slooooowly). But how much do...
—Photography by Paul Miller
Alice & Olivia dress ($345), Garbarini, 239 Detroit St., 303-333-8686, garbarinishop.com; Rachel Comey vest ($495) and the Woods Tahitian pearl necklace with diamond clasp and mother-of-pearl and pavé diamond eagle pendant ($5,940), both Goldyn, 2040 W. 30th...