Viva Creatures' Valkyrie cross-body bag ($315) is a perfect companion to fall's dark neutrals, berry shades, and hunter greens.
How do you combine a love of purses and a passion for animals? You create your own sustainable handbag line. Back in 2011, attorney Nora Baldwin was inspired to do so after spending an afternoon shopping for a luxury calfskin bag. She ended her search empty-handed—but with a newfound clarity...
September 9 2015, 10:05 AM
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
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
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
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
Penny Preville Deco cuff in 18-karat green gold with diamonds; $10,000, Hyde Park Jewelers, 303-333-4446, hpjewels.com
—Photography by Paul Miller
Cartier’s most lavish design motif—art deco—gained traction in the early 20th century (think The Great Gatsby and New York City’s Chrysler Building) and has held on as a source of inspiration for designers ever since. Easily recognized for its use of bold symmetrical shapes such as...
From Burberry’s cropped shearling jacket to Hermes bandanas, high-end brands are taking a shine to the Wild West this season. One of the easiest ways for local gals to get the on-trend look is by investing in a pair of cowboy boots. It may sound a bit cliché when you live in Colorado...
October 15 2014, 12:10 PM
Diamond pavé charm necklace with diamond-set carved turquoise leaf pendant on silver chain, $850, Distractions, 465 E. Hopkins Ave., Aspen, 970-544-9946, distractionsaspen.com and rubyplusgeorge.myshopify.com
Every season, local boutiques rack up frequent flyer miles in an effort to discover innovative designers around the world who they can introduce to the Denver market. Here's my scouting report on the best new lines coming to town for Fall 2014.
San Francisco-based brand Curator...
August 20 2014, 11:30 AM