—Photos courtesy of the Foundation for Hospital Art
In 1973, an Atlanta businessman named John Feight volunteered to create a mural at a nearby hospital. Sent to the children’s floor with his supplies, John had already begun painting when a young patient came out of her room and gently asked if she could help. “Of course my dad couldn’t say no,”...
July 27 2016, 2:00 PM
—Photos courtesy of Pinnacle Mountain Homes
From antler chandeliers to those wooden “gone fishing” signs, it’s fair to say mountain home decor in the Centennial State has become a bit predictable. That’s why Summit County homebuilder Pinnacle Mountain Homes partnered with Denver retailer HW Homes on a 2,000-square-foot design...
July 26 2016, 2:50 PM
A rendering of the homes in Midtown
—Courtesy of Brookfield Residential
Denver’s increasing growth has us wondering: How many more businesses and housing developments can we possibly squeeze into its neighborhoods? The obvious space limitations—and pricey costs on both the residential and commercial real estate—are spurring migration to the city’s outer edges. Case in...
July 20 2016, 3:00 PM
—Illustration by Kotryna Zukauskaite
With median home prices hovering around $400,000—an 11 percent jump over the past year—Denver’s real estate market undoubtedly has some agents toasting each other with Courvoisier-filled snifters. But many others have found a different way to celebrate: doing good. From donating portions of their...
—Photo by Jack Buckingham
While Denver’s Baker neighborhood and the surrounding areas have no shortage of unique coffeehouses, vintage shops, and craft stores, there’s another reason to make the trip: the eclectic bars and music venues on South Broadway. Not only do these stages highlight our thriving local music...
July 13 2016, 11:30 AM
Revampt's interior combines the old with the new to create a unique showroom that fits perfectly with its mission.
—Courtesy of Revampt
Where: Cherry Creek North
Go For: Unique and chic furniture, accents, and accessories for the environmentally conscious decorator
5280 Pick: Tell time in style with these funky bicycle gear clocks, a perfect way to add outdoors-inspired flair to your indoor...
July 6 2016, 11:45 AM
Try swapping out inexpensive textiles—like this pillow and blanket from Target—on your porch or patio every year.
—Photo courtesy of Target
Summer has officially arrived, and it’s time to celebrate with a glass of chilled rosé on the patio. But after a long winter and a wet spring, odds are your outdoor spaces could use a little TLC. We asked some of our favorite Denver designers for their tips for updating porches, patios, and decks—...
June 30 2016, 9:45 AM
—Photos courtesy of Shamus Lahman
If you could build your fantasy Colorado mountain vacation home, what would you include? Plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms, of course. Entertaining space. Maybe a private ski hill? How about an ice rink, complete with a Zamboni?
Kremmling’s High Plains Ranch, on the market for $39.5 million,...
June 23 2016, 11:05 AM