Take notes from Emily Griffith Technical College's floral design program to create your own centerpiece.
The countdown to Thanksgiving dinner has officially begun. And for most of us, that means hitting several different grocery stores to track down everything from turkey and sweet potatoes to green beans and pie filling. This year, try to save a little room in your cart. Of course, the turkey always...
November 24 2015, 10:00 AM
Denver's housing crunch is turning friends into roomies. —Courtesy of Shutterstock
If you're a fan of shows like Friends or New Girl, life with roommates might look like a roller coaster of laughter, romance, and camaraderie. Rarely, though, do we consider the economic conditions—the tight housing markets in New York and Los Angeles, respectively—that brought those...
November 18 2015, 12:15 PM
In a true labor of love, Ross Paller and his father built this Englewood home, which sold for $528,000, from the ground up.
—Photos courtesy of Obeo/Ross Paller Real Estate Investments
Ross Paller was no stranger to real estate; he began buying rental properties as soon as he was approved for his first mortgage at 21 years old. But when it came to his first Denver development project, Ross says he was shortchanged by his general contractor.
“After I was taken advantage of, I...
November 17 2015, 2:35 PM
—Illustration courtesy of iStock
When my husband and I started dating in 2006, we had dinner one night at a stylish sushi spot on Old South Gaylord Street called Japon. Afterward, we strolled through Wash Park. As crickets chirped around the brick bungalows, my future husband told me he never wanted to live in the suburbs. I was...
—Photo courtesy of Fancy Tiger Crafts
When it comes to handmade gifts, it's the thought that counts—as long as the present doesn't come out looking like an afterthought. This year, rather than muddling through a too-lofty Pinterest project on your own, let these Denver crafting destinations guide you.
Friends who deserve...
The Santa Fe micro-hood is home to bright colors and nonstop culture. —All photos by Sarah Cahalan
THE NEIGHBORHOOD: SANTA FE
The area surrounding Santa Fe Drive has long been home to many artistic pursuits, but it really took off in 2003 when a group of galleries, museums, and theaters banded together to form the Arts District on Santa Fe. Since then, the official District membership...
November 12 2015, 9:00 AM
—Photograph by Emily Minton Redfield
One of the things I love best about our Observatory Park home is that it is a gathering spot—not just for traditional celebrations like Thanksgiving and Christmas, but also for potluck dinners with friends or grab-a-cup-of-tea visits with my mom. I smile when people we love forget to ring the...
—Photo by Emily Minton Redfield
Between long workdays and globe-trotting excursions, the owner of this Denver condo needed a place to recharge, and her dimly lit environs just didn’t work. Her three-bedroom, 1,400-square-foot condo in the Belvedere Tower, a 17-story high-rise in the Golden Triangle, was clad in dark finishes and...