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Julie Dugdale

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Retro Revival

A local designer takes a Lakewood house from Brady Bunch blah to midcentury chic.

Take It Personally

How decoding your genes might unlock the future of health care.

Gear Buzz: Gaugewear

Tinker with digital toys without freezing your fingers off with this new wearable.


French Lessons

A Parisian design team gives a once-dated Aspen chalet a transcontinental makeover.

Happy Place

Interior designer Deidre Oliver talks whimsical glamour, wood beams, and easy style in her Niwot home.


Curb Appeal 101

A Platt Park bungalow's porch and side yard get a facelift; here's how to do it at home.

From Every Angle

A home commands breathtaking views of the Flatirons with a design that draws the outside in.

How to Make a Spring Bouquet

Try these tips and blooms, picked by Jil Schlisner of Moss Pink Flora & Botanicals, for a brilliant arrangement.

Destination Wellness

Estes Park welcomes a new type of traveler: the medical tourist.

The Pursuit of Happiness

Coloradans are supposedly models of contentedness—but are we really as blissful as we think we are?

Let It Snow

This Crested Butte house blends a mining-era look with smart design to create the perfect high-country, low-temp retreat.


Perfecting Tradition

Furniture-maker New Classics strikes gold with two fresh collections for its silver anniversary.

Modern Family

A Boulder home gets a sleek overhaul to satisfy the new owners’ contemporary tastes.  


Creative furnishings and a bold color scheme transform an extra eating area into a welcoming home office.

Booked Up

Fort Collins–based Unite for Literacy wants to give 100 books to every child in Colorado—for free. And it’s figured out how to do it.

Going Coastal

Add coastal flair to your home with Boulder-based ceramic artist Liz Quan’s porcelain creations.


Modern Glamour

Elegant taste, feminine colors, and just a touch of sparkle: How a city girl got her dream home in Denver.

Going Up?

How an architect couple made their Four Seasons condo deliciously mod.

Sitting Pretty

From scientific skin-care regimens to high-tech body sculpting, here are ways to freshen up what you see in the mirror.

Change of Scenery

Vail Resorts’ recent expansion gives Coloradans more than one good reason to visit the Sierra Nevadas.

Fallen Women

A scandalous mystery novel for your Colorado bookshelf.

Family Style

A Denver interior designer embraces whimsy to create a kid-friendly—but still sophisticated—home.


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