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Michelle Johnson

Michelle is the editor of 5280 Home.

Articles By Michelle Johnson

16 Peel-And-Stick Finishes That Will Transform Your Home in an Instant

If your timeline, wallet, or landlord won’t allow you to permanently revamp your home’s finishes, these temporary tiles and wallpapers can add a punch of style in a pinch.

Netflix Star Melanie Rose’s Tips for Building a Sex(ier) Room

The How To Build A Sex Room designer dishes four ways to spice up your bedroom design scheme this Valentine’s Day and every day after.

Big Decisions

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s February/March 2023 Renovation issue.

11 Ways to Get the Grandmillennial Look in Your Home

The trending style marries traditional aesthetics with modern flair.

a portrait of 5280 Home editor Michelle Johnson in front of a blue botanical wallpaper

Design That Wows

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s December 2022/January 2023 Top Denver Design issue.

a concrete, industrial-style room with a sliding barn door

Sizzling or Simmering? Designers Rank Design Trends of the Past Decade

Local designers dish on the popular home materials and furnishings they hope to see more (or less) of in the next 10 years.

Square tiles on a bathroom wall depicting a blue and beige watercolor leaf pattern.

Add Creative Spark to Your Home With These Artsy Decor Finds

Denver designer Angela Harris’ 10 picks for art-inspired living spaces.

a portrait of 5280 Home editor Michelle Johnson in front of a blue botanical wallpaper

Happy Birthday, Home!

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s 10th Anniversary Issue.

Michelle Johnson by Kylie Fitts

Built Wonders

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s August/September Kitchen & Architecture Issue.

We Found, We Love: Kitchen Bling

Add a little shine to your cookspace with chic, jewelry-like lighting and hardware.

We Found, We Love: Go Green with These Fresh Picks for the Home

Mint, sage, olive, moss: Most every shade of green is having a moment in interiors. Here, a roundup of lively home items in the verdant hue.

Michelle Johnson by Kylie Fitts

Color Your World

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home’s June/July Color Issue.

Artist Meredith Steele Shares Her Favorite Space in Her Berkeley Home

The painter’s creative space acts as a blank canvas.

We Found, We Love: Jungle-Inspired Outdoor Fabrics

Bring a safari to your backyard with these weatherproof fabrics, all available at the Denver Design District.

Discover Your Personal Outdoor Design Style, from Classic-Chic to Organic-Modern

Plus, tips for picking the best outdoor furniture material for your alfresco space.

Michelle Johnson by Kylie Fitts

Happy Places

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s April/May Outdoor Living Issue.

How a Pandemic Pivot Led a Local Hospitality Entrepreneur to a Truer Calling

Throughout a meandering journey to open a luxury hotel on West Colfax, Lauren Coleman has uncovered a passion for humanitarian work.

We Found, We Love: 3D Tile

These textured tiles will add visual interest to any room in the house.

Michelle Johnson by Kylie Fitts

If Walls Could Talk

A letter from the editor of 5280 Home‘s February/March Renovation Issue.

Prep Your Guest Room With These Thoughtful Finds

Artist and entrepreneur Jeanne Oliver shares 10 essential items that will impress your guests this holiday season.

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