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"WE TRY TO STAY AWAY FROM "TRENDY" DESIGN BUT WE'RE DEFINITELY SEEING SOME INFLUENCE FROM THE TRENDS OF THE ‘70S IN THE COLORS AND FINISHES WE'RE DRAWN TO LATELY. WE'RE NOT TALKING ABOUT OBVIOUS TRENDS LIKE SHAG CARPET OR PAISLEY PATTERNS, BUT WE ARE DEFINITELY NOTICING A SHIFT FROM THE STARK WHITES AND GRAYS TO INTERIORS WITH A WARMER FEEL…

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21st Annual Boulder Wedding Showcase

The 21st annual Boulder Wedding Showcase was held at Rembrandt Yard Art Gallery & Event Center and Boulder Theater on January 28th. The Boulder Wedding Showcase brings couples face-to-face with Boulder's top wedding vendors in a fun atmosphere.

The Hiltons on Canyon Grand Opening

Guests enjoyed a memorable evening at the new Hiltons on Canyon with interactive tours, delicious cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a whole lot of adventure. The activities included a CU tailgate, Colorado artists, outdoor adventures with Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides, and DJ RIPM in the ballroom! Photography by Felicia Meyer.

Pickin’ @ The Post (Neil Young)

The Post "house band" was recently joined by longtime Boulder resident, and front man for The Samples, Sean Kelly, for a jam-grass tribute to Neil Young. On March 15th, the gang will be celebrating the timeless music of The Band. Photography by Shannon Hudson.

LIV Sotheby’s International Realty’s Yoga Day

Real estate brokers and support staff of LIV SIR gathered for a mid-day re-
balance of body and mind at the newest downtown yoga studio, Bulldog Yoga. 
Photography by Lisa Doane.

Cory Richards Book Signing

ICON Wrap Party rocked! Bob Morehouse and team from Vermilion Graphics designed and published a gorgeous coffee table book commemorating a show that honored so many of those who are an integral part of Boulder, its essence and history. Cory Richards was signing books for guests. Photography by Jen Lobo.

March 2018 Around Town

Melton Design Build of Boulder, CO has won “Best Of Design and Customer Service” on Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design, for the fourth consecutive year. The four time winner, 25-year-old, full-service design/build firm was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry…

Training (in) Paradise

When the time came to build themselves a home base, Tim O'Donnell and Mirinda Carfrae needed far more than just a house. The couple, who are world champion triathletes, live a life full to the brim with training and traveling, and their busy lifestyle demands a home tailored to support it. They sought a sanctuary to keep up with their…

In The Kitchen with Kimbal Musk

Known as a "founding father of the modern food movement,” Kimbal Musk has launched initiatives across the country to change the way we view, enjoy, and learn about food. 
A firm believer that “it’s a human right to understand what we are putting in our bodies,” Kimbal Musk is leading the charge to change the way America’s kids eat.

Ask the Experts

Visualize what it looks like to work toward financial fitness. The picture in your head likely doesn’t involve jogging or free weights, does it?

Lauren Maggio Designs

With spring in the air, the desire to refresh and attempt a new design trend is high on our weekend to-do list.  How does one begin to artfully arrange a so-called, shelfie? 

Little Red Lodge

As a stylist, I’m constantly inspired by global influences. I love how the owners of the Little Red Lodge were able to combine textile inspiration from all over the world to create a cozy and eclectic space. Warm red Kilim and Persian rugs ground the space and add warmth and coziness, perfect for a cabin nestled in the woods. The…

Where the Colorado Twang Meets the Funk

A Border Collie named Griffin, sunken leather chairs and ambient lighting fill Arthur Lee Land’s eclectic mountain townhome. His hometown gig is a quarter mile down the road at a brewery that fits his trio’s unique style. Arthur, his wife Carol, and bandmates Zach Jackson and Will Trask, bring twang back to life.

The Smart Home

Anyone who has watched TV in the past year has seen and heard all about voice control.  Although still in its infancy; the future control of your home will all be through voice.  

Design, Decoded 30

I know you’ve all seen a Sputnik light, but the history of its design is still a little murky.  Although some credit the Italian engineer Gino Sarfatti, it’s not 100% clear who designed it first as it was copied and reinterpreted many times over in the 1950s and 60s.  But that’s often the case with design history, so we’re going to run with…

BOOKMARKED

Open a home interior magazine or flip on a home improvement show and it’s easy to see that rustic modern is the look that everyone loves! Experience modern architecture and rustic interior decor by taking a look inside 15 of the West’s finest rustic modern private homes, traditional log cabins, sustainable projects, artist studios, and places for play. Featuring detailed…

Room to Grow

Perfect for those who don’t necessarily consider themselves “gardening-inclined,” but also like to keep live decorations in various parts of the home, succulent plants are generally low-maintenance and come in an array of shapes, sizes, colors and textures. Grow them in unique containers—from coffee tins to books or shoes—for eco-themed decor you actually have to put in some effort to…

Arizona

Traveling through Arizona can be a fun and easy road trip, the hardest part is deciding what to see. Although the state is small, all the hallmarks are pretty far apart...and there are a lot of them. 

Music to Our Ears

Future Arts Foundation, a non-profit organization that supplies Colorado public schools with instruments and art supplies, has long held the dream of opening a youth arts house. 

Designs Inspired 
by Nature

Inspired by nature and intrigued by technique, furniture designer Jason McCloskey of Jace Will Designs creates pieces that are as unique as the peaks of the Rockies. Curved wood and sheepskin form a chair that’s purpose is to relax and quiet your mind.