• Dolce: Holiday Fine Jewelery Show

    7 months ago.

    When you are five years old, the bigger the box the better the present. Over 20, not so much. Still recovering from that vacuum cleaner you gave her? A present should confer pleasure. Not remind her of her shortcomings. Think a…

  • Local Business Celebrates Milestone

    8 months ago.

    Picaya launches online collection and events to celebrate two decades of business. Stop by Picaya at 101 West Colorado Avenue December 10 for snacks and store-wide discounts. Or join the Private Party after 6 p.m. for fine food, drinks and giveaways.…

  • Becoming Local: The Telluride Difference

    10 months ago.

    When I ride the Gondola into town, it’s only a matter of time before I’m identified as a “local." Usually, it happens by the second tower. Then, the inevitable two questions follow. “You live here? Do you know how lucky…

  • How to Trade in Your Old iPhone for the iPhone 6

    10 months ago.

    From: Matt Petronzio, Assistant Features Editor at Mashable: Now that Apple has announced the shiny new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, available for preorder on Friday and shipping Sept. 19, it's time to start weighing your options. Should you stick…

  • Two Skirts & SMRC: Clutch for the Cause Thursday

    11 months ago.

    It’s the bag she’s in. When the Telluride Foundation announced that Kristin Holbrook of Two Skirts is the 2014 Outstanding Citizen of the Year, the press release cited “her unwavering commitment to volunteerism, community service and philanthropic giving.”  The nomination…

  • Maternity Fashion, A Divisive Issue

    1 year ago.

    In a world where anything and everything is ripe for contention, I came across this story by Savannah Guthrie in TodayParents.com. Do you or a friend have a bun in the oven? Apparently people feel strongly about what pregnant women should wear.…

  • Yeti's First Soft-sided Cooler Available in October

    1 year ago.

    From Outside Magazine: "Fishing guides and festival goers take note: High-end cooler maker Yeti just revealed its first soft-sided cooler, the 5.2-gallon Hopper that’s sealed with a waterproof drysuit zipper." It’s got an inch-and-a-half of heavy-duty closed-cell foam for insulation…

  • Fire Phone Immerses Users in Amazon’s World

    1 year ago.

    David Streitfeld, a New York Times Technology Reporter, offers up some initial impressions on Amazon's new Fire phone, announced yesterday by Amazon CEO, Jeffrey Bezos. Here are several excerpts: Amazon on Wednesday announced a device that tries to fulfill the…

  • John Waters Gloriously Roasts the Fashion Crowd

    1 year ago.

      Here's a fun article from "The Cut's" new Fashion Editor, Veronique Hylan: "The Critically Fickle Design Awards. That's what John Waters dubbed the so-called Fashion Oscars. Clad in a white-tie ensemble — "To hell with normcore, that’s so spring…

  • New Year's Eve: Cool or Comfy?

    1 year ago.

    Fashionistas, this one's for you. Found this tongue-in-cheek (not really) blog in HuffPost Style about shooting for the stars on New Year's Eve  – only to crash land back on Earth. New Year's Eve is probably the most overrated event…

  • "Twelve Days of Christmas": Cost of Doing Business

    1 year ago.

    Turns out the cost of engaging the lords and ladies went up the most. The price of the fowl held steady. Swans are the big ticket. The Business section of Christmas Day New York Times featured a great story by Elizabeth Olson about…

  • What's Better Than Black Friday?

    1 year ago.

    According to Huff Post Style, skipping it. Okay, so there is a lot of pressure to go out on Black Friday. And we totally get it: There are deals to be had and money to be saved. But there is also a…

  • DOLCE: TRUNK SHOW, SIMON ALCANTARA, DREAM PHASE

    2 years ago.

    “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one,” John Lennon. Bling is his thing, but his work defies glitz and the quicksilver nature of fashion. Simon Alcantara's muses tend to be exotic, adventurous and whimsical; his…

  • FASHION FRIDAY: TELLURIDE AIDS BENEFIT & 2 SKIRTS

    2 years ago.

    Editor's note: Vogue does it. The high powered glossy hosts "7th on Sale," the proceeds from which go to AIDS-related charities working in the U.S. and abroad. Just like the Telluride AIDS Benefit whose six beneficiaries (one, Ubuntu Africa, is…

  • LUSTER AT LUSTRE IS NOUVEAU & DECO: TRUNK SHOW THIS WEEKEND

    2 years ago.

    In response to a recent Internet survey about the upcoming holiday, Valentine's Day, people waxed optimistic, saying they would spend more than they did in 2012. Per usual, men plan to spend more than women. A whopping 20 percent said…

  • FASHION FRIDAY: SILVER AND GOLD

    2 years ago.

    “Silver and gold, silver and gold, everyone wishes for silver and gold." Those are the lyrics to the famed Burl Ives Christmas song. The words are also in a song from the movie "Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer." And they…