• Becoming Local: The Telluride Difference

    3 weeks 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

    1 month 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…

  • Ralph Lauren to Introduce Wearable Technology at the US Open

    1 month ago.

    New York Times fashion writer Ruth La Ferla, reports on the wearable technology from Ralph Lauren that will be making its debut at the US Open Tennis Championship. TENNIS HAS an emotional impact that isn’t confined to the court. Consider…

  • Two Skirts & SMRC: Clutch for the Cause Thursday

    2 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…

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

    3 months 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

    4 months 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…

  • The Year's Raddest Tech Gifts for Father's Day

    4 months ago.

    Yohana Desta, a features writer for Mashable, has some high tech ideas for Dad. You can still teach an old dad new tricks. How? By getting him one of the year's coolest tech gadgets as a Father's Day gift. The…

  • John Waters Gloriously Roasts the Fashion Crowd

    4 months 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…

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

    10 months 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?

    10 months 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…

  • Riga, Warsaw and Bucharest: The New Frontiers of Fashion

    12 months ago.

    Here's an interesting take on on Fashion from Alison Taylor that appeared in Telegraph:  Riga, Warsaw and Bucharest: The New Frontiers of Fashion: Move over Brooklyn, make way for Bucharest - some of the coolest shops are now to be…

  • DOLCE: TRUNK SHOW, SIMON ALCANTARA, DREAM PHASE

    1 year 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…

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

    1 year 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

    1 year 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…

  • HO HO HO!: NOEL NIGHT IN TELLURIDE

    1 year ago.

    The I Hate to Shop Guide to making the season bright It’s true. I really do hate to shop. But Noel Night – Telluride’s annual kick-off to the holiday season – actually makes shopping fun. This Wednesday, December 5, is…

  • TELLURIDE ARTS' HOLIDAY BAZAAR THIS WEEKEND

    1 year ago.

    Holidays making you feel blorfty? Can't say cause you don't know what blorft is? "Blorft" is Tina Fey's way of describing angst, holiday angst included. According to the superstar comic, the adjective is shorthand for "completely overwhelmed but proceeding as…