• Two Skirts Turns Sweet 16

    2 months ago.

    At Two Skirts’ Sweet 16, March 16, 5- 8 p.m., everyone who joins in the celebration will receive a gift. There will also be special gifts-with-purchase. Co-owner Kristin Holbrook plans to serve pink drinks, petite apps, sweets and, of course,…

  • Best Friend Handbook: Wearing Color To Elevate Your Mood

    4 months ago.

    My friend Katherine Stuart writes a wonderful blog,”Best Friend Handbook,” everything from fashion and beauty tips to nutrition and recipes – including recipes for success. Her latest blog relates wearing color to positive mood changes. Sad but true, it appears that after a…

  • Jagged Edge: “Made In the U.S.A."

    4 months ago.

    They’re back and they’re better. We are talking about the “Classic” Journey Vest by Jagged Edge. Enter right now for a chance to win a Jagged Edge Journey vest (men’s or women’s model). By entering the contest, you also become a member of Jagged Edge’s Adventurers Community…

  • Holiday Prelude: Noel Night, 12/2/2015 & More

    1 year ago.

    Editor’s Note: One down. Two to go in the holiday season trifecta. Just about everywhere, the parade of cooking, shopping, and wrapping just picked up a new head of steam. While it is true that scribbling cards (or sending online versions) each…

  • Dolce: Holiday Fine Jewelery Show

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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

    2 years 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?

    3 years 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

    3 years 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?

    3 years 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…