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Denver Life Magazine

Denver Life Magazine November 2019

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In every issue: Fashion, Wellness, Beauty, Travel, Home Decor, Family Time, Dining, Local Arts, Pets, Outdoor Adventure, Colorado Escapes and Philanthropy. Denver Life Magazine highlights the very best of Denver culture, adventure and style!

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Denver Life Magazine
12 Issues

in this issue

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a feast for all

As we begin a new season of holiday festivities, indulgence is a word that often comes to mind. It takes many forms—indulging in food and drink (my weakness happens to be eggnog), in seasonal shopping, and of course in quality time with family and friends. For our annual Indulgence Issue, the editorial team here at Denver Life Magazine has put together a luxurious feature on some of the most lavish products and experiences available: a private wine collection management service (p. 70), a bespoke travel company (p. 74), a new Rolls-Royce SUV (p. 76), a limited-edition timepiece from Oster Jewelers (p. 77), a 5-carat yellow diamond ring from Betteridge Jewelers (p. 77), a crystal-studded Christian Louboutin shoe (p. 78), and much more. In our other feature, “Dress Rehearsal” (p. 56), we showcase…

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the ultimate indulgence - koelbel custom-home communities

Crossings at High Line Canal - A Rare Offering in Greenwood Village Koelbel's newest custom-home community, occupies one of the last available development sites in Greenwood Village. Comprised of just 11 home sites, each 2.5 acres or more, the High Line Canal literally “runs through it,” granting out-the-door access to canal-side pedestrian/equestrian trails. Equestrian centers and six public/private golf courses, neighborhood eateries, boutique shopping and entertainment venues are easily accessible. Crossings enjoys one of most sought-after Denver-area zip codes. Home site tours available by appointment: 720-539-0610 or visit crossingshlc.com The Preserve at Greenwood Village Only a handful of home sites remain in the Final Phase of Colorado's most renowned custom-home community centered around a treasured nature preserve. On-site trails link to walking/cycling trails along High Line Canal, plus a six-acre pool/tennis center and six…

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local history Denver’s beloved Brown Palace Hotel captured by @walksyourway from the ground up throwback to Denver Life’s Designer Showhouse built by @caliber.construction picture perfect a neighborhood walk rightly rekindles @traveling_lolo’s love for Colorado family first @miciitalian is all about family (and delicious food) quality time @kelleyjoneshospitality enjoys Gaku Ramen while hanging out with the team marble majesty gorgeous stone tops by @ykstonecenter make us wish this kitchen were ours follow us on: @denverlifemag @denverlifemagazine @denverlifemagazine…

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escape to mexico

White sand beaches. Crystal-blue water. A row of palm trees swaying in the breeze. Deep down, you know you deserve this. Enter to win a seven-night getaway for two to the allinclusive RIU PALACE PENINSULA IN CANCUN, MEXICO—a package that includes nonstop roundtrip airfare from Denver to Cancun, ground transfers to and from the airport and hotel, all meals and drinks, non-motorized water sports, and the assistance of an Apple Vacations representative. Spend your days kicking back by the pool, relaxing at the resort spa, sipping Mai Tais on the beach…the list goes on. Just make sure to Instagram your time in paradise—jealous friends back home are part of the experience, too. riu.com Take a break in paradise. Visit denverlifemagazine.com/win for complete details and your chance to win this exciting giveaway.…

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All aboard! This month through December, relive the magic of your favorite Christmas tale with an interactive journey like no other. The Polar Express train ride at the Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden offers kids and grownups alike a chance to ride a festive old-fashioned railcar through a snowy night, meet Santa and Billy, sip hot chocolate served by whimsical waiters, and arrive at the North Pole to witness the presentation of the first gift of Christmas. At the end of the show, every lucky rider gets his or her own silver bell to take home—just remember to check your pockets for holes! The experience runs November 9-10, 13-17, 20-24, and 29-30, and December 1, 4-8, 11-15, and 17-23. Tickets, $60-$120. coloradorailroadmuseum.org/polar-express…

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bling thing

“My greatest inspiration is always love,” says local jewelry maker Todd Reed, explaining his unique approach to design. “Creating is about passion.” It’s an ethos clearly visible in the Boulder resident’s work, which pioneered a process of using raw, upcycled, and ethically sourced materials to achieve luxury designs that have been featured in more than 35 books and sold to clients around the world. We caught up with Reed to ask about his inspiration, methods, and life as a designer. When did you become passionate about jewelry design? ● “It started very early. As a kid, I always liked to keep my hands busy. At 17, I took a job as a leathersmith making clothing. One day, my boss asked me to make a silver concho for pants and purse closures. I…