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THE MOMS ISSUE Denver’s

LEADING MOMPRENEURS The city’s top mom-owned businesses

A Colorado Icon Says “I Do!” The wedding of Annabel Bowlen and Charles Mains

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73 MOTHERS OF INVENTION MEET DENVER’S TOP MOMPRENEURS

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ON THIS PAGE On Mother: Trina Turk Fizz Mini Dress, $348; Oscar de la Renta Climbing Flower Clip-On Earrings, $490; neimanmarcus.com On Daughter: Kate Spade New York Fit-And-Flare Dress, $58; nordstrom.com Photo: Katie Bradshaw, KB Digital Designs Hair and Makeup: Elijah Bleu, Matthew Morris Salon and Skincare


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A FAMILY AFFAIR

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STRIKE A POSE

WORD TO YOUR MOTHER

The wedding of Annabel Bowlen and Charles Mains II

A Cherry Hills abode gets a bold, bright makeover

This season, fashion is our favorite competitive sport

Celebrating the style of the iconic moms who inspire

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The Shining Star of Sunset Drive

2017 CUSTOM BUILD IN CHERRY HILLS FARM 4 Cherry Hills Farm Court | Cherry Hills Village Offered at $3,850,000

Located in the Cherry Hills Farm community, on a private cul-de-sac is a very unique opportunity to own this one of a kind home. Denver’s own ‘Hampton’s inspired English Manor.’ On a generous acre site with extraordinary finishe\s you’ll find this remarkable home with approximately 9000 finished square feet. Thought out and designed by the Cornerstone Custom Home design team-nothing has been overlooked. From the Chef’s kitchen to the walk-out basement this grand home is light, bright and spacious.

GATED GEORGIAN REVIVAL ON 5.88 ACRES OF PRIVATE GROUNDS The 2-story configuration is family friendly with 6 bedrooms and 9 baths including a multi-level great room, plus main-level den, OFFERED $11,900,000 executive study and an un-compromised private guest suite. AT Once you’ve entered the home you are welcomed by a full wall of retractable doors opening to a large deck overlooking the estate grounds an excellent design for the ‘must-have’ Colorado 7 BedsExuding I 12 Baths I 17,544 SF home I 5.88 Lifestyle of indoor to outdoor entertaining. comfort and warmth this hasAcres a 4-car garage, wide plank wood flooring and a multitude of personalization options. New to the market, this stunning manor sits on 5.88 acres of private, perfectly manicured grounds. A pool, tennis court and

entertaining the most landwith in allgenerous of Cherry hallways Hills Village, one of its most after, tucked Thelarge glorious designerpavilion detailsoverlook of this home are exquisite unparalleled andinstairways, large sought dining room, ship-lap siding, unique kitchen and lighting fixtures plus design elements not often seen in Denver or the Villages. Come and see this away enclaves. Enjoy generous living spaces with recent designer appointments in this most detailed floor plan. Two saltwater beautiful home for yourself. Meet with the professional on-site designer, who has chosen exquisite finishes but if you prefer aquariums with exotic species and coral reefs provide an extremely unique touch. The main level guest apartment has a livingthe buyer can have full design review and choose their own lighting, countertops, plumbing fixtures and custom colors throughout the room, bedroom and full bath while the East Wing includes His and Hers Studies and multiple family gathering spaces. The second home. Delivery is scheduled for late fall, so please contact me soon for premier design accessibility and preview. floor includes a Master with two baths and three additional en suite bedrooms plus a second laundry room. The third level includes two more enatsuite rooms cost and large game room while the hasthe a full gym and home theatre with all equipment The Landscaping plan, additional is completely approved andbasement in place with architectural review board. Though approved, landscaping can still can be customized by buyer. includes. What’s more, it walks out to the lavish rose garden. This is the most complete estate and value in the Village and must be seen to be fully appreciated. For more information, contact Rochelle McNaughton 303.929.9001 rochelle.macnaughton@sothebysrealty.com livsothebysrealty.com 303.929.9001 rochelle.mcnaughton@sothebysrealty.com livsothebysrealty.com


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“In raising my children, I have lost my mind but found my soul.” – Lisa T. Shepherd

o words have ever rung truer for me than these. In February, our sweet baby boy, Langdon William Marr, entered the world nearly a month before we were expecting him. Thrust into motherhood, my life immediately changed. To say that becoming a parent was a shock to my system would be a huge understatement. In fact, “shocking” is the only way I can really describe those early weeks. Suddenly, the existence I had known for nearly forty years was gone. In its place were sleepless nights, days filled with a million and one questions (Why is he crying? When should I feed him? Is that color normal? What was that sound?) and a new level of exhaustion that I didn’t know was possible, even during the heaviest throes of entrepreneurship. It. Was. So. Hard. But with each passing day, our new normal became, well, exactly that – normal. Fear and anxiety began to ease and slowly but surely, our increments of rest began to increase. And then, one day, it happened….motherhood went from something I was enduring to something I was enjoying. A lot. Every day, I fall more in love with my son. Seeing this big, bright world through his tiny lens has changed me so much in such a short time. The things I once fretted about seem silly now and the things I took for granted seem monumental. For better or worse, becoming a mother shakes you to your very core. It also opens up a new group of support and understanding from other mothers. This community – this tribe of badass women – is one I feel so grateful to have joined. Since having Langdon, the unexpected outpouring of support and words of encouragement from other women – some of whom I knew only on the surface or not at all – has warmed my heart and opened my eyes. This, Reign’s first ever “Moms Issue,” I dedicate to you. The working moms. The stay at home moms. The veteran moms. The first time moms. The expecting moms. The moms in spirit and the moms who came before us. It’s undoubtedly the toughest yet most rewarding job there is. Kudos to you. And in case someone hasn’t told you recently, you’re doing a great job! In this issue, I hope you’ll pay special attention to our Mothers of Invention feature (page 73). The stories of Lindsay, Monica and Jenny are enlightening and inspiring and the women on “The List” (page 81) are absolute superstars. In particular, Jenny’s willingness to share her personal journey as a mother living with cystic fibrosis (page 80) is both an honor and a privilege for Reign. One of my new heroes, this woman has paved her own way in the world and has not only survived what for many would be the ultimate roadblock, but has thrived. I hope you’ll join me in supporting her new and noble endeavor, Wheezie Stevens.

The very moment I met my son, February 9, 2018. They laid him next to me. I looked at him and said, “Hi, I’m your mom.” A very sleepy newborn opened his eyes and stared right back at me. My sweet husband captured it all, and for that I am forever grateful. Real, raw, unedited. Just like motherhood.

Of course, in changing me as a woman, motherhood has also changed me as a Publisher. I’m more excited than ever for our magazine’s future because I am more confident than ever in who and what our brand is, can be and should be. A celebration of a life well lived and of the women living it, both in Colorado and beyond. Expect to see more diversified content – content that speaks to women in every chapter of life – from online stories for the young ladies just starting out in the world, to profiles of the professional powerhouses paving the way, to health and beauty innovations for the ladies entering the next chapter to practical (yet posh) ideas for yes…the moms. Next year, we’ll be producing our magazine semi-annually, a move that makes sense on many levels. A firm believer in doing things well or not at all, in addition to being a smart business decision, it’s also my way of balancing my role as Langdon’s mother and as Reign’s leader in a manner of which I can be proud. I want to show all of the moms out there that yes – you can spend your days with your children and still have an incredible career. Motherhood fills my soul in ways I cannot describe, yet our publications fill my creative spirit and sense of self worth in a completely different manner. To our team, clients, readers, friends and partners who have stuck by our side this year as we slowly figured out how to “do it all,” Kevin, Langdon and I thank you with the utmost of sincerity. Yours in style (and by style I mean yoga pants and a wet ponytail),

Betsy Marr Publisher, Editor and Langdon’s Mom

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Contributor

CHRIST YN WILKINS WE TIE THE KNOTS Right now, I am inspired by...

My couples. We love diving in and really getting to know our couples on a personal level so that we can uncover the stories that make them unique. I believe design without storytelling falls flat, so we work hard to make sure that every design element at our weddings tells a story about who they are, where they come from and where they are headed.

My favorite blooms are... Japanese Magnolias

I collect...

Letters! I love keeping letters or cards from friends and family and ones I have written as well because they are a peek into the past.

My guilty pleasure...

Manicures and pedicures. Since having a kiddo, that's one of the things I cut out of my normal routine and it feels like such treat when I can sneak away for it!

My signature cocktail...

An Old Fashioned. And I'll never say no to a glass of champagne!

On my playlist...

Haim, Chvrches, Beyonce, Sylvan Esso

Favorite person to follow on Instagram...

Hands down @sarablakely the founder of Spanx. She's a brilliant entrepreneur, wife and mom and her instagram is so hilarious and honest.

Heirloom I treasure...

I'm currently working on a custom ring design with Sarah O Jewelry made of some heirloom diamonds from all the women in my family. It will be such a treasure!

If I could travel anyplace, it would be... The Seychelle Islands

Christyn Wilkins is a wedding planner, mother and entrepreneur extraordinaire. See her work on the wedding of Annabel Bowlen and Charles Mains on page 44 and via wetietheknots.com. Photo by Jose Villa

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the making of a cover the inspiration It’s no secret that we love the classics – and this cover reminds us of the inimitable Jacqueline Kennedy in a familiar portrait by Mark Shaw. We also love the myriad candid photos of Caroline and John, Jr. with their mother and this shot of Rachel and her sweet daughter Riley follows suit. Coupled with the incredible custom chair covered in one of our favorite fabrics by Manuel Canovas, we had the makings for a memorable cover. -BETSY MARR, EDITOR IN CHIEF

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“WE WANTED A STANDOUT LOOK FOR THIS COVER SHOT THAT WOULD ALSO REMAIN CLASSIC. THIS OFF THE SHOULDER DRESS BY TRINA TURK WAS PERFECT. PAIRED WITH OUR OWN PEARL EARRINGS AND DOUBLE STRAND NECKLACE (HELLO, JACKIE) THE ENSEMBLE IS ONE NEARLY ANY WOMAN COULD IMITATE WITH EASE. FOR OUR MINI MODEL, WE SELECTED A NAVY AND WHITE STRIPE PARTY DRESS BY DORISSA AND PAIRED IT WITH AN OVERSIZED PINK GROSGRAIN HAIR BOW AND HEART SUNNIES FOR A POP OF COLOR AND CHILDLIKE CHARM.”

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the photographer “The gorgeous estate and darling mother daughter model duo made for a classic, bright and beautiful cover shoot. Using the natural beauty of the ivy crawled facade and summer foliage in full bloom, we added pops of whimsy and color through the unique, fun chair, bright pink dress and classic navy stripes. We let our models relax and interact, ultimately getting this sweet and endearing shot for our cover. It is indicative of the Reign vibe in every way.” -KATIE BRADSHAW


An Exquisite New Cherry Hills Estate

2017 CUSTOM BUILD IN CHERRY HILLS FARM 4 Cherry Hills Farm Court | Cherry Hills Village Offered at $3,850,000

Located in the Cherry Hills Farm community, on a private cul-de-sac is a very unique opportunity to own this one of a kind home. Denver’s own ‘Hampton’s inspired English Manor.’ On a generous acre site with extraordinary finishe\s you’ll find this remarkable home with approximately 9000 finished square feet. Thought out and designed by the Cornerstone Custom Home design team-nothing has been overlooked. From the Chef’s kitchen to the walk-out basement this grand home is light, bright and spacious.

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The 2-story configuration is family friendly with 6 bedrooms and 9 baths including a multi-level great room, plus main-level den, executive study and an un-compromised private guest suite. Once you’ve entered the home you are welcomed by a full wall of retractable doors opening to a large deck overlooking the estate grounds an excellent design for the ‘must-have’ Colorado Lifestyle of indoor to outdoor entertaining. Exuding comfort and warmth this home has a 4-car garage, wide plank wood flooring and a multitude of personalization options. A breathtaking Colorado Masterpiece on 5 acres of lushly landscaped grounds with unobstructed mountain views from Pike’s

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hether you’re new to motherhood or a seasoned veteran, the new(ish) blog offshoot from the popular Chicago-based Everygirl is a mama must-follow. Peppered with advice and inspiration on everything from sleeping and snacking to nursery décor, traveling with toddlers and balancing work life and home life, The Everymom is one of our daily go-tos. Co-founded by brand new mothers Alaina Kaczmarski and Danielle Moss, the site is smart, savvy and as its name suggests, stylishly down to earth. Recent posts include a round up on the subscription boxes that modern moms will love (we adore Literati and Kidbox), cute pajamas that are worth every penny (let’s face it, moms live in their pjs half the time) and how to successfully return to work while breastfeeding. According to Kaczmarski and Moss, The Everymom is for the new mom, the seasoned mom and the expecting mom alike. Thus far, we are loving the content as well as the blog’s Instagram feed - @the everymom.

Cuteness abounds on this Lexington, Kentucky retailer’s Instagram page. Brimming with pint size preppy fashion photos and perfectly traditional ensembles for your brood, we are smitten. Named for a generations old heirloom bonnet pattern from the low country of Beaufort, South Carolina (which the brand still sells in droves), the collection is sweeter than sweet. Monogrammed JonJon’s for little gents and smocked dresses for the ladies dot the page as well as inspiration for a family life well-lived.

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• B.S.: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (highest honors) • Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine (magna cum laude) • Surgical residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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LIVE BEAUTIFULLY GROSSMAN | CAPRARO PLASTIC SURGERY DELIVERS WORLD-CLASS RESULTS THROUGH EXPERIENCE, TALENT AND COMPASSION hey say that great minds think alike. They also say that one size never fits all. And while these may seem like juxtaposing ideals, they couldn’t ring truer when describing the four physicians that comprise Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery. Each with his or her unique perspective and style yet each with one unrelenting philosophy – that plastic surgery is about living beautifully, both inside and out. Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery is founded by industry expert John A. Grossman, MD. It is one of the leading plastic surgery practices in the nation with more than 75 years of combined surgical experience amongst its physicians. “There’s virtually nothing that I haven’t seen before,” Dr. Grossman begins. “When you’ve been practicing for over 40 years, there’s very little guesswork. The more that you do, the more experience you develop and in doing so, I’ve both innovated and evolved surgeries that others simply cannot replicate.” Indeed, Grossman | Capraro is lauded for good reason. “We provide an unmatched level of quality, safety and care,” Dr. Matthew B. Baker adds. In an industry where experience is everything, these claims are key. “You want to make sure your surgeon is a certified member of the American Board of Plastic Surgery. This certification serves as a warranty for the high level of training and education we as surgeons have to pass in order to provide optimal results and patient satisfaction. Do your homework before choosing your surgeon,” he finishes. Simply put, Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery a group of likeminded physicians driven by passion and an underlying belief that what they do enables people to live life more vibrantly by making changes – changes to match what’s being felt on the inside to what’s being seen on the outside. “It’s not vain or judgmental,” Dr. Philippe A. Capraro says. “It’s accepting who you are and whatever modification you want to make or need to make.”

The newest member of the group, Dr. Teresa C. Cunningham, concurs. “When your heart can lead your mind, it’s a pretty powerful thing… making others feel whole makes me feel whole.” It’s this compassion and talent that captivated the team to Dr. Cunningham, a surgeon with heart who is rooted in helping people and giving back. Be it through practicing in the department of neurosurgery and oral and maxillofacial surgery in the third world nation of Moldova or performing reconstructive breast procedures, Dr. Cunningham is a poised surgeon with a caring heart. Dedicated to personalized care and natural-looking results, she believes in wholesome beauty. “Listening is key. Understanding goals, making a proper assessment, sharing all options and ensuring patients feel very cared for are all huge factors in the success of achieving beautiful results.” Likewise, Dr. Baker maintains that in a consultation, it’s all about listening. “During a consultation, we need to hear what the patient is thinking to understand what their vision is. We need to discuss where they’re starting from. The real difference in how we do a consultation is that it’s not dictatorial. We’re not there to tell them what they should have and how they should feel. We listen. We want to hear what it is that they want and not dictate what they should want,” he finishes. It’s this level of empathy that has patients from all over the country traveling to the mile high city in search of the best possible care and ultimately, the best possible results. In fact, years of experience and a commitment to high levels of personalized care have made Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery the practice of choice for patients worldwide – including royalty, heads of state and entertainers. However, Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery is not simply a practice for the rich, famous and powerful. Everyday people from across the country regularly travel to Denver in order to have Dr. Grossman, Dr. Capraro, Dr. Baker and now Dr. Cunningham perform their plastic surgery procedures.


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• B.A.: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (highest honors)

APPROACHABLE “The ability to feel whole is the • Medical School: The Ohio State power of plastic surgery. Whether University College of Medicine cosmetic or reconstructive, it’s a (magna cum laude) PLASTIC SURGERY positive step in creating the person • Surgical residency in Plastic Experience. Compassion. Talent. Creativity. They’re all components of and “I believe that I produce and turn out the best results available, whether Reconstructive Surgery: you want to become and that can what makes–Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery anWake elite practice, but it’s locally, regionally or nationally. Are there other good plastic surgeons Forest Baptist Health in be physically or emotionally.” Winston-Salem, North Carolina moreover, they’re the tenants that define the four physicians who comprise elsewhere? Absolutely. Three of them are my partners,” Dr. Grossman - Dr. Cunningham EDUCATION: the practice. Physicians who believe in creating a customized approach for explains. “Yet that success comes not only from good surgery, but also the • B.A.: University of Wisconsin – “The abilityeach to feel is thethat walks through their doors.La Crosse (highest honors) and whole every person fact that I genuinely care about my patients,” he continues. It’s a sentiment • Medical School: The Ohio State power of plastic surgery. Whether that Dr. Capraro shares, stating “I’m very attached to my patients. I don’t University College of Medicine cosmetic or reconstructive, it’s a (magna cum laude) just do the surgery and forget about them. These are relationships that positive step in creating the person • Surgical residency in Plastic and have been built over months, years and decades.” But it doesn’t stop Reconstructive Surgery: you want to become – and that can there. “The key in our practice is the openness and the feeling of trust Wake Forest Baptist Health in be physically or emotionally.” Winston-Salem, North Carolina that our patients have in us,” he adds. “We have years of experience and

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our patients can feel that from the first consultation, to preparation for surgery, to the beautiful outcomes provided and thorough follow-up.” In the end, however, it’s all about the fit. “There is so much artistry involved in what we do. You need to visit a surgeon whose vision aligns with yours,” Dr. Capraro explains. “If you don’t see eye to eye on what is beautiful and what the end result should be, then you need to keep looking for the right surgeon.” Trust through education is important too. “We see if we’re a fit for each other. From there, it’s up to us to educate our patients so that they’re both empowered and comfortable with their individualized plan.”

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THE PICTURE OF MOTHERHOOD We’re longtime fans of the work of Vogue editrix turned it-girl photographer Claiborne Swanson Frank. Her first two tomes – American Beauty and Young Hollywood have permanent places on our shelves and serve as daily inspiration around our offices. So when we learned that the frozen dinner heiress would be producing a third collection of her work – only this time focused on the rare and beautiful bond between mothers and their children – our hearts skipped a beat. Mother and Child (Assouline, $85) depicts 70 iconic families through Swanson Frank’s unique lens – one that captures what motherhood means in the 21st century – via sunlit portraits and casually (or in some cases, barely) clothed subjects. The author goes on to interview each of them, getting their intimate thoughts on the most heart wrenching and rewarding role of all…motherhood. “Motherhood transformed my world,” the beauty with two young boys begins. “In many ways, I was a child until I had my own children. My small reality of my life and my own needs exploded with the birth of my first son.” It was this new insight that inspired Swanson Frank to capture the journeys of the women around her. “I wanted to document and honor this profound human experience. My hope was to take portraits of mothers and their children that captured love and joy,” she continues. And capture she did. From four generations of Bush women (Barbara Sr., Laura, Barbara Jr., Jenna, and Mila and Poppy) at their beloved Kennebunkport home, to Aerin Lauder and her mother Jo Carole Lauder, a poolside Lauren Santo Domingo with her children Beatrice and Nicolas, and Elizabeth Chambers Hammer nursing her young son Ford while daughter Harper stares sheepishly into the camera – each image is more compelling than the last. // More at claiborneswansonfrank.com

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Sugar Rush If there were such a thing as a cookie too beautiful to eat, this would be it. What began on a whim by an artistic mother of three young children has since turned into a business that’s undoubtedly the city’s prettiest purveyor of custom made confections. After being enlisted to help with a friend’s bridal shower, Amy Ensign, who had long had a flair for baking, realized that she had a business in the making. “The reactions to our creations and some nudging from the party-goers encouraged us to launch our business. It literally happened overnight,” the CU grad recalls. Since then, Ensign’s Gimme Some Sugar has been baking up a storm, being commissioned for everything from Bachelorette Parties to Bar Mitzvahs and anything in between. Birthdays, babies, weddings, graduations – no stylish celebration is complete without her one-of-a-kind creations, which are as delicious as they are darling. Each batch a true work of art, Ensign collaborates with her clients one on one to source inspiration and create original designs that spare no detail. The end results are over-the-top impressive. Yet for Ensign, the sweetest part is the sentiment. “I love the endless possibilities of designs and techniques, as well as being part of such special celebrations in people’s lives,” she notes. “What’s more, the flexibility to work with my kids at home, being able to include them in my business and setting an example of a mom who loves what she does is the most rewarding aspect of it all.” Gimme Some Sugar designs begin at $38 per dozen. // More at gimmesomesugarco.com

BUBBLY FROM BELOW Have you ever had a bottle of champagne that has spent the last year of its maturation submerged in 200 feet of water off the coast of a remote island in Southern France? The $1,900 Grand Cru Brut bottle of Abysse Blanc de Blancs from the M.Hostomme collection is the only ocean-aged Champagne that is being exported to the United States and its allotments for American consumption are limited to just 60 bottles a year. Submerged in complete darkness for 12 months at a 55-degree Fahrenheit temperature provides the perfect environment for this 100% Chardonnay sparkling wine from the Grand Cru de Chouilly vineyards. “All sides of the large, rectangular, customized steel box in which the Champagne bottles are placed are enclosed, with the exception being the top of the box, which is a steel grate,” explains Bobby Brower Jr., president of Brower Family Wines, the U.S. importer of Abysse. Brower Jr. continues, “The open-grated top allows the ocean water to flow freely between the bottles, creating even water distribution throughout the submerged bottles while also exposing each bottle to extremely subtle temperature and current fluctuations. Each bottle’s cork is waxed over, preventing water or oxygen from entering the bottle.” The bottles are packaged in the exact form they are found in after a year, including any starfish, sand, shells and other sea matter that might have ended up in the box. “The ocean determines the ‘label’ of Abysse,” Brower says. // More at browerfamilywines.com

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SCOUT’S HONOR There’s a new(ish) go-to in town for parents looking to dress their wee ones in style. Enter Skipper & Scout, the too-cute-for-words kids shop that began in Vail and recently made its way down the mountain to the burgeoning Cherry Creek North enclave. Chock full of darling duds in sizes that range from infant to tween, Skipper & Scout boasts big name brands like Stella McCartney and Scotch & Soda as well as lesser known niche designers such as Egg and Petit Bateau. What’s more, the retailer is the Colorado flagship store for Ivivva, the active line for girls by Lululemon. Added bonus? Skipper & Scout hosts complimentary yoga sessions for girls as well as other fun events for mom – complete with childcare! // More at skipperscout.com

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A mid-century modern masterpiece is slated to land at JFK Airport in 2019 and, with its touch down, there is the promise of restoring the 1962 Eero Saarinen-designed TWA Flight Center to its “Jet Age glory.” The new TWA Hotel is a flight back to yesteryear with 512 rooms dedicated to and inspired by the classic, retro feel of the 1960s. The project developer, MCR, reveals details to guest rooms that celebrate the martini bar, rotary phones, Saarinen-designed mid-century modern Knoll furnishings and bathrooms featuring terrazzo tile and Hollywood-style vanities. Windows are soundproofed so that you’re not reminded that you’re staying overnight at JFK Airport while the designer firm of Stonehill Taylor has incorporated brushed brass and wood accents with subtle nods to the glam days of travel all the way down to room keys that resemble passports. The hotel will also include six restaurants, eight bars, a fitness center and a 10,000-square-foot rooftop observation deck with a pool. Tyler Morse, CEO of MCR and MORSE Development, explains, “From the moment guests and visitors arrive at the TWA Hotel, they will find themselves immersed in the ethos of 1962’s rich culture, architecture, sights, sounds and ambiance. The attention to the smallest of details permeates the entire guest room experience, paying homage to the magnificent landmark and special time in American history.” // More at twahotel.com

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Dior in Denver The Denver Art Museum has another spectacular exhibit headed its way beginning November 19, 2018 through March 3, 2019. Dior: From Paris to the World, celebrates 70 years of the House of Dior’s enduring legacy and its global influence through a selection of 150 couture dresses, accessories, costume jewelry, photographs, drawings, runway videos and other archival material. The chronological presentation will trace the history of the iconic haute couture fashion house, its founder, Christian Dior and the subsequent artistic directors who carried Dior’s vision into the 21st century. Dior, the art gallerist who became a celebrated couturier, generated a revolution in Paris and around the globe after World War II while creating haute couture expressing modern femininity and completely shedding the masculine silhouette that had been established during the war. His sophisticated designs marked the beginning of an epic movement in fashion history that would eventually lead to Dior successfully becoming the first worldwide couture house. The exhibit will focus on how Dior cemented his fashion house’s reputation within a decade and will highlight how his successors, Yves-Saint Laurent, Marc Bohan, Gianfranco Ferré, John Galliano, Raf Simons, and Maria Grazia Chiuri, incorporated their own design aesthetic. This exhibition is organized by the DAM and curated by Florence Müller, the museum’s Avenir Foundation Curator of Textile Art and Fashion. It also features exhibition design by internationally renowned architect Shohei Shigematsu, principal of OMA New York. // More at denverartmuseum.org

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Loyalty, courage, hard work and cooperation. The honey bee has long been a symbol of strength and community. A team player who will protect its home above its life, the bee is a pillar of brightness and personal power. Today, the honey bee is taking the design world by storm, serving as a beloved motif for apparel, accessories and other accoutrement.

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Gucci Queen Margaret Shoulder Bag, $2,980 gucci.com Chantecaille Bee Cheek Shade, $40 sephora.com

Chelsea House Bee Wastebasket, $235 onekingslane.com Gucci Children’s Cerise Sandal, $270 nordstrom.com

Sanayi 313 Embroidered Satin Slipper, $450 netaporter.com

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outside of Salt Lake City as the perfect backdrop for an idea he was kicking around when the Sundance Kid founded his beloved character’s eponymous film festival back in 1978. Come along as we explore Park City, Utah, the charismatic mountain

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Jetsetter amongst its bike shops and resort recreation outlets, visitors have unmatched opportunities to rent and experience the most advanced cycling technology available today.

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You’ve heard the phrase, “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog.” Park City is a lot in a little, comprised of so many offerings and amenities, that it’s impossible not to fall in love with this mountain siren. When we start colonizing on the moon, blast us off to the Park City settlement. Here’s why… The fly fishing is unrivaled. Three words for you: blue-ribbon waters. They are crème de la crème conditions and Park City puts fishing fanatics within casting distance of three of the most coveted river settings in the country. And because of the mild and dry climate, you can fish a full twelve months out of the year. The Green River, the Provo River and the Weber River are the holy triumvirate when it comes to fly fishing, and with local guides like All Seasons Adventures, you’ll have access to the newest equipment, technology and insider knowledge on where the best spots are to drop your line. Bill Malone, CEO of Visit Park City, explains, “those with a passion for fly fishing will be hard pressed to find a more inviting destination and local guides to get the most out of every season.” The town’s embrace of the sport is so dedicated that the same nightlife, dining and luxury lodgings that serve as ski accommodations during the winter become genuine ‘fishing lodges’ during the balance of the year. There is no better mountain biking in the country, showcasing a trail system that has helped herald the city as America’s only Gold Level Ride Center – bestowed by the International Mountain Bike Association. There are 450 miles of riding to be had and, at an elevation of 7,000 feet, the temperate climate during the summer months paired with the advantages of high altitude training make this a worldwide destination for biking enthusiasts. With the town providing tremendous expertise

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Golf ’s greatest architects have their fingerprints all over the area with incredible courses designed by the likes of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Pete Dye, Gene and Casey Bates, Tom Fazio and Rees Jones. With cart paths winding through aspen groves, fairways that border ski lifts and tee boxes that sit at 7,000+ feet above sea level, Park City is a golfer's dream. Canyons Golf Course, in particular, treats its golfers to breathtaking views and one of the most challenging courses in the state. Drastic changes in elevation from hole-to-hole give its guests plenty to think about, including the 10th hole where the tee box sits roughly 550 feet above the target area (locals will tell you this tee box adds at least 150 yards to your drive). Even getting from one hole to another is an adventure. Golf carting has never been more fun than on Canyons’ inclines and declines as the course weaves throughout the ski runs at Park City Mountain Resort, including a zig-zag route reminiscent of the renowned Lombard Street in San Francisco. After your round, hit up the Red Tail Grill with its innovative gastro pub menu serving traditional tap house fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Skiing is king here in Park City. Since Salt Lake City hosted the Winter Olympic Games back in 2002, these storied slopes have never been more popular. Five of the Games' top venues, the Utah Olympic Park, the Olympic Ice Oval, Deer Valley Resort (aerials and moguls), Park City Mountain Resort (slalom, giant slalom and snowboarding halfpipe) and the Soldier Hollow cross-country skiing and biathlon venue, remain in use, serving as training grounds for Olympic hopefuls and providing recreational fun for the public. All of this physical activity requires the proper balance of rest and relaxation and the spa scene here is generous in supply. With word spreading that Park City has become a genuine spa capital, the bar has been raised substantially to accommodate the most discerning of guests. If you haven’t had the privilege of being pampered at Spa Montage Deer Valley, then that’s at the top of your agenda. The largest spa in the state of Utah at 35,000 square feet, Spa Montage features 29 treatment rooms and a stunning mosaic indoor swimming pool with 70-mile


views of the Uinta Mountains. The other can’t-miss rest stop is the Spa at Stein Eriksen Lodge which is the only Forbes Five Star spa in Utah (and one of only 30 in the world). When it’s time to eat, you’re going to have some important decisions to make. We’ll spot you breakfast at Bridge Café & Grill, an American eatery with a Brazilian flair that has great coffee and dishes full of flavors that are a brilliant way to get your day started. Weather permitting, eat on the patio while gazing at the mountainscape, city bridge and hillside properties. Further up on Main Street is Riverhorse on Main that hosts another unforgettable breakfast with the best sausage we’ve ever had, but also stocked with pastries, egg dishes and plenty of bacon. For a memorable dinner after a long day on the mountain, 18 holes or at the spa, you’re in for a treat. Glitretind Restaurant is a Forbes Four-Star experience hosted by Executive Chef Zane Holmquist that focuses on seasonal menus with the freshest local, sustainable ingredients that has this luxurious destination taking home all sort of awards. The Double R Ranch Filet of Beef with potato gratin, haricot verts and blistered tomatoes with a sauce choron has us hooked for another go-around. Firewood is your call for wood-fired steaks and meats, seafood and all of the craft cocktails and wine that you can handle. Go downstairs to the basement bar that has been slinging brew since the Prohibition Era. In the kitchen, the 14-foot wood stove is a sight-to-see from the dining room. While they had us at “pork belly,” we also recommend starting with the Oak Smoked Trout that has you looking for more bites with its bed of sourdough, watercress, radish, chive goat cheese and maple bacon. For an entrée, the pork chop was a fantastic choice and be sure to make room for dessert. And food for thought (pun intended) – imagine attending the Park City Food & Wine Classic every year in early July. Are you into art? Your collection demands that you seriously scout this town. “The number of art galleries we offer on Main Street is illustrious,” boasts Bill Malone. "This isn't just a strength of our community, it is at the heart of our community. There’s no question that art has an outsized presence in our community, given the modest population and the rural nature of Summit County, but that's exactly why Park City is a standout as a community,” adds Alicia Vernon, Executive Director of the Park City Summit County Arts Council. “The region's understanding of and commitment to the arts speaks volumes about its values.” These hills are also alive with the sound of music. It’s the summer home of the Utah Symphony, which takes center stage throughout the Deer Valley Music Festival including a moving Independence Day patriotic celebration.

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So where do you lay your head down when the time comes? There are three properties under the Stein Eriksen umbrella: The Chateaux Deer Valley, the Stein Eriksen Lodge and the Stein Eriksen Residences. For us, the Lodge and the Residences commanded our immediate attention. The Stein Eriksen Residences, in particular, are as luxe and well-appointed as you will find anywhere on the planet. Steps away from some of the most pristine skiing, mountain biking and outdoor activities anywhere, this posh property offers multi-bedroom accommodations replete with gourmet kitchens, stunning views, a private gym, a media and entertainment room and swimming pool.

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Haunts and happenings for the man about town

STUDIO 54 DOCUMENTARY Studio 54. The name still provokes images of sex, drugs and the ultimate New York City getaway for the rich, the famous and the weird of the world back in the late 70s. What did it take to get in to the ridiculously exclusive club? Who could walk right in and who couldn’t? Who had to pay and who didn’t? What are some of the juicy and salacious stories from secret rooms within the club? The upcoming documentary, Studio 54, will answer all of that and more, straight from the horse’s mouth of co-founder owner Ian Schrager. For instance, the guest list had four categories meant for both celebrities and “exciting commoners.” The lowest of the low were “NGs” or “No Goods,” which were people and some stars who should never be allowed in. Next came those who had to pay, followed by those who got in for free. And finally, there were “NFUS” or “No F-Ups,” which were VIPs who must be welcomed in as quickly and graciously as possible. And when it came to the Rolling Stones, there was a pecking order – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards got in for free, but other bands members had to pay. ›› STUDIO 54 WILL DEBUT ON OCTOBER 5TH IN NEW YORK CITY AND OCTOBER 12TH IN LOS ANGELES.

VAIL’S NEW MOUNTAIN GETAWAY Hilton has opened its first hotel in Vail, Colorado – DoubleTree by Hilton Vail. The landmark property features 116 modern guest rooms which feature rustic wood walls and customframed prints of ski equipment patents, further adding to the hotel’s “Mountain Modern” design. Wi-Fi, HDTV and a live-edge wood desk accompany your guest quarters along with bathrooms with spa-like designs such as back-lit mirrors, round tiles and clean lines. Additionally, guests staying in suites can enjoy a spacious, separate living area and kitchen. The property provides convenient access to the slopes with its onsite ski rental and complimentary shuttle to Vail Village and Lionshead, which runs throughout the day. Massage treatment rooms, an outdoor heated pool, hot tub and rustic outdoor fireplace further your sense of relaxation after a long day on the mountain. Partnered with Proximity, guests will be able to work, play and relax the lounge area, which is the first co-working space in Vail. When it’s time to eat, shareable plates and handcrafted cocktails await from the hotel’s premier restaurant, Pivot62, with a menu centralized around the wood burning oven and meals prepared from locally sourced ingredients to create some unforgettable dishes. ›› MORE AT DOUBLETREE3.HILTON.COM

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DENVER GENTS There is a group of finely dressed gentlemen in Denver who are celebrating style and fashion the likes of which we haven’t previously witnessed here in the Mile High City, and we couldn’t be happier about what we’re seeing. Not only are they sharp with their wardrobe, but the true mission of Denver Gents is even more eye-catching in that it’s all about charity and giving back to the community. With the aim to create impact and inspiration through style, fellowship, and a chance to give back to charitable organizations, the Denver Gents community is made up of a group of committed members who have access to multiple exclusive events and offerings throughout the year. Members pay yearly dues that come in the form of a donation to the Denver Gents organization, a registered 501(c)(3). They are a pass-through charity, partnering with local foundations and non-profits in Denver that serve to impact Denver’s youth and local community. To date, they have partnered with the PortarBillups Foundation and Step Denver. ›› MORE AT DENVERGENTS.COM


$2 MILLION CONCEPT TWO HYPERCAR Croatian supercar maker Rimac Automobili has a new electric car coming – and it’s traveling at near record speed. The Concept Two hypercar is slated to go zero-to-60 in a not-from-this-world 1.85 seconds, zero-to-100 in an unthinkable 4.3 seconds and a quartermile sprint in 9.1. The top speed is 258 mph with a mind-numbing 1,914 horse power and 1,696 ft lbs. of torque. Two million dollars puts you in contention for one of the limited 150 carbon-fiber two-seaters with production beginning in 2020. The company that has been providing electric know-how for Aston Martin’s Valkyrie, Jaguar Land Rover’s electric E-Type Zero and Koenigsegg’s Regera features a 100% carbon-fiber chassis and a carbon body with butterfly doors, while its active aero elements include adjustable front and rear diffusers, a flat floor, and a variable-angle rear wing that can act as a full air brake. A 120kWh battery pack containing 6,960 lithium manganese nickel cells powers the four electric motors. A fully-charged battery means a daily-driving range of 400 miles and, when plugged in to a fast charger, the battery pack should regain 80 percent capacity in half an hour. All-wheel torque vectoring and double-wishbone suspension strengthens the car’s handling (featuring electronically controlled dampers and active ride height adjustment) and a massive 15.4-inch carbon-ceramic rotors clamped by six-piston calipers provide the stopping power. Designed to provide Level 4 autonomous driving capability with eight cameras, six radar emitters, a dozen ultrasonic sensors and LiDAR light detection and ranging, the Concept Two requires facial-recognition cameras to open the doors and start up the motors. ›› MORE AT RIMAC-AUTOMOBILI.COM

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PRETTY IN PINK MARCH 29, 2018

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For expecting mothers (who already have two little boys, to boot) party planning can be a difficult, if not impossible, feat. Yet for Lindsey Suggs, the woman behind the legendary Broadmoor resort’s special events, a birthday celebration was a must despite baby’s impending arrival being a mere week away. With the help of talented industry cohorts, event designer extraordinaire Ashley Summers (a mom of two herself) orchestrated a perfectly pink soirée that the birthday girl would remember forever. “Given the fact that it was such a small space, I knew that we could make it really fun and fabulous,” Summers smiles. Beginning with a classic black and white checkered floor that

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was installed specifically for the evening, the dining room was completely transformed into a sea of whimsical elegance. The main ingredient? Pink – Lindsey’s favorite color. Summers worked closely with a custom balloon artist to create an elaborate design using varying sizes and hues of the cheery shade. From there, she moved on to another of Lindsey’s favorite elements. “Lindsey loves monograms, so I knew I wanted to carry that detail throughout the party,” Summers explains. Carry she did. Beginning with a custom table base that featured an oversized monogram, the intimate affair was highly personal – both literally and figuratively.

From there, chargers and linen napkins bore individual guest monograms, the latter of which doubled as both place card and party favor. As the twelve guests sat to dine, they were treated to an elegant (and decadent) menu from the world-class Broadmoor chefs along with wine pairings to match. Afterwards, they enjoyed a cake almost too pretty to eat. Naturally, it bore the birthday girl’s monogram. It was the perfect ending to the perfect evening. The following week, Lindsey and her husband welcomed a third baby boy to their brood – a belated birthday gift of the sweetest kind.


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The Wedding of Annabel Bowlen and Charles Mains, II

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A Family Affair The Wedding of Annabel Bowlen and Charles Mains II

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very little girl dreams of her wedding day. For Annabel Bowlen, those dreams began, quite literally, in the comforts of home. The daughter of Denver Broncos owners and community leaders Pat and Annabel Bowlen, young Annabel had long imagined saying “I do” in her parents’

picturesque backyard. So when it came time to marry the love of her life – Charles Mains II, there was truly no place like home.

Having been raised in Colorado, the couple – who met through Annabel’s older brothers when the bride was a teen and reconnected on her 21st birthday – wanted their big day to feel indicative of the surroundings they know and love, yet with nods to Hawaii, where Annabel spent much of her time growing up. With the help of planner extraordinaires Christyn Wilkins and Cammye Everhart, Annabel and Charles transformed the grounds of her family’s stunning Cherry Hills estate into a Colorado garden oasis with tasteful nods to the Hawaiian Islands. With their families by their sides, the affair was both intimate (35 guests were present) and elegant.

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The evening of their engagement, Annabel and Charles dined at the restaurant where they once celebrated their first date. Afterwards, they strolled to a nearby ice cream parlor for dessert. While ordering, Annabel noticed a strange new flavor in the display – the label reading “Marry Me Annabel.” As she turned around, she found Charles on one knee, ring in hand. It was a sweet beginning to a very sweet life together.

“I had always dreamt of a backyard wedding at my parents’. It’s home and the place that I wanted to start my new life with Charles,” the bride recalls. The day was decidedly romantic, with blush and lavender tones with hints of gold throughout. Soft, starry-eyed and regal, Annabel and Charles’ wedding was equal parts opulent and inviting. To make the day event more personal, Annabel wore her mother’s wedding dress, mimicking the look down to the beautiful flower tucked into the belt that adorned her waist. A fashionista at heart (she works for the popular design house, Free People) Annabel completed her look with an embellished pair of Miu Miu heels. The groom, clad in a classic tuxedo from Ermenegildo Zegna, was perfectly dashing for the black tie optional affair. To complement their ensembles while paying homage to Annabel’s upbringing, the couple wore leis made of Pikake, while the bride also donned a Haku Lei. What's more, Annabel’s favorite florist in Hawaii fashoined and overnighted them to the bride, which was incredibly meaningful. Making the sentiment extra sweet, Annabel’s parents wore similar fare on their own wedding day, a photo of which was proudly displayed for guests to peruse.

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Annabel wore her mother’s gown, matching the details down to the flower tucked into her belt. It was a perfect fit in every way.

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The groom’s mother gifted the bride with a traditional British coin prior to the ceremony, which she slipped into her shoe for good luck.

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For their ceremony, which was incredibly touching, the couple stood in front of the family’s elegant arch of statues which was carefully adorned with flowers. The result was jaw dropping. “The arch of statues where Charles and I had our first kiss was absolutely breathtaking,” the bride smiles. Yet for her, the most memorable part of the afternoon involved the two most important men in her life – her father and her betrothed. “My favorite part about my wedding day would have to be when I walked down the aisle with my father. It meant the world to have that special moment,” she recalls. “I will never forget Charles’ reaction when he saw me coming towards him.”

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After the couple’s “I do’s,” they sat down to a decadent meal at a picture perfect family style table, where they dined on fare that included several of the Bowlen’s favorite dishes – tenderloin and potato gratin among them. As a party favor, Annabel and Charles created a recipe book and that, too, included the makings of their favorite family meals growing up. The cover was even emblazoned with a custom illustration of the couple. “It was a touch that everyone appreciated and something they could use for many years to come,” the bride notes. After cutting their cake – which was baked using another of the family’s recipes – the couple had their first dance in front of their dearest loved ones before descending the veranda’s winding staircase amidst a send off of glowing sparklers.

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A charming Cherry Hills abode gets a youthful makeover that’s bold, bright and perfectly posh

In Living Color WORDS BY BETSY MARR PHOTOS BY EMILY MINTON REDFIELD DESIGN BY ANDREA SCHUMACHER

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When a young Denver couple began their house hunt nearly two years ago, they wanted a “forever” home that would grow along with them. Born and bred in the Cherry Hills enclave, the homeowner recalls many a day playing in her family’s verdant yard. As such, the land was of equal importance to the 30-year-old magazine editor as the structure itself. “I was always outside as a kid, and my backyard was sort of a safe haven for every adventure I came up with...and that, I really missed,” she explains. “I loved the feeling of freedom and privacy that a quiet neighborhood and sprawling backyard brought.”

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“Our main goal was to brighten things up. That meant removing walls to help with the home’s natural flow as well as changing the paint color throughout from a taupe to a fresh, modern white.”

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Yet the home’s French country interiors, while lovely, simply didn’t suit the couple’s more casual, contemporary tastes. And so they pressed on in their quest for the perfect abode, looking at more than 40 residences in the area only to come back to the place where they began (six times, to be exact). “The landscaping was so beautiful and something about the home just felt right each and every time we visited,” she recalls. Yet the interiors were not conducive to the open floor plan or vibrant aesthetic the couple desired. As such, they enlisted the help of interior designer Andrea Schumacher, undertaking a top to bottom renovation. The end result? A youthful, open space brimming with color, texture and bold details galore. “Our main goal was to brighten things up,” the homeowner explains. “That meant removing walls to help with the home’s natural flow as well as changing the paint color throughout from a taupe to a fresh, modern white.” To take things a step further, windowsills and interior door trim was painted a dreamy turquoise hue which surprisingly, served as a neutral mainstay throughout the home’s entire first floor. From there, the fun truly began. “I felt like I'm only young once, so I might as well go bold with color while I can get away with it.” Indeed, the home’s palette is bold, yet with the help of Schumacher, the overall design scheme remained classic, tasteful and in many ways, timeless.


“I'm only young once, so I might as well go bold with color while I can get away with it.”

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Yet finding a starting point in a project that spans an entire (and sizable) home can be daunting. For the homeowner and designer, however, the process was natural. “In my first design meeting with Andrea, she put a huge bin of fabrics in front of me and I made a complete mess of her entire office separating the fabrics I loved from the fabrics I didn't care for,” she laughs. “She and I immediately realized that our creative styles meshed far too well and we started piecing together inspiration for many of the rooms that very day!” A favorite floral print by Manuel Canovas served as jumping off point for a formal dining room that’s anything but. The whimsically elegant fabric was used for custom designed bonnet style captain’s chairs as well as inset wallcoverings flanked by an unexpected wainscoting shape. Above the table, a decidedly modern chandelier added an extra dose of character to an already show stopping space. REIGNMAG.COM

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In the home’s expansive kitchen, brass accents, a rock quartz light fixture and a dramatic fish scale tile backsplash added the ideal “oomph” to an otherwise classic room, flowing perfectly into the comfortable great room where hues of blue and green set the tone for casually chic quarters. To dress up the fireplace and wall mounted television, a custom grasscloth enclosure was built, framing the screen as though it were a piece of art. Nearby, a seating area took its cues from the mid-century modern conversation pits of the 1960s – perfect for afterdinner cocktails and banter. One of the couple’s biggest sources of inspiration? Their love of animals. From faux alligator skin wallpaper to an antique elephant console table, whimsical brass rhinoceros bust and even a velour print dog silhouette wallcovering, nods to their passion for pets and wildlife are ever apparent throughout the space. “Anyone who knows us knows that we are complete animal lovers, so we adore those hints sprinkled throughout our home!”

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“Anyone who knows us knows that we are complete animal lovers, so we adore those hints sprinkled throughout our home!”

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Another source of inspiration – particularly for the master suite which the homeowner maintains is her favorite space – was the work of celebrity designer Kelly Wearstler. “I have always loved Kelly’s use of pattern, texture and color and so that certainly played into our overall plan,” she notes. Schumacher incorporated Wearstler’s beloved “channel” print into the couple’s master bedroom, sitting room and gentleman’s bathroom in clever, unexpected ways. Namely, in lieu of the walls, the bedroom’s ceiling was covered with the pattern along with custom made chaise lounge chairs. To take it a step further, in the men's bathroom (the suite boasts his and hers master baths), the print was mimicked with an elaborate shower tile install. Ultimately, the property that first caught the couple’s eye was transformed into their dream home – a place where they’ll begin their life together and enjoy for many years to come. And while daunting, the pair couldn’t be happier with their decision to see through what at first glance, seemed like a space that was anything but their taste. “The whole process of a remodel and interior design required so much give and take,” she finishes. “But the areas where we spent the resources and went the extra mile ended up being my favorite. They’re what make our house a home.”

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Strike Pose a

This season, fashion is our favorite competitive sport. Join us at the city’s most storied private club as we strike a pose and spare no expense. PHOTOS BY KATIE BRADSHAW CONCEPT & STYLING BY BETSY MARR AND CHELSEA MAGNESS HAIR AND MAKEUP BY MADISON WADE, MATTHEW MORRIS SALON & SKINCARE SHOT ON LOCATION AT THE DENVER ATHLETIC CLUB, EST. 1892

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Alo Yoga Off Duty Bomber Jacket, $160; Valentino Topstitched Techno Jersey Track Pants, $1,300; Prada Jacquard Platform 115mm Sandal, $790; Oscar de la Renta Threaded Ball Tassel Drop Earrings, $465

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Lindsay Bloom Backman

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Mom to: Dylan (6) and Crosby (3) Founder & Designer of Bloom Jewelry jewelrybybloom.com Lindsay Bloom Backman always knew she wanted to be in the jewelry business. And while her first foray into the field as an east coast teenager may have looked much different than the work-at-home mother’s life today, it was that very experience that put her on her sparkly path. Eventually, that path led her to Bloom Jewelry, the brand that Backman (née Bloom) started more than a decade ago. Since then, her baubles have graced the pages of the most prestigious fashion magazines and have been worn by starlets the world around. Known for her hand crafted, hand wrapped styles, each piece is sourced globally and made locally in Backman’s Denver studio using semi-precious stones, 14K gold-filled, sterling silver, 24K and mixed metals. And while her wares are most certainly stunning, for the lauded mompreneur, it’s all about versatility and ease. With a team of nine women behind the brand, the “Bloom girls” know what it’s like to be constantly on-the-go. “We believe our jewelry should transition from morning drop off to meetings to date night. Though your roles may change, your jewelry doesn't have to,” she attests.

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I get the best of both worlds: my home life is filled with sports, superheroes, science and Star Wars with my three busy boys (husband included). They keep me on my toes and are always full of energy, love and surprises. They fill me up to capacity, often to overflowing, but my work fills me up in another way. Being surrounded by dynamic strong women balances all the “boy" in my life. I get to create, design, invent and be part of a team. I love the brainstorming and collaboration. I love being a mom and I love my job. Both have hard days, for sure, but each role picks me up when the other has me down and balances me out. My days are a constant juggle between these two dynamics.

Best advice for balancing the roles of mother and entrepreneur?

Asking for help, letting go and having a strong support system. I am a bit of a perfectionist, but I have had to let go of the fact that I cannot do it all. I’ve also learned the importance and necessity of asking for help. A mentor of mine once told me to find someone who is better at your job than you are. At the time I found this hard to understand, but now, as I am surrounded by a great team, I often find myself remembering this message. I could not survive without my support system of husband, grandparents, employees, caregivers and friends.

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Go-to children’s store?

I love Skipper and Scout Boutique!

Mom must have product or service? Try the Breakchanger (thebreakchanger.com)

Beauty product you love?

The Organic Skin Care Line Eminence. My favorite is the Bamboo Firming Fluid, but all of the products smell and feel amazing and are super hydrating, which is so important in Colorado. Better yet, getting a facial from Alchemy Face Bar who uses and carries the Eminence line for the facials. They are incredible!

Celebrity mom crush?

Reece Witherspoon. Of course, I loved Legally Blonde when I first discovered Reese, but after Walk the Line, I had a new appreciation and was moved by her performance. And now, Big Little Lies… need I say more? She is a fashionable actress, producer, philanthropist and mom.

Tell us about another successful mom you admire.

If I had to pick one, I’d go with the mama that I work side by side with every day at Bloom – Stacy McElhany Rodgers. She is kind, beautiful, smart, brave, vulnerable and always positive. She is a wonderful role model for her daughter, Emerson, who is turning out to be as lovely as her mom.

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Mom to: Sofia Frances, 18 months Co-Owner of The WestBrooke Group westbrookegroup.com Monica Owens Beauprez has grown up in the political eye. In fact, her father, former Colorado Governor Bill Owens, was elected into office the year that the blonde haired beauty was born. Fast forward to present day and Monica is raising her own darling daughter in the “family business.” Married to John Beauprez (son of another notable Colorado politician), Monica’s resume is impressive – from a stint as a White House intern to a full-time position on then Vice President Dick Cheney’s staff, her background is most certainly remarkable. Yet perhaps her most monumental feat to date is balancing her successful consulting firm – WestBrooke Group – with her role as mother to Sofia, a precocious (and precious) youngster who will soon turn two.

What does your typical day look like?

Photo by Katie Bradshaw

My husband and I typically wake when Sofia wakes, around 6:30. We usually go on a morning walk together around Lowry and have breakfast before the nanny arrives. Then the workday begins…lots of planning and emails around client events. In this crazy election season, we have at least an event or two each week to plan for and work in the evenings.

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Best advice for balancing the roles of mother and entrepreneur?

Finding the perfect balance isn’t easy. A couple things I have found really help with my sanity. 1. A planner. I have a simple paper notebook and write down EVERYTHING. 2. While entrepreneurs don’t have a 9-5 job, I do think learning to “turn it off” and spend time with your family in the evening and weekends is vital to everyone’s happiness. 3. Learning to delegate. I’m a type A person, so this is hard for me, but letting my husband run errands for me, for example, or asking my mom to help with some tasks around the house, has proved to be very valuable.

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How did growing up in politics impact your role today as a mother and business owner?

My dad was in elected office beginning the year I was born until I was 24-years-old. He was first in the Colorado State House, then Colorado State Senate, after which he served four years as State Treasurer and then eight years as our Governor. I didn’t know anything different for most of my life. I think watching my parents successfully navigate public and private life, as well as the work and home environment, has helped me have balance in my life, while being in “the family business.” I understand that while family is of the utmost importance, so is changing the community for the better, which is what I believe I’m able to do in my job. I am able to help get the best people elected who I believe can make our State and Country a better place for future generations, like my sweet Sofia.

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Favorite memories growing up with your own mother?

We love going to the Lowry Beer Garden. Might not sound “kid-friendly” at first glance, however, it’s a great place for kids to run around. In addition to beer, they also have kid-friendly food – chicken tenders, fries, pretzels & cheese (which all happen to also be my favorite food).

I remember the elaborate birthday parties my mom threw for me (and my brothers). We’d come up with a theme together, and do everything around it! One year for example, I wanted a sleepover, so my mom sewed personalized pillows for all the girls attending. She always went above and beyond making us kids feel special, and I hope to do this always for Sofia.

Go-to children’s store?

Any fun traditions from your childhood that you have carried on with your own daughter?

The Beaufort Bonnet Company is the most adorable line there is!

For as long as I can remember, mom and I have gone shopping on the day after Thanksgiving. While many might cringe, we love this tradition… we have lunch and shop till we drop. It begins the holiday season on a high note. Last year we were able to bring Sofia.

I think having a cleaning lady come once or twice a month is totally worth the cost!

How do you carve out “me time” in the face of such a busy schedule? What do you do to decompress and stay sane?

Chance perfume. I love it and my husband loves it, which is a plus!

Mom must have product or service?

Beauty product you love?

Now that Sofia is sleeping through the night, my husband and I try to decompress by watching an episode of something, sometimes Homeland, before we go to sleep…normally after a couple hours of emails! On weekends, I also try my best to put work away and see family for dinner, or take Sofia to the park or mall with my mom.

Celebrity mom crush?

Ann Romney, wife of former Governor Mitt Romney, now US Senate candidate from Utah. She is the epitome of a strong, beautiful woman. She raised five boys and now is a grandmother to twentythree grandchildren. Throughout her life, she’s had a strong faith to get her through cancer and her struggles with MS, not to mention their numerous campaigns.

Best “mom” advice anyone has ever given you?

I think the biggest thing I’ve struggled with now that I am a mom is worrying. Worrying each time Sofia coughs that she is choking, or each time that she’s fussy, that she has a serious illness. As my brother Mark would say, just relax (and breathe). We all love our children so much that I think sometimes we jump to conclusions about their health before we know the answers. A

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Photo by Megan Murray, Hazel's Roots Photography

Mom to: Pippa Lou, almost 3 (As she says) PR Pro and Children’s Book Author wheeziestevens.com

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While ALL moms are an inspiration, Jenny McGlincy takes the notion to new heights. Not surprising, really. After all, she’s been conquering hurdles from the day she was born. Diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a life altering genetic lung disorder, at six-months-old, the writer and mother to Pippa Lou is in many ways, a superhero. In fact, tell her something is impossible and she’ll do her best to prove you wrong. Simply put, in a world where patients are advised to essentially live in a bubble, the thirty-something mother, wife and entrepreneur has done the exact opposite – both literally and figuratively. Post college, she spent over 10 years serving as editor-inchief of numerous city-based print and online fashion magazines before taking on her biggest role yet – that of a mother. Today, she works as a freelance public relations consultant and first-time children’s book author. Her latest project, Wheezie Stevens, will help young children living with cystic fibrosis both in Colorado and eventually, throughout the world, understand their oftentimes isolating world. Read Jenny’s personal story on page 80

Best advice for balancing the roles of mother and entrepreneur?

Forgive yourself. There’s so much talk about ways in which a woman can perfectly balance work and motherhood, but the truth for so many of us is that some days work wins, and other days being a mother wins. Stop seeking a perfect balance and just do your best.

What surprised you the most about becoming a mother? Everything. I think like many women, before I had a child, I had so many preconceived notions about how life would look after she arrived. If I have to pinpoint, I’d say that I was surprised how the deepest depths of exhaustion can harmoniously exist with a new gear of energy to get things accomplished each day that I never knew I possessed.

Do you incorporate Pippa into your work?

I’m dedicating my current writing project to her. Wheezie Stevens is a children’s book aimed at helping pre-adolescents create a dialog about how feeling different can sometimes become isolating. Inspired by children diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, the book is meant to encourage ALL children to be comfortable with what makes them unique and to have the courage to step outside their bubble when it feels like it’s getting too full and there isn’t room to breathe.

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How do you carve out “me time” in the face of such a busy schedule? What do you do to decompress and stay sane? I joined a Lifetime Fitness which offers daycare and an in-house spa. I commit to working out at least twice per week. Additionally, I consider massage therapy and seeing my chiropractor at Well-Set as requirements for my self-care. And, I really try to take a bath most evenings. My mother always told me that stress doesn’t float.

Best “mom” advice anyone has ever given you? Do what works best FOR YOU and always listen to your gut. There isn’t one way to do anything and your intuition will always lead you in the direction you’re meant to go.

Tell us about another successful mom you admire. I admire all moms. Whether they’re kicking ass at home or in their careers, everyone is a success if they make it through the day in one piece and all the kids wake up the next morning. It’s rough out there, guys.

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Insta-Cart which delivers groceries on-demand and Drizly which delivers alcohol within the hour. You’ll never be without wine during witching hour again. You’re welcome.

Colorado kid-friendly restaurant?

Breckenridge Brewery on Santa Fe has a great “beer garden” type of environment and kids can play the many yard games that are set up outside.

Go-to children’s fashion line?

If I’m looking to save, I go to Target and H&M for fast fashion that suits the purpose of clothing a quickly-growing child. If I’m going to splurge, (and by I, I mean Pippa’s grandmothers) I go to Hanna Andersson. I love the strong colors, simple Swedish designs and the fact that their pajamas last FOREVER.

Beauty product you love?

One of my best friends coined the term “Bare-Minimum Betty” and that’s definitely my beauty philosophy. With that being said, R+Co Death Valley Dry Shampoo is a necessity (and all the moms say Amen).

Celebrity mom crush?

Kristen Bell. She’s beautiful, talented, emotionally intelligent and a progressive thinker.

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By Jennifer K. McGlincy

Photo by Megan Murray, Hazel's Roots Photograohy

Today marks the day that I have lived 391 days more than they expect an average person with cystic fibrosis to live.

“They” are the doctors for patients who have CF, a progressive genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and limits the ability to breathe over time. I was six-months-old when I was diagnosed with CF, and this “average life expectancy” statistic is one I never paid attention to until recently. (I’ll get to that later.)

for the calories we so desperately needed. In planning for my pregnancy one doctor highly recommended not to get pregnant, and it was the last time I saw her. It’s taken nearly three years for the fog of being a new mother to lift, and I finally feel like I am able to manage my disease while simultaneously raising a beautiful, hilarious, intelligent and kind toddler with the help of my incredible husband who works tirelessly and selflessly to make our lives run as smoothly as possible. I would never have a clean bra to wear or nearly as many snacks without him.

I’ve never liked people telling me what I can or can’t do (cue eye roll from my parents in Pennsylvania), and that includes when or when not to die. I dropped out of a college Biology course because when we got to the chapter about genetics, the text book included CF and the life-expectancy was written RIGHT THERE ON THE PAGE IN BLACK INK.

About six months ago I started to feel very comfortable in this new role of superwoman (and parents, it’s OK to refer to yourselves as superheros). That’s when I started to have feelings with which I’d once been extremely familiar: fear of not living life to the fullest, and the excitement that comes with knowing I can live whatever life I choose.

Jerks.

Around this time, my husband was entering the home-stretch of completing his MBA at the University of Denver Daniels College of Business, and I was presented with the opportunity of a lifetime. Through the school’s social capital project requirement, I was commissioned to write Wheezie Stevens, a children’s book aimed at helping pre-adolescents create a dialog about how feeling different can sometimes become isolating. (This should sound familiar at this point in this essay).

“They,” those MD experts on what it’s like to live with CF, often describe the illness as one where patients have to live in a bubble. I have refused to live that way. I have refused to live a fearful life in a bubble filled with breathing treatments, germ-precautions and hospital admissions. Instead, I’ve chosen a life where I fed Killer Whales, rode horses over high fences, got lost in Europe on a broken-down bus in the Pyrenees mountains, started businesses, said highly inappropriate things out loud at dinner parties and got married to the love of my life. In fact, the driving force in my life is the fear of not living it to the fullest. But three years ago, all that changed when I did the one thing “they” all told me not to do: I had a daughter.

I became a mother, and my world stopped. The way I had been able to exist for 34 years was smashed. All my expectations about motherhood were destroyed. Each day became a delicate balance between keeping not only my baby alive, but myself as well. Between feeding my daughter, changing diapers and questioning my sanity during witching hour (all the parents out there know exactly what I mean), I had to find time to do my breathing treatments at least twice daily, utilize a vibrating vest or exercise to rid my lungs of mucous, cook meals to make sure I was getting proper nutrition so my body would be strong enough to fight off infections and take 25-30 digestive enzymes just to absorb the calories. Having cystic fibrosis makes being a mother dangerous. The pregnancy alone carries high-risk factors such as gestational diabetes, liver disease and decreased lung function. When I was pregnant, I net gained 14 lbs due to weight loss in the first trimester and the absolute war with the vampire in my uterus as she and I fought

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Inspired by children diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, the book is meant to encourage ALL children to be comfortable with what makes them unique and to have the courage to step outside their bubble when it feels like it’s getting too full and there isn’t room to breathe. Through a GoFundMe campaign, we were able to raise nearly $7,000 so far, and the money will be used to print about 400 books that will be donated to children receiving inpatient treatment at Children’s Hospital Colorado and Pittsburgh Children’s Hospital (where I received treatment as a child). Thereafter, Wheezie will be available for purchase by everyone. For each copy purchased, one will be donated - consider Wheezie the TOMS of children’s books. It’s a concept that’s benefitted so many and hopefully one that will resonate with a publisher willing and able to take Wheezie’s inspired message to a wider audience.

I don’t count the days I live past the average, but as Wheezie and my daughter become my legacy, I certainly become more aware. I have a small girl who now relies on me to be here, but the fact of the matter is that one day I won’t. It might be 60 years from now, God willing, or it might be tomorrow. In any case, I hope that she references the dedication in the book that will read “For Pippa” and harnesses the courage to step outside whatever bubble she might be living in at that point. I know she’ll be strong enough to do so. They say like mother, like daughter and for once I know “they” are right. For more information about The Wheezie Stevens Project, visit wheeziestevens.com or Instagram @wheeziestevens


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“Successful mothers are not the ones that have never struggled. They are the ones that never give up, despite the struggles.” –Sharon Jaynes Abby Perlmutter Miller, Denver Darling

Heidi Finn, Urban Luxe Real Estate

Alison Repp, Inner Freedom Counseling

Laura Esmond, Little Nest Portraits

Ashley Summers, Ashley Nicole Events

Linda Appel Lipsius, Teatulia

Bre Morris, Alchemy Face Bar

Lindsay Bloom Backman, Bloom Jewelry

Brenda Smith, Sterling Calligraphy and Design

Margaret Miner, Rags Consignments

Carla McElroy, Carla's A Classic Design

Michelle Sie-Whitten, Global Down Syndrome Foundation

CC Dick, Colorado Wedding Company

Monica Owens Beauprez, Westbrooke Group

Emily Gaudreau, Howtoraiseamaverick.com

Paige Reberry, Colorado Wedding Company

Hilary Walsh, Coho Custom Construction

Rochelle McNaughton, LIV Sotheby's

Jennifer McGlincy, Author

Sarah Ortega, Sarah O Jewelry

Jessica Bachus, Kenzi's Causes

Sirine Swed, Battington Lashes

Jill Hodges, Jill Hodges Productions

Stacey Edgar, Global Girlfriend

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Word to Your Mother Curated by Betsy Marr

From socialites to supermodels, we’re inspired by the style of many fashionable moms over the decades. Here, a look at the lives and (little) loves of some of our favorite mother hens.

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Royally Inspired

Footmates Saddle Shoes, $57.95 thebeaufortbonnetcompany.com

~ THE MUSE ~ Diana, Princess of Wales

Reed & Barton Bristol Sterling Dumbell Rattle, $250 reedandbarton.com

(1961-1997)

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William, Duke of Cambridge Harry, Duke of Sussex

Flap-Top Check Canvas Diaper Bag, $1,190 neimanmarcus.com

~ HER STYLE ~

Regal, refined and perfectly polished, Diana dressed her boys like the little princes they were.

~ WORDS TO LIVE BY ~

“Hugs can do great amounts of good - especially for children.” Beauregard Button-Ins Set, $88 thebeaufortbonnetcompany.com

Silver Cross Kensington Pram, $1,708 johnlewis.com

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Palm Beach Prepster

Yellow Saltwater Sandals, $44.95 zappos.com

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LL Bean Monogrammed Boat and Tote, $39 llbean.com

Lilly Pulitzer (1931-2013)

~ HER LITTLE ONES ~

Baby Flamingo Float, $30 thebeaufortbonnetcompany.com

Minnie, Liza and Peter Pulitzer

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Bright, bold and preppy as can be. The queen of pink and green founded her eponymous dress line in 1959 and it soon became the unofficial uniform of the Palm Beach jet set. Known for living vibrantly, both literally and figuratively, Pulitzer dressed her three wee ones in carefree, colorful wares.

Large Grosgrain Hair Bow, $8 thebeaufortbonnetcompany.com

~ WORDS TO LIVE BY ~

“Being happy never goes out of style.” Heart Sunnies, $6 carters.com

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Lilly Pulitzer Little Lilly Classic Shift, $58 nordstrom.com


~ THE MUSE ~ Eyee Kids Turban Headband, $16 spearmintlove.com

Jerry Hall

~ HER LITTLE ONES ~

Georgia May, Elizabeth, James and Gabriel Jagger

~ HER STYLE ~

Bohemian with a rocker edge, the supermodel/rockstar wife’s style was easy, breezy and eternally chic. Her brood followed suit.

Crewcuts Lemon Print Ruffle Swimsuit for Girls, $49.50 nordstrom.com

Cuddle + Kind Lucy the Lamb, $72 cuddleandkind.com

~ WORDS TO LIVE BY ~

"Acting and modeling are good, but motherhood is what it's all about.”

Kayu St. Tropez Tote, $65 netaporter.com

Coco and Ginger Iris Dress, $92 spearmintlove.com

Birkenstock Gizeh Fringe Sandals, $69.95 nordstrom.com

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver Annual Gala

PHOTOS BY SUSANNAH MCLEOD AND CHRISTINA PATSIOKAS, MCLEOD9 CREATIVE

A record breaking 1,100 well dressed guests took to the Hyatt’s stunning ballroom on May 19th for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver annual gala. With a “super heroes” theme, the Boys & Girls Clubs pulled out all the stops to create a memorable evening as it celebrated its 2018 Youth of the Year Winners. Presenting Sponsor RBC Wealth Management was among the generous donors who helped ensure the night was the BGCMD’s most successful to date, raising more than $1 million and counting for Colorado’s youth! Dining, dancing and plenty of fundraising were enjoyed by all, including late night sweet treats and a live band who had the entire room on its feet.

1. Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver’s Development Team 2. Musician with The Diamond Empire Band 3. Erin Porteous, CEO Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver 4. Kevin Spak, Health Specialist BGCMD 5. Mark Hopkins, Crescendo Capital Partners 6. Deja M., Emcee and Club Member 7. Devyn H. 8. Malachi Haynes, Senior Youth of the Year Winner with Dan Ball

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Flight to Luxury Kick Off

Guests arrived through the storied private gates of Cherry Hills Park Drive before being escorted via golf carts to Number 10 – an expansive new French Estate that was recently renovated from top to bottom. Once there, they were greeted with champagne and brought inside the stunning villa to celebrate the kick off of the 8th annual Flight to Luxury, produced by lifestyle brand Cuvée. This year, Flight to Luxury will benefit PIVOT, the newly launched foundation that addresses the needs of the “whole child” in Colorado. Founding Trustees Larry Mueller, George Solich and John Elway took to the stage to introduce the organization and its future plans – which include raising $100 million over the next 10 years. All the while, more than 400 well-heeled guests mixed and mingled amidst the private estate, which recently hit the market and is listed by LIV Sotheby’s broker Rochelle McNaughton. Decadent fare was personally prepared by celebrity chef Troy Guard, who was working away in the home’s stunning kitchen for guests to watch and enjoy.

1. Guests gathered at the stunning estate, which recently hit the market in the tony Cherry Hills Park enclave 2. PIVOT Founders John Elway, Larry Mueller and George Solich 3. Cuvée’s Allison Spurrell and Paige Elway PHOTOS BY JENSEN SUTTA PHOTOGRAPHY

4. Elizabeth Kudla, Candy Bhappu, Katie Bhappu and Pedro Campa 5. Dr. Jonathan and Candace Schoeff 6. Margrete Brooks and Carol Solich 7. Elise Stephens and Thomas Walbrun 8. Matt Gallagher, Rochelle McNaughton and Kevin Marr 9. The event served as the launch of PIVOT, Denver’s most innovative new nonprofit serving the “whole child”

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Women with Hattitude

PHOTOS BY JOHN MOORE, DCPA NEWS CENTER

Thirteen years ago, the DCPA launched a first-of-its-kind initiative — an endowment fund to support the work of women in theatre. In the same year, the Women with Hattitude luncheon commenced, the proceeds of which go directly into the endowment fund. On Thursday, May 3rd, more than 650 guests gathered to give voices to women playwrights whose work only accounts for 20 percent of plays produced across America today. Always a popular event on the Spring social calendar, the day culminated with a parade of hats; each table selected a representative to walk the runway in an impromptu fashion show. This year’s event was chaired by Terri Fisher and Murri Bishop.

1. Davita Vance of Macy’s Park Meadows, Joanne Davidson, DCPA Trustee Judi Wolf, Event Co-Chair Terri Fisher, Denise Snyder of Mariel, Kevin Copenhaver, Event Co-Chair Murri Bishop, April Jones, Julie Peters 2. Guests donned their finest millinery for the event 3. The Parade of Hats was a huge hit with the crowd of 650 in support of DCPA 4. Charlotte Movizzo 5. Denise Snyder of Mariel; Hope Grandon, and Lulu Fall from the DCPA Theatre Company’s production of The Who’s Tommy 6. Diana Vanderbilt 7. Carla McElroy of Carla’s, A Classic Design 8. De’Nicea Jacquet, Pricilla Reichle, Sandria Moses, Michelle Vallen, Ruby Gambel

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Au Revoir

The ever-chic Jane Birkin with her then seven-month-old daughter, Kate Barry, circa 1967

May you cherish every moment, relish every giggle and celebrate every milestone. May you have faith that this too, shall pass. May you realize that perfection is merely an illusion. May you trust your instincts and lead with your heart. And may you always remember that the days are long and years are short.

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Four Seasons Penthouse 4100 Your home should be a reflection of your life and your style. A place that’s more than four walls and an address. A place that speaks to your passions and pursuits. Ann Kerr knows and appreciates the intangibles of a life well lived and the beauty of homes that exude quiet elegance and thoughtful details. Whether you’re buying or selling, count on Ann Kerr as your partner in luxury real estate.

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Reign Magazine | Issue II 2018  

Reign Colorado Women's Magazine. The "Moms" issue featuring Denver's top mompreneurs, a gorgeous Cherry Hills home, the wedding of Annabel B...

Reign Magazine | Issue II 2018  

Reign Colorado Women's Magazine. The "Moms" issue featuring Denver's top mompreneurs, a gorgeous Cherry Hills home, the wedding of Annabel B...