Artworks with Pilar Boutique and Michael Anthony Simon

When considering features for our September fashion issue, we wanted to highlight how fashion and art go hand-in-hand. There is a multiplicity of color, texture and visceral creativity that goes into both. There is a conversation occurring among space, form and movement, which lends itself to every facet of life. The exploration of this communal affection has inspired us to…

Polishing Diamonds in the Rough

We live in boxes called houses, but we want these boxes to feel like homes.

A Word to Our Readers

In the magazine world, the September issue is the most anticipated arrival of the year. It’s the unofficial first look at this season’s fashion trends and predictions for the upcoming year. So it is with much excitement that we present you, dear reader, with our own localized fashion issue—Loveland and South-style. For our annual fall … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Pastels on Fifth Come out for a family-friendly, community-wide sidewalk chalk art festival where artists, businesses and downtown Loveland come together to transform Fifth Street into a spectacular sidewalk gallery. This event highlights the thriving Loveland arts community and benefits for Alternatives to Violence. The event is Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and includes a Kids’ Art Area, Alternatives to Violence Raffle and Info Booth, … Continued

Larimer County Fair

The Larimer County Fair had another successful year full of fun and exciting events for everyone. The 4-H display was enjoyed by many in the community along with the rodeo, carnival and musical performance. Photography by Hannah Thompson and The Ranch Events Complex

Valley 5000 5K Run/Walk

Sweetheart City Racing hosted their 37th annual Valley 5000 5K run/walk Aug. 9.  Kids opened up the race while several long-time participants ran their 37th race. The event supported House of Neighborly Services, an organization that assists and advocates for people challenged by the effects of poverty or facing a situational crisis. Photography by Jessica Schissler and Flourish Branding Photography

A Blending of Seasons

There’s an old saying that goes, “You can choose your friends, but not your family.” Well, the same can be said for your work family because often you have no control over this mix of people. In fact, these people, much like your relatives, probably remind you of the spices in your spice rack. Sweet, savory, spicy, earthy—no matter what…

A Day at Chris Lane Salon

Chris Lane is not your typical salon. After 15 years of friendship, Cori and Briana decided to pursue this business venture together. The name comes from the combination of their middle names, Christine and Shelane, respectively. Briana has been styling hair for 13 years, and Cori has a background in education. Both have managed multiple other businesses and value their…

Timeless Denim Brings Generations Together

One of the highlights of going back to school is showing off a new style. These looks bring a fun twist to traditional denim just in time to hit the books.