magazine, Reign, named owner Shana
Colbin Dunn “The Retail Queen” in its
September 2013 issue for being a leader
in affordable, easy-to-wear chic clothing
2440 W. Main St.
Littleton, CO 80
Vintage and modern combine in this Earth-friendly and socially conscious
establishment that offers heirloom chic
homeware items, refurbished furniture, retro
kitchenware, party supplies, body care,
gifts, and a catalog of fabulous quilts,
shams, and bedding. Featured twice in
Denver’s 5280 magazine, this store
induces nostalgia and inspires shopping.
Ninety-five percent of Chandler Farms’
products are made by women.
3180 Meade St.
Denver, CO 80211
Not only does Wordshop offer the best of
quirky and artisan-made cards, the eco-conscious store includes invitations made
from organic bamboo and pesticide-free
veggie ink made in a wind-powered studio.
Everything to write, invite, greet, letterpress
and thank awaits the shopper. Sweet treat:
an outdoor nook where thinkers and writers
can sip lattes while considering the next
word. Affordable classes in paper- and
writing-related topics come with
complimentary drinks and snacks.
2707 Spruce St.
Boulder, CO 80304
If you love a bargain, join the owners of
Common Threads in delighting in
superbly nearly-new Prada shoes and
Louis Vuitton handbags, and witness how
fashion, creativity, and community come
together. Explore consigned high style
designer pieces and fashion forward
basics on an economy-minded budget.
Take classes in the Creative Lab, where a
dedication to the art of making clothes
comes in classes in sewing, knitting,
alterations and restyling.
CB Paws Pet Boutique
278 Fillmore St.
Denver, CO 80206
If you tire of pampering yourself, perhaps
a little doggy or kitty would benefit from
your visit to this specialty boutique
dedicated to unique gifts for dogs, cats
and the people who love them. Featuring
hard-to-find pet accessories and
handcrafted gifts with your favorite breed,
CB Paws offers gourmet treats, fun toys,
hand-painted pet feeders, cat furniture,
pet carriers, comfy beds, stylish clothing,
collars and leashes.
Oliv You & Me
Boulder, CO 80302
European-styled, this specialty food store
induces pasta craving while it infuses your
choice of olive oils. A fine selection of
vinegars, olives, dried pastas, sauces
and extra virgin olive oils delight the
senses and tempt the palate. The
knowledgeable staff will explain
differences in tastes and offer suggestions
for pairing olive oils with food. Samples
of vinegar and olive oil available daily.
Each city has its own particular
combination of sights, sounds, tastes and
aromas, and each neighborhood has its
own distinctive character. Savvy shoppers
can take advantage of the unique
offerings found in the varied districts of
Denver to buy the chic, unusual, cutting-edge, casual, high-quality or exotic finds
available across the metro area.
Denver’s jewel of a shopping destination
has 320 independent shops, restaurants
and galleries, as well as the 160 brand
name stores in Cherry Creek Shopping
Center. Just five minutes from downtown, the
high-powered combination of Cherry Creek
North and the Cherry Creek Shopping
Center makes this neighborhood the largest
and most varied shopping destination
between San Francisco and St. Louis.
Brimming with 320 independently owned
boutiques, galleries, restaurants, spas and
shops, Cherry Creek North offers 16
blocks of retail heaven. The premier Cherry
Creek Shopping Center has more than
160 shops, 40 of which are exclusive to
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