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It’s habit to instantly think of New York or Los Angeles when something cool happens. The coasts tend to hoard the credit for all things buzzworthy, after all. Therefore, it may come as a pleasant surprise to you when you discover that the artistic community in Denver holds some of the most promising artists of 2013. From tie-makers and illustrators to coffee maestros and brewmasters, the Mile High City has been secretly hiding the best artisans in the country.
Sure, it’s undeniable that Denver may face fashion challenges that others do not — particularly, snowy winters — but under those oversized ski jackets, love for the mountains, and obsession for the Broncos, Denver is harboring some seriously cool talent.
Let's face it. No matter what, there are some people who are just hard to shop for — your astoundingly chic friend whose style you can only hope to emulate, your boss who seems to have everything, your anything-goes-but-not-really dad. And, the worst offenders might be creative folks, whose aesthetic can be tough to read
We don’t mean to brag, but New York City is the birthplace of a very important place: the nail salon. Back in 1878, an entrepreneurial woman opened Mrs. Pray's Manicure, the country’s first parlor for the treatment, filing, and buffing of nails. (Actual lacquer, as we know it, wasn’t invented for a few more decades.) read