• Party Dresses

    The 4 Best Casual Party Dresses For A Festive At-Home Celebration

    In-person celebrations may be back this holiday season, but that doesn’t have to mean visiting a crowded bar for a night of debauchery. Celebrating at home can be just as festive, whether it’s an epic soiree with the family and friends you missed last year, or simply keeping things intimate with your partner and a close pal or two. At-home get-togethers are generally more relaxed, and the time spent often brings you closer to the people you cherish most. This doesn’t mean fashion is out the window, however. If 2020 proved anything, it’s that festive attire has a place in  

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  • Winter wear

    Ahead of winter, Kansas City launches plan to track available beds in homeless shelters | KCUR 89.3

    As winter approaches, Kansas City officials say they are preparing to help people experiencing homelessness. On Monday, the city debuted an online dashboard that provides information on the availability of beds at overnight facilities. Deputy City Manager Kimiko Black Gilmore said the dashboard, which is updated daily, will also help the city know when shelters have reached capacity. “If private shelters are full,” Black Gilmore said, “the city will open one or two temporary locations, based on the need.” These temporary shelters would be located in community centers and are part of Kansas City’s Extreme Weather Activation Plan. The city  

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  • Accessories

    Best dog accessories for gifting to new puppy parents

    Editor’s note: Each week in Staff Favorites, we offer our opinions on the best that Colorado has to offer for dining, shopping, entertainment, outdoor activities and more. (We’ll also let you in on some hidden gems). The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals estimates one in five households have brought home a dog or cat since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Count me among the newly initiated puppy parents whose life is now filled with heart-warming snuggles and never-ending messes, and whose camera roll is overflowing with “baby” pictures. In April, my husband and I adopted  

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  • Outerwear

    Armada Unveils Furtherance: Flagship Outerwear With Lifetime Warranty

    Armada has taken a long, hard look at their outerwear endeavors and returned with a new mission statement for winter 21/22. The plan is to use the experimental think-outside-the-box ethos that drove the Zero Collection on the hardgoods side to produce unique, high-quality technical outerwear. The Furtherance 3L Gore-Tex® Pro Anorak headlines this new outerwear direction with features and styling trickling down through the rest of the collection. It will also be the gold standard of Armada softgoods, built with premium tech, unisex design, and sustainable processes. Armada’s Zero Collection has always been driven by innovation not commercial goals, The  

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  • wedding

    Woman fakes wedding in sad attempt to get ex to text her

    She probably could’ve just texted him. A woman redefined “arranged marriage” after allegedly faking her own wedding — complete with a professional photographer and faux groom — in a desperate bid to get her ex to text her. A video detailing the botched attention ploy currently boasts 1.5 million views on TikTok. “Remembering the time I faked my own wedding and had a professional photoshoot so he would reach out,” reads the video, which was posted Nov. 18 by TikTok user @dieschaklin. The accompanying footage shows the regretful gal doing a real-life facepalm before showing a compilation of clips  

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  • Clothing

    PETA launches gruesome online shop with ‘human’ leathers

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has taken aim at trendy shops such as Urban Outfitters with the launch of its satirical store, Urban Outraged, featuring items supposedly crafted from “human parts.” The shop features a number of clothing and accessories “made of the finest leather — that on second look, reveal human faces on the jackets, human teeth on the shoes, and human blood oozing from the bags,” according to a press release. The campaign, reminiscent of Buffalo Bill’s human suit from 1991’s “The Silence of the Lambs,” was designed to put a spotlight on popular retailers  

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  • Stylish

    Harness Your Fitness Goals With This Stylish And Powerful Treadmill

    One of the byproducts of the coronavirus pandemic has been the negative impact it’s had on many people’s fitness goals. From the early days of the pandemic, gyms across the country were uniformly shuttered as safety precautions. Those with gym memberships were essentially left in the dark, as their daily routines became stunted. Now, even as gyms across the country are reopening, many aren’t in any rush to run back to them as coronavirus concerns are still ever-present. Take your fitness matters into your own hands with the Goplus 2.25HP Folding Treadmill Running Machine. It’s currently available for $615.99,  

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