Basel Switzerland

Owning an authentic Swiss watch has been a mark of luxury for centuries. Switzerland’s watchmaking industry is considered the world’s finest. Switzerland is home to many independent watchmakers, with some of the most renowned names being Piaget, Breitling, Rolex and Baume and Mercier. Records show that by 1554, watchmakers were already working in Switzerland, and by 1850, the Swiss were making more than two…

Home Sweet Spa

In 2008, Dr. Denis Gonyon made his professional vision come true by opening the doors to one of the most unique and beautiful plastic surgery spaces the medical community has to offer. The atmosphere is a combination of welcoming luxury and state-of-the-art medical facilities, filled with staff that is devoted to customer service.

Masters of Hair

Welcome to Voltage Hair Salon, a new kind of hair experience in the center of Fort Collins. Voltage is a place where artistry, skill and energy fuse to bring you an upscale and sophisticated salon home. Founders Mark Cottle and Ray Hornback envisioned a new kind of hair experience for Northern Colorado, and that dream swiftly became a reality now with both Voltage off…

Summer of Style

Style means so much more than fashion and beauty. Style incorporates a feeling of simplicity in elegance, and for this issue, we knew the perfect style mavens to partner with. Shannon Freismuth, proud new owner of Beauty Bar of Windsor, is a hair extension and color expert with 10 years of combined experience in the fashion and beauty industries. Raised…

Their Own Way

Since 2016, Dylan McConnell, Lee Mast and Tanner Stiverson have done things their way. Their band The Sogs has taken the Northern Colorado music scene by storm with their '90s rock vibe and fun, catchy lyrics. Collectively, The Sogs is three Northern Colorado musicians who love music more than food, water or air.

Sparked Up Style

Meet Ray Hornback, owner and master stylist at Voltage Salon. A Northern Colorado native, Ray has an extensive resume highlighting his passion for modern hairstyling and precision technique. Named Hairstylist of the Year in 2014 by 303 Magazine, it's no wonder Ray was also a top-five finalist in the North American Hairstyling Awards in 2012. Ray has a passion for continued education and enjoys his position as an educator for the…

The Gentlemen of Northern Colorado

 Dr. Denis Gonyon  Gonyon Plastic Surgery  “Growing up in Michigan, I always knew I wanted to be a doctor. During medical school at the University of Michigan, after just one rotation in plastic surgery, I knew that I had found the specialty where I would spend my career. This decision led me to residency at Duke University. Six years later, I had just completed one…

A Rising Tide

According to data from the National Association of Women Business Owners, things have never looked better for female entrepreneurs. In fact, more than 11 million U.S. firms are now owned by women, employing nearly 9 million people and generating $1.7 trillion in sales. However, women-owned firms are still in the minority, and the hurdles faced by women who have embraced entrepreneurship…

Conscious Shopping with Tracy Gendron

1. Fulton + Roark lotion, $34; Solid Cologne in Perpetua, $60 – Made in the USA with shea butter, sage and vitamin E with a fresh and woodsy blend of Atlas Cedar and Sea Air. 

Women on Horseback

Guest ranches have been around for about 100 years, when real working ranchers first realized what a lure the cowboy lifestyle was for us “regular” folks. Today’s ranches help visitors experience the romance, adventure and spirit of the Old West without giving up the basic creature comforts of home. Nights consist of inky skies glittering with stars, aspen leaves rustling gently and…