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the HELLO tote

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Perfect for your next event, the hand-assembled welcome bags by theHELLOtote offer your guests all the necessities. High altitude helpers, travel tamers, seasonal comforts, and post-party packs are the perfect way to say hello to your friends and family and goodbye to travel woes – or those lingering late-night anguishes. The options are endless. From ten bags to one-hundred or more, you can order any quantity and theHELLOtote can personalize the bag just for you and your closest. Great for weddings, retreats, birthday bashes, or gala gatherings.


Not only are you creating a welcome tote, leave your guest with a custom canvas bag to go shopping in town! Perfect for farmers market or picking up local souvenirs. Being at high altitude, a water bottle is always  perfect for keeping your guests hydrated!


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S’More Kit! Either have a bonfire for a creative snack at your event or make this a “take home” for a fun treat and activity for your guests once they leave you. emergencykits

Mini Emergency Kits are a perfect parting favor at the end of a reception, to generous welcome bags to greet guests at check-in, theHELLOtote offers a variety of ways to say hello and welcome!


Welcome or leave your guests with something they will remember… Call Fourteen Acres & The HELLO tote for your wedding, next event, or even just guests coming in! #970-927-2533

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1. ROMANTIC JEWELRY: Find these gorgeous Nina Runsdorf earrings at Meridian Jewelers

2. SILK HAND-LOOMED UNDIES: 100% Loro Piana silk yarn was used on these Souchi Silk Undies.

3. SPA DAY: Whether you are getting ready for date night or treating yourself, have a spa day at Salon Tullio!

4. CUSTOM VALENTINES: Fourteen Acres can create the perfect valentine for you!! Hurry and order before it’s too late…

5. ROSE: Try Miraval Rosé for a nice refreshing addition to your romantic brunch, lunch, or dinner! Purchase at Catherines Store

6. FINE DINING: Treat yourself or your significant other to a romantic dinner at The Caribou Club or hire their catering for a special dinner party! (members only for dinner, call to join)

7. PARTNER YOGA: Shakti Shala has a partner yoga class that promotes laughter, communication, creativity and rejuvenation.


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SOUCHI: truly one-of-a-kind


 Souchi is a labor of love, trust, inspiration & luxury.

“We respect the process, craft & beauty of something meant to last.”


Suzi Johnson, began designing and knitting her beautiful pieces in the 90’s. She sold her first piece she made after wearing it on the streets of San Francisco (now that’s true, natural talent)! Since then Souchi has been seen on TV shows such as Friends & 90210, magazine covers, red carpets, and celebrities on and off screen. But don’t be intimidated, Souchi has something for everyone!


This cashmere blanket is the definition of luxury! The subtle variation of whites used, make this the perfect piece for any room.


Wow everyone by wearing one of  these gorgeous hand loomed dresses or skirt, the detail put in to these are impeccable! We are in cashmere heaven.


Left: Full length cashmere coat. 6 ply, long bell sleeve, asymmetrical front opening with snaps at neck. Right:patchwork custom one of a kind poncho with hood.

Looking for something to throw on over anything and look fabulous? These one of a kind pieces are just the thing for you.


OH BABY! That’s right there’s even Souchi for your little one… sweaters, leg warmers, and even a matching banket!


Souchi’s cashmere infinity scarf is a must have in your closet… Look at all the ways it can be worn! souchi_variety

Want something luxurious yet classic and neutral? Souchi truly has it all, go to souchi.com to find the perfect thing for you!

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January Loves: New Year, New you!



After all the holiday eating and drinking, take this time to replenish and the start the new year off right! Drink lemon water to start your morning, eat plenty of vegetables and fruit, and ditch the junk food! Get outside and enjoy your surroundings by partaking in all the amazing activities around. Even though it is winter, you can still go on some of your favorite hikes, go skiing, or even go on a snow bike and hit some of your favorite trails!



1. SNOW BIKING: Hit some of your favorite trails in the winter on these fat bikes! Call Ride Aspen to rent or buy your own bike #970-404-0190

2. WINTER PHOTOSHOOTS: Didn’t get that perfect shot for holiday cards? Have a fun winter wonderland shoot and send out a New Year card! Call Scout Guide photographer Brooke Casillas to schedule now! Need help creating a card? Call Fourteen Acres to create the perfect card!

3. REPURPOSING GARLAND: Have a Bay leaf garland that has been filling your kitchen with wonderful scents over the holidays? What better way to cook then using basil fresh from your garland! We also love having a good dinner party and throwing the garland down the center of the table for a lush and easy table decor.

4. X-GAMES: Check out the excitement of  extreme sports while X-Games is in town here in Aspen! January 22-25 2015 Aspen, Colorado

5. DETOXING: Cleanse your body after the holidays! Don’t want to go outside? Enjoy a full gym with a huge variety of classes at The Aspen Club and Spa or Yoga and fun unique classes at Aspen Shakti Shala! After getting in shape and working hard, relax and rejuvenate with a spa treatment at The Aspen Club and Spa, Hotel Jerome Spa or a treatment at Salon Tullio.

6. LIP BALM: Keep hydrated and moisturized! Our Favorite lip balm, Lip Smart, can be found at The Hotel Jerome Spa in Aspen.

7. WHITE FLORALS: Fill your house with fresh white flowers and warm up your interior with white this winter! Call Mountain Flowers of Aspen for a beautiful arrangement like the one pictured! #970-920-6912

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The Holidays are here and we all fear those extra lbs you’ll gain going to holiday party’s, family dinners, and celebrating with specialty cocktails! Well, we have a solution for you… Stay fit at The Aspen Club & Spa. With a wide array of group fitness classes, private trainers, and an amazing cardio deck, you have no excuses!

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Join the movement and be part of  the premier healthy lifestyle company in the world. Join now to receive a pre-developement rate! Good things come to those who wait, but those who become members now will be grateful forever.

Whether it is to shape up, slow down, or let go, go spend the day at the Aspen Club!

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1.  MICHAEL FOX:  Join December 18th in the Aspen Club Café as he reviews the Redevelopment project at 10am, 2pm and 6pm. This discussion on the future Aspen Club is welcome to all members and staff.

2.  HOLIDAY 10 PACK: NOW available. Aspen Club Members can purchase the 10 PACK GUEST PASSES. All guest passes are transferable & expire one year from  purchase. Give your guests the gift of Health this holiday season!

3.  MOI CYCLE: Mind Over Intensity™ is coming to the Aspen Club this January. Check out the best spinning class Aspen has ever seen! The mind is the body’s best friend — mental determination is the factor that can bring physical endurance to new heights.

4.  INSANITY: Amp up your workout with The Insanity program emphasizes “max interval training”, a method of exercising during which one works out strenuously for 3–4 minutes and then rests or “cools down” for approximately 30 seconds before starting the process again. No equipment necessary for this INSANE workout.

5.  YOUNGER NEXT YEAR: Jump-start a healthier life at The Aspen Club’s upcoming YNY retreat. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao-Tzu Let the Aspen Club be your first step.

6.  SpaAspenCome check out the fab new look in SpaAspen, and while you are there, grab the latest Clarisonic product the Smart profile. “Smarter. Easier. More Powerful.”

7.  AC CYCLE HAUS SESSION 2: This program starts December 29. The 8 week session takes you to the next level of athleticism, whether you are reaching for the podium or keep up with your kids skiing. Check in with Michelle in membership for rates Mborg@aspenclub.com

A personal referral is the greatest compliment you can pay The Aspen Club. Refer a friend to join theAspen Club and Spa and receive credit towards your own membership.


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