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Auction Committee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .iii
Live Auction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1           1–3
Art Gallery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7-9     1000 – 1019
Children’s Menagerie . . . . . . . . . .13-15                2000 – 2014
Cuisine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17-21     3000 – 3026
Fashion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25-27     4000 – 4017
Home Décor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31-32          5000 – 5014
Jewelry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .35-37   6000 – 6020
Luxury . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41-43      7000 – 7016
Sports . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .47-50    8000 – 8020
That’s Entertainment . . . . . . . . . .53-57                9000 – 9044
Travel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61-65    9500 – 9521
Auction Donors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66-67
Auction Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .68
How to Bid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .69

                           The Carousel Ball
                               Silent Auction
                     Saturday, October 1, 2011
                          5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
                   Denver Marriott City Center
                            Denver, Colorado
                      Complimentary cocktails

             T       he Silent Auction is a unique collection
             of rare and extraordinary treasures. Countless
             volunteers and generous donors have given
             their time and spectacular gifts to create our
             most sensational auction to date. Funds raised
             through the auction will ensure a better
             tomorrow for children who suffer from diabetes.
             Therefore, we thank you from the bottom of our
             hearts for bidding generously and for helping
             children with diabetes reach for their brass
             ring: The Cure.

           O     ur heartfelt appreciation goes to
         the following individuals and businesses
     that have unselfishly given their time and talents
            toward making the Silent Auction
                    an event unequaled
           in excitement and financial success.

                 Auction and Event Solutions
                      American Airlines
                      The Beverly Hilton
            Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House
                 Denver Marriott City Center
                       Fuse Marketing
               Milton H. Greene/MHG Archives
                Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York
                        Shawn Hunter
                 Johnson Moving and Storage
             Sharon Magness Blake & Ernie Blake
                         Team Type 1
                     Tropicana Las Vegas

            Live Auction services provided by:
                        Rick Rolf

             Auction Coordinator: Amy Cockerham
                    Design: Cindy Kalkofen
                   Printing: Fuse Marketing

                                    The Carousel Ball*
                                      Silent Auction
                                           AUCTION CHAIRS
                                                 Lisa Corley
                                                Sally Frerichs
                                                Gretchen Pope
                                                  Jan Rosen
                                       AUCTION COMMITTEE
                                             Gina Abou-Jaoude
                                              Pauline Achinger
                                                Rachel Anger
                                               Diane Bartlett
                                                 Bea Bugelli
                                               Sonia Chritton
                                                Nancy Cowee
                                               Dalyla Creaghe
                                                  Pat Crofts
                                         Sally Davidson-Maravich
                                                Margie Epke
                                                  Lori Finch
                                                 Chris Foster
                                                Helen Hanks
                                              Elana Hirschfeld
                                                Patty Jenkins
                                                Marty Jensen
                                                 Kathy Judd
                                                 Carol Karsh
                                               Melly Kinnard
                                              Bonnie Neiheisel
                                                  Sandi Ross
                                                 Lyn Schaffer
                                                Susan Squyer
                                               Letitia Valdez
                                              Jane Weingarten

      This year the Carousel Ball will once again feature an exciting way to bid on silent auction items.
We will provide electronic bidding terminals for easier use and bidding. Please refer to the back of the catalogue
                                       for tips on how to use the system.
                                 *Benefiting the Children’s Diabetes Foundation
                                                                                               LIVE AUCTION 1

1.   HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD                                  2.   PRO CYCLING CHALLENGE PACKAGE
     Cruise on over to California and live like a star          If you or someone you know is a local sports
     with this wonderful packaged experience. Your              lover, this is the package for you! You and your
     Hollywood vacation begins when you and a guest             family will become very important guests at the
     fly first class to Los Angeles courtesy of American        2012 USA Pro Cycling Challenge, the cycling
     Airlines. You’ll live like a star for two nights at        race that took Colorado by storm in 2011. You
     the famed Beverly Hilton Hotel, which has come             will experience a week of excitement and
     to be known as a breathtaking beacon of modern             exhilaration as you follow this stage race through
     luxury. After you settle in to your deluxe                 each chosen city. Highlight cities from 2011
     accomodations, enjoy lunch and snacks                      included such destinations as Aspen, Vail,
     downstairs by the pool at Circa55. On Friday               Breckenridge, Avon, Crested Butte, Steamboat
     night, you’ll be treated to a fabulous dinner for          Springs, Golden, and Denver. Your group of up to
     two at Craig’s in West Hollywood, where you’ll             five family members will stay at the best hotels
     enjoy wonderful cuisine at this ultra popular              each night and will follow the race each day in a
     new restaurant.                                            VIP car. One day will even include a special ride
                                                                in the Team Type 1 car that closely follows the
     On the morning of Saturday, October 20, 2012,
                                                                riders. This package will include plenty of team
     head downstairs to the Hilton’s salon where the
                                                                and race merchandise and an exclusive Team
     talented Kay Lee and staff will work their magic.
                                                                Type 1 jersey signed by founder and CEO, Phil
     With a wash, hair cut, blowdry, and manicure,
                                                                Southerland. Don’t miss your chance to become
     you’ll be looking your very best. Then, at 6:30
                                                                a piece of cycling history on this special tour.
     p.m. you will attend the star-studded, invitation
     only, Carousel of Hope. You and a guest will                                                Value: Priceless
     enjoy Golden Circle seating and top                        Shawn Hunter, Denver, CO
     entertainment. Past performers include Gladys              Team Type 1, Atlanta, CO
     Knight, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Akon,
     Sting, Katherine McPhee, Babyface, Barry
     Manilow, Beyonce, Usher, Rod Stewart, and
     many more.
     Offers: All certificates must be presented at
     particular restaurants and hotel in order to
     redeem. Reservations must be made in advance
     for American Airlines, Beverly Hilton, and Kay
     Lee. Reservations are suggested for Circa55 and
     Craig’s. All offers expire October 31, 2012 and
     will be used in conjunction with the Hooray for
     Hollywood Package.
                                      Value: Priceless
     American Airlines, Fort Worth, TX
     The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, CA
     Circa55, Beverly Hills, CA
     Craig’s, West Hollywood, CA
     Kay Lee, Beverly Hills, CA

3.    DINE AT DEL FRISCO’S                                4.   MARVELOUS MARILYN
      Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House set it’s           Born in New York in 1922 with a passion for
      roots in Dallas more than 20 years ago, amazing          photography, Milton H. Greene started taking
      its guests with chef-driven cuisine, an extensive        pictures at the young age of 14. His talent proved
      award-winning wine list, and impeccable                  undeniable in the world of fashion photography
      hospitality and service. With USDA Prime Beef            and, by the 1950s and 1960s, Greene’s work had
      as the cornerstone of its menu, the restaurant           appeared in such national magazines as Life,
      never disappoints with hand-cut steaks, chops            Harpers Bazaar, Town & Country, Look, and
      and fresh seafood. Add in mouthwatering                  Vogue.
      appetizers, amazing side dishes, and decadent
                                                               While Greene is well known for his work with
      desserts, and you can’t go wrong.
                                                               fashion, he is most remembered for his photos of
      Now is your chance to enjoy a private,                   musicians, films, television, threatre, celebrities,
      personalized dinner for you and nine guests at           and famous artists. He has captured the likes of
      the famed Del Frisco’s in Greenwood Village.             Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich,
      Your four-course dinner, paired with the finest          Grace Kelly, Sophia Loren, Audrey Hepburn,
      wines, will be excellently prepared by their             Andy Warhol, and most notably Marilyn
      executive chef. Your menu will be suited to the          Monroe. During a four-year friendship and
      needs of your party and you will receive the             partnership with Ms. Monroe, Greene took
      finest service imaginable. Don’t miss this dining        thousands of shots of the gorgeous icon.
      experience – you won’t forget it! Reservations
                                                               This archival print by Milton H. Greene captures
      must be made with Keith Miller, General
                                                               the subtle elegance of Marilyn Monroe.
                                                               Measuring 43”x 43”, the piece is limited in
                                       Value: $1,000.00        edition and is only 1 of 14. Take home this
      Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse,                    stunning vision tonight.
      Greenwood Village, CO                                                                      Value: $6,000.00
                                                               Milton H. Greene/ MHG Archives,
                                                               Beverly Hills, CA
                                                                                                LIVE AUCTION 3

5.   VIVA LAS VEGAS                                        6.   NEW YORK NIGHTS
     Take a tremendous trip to Las Vegas and live like          Set your sights on New York nights with this
     a high roller at the Tropicana Las Vegas. You              fabulous East Coast extravaganza. You and a
     and a guest will begin your journey with two               guest will fly first class to New York City courtesy
     coach tickets to McCarran International Airport            of American Airlines. You will then enjoy a
     courtesy of American Airlines. You will then be            four-night weekend stay in a deluxe room at The
     picked up with limosine service and whisked                Hotel Plaza Athenee. Located on the fashionable
     away to the Tropicana for a two-night stay in a            Upper East Side of Manhattan and within
     completely renovated Best in Class Suite. Enjoy            walking distance of Central Park, boutiques,
     breakfast for two each morning at the new Café             museums, art galleries, and New York’s finest
     Nikki, a reserved cabana at the newly                      department stores, this elegant 142-room hotel
     transformed Tropicana Pool for one day, and                has been voted among Travel and Leisure
     VIP seating at the exciting new Cantor Gaming              World’s Best Hotels 2010 and Conde Nast
     Race & Sports Book. Your night life experiences            Traveler’s Gold List 2010. During your stay, you
     will prove just as thrilling as your days, with one        will also be treated to a sumptuous dinner for
     dinner for two at Biscayne Sea.Steak.Wine., one            two at the world famous Michael’s Restaurant.
     dinner for two at Bacio’s by Carla Pellegrino, two         Allow both the Plaza Athenee and Michael’s
     VIP tickets to the Brad Garrett Comedy Club,               Restaurant to offer you the ultimate in
     two VIP passes to the exclusive Las Vegas Mob              personalized service during this amazing
     Experience, and two VIP passes to Club Nikki.              experience. For The Hotel Plaza Athenee, all
     The excitement never stops and the city never              taxes are included and this certificate may be
     sleeps, so make this experience yours tonight.             redeemed for stays in January, February, March,
                                                                July, or August 2012. Reservations are subject to
                                     Value: $7,000.00
                                                                availability and other blackout dates may apply.
     American Airlines, Fort Worth, TX                          Michael’s Restaurant includes dinner only and
     Tropicana Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV                         tax and gratuity are not included.
                                                                                                Value: $18,000.00
                                                                American Airlines, Fort Worth, TX
                                                                Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York, New York, NY
                                                                Michael’s Restaurant, New York, NY
                                                                                                        ART GALLERY 7

1000.   PETITE PICASSO                                         1004.   SEPTEMBER SONG
        Alexandra Nechita began working in pen and                     Carol Nelson, an award-winning Colorado
        ink at the age of two. By age five, she had                    artist, offers this wonderful oil painting, a scene
        graduated to watercolors. At seven, she was                    from Rocky Mountain National Park, entitled
        using oils and acrylics. Now, as a college student,                                ”
                                                                       “September Song. Nelson’s work is consistently
        Alexandra’s career has elevated to a level                     full of vibrant color and unusual textures and is
        unimaginable for all but the truest of art                     often influenced by the Western landscape with
        masters. Alexandra, who is painting at a level                 its many rocks, cliffs and canyons. This framed
        comparable to such greats as Picasso and                       painting measures 17” x 21” and would be the
        Matisse, offers these three magnificent, framed,               perfect addition to any home.
        and signed lithographs.
                                                                                                      Value: $400.00
        A) “Cloverfield, measures 24” x 30”                                                     Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                      Value: $4,600.00                 Carol Nelson Fine Art, Aurora, CO
                               Minimum Bid: $950.00
        B) “Forty Minutes, measures 21” x 15” (1001)           1005.   WINDOW SCENES
                                    Value: $2,500.00                   Enjoy a unique piece of art that will catch the
                                                                       eye of every houseguest with these beautiful
                               Minimum Bid: $600.00
                                                                       painted windows. Collected and painted by
        C) “Caravannin - The Sun, ”                                    Linda Chase, these wonderful, rustic pieces will
        measures 20” x 15” (1002)                                      make an amazing addition to any wall.
                                      Value: $2,400.00                 A) “Plants on Shelves” window,
                                 Minimum Bid: $600.00                  measures 24.25” x 24”
        Allucra Fine Arts/Alexandra Nechita,                                                          Value: $65.00
        Sherman Oaks, CA                                                                        Minimum Bid: $30.00
                                                                       B) “Garden Pond” window,
1003.   COLORFUL BRITTO                                                measures 28” x 27.75” (1006)
        Romero Britto creates a completely new
        expression that reflects his optimistic faith in the                                            Value: $65.00
        world around him. Alluding to influences of                                               Minimum Bid: $30.00
        early and modern masters, Britto highlights                    Linda Chase, Denver, CO
        colors, pop themes, and commanding
        compositions which have led him to become the          1007.   THE ART OF THE BIKINI
        premier contemporary artist of his generation.
                                                                       Art can pique interest, art can fascinate, and art
        Take home this 200-page hardbound book titled,
                                                                       can provide pure enjoyment. Allow this
        “Colors Around the World, featuring Romero
                                                                       wonderful work, entitled “Girl in Bikini” and
        Britto’s most recent work.
                                                                       created by artist K. Cole, to arouse emotion in
                                         Value: $58.00                 you and take this piece home tonight.
                                   Minimum Bid: $25.00                                                Value: $300.00
        Britto Central, Miami Beach, FL                                                         Minimum Bid: $150.00
                                                                       Pat Crofts, Denver, CO

1008.   CREEK SCENE                                            1011.   A STRANDED ASPEN LEAF
        Pem Dunn’s interest in light and subtle nuances                Grant Ordelheide, a native Coloradoan and
        of color bring a great deal of richness to his work.           young professional photographer, has cultivated
        His paintings are a clear reflection of his love for           a life-long love for the outdoors and the resulting
        the outdoors. From streams and mountains of                    scenes and landscapes that can be captured. He
        the high country to fields of wild flowers, he                 finds a deep spirituality in nature and hopes to
        creates scenes that look as if they were a place               convey this passion through his work. Ordelheide
        into which one could step. Mr. Dunn offers this                presents this signed photo, entitled “A Stranded
        9” x 12” oil painting entitled, “Buchanan Creek.   ”                        ”
                                                                       Aspen Leaf, which was taken in Telluride. The
                                                                       photo has been texture lamented, foam board
                                      Value: $1,200.00
                                                                       mounted, and professionally framed.
                                 Minimum Bid: $500.00
                                                                                                      Value: $360.00
        Pem Dunn, Evergreen, CO
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $180.00
1009.   MONUMENTAL ART                                                 Grant Ordelheide Fine Art Photography,
        Margie Folkestad, a friend of CDF, presents this               Denver, CO
        painting, entitled, “Colorado Monument. The
        warm reds of the rock and deep shadows create a        1012.   SERENE HEDISON
        wonderful contrast to the scene and lend                       Known for her images of abstract landscapes
        themselves well to the aura of this beautiful                  that serve as compelling visual metaphors for the
        piece. The painting measures 13.5” x 10.75, ”                  journey of life, Alexandra Hedison takes viewers
        while the framed piece complete with linen mat                 beyond the mere immediacy of that which is
        measures 20.5” x 17.5. ”                                       tangible to a deeper place of discovery. Ms.
                                       Value: $550.00                  Hedison offers this “Untitled [Eura II], 2001, ”
                                                                       which will be a fabulous edition to your art
                                 Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                                                       collection. This piece is a Kodak Endura print,
        Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO                               an artist proof, and is signed by the artist. This
                                                                       piece measures 14” x 14.  ”
                                                                                                     Value: $1,200.00
        Margie Folkestad, a friend of CDF, presents                                             Minimum Bid: $400.00
        another wonderful painting entitled, “Green
        Pasture” by Switzer. Feel the calm wash over you               Alexandra Hedison, Los Angeles, CA
        as you gaze at this sunny sea of green grass and
        pastoral beauty. The painting measures                 1013.   CAPTURE THE MOMENT
        14” x 18, while the framed work of art measures                Photos provide the ultimate medium to capture
        24.5” x 20.5.                                                  moments and make treasures of wonderful
                                                                       memories. Now you will have the opportunity to
                                       Value: $500.00
                                                                       gather the ones you love with a family portrait
                                 Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                                                       session and accompanying 11” x 14” portrait
        Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO                               from Kyer Castlewood Portrait Arts. Classic in
                                                                       style and setting, the portrait will present the
                                                                       members of your family both as individuals and
                                                                       as part of a whole. This work of art can be
                                                                       shared with friends and treasured for years to
                                                                                                      Value: $404.00
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                                                       Kyer Castlewood Portrait Arts,
                                                                       Parker, CO
                                                                                                   ART GALLERY 9

1014.   MCNEIL DESIGNER PORTRAITS                           1018.   AMAZING ANACAPA
        Through both classical art and imaging                      Photographer Michael Ross has so generously
        technology, Craig McNeil has developed a                    donated this framed work of art, a signed and
        photographic style that is unique among portrait            numbered photograph of Anacapa Island in the
        photographers. Photographic art created on an               Channel Islands National Park of California.
        artist’s canvas is the hallmark of McNeil                   Ross, currently living in Japan and traveling the
        Designer Portraits. Each of these three packages            world, has a passion for photography and he
        includes an exclusive four-step process: a design           most enjoys capturing images of people, places
        consultation, a photographic session in the                 and the interaction between the two.
        outdoor location of your choice, a
                                                                                                  Value: $400.00
        state-of-the-art viewing, and frame selection and
        personal delivery of the finished product.                                          Minimum Bid: $200.00
        Certificates expire October 1, 2012 and are                 Sandra Ross & Associates, Inc.,
        non-transferrable.                                          Greenwood Village, CO
        A) Portrait Package #1
                                                            1019.   AUTUMNAL ARRAY
                                      Value: $1,750.00
                                                                    Duane Wiens is one of today’s most
                                 Minimum Bid: $350.00
                                                                    individualistic impressionist painters. Described
        B) Portrait Package #2 (1015)                               as a culmination of a diverse, lifelong journey
                                                                    guided by a love for art, his paintings reflect a
                                      Value: $1,750.00              varied range of experiences. Enjoy this 24” x 18”
                                 Minimum Bid: $350.00               original framed oil painting, entitled, “High
                                                                    Country Autumn, which depicts both aspens
        C) Portrait Package #3 (1016)
                                                                    and mountains in the impressionistic colors of
                                      Value: $1,750.00              red, orange, yellow and blue.
                                 Minimum Bid: $350.00
                                                                                                 Value: $1,650.00
                                                                                            Minimum Bid: $600.00
        McNeil Designer Portraits, Littleton, CO
                                                                    Duane Wiens, Centennial, CO
        Andy Moses is a Los Angeles-based artist with a
        unique take on color and the relationship
        between space, shape and light. Mr. Moses paints
        with pearlescent pigments on concave canvases,
        which curve inward like the old Cinema movie
        screens of the 1950s. The effect harnesses light
        and causes the painting to shift in depth and
        contrast as the viewer moves around it. Take
        home this amazingly beautiful original acrylic on
        canvas, titled “Latitude 20 24 01, that measures
        20” x 24” by Andy Moses.
                                    Value: $4,200.00
                              Minimum Bid: $1,900.00
        Andy Moses, Venice, CA
Children’s Menagerie
                                                                                      CHILDREN’S MENAGERIE 13

2000.   LULLABY LAND                                         2004.   WALK ON THE WILD SIDE
        Soothe your baby to sleep with these soft sounds             Take a walk on the wild side and spend a
        from New York-based Baby Blanket Music. This                 weekend with the family at the Denver Zoo and
        collection of albums features calming lullabies              the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. At
        sung by such well-known artists as Madonna,                  the Denver Zoo, two adults and two children can
        Michael Jackson, John Mayer, Simon &                         be up close and personal with amazing wild
        Garfunkel, Elton John and Billy Joel. This                   animals. At the Museum of Nature and Science,
        distinctive line of music is designed to appeal to           you’ll have four tickets to explore. Zoo passes
        babies, parents and grandparents alike.                      expire December 31, 2011 and Museum passes
                                                                     expire April 20, 2012. Museum passes are not
                                        Value: $90.00
                                                                     valid for surcharged exhibits.
                                  Minimum Bid: $45.00
                                                                                                    Value: $90.00
        Baby Blanket Music, New York, NY                                                      Minimum Bid: $45.00
2001.   CUTE & CUDDLY                                                Denver Museum of Nature & Science,
        Bring a smile to the face of a child you know with           Denver, CO
        blabla kids’ Inoo Lala doll. With its whimsical              Denver Zoo, Denver, CO
        and cuddly charm, this cute little 100% cotton
        lala is hand-knit by Peruvian artisans and           2005.   GYMBOREE FUN
        stands 10” x 5” tall.                                        Gymboree has been dressing children in colorful,
                                        Value: $34.00                fun clothing since 1986. The brand’s fashionable
                                                                     outfits and accessories are designed and crafted
                                  Minimum Bid: $15.00
                                                                     to withstand rugged play while letting kids be
        blablakids, Atlanta, GA                                      stylish and chic. Dress your child in style with
                                                                     this $35 gift card to use online or at any
2002.   GLORIOUS GIFT BASKETS                                        Gymboree store.
        Gift baskets can be wonderful presents, especially                                          Value: $35.00
        for the new parent in our lives. Amy Conrad, a                                        Minimum Bid: $20.00
        friend of CDF, has generously donated two gift
        baskets perfect for moms and dads who are                    Gymboree, San Francisco, CA
        raising little bundles of joy. Both baskets come
        complete with toys and treasures that any little     2006.   CLASSIC COTILLION
        one would love.                                              Each year, Jon D. Williams Cotillions teaches
        A) “Baby Bath Time” gift basket                              students of all ages to develop better social and
                                                                     communication skills through etiquette classes
                                            Value: $65.00            and the art of social dance. Enjoy one
                                  Minimum Bid: $30.00                membership for a 4th-5th grade boy or girl and
        B) “Toys Galore” gift basket (2003)                          one membership for a 6th-8th grade boy or girl
                                                                     to the Spring 2012 Cotillion, held at the Cable
                                        Value: $40.00                Center on the DU Campus. Cotillion consists of
                                  Minimum Bid: $20.00                five classes in both social skills and dance.
        Amy Conrad, Lakewood, CO                                     Recipient must register online by March 1, 2012.
                                                                     Classes begin March 2012. Certificate does not
                                                                     include the cost of dinner for the 6th-8th grade
                                                                     A) 4th-5th Grade Membership
                                                                                                    Value: $185.00
                                                                                            Minimum Bid: $90.00
                                                                     B) 6th-8th Grade Membership (2007)
                                                                                                    Value: $185.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $90.00
                                                                     Jon D. Williams Cotillions, Denver, CO

2008.   CLASSIC CARRIER                                        2013.   FOOTIN’ IT
        The kokopax classic carrier offers a fresh take on             pediped footwear was founded in 2004 by Angela
        the traditional framed baby carrier. Designed as               and Brian Edgeworth in their quest for the
        the go-to gear for the cheers and chores of life,              perfect soft-soled shoe for their first daughter.
        this fashionable, light-weight and easy-to-use                 Exceptional quality, unsurpassed comfort, and
        carrier offers a safe and comfortable ride for                 distinctive styling have made the award-winning
        baby.                                                          company the fastest-growing children’s footwear
                                                                       brand in the United States. Enjoy this certificate
                                       Value: $150.00
                                                                       for two pairs of your choice of pediped shoes.
                                  Minimum Bid: $75.00
                                                                       With over 120 designs for boys and girls between
        kokopax, Alpharetta, GA                                        three lines, you’ll be sure to get your little one
                                                                       something to love!
2009.   BABY STEPS                                                                                    Value: $100.00
        As Denver’s premier children’s shoe store, Little                                        Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Feet offers the finest collection of footwear
        fashions designed specifically for kids. With a                pediped, Alpharetta, GA
        reputation for quality and service, they are
        proud to feature top name brands from                  2014.   MAGICAL GIFTS
        companies you know and trust. Enjoy this $50                   The Wizard’s Chest offers a hands-on play
        gift certificate toward any purchase in their store.           environment for girls and boys to enjoy. In their
        This certificate expires October 1, 2012.                      Cherry Creek store, young and old alike can
                                                                       preview magic tricks, puzzles, puppets, and
                                        Value: $50.00
                                                                       much more. Give the gift of treasures with these
                                  Minimum Bid: $25.00
                                                                       toys ideal for boys or girls ages 5 to 10 years of
        Little Feet, Denver, CO                                        age. This set includes a marshmallow shooter
                                                                       and a “My First Magic” set.
2010.   TOYS FOR GIRLS AND BOYS                                                                        Value: $40.00
        The Manhattan Toy family of brands offers more                                           Minimum Bid: $20.00
        than 500 exclusive, original product designs
        distributed worldwide through more than 10,000                 The Wizard’s Chest, Denver, CO
        fine department and specialty toy and gift
        retailers. Allow a child in your life to learn and
        grow with these great toy packages!
        A) “Manhattan Toy Baby” Package
        This package, perfect for ages 0 to 9 months,
        includes many toys to enjoy.
                                        Value: $76.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $35.00
        B) “Baby Stella” Package (2011)
        This package, perfect for ages 12 months and up,
        includes an adorable Baby Stella Doll, a Rainy
        Day Outfit, and a Moses Basket.
                                        Value: $78.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $40.00
        C) “Groovy Girl” Package (2012)
        This package, perfect for girls ages 3 years and
        up, includes three Groovy Girl Dolls as well as
        three Groovy Girl Fashions.
                                         Value: $72.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $35.00
        Manhattan Toy, Minneapolis, MN
                                                                                                          CUISINE 17

3000.   MEALS AROUND THE METRO                               3003.   CHARMING CHEESECAKES
        Enjoy multiple meals around the Denver Metro                 Charm your taste buds at the Cheesecake
        area with this fun package of dining experiences.            Factory! This unique, upscale casual dining
        Enjoy $25 to Abrusci’s Italian Eatery, $25 to                restaurant offers more than 200 menu selections
        Annie’s Café in Denver, two $30 gift certificates            and, most notably, specializes in decadent,
        to Apres Dessert Bar at Generous Servings in                 delicious cheesescake. With such variety,
        Denver, $70 worth of fresh food at one of Bisque’s           everyone is sure to find something to love. Enjoy
        three locations, and $50 of inspired appetizers,             these gift cards for a total of $125 during your
        main dishes, desserts and wines at Opus                      next visit. These certificates do not include
        Restaurant in Littleton. Annie’s Cafe certificate            purchase of alcohol or gratuities.
        expires December 30, 2011. Apres Dessert Bar
                                                                                                    Value: $125.00
        $30 gift certificates are not combinable, expire
        October 1, 2012 and gratuity is not included.                                          Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Opus certificate expires April 25, 2019, is valid            The Cheesecake Factory, Boulder, CO
        on holidays, but does not include tax and                    The Cheesecake Factory, Denver, CO
        gratuity. Reservations are recommended.                      The Cheesecake Factory, Littleton, CO
                                      Value: $230.00
                                Minimum Bid: $115.00         3004.   YOU’LL BE RAVING OVER RACLETTE
                                                                     Chinook Tavern, located in Village Center
        Abrusci’s Italian Eatery, Denver, CO
                                                                     Station in Greenwood Village, is the perfect place
        Annie’s Café & Bar, Denver, CO                               to have a European dining experience. This
        Apres Dessert Bar at Generous Servings,                      unique restaurant is graciously donating two
        Denver, CO                                                   dinners for 12 guests each to enjoy their
        Café Bisque, Lakewood, CO                                    “Zermatt Room” dedicated to Raclette – an
        Opus Restaurant, Littleton, CO                               interactive dining tradition born high in the
                                                                     Swiss Alps that allows diners to grill chosen
3001.   BOUNTIFUL BEATRICE & WOODSLEY                                bite-size meats and vegetables while melting
        Enjoy the shareable nature of small plates and               Raclette cheese under the grill. Simply cover your
        the bounty of big wines at Beatrice & Woodsley.              grilled morsels with the flavorful cheese, choose
        The restaurant, known around Denver for it’s                 from a bevy of dipping sauces and you have one
        enchanting décor and delicious food, is not to be            scrumptious meal. This certificate is valid
        passed up. Treat yourself and a guest to a fine              Monday through Wednesday evenings only and
        and fabulous meal with this $50 gift certificate             all beverages, desserts, tax, and gratuities are not
        and see what all of Denver has been raving                   included. Winner should contact Clemens Georg
        about. Certificate expires October 1, 2012.                  to make reservations.

                                        Value: $50.00                A) Dinner for 12 Guests #1
                                  Minimum Bid: $25.00                                               Value: $350.00
        Beatrice & Woodsley, Denver, CO                                                       Minimum Bid: $175.00

3002.   CALIFORNIA CUISINE                                           B) Dinner for 12 Guests #2 (3005)
        California Pizza Kitchen, a leader in authentic                                             Value: $350.00
        California-style cuisine, offers these two “Be Our                                    Minimum Bid: $175.00
        Guest” gift cards for you and a friend to enjoy
        one entrée and one non-alcoholic beverage each.              Chinook Tavern, Greenwood Village, CO
        These certificates are valid for dine-in or take
        out only and have no expiration date.
                                        Value: $50.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $25.00
        California Pizza Kitchen, Denver, CO

3006.   A CHOCOLATE A DAY…                                     3009.   PLEASANT PICNIC
        The Chocolate Therapist handcrafts their                       Pack a picnic and get away from your cares with
        extraordinary treats using all-natural chocolate               this beautiful basket donated by Amy Conrad, a
        and health-enhancing ingredients such as nuts,                 friend of CDF. The basket, which contains a
        spices, organic flavoring oils and dried berries.              bottle of 2007 Joel Gott Dillian Rach Zinfandel,
        This wonderful company truly believes in                       a wine picnic caddy with wine opener, two
        moderate daily chocolate consumption and they                  napkins, two plastic wine glasses, a wine stopper,
        want you to try it as well! Enjoy this beautiful               a carrying case, and various sweet and savory
        chocolate and wine basket, complete with a                     goodies from Whole Foods, will be the perfect
        collection of chocolates, a Chocolate Therapist                thing to melt your worries away.
        book, and a bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon.
                                                                                                        Value: $70.00
                                        Value: $50.00                                             Minimum Bid: $35.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $25.00
                                                                       Amy Conrad, Lakewood, CO
        The Chocolate Therapist, Littleton, CO
                                                               3010.   GATHER AT EARL’S
3007.   SIT DOWN TO CITRON                                             Gather up nine of your friends and head to Earl’s
        Sit down to a relaxing, new world dining                       Restaurant for an evening that your taste buds
        experience at Citron Bistro. Known for its                     will never forget. At your Chef ’s Table
        “serious food and casual attitude, you’ll enjoy a              experience, you and your guests will learn the
        variety of dishes and tastes that will surely                  stories behind some of Earl’s signature dishes
        please any palate. This $25 gift certificate is sure           while sampling delicious pairings of food, wine,
        to bring you back for more. Included in this                   and beer. This exclusive opportunity is led by a
        package is a large bamboo bucket bowl and one                  server and one of the restaurant’s chefs and offers
        bottle of Lecolture Prosecco.                                  a look at what happens behind the scenes of this
                                                                       popular Denver restaurant. Tasting parties are
                                        Value: $75.00
                                                                       only available on Mondays and Tuesdays and
                                  Minimum Bid: $35.00
                                                                       must be booked in advance. This certificate
        Citron Bistro, Denver, CO                                      expires October 1, 2012.
        Dr. Max & Dianne Bartlett, Denver, CO                                                         Value: $240.00
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $120.00
        The Crested Butte Wine & Food Festival, set in                 Earl’s Kitchen & Bar, Denver, CO
        one of Colorado’s most charming mountain
        towns, is the perfect chance to be wined and           3011.   A SWEET TREAT
        dined. Enjoy two tickets to the 2012 Grand                     Enstrom Candies is the home of world-famous
        Tasting, which is held at the base of the                      almond toffee and other fine confections such as
        world-class Crested Butte Mountain Resort and                  chocolate assortments, truffle assortments,
        showcases more than 250 wines from around the                  turtles, and mint-meltaways. Started in 1960 by
        world. To keep your palate clear and ready to                  Chet and Ernie Enstrom, this is a Colorado
        taste, the experience also includes an offering of             staple and a definite stop for sweet treats. Enjoy
        light hors d’oeurves and appetizers. To cap off the            this candy gift basket, full of assorted confections
        experience, you’ll also enjoy two tickets to the               that will make you savor every bite.
        seminar of your choice. The 2012 festival will                                                 Value: $100.00
        take place in July with dates to be determined.
                                                                                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                       Value: $200.00
                                                                       Enstrom Candies, Denver, CO
                                 Minimum Bid: $100.00
        Colorado Mountain Events LLC, Denver, CO
                                                                                                          CUISINE 19

3012.   1998 DOM PERIGNON MOET CHANDON                      3015. ITALIAN EXTRAVAGANZA
        EPERNAY                                                   Get ready to mangia, mangia, mangia across
        Generously donated by a friend of CDF, this               Denver with this package of Italian eateries. Eat
        1998 Dom Perignon Moet Chandon Epernay is a               until your heart’s content with a $25 gift
        must-have for any collector. The 1998 growing             certificate at Romano’s Italian Restaurant in
        season was marked by a late crop, but the wait            Highlands Ranch. This family-owned and
        was rewarded with healthy grapes that reached             operated business has been a staple for over 40
        the peak of maturity. Taste the full texture              years. When you’re ready to mangia some more,
        coupled with a balanced structure that is                 head over to Maggiano’s Little Italy for a second
        sophisticated, clear-cut, and simply enjoyable.           helping and another $25 gift card. Romano’s
                                                                  certificate expires October 1, 2012 and gratuity
                                      Value: $500.00              is not included for either certificate.
                                Minimum Bid: $250.00
                                                                                                     Value: $50.00
        Friend of CDF, Denver, CO                                                              Minimum Bid: $25.00

3013.   HEAVENLY HENNESSY VERY SPECIAL                              Romano’s Italian Restaurant,
        COGNAC                                                      Highlands Ranch, CO
        Founded in 1765, Hennessy is one of the premier             Maggiano’s Little Italy, Englewood, CO
        Cognac houses in all of France. This 80-Proof
        Cognac pours with a bright caramel-gold color       3016.   SEAFOOD SPECIALTY
        and a bold flavor. Enjoy these five bottles of              Adjacent to the historic Oxford Hotel, one block
        Hennessy Very Special Cognac, which were                    from Union Station, and centrally located in
        generously donated by a friend of CDF. You’ll be            Denver’s “LoDo” district, McCormick’s Fish
        the hit of your next party or get together.                 House & Bar delivers the best fresh seafood
                                                                    dining in Denver. At McCormick’s, the menu is
                                      Value: $150.00
                                                                    printed twice daily and features the signature
                                 Minimum Bid: $75.00                “Fresh List” highlighting an impressive number of
        Friend of CDF, Denver, CO                                   fresh seafood varieties, aged steaks, poultry,
                                                                    entrée salads and pasta. Enjoy this $100 gift
3014.   GLORIOUS GABRIEL’S                                          certificate for your dining pleasure. This
                                                                    certificate expires December 30, 2011 and does
        Gabriel’s, a Zagat award-winning and locally
                                                                    not include alcohol or gratuity.
        owned fine Italian dining restaurant, invites you
        to experience intriguing elegance with a $50 gift                                           Value: $100.00
        certificate. Owners Matthew and Jan Bundy                                              Minimum Bid: $50.00
        pride themselves in their amazing cuisine,
        wonderful hospitality and outstanding service.              McCormick’s Fish House & Bar, Denver, CO
        With their sumptuous four-course meals,
        extensive wine list, decadent desserts, and         3017.   FABULOUS FONDUE
        wonderful drink menu, you’ll love every minute              At The Melting Pot in Littleton, you will
        of your experience. This gift certificate expires           experience true fondue. The restaurant, which
        April 1, 2012 and must be used in one evening.              offers its guests a bevy of fondue cooking styles
                                                                    and a variety of unique entrees, salads, and
                                       Value: $50.00                indulgent desserts, leaves choices up to you for
                                 Minimum Bid: $25.00                the perfect pairings… and the perfect night.
        Gabriel’s Restaurant, Sedalia, CO                           Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary,
                                                                    birthday, or just a date night, The Melting Pot
                                                                    will surely make your night a memorable one.
                                                                    Enjoy this $75 gift certificate for a full Signature
                                                                    Selection dinner for two. This certificate is good
                                                                    Sunday through Thursday only and expires
                                                                    December 8, 2011.
                                                                                                     Value: $75.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $30.00
                                                                    The Melting Pot of Littleton, Littleton, CO

3018.   MMM… MICI                                              3021.   EATING THE BRAZILIAN WAY
        If you're looking for modern style, sophistication,            If you’re in for an adventure involving Brazilian
        bright colors, hip Italian music, a great selection            gauchos holding three-foot skewers of rotisserie
        of wine, beer and Italian liqueurs and, most                   grilled meats, an authentic Brazilian salad bar
        importantly, incredible Italian food, then Mici is             with 35 worldly items to choose from, and one-
        the place to dine.                                             of-a-kind desserts, then Rodizio Grill is the
                                                                       eating experience for you. Enjoy this certificate
        Family owned and operated, Mici uniquely
                                                                       for dinner for two and be whisked away to the
        combines classic charm with a contemporary
                                                                       heart of Brazil… they’ve got a table waiting for
        flair. Enjoy two $15 gift cards for food and
                                                                       you! This certificate expires
        beverages at either Mici location. These cards do
                                                                       April 1, 2012.
        not expire.
                                                                                                       Value: $80.00
                                        Value: $30.00
                                                                                                 Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $15.00
                                                                       Rodizio Grill, Sandy, UT
        Mici Handcrafted Italian, Denver, CO
                                                               3022.   STEAKS AT SHANAHAN’S
                                                                       Shanahan’s, the ultra chic version of the
        While Pasta Pasta Pasta, located in Cherry
                                                                       steakhouse, offers the best in upscale dining
        Creek North, specializes in pasta, it is far more
                                                                       experiences. With a sprawling bar, towering
        than a noodle shop. This tiny yet wonderful
                                                                       indoor/outdoor fireplace, and an unparalleled
        restaurant also serves up delectable meat dishes,
                                                                       wine display to enhance their wonderful cuisine,
        seafood dishes, salads, and desserts. Indulge with
                                                                       you will love every minute of your time there.
        a friend or two and enjoy this gift certificate for
                                                                       Enjoy this $125 gift certificate for your next
        $100. Certificate is good for dine-in only and
                                                                       sensational steak experience. Certificate does not
        expires October 2012.
                                                                       include tax or gratuity and expires August 11,
                                       Value: $100.00                  2012. Entire value of the certificate must be used
                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00                  at the time of visit.
        Pasta Pasta Pasta, Denver, CO                                                                 Value: $125.00
                                                                                                 Minimum Bid: $65.00
                                                                       Shanahan’s, Denver, CO
        Your table awaits you at Rialto Café, the
        downtown Denver eatery that puts a                     3023.   PREMIER STEAKHOUSE
        contemporary spin on classic American favorites.
                                                                       Nothing says Colorado like a nice, juicy steak!
        With your $100 gift certificate, you’ll enjoy dishes
                                                                       Enjoy dinner at Aurora’s premier steakhouse,
        such as buffalo meatloaf, Colorado bison burger,
                                                                       The Summit, with these two $25 gift certificates.
        blackened salmon salad, and the London broil…
                                                                       Gift certificates are valid for purchase of food
        with a new age twist! Voted Best in Denver in
                                                                       and beverages and expire October 1, 2012.
        several categories, you can’t pass up this
        experience! This certificate expires October 1,                                                Value: $50.00
        2012 and does not include gratuity.                                                      Minimum Bid: $25.00
                                       Value: $100.00                  The Summit Steakhouse, Aurora, CO
                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Rialto Café, Denver, CO
                                                               CUISINE 21

        Indulge your taste buds in Boulder with this
        delightful and delicious duo. Treat your palate to
        a fresh fish experience at Sushi Tora, which
        presents a $25 gift certificate for its new,
        interesting, and delicious food combinations.
        Next, travel across the border to Tahona Tequila
        Bistro. The items on their menu are designed to
        create a communal enjoyment of the flavors and
        interpretations of Mexican classics. Enjoy this
        $25 gift certificate, which may be used at any
        time but does not include gratuity.
                                         Value: $50.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $25.00
        Sushi Tora, Boulder, CO
        Tahona Tequila Bistro, Boulder, CO

3025.   WHAT A CATCH
        Voted Denver’s Best Seafood Restaurant in 2008,
        2009, and 2010, the Fresh Fish Co. has been
        serving the city’s finest seafood for over 29 years.
        No matter what your preference, you can’t go
        wrong with over 20 varieties of fish served
        boneless, as well as mouth-watering choices of
        their prime rib, steaks, chicken, pastas and
        salads. These certificates entitle you and a guest
        to enjoy The Fresh Fish Co.s All-You-Can-Eat
        Sunday Brunch as you relax in their soothing
        and comfortable atmosphere. These certificates
        expire October 1, 2012 and are not valid on
        holidays. Certificates do not include beverages,
        liquor, tax or gratuity.
                                         Value: $40.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $20.00
        The Fresh Fish Co., Denver, CO

        White Fence Farm is the place to go for great
        fried chicken and even better family
        entertainment. The White Fence Farm is a
        must-see destination, with award-winning
        landscaped grounds and year-round activities
        and entertainment for all ages! Bring the family
        along and enjoy $30 towards your next meal.
        Certificates are valid on Tuesday, Wednesday,
        and Thursday only and do not include gratuity.
        Certificates expire October 1, 2012.
                                         Value: $30.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $15.00
        White Fence Farm Family Restaurant,
        Lakewood, CO
                                                                                                           FASHION 25

4000.   REFINED ELEGANCE                                       4004.   FABULOUS FOOTWEAR
        All of a. testoni’s shoes, belts, handbags, and                Dana Davis is a revolutionary footwear
        luggage are crafted in Italy using only the finest             collection that melds luxury styling with invisible
        leathers and fabrics. Indeed, products from                    comfort technology. Named for the company’s
        a. testoni are unique and are appreciated by the               Founder and Creative Director, the brand was
        world’s most demanding and refined customers.                  inspired by Ms. Davis’ quest to find exquisite,
        Take home this ostrich feather French purse                    fashion-forward shoes that would reflect the
        design with a solid brass frame and a rose                     most sophisticated designer tastes and still
        quartz crystal closure – it’s sure to bring style to           support the health of the wearer. The Dana
        your night on the town.                                        Davis brand is based on the belief that
                                                                       cutting-edge style and comfort are not mutually
                                      Value: $2,915.00
                                                                       exclusive; the chic, design-driven silhouettes are
                                 Minimum Bid: $800.00
                                                                       handcrafted in Italy with a focus on luxury,
        a.testoni, New York, NY                                        high-fashion elegance and meticulous
                                                                       construction. Enjoy this $500 gift certificate for
4001.   HANDBAG WITH HEART                                             your choice of shoes from the Dana Davis
        Wear your heart on your sleeve… or on your                     Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. The certificate
        handbag! Enjoy this wonderful accessory, which                 is redeemable only at
        features a red and black color scheme, heart                   Trust us, your feet will thank you for it.
        designs, and three outer pockets perfect for cell                                            Value: $500.00
        phones and wallets. The inside is spacious and                                         Minimum Bid: $250.00
        offers side pockets for any small items you might
        be carrying.                                                   Dana Davis, Beverly Hills, CA

                                         Value: $60.00         4005.   FENDI FINESSE
                                   Minimum Bid: $30.00
                                                                       Fendi is known throughout the world as a leader
        Dr. Max & Dianne Bartlett, Denver, CO                          in cutting-edge designs. Now you can add a
                                                                       splash of fashion finesse when you travel with
4002.   CLUTCH WITH CLASS                                              this overnight iconic travel bag with the Fendi
        You’ll be the belle of any ball when you enter the             logo. You will love your fabulous Fendi bag.
        room with this elegant black evening bag. The                                                Value: $1,300.00
        outside features black satin flowers and a                                              Minimum Bid: $600.00
        rhinestone circular handle, while the inside
        features just enough room for your most                        Fendi, Beverly Hills, CA
        important accessories.
                                                               4006.   UNIQUE MONIQUE
                                         Value: $40.00
                                                                       Over the past ten years, Monique Lhuillier has
                                   Minimum Bid: $20.00
                                                                       taken the fashion industry by storm. Her famous
        Dr. Max & Dianne Bartlett, Denver, CO                          designs have been featured on such fashion
                                                                       forward television shows as Sex and the City and
4003.   MAKE A STATEMENT                                               Will and Grace and are also a favorite among
        Make a statement with this wonderful handbag                   many noteworthy celebrities. Be sure to take
        and wallet combo from Hananel. The red and                     home this anaconda antique gold clutch and add
        zebra striped bag has an outer pocket, zipper                  it to your handbag collection.
        closure, and plenty of inner pockets that are                                                Value: $1,700.00
        perfect to store your everyday needs. The                                               Minimum Bid: $600.00
        accompanying wallet features a clasped closure
        and multiple inner layers for smaller items. Both              Monique Lhuiller, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
        feature exquisite center flowers adorned with
        rhinestones and are perfect, exciting
        accompaniments to any outfit.
                                        Value: $100.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Dr. Max & Dianne Bartlett, Denver, CO

4007.   MOSCI FLAVOR                                          4012.   VINTAGE LENSES
        In Los Angeles, nothing stays secret for long…                Oliver Goldsmith is described by the V & A
        and the L.A. confidential of the hour is Mosci,               Museum in London as the innovator of fashion
        the hot new boutique that has top Hollywood                   eyewear. This OG pair of “Eddy” sunglasses is
        stylists and trendsetters buzzing. Brazilian-born             suitable for either a man or woman and is a
        owner Flavia Mosci decided to turn her                        reproduction of the original vintage frame
        penchant for style into a career when she began               produced in the late 60s.
        her boutique, which houses some of her own
                                                                                                     Value: $268.00
        fashion favorites. Take home these items from the
        hottest Brazilian collection that she picked out                                       Minimum Bid: $100.00
        just for you. Items are not returnable to the                 Oliver Goldsmith Sunglasses,
        store.                                                        London, England
        A) Purple Blouse, Size Small
                                                              4013.   RED HOT DRESS
                                           Value: $155.00
                                                                      Honored as Hollywood Style Designer of 2006,
                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                                                      Jenny Packham’s luxury design house in London
        B) Colcci Tan Shoes, Size 8 (4008)                            is world-renowned. Her regular design presence
                                         Value: $256.00               on the red carpets of Los Angeles infuses the
                                Minimum Bid: $50.00                   Hollywood crowd with the glamour they adore.
                                                                      Now you too can look as though you were on the
        C) Banco de Areia Golden Bikini, Size Medium                  red carpet with this red silk satin cocktail dress.
        (4009)                                                        This red dress is UK size 10 (US 8) and is
                                        Value: $225.00                adorned with crystals on the shoulders.
                               Minimum Bid: $50.00                                                  Value: $2,250.00
        D) Banco de Areia Green Bikini, Size Large                                             Minimum Bid: $400.00
                                                                      Jenny Packham, London, England
                                       Value: $225.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00         4014.   PINE CREEK PARTY
        Mosci Boutique, Destin, FL                                    Pine Creek Clothing Co. is a one-of-a-kind
                                                                      boutique in the Denver area, offering women’s
4011.   DESIGNER FRAMES                                               clothing and accessories from some of the
                                                                      best-known designers. Gather up 24 of your
        Sarah Jessica Parker wore a pair of these Franz
                                                                      closest friends and enjoy a private shopping
        gold sunglasses in the first scene shot in New York
                                                                      party with food, drinks, gift bags and fun. You
        City in the sequel of the Sex and the City movie.
                                                                      and your guests will have exclusive after-hours
        Part of the Autumn/Winter collection by
                                                                      shopping and, best of all, 10% of that night’s sales
        MYKITA, these sunglasses were inspired by the
                                                                      will come back to the Children’s Diabetes
        1976 Olympics. The glasses are the MYKITA
        Franz, a model from the collaboration between
        MYKITA and German avant-garde fashion                                                        Value: $400.00
        designer Bernhard Willhelm. You won’t want to                                          Minimum Bid: $150.00
        walk away without these glasses.
                                                                      Pine Creek Clothing Co., Denver, CO
                                      Value: $525.00
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00
        MYKITA North America, West Orange, NJ
                                                             FASHION 27

        What began as one man’s passion to create
        unique evening wear has evolved into one of the
        most accomplished luxury brands on the market.
        After more than 20 successful years, Tadashi has
        become widely recognized for its original designs
        and innovative collections. Now you can own one
        of these signature styles with this
        beautifully-made silk crepe draped jelly apple
        red halter gown. This dress is a size 8 and
        cannot be exchanged or returned.
                                       Value: $468.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $150.00
        Tadashi Shoji, Vernon, CA

        The Tended Thicket, located on Denver’s Old
        South Gaylord Street, is a charming, relaxing,
        inspiring retreat where you can find the perfect
        gift for family, friends, and even yourself. Enjoy
        this Vera Bradley “Cha Cha” handbag in “Call
        Me Coral” along with her “While We’re Away”
        notepad in “Sittin in a Tree. This is a fabulous
        gift for you or the fashionista in your life!
                                         Value: $50.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $25.00
        The Tended Thicket, Denver, CO

        Along with great style and comfort, Wallaroo
        hats are primarily designed to protect your skin
        from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Every Wallaroo
        hat has adjustable sizing so you can create your
        own custom fit. Take home the men’s Duster and
        the women’s Jillaroo hats and add them to your
        stylish hat collection tonight.
                                         Value: $72.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $35.00
        Wallaroo Hat Company, Boulder, CO
Home Décor
                                                                                                     HOME DÉCOR 31

5000.   MAGNIFICENT MAGNO                                      5004.   CREATE YOUR SPACE
        Hand-crafted in an Indonesian farming village,                 At Coggeshall Design, there is the belief that a
        the Magno AM/FM radio has an appealing mix                     designer is a “translator who turns your needs
        of retro and modern styling. Made from                                                  ”
                                                                       and dreams into reality. Indeed, being
        naturally harvested new growth wood, the radio                 comfortable in your space is truly a comfort in
        is the winner of the Good Design Award. It is                  life. Enjoy this two-hour consultation from
        MP3 compatible and has short wave reception.                   Audrey Coggeshall and Coggeshall Designs for
                                                                       interior design, home staging, or commercial
                                       Value: $270.00
                                                                       staging. Winner’s location of choice must be
                                 Minimum Bid: $135.00
                                                                       within 100 miles of Denver for this consultation.
        Areaware, Brooklyn, NY                                                                       Value: $300.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $150.00
        With over 30 years in the same location, the Artisan           Coggeshall Design, Denver, CO
        Center is a Denver landmark and community
        gathering place. Enjoy this $20 gift certificate       5005.   INTERIOR DESIGN WITH DAVID
        toward their wide variety of jewelry, home décor,              David Alexander Design is the premier interior
        or anything that might catch your eye once you’re              design company in the Denver area. Mr.
        in the store. The certificate expires April 30,                Alexander will provide you with three hours of
        2012.                                                          interior design consultation in either your home
                                                                       or office. With his expertise and experience, he
                                        Value: $20.00
                                                                       will point out tips and tricks to change your area
                                  Minimum Bid: $10.00
                                                                       into a fabulous work of art. This certificate
        The Artisan Center, Denver, CO                                 expires October 1, 2012.
                                                                                                     Value: $450.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $200.00
        Asian Treasures of Denver features a unique
        collection of authentic, fine quality, and unusual             David Alexander Design, Denver, CO
        18th and 19th century antique Chinese furniture
        and accessories. Each item is individually selected    5006.   INTRIGUING ETCHING
        and carefully restored in China before being shipped           Margie Folkestad, a friend of CDF, presents this
        to the U.S. Enjoy this mid-19th century elmwood                white plaque with black etching entitled,
        stool with drawer from the Qing Dynasty, dating                                 ”
                                                                       “Trapped Grizzly. This piece is perfect for the
        between 1644 A.D. and 1911 A.D. The stool                      nature lover at heart.
        measures 55.4 cm long x 54.7 cm wide x 51 cm high.
                                                                                                      Value: $40.00
                                      Value: $1,184.00                                          Minimum Bid: $20.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $500.00
                                                                       Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO
        Asian Treasures, Denver, CO
                                                               5007.   MOUNTAIN MAN
5003.   SENSATIONAL SAKE SET                                           Margie Folkestad presents this detailed 13” x 13”
        Deborah Carlson is a Colorado-based glass                      bronze statue, perfect for the nature lover’s
        artist whose unique fabrications have won                      abode. The statue depicts a mountain man
        numerous awards in both major national fine                    astride his horse, gingerly picking his way up a
        glass and fine art shows. Ms. Carlson is proud to              craggy slope. This piece is mounted on a polished
        present this sake set, with one vessel and two                 wood base.
        cups, and two sushi plates in this gorgeous
                                                                                                    Value: $1,600.00
        package. The vessel is blown from borosilicate
        class and can withstand extremely warm                                                 Minimum Bid: $800.00
        temperatures. The plates are rimmed with silver                Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO
                                       Value: $550.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $250.00
        Deborah Carlson, Greenwood Village, CO

5008.   A FRAME FOR YOUR FAVORITE FACES                       5012.   MEMORY MAKER
        Donated by a friend of CDF, this Waterford                    Although Jay Strongwater’s jewelry collection
        crystal and silver Victorian frame is the epitomy             began as modest gifts for his mother, his line
        of elegance. Perfect for displaying faces of the              quickly expanded and sparkled on runways and
        ones you love, this is a wonderful piece to have in           in fashion magazines. Following this success, he
        your home or office. Take this frame home                     turned his attention to home and then to beauty,
        tonight.                                                      using his trademark old-world, handcrafted
                                                                      techniques and Austrian crystals. Enjoy this
                                        Value: $75.00
                                                                      beautiful and bejeweled picture frame from
                                  Minimum Bid: $35.00
                                                                      Neiman Marcus and the Jay Strongwater
        Friend of CDF, Denver, CO                                     Collection. It will be the perfect place to store
                                                                      your precious memories.
5009.   THE DRINK THAT SATISFIES                                                                     Value: $700.00
        The name “Drambuie” comes from a Scottish                                              Minimum Bid: $350.00
        Gaelic phrase that simply means “the drink that
        satisfies. Indeed, this 80-Proof liquer made from
                 ”                                                    Neiman Marcus, Denver, CO
        malt whiskey, honey, herbs, and spices is one
        ingredient to many thoroughly satisfying drinks.      5013.   GARDENER’S DELIGHT
        Enjoy this Drambuie and fine crystal glass                    If you love to tend your garden and toil in the
        decanter boxed set, which was generously                      soil, this package is definitely for you! Park
        donated by a friend of CDF.                                   Meadows offers the “Weekend Gardener” Luxe
                                                                      Crabtree & Evelyn Gardener’s Set, which comes
                                      Value: $200.00
                                                                      complete with age-defying hand remedy, hand
                                Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                      therapy crème, hand scrub with a pumice, gloves,
        Friend of CDF, Denver, CO                                     garden tools, a garden journal, oversized leather
                                                                      trim tote bag, Smile and Relax garden stakes,
5010.   HOLIDAY CHEER                                                 and a decorative watering can. For those days
        Make your holidays a little more merry and                    when you’re taking a gardening break or
        bright with this beautiful floral arrangement,                shopping for more supplies, Park Meadows also
        donated by Warren and Helen Hanks. This                       includes four Park Meadows Shopping Center
        wonderful piece is perfect to show in your home               Valet Parking Passes.
        at holiday parties and family dinners.                                                        Value: $80.00
                                      Value: $500.00                                            Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00                  Park Meadows Shopping Center,
        Warren and Helen Hanks, Littleton, CO                         Lone Tree, CO

5011.   TREMENDOUS TABLETOP                                   5014.   LUSH LANDSCAPING
        LULU DK’s signature style - bold, generous use of             Many of Colorado’s homeowners feel that homes
        color and whimsical, hand-drawn designs — has                 are not complete without quality outdoor living
        made her textiles some of the most sought-after               space. Well-designed and built outdoor living
        and recognizable in the industry today. Her                   space can increase property value, reduce
        fabrics have been featured in such magazines as               routine maintenance, and provide space for
        Elle Décor, House Beautiful, Vogue, the                       relaxing and entertaining. Envision the outdoor
        Wallstreet Journal, and Town and Country.                     space of your dreams with this gift certificate for
        Enjoy this LULU DK “Labyrinth” fabric                         a landscape or concept plan from Terra Bella
        tablecloth with matching placemats. Its rich                  Landscape Architects and transform your space
        color and design will be a topic of conversation              today.
        at your dining room table and throughout your                                                Value: $500.00
        home.                                                                                  Minimum Bid: $250.00
                                      Value: $300.00                  Terra Bella Landscape Architects,
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00                  Denver, CO
        LULU DK, New York, NY
                                                                                                      JEWELRY 35

6000.   TAHITIAN BEAUTY                                    6003.   BEJEWELED
        The Erica Courtney collection features fine gold           Bejewel and bedazzle yourself with one or more
        and platinum gemstone jewelry and is ultimately            of these wonderful accessories from Beverly
        inspired by the history and glamour of                     Hertler. Whether on your wrist or on your neck,
        Hollywood. Take home this beautiful 10”                    you’re sure to draw oohs and aahs from your
        freshwater pearl necklace with sterling silver             friends.
        pendant and it’s sure to add beauty to your
                                                                   A) Ruby quartz necklace
        jewelry collection.
                                                                                                    Value: $170.00
                                      Value: $530.00
                                                                                           Minimum Bid: $85.00
                                Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                                                   B) Genuine amethyst necklace in freshwater
        Erica Courtney, Los Angeles, CA                            pearls (6004)

6001.   CHAMPAGNE CRYSTAL                                                                           Value: $150.00
                                                                                            Minimum Bid: $75.00
        Wrap yourself in luxury with this champagne
        crystal necklace and bracelet set, which was               C) Lapis with mother of pearl necklace (6005)
        generously donated by Larry and Lori Finch.                                                  Value: $80.00
                                       Value: $40.00                                        Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $20.00               D) Lapis with freshwater pearl drop necklace
        Larry & Lori Finch, Lakewood, CO
                                                                                                     Value: $150.00
6002.   OFF THE CUFF                                                                         Minimum Bid: $75.00
        Margie Folkestad, a friend of CDF, presents this           E) Tiger eye with mother of pearl necklace (6007)
        wide filigree gold wire cuff bracelet. This is a
                                                                                                    Value: $100.00
        wonderful accessory for a day in Denver or a
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $50.00
        night on the town.
                                                                   F) Green cut crystal with mother of pearl
                                       Value: $40.00               bracelet (6008)
                                 Minimum Bid: $20.00
                                                                                                  Value: $100.00
        Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO                                                     Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                                                   Beverly Hertler, Littleton, CO

                                                           6009.   RADIANT RUBIES
                                                                   Jennifer Porter has a unique and creative talent
                                                                   with her amazing jewelry designs. You will look
                                                                   absolutely gorgeous wearing this delicate ruby
                                                                   necklace that combines 14-karat and 18-karat
                                                                   yellow gold. After you make this yours, this
                                                                   unique and beautiful necklace is sure to become
                                                                   one of your treasures.
                                                                                                 Value: $650.00
                                                                                           Minimum Bid: $200.00
                                                                   Jennifer Porter Designs, Los Angeles, CA

6010.   GLAMOROUS GEODE                                         6013.   ROYAL RODKIN
        Kimberly McDonald has always had a deep love                    Loree Rodkin, known for her nonconformist,
        and appreciation for nature and these attributes                visionary approach to jewelry-making, blurs the
        have found their way into her fine jewelry line.                distinction between modern and medieval. Old
        Her collection uses natural and organic                         world artisans engrave and embellish each
        materials such as agates and geodes,                            platinum or gold piece by hand. Make a
        complimented by natural/untreated fine                          statement with this one-of-a-kind handcrafted
        materials such as diamonds, raw emeralds, and                   necklace, made with seven stunning strands of
        baroque pearls. You’ll be sparkling with beauty                 mixed precious stones, seven 10 mm grey
        when you wear this signature geode and                          Tahitian pearls, and red sapphire Fleur de lis
        diamond pendant which is handmade in                            adornments. The necklace hangs 16” with an
        18-karat yellow gold on a 16” chain.                            18-karat white gold toggle.
                                      Value: $2,750.00                                             Value: $34,375.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $900.00                                         Minimum Bid: $4,000.00
        Kimberly McDonald, New York, NY                                 Loree Rodkin, Beverly Hills, CA

6011.   HAWAIIAN JEWELS                                         6014.   HELLO KITTY
        Na Hoku is Hawaiian for “stars, which were once                 Kimora Lee Simmons’ collection of Hello Kitty®
        used by voyaging Polynesians as guides on their                 watches targets women who grew up with Hello
        journeys throughout the Pacific. Today, Na Hoku                 Kitty® and still harbor an emotional connection
        is your guide to the essence of Hawaiian and                    to the character. The jewelry is comprised of
        Island Lifestyle captured in their collection of fine           precious metals, diamonds, and gemstones, and
        jewelry. Known as “Hawaii’s finest jewelers since               has been seen on some of the world’s most
        1924, Na Hoku’s jewelry is unmatched for its                    celebrated personalities including Dakota
        quality and craftsmanship. Enjoy this $100 gift                 Fanning, Hilary Duff, Tyra Banks, Rihanna,
        certificate to Na Hoku or any of its Pearl Factory              Miley Cyrus, and many more. Adorn your wrist
        locations. This certificate expires April 29, 2013.             with this beautiful black ceramic watch that
                                                                        contains .87 carats of diamonds and mother of
                                        Value: $100.00
                                   Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                                                                                    Value: $2,900.00
        Na Hoku, Hawaii’s Finest Jewelers Since                                                Minimum Bid: $500.00
        1924, Honolulu, HI
                                                                        Simmons Jewelry Co., New York, NY
        Surround yourself in luxury with this 18”
        Tahitian drop strand pearl necklace. These drop
        shaped pearls average 8.4 - 10.8 mm and are of
        the best quality. These pearls are sure to be the
        perfect addition to any ensemble.
                                      Value: $2,000.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $800.00
        Pearl Paradise, Los Angeles, CA
                                                                                                       JEWELRY 37

6015.   TIME OUT                                           6018.   PERFECT PENDANT
        From SKYWATCH, the new, hard-to-find watch                 For more than three generations, William Crow
        line, take home this 44 mm stainless steel                 has been the trusted source for the finest in
        Swiss-made quartz chronograph watch with                   diamond and colored stone jewelry. Enjoy this
        orange and black bezel and a black sailcloth               14-karat yellow gold “Bear Mabe” pearl pendant
        strap. This watch has super LumiNova photo                 with diamond melees for eyes. The pendant is
        luminescent graphics and is water resistant to             suspended on a 16” 14-karat gold serpentine
        100 M — made with stage diving or the local                chain.
        dive bar in mind. Kellan Lutz, Patrick Dempsey,
                                                                                                 Value: $340.00
        and stylist Johnny Wujek are fans of this watch.
        Visit                                                        Minimum Bid: $100.00

                                      Value: $395.00               William Crow Jewelers, Denver, CO
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00
                                                           6019.   VINTAGE CHARM
        SkyWatch, Manhattan Beach, CA                              This piece of vintage charm is an extraordinary
                                                                   bracelet for an extraordinary woman. It features
6016.   STUNNING SWAROVSKI                                         vintage, antique, new, and collectable beads
        This is the attitude necklace of the season. The           from around the world that are lovingly
        magnificent ruthenium-plated creation presents             assembled into a truly unique accessory. This
        a stunning contrast of black and white, with               bracelet is a perfect fit for your next red carpet
        sparkling Crystal Satin, Jet Hematite and Jet              appearance. Each bracelet is a one-of-a-kind
        crystal beads. Wear it along with the matching             piece of art and is signed by the artist.
        bracelet to create a breathtaking ensemble that
                                                                                                Value: $1,400.00
        won’t go unnoticed.
                                                                                           Minimum Bid: $300.00
                                      Value: $840.00
                                Minimum Bid: $300.00               WristWrocks, Bellingham, WA

        Swarovski, New York, NY                            6020.   A GIRL’S BEST FRIEND
                                                                   Don’t walk away without these stunning
6017.   REED ON                                                    18-karat yellow gold, diamond, and black onyx
        Todd Reed has been recognized for his daring               earrings. This exquisite pair, from the famed
        designs and bold use of materials. Today, all of           jeweler XIV Karats, features 258 pave set
        Todd’s pieces are hand-fabricated in his                   diamonds weighing 2.99 carats, G-H color and
        Colorado studio. All of the gold used in Todd’s            VS2-S11 clarity. These gorgeous earrings are
        work is recycled, and all of his diamonds are              destined to be enjoyed forever.
        purchased through reputable sources including
                                                                                               Value: $15,000.00
        eco-friendly locations. Try on these earrings,
        made of 18-karat yellow gold and set with 2 mm                                    Minimum Bid: $5,000.00
        raw diamond cubes and 2 mm princess cut                    XIV Karats, Beverly Hills, CA
        diamonds, arranged in half sphere clusters. You
        won’t want to put them down.                       6021.   LOVELY LOTUS
                                    Value: $6,600.00               From Peace and Love Jewelry by Nancy Davis
                              Minimum Bid: $1,750.00               comes this exquisite lotus circle pendant. The
                                                                   stunning pendant features an 18-karat white
        Todd Reed Inc., Boulder, CO                                gold medium lotus circle on a 16” chain. This
                                                                   piece contains 124 diamonds for a total weight of
                                                                   0.99 carats.
                                                                                                Value: $4,500.00
                                                                                          Minimum Bid: $2,250.00
                                                                   Peace and Love Jewelry by Nancy Davis,
                                                                   Beverly Hills, CA
                                                                                                            LUXURY 41

7000.   3RD AVENUE BEAUTY                                     7003.   EUROPEAN FACIAL
        At 3rd Avenue Studio, attitude and atmosphere                 Step into Beau Visage Skin Care & Spa and melt
        make all the difference. This salon strives to                your cares away! With their signature soft
        create a warm, friendly, and inviting space where             lighting, soothing music, and hints of Tuscan
        clients become friends. Enjoy this $300 gift                  gardens, you’ll be swept up in an instant. Enjoy
        certificate, good for a cut and color with                    this European facial, featuring products
        Heather J., a shellac manicure with Lisa, a spa               formulated with botanical extracts and
        pedicure with Renee, a refreshing facial with                 aroma-therapeutic qualities. Their aestheticians
        Teri, and $45 in product. You’ll feel rewarded,               will cater to you and will choose products and
        relaxed, and pampered beyond belief.                          techniques that are best suited for the individual
        Appointments should be scheduled at least two                 needs of your skin. This certificate is valid for
        weeks prior to desired date and certificate                   appointments made Monday through Thursday
        expires October 2012.                                         only and expires April 1, 2012.
                                      Value: $300.00                                                  Value: $65.00
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00                                            Minimum Bid: $30.00
        3rd Avenue Studio, Denver, CO                                 Beau Visage Skin Care & Spa,
                                                                      Greenwood Village, CO
        Ageless Aesthetics is a physician-owned and           7004.   SALON SERVICE AT CONTAGE
        operated medical spa in Cherry Creek North.                   Contage is a place for everyone, offering
        Their goal is to improve well-being by offering the           everything from women’s and men’s haircuts and
        latest non-invasive treatments to beautify skin               color services to nail and skin care treatments.
        and combat the signs of aging. They provide                   Take a trip inside and you can also treat yourself
        exceptional service with a staff of highly trained            to the latest trends in clothing, jewelry, and other
        skin care specialists and go above and beyond to              accessories at their mini boutique. Contage offers
        meet anti-aging treatment needs. Turn back the                this gift certificate for a manicure and pedicure
        hands of time with this certificate for a                     with Gail and a blowdry and style with Ashley.
        microdermabrasion with seaweed mask. Your                     You’ll feel pampered, relaxed, and ready to
        pampered skin will thank you for it.                          tackle the rest of your day. This certificate
                                       Value: $125.00                 expires October 1, 2012.
                                  Minimum Bid: $65.00                                                Value: $100.00
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Ageless Aesthetics Medical Spa, Denver, CO
                                                                      Contage Salon, Denver, CO
        Apothecary Tinctura is a group of dedicated           7005.   FABULOUS FACIAL
        herbalists and holistic healthcare practitioners              Achieve a more youthful and refreshed look with
        who have made it their life’s work to help people             a HydraFacial treatment at Faces First Center
        discover wisdom within and teach about the                    for Facial & Laser Surgery. Aesthetician
        “traditional” medicines of the earth. With this               Elizabeth Whatley will use the wonders of
        $40 gift certificate, they invite you to come and             hydration to cleanse and exfoliate, improve fine
        discover self-healing and the integration of                  lines, reduce blemishes, and improve the texture
        herbal medicines, natural remedies, and                       of your skin. You’ll come out feeling revived,
        elements of self-care and beauty into your life.              relaxed, and ready to show the world how great
        You’ll have a whole new and holistic outlook on               you look!
                                                                                                     Value: $139.00
                                        Value: $40.00                                           Minimum Bid: $70.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $20.00
                                                                      Faces First Center for Facial & Laser Surgery,
        Apothecary Tinctura, Denver, CO                               Denver, CO

7006.   SENSATIONAL SKIN                                     7009.   HOME SPA PACKAGE
        This assortment of products from Facial                      Relax and live your life luxuriously… and
        Aesthetics Inc. and the Pamela Hill Skincare                 organically! Kat Burki presents this spa basket
        Collection contains many of the most popular                 filled with a luxury Turkish hand towel, teak
        items in the skincare line. Included are gentle              handle massage brush, Portofino spa slippers, the
        and exfoliating cleansers, an energizing toner,              Kat Burki Collection in White Tea, organic soap,
        treatment serums, an enzyme exfoliating mask,                organic body crèmes, and a soy candle. Bring the
        and papaya scrub. This collection is topped off              spa into your home with this amazing package.
        with a moisture plus and green tea moisturizer…
                                                                                                    Value: $300.00
        perfect for healthy, vibrant, and glowing skin.
                                                                                              Minimum Bid: $150.00
                                     Value: $1,240.00
                                                                     Kat Burki Inc., Westport, CT
                                Minimum Bid: $620.00
        Facial Aesthetics Inc., Denver, CO                   7010.   RESTORE, REJUVENATE & RENEW
                                                                     NEOCUTIS Bio-Restorative Skin Cream is the
7007.   ACUPUNCTURE EXPERIENCE                                       first and original skin cream formulated with
        Debbie Harrington is a board-certified                       PSP®, the most complete protein blend available
        practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine,                to rejuvenate and soothe skin. The cream’s
        which has been used to diagnose, treat, and                  anti-aging formula enhances skin firmness, helps
        prevent illness for over 3,000 years. She believes           reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles,
        that Qi, or life energy, flows throughout the body           and improves skin texture and tone for renewed
        along specific pathways and gathers in precise               radiance. Enjoy this wonderful package of
        places known as acupuncture points. Allow                    cleansing cream and antioxidant serum as part
        Debbie to treat your Qi with this one-and-a-half             of your complete health and wellness regimen.
        hour initial evaluation and acupuncture
                                                                                                     Value: $134.00
        treatment. You will walk out feeling relaxed and
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $70.00
        ready to face your day.
                                        Value: $80.00                Dr. Meg Lemon, Greenwood Village, CO
                                  Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                                             7011.   LIFE COACH
        Debbie Harrington R.N., L.Ac., at                            If you or someone you know is experiencing pain
        Acupuncture at DTC Creekside,                                due to the loss of a relationship, the loss of a job,
        Greenwood Village, CO                                        or the loss of a loved one, let Leigh Van Duyn of
                                                                     Life After Loss Coaching be your guide to healthy
7008.   SEE CLEARLY NOW                                              recovery. Leigh will help you develop an
        Experience clarity of vision from the most                   independent self identity, find a place of
        experienced LASIK center in the Rocky Moutain                acceptance within yourself, allow you to enjoy
        Region - ICON LASIK. ICON has performed                      the present moment, to live life fully and stop the
        over 65,000 LASIK procedures with the latest                 ‘what if ’ thinking, to unclutter your emotions,
        technology available. This certificate can be used           and to take your life back. Enjoy this one-hour
        at any of ICON’s three locations: Denver,                    life coaching session and get on track for recovery.
        Loveland, or Grand Junction. There will also be                                              Value: $125.00
        a $150 per eye deductible due on the day of
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $60.00
                                                                     Life After Loss Coaching, Denver, CO
                                     Value: $3,000.00
                               Minimum Bid: $1,000.00
        ICON Lasik, Denver, CO
                                                                                                        LUXURY 43

7012.   PARADISE IN A PEN                                   7015.   ESCAPE TO TALL GRASS
        Paradise Pen Company carries the finest                     Become immersed, body and soul, in head-to-toe
        selection of pens and gifts and believes that the           care at the Tall Grass Aveda Spa & Salon with a
        writing instrument you use must not only fit                $100 gift certificate. In addition to a complete
        your hand but must also match your own unique               menu of skincare, body treatments, massage, and
        writing style. Take advantage of this $100 gift             nail services, the luxurious Evergreen Spa offers
        certificate and find the writing instrument that            a hair salon and a boutique featuring Aveda
        perfectly matches you. This certificate expires             products. This is the perfect mountain getaway
        October 1, 2012 and is redeemable for products              to spoil yourself or a special someone. This
        only.                                                       certificate is valid Monday through Thursday
                                                                    only and expires October 1, 2012.
                                       Value: $100.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $50.00                                             Value: $100.00
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Paradise Pen Company, Denver, CO
                                                                    Tall Grass Aveda Spa & Salon, Evergreen, CO
        Experience complete skin care courtesy of           7016.   TURN ON THE WATERWORKS
        Dr. Kimberly Stone and Colorado Skin Care.                  Whether you’re looking for a quick polish or a
        With this package, you’ll receive 20 units of               complete detail, Waterworks Car Wash is willing
        botox, laser hair removal, and a                            to turn on the works for you! Enjoy six full
        microdermabrasion and peel. Your skin will look             service car washes from this locally owned and
        and feel rejuvenated in no time at all.                     operated company and you’ll be driving around
                                                                    Denver in style! Certificates expire
                                      Value: $690.00
                                                                    October 1, 2012.
                                Minimum Bid: $350.00
                                                                                                   Value: $90.00
        Dr. Kimberly Stone at Colorado Skin Care,
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $45.00
        Englewood, CO
                                                                    Waterworks Car Wash, Denver, CO
        Spoil yourself with a one-of-a-kind spa
        experience at Studio E Salon and Spa in
        Littleton. Stylist Valerie McCrork will help you
        relax and rejuvenate with a facial, massage,
        haircut, and hair color or highlights. With over
        22 years of experience, Valerie will be sure to
        pamper you from hair to toe.
                                      Value: $235.00
                                Minimum Bid: $120.00
        Studio E Salon and Spa, Littleton, CO
                                                                                                            SPORTS 47

8000.   DISCOVER DIVING                                      8003.   OUTDOOR ADVENTURE AWAITS
        Discover diving with a friend and feel like a fish           Indulge your adventurous side and take a leap
        in the water with A-1 Scuba & Travel Center’s                with Blazing Adventures! With 40 years of
        “Discover Scuba Diving” experience! Your session             experience providing outdoor activities in
        will last approximately one to one-and-a-half                Colorado, they’ll be sure to have an activity that
        hours and in no time the staff will have you                 gets your heart pumping. Enjoy this certificate for
        blowing bubbles, doing sommersaults, holding                 $100 towards any raft, jeep, hike, or bike
        handstands, and experiencing the freedom of                  adventure. This certificate is subject to
        scuba! Participants must be 10 years of age or               availability and reservations are required.
        older and last minute cancellations lead to                  Certificate expires October 31, 2012.
        nullification of certificates.
                                                                                                     Value: $100.00
        A) Discover Scuba Diving Experience #1 and #2                                           Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                         Value: $50.00               Blazing Adventures, Snowmass Village, CO
                                 Minimum Bid: $25.00
        B) Discover Scuba Diving Experience #3 and #4        8004.   PINEHURST PLEASURE
        (8001)                                                       Pinehurst Country Club was recently named
                                        Value: $50.00                “Best Overall Private Club” and “Most Family
                                                                     Friendly” in Avid Golfer Magazine. Their
                                  Minimum Bid: $25.00
                                                                     Maxwell 18 course offers rolling green hills, small
        A-1 Scuba & Travel Center, Englewood, CO                     mirrored lakes and ponds, 100-year-old trees,
                                                                     and unparalleled views of the Rockies as well as
8002.   RACE AROUND TOWN                                             the City of Denver. Come see what this course
        Adventure Fit’s New Belgium Urban Assault                    has to offer with this certificate for a threesome
        Ride™ is the biggest bicycle scavenger hunt series           of golf playing with Mike Burns at Pinehurst.
        in the nation! Here’s how it works: You and one              This certificate includes carts and expires
        teammate will set out on a city-wide quest for               December 31, 2011. Donor Mike Burns must be
        ‘checkpoints’ on your favorite two-wheeled steeds.           contacted to schedule a tee time.
        At each checkpoint, you’ll drop your bikes and                                              Value: $300.00
        complete a funky/adventurous obstacle course,                                         Minimum Bid: $150.00
        then remount your bikes and hit the streets for
        more. The goal is to complete all the checkpoints            Mike Burns, Littleton, CO
        in the shortest amount of time. You choose your
        own route and checkpoint order. Enjoy this team      8005.   BE ATHLETIC
        registration in the 2012 Urban Assault Ride in               The Denver Athletic Club is a 20,000 square foot
        either Denver or Ft. Collins. Races take place in            fitness center that is also home to six racquetball
        July.                                                        courts, Colorado’s best squash center,
                                                                     cardiovascular and weight training equipment,
                                        Value: $80.00
                                                                     full-sized basketball and volleyball courts, a
                                  Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                                                     25-meter indoor swimming pool, and an eight
        Adventure Fit Inc., Longmont, CO                             lane bowling alley. This facility is certainly one of
                                                                     a kind, and it’s yours to try! Enjoy your
                                                                     three-month trial membership and
                                                                     comprehensive fitness evaluation. This offer
                                                                     expires October 1, 2012 and does not apply to
                                                                     current DAC members.
                                                                                                    Value: $750.00
                                                                                              Minimum Bid: $300.00
                                                                     Denver Athletic Club, Denver, CO

8006.   DENVER DIVER                                          8008.   BRONCOS VS. CHARGERS
        Enjoy the fun of scuba diving right here in                   Score some major points when you take a lucky
        Denver with Denver Divers! With the mission of                guest to the October 9, 2011 Denver Broncos vs.
        “inspiring all to learn about, understand, protect,           San Diego Chargers football game. You and your
        and enjoy the majesty of the underwater world,   ”            guest will park in Lot D with your own parking
        Denver Divers seeks to pique your interest while              pass and will sit in Section 117, Row 6, Seats 15
        teaching responsible and safe practices. Enjoy                and 16 for the 2:15 p.m. game. To add to your
        this basic scuba lesson, which includes a total of            experience, take home this autographed
        16 to 20 hours of entry level scuba training in               photograph of offensive lineman Zane Beadles,
        both the pool and classroom. With this package,               donated by the Denver Broncos Football Club.
        you’ll also receive a text book, divers log, a DVD,           Beadles, #68, was chosen in the second round of
        and dive tables.                                              the 2010 NFL Draft and was considered one of
                                                                      the best offensive linemen available. Rush to
                                      Value: $290.00
                                                                      make this one-of-a-kind package yours.
                                Minimum Bid: $145.00
                                                                                                     Value: $300.00
        Denver Divers, Denver, CO                                                              Minimum Bid: $100.00
8007.   RUN LIKE THE WIND                                             Russ & Sally Frerichs, Denver, CO
        The BolderBOULDER, the fifth largest road race                Denver Broncos Football Club, Denver, CO
        in the world with upwards of 50,000 participants
        each year, has been a Colorado tradition since        8009.   PUMP IT UP
        1979. Come join the fun and run this 10K                      Get in shape and pump it up with these five
        Memorial Day weekend race with these two Very                 guest passes to the Greenwood Athletic and
        Important Runner passes. You and a friend will                Tennis Club, South Denver’s premier full service
        be entitled to race entries, official short-sleeve            health club. Boasting 142,000 total square feet,
        race t-shirts, bibs, and sack lunches after the               Greenwood features over 125 complimentary
        race. This package also comes with two Tooks                  classes per week, a state-of-the-art weight room,
        beanies, one mens and one womens, for all your                and an amazing aquatics area. Once you’ve
        training needs. This will be an experience you                worked up an appetite, head to J. Alexander’s for
        won’t forget… now get out there and start                     $50 of such award-winning menu items as
        training!                                                     hardwood-grilled steaks, baby back ribs, salmon,
                                                                      and daily fresh seafood selections. The
                                       Value: $150.00
                                                                      Greenwood offer excludes the tennis club and
                                  Minimum Bid: $75.00
                                                                      recipient must be 18 years of age to redeem.
        Dick’s Sporting Goods BolderBOULDER,                          Offer must be redeemed by February 29, 2012.
        Boulder, CO                                                   J. Alexander’s certificate expires January 1, 2012.
        Tooks Hats, Boulder, CO                                                                      Value: $175.00
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $85.00
                                                                      Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club,
                                                                      Greenwood Village, CO
                                                                      J. Alexander’s Restaurant, Nashville, TN
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8010.   GET FIT                                                8013.   NIKE LEGEND
        Kinetic Fitness Studio has been a tradition in                 While it’s safe to say that Nike products are
        health and well-being for over 30 years… and                   known worldwide, the man behind the
        now is your chance to come in and feel the burn!               billion-dollar company may not be as
        Kinetic Fitness Studio presents this certificate for           recognized. That man is Philip Knight, founder
        one hour-long massage and 12 workout sessions                  and chairman of the board of the company
        with a personal trainer. Your trainer will provide             known internationally for its trademark “swoosh”
        an initial consultation and will then work with                and its leadership in the athletic apparel
        you to design a program for your specific fitness              industry. Take home this autographed Nike hat
        goals. This certificate expires October 2012.                  by Philip Knight and add it to your growing
                                                                       sports memorabilia collection.
                                       Value: $330.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $165.00                                                 Value: Priceless
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $100.00
        Kinetic Fitness Studio, Denver, CO
                                                                       Nike, Inc., Beaverton, OR
        Are you looking for a different kind of ticket to      8014.   DAY WITH THE ROLLERDOLLS
        your next Nuggets or Avs game? If so, then this                Denver Roller Dolls is a nationally-ranked,
        experience is for you! Kroenke Sports Charities                non-profit, volunteer-run organization dedicated
        offers you and 19 of your friends a luxury suite               to developing and promoting the sport of
        at the Pepsi Center. The suite, which includes 16              women’s roller derby, training skaters for local,
        seats and four slots for standing room only,                   national and inter-league competition, and
        comes with four VIP parking passes and is for a                strengthening the communities in which we live.
        mutually agreed upon Nuggets or Avalanche                      They have a passion for speed and service and a
        game during the 2011-12 regular season. The                    craving for hard knocks and hard-core business.
        suite does not include catering and blackout                   Enjoy a day with the Dolls in a VIP suite for
        dates will apply once schedules are established.               their bout on Saturday, October 15, 2011. The
        The game must be chosen (although not                          suite holds 22 spectators and comes with six VIP
        attended) by November 15, 2011 and the                         parking passes. Don’t miss your chance to watch
        certificate expires at the end of the 2011-12                  the fastest growing women’s sport!
        regular season.
                                                                                                      Value: $500.00
                                     Value: $4,000.00                                           Minimum Bid: $250.00
                               Minimum Bid: $2,000.00
                                                                       Peak Entertainment at 1st Bank Center,
        Kroenke Sports Charities, Denver, CO                           Broomfield, CO

8012.   LAKERS LOVE DEREK                                      8015.   ARE YOU A WARRIOR?
        Derek Fisher, #2 on the Los Angeles Lakers, is the             The Warrior Dash is a mud-crawling,
        current co-captain, starting point guard, and                  fire-leaping, extreme run that will push your
        younger brother of former NBA player, Duane                    limits. This fierce running series is notorious for
        Washington. Now is your chance to scoop up an                  being held on the most challenging and rugged
        autographed basketball from this famed and                     terrain across the nation. Join Red Frog Events
        beloved team veteran.                                          for the 2012 Warrior Dash Rockies, a 3.1 mile
                                                                       run with some of the craziest obstacles you’ve
                                       Value: Priceless
                                                                       ever conquered. You and a friend will have the
                                 Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                       chance to get a little dirty while testing your
        Los Angeles Lakers, El Segundo, CA                             physical fitness. The question is… are you a
                                                                                                       Value: $130.00
                                                                                                  Minimum Bid: $65.00
                                                                       Red Frog Events, Chicago, IL

8016.   BRONCOS VS. BEARS                                        8019.   TEE UP AT SANCTUARY
        Watch the Denver Broncos take on the Chicago                     Tee up at Sanctuary Golf Course with this
        Bears on December 11, 2011. You and a guest                      fabulous package of one round of golf for four
        will have premiere parking with a pass for Lot D                 players. Designed by renowned course architect
        and will sit in Section 105, Row 8, Seats 3 and 4                Jim Engh, the Sanctuary protects a private oasis
        for this 2:05 p.m. game. Bundle up, bring your                   of 220 acres from residential development and
        enthusiasm, and cheer the Broncos to victory.                    also provides 24 acres of fairways, 164,665
                                                                         square feet of greens, and a truly amazing
                                         Value: 250.00
                                                                         experience. Treat three of your friends to the
                                  Minimum Bid: $125.00
                                                                         round of their lives at Sanctuary!
        Don & Jan Rosen,                                                                                 Value: $2,400.00
        Greenwood Village, CO                                                                      Minimum Bid: $1,600.00
8017.   HELICOPTER HEAVEN                                                Sanctuary Golf Course, Sedalia, CO
        Enjoy an afternoon of hanging around in a
        helicopter and seeing Denver from above with             8020.   FREEFALL FEELING
        Rotors of the Rockies. Founded in 2001, Rotors                   Do you ever dream of flying? SkyVenture Colorado is
        offers flight training on a variety of levels, from              the place where people fly! Experience the accelerated
        private pilot to certified flight instructor. You will           free-fall and feel what skydiving is all about in a safe,
        experience the Discovery Flight, which includes a                confined facility. This certificate is good for one first
        half-hour ground school followed by a half-hour                  class ticket experience, including hands-on instruction
        flight. All flying is conducted in a Schweizer                   followed by two flight rotations. Certificate is not valid
        300C helicopter, which is uniquely suited to                     November 26-29, December 21-January 2, or on
        Colorado’s high altitude and is known as the                     Saturdays. The certificate expires October 1, 2012.
        safest, most reliable piston helicopter. This
                                                                                                            Value: $78.00
        certificate expires October 1, 2012.
                                                                                                      Minimum Bid: $35.00
                                        Value: $198.00
                                                                         SkyVenture Colorado, Lone Tree, CO
                                  Minimum Bid: $100.00
        Rotors of the Rockies, Broomfield, CO                    8021.   TULO TIME
                                                                         If you’re a hometown sports lover, this is your
8018.   SADDLE UP, PARTNER!                                              chance to own a piece of the Denver sports scene.
        Pull on your boots and saddle up for a                           Find a place in your home or office for this
        one-of-a-kind riding experience that will have                   Louisville Slugger Genuine C271L baseball bat,
        you galloping in no time. Saddle Up!                             autographed by the Rockies’ one and only Troy
        Foundation, an organization dedicated to                         Tulowitzki. This bat comes with a case for
        empowering individuals with special needs                        display and preservation. You’ll be the envy of all
        through equine assisted activities, offers this                  your buddies with this unique item.
        opportunity for either able-bodied or therapeutic
                                                                                                            Value: $500.00
        riding lessons. You will receive one lesson per
                                                                                                      Minimum Bid: $250.00
        week for eight weeks as you master this
        wonderful sport! Eight week sessions are                         Sharon Magness Blake & Ernie Blake,
        prescheduled. Winner must contact the                            Englewood, CO
        Foundation for a list of available sessions and
        time slots. Certificate expires October 1, 2012.         8022.   TEBOW TIME
                                        Value: $480.00                   Add to your growing collection of sports
                                  Minimum Bid: $240.00                   memorabilia, with this football signed by Denver
                                                                         Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow. Whether in
        Saddle Up! Foundation, Parker, CO                                your home or office, show your Bronco pride with
                                                                         this fabulous display.
                                                                                                           Value: $700.00
                                                                                                     Minimum Bid: $350.00
                                                                         Sharon Magness Blake & Ernie Blake,
                                                                         Englewood, CO
That’s Entertainment
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9000.   A NIGHT AT THE THEATER                                9008.   SENSATIONAL SOUTHGLENN
        Buntport Theater Company is a vibrant                         Head over to Southglenn and spend the day in a
        ensemble of six people located in Denver. Intent              most enjoyable way! Your experience starts at
        on creating innovative and affordable                         Snooze, where you and a friend have $25 to
        entertainment, they write and produce all of                  spend on sweet and savory breakfast creations.
        their work. Each piece grows from a collaborative             Then walk over to Canvas and Cocktails, where
        process, without specific directors or designers,             you’ll enjoy entertaining art instruction and
        and the actors brainstorm their way to any given              learn the basics of acrylic painting. At the end of
        solution, relying on the combined skills of the               the class, you’ll each go home with a painting
        entire ensemble. Enjoy four tickets to any theater                                          ”
                                                                      you can call “uniquely yours. All materials for
        production and a $25 gift certificate to the Little           the class are provided and reservations must be
        Flower Market to give your favorite performers a              made in advance. The Canvas and Cocktails
        treat. These tickets expire May 2012.                         certificate expires June 2012.
                                          Value: $90.00                                              Value: $105.00
                                    Minimum Bid: $45.00                                         Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Buntport Theater Company, Denver, CO                          Canvas and Cocktails Southglenn,
        The Little Flower Market, Denver, CO                          Centennial, CO
                                                                      Snooze, Centennial, CO
        New this year to the Carousel Ball is the Canvas      9009.   MAKE LOVE NOT TRASH
        for the Cure project. Celebrities and socialites              Make Love Not Trash has joined the fight for
        have generously donated their time and talent to              diabetes by donating their signature shopping
        paint a 3” x 5” miniature canvas with their own               totes, which are made of high quality
        hope for the cure. Nowhere else will you find                 environmentally sustainable materials. These
        these one-of-a-kind creations. All of these                   market totes have been signed by celebrities who
        creations have a minimum bid of $100.00.                      believe that we can make a difference for our
                                                                      future by “going green. Each autographed tote
        A) Crystal Bowersox
                                                                      has a minimum bid of $50.00.
        B) Cindy Crawford (9002)
                                                                      A) Selma Blair
        C) Josh Groban (9003)
                                                                      B) Kenny Edmonds (9010)
        D) Jay Leno (9004)
                                                                      C) Jennifer Love Hewitt (9011)
        E) Steve Carell (9005)
                                                                      D) Mike Myers (9012)
        F) Jackie Collins (9006)
                                                                      E) Priscilla Presley (9013)
        G) Tatyana Ali (9007)
                                                                      F) Lisa Rinna (9014)
                                         Value: Priceless
                                                                      G) Ray Romano (9015)
                                   Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                      F) Ben Stiller (9016)
        Canvas for the Cure, Hollywood, CA
                                                                      G) Steve Carell (9017)
                                                                                                     Value: Priceless
                                                                                                Minimum Bid: $50.00
                                                                      Celebrity Tote Bags, Hollywood, CA

9018.   SWEET SYMPHONY                                       9020.   DENVER ART
        The Colorado Symphony Orchestra (CSO)                        Turn off the television and head down to the
        embraces a tradition of musical excellence by                Denver Art Museum! This family membership is
        presenting a wide variety of symphonic                       good for one year and covers free general
        performances - from classical repertoire to                  admission as well as six admissions to ticketed
        innovative new forms - in Boettcher Concert                  exhibits. This certificate is good for two adults
        Hall. Enjoy your night at the symphony with                  and dependent children who are 18 years of age
        these four ticket vouchers to a CSO concert                  or younger. This certificate applies to new
        during the 2011 calendar year. After the                     members only and must be redeemed by October
        symphony, head to Ocean Prime in Larimer                     2012.
        Square with this $100 gift card. This “modern
                                                                                                     Value: $70.00
        American supper club” blends retro design
        elements with the best in culinary, beverage, and                                      Minimum Bid: $35.00
        service to create an elegant ambiance and                    Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
        amazing dining experience. Symphony tickets are
        subject to availability and this offer expires       9021.   B-CYCLIN’ AROUND DOWNTOWN
        December 31, 2011. The Ocean Prime card does
                                                                     Hop on the latest trend in downtown Denver and
        not include alcohol or gratuity.
                                                                     ride a B-Cycle! These two annual memberships
                                      Value: $320.00                 will get you in shape, around town, and to all of
                                Minimum Bid: $160.00                 your favorite places. Peddle yourself to The
                                                                     Corner Office, where you and a guest will enjoy
        Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver, CO                      the restaurant’s hip and happenin’ Sunday Disco
        Ocean Prime, Denver, CO                                      Brunch between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. After
                                                                     that, bike on over to the Tattered Cover
9019.   “RED”                                                        Bookstore for $20 of literary treasures and treats.
        Winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Play,              Finally, end your day with a quick cycle to The
        RED is set in the late 1950’s as renowned painter            9th Door for Spanish tapas and delicious small
        Mark Rothko struggles to complete his Seagram                plates. B-Cycle membership must be redeemed
        Murals for the Four Seasons in New York City.                online and promotion code must be entered by
        RED is “an intense protrait of a troubled and                October 1, 2012. Membership will not activate
        brilliant mind, of a masterpainter keenly aware              until a bike is checked out for the first time.
        of the precarious balance of his artisitc crown,             The Corner Office and The 9th Door certificates
        seen through the eyes of the artist into the                 do not expire.
        painting. This certificate is good for two tickets
                                                                                                   Value: $230.00
        to the Curious Theatre Company’s production of
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $115.00
        RED, which runs May 5 through June 16, 2012.
        The certificate is valid for Thursday or Sunday              Denver B-Cycle, Denver, CO
        performances only, tickets must be reserved in               The Corner Office, Denver, CO
        advance, are based on availability, and are not              Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO
        valid for Opening Night or special events.                   The 9th Door, Denver, CO
                                       Value: $84.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $42.00
        Curious Theatre Company, Denver, CO
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9022.   MILE HIGH BEAUTY                                     9025.   GREAT AMERICAN BREWS
        Art, nature, and science unite at the spectacular            Sample some of the finest brews around at the
        23-acre urban oasis known as the Denver                      31st Annual 2012 Great American Beer Festival.
        Botanic Gardens. Known for being one of the first            The event, held at the Colorado Convention
        gardens in the country to emphasize native                   Center, invites both industry professionals and
        plants and to champion environmentally                       citizens alike to taste beers from around the
        responsible practices, this is one experience you            world. You and a friend will have the
        won’t want to miss. Bid on this one year                     opportunity to enjoy old favorites and discover
        family/general membership, which includes                    new ones at the Thursday night session of the
        unlimited admission to the Gardens’                          event. To continue the merriment into the
        members-only nights, reduced admission to                    weekend, you’ll also enjoy a one-night weekend
        events and the Summer Concert series, and                    stay in a king or double room with breakfast for
        more.                                                        two at the Denver Marriott City Center.
                                                                     Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in
                                       Value: $80.00
                                                                     advance and blackout dates include New Years
                                 Minimum Bid: $40.00                 Eve and the Parade of Lights. Alcoholic
        Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO                           beverages, gratuities, and parking are not
                                                                     included. The Marriott certificate expires
9023.   UNIQUE LIVES, UNIQUE EXPERIENCE                              July 2012.
        The Denver Post’s “Unique Lives & Experiences”                                               Value: $320.00
        program is a special, multi-evening lecture series                                     Minimum Bid: $160.00
        that was developed in response to women’s
        requests for intellectual entertainment and the              Great American Beer Festival, Boulder, CO
        desire to learn from the personal experiences of             Denver Marriott City Center, Denver, CO
        others. The 2012 series, known as North
        America’s foremost women’s lecture series, will      9026.   HANDBAGS FOR HOPE
        run from February through June and will include              In its third year at the Auction, Linea Pelle and
        such speakers as Valerie Plame Wilson, Joan                  Braggables have generously donated these
        Rivers, Jamie Lee Curtis, Maya Angelou, and                  adorable keychains for this marvelous project,
        Connie Chung. Enjoy two tickets to each show,                Handbags for Hope. This galaxy of very special
        held at the Buell Theatre in the Denver                      stars has united to fight diabetes by donating a
        Performing Arts Complex, and prepare for a                   personal handbag along with the autographed
        unique experience of your own.                               keychain. All of these priceless donations have a
                                      Value: $900.00                 minimum bid of $75.00.
                                Minimum Bid: $450.00                 A) Joy Behar
        The Denver Post, Denver, CO                                  B) Candice Bergen (9027)
                                                                     C) Carol Burnett (9028)
        Prepare for a day of fun in the sun at Elitch                D) Melanie Griffith (9029)
        Gardens Theme Park. You and a guest will each                E) Goldie Hawn (9030)
        receive a day pass to brave the Mind Eraser,
        tackle the Tower of Doom, and scare yourselves               F) Anjelica Houston (9031)
        silly on the Sidewinder and Sling Shot. The park             G) Shirley MacLaine (9032)
        also offers family and kids rides for the young as
        well as the young at heart. Enjoy the day and feel           H) Kelly Preston (9033)
        the excitement! These certificates expire                    I) Raquel Welch (9034)
        October 1, 2012.
                                                                     J) Joan Collins (9035)
                                       Value: $82.00
                                                                                                    Value: Priceless
                                 Minimum Bid: $40.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $75.00
        Elitch Gardens Theme Park, Denver, CO
                                                                     Handbags for Hope, Beverly Hills, CA

9036.   HAPPENING HIPPIE-MOBILE                             9039.   CRIME INVESTIGATIONS
        You’ve had evenings out and you’ve ridden in                Have you ever wanted to go behind the scenes in
        limos, but you’ve never had an evening out like             a forensics lab and see how they process evidence
        the one you’ll have in the Hippie Limo! This                from a crime scene? The Lone Tree Police
        beautifully restored 1965 VW Samba Microbus                 Department has provided an opportunity to do
        will be your personal way-back machine for three            just that with this tour of the Colorado Bureau of
        hours. How you enjoy its five-foot open air                 Investigations and their forensic laboratory. You
        canvas sunroof, time-capsule vintage interior,              and three friends will be escorted by a Lone Tree
        and high-fidelity sound system with complete                Police Officer to and from the Colorado Bureau
        60’s music catalogue is up to you! With room for            of Investigations. You will then analyze gunshot
        six adults, you’ll have plenty of space to share.           residue, shoe and tire track impressions, latent
                                                                    print processing, and hair and fiber evidence.
                                      Value: $300.00
                                                                    After you’re done, you’ll have lunch with the
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00                Lone Tree Police Department officers. This
        Hippie Limo, LLC, Lafayette, CO                             opportunity is not available to the general public
                                                                    and is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The tour
9037.   IT’S IN THE STARS                                           will start and finish at the Lone Tree Police
                                                                    Department and please plan for up to five hours.
        Unlock your past, present, and future with an
        astrological chart and psychic reading from                                                Value: Priceless
        Moreen Holzberg. A complete chart gives                                              Minimum Bid: $250.00
        personality traits, helps you reach your goals in
        life, and much more. For an accurate chart and              Lone Tree Police Department, Lone Tree, CO
        reading, you must provide the exact date, time,
        and place of your birth. Appointments are best if   9040.   LUCKY STRIKE
        made approximately one month before your                    Bowl in style and perfect your game at Denver’s
        birthday.                                                   Lucky Strike Lanes. This certificate entitles the
                                                                    winner and up to seven friends to bowl for two
                                      Value: $300.00
                                                                    hours with complementary shoe rental, chips
                                Minimum Bid: $150.00
                                                                    and salsa, and mac & cheese bites. This
        Moreen Holzberg, Denver, CO                                 certificate does not expire, but reservations are
                                                                    required and both the winner and guests must be
9038.   MOVIE MANIA                                                 21 years of age or older. Tax, tip, and alcohol are
        Landmark Theatres prides itself in showing a                not included and the certificate is valid Monday
        wide variety of films - ranging from Independent            through Thursday only and not valid
        and Foreign film to 3-D movies and smart films              November 11 through January 1.
        from Hollywood. Landmark is the nation’s                                                  Value: $200.00
        largest theatre chain dedicated to exhibiting and                                   Minimum Bid: $100.00
        marketing independent film. Enjoy four VIP
        guest passes to your next movie experience.                 Lucky Strike Lanes, Denver, CO
        These passes are not valid at The Landmark
        Greenwood Village or during special                 9041.   FUNNY MAN
        engagements. Admission is limited to available              Bill Maher is one of the most politically astute
        seating. Passes expire December 31, 2012.                   humorists in America today. His unflinching
                                                                    honesty and commitment to “never pulling a
                                       Value: $40.00
                                                                    punch” have garnered him the respect and
                                 Minimum Bid: $20.00
                                                                    admiration of millions of fans. Now you can have
        Landmark Theatres, Los Angeles, CA                          this autographed copy of his movie “Religulous.  ”
                                                                                                  Value: Priceless
                                                                                            Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                    Bill Maher, Studio City, CA
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9042.   GET REAL                                              9044.   VAPOR CAVES
        Dr. Phil McGraw has motivated millions of                     The Yampah Spa Vapor Caves are natural
        people to “get real” about their lives and behavior           underground steam baths located in the historic
        on his daily show. Now is the chance for you and              hot springs mountain retreat of Glenwood
        three guests to enjoy VIP seating for an upcoming             Springs. They are North America’s only natural
        Dr. Phil taping. You will have priority seating in            steam caves and are regarded as a sacred place
        the studio as well as parking on the world                    of healing and rejuvenation. Hot mineral waters
        famous Paramount Pictures Studio lot in                       flow through the cave floors at 125 degrees F to
        Hollywood, CA. Reservations must be called in                 create their natural geothermal steam baths.
        at least two weeks in advance of your selected                Enjoy four day passes to this unique experience
        date. Scheduled tapings are generally Monday,                 and relax your day away.
        Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings and the
                                                                                                     Value: $48.00
        season is usually August through April. All
        participants must be at least 18 years of age and                                      Minimum Bid: $24.00
        this certificate expires October 1, 2012. Airfare             Yampah Spa & Vapor Caves,
        and accomodations are not included in this                    Glenwood Springs, CO
                                       Value: Priceless
                                 Minimum Bid: $150.00
        Paramount Studios, Hollywood, CA

9043.   ALL ABOARD
        All aboard for a ride on Colorado’s finest scenic
        train, which will take you on a two-hour, 24-mile
        roundtrip tour through the spectacular Royal
        Gorge. You and a guest will travel by rail deep
        beneath towering 1,000-foot granite cliffs, all the
        while enjoying comfortable seating, full access to
        the open-air car, concessions, and libations.
        Certificate expires July 31, 2012 and advanced
        reservations are required. Tickets are good for
        9:30 a.m. or 3:30 p.m. departures during the
        summer schedule and 12:30 p.m. departures
        during the winter schedule.
                                        Value: $66.00
                                  Minimum Bid: $35.00
        Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Canon City, CO
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9500.   EUROPEAN GETAWAY                                      9503.   GRANDEUR IN GRANBY
        Set your sights on a European getaway courtesy                Experience grandeur in Granby with a
        of American Airlines. You and a guest will enjoy              three-night stay in this lovely lakefront log home.
        two business class tickets to the destination of              The 5,000 square foot home sleeps 10 to 12
        your choice to hop the Atlantic and go exploring.             people, has 5 bedrooms, 1 loft, 3.5 baths, a
        Adventure awaits, so don’t miss out on this                   gourmet custom kitchen, 3 river rock stone
        experience. Reservations must be made prior to                fireplaces, and a claw foot tub and steam shower.
        flights. Flights exclude Rome and Milan and                   A myriad of activities are just minutes away —
        travel is not permitted Friday through Sunday.                summer activities include boating, water skiing,
        Accomodations are not provided upon arrival at                sailing, and golfing, while winter activites include
        destination of choice. Offer expires                          skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and ice
        October 1, 2012.                                              fishing. The home is also minutes away from
                                                                      Rocky Mountain National Park, Grand Lake,
                                    Value: $10,000.00
                                                                      and Hot Sulphur Springs Spa. This stay expires
                               Minimum Bid: $5,000.00                 October 1, 2012 and availability must be
        American Airlines, Fort Worth, TX                             confirmed with the owner.
                                                                                                   Value: $2,100.00
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $1,100.00
        Since its beginning in 1912, the Beverly Hills
        Hotel has been the place where Hollywood                      Sonia Chritton, Superior, CO
        legends, studio moguls, and Wall Street
        financiers have both stayed and played. Today,        9504.   TRAVEL IN STYLE
        the “Pink Palace” treats every visitor like a star            Travel in style after you use this $100 gift
        with its timeless Hollywood glamour and relaxed               certificate at Colorado Baggage Co. Whether
        resort ambiance. The Beverly Hills Hotel invites              you’re in need of fine luggage, business cases,
        you to enjoy this two-night weekend stay in a                 writing instruments, or other savvy travel
        deluxe guestroom. This offer excludes tax and                 accessories, Colorado Baggage Co. will suit your
        gratuities and expires October 1, 2012.                       every need.
                                      Value: $1,440.00                                               Value: $100.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $720.00                                           Minimum Bid: $50.00
        Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA                        Colorado Baggage Co., Denver, CO

9502.   BED & BREAKFAST IN BOULDER                            9505.   ASPEN AMENITIES
        Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains,              Each year, the world’s most accomplished
        the Boulder Marriott is the perfect place to stay             winemakers and celebrity chefs come together in one
        for a mini getaway. The hotel’s location is                   breathtaking setting - the FOOD & WINE Classic in
        perfectly situated, whether you’re walking                    Aspen. In June 2012, this famed event will celebrate
        through the University of Colorado, checking out              its 30th year as the premier culinary experience
        downtown’s diverse collection of galleries, shops             in America. Enjoy two consumer passes to this
        and restaurants, or taking advantage of easily                wonderful event and experience the pinnacle of good
        accessible hiking and biking trails. This one-night           taste. To complete the weekend, you and your guest
        weekend stay for two includes breakfast at JW’s               will enjoy a one-night stay in deluxe accomodations
        Restaurant. This certificate expires                          at the Hotel Jerome. For over a century, Hotel
        October 1, 2012, is subject to availability, and is           Jerome has defined the true character of Aspen,
        not valid for special event weekends.                         with a natural mix of elegant finish and authentic
        Reservations must be booked in advance.                       mountain spirit. All entrants to the FOOD & WINE
                                                                      Classic must be 21 years of age or older. The Hotel
                                       Value: $200.00
                                                                      Jerome certificate expires October 1, 2012, is
                                 Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                      based on availability, and blackout dates do apply.
        Boulder Marriott, Boulder, CO                                                              Value: $2,870.00
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $1,440.00
                                                                      FOOD & WINE Magazine, New York, NY
                                                                      Hotel Jerome, A Rock Resort, Aspen, CO

9506.   HEAVENLY HAWAII                                      9508.   IN-TOWN GETAWAY
        Have you ever wanted to go scuba diving… in                  Head downtown for an in-town getaway with
        Hawaii? Now you can do just that with this                   this one-night weekend stay at the Hyatt Regency
        heavenly Hawaiian package. Underwater                        Denver at Colorado Convention Center. After
        Phantaseas in Denver presents this certificate for           your night on the town, you’ll come back to
        scuba certification for one person, which includes           Hyatt’s thoughtful touches such as Hyatt Grand
        academic and confined water training. Once                   Beds, inventive cuisine, and a trendy lounge with
        you’re on your way to becoming a master diver,               breathtaking views of the Mile High City by
        enjoy a three-night stay at Ho’oilo House, a                 night. In the morning, enjoy a wonderful
        Bali-inspired bed & breakfast and a “Fodor’s                 breakfast for two that will top off this enjoyable
        Choice” for 2011. Just south of Lahaina, this                experience. This certificate is based on
        stunning property brings the words “quiet                    availability, expires May 1, 2012, and excludes
        perfection” to mind. Each room is uniquely                   December 31, 2011.
        decorated and features traditional Balinese
                                                                                                   Value: $225.00
        doors with Mother of Pearl inlay, a custom bed,
        a private lanai, and many more amenities.                                            Minimum Bid: $100.00
        Certificate for Underwater Phantaseas does not               Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado
        include course materials or open water dives.                Convention Center, Denver, CO
        Participants must be at least 10 years of age.
        Certificate for Ho’oilo House expires October 1,     9509.   DENVER TECH NIGHTS
                                                                     Entertain the notion of a lavishly memorable
                                     Value: $1,225.00                weekend for two - right in your own backyard -
                                Minimum Bid: $615.00                 at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center and
                                                                     Brooks Steak House and Cellar. During your
        Ho’oilo House, Lahaina, HI                                   Friday and Saturday night stay, you will
        Underwater Phantaseas,                                       experience the finest of accommodations,
        Greenwood Village, CO                                        including a spacious room, ultra-plush pillows,
                                                                     the softest of sheeting, and thick down blankets.
9507.   DOWNTOWN DATE NIGHT                                          Pamper yourself and truly relax the nights away.
        Hotel Monaco, a sophisticated and stylish hotel              When you’re ready to venture from your room,
        in downtown Denver, provides a luxury hotel                  head to Brooks with a $100 gift certificate.
        experience that invites guests to indulge their              Serving prime steaks, the finest Colorado lamb,
        senses. Their boutique hotel, with its eclectic              succulent lobster tails from southern Australia,
        charm and worldly sophistication, offers                     and a wine list of over 800 wines, Brooks is truly
        four-star services and amenities that are                    a special dining experience. Your stay at the
        unmatched. Enjoy a one-night weekend stay for                Hyatt Regency is based on availability, expires
        two in a Deluxe Monaco room and a $50 gift                   December 31, 2012, and excludes
        card to Beatrice & Woodsley, the restaurant                  December 31, 2011. The Brooks certificate has
        known around Denver for it’s enchanting décor                no expiration date.
        and delicious bounty of small plates and fine
                                                                                                   Value: $340.00
        wines. The certificate for Hotel Monaco expires
                                                                                             Minimum Bid: $170.00
        May 31, 2012.
                                      Value: $250.00                 Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center,
                                Minimum Bid: $125.00                 Denver, CO
                                                                     Brooks Steak House & Cellar,
        Hotel Monaco, Denver, CO                                     Greenwood Village, CO
        Beatrice & Woodsley, Denver, CO
                                                                                                          TRAVEL 63

9510.   THE INVERNESS EXPERIENCE                             9513.   CHERRY CREEK IS CALLING…
        Experience the Inverness Hotel and Conference                Cherry Creek is calling your name with this
        Center in Englewood with this Saturday night                 wonderful hotel and restaurant package. Enjoy a
        stay and brunch for two. At the Inverness, you’ll            one-night stay at the Loews Denver Hotel,
        have the perfect chance to unwind, escape, and               complete with a $25 food and beverage credit.
        renew. However you define luxury, the Inverness              After you enjoy an early meal at the hotel, head
        has it all. Reservations are required. Certificate           to Aria - Inspired Cuisine, the sister restaurant
        is based on availability, includes tax, excludes             to Michael Long’s Opus Restaurant, with a $50
        gratuity, and expires October 1, 2012. Brunch                gift certificate. With appetizers such as Duck
        includes one glass of Champagne or Mimosa,                   Duck Goose foie gras and Colorado Lamb
        additional alcohol excluded.                                 Meatballs as well as entrees that include Harvest
                                                                     Grape Glazed Crisp Duckling and “Porterhouse”
                                       Value: $209.00
                                                                     Beef Duet, your tastebuds will be sure to sing.
                                 Minimum Bid: $100.00                The Loews certificate is valid only at the Denver
        The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center,                   location and is subject to availability. Taxes and
        Englewood, CO                                                gratuities are not included. Blackout dates may
                                                                     apply and the certificate expires
9511.   COME TO KEYSTONE                                             October 31, 2012. The Aria certificate expires
                                                                     October 1, 2012, does not include tax or gratuity,
        With three unbelievable mountains, tons of
                                                                     and is not good in combination with any other
        outdoor adventures, and numerous fabulous
        dining excursions, it’s clear that Keystone is one
        of the finest places to experience the best of the                                         Value: $250.00
        Rocky Mountains. Enjoy this two-night stay at                                        Minimum Bid: $125.00
        the Four Diamond rated Keystone Lodge and
        Spa with your choice of two spa treatments or                Loews Denver Hotel, Denver, CO
        two rounds of golf. This certificate is valid                Aria - Inspired Cuisine, Denver, CO
        through October 1, 2012 and reservations must
        be made one month prior to arrival. High             9514.   LOVELY LOEWS
        occupancy times may be excluded.                             From the grand lobby to each of the 183
                                                                     guestrooms and suites, the Loews Denver Hotel is
                                       Value: $700.00
                                                                     architecturally beautiful and is reminiscent of an
                                 Minimum Bid: $350.00
                                                                     Italian villa combined with the allure of a
        Keystone Conference Sales, Broomfield, CO                    private mountain retreat. The guestrooms are
                                                                     lavishly appointed with plush furnishings and
9512.   SANTA FE GETAWAY                                             appealing décor all meant for relaxation and
        La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa is an ideal               rejuvenation. Enjoy this one-night stay with a
        Southwestern escape. When you visit La Posada                $25 food and beverage credit. This certificate is
        for your one-night stay in a relaxing classic king           valid only at the Denver location and is subject
        room, you will enjoy a rich variety of amenities,            to availability. Taxes and gratuities are not
        unique outdoor activities, and easy access to                included. Blackout dates may apply and the
        Santa Fe’s world-renowned shops and art                      certificate expires October 31, 2012.
        galleries. This Santa Fe getaway will relax,                                               Value: $200.00
        recharge, and revive you! This certificate expires                                   Minimum Bid: $100.00
        October 1, 2012 and is based on availability.
        Blackout dates do apply, the stay is not valid for           Loews Denver Hotel, Denver, CO
        festival weeks, and travel is not included.
                                       Value: $390.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $200.00
        La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa,
        A Rock Resort, Santa Fe, NM

9515.   SERENE NAPA VALLEY                                     9518.   EXPERIENCE ANOTHER WORLD
        Meadowood is an exquisite property that reflects               Small Luxury Hotels of the World invites you to
        the grace and beauty of California’s wine                      experience another world with a three-night stay
        country. Spend two nights with a guest, Sunday                 at any one of its worldwide properties. With over
        through Thursday, in one of their cottages, suites,            520 independent hotels in more than 70
        or lodges, which are nestled into the forested                 countries, the choice of experiences that Small
        hillside of a beautiful valley. At day’s end, you’ll           Luxury Hotels of the World offers is infinite.
        relish in the luxury of fresh, crisp linens and                Whether it is a romantic hideaway, safari lodge,
        fluffy down comforters. This offer is based on                 city sanctuary or spa retreat, with Small Luxury
        availability and is not valid for the months of                Hotels of the World you will encounter only the
        September or October. This certificate has no                  very best. Visit for more
        expiration date and travel is not included.                    information. Terms and conditions apply and
                                                                       are subject to availability. No travel is provided
                                      Value: $1,600.00
                                                                       with this offer.
                                 Minimum Bid: $800.00
                                                                                                   Value: $3,600.00
        Meadowood Napa Valley, Napa Valley, CA                                               Minimum Bid: $1,500.00
9516.   BLISS IN BROOMFIELD                                            Small Luxury Hotels of the World,
        Pamper yourself and a guest for one weekend                    New York, NY
        night in deluxe accomodations at the elegant
        Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield. Your            9519.   SORREL RIVER RANCH ROMANCE
        luxury package also includes breakfast for two in              Take a trip to Moab, Utah and experience the
        the Meritage or room service. Advanced                         ultimate romantic retreat at Sorrel River Ranch
        reservations are required and stay is subject to               Resort & Spa. You’ll be treated to the two-night
        availability. Blackout dates may apply. This                   “Red Rock Romance” package, which includes
        certificate expires October 1, 2012.                           two nights in a River View Deluxe King, a
                                       Value: $180.00                  fifty-minute couples massage at Sorrel River Spa,
                                                                       and a candlelit dinner for two in the River Grill
                                  Minimum Bid: $90.00
                                                                       Restaurant overlooking the famed Colorado
        Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield, CO                        River. This certificate expires October 1, 2012
                                                                       and is based on availability. Travel is not
9517.   RED MOUNTAIN RETREAT                                           included.
        Surrounded by the red sandstone and black lava                                              Value: $1,320.00
        rocks of Snow Canyon State Park, Red Mountain                                          Minimum Bid: $660.00
        Resort is the perfect escape for the outdoor
        enthusiast. Enjoy a three-day, two-night stay                  Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa, Moab, UT
        with the resort’s Essential Package. You’ll be
        treated to a deluxe room, three healthy meals          9520.   TABLE MOUNTAIN TIME
        per day, daily guided morning hikes, unlimited                 At Table Mountain Inn, the spirit of the West,
        fitness classes, healthy life classes and events,              the splendor of the mountains, and old fashioned
        personal discovery activities, cooking                         warm hospitality combine to form an
        demonstrations, and use of the resort’s pools,                 extraordinary Golden, Colorado hotel. The
        bicycles, walking trails, and strength and cardio              traditional Western/Southwestern décor and
        studios. This certificate expires October 31, 2012.            modern amenities create a combination that
                                      Value: $1,560.00                                                            ”
                                                                       results in a state of “convenient coziness. Enjoy
                                                                       these gift certificates for a one-night stay in a
                                 Minimum Bid: $780.00
                                                                       Grand King room with brunch for two.
        Red Mountain Resort, Ivins, UT                                 Certificates do not include gratuity and expire
                                                                       June 26, 2012.
                                                                                                     Value: $209.00
                                                                                               Minimum Bid: $100.00
                                                                       Table Mountain Inn, Golden, CO
                                                            TRAVEL 65

        Located just 15 minutes from Denver, discover a
        place where you can be your best. Relax, revive,
        and experience renewal at the Westin
        Westminster with this one-night weekend stay for
        two. The Westin Westminster offers the Heavenly
        Bed and Bath, mountain or park views, an
        indoor heated lap pool, and a sundeck. This
        certificate is good only at the Westminster
        location, is based on availability, is subject to
        possible blackout dates, and expires
        October 31, 2012.
                                      Value: $139.00
                                 Minimum Bid: $70.00
        Westin Westminster, Westminster, CO

 We express our sincere gratitude to the following donors whose
            generosity created our exciting auction:
3rd Avenue Studio, Denver, CO                           Erica Courtney, Los Angeles, CA
The 9th Door, Denver, CO                                Craig’s, West Hollywood, CA
A-1 Scuba & Travel Center, Englewood, CO                Pat Crofts, Denver, CO
a.testoni, New York, NY                                 Curious Theatre Company, Denver, CO
Abrusci’s Italian Eatery, Denver, CO                    Dana Davis, Beverly Hills, CA
Adventure Fit Inc., Longmont, CO                        David Alexander Design, Denver, CO
Ageless Aesthetics Medical Spa, Denver, CO              Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse, Greenwood Village, CO
Allucra Fine Arts/Alexandra Nechita, Sherman Oaks, CA   Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
American Airlines, Fort Worth, TX                       Denver Athletic Club, Denver, CO
Annie’s Café & Bar, Denver, CO                          Denver B-Cycle, Denver, CO
Apothecary Tinctura, Denver, CO                         Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO
Apres Dessert Bar at Generous Servings, Denver, CO      Denver Broncos Football Club, Denver, CO
Areaware, Brooklyn, NY                                  Denver Divers, Denver, CO
Aria – Inspired Cuisine, Denver, CO                     Denver Marriott City Center, Denver, CO
The Artisan Center, Denver, CO                          Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver, CO
Asian Treasures, Denver, CO                             The Denver Post, Denver, CO
Baby Blanket Music, New York, NY                        Denver Zoo, Denver, CO
Dr. Max and Dianne Bartlett, Denver, CO                 Dick’s Sporting Goods BolderBOULDER, Boulder, CO
Beatrice & Woodsley, Denver, CO                         Pem Dunn, Evergreen, CO
Beau Visage Skin Care & Spa, Greenwood Village, CO      Earl’s Kitchen & Bar, Denver, CO
Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA                  Elitch Gardens Theme Park, Denver, CO
The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, CA                   Enstrom Candies, Denver, CO
blablakids, Atlanta, GA                                 Faces First Center for Facial & Laser Surgery, Denver, CO
Blazing Adventures, Snowmass Village, CO                Facial Aesthetics Inc., Denver, CO
Boulder Marriott, Boulder, CO                           Fendi, Beverly Hills, CA
Britto Central, Miami Beach, FL                         Larry and Lori Finch, Lakewood, CO
Brook’s Steak House & Cellar, Greenwood Village, CO     Margie Folkestad, Centennial, CO
Buntport Theater Company, Denver, CO                    FOOD & WINE Magazine, New York, NY
Mike Burns, Littleton, CO                               Russ and Sally Frerichs, Denver, CO
Café Bisque, Lakewood, CO                               The Fresh Fish Co., Denver, CO
California Pizza Kitchen, Denver, CO                    Friend of CDF, Denver, CO
Canvas and Cocktails Southglenn, Centennial, CO         Fuse Marketing, Denver, CO
Canvas for the Cure, Hollywood, CA                      Gabriel’s Restaurant, Sedalia, CO
Deborah Carlson, Greenwood Village                      Grant Ordelheide Fine Art Photography, Denver, CO
Carol Nelson Fine Art, Aurora, CO                       Great American Beer Festival, Boulder, CO
Celebrity Tote Bags, Hollywood, CA                      Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club, Greenwood Village, CO
Linda Chase, Denver, CO                                 Gymboree, San Francisco, CA
The Cheesecake Factory, Boulder, CO                     Handbags for Hope, Beverly Hills, CA
The Cheesecake Factory, Littleton, CO                   Warren and Helen Hanks, Littleton, CO
Chinook Tavern, Greenwood Village, CO                   Debbie Harrington R.N., L.Ac.; at Acupuncture
The Chocolate Therapist, Littleton, CO                    at DET Creekside, Greenwood Village, CO
Sonia Chritton, Superior, CO                            Alexandra Hedison, Los Angeles, CA
Circa55, Beverly Hills, CA                              Beverly Hertler, Littleton, CO
Citron Bistro, Denver, CO                               Hippie Limo, Lafayette, CO
Coggeshall Design, Denver, CO                           Moreen Holzberg, Denver, CO
Colorado Baggage Co., Denver, CO                        Ho’oilo House, Lahaina, HI
Colorado Mountain Events LLC, Denver, CO                Hotel Jerome, A Rock Resort, Aspen, CO
Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver, CO                 Hotel Monaco, Denver, CO
Amy Conrad, Lakewood, CO                                Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York, New York, NY
Contage Salon, Denver, CO                               Shawn Hunter, Denver, CO
The Corner Office, Denver, CO                           Hyatt Regency at Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
                                                                                                           DONORS 67

Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, Denver, CO                 Pearl Paradise, Los Angeles, CA
Icon Lasik, Denver, CO                                       pediped, Alpharetta, GA
The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center, Englewood, CO     Pine Creek Clothing Co., Denver, CO
J. Alexander’s Restaurant, Nashville, TN                     Red Frog Events, Chicago, IL
Jennifer Porter Designs, Los Angeles, CA                     Red Mountain Resort, Ivins, UT
Jon D. Williams Cotillions, Denver, CO                       Rialto Café, Denver, CO
Kat Burki Inc., Westport, CT                                 Rodizio Grill, Sandy, UT
Keystone Conference Sales, Broomfield, CO                    Loree Rodkin, Beverly Hills, CA
Kinetic Fitness Studio, Denver, CO                           Romano’s Italian Restaurant, Highlands Ranch, CO
kokopax, Alpharetta, GA                                      Don and Jan Rosen, Greenwood Village, CO
Kroenke Sports Charities, Denver, CO                         Sandra Ross & Associates Inc., Greenwood Village, CO
Kyer Castlewood Portrait Arts, Parker, CO                    Rotors of the Rockies, Broomfield, CO
La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa, A Rock Resort,           Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Canon City, CO
   Santa Fe, NM                                              Saddle Up! Foundation, Parker, CO
Landmark Theatres, Los Angeles, CA                           Sanctuary Golf Course, Sedalia, CO
Kay Lee, Beverly Hills, CA                                   Shanahan’s, Denver, CO
Dr. Meg Lemon, Greenwood Village, CO                         Simmons Jewelry Co., New York, NY
Life After Loss Coaching, Denver, CO                         SkyVenture Colorado, Lone Tree, CO
Little Feet, Denver, CO                                      SkyWatch, Manhattan Beach, CA
The Little Flower Market, Denver, CO                         Small Luxury Hotels of the World, New York, NY
Lowes Denver Hotel, Denver, CO                               Snooze, Centennial, CO
Lone Tree Police Department, Lone Tree, CO                   Sorrel RiverRanch Resort & Spa, Moab, UT
Los Angeles Lakers, El Segundo, CA                           Dr. Kimberly Stone at Colorado Skin Care, Englewood, CO
Lucky Strike Lanes, Denver, CO                               Studio E Salon and Spa, Littleton, CO
LULU DK, New York, NY                                        The Summit Steakhouse, Aurora, CO
Maggiano’s Little Italy, Englewood, CO                       Sushi Tora, Boulder, CO
Sharon Magness Blake and Ernie Blake, Englewood, CO          Swarovski, New York, NY
Bill Maher, Studio City, CA                                  Table Mountain Inn, Golden, CO
Manhattan Toy, Minneapolis, MN                               Tadashi Shoji, Vernon, CA
McCormick’s Fish House & Bar, Denver, CO                     Tahona Tequila Bistro, Boulder, CO
Kimberly McDonald, New York, NY                              Tall Grass Aveda Spa & Salon, Evergreen, CO
McNeil Designer Portraits, Littleton, CO                     Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO
Meadowood Napa Valley, Napa Valley, CA                       Team Type 1, Atlanta, GA
The Melting Pot of Littleton, Littleton, CO                  The Tended Thicket, Denver, CO
Mici Handcrafted Italian, Denver, CO                         Terra Bella Landscape Architects, Denver, CO
Michael’s Restaurant, New York, NY                           Todd Reed Inc., Boulder, CO
Milton H. Greene/MHG Archives, Beverly Hills, CA             Tooks Hats, Boulder, CO
Monique Lhuiller, Inc., Los Angeles, CA                      Tropicana Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Mosci Boutique, Destin, FL                                   Underwater Phantaseas, Greenwood Village, CO
Andy Moses, Venice, CA                                       Wallaroo Hat Company, Boulder, CO
MYKITA North America, West Orange, NJ                        Waterworks Car Wash, Denver, CO
Na Hoku, Hawaii’s Finest Jewelers Since 1924, Honolulu, HI   Westin Westminster, Westminster, CO
Neiman Marcus, Denver, CO                                    White Fence Farm Family Restaurant, Lakewood, CO
Nike, Inc. Beaverton, OR                                     Duane Wiens, Centennial, CO
Ocean Prime, Denver, CO                                      William Crow Jewelers, Denver, CO
Oliver Goldsmith Sunglasses, London, England                 The Wizard’s Chest, Denver, CO
Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield, CO                      WristWrocks, Bellingham, WA
Opus Restaurant, Littleton, CO                               XIV Karats, Beverly Hills, CA
Jenny Packham, London, England                               Yampah Spa & Vapor Caves, Glenwood Springs, CO
Paradise Pen Company, Denver, CO
Paramount Studios, Hollywood, CA
Park Meadows Shopping Center, Lone Tree, CO
Pasta Pasta Pasta, Denver, CO
Peace and Love Jewelry by Nancy Davis, Beverly Hills, CA
Peak Entertainment at 1st Bank Center, Broomfield, CO

                                   The Auction Rules
1. Providing your bidder number and swiping a bid constitutes a binding contract between you and the Carousel
Ball. All sales are final and there will be no refunds.

2. The Silent Auction will begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. on October 1, 2011. The Silent Auction will close at 8:30
p.m., according to the official Auction clock. The closing bid will be certified by an Auction official and constitutes
the winning bid.

3. All gifts in the Silent Auction are listed on the bidding terminals. Persons desiring to bid must do so by swiping
their bid card or entering their phone number into the bidding system and designating their final bid.

4. There will be no occurrence of a contested item, as all bidding is done electronically and bids are tracked to the

5. Each increase in bid must be for at least the amount indicated as the minimum raise per item. Bids are to be
raised in increments of $10.00 for items of minimum bid value under $500.00, $25.00 for items of minimum bid
value over $500.00, $50.00 for items of minimum bid value over $1,000.00 and $100.00 for items of minimum bid
value over $5,000.00.

6. Every effort will be made to notify winners the evening of the event or directly thereafter. All items must be paid
for by cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express the night of the event. If necessary, shipping
costs are at the expense of the winner. Winners must have the purchase receipt as proof of payment in order to
receive their items.

7. Reservations for all trips must be mutually arranged with the donor. All trips are subject to availability.

8. Tax, tip and beverages are generally not included in restaurant gift certificates, unless it is otherwise indicated.

9. Gift certificates and trips must be used within the expiration date.

10. The Auction Committee has endeavored to catalog and describe the Auction items correctly, but all items are
sold “as is, and the Auction Committee neither warrants, nor represents, and shall in no event be responsible for
the correctness of description, or genuineness, authorship, provenance or condition of the items. No statement
contained in the Catalog, or made orally at the Auction, or elsewhere shall be deemed to be such a warranty,
representation or assumption of liability.

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local sales tax for physical items.

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