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Colorado Homes & Lifestyles is always on the lookout for stunning homes, from luxurious high-country retreats to smart urban spaces, in styles ranging from traditional to mountain modern. We are always eager to receive a wide variety of home submissions and story ideas, which enables us to produce the best magazine possible.

2023 EDITORIAL CALL FOR ENTRIES

MARCH/APRIL 2023
– Mountain Style
The CH&L List — Top Architects
– Focus on Furniture
Deadline: December 9, 2022, 5 PM

MAY/JUNE 2023
– Outdoor Living
The CH&L List — Top Landscape Designers
Deadline: February 6, 2023, 5 PM

JULY/AUGUST 2023
– Home of the Year
– Art Matters
Deadline: April 3, 2023, 5 PM

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2023
– The Kitchen Issue
– Spotlight on Lighting
Deadline: TBD

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2023
– The Fabulous List
– Made in Colorado Gift Guide
– People’s Choice Top Rooms in 2023
Deadline: TBD

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2024
– The Remodel Issue
– The CH&L List — Top Kitchen & Interior Designers
– Best Baths
Deadline: TBD

HOME FEATURES

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2022 July/August home feature

CRITERIA FOR CONSIDRATION

– Home cannot be for sale or about to go on the market.
– Home must be privately owned; no model or spec homes, please.
– Submission must include photos of exterior, kitchen, baths, master suite and any other bedrooms, great room/living room, dining area, and any other distinctive interior or exterior details.
– Home must be unpublished.

HOW TO SUBMIT A HOME FEATURE

1. Ensure that the project has been unpublished.
2. Title your email to awards@chlml.com: Pitch for Colorado Homes & Lifestyles
3. In the body of the email provide a brief synopsis (1-2 paragraphs) of the project or story idea.
4. Attach a completed entry form.
5. Attach a completed Homeowners Release.
6. Provide multiple high res images of the exterior, main living areas, kitchen, dining room, bedrooms, bathrooms, and other interesting spaces (indoor and outdoor) via Google Drive link or Dropbox. We will not consider submissions in which we must download images to view them.

Send ONE PROJECT per email to: awards@chlml.com Projects MUST be unpublished to be considered! If you wish to send multiple projects, send your best FIVE (separately). Any more, and we are inundated with material to sift through. 

PLEASE NOTE:

– CH&L continuously reviews editorial submissions throughout the year. Our minimum lead time for editorial consideration is 3-4 months before publish date. For example, if you’d like to be considered for the August issue, please submit your idea no later than early May.
– CH&L prefers first-time exclusivity and reserves the right to cancel pending stories if found to be a duplication; please do not submit your story ideas to multiple publications simultaneously.
– Consideration can take up to 6 months; CH&L will respond to the submitter either way. Please feel free to follow up at reasonable intervals via email.
– We cannot guarantee when a story will run.
– Advertising with CH&L has no bearing on whether or not your project/product will be featured editorially.

DEPARTMENT STORIES

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July/August 2022 By the Book department story

CRITERIA FOR CONSIDRATION

– Home cannot be for sale or about to go on the market.
– Home must be privately owned; no model or spec homes, please.
– Project can be an entire home or individual spaces, such as kitchens, baths, home offices, wine cellars, home theatres, etc.

HOW TO SUBMIT A DEPARTMENT STORY

1. Title your email to awards@chlml.com: Pitch for Colorado Homes & Lifestyles
2. Provide a brief synopsis (1-2 paragraphs) of the story idea and which department you would like to be considered for.
3. Identify location and contact information for all professionals involved.
4. Indicate if the project has already been professionally photographed. If high-res images are available, please send via Google Drive link or Dropbox. We will not consider submissions in which we must download images to view them.
5. Attach a completed entry form if pitch involves a residential home.
6. Attach a completed Homeowners Release if pitch involves a residential home.

Send ONE PROJECT per email to: awards@chlml.com Projects MUST be unpublished to be considered! If you wish to send multiple projects, send your best FIVE (separately). Any more, and we are inundated with material to sift through. 

 

THE 2023 CH&L LIST

CH&L invites you to submit nominations for The CH&L List. Please attach an entry form in an email to awards@chlml.com. *Note that in order to be considered, the company must have an active website.

The CH&L List — Top Architects
Deadline
: December 9, 2022, 5 PM

The CH&L List — Top Landscape Designers
Deadline
: February 6, 2023, 5 PM

HOME OF THE YEAR

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2022 July/August Home of the Year feature

CH&L invites you to submit nominations for Home of the Year. Check out the guidelines here, then attach an entry form in an email to awards@chlml.com.