The 2013 Denver Designer Show House, a benefit for Children’s Hospital Colorado, opened with a preview party for committee members, sponsors, designers and others. The 1927 Arts & Crafts home, built for businessman/philanthropist Henry Porter, is open for public tours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The address is 919 Vine St. and tickets are $20 at the door. Read more about the 2013 Denver Designer Show House in Joanne Davidson’s RSVP.

Committee member Amy Halvorsen speaks with guest room designer Anuschka Pashel in the guest bedroom. Steve Peterson, Special to The Denver Post