December 2002

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Only the Best - Open your wallet as wide as your heart and show your holiday spirit in unforgettable fashion. Our impossibly upscale holiday gift guide offers 15 great ideas. By Keith Bush.
Photography by Ethan Kaminsky.

Destinations — If you have the bucks, Mitch Willey has Time & Place. By Steven Biller.

The Buzz — By Nelson Aspen.

Icebreaker — Twin passions come together for pathologist By Keith Bush.


Liquid Jewels

Elegant and perfect in itself, Champagne goes with almost everything — especially celebrations. Writer Ellen Kanner explains how to choose a bottle and imbibe in style. Photography by Patrick Olson/Kaminsky Productions.

Wild Nights

It’s twinkle time at The Living Desert. We go behind the scenes at WildLights and reveal what it takes to plug in the desert’s grandest holiday light show of all. By Ellen Paris.

Spectacular, Spectacular

Armed with red velvet, gold lamé, daring ornaments and lights by the thousand, Philip Colavito and Dean Seymour of Roco Design answer Palm Springs Life’s call to deck out Liberace’s former Las Palmas estate for the most festive season of the year. By Jeff Atwell. Photography by Ethan Kaminsky.
Palm Springs Life

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Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.