The finale evening of Fashion Week El Paseo presented the looks of designer Gemma Kahng
Fade to black. The lights went dark under The Big White Tent to mark the start of Gemma Kahng’s haute couture collection as Saxony Fashion Week El Paseo 2015 rounded out its last night. The evening benefited Fashion Group International Palm Springs.
Desert audiences have always been among her favorites
With vibrant purple hair, pink and purple high heels, and delightfully blinged out cat eye glasses, Dame Edna Everage’s no holds barred approach to life has kept audiences in stitches for almost 50 years.
Saxony Fashion Week El Paseo showcased the recent grads of FIDM and the future stars of tomorrow’s fashion industry in the designers’ 2015 debut
The premier couture collections from students attending the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising was an expression of their appreciation for the FIDM program and owning their personal creative perspectives.
This tourney is stacked, with competitors ranging from the LPGA's youth movement to some of the game's most honored champions
As the Dinah Shore Tournament Course at Mission Hills Country Club hosts the 44th annual playing of the ANA Inspiration, golf's first major of the season is sporting what may be the greatest field in the event's storied history.
Jumping eight spots from last year, the City of Palm Springs has received the 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards by TripAdvisor for Top 10 Destinations in the U.S., ranking No. 9, according to the annual ranking.
Star designers showcase their creations while mingling with fashionistas and fans
The Project Runway Trunk Show under the Big White Tent marks one of the top experiences at Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo featuring designers Michelle Lesniak, Dom Streater, Patricia Michaels, and Daniel Esquivel.
Local retailers rocked the Big White Tent during the third night of Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo 2015, bringing out their best of Spring ready to wear
With well-known keyboardist Rami Jaffee and his all-star cover band, Bitch, providing a musical background that enlivened the room, the Shops on El Paseo rocked Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo 2015.
Dogs strut the catwalk in canine couture from designer Lola Teigland to benefit animals in need
Every dog has his day, and that day was March 22 at Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo 2015’s Le Chien. The event highlighted some of the cutest creatures swathed in canine couture ever to take the stage.
Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo 2015 came to life with the commencement of its 10th Anniversary opening celebration March 21 under The Big White Tent in the heart of the desert’s most illustrious shopping district, El Paseo.
Love is fulfilling. Yet what it inspires in us is not an antecedent truth born of nature and culture but the creative excitement of who we may become. It is a splendor. A receptivity. An attending to. A bond. A promise.
Singer Drake Bell will help kick off her line on opening night
Astrella Leitch's collection of luxury T-shirts with iconic album imagery and musical delighters will be on display when Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo opens March 21 for eight straight nights of fashionista frivolity.
Jaffee's history with Palm Springs area dates back to his childhood
Rami Jaffee brings a hefty musical resume of playing with the Wallflowers and Foo Fighters, and he and his all-star band will rock Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo on March 23 during "El Paseo Runway Night."
Los Angeles designer participated in the very first Fashion Week event 10 years ago
Kevan Hall, who is part of a group of designers that shaped Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo into one of the top fashion shows in the country, returns to the desert to showcase his ladies line of golf outfits.
Bolshoi star will curate ballerina standouts Maria Kowroski and Veronika Part
David Hallberg, the first American ever to be chosen as principal dancer for the Bolshoi, will curate two highpower ballerinas, Maria Kowroski and Veronika Part, during the Festival of the Desert on March 18 at Sunnylands.
His technological breakthrough brought live action to genre of films
Innovator Robert Drew changed the world with his vision for a “portable camera with sync-sound,” and his pioneering film, “Primary,” will screen during the American Documentary Film Festival, March 26-30, in Palm Springs.
Micky Dolenz once rode the polo grounds in Coachella
It’s been almost 50 years since Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork were cast in a television show called, The Monkees, which became a springboard for the group's success that continues to resonate with audiences
Sarabella Tuscan Jars have been placed at some of the swankiest international establishments such as Napa Valley’s Ferrari Carano Winery, and you can find them at this year's Food & Wine Palm Desert, March 27-29.
"I dress them like stylish humans, so we see them as equals"
Designer Lola Teigland is coming to Palm Desert for the very first time to style the fabulous models featured in the Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo 2015 tribute to canine couture, Le Chien, on March 22 in Palm Desert.
OperaArts, a non-profit organization dedicated to presenting quality Opera and operetta performances to Coachella Valley residents, presents this year’s free Festival of Opera & Art repertoire March 22 in Palm Desert.
Shot selection, accuracy are important to success at Mission Hills Country Club course
The Dinah Shore Tournament Course at Mission Hills Country Club remains a timeless piece of excellence amidst a new sponsor, name change, and new defending champion heading into this year's LPGA event in Rancho Mirage.
Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo inspires Palm Desert restaurants to create their best-styled plates
Even the most die-hard fashion show fans need to take a break from Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo and make a run to refuel. For the “best-styled plates” on El Paseo, strut in to any of these dining destinations and strike a pose.
Stay within walking distance of the biggest fashionista event in the desert
The Mojave Resort, a 24 room boutique hotel built in the 1940s in midcentury modern style, sits within walking distance of Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo in Palm Desert a week dedicated to everything fashionista.
Packed ballroom at JW Marriott Desert Springs sing along with Eagles, Little River Band stars
The Jam Session at Patrick Warburton's Celebrity Golf Tournament Weekend turned into a sing-a-long as stars from the past, like the Eagles' Don Felder and Little River Band's Wayne Nelson, sang songs everyone knew.
Identical twins have been playing together since age 6
Barely indistinguishable from one another, save for a slight height edge to one and left versus right handedness, the California born and bred Bryan brothers come home to play in their favorite tournament, the BNP Paribas Open.
How film changes your wedding pics and why you should consider it
Film photography is expensive, laborious, and requires intense focus, but it also happens to be wedding photographer Katie McGihon’s preferred medium for the timeless images it produces in the Greater Palm Springs area.
Modernism Week fund-raising efforts help put architectural gem on spot across from Palm Springs Art Museum
Albert Frey’s 1931 Aluminaire House is coming to Palm Springs, says Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet, who took the opportunity to make that announcement at a special event during Modernism Week last month
Barry Minniefield has his musical dream come true on hit NBC show
Coachella Valley singer Barry Minniefield hasn’t quite found a signature style of his own, but he has attracted the attention of Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine, who chose him during "The Voice's" blind audition.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is beneficiary of what is now a 4-day stay in Greater Palm Springs area
A warm desert welcome for the Patrick Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament has seen it grow and evolve into a four-day event to create greater exposure for its benefactor - St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.
Los Angeles modeling head Kenya Knight has teamed up with co-founder Taib Lofti to preview Soukie Modern, the tandem's line of vintage Moroccan rugs, wedding blankets, pillows, and more at its Pop-up Party March 7 in Palm Springs.
Documentary reveals the person who may have been lost amidst media frenzy surrounding his horrific death
Through the film, “Matt Shepard Is A Friend of Mine,” Michele Josue has found a way to share the real Matthew Shepard with audiences beyond the attention his horrific death brought to hate crimes and LGBT rights.
Letter to Anita: Love, Loss, Forgiveness, and the Pink Triangle of Motherhood
Documentary filmmaker Andrea Meyerson didn’t plan on making a documentary about lesbian activist Ronni Sanlo and the devastating custody loss of her two young children — a tangential casualty of Anita Bryant’s virulent war against Florida homosexuals during the late 1970s.
Film explores our relationship with animals, ecosystems, and each other
Visually stunning and deeply provocative, Sylvie Rokab’s documentary "Love Thy Nature" deftly challenges the age-old notion that we, as a species, enjoy full dominion over the Earth and its creatures to use (and abuse) for our comfort and pleasure.