March 2014

Articles

Fashion Rewind

Fashion Rewind

This month — in the spirit of Fashion Week El Paseo — we take a fun look back at the styles featured in the pages of vintage Palm Springs Life magazines
As Christian Dior, the fashion designer of the late 1940s and ’50s, stated, “Simplicity, good taste, and grooming are the three fundamentals of good dressing.”
Entertainment Enclave

Entertainment Enclave

Poolside cocktail parties. Back-lawn croquet. Tennis matches between friends. These are the images conjured when one pictures the perfect Palm Springs home.
Couture On Point

Couture On Point

Ballet-inspired looks from international designer Zang Toi’s spring 2014 collection have an ethereal aesthetic that radiate elegance and luxury.
Shop: Haute Treasure Hunter

Shop: Haute Treasure Hunter

Vintage clothing aficionado William Miller curates an upscale collection for his uptown boutique.
Vintage clothing aficionado William Miller curates an upscale collection for his uptown boutique.
March 2014 Horoscope: A Time to Review and Realign

March 2014 Horoscope: A Time to Review and Realign

Retrograde Mars lingers in Libra through late July. During this time, alliances are challenged and the balance of power is precarious.
Market Watch — Fundamental Change

Market Watch — Fundamental Change

Increase In Net Worth Bodes Well For The Coachella Valley
Increase In Net Worth Bodes Well For The Coachella Valley
Reigning Rafa Returns

Reigning Rafa Returns

A chat with 2013 BNP Paribas Open champion Rafael Nadal
His dark eyes never stray from the ball during a rally. No. 1 in the world — again — Rafael Nadal is a fluid portrait of fitness, intensity, and focus.
Style: Painting the Town Red

Style: Painting the Town Red

French footwear designer Christian Louboutin, renowned for his signature red sole, makes his debut in palm desert with a vibrant and colorful spring collection.
French footwear designer Christian Louboutin, renowned for his signature red sole, makes his debut in palm desert with a vibrant and colorful spring collection.
Modern Redux

Modern Redux

A Palm Springs couple goes with the flow after discovering the original blueprints to their house.
When Sean Gaston and his partner Jim Jewell first viewed what would become their next Palm Springs home, it was more a case of falling in love with potential than love at first sight.
The 2014 BNP Paribas Open: Bigger, Better, Best

The 2014 BNP Paribas Open: Bigger, Better, Best

Indian Wells Tennis Garden’s expansion promises continued excellence for the 400,000-plus fans expected to attend the prestigious tournament.
Indian Wells Tennis Garden’s expansion promises continued excellence for the 400,000-plus fans expected to attend the prestigious tournament.
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Promotions + Contests

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couple’s getaway
90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Each month, a first place winner will be selected to win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!And, each month, three additional runners up will be selected to win a wonderful Palm Springs area Dining certificate!
2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
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.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.