FEATURES Modern Love - Aficionados swoon over the midcentury qualities that prevail in today’s design. By Allison Engel. The Sweetest Seduction - Far sexier than kelp, this stuff satisfies and keeps you in deliciously good health. By Ellen Kanner. Heavy Metal - The signature elements in Denise Robergé jewelry cast the renaissance woman a 22K legacy. By Shellie Karabell. Where Chefs Roam - When they’re free from their own range, culinary professionals enjoy other restaurants. By Pamela Bieri. A Light From Nowhere - A big, flat sign fades into dusk at the home of National Chloride Co. of America — and art flickers in the darkest desert. By Mark Christensen. ON THE COVER Mrs. William Krisel in front of the Alexander Residence, Royal Desert Palms, 1957. Copyright © J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman Photography Archive Research Library at the Getty Research Institute. DEPARTMENTS PSL Online - News from palmspringslife.com. Letter to the Editor First Takes - Falconry in the High Desert; customized swimming pools for specialized interests; a new place to stay fit at Mission Hills; and furniture with a higher purpose. By Janice Kleinschmidt, Elizabeth Schmitt, and Lisa Marie Rovito. Wheels - Carmakers unveil their finest new designs (and a few duds) at the L.A. Auto Show. By Mark Christensen. Photography by Andrew Yeadon. Galleries - Eberhard Hueckstaedt at The Hart Gallery, Modern masters at Eleonore Austerer Gallery, and Don Kracke at The Wright Image. By Steven Biller. Wine - Champagne houses make carbon dioxide fun. By Janice Kleinschmidt. Wealth - Pass on the ABCs of money management. By Ellen Paris. Rear View - Once upon a time, a teacher built a storybook house in Snow Creek. By Ann Japenga. Datebook - Special events and promotions. Valley Observer - Follies, triumphs, and close calls. By Hank Stokes. Sand to Sea - The social circuit. By Gloria Greer. Horoscope - Mercury breaks out. By Sherryl Nova. SPECIAL SECTIONS Home - Children’s Discovery Home Tour of the Desert. Edited by Lisa Marie Rovito. El Paseo Catalogue - The ultimate guide to El Paseo, Palm Desert’s avenue of elegance.
Desert Guide - The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority. Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the desert. Edited by Joan Page McKenna.