FEATURES Viva Ann-Margret! - From Bye Bye Birdie to Las Vegas and beyond, the entertainer’s lengthy career proves the staying power of her talent and appeal. By DeAnn Lubell. Photography by Michael Childers. The Power of Fashion - Fashion Week El Paseo’s feature designer, Eduardo Lucero, creates “special occasions” gowns for the back yard and the red carpet. By Jorie Parr. Letter Perfect - Our sneak peek at the feminine, sexy, timeless, and wearable dresses in the Spring 2008 collection by Eduardo Lucero. Photography by James Jaeger. Fashion Director/Stylist: Susan Stein. The Court as Stage - At the top of his game, Novak Djokovic will play to the Indian Wells Tennis Garden crowd in his second Pacific Life Open. By Joel Drucker. Wise Guys in Class - Well-heeled men strive to bring back the elegance of a bygone era. By Scott Brassart. Photography by Mark Davidson. ON THE COVER Ann-Margret. Photography by Michael Childers DEPARTMENTS Editor’s Letter Psst! - Golf for the troops; the cutting edge of ice cream; arming Marines with video cameras; and the inaugural Palm Springs Food & Wine Festival. Plus: Intelligencer. By Janice Kleinschmidt and Carissa Haak. In Store - Embrace the great outdoors with an appropriate setting. By Ellen Paris. Wheels - Check the power meter: The sleek, $1.2 million Bugatti Veyron can light up a small town. By Pat Devereux. Photography by Andrew Yeadon. Wealth - Enter the highly touted world of IPOs with caution. By Ellen Paris. Wine - Master Sommeliers can identify six varietals, their origins, and vintages in 25 minutes. By Janice Kleinschmidt. Detours - San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas cast their lures with distinctive style. By Sharon Apfelbaum. Sand to Sea - The social circuit. By Gloria Greer. Horoscope - Unruly skies rule. By Sherryl Nova. SPECIAL SECTIONS Luxe Living - A guide to new residential developments in the Coachella Valley. McCallum Theatre Program
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 Janice Kleinschmidt.