FEATURES Family Guy - Developer Michael Meldman brings star power to luxury residential clubs. By Kathy Strong. Photography by David Leslie Anthony. From Sand to Sea - Ted Lennon follows luxury living from the desert to the ocean. By Ellen Paris. Photography by Michael Segal. Acting on a Crush - Kurt Russell turns his love for drinking wine into a passion for making it. By Janice Kleinschmidt. Photography by Isaac Hernández. The Passionate Collectors and the Billion-Dollar Gift - The Annenbergs bought what they loved, assembling a world-class collection of art — and then giving it away for all to see. By Tim Kane and Steven Biller. Respite for 2,650-Mile Trekkers - Traveling from Mexico to Canada, weary hikers take a break in Snow Creek. By Ann Japenga. Photography by Tom Brewster. A Bright, Sunshiny Day - Elements of gracious desert living blossom at the Ship of the Desert house of Trina Turk and Jonathan Skow. By Erin Weinger. Photography by Chris Miller. Fashion Week El Paseo 2011 - A day-by-day review of styles that graced the runways and attracted record crowds. By Erin Weinger. Photography by Gary Bindman, Adrianne Bonadfede, Gregg Felsen, and Gerry Maceda. ON THE COVER: Ship of the Desert. Photography by Chris Miller. DEPARTMENTS Editor’s Letter - There are rays of optimism for premium real estate. By Steven Biller. PSST! - Thermal Motorsports Track and Club, Barbara Keller, and more. By Janice Kleinschmidt and Kimberly Nichols. Wealth - With inventory high and prices low, luxurious properties find eager buyers. By Ellen Paris. The Social Life - Parties, openings, fundraisers, and other events. By Gloria Greer. Horoscope - Common sense goes up in flames. By Sherryl Nova. SPECIAL SECTIONS Neighborhoods & Golf Communities of the Desert Resorts - A guide to luxury communities and golf courses, presented by HK Lane. Coldwell Banker - An at-a-glance chart of country clubs and their golf courses.
Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide - The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resort Communities Convention and Visitors Authority. Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the desert. Edited by Mona de Crinis.