West Elm Palm Springs store front

Palm Springs

Hip, cool, and happening – Palm Springs embodies a modern renaissance.

Judith Salkin Vision

Since the late 1800s when this valley was touted as a place to heal body and soul, Palm Springs has drawn visitors in droves to marvel at its mountain vistas and immerse themselves in the desert’s magic. Today the magic isn’t just about Palm Springs’ reputation for healing serenity; it’s about the city’s evolution into one of the most happening



The 21st century is seen as a blend of history, culture, and progress.

Judith Salkin Vision

In the early years of the 20th century, Indio was a water stop for the Southern Pacific Railroad, little more than a dot on the desert landscape. To lure farmers and shopkeepers to the desert, the railroad printed a booklet extolling the virtues of the arid oasis and offered land at dirt cheap prices. Fast-forward about 110 years and Indio,

Modernism Week double-decker bus

Do It Like DoCoMoMo

A sneak peek at Modernism Week’s fall preview.

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In October the desert hits a seasonal high and presents one of fall’s most anticipated events: Modernism Week’s Fall Preview Weekend. It’s a miniversion of February’s 11-day event, showcasing some of the tours, shows, lectures, and parties that are often
 sold out at the winter show. This fall’s preview weekend is Friday through Sunday, Oct. 21-23. “It started out as

Modern Love

Like Modernism Week but hate crowds? 
Modernism Week Fall Preview was made for you

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Modernism Week Fall Preview gives attendees a chance to participate in the mini event without the larger crowds.

Back to Midcentury

Greater Palm Springs is home to boutique hotels celebrating Desert Modern 
in their essence and décor. Why not try one out for a night or two?

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Greater Palm Springs offers an array of midcentury experiences starting with where you lay your head each night.

5 Ways to Keep Them Safe

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From pet safety, emergency care tips, what foods to avoid, crafting a disaster plan that includes your pet, and how to keep an eye on your pet remotely, here are five ways to keep your pet out of harms way.

Wild About Our Animals

Modern pet care now includes everything from home-cooked organic meals to massages and acupuncture

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We’re a nation of pet lovers, and we’re willing to prove it by opening our wallets to pay for the best pet food and vet care possible in the Greater Palm Springs area.