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The Case for Black

Many designers won’t touch it for desert living. But when used smartly and sparingly, always-chic black proves there’s no reason to be afraid of the dark.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design, Real Estate

Many desert designers won’t touch black. But when used smartly and sparingly like at The Hideaway proves there’s no reason to be afraid of the dark.

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Tearing Down the Walls

Enlisted to customize a “big-box” house in a planned community, designer Sean Gaston took one look at the 1970s building with its ’80s interior and called in a demo crew.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design, Real Estate

Enlisted to customize a house at The Springs in Rancho Mirage, designer Sean Gaston took one look at the 1970s building and called in a demo crew.

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Holiday Hideaway

Vacation rental properties with a gourmet kitchen offer a comfortable way to entertain at home — just not your home.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design

Vacation rental properties with a gourmet kitchen, like from Oranj Palm Vacation Homes, offer a comfortable way to entertain at home — just not your home.

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The Big Day

Personal touches and thoughtful details sweetened the moment at nine outstanding venues.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Weddings Planner

Personal touches and thoughtful details sweetened the moment for each of these couples at nine weddings in Palm Springs and surrounding desert cities.