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Culinary Escapades

Fresh Agave in Palm Desert is among the newcomers to Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week.

Erin Peters Restaurants, Watch & Listen - Restaurants

Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week celebrates the Coachella Valley’s dining scene, spotlighting new culinary styles and mouthwatering desert dishes, June 2–11. Specialty prix-fixe menus with lower price points make this a popular time to dine out for visitors and locals hungry to try a new restaurant (or an old favorite). Enjoy coursed lunches for $15, $20, or $25 per person,

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Fashion Week El Paseo Cuts Loose, March 18, 2017

Susan Stein Social Scene

The 12th annual Fashion Week El Paseo, produced by Palm Springs Life, officially began with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on opening night. Frank Jones, Palm Springs Life publisher and president of Desert Publications Inc., invited Palm Desert dignitaries including Mayor Jan Harnik and city council members, to a private tour of the Fashion Week tents, audiovisual facilities, and backstage areas. Newscaster

Keys in front door of home

The Real Deal

Has the Coachella Valley 
finally recovered
 from the real estate free fall of 2011? 
There may be reason 
for cautious 
optimism.

Mona de Crinis Real Estate

Coachella Valley’s housing market presents a complex tapestry threaded with often unpredictable conditions and a richly mottled inventory reflective of nine cities with nine singular temperaments. Woven into this delicate fabric are key qualities specific to valley real estate — distinctive architectural styles, diverse lifestyles, comparative affordability, and a global reputation as a resort destination — that provide resilience and

adam lippes

Rhapsody in Neutrals, Fabric, and Skin

The beautifully wearable fashions by Adam Lippes were the artistic highlight of Fashion Week El Paseo's opening night.

Emily Black Fashion Week El Paseo

This story may be missing a lede because instead of attending the opening night party of the 2017’s Fashion Week El Paseo, my husband insisted we stop en route at Catalan in Rancho Mirage for red wine, smoked octopus, and wedge salads. I was a little grumpy about missing the bedecked throngs milling about, cocktails in hand, in all their

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Amore Mio at Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers, Feb. 8, 2017

Site Staff Social Scene

Leeds & Son presented a fun-filled Happy Hour of shopping new jewelry collections, delicious Italian wine, and aperitivos. A special show by Marco Bicego and other designers captivated the attendees, who enjoyed the wonderful Italian spirit of the night and were fully engaged with the Leeds & Son staff of experts. A collection of beautiful Maserati vehicles welcomed guests to

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The Shops on El Paseo Welcome Oliver Peoples and Souliers

Two new stores add to the world-class shopping experience on El Paseo in Palm Desert.

Site Staff El Paseo, Shopping Sponsored Content

For head to toe style, The Shops on El Paseo, Palm Desert, welcomes Oliver Peoples and Souliers to its roster of world-renowned designer boutiques and inviting restaurants.  Oliver Peoples offers quality eyewear in timeless designs inspired by the SoCal lifestyle. Their eyewear and sunglasses have framed many famous faces from Reese Witherspoon and Robert Downey Jr. to Bill Bob Thornton