Roswitha Kima Smale

If Boulders Had Rolled

A world traveler finds like-minded designers to transform her Spanish Colonial estate in Palm Springs, and massive rocks define the spaces.

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

World traveler Roswitha Kima Smale finds like-minded designers to transform her Palm Springs estate, and massive rocks define the spaces.

kirk douglas house palm springs

Path of Glory

The Wexler & Harrison-designed Kirk Douglas Residence undergoes a thoughtful renovation by friends of the family.

Emily Chavous Current PSL, Home & Design, Real Estate

Designed in 1954 by Donald Wexler and Richard Harrison, the Kirk Douglas Residence sits on three-quarters of an acre in Palm Springs’ storied Old Las Palmas neighborhood. PHOTOGRAPHS BY DAN CHAVKIN Michael Budman was thumbing through the day’s edition of New York Post when he learned of the sale. “Own Kirk Douglas’ former Palm Springs pad for $3.4M,” the Page