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Throw a Sizzling Summer Cocktail Party

Throw a Sizzling Summer Cocktail Party

Throw a Sizzling Summer Cocktail Party Raise your glasses high – cocktail parties are the toast of this summer’s entertaining. Don’t know where to start? Think barware, which is nearly as hot as the rising temperatures. That’s why we turned to designer Julie Robbins from Replacements, Ltd., the world’s largest retailer of vintage and current...
Fit and Flower-y

Fit and Flower-y

Fit and Flower-y By Casey Arasa   For four years, Roberto Gonzalez was the go-to floral designer at Oprah’s Harpo Studios. Since the show’s end, Roberto has launched his own company, Robert James Events, where he has designed flowers for the likes of Jennifer Hudson, Julia Roberts, Barbara Walters, Shania Twain, and President Obama. “Designing...
White Party Palm Springs 2017

White Party Palm Springs 2017

Jeffrey Sanker Designs White Party Palm Springs 2017 with Maximum Exposure SPF: Sun, Parties and FUN! By Jason Kelly   Sun Worshippers rejoice! White Party Palm Springs 2017 happens the weekend of May 5-8, right at the start of peak tanning season in that magical California desert oasis.   Producer Jeffrey Sanker is designing this year’s...
Where Can I Get It?

Where Can I Get It?

Where Can I Get It? By Dann Foley   As a professional designer with more than 30 years of experience in my own firm, I can honestly say that one of the most asked questions I get is, “Where can I get it?” In a world of homogenized retail and internet searches it seems as...
The Dinah 2017

The Dinah 2017

Building Community and Breaking Barriers The Dinah 2017 By Mona Elyafi   Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend (aka The Dinah) continues to make its presence felt across our country and around the world by raising the visibility of women in all facets of life, from artists, to comics, to filmmakers, to athletes and beyond.  ...
ModMansions

ModMansions

ModMansions   Have you been dreaming of indulging in a luxury retreat where you can simply and totally unwind? Have you been searching for a vacation rental where there’s no skimping on extras or amenities? Have you been struggling to find a Palm Springs vacation home that is really a home?   If so, then...
Modernism Visionaries

Modernism Visionaries

Modernism Visionaries   Albert Frey Albert Frey belonged to a generation that believed in a political role for modern architecture, that of social liberation through machine-made, egalitarian and affordable designs. His chosen materials were aluminum, glass, cables and, eventually, the very boulders and sands of the desert where he settled. In a career that spanned...
Tony Moran Unleashes His Moodswings

Tony Moran Unleashes His Moodswings

Tony Moran Unleashes His Moodswings By Sal Calandra     The two-time Grammy Nominated Producer and king of the Gay Dance floor releases a double album of new dance beats featuring 2017’s Greatest Divas. Tony Moran drew inspiration from his thirty years in dance music for Moodswings, his new double album of pop anthems.   “I’ve...
International Bear Convergence 2017

International Bear Convergence 2017

International Bear Convergence 2017 By Chris Astrala   Bears are coming out of hibernation and are heading to the International Bear Convergence (IBC) ,the premier winter event for Bears & admirers in Palm Springs, California, that will take place on February 9-13, 2017. This desert oasis opens its arms and welcomes you back to the...
In Loving Color

In Loving Color

In Loving Color A Romantic Comedy About Love Shared Between African American Gay Men By Mike Bahr   Don’t Marry Griff tells the story of Lyodell, his fiancé Griffith, and best friend Sutton. The friendship between Lyodell and Sutton is shaken to its core when Sutton confesses his love for Lyodell. Things get even more...
Palm Springs Pride Festival

Palm Springs Pride Festival

Downtown Pride Festival returns with expanded lineup for 30th Annual Pride celebration.   Palm Springs Pride will host a diverse group of artists including, dancers, singers, musicians, activists, and DJs gathering under the theme of Solidarity through Pride to celebrate diversity, equality, and solidarity. The November 4-6 Pride Celebration will take place in downtown Palm...
Smearly Departed

Smearly Departed

Smearly Departed LeSueur Breathes New Life Into Joan Crawford By Tom Tietjen   In Mommie Smearest, author L. LeSueur reinvents Joan Crawford as a rap artist named mo.m.m.i.e.D. Why, you ask? It all starts when Joan departs the earthly realm and is stopped at the gates of Hollywood Heaven by a sleeve-tattooed security guard and...