Superlative Shopping

Superlative Shopping
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Trendy. Eclectic. Walkable. Palm Springs is a treasure hunter paradise. Tucked along palm tree lined streets is a wonderful assortment of fashion and crafts boutiques, galleries, artist studios and vintage valuables. Many cafes and restaurants are squeezed between to allow you to rest your feet for a bite, latte or martini.

Meet Wil Stiles

  • Posted By: February 18, 2019

By Kevin Perry

Our lives are peppered with joyful memories that inspire us to look back fondly and look forward hopefully. Moments like falling in love, getting promoted, the birth of a child… or, in the case of Wil Stiles, all of the above rolled into one.

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Spotlight on Destination PSP

  • Posted By: February 07, 2019

By Barbara Beckley

Some ideas are simply brilliant. The light bulb. The cell phone. Destination PSP. 

No kidding. Since Jeffrey Bernstein founded Destination PSP in 2012, the store has revolutionized souvenir shopping in Palm Springs and throughout the Coachella Valley. 

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Spotlight on the Charming Vintage Shop Dazzles

  • Posted By: December 27, 2018

By Barbara Beckley

It should come as no surprise that Mike Sauls was born in New Orleans – given the cheery “Hi there!  How are you doing today,” he says to everyone who enters his vintage wonderland.

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Meet Brandon Hoskins and Stephen Wilson of Towne Palm Springs

  • Posted By: November 30, 2018

By Barbara Beckley

“We’re men about towne,” Brandon Hoskins says with a twinkle in his eye. That’s how he likes to describe himself and his partner Stephen Wilson. And so they are – as interior designers and co-owners of one of Palm Springs’ premiere interior décor boutiques, frequented by locals, visitors and fellow interior designers from LA to Paris.

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Discover the Wonderful World of Debra Hovel Footwear

  • Posted By: November 27, 2018

By Debra Hovel

My husband Richard and I first visited Palm Springs in about 1999 just before we sold our design company in Minneapolis. We stayed in Palm Desert and found it to be so suburban we drove into Palm Springs and drove around trying to see what made it so special. It took us two visits before we discovered the Art Museum, Uptown design district and Modernism Week. Then we were goners. 

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The Story of Thick As Thieves

  • Posted By: November 26, 2018

By Samantha Caltagirone

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A Downtown Made for Strolling

  • Posted By: August 23, 2018

By Lydia Kremer

 

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VillageFest is the Street Fair You Need

  • Posted By: July 24, 2018

By Kevin Perry

The workday is over. The weekenders haven’t arrived (yet). The sun is falling behind the San Jacinto mountains and the evening lights begin to glitter.

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Shopping at Gallery 24 Jewelry

  • Posted By: July 09, 2018

By Barbara Beckley

Pea pods. Cherries. Legumes. No these aren’t foods. These are gorgeous necklaces and brooches-- hand made in Paris! I’m in one of the desert’s most elite boutiques – Gallery 24 Jewelry – where the rich and famous really do buy their costume jewelry.  

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