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Feel the Music

It’s springtime and the desert hills and valleys are alive with the sound of music 
... and the muses who inspire it.

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Rebecca wears the Adore Safari embellished pocket dress by OTT, $780, www.byott.com; and AMI Clubwear nude gladiator sandals, $39.99, www.amiclubwear.com. Kerry wears the Fat Kathy Ganja dress by OTT, $600, www.byott.com; and Marc O’Polo brown leather sandals, $120, www.marc-o-polo.com. Rebecca Quinn wears the blossom-print Buttercup dress by OTT with strappy back and bead detailing at the hems, $750, www.byott.com. Kerry

Style in Age

Of A Certain Age…

Sometimes superb style isn't just for the young, but for the young at heart.

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Come hither, indeed. Tara Shannon casts a seductive glance in a Natori silk robe, $795, Saks Palm Desert; pendant with blue topaz, $1,550, and gold and chrysoprase ring, $6,200, both from El Paseo Jewelers. VIDEO: Watch behind-the-scenes footage from the fashion shoot. Reclining regally with a pair of golden swans, Tara Shannon wears a flamingo wool-gabardine trench coat, $2,995; azalea

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Feature Presentation

Robert Festino Fashion & Style, Watch & Listen – Fashion

The glitz and glam of shoe fashion makes a curtain call during a Palm Springs Life photo shoot inside the Annenberg Theater at the Palm Springs Art Museum. Style by Neil Cohen VIDEO: Gain some insights onto the Palm Springs Life photo shoot with this short by Emily Chavous. Charlotte Olympia red-and-black polka-dot sandals, $595, charlotteolympia.com; Bottega Veneta handbag in

Gabriel Luna

On the Road Again

Actor Gabriel Luna and fellow Texan and bike buddy Jackson McGovern take to the high desert roads on BMW R nineT Scramblers because boys just want to go fast.

Kent Black Fashion & Style, Watch & Listen – Fashion

Styled by Neil Cohen Grooming by Chelsea Dorris On actor Gabriel Luna’s right shoulder are his father’s initials, date of his birth, and that of his passing … two months before Gabe was born. There is also a quote from Kurt Vonnegut’s novel, Slaughterhouse Five, that sums up the fatalistic philosophy of the book’s alien race: “So it Goes.” “All

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Stone Cold Gorgeous

Nine winsome evening gowns accessorize a Brutalist house just beginning to get dressed in the stark desert.

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Tadashi Shoji white chiffon empire waist with jagged neckline and jeweled collar, $868, www.tadashishoji.com CD Greene one-shoulder with Swarovski crystal spikes in nude, price on request at Bergdorf Goodman, www.bergdorfgoodman.com VIDEO: View a behind-the-scenes look at the evening gowns fashion shoot by Emily Chavous. Carolina Herrera draped floral jacquard strapless gold/black with train, $4,990 at Saks Fifth Avenue Beverly Hills,

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Trouble in Paradise

A long-awaited second honeymoon at the fabled Parker Palm Springs gets off to a rocky start … but making up is so much fun.

Kent Black Fashion & Style, Watch & Listen – Fashion

‘   The Parker Palm Springs started life in 1959 as the first Holiday Inn in California. On Claudia: 
Dress and woven belt by Elisabetta Franchi, (price on request) www.elizabethfranchi.com; Bravna 18-karat yellow gold freshwater pearl and diamond ring, $5,190, The Jewelry Bar, El Paseo, Palm Desert; Ryan Ryan sterling silver and 18-karat gold and diamond drop earrings, $1,500, The

Seeking Shangri-La

In search of an oasis, they found a new horizon

Madeline Ewles Shopping, Watch & Listen – Fashion 0 Comments

For one day the L’Horizon Resort and Spa in Palm Springs, built in 1952 by Desert Modern architect William F. Cody as a retreat for Hollywood producer Jack Wrather, became the backdrop for a fashion oasis.