Welcome to El Paseo Local Color – showcasing El Paseo personalities with in depth interviews, behind the scenes content and more.
Diamonds Are Forever
These are pre-1920s,” Raju Mehta says without skipping a beat. Like an archaeologist identifying the time period of an ancient tool by sight — a skill gleaned from decades of experience — this fine jeweler knows his stuff and, since opening El Paseo Jewelers in 1998, has developed a reputation as a diamond expert
Gifts That Dazzle
Looking for a Valentine’s Day gift? Pop into the recently remodeled Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers on El Paseo in Palm Desert to find a stunning piece of jewelry or an heirloom timepiece for that special someone — or yourself. Ahhh, Valentine’s Day. However you celebrate — solo, with your best friends, or with a significant other — it’s the perfect excuse to dote on yourself and those you hold near and dear. So, add a little sparkle to your shopping list.
The Fine Art of Modern Living
We chat with business developer Stephanie Duval, co-owner of the Danish furnishings showroom BoConcept on El Paseo in Palm Desert, about living simply with great design. “In your home, if you have the right element and the right feeling — a good vibe — you’re going to be happier than having tons of things that don’t make you happy…
Ready to Rock
You deserve a night out. What better way to mix things up than gathering safely with friends outdoors for a few splashes of wine and an alfresco concert? Set against the scenic backdrop of strobe-lit palms and starry skies, live music takes over the center lawn at The Gardens on El Paseo every Saturday night, January 22 to March 12.