Mandeville Canyon Designs

Nature That Nurtures

Renee Carman, owner of Mandeville Canyon Designs on El Paseo, designs with nature in mind – even in the kitchen. “This live-edge ‘wood’ island is actually a recycled WoodForm Concrete countertop from JM Lifestyles,” Carman says, “which is both organic in design and eco-friendly.” Mandeville Canyon Designs on El Paseo takes cues from the outdoors to create healthful living spaces. …

120% Lino

Why Linen is Forever Cool

Cool and without a care, the men’s Two Buttons Linen Jacket from 120% Lino effortlessly goes wherever the day takes you. On El Paseo, Italian brand 120% Lino brings a “natural luxury” philosophy to breezy, breathable collections each season. By Lisa Marie Hart Photography courtesy 120% Lino A cool, classic staple in warm-weather locales around the globe, linen has no …

The Upper Crust

Servings from South Africa

Carroll Boyes’ Reclining Glass Bowl With Stand is a best-selling piece that combines aluminum and glass for a light, minimalist look. Carroll Boyes’ artful serving pieces celebrate form and function at The Upper Crust on El Paseo. By Lisa Marie Hart Photography courtesy The Upper Crust Anyone unfamiliar with the work of South African artist and designer Carrol Boyes when they walk …

Kitchen 869 Restaurant + Bar

Late-Night Bites on El Paseo

Panko-breaded shrimp with Thai chili glaze and organic greens at Kitchen 86. Step out for drinks and apps at these El Paseo after-dark spots. By Lisa Marie Hart Photography courtesy of the restaurants The sun is behind the mountain, the temperature is perfect and the night is young. Now, where to go to enjoy it? For those who feel invigorated …

Brunch on El Paseo

Where to Brunch on El Paseo

Brunch is a tradition and an event on El Paseo. Wilma & Frieda pair farm-fresh eggs with a filet mignon every day of the week The top brunch spots on Palm Desert’s culinary avenue please with sweet and savory, breakfast or lunch. By Lisa Marie Hart Photographs Courtesy of the Restaurants Brunch is not only practical — often extending more …

SkinLab El Paseo

Best Face Forward

The SkinLab concept has been an instant fit on El Paseo. The comprehensive skincare destination takes the guesswork out of finding the best solutions for your skin. Three products and services from the new SkinLab on El Paseo offer spring renewal and prepare your skin for the summer heat. By Lisa Marie Hart Photographs Courtesy of SkinLab Some TLC for your …

Sweet Basil

How Sweet It Is

One of those dishes that popped into Sally Hill’s head is this California Shrimp and Grits on the menu at Sweet Basil California Eatery on El Paseo. Sweet Basil opens on El Paseo under the cloud of the pandemic, but emerges stronger thanks to its thriving patio business. By Jim Powers Photographs courtesy Sweet Basil California Eatery The coronavirus pandemic …

Artist Lindsey Wright

A Bright Burst of Optimism

Deja Kreutzberg of The Gardens on El Paseo says she hopes the mural will “uplift and unite the community after a very difficult year with COVID.” With this colorful mural at The Gardens on El Paseo, one artist is spreading hope and inspirational vibes. By Lisa Marie Hart Photos courtesy The Gardens on El Paseo Even before its completion, “We …

The Fine Jewelry Bar

Wear Your Happiness

One of the earliest Buddha Mama designs remains a favorite among clients and the designers. The gold matte Happy Buddha pendant with diamonds comes in three sizes. Peace, love, and positivity radiate from the Buddha Mama collection at The Fine Jewelry Bar. By Lisa Marie Hart Photos courtesy of The Fine Jewelry Bar Some people wear their heart on their …