The Leaf

High Standards

Step inside The Leaf on El Paseo in Palm Desert, and like so many other storefronts on this luxury shopping boulevard, you’ll see high-end inventory glimmering in glass-paneled display cases. Only this product isn’t fine jewelry or designer handbags — it’s premium cannabis.

Todd & Company

Treasured Objects

Todd Johnson has been traveling around the country to estate sales and antique shows in pursuit of beautiful, one-of-a-kind jewelry and heirloom objects for most of his adult life.

El Paseo Jewelers

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

120% Lino

Linen & Whimsy

A sense of whimsical escapism sets the tone for the spring/summer 2022 collection from 120% Lino, which will make an appearance on the runway at Fashion Week El Paseo on March 21 during “The Buzz on El Paseo,” a show highlighting retailers from this very street.

Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers

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…