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It’s a new year and a new decade—now is the perfect moment to refresh your space. 

Here are a few looks that are gathering momentum for 2020, culled from a range of trend-setting sources, from design fairs and fashion runways to Pinterest and beyond. Happy (re)decorating, Palm Springs.   

Bring in the Bathtubs
Spa-like bathrooms remain all the rage, as do luxurious soaking tubs. Choose any style that appeals to your space, from vintage-inspired claw-foot creations to large-scale luxurious designs (think Jacuzzi-style jets). 

Craft Cozy, Sociable Spaces
To better facilitate conversations, try gathering seating into cozy groupings. Add in comfortable poufs and ottomans for additional seating, and consider covering them in inviting, richly textured fabrics—like

Not even Palm Springs is immune to winter. It’s that time of year when the temperatures dip and post-holiday hangovers (physical and mental) can lead to colds, flus and fatigue. Here, we highlight tips for staying in top form —and keeping your home a healthful sanctuary—all season long.

Stock the Kitchen with Fruits and Veggies - 
In the wintertime, fill your kitchen with bowls of grapefruit, kiwi, mandarins and oranges—all rich in immunity-boosting vitamin C. When making hearty soups, throw in broccoli, carrots and cauliflower, great winter vegetables with nutrients that will help fortify the body’s response to colds, flus and other environmental stressors. 

Add a Sauna or Steam Shower - Consider bringing the benefits of a spa-grade sauna and steam room

After the sun sets in the desert, temps drop quickly—and there’s no better feeling than coming home to a cozy space. Here, we spotlight decor tips to keep your Palm Springs home welcoming and stylish all winter long. 

Add Soft, Touchable Accents - Bring in soft accessories that add comfort to common spaces—think cashmere or wool throws for the sofa, and cotton quilts for big lounge-friendly armchairs. Fold the blankets over the sofa or chair back when not in use, or roll them up and display them in a large, bountiful basket. 

Display White Dishware -  Better Homes and Gardens suggests creating a display of crisp, white glassware to bring a dusting of winter white to darker shelves. Accent the white with silver to create the illusion of freshly fallen snow.

Whether you’re drawn to big glitzy parties or relaxing spa retreats, Palm Springs has plenty of options to help you usher in the New Year in absolute style and comfort. 

Vicky's of Santa Fe - What outfit goes best with Champagne? Choose your best, most festive finery and head to Vicky’s in Indian Wells. Their New Year’s Eve celebration starts around 4:30pm, when parties can start making dinner reservations. If you’d rather skip straight to the party, pop for the $25 cover and go to the music lounge, where a live band will play a medley of originals, R&B classics, Beatles, Pink Floyd and Sinatra-style love songs.

Yoga - A refreshing, challenging hot yoga class is a great way to release 2019 and breathe in 2020. Check the schedules of local studios like

Yes, you can win at gift-giving. It’s all about getting creative and staying true to the individual’s interests. Here, we spotlight five Palm Springs-inspired gift ideas that promise to be very well received, from cooking classes to outdoorsy adventures.  

MODERNISM WEEK TICKETS - This is a perfect gift for lovers of modern art and architecture aficionado—Modernism Week’s signature event takes place February 13-23 and is an annual celebration of mid-century modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture. For the weeklong event, activities will be popping up in and around Palm Springs and will include the Modernism Show & Sale, Signature Home Tours, films, lectures, architectural bus tours, garden tours, nightly parties, live music, walking and bike

BOOK A ROOM HERE - Hip and bright, The Saguaro hotel is designed for a peak Palm Springs experience. Soak in Palm Springs’ consistently summery weather in the colorful poolside cabanas (each come with a dedicated server, stocked fridge and TV), and take in scenic views of the San Bernardino mountains. Rooms offer indoor and outdoor seating areas and great views of the pool, garden, city lights or mountain range. If you’re looking for relaxation, take part in the daily yoga classes or pop into the spa for a treatment. 

GO RETRO HERE - Craving some classic Palm Springs nostalgia with a hint of Rat Pack? Melvyn's is an old school restaurant that was a favorite haunt for Sinatra’s notorious crew. Get spiffy, grab a martini and listen to live piano (starts in

Our picks of places to go and things to do to make the most of your month in and around Palm Springs.

WE LOVE A PARADE - For the past 27 years, the Festival of Lights Parade has been bringing marching bands, incredible floats, balloons, Budweiser Clydesdales, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Snoopy and the Gang as well as Santa and Mrs. Claus to the streets of Palm Springs. This year, the big event kicks off December 7 at 5:45pm on Palm Canyon Drive. 

LIGHT UP HERE - The Living Desert’s WildLights event is a truly unforgettable spectacle. All through December, more than a million twinkling lights will be arranged throughout the grounds, offering incredible photo ops alongside food, drinks and live entertainment.

TRY THESE TAMALES - Rated one of the “Top Ten Food

We’ve got lots to be grateful for this season, including some high-profile coverage for our properties and personalities in top publications and news networks, from the Wall Street Journal to Forbes and CNBC. Here’s a fresh serving of some of the month’s most delectable media bites.

1300 BEVERLY ESTATES DRIVE - Maxim highlighted this jaw-dropping “Allosaurus-centered mansion,” touching on its many other incredible elements, from the plush 12-seat home theater to the 600-bottle wine cellar. Represented by Blair Chang and Stefan Pommepuy, the 12,500-square-foot Beverly Hills estate is offered at $37,950,000. 

JACK LUCIANO, RAUL SIQUEIROS, MICHELLE SCHWARTZ - Forbes sought out the expert opinion of The Agency's Jack Luciano, Raul Siqueiros and Michelle

Don’t enjoy the epic Thanksgiving meal prep? Not interested in hosting? No problem. There are many ways to celebrate the holiday—including making a reservation, grabbing amazing takeout and volunteering at local charitable organizations. Here, we spotlight some fresh ways to mark this special holiday in and around Palm Springs. 

Sullivan’s Steakhouse - Make a reservation for Thanksgiving dinner at Sullivan’s Steakhouse—they’ll be serving up all the essentials, including carved turkey with sweet onion and apple sausage stuffing. Save room for dessert—there’s bananas Foster bread pudding and cheesecake with pumpkin creme Anglaise. 

Cuistot - Looking to mix up the Thanksgiving menu? (But not too much?) Enjoy four fab courses at French bistro Cuistot, where

It’s not just Palm Springs residents who can immerse themselves in all things Desert Modern. Their pets also take center stage in everything from art and architecture to home design and decor, with a range of cutting-edge services and chic contemporary creations curated with furry companions in mind. 

Plus, animal lovers looking for pet accessories that complement their home’s contemporary aesthetic are in luck. “Find an ultra-cool bed for pups on Ultra Modern Pet,” says Loran Arvizu from The Agency’s Palm Springs office. “Prices range from $220 to over $5,000 and most designs are custom-built to provide ultimate comfort for your pet. My personal favorite is the bed that looks like an Airstream. Or, if you love pets but are a bit allergic, you can always