Palm Springs: Dazzled by Dazzles

Palm Springs: Dazzled by Dazzles

madrid para solteros Between scheduling and responsibilities, I don’t get out and see cool old things as often as I would like to. But recently I was lucky to get a weekend away – in Palm Springs (if you read my other blog, you know I was there to give a lecture).

conocer gente las palmas Some of Palm Springs’ cool old stuff is gone, but there’s still a lot left. So much so, in fact, that I didn’t have nearly enough time to see everything and had to prioritize.

se connecter avec hotmail Right at the top of my list was a trip to Palm Springs’ best vintage store, Dazzles.

ou rencontrer des filles celibataire I’d tried to visit before. In the days before Google was making reasonably reliable maps and GPS was readily available, I never could find the place. (Big tip: park on the side street next to Bootlegger Tiki. It’s about two doors north, in a tiny old repurposed motel that is currently painted olive green.)

tout les site de rencontre ado Dazzles: Where pink ceramic poodles go to retire. Dazzles’ awesome courtyard. Have a plunge pool you hate? Make a sunken garden (don’t forget the cement flamingos)!

look here This midcentury modern doghouse must belong to one lucky little pup.

www.christian dating free online I wasn’t able to take as many pictures as I would have liked (too many customers inside the tiny, packed store), but hopefully this gives you a taste. On the day of my visit, there was a good amount of rattan in stock (sadly, all either sold or out of my price range), lots of vintage Lucite grapes, and as always, a LOT of Bakelite – more than I’ve ever seen anywhere else. Now that I know where to find the place, I will be back whenever I’m in the desert.

(The owners are also interior designers, and this is high-rent Palm Springs. If you’re from greater Los Angeles, the pricing won’t faze you. If you’re from anywhere else, it might.)

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