Midcentury Modern Living: Adding the Finishing Touches

Midcentury Modern Living: Adding the Finishing Touches

We’re working on improving the Easmor Alexander all the time. Sometimes the changes are big, and sometimes they are small. Recently, we’ve added few new design details for our Palm Springs guests. Can you see what’s different? And just for fun, here’s what the living room looked like when we first got started.

Out with the Old Tree… in with Palo Verde

Out with the Old Tree… in with Palo Verde

I don’t like to chop down trees, but the Easmor Alexander had a diseased tree that was also out of place in the drought-tolerant desert landscaping. So we removed it. I really like how we can now see the midcentury modern architecture better now. We also planted a light and lacy Palo Verde, a bright […]

The Fire Bowl Is Finished!

The Fire Bowl Is Finished!

We just added the finishing touches to our outside patio firepit — or really, a fire bowl.  It’s an easy on-off gas powered fire (although you do have to light it, old school), in a concrete pot, with sparkling glass. Now when you’re on vacation in Palm Springs at The Easmor Alexander, you can gather […]

Wintertime in Palm Springs

Posted on Dec 24, 2014 in Palm Springs Alexander Vacation Home
Wintertime in Palm Springs

Before this past year, I had never been to Palm Springs in December. After all, San Diego is pretty nice this time of year. But when I did, I totally saw what I was missing. People are so happy, eating, shopping and even dancing outside. The air is crisp and clear, the sky a deep, […]

Thanksgiving in Palm Springs

Posted on Nov 14, 2014 in Palm Springs Alexander Vacation Home
Thanksgiving in Palm Springs

I always thought it would awesome to start a new Thanksgiving tradition — Thanksgiving in Palm Springs! I just imagine sunny walks among palm trees in the mid-century neighborhood with the kids, baking with Mom and Grandma in the open kitchen, and eating outside and not worrying about crumbs and table cloths. Then, after we […]

Palm Springs at Twilight

Palm Springs at Twilight

Just as the sun dips behind the mountains, the back patio at the Easmor Alexander transforms from sunny lounging-by-the-pool time to … something else entirely. Love the evenings in Palm Springs!

Preparing for Our Big Debut!

Preparing for Our Big Debut!

The official photo shoot of the house is set for this week, but until then, here are some quick iPhone snaps. Launching for real in November!

Happy Buddhas in the Kitchen!

Posted on Oct 21, 2014 in Palm Springs Alexander Vacation Home
Happy Buddhas in the Kitchen!

Anything to make you smile.

The Pool Is Back!

Posted on Aug 28, 2014 in Palm Springs Alexander Vacation Home
The Pool Is Back!

Some mesmerizing pool water watching to help you feel like you’re already there… We finally have our pool back! So happy. #palmsprings #palmspringsliving #pool #summer (at The Easmor Alexander) (Source: http://instagram.com/)

Twin Palms in Palm Springs

Twin Palms in Palm Springs

Another beautiful day in Sunmor, Palm Springs! The traditional mid-century twin palms soar above the front rock wall.