Sinatra House was featured in the February 25, 2013 article entitled “Highlights from Palm Springs Modernism Week” along with other classic mid-century iconic establishments. Here’s a sample from the article: “Thousands of design junkies descended on the Palm Springs Convention Center last week for the gala preview of the Modernism Show and Sale, which brought together 80 exhibitors from across the United States. The mood in the cavernous hall was decidedly upbeat, buoyed by attendees who used the occasion to don their vintage poodle skirts, Hawaiian shirts, and other artifacts of 20th-century fashion.
Archive for February, 2013
Sinatra House opened its doors and hosted a cocktail party during Palm Springs Modernism Week and Curbed.com featured their tour on their web site recently in an article entitled: Curbed Inside: Touring (and Partying at) Frank Sinatra’s Famous Twin Palms Here’s a sample from the article: “It’s Palm Springs Modernism Week and we’re touring a few of the beautiful buildings open to the public as part of the festivities. First up: Frank Sinatra’s old place, which hosted the opening party last night. Can you hear it? Look closely at the former desert retreat of Frank Sinatra and you may be able to hear the muted strains of Ol’ Blue Eyes himself. The 1947 E. Stewart Williams-designed estate sits on a relatively non-descript block in Palm Springs’s Movie Colony neighborhood but contained within is a mid-century time capsule with period-appropriate interiors and the famous piano-shaped swimming pool. To kick off Palm Springs Modernism Week, the house was the site of a cocktail reception last night.” View Article Online | View / Print PDF Version