Eclectic new shop ricochets from Old West to France

By Mark Wheeler / Hi-Desert Star Friday, February 23, 2007

JOSHUA TREE - Probably the only place in the Basin where you can get a New York Times, new-kid-on-the-block Ricochet in Joshua Tree is cornering more than just the Hi-Desert market for the Big Apple's daily. The little shop is eclectic, to say the least; maybe French-western would be the best way to describe its theme, although it doesn't take more than a minute on the premises to realize that "theme" isn't one of Ricochet's priorities.

What comes to mind in the cozy little space and in the midst of an inventory that ricochets from fine wine to fancy cowboy boots is, "originally intimate." Greek olives, creamy cheeses and plump scones share the space with vintage western wear and local handcrafted artifacts. An exhibit of homespun kitchen aprons decorates the walls above the retail floor.

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Featured artist: Diana Durr
We have prints as well!

Welcome to Ricochet Vintage
Joshua Tree!

Gift Certificates are now available usable on everything in the shop!


located in Joshua Tree at 61731 Twentynine Palms Highway

We're open
Thurs 12-4
Friday 11-4
Sat 10-4
Sun 11-4
Mon 11-4

Closed Tuesday, Wednesday


Check out the goodies at Ricochet Wears!

One of kind recycled clothing items.
Hats, handbags, scarves, shoes, belts, buckles,
gloves, wallets, sunglasses.
Winter coats and jackets
Vintage and contemporary cowgirl/cowboy boots

Vintage cowgirl/cowboy shirts

Joshua Tree Music Festival Tickets and T-shirts
Local music CD's including the newest Gram Rabbit

Kat's Kreamy Soaps!
Vintage aprons on sale among other fun items!
Hand blown glass drinking straws
by Glass Paradise
FES flower essences.
The shop carries “The Foremost Forty”
9.99 for .25 oz


Ricochet is located at

61705 29 Palms Hwy., Joshua Tree, CA 92252

(760) 366-1898

See you at Ricochet!