We were delighted to recently see the delightful Petra Nemcova at Macy’s Union Square in San Francisco. Petra was at Macy’s meeting with fans and Clinique customers in support of her global charity, Happy Hearts Fund.
Lee Rhodes, Leslie Podell, Amanda Michael and Melissa Barber recently hosted an event at the wonderful new glassybaby store at 3665 Sacramento Street in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights in honor of UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.
Thanks to the initial vision of Belva Davis, Willie Brown Jr. and like-minded thinkers, for the past eight years the MoAD (Museum of African Diaspora) has enriched San Franciscoâ€™s cultural landscape by showcasing the art of people of African descent.
Christian Dior is celebrating the opening of its new boutique inside San Francisco’s Saks Fifth Avenue this week, with a preview of the 2014 Cruise Collection, hosted by Alexis Traina and Victoire Reynal Brown.
Nancy and Stephen Grand recently donated $50 million to the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel, to advance the international study of personalized medicine.
British Vogue has coined a new term, SWAGs, or “Silicon’s Wives and Girlfriends,” in an article featuring Marissa Mayer, Alison Pincus, Allison Speer, Bita Daryabari, Juliet de Baubigny, and others.
Sloan and Roger Barnett recently hosted a preview of Rubin Singer’s sensuous, slithery and seductive collection for Spring 2014, “The Serpent Queen,” at their Pacific Heights home.
Barney’s New York recently hosted a glamorous evening at their San Francisco store in honor of The Bay Lights.
From November 15th to the 24th, 2013, the Mulberry store (at 166 Grant Street, San Francisco), is going to transform its third floor gallery space with a topiary maze, viewing areas for a specially created Norman Wong film, an English tea party vignette, and a chic London scene reflecting Mulberry’s presence as a leading figure at London Fashion Week.
Roslyn Kind Marks her Return to San Francisco with Two Nights at Feinstein’s at the Nikko, November 8th and November 9th, 2013
The Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University recently held its biennial “Rodin by Moonlight” fundraiser, one of the most important Bay Area galas.
The gorgeous new Rizzoli book, “California Splendor,” which features 17 of the most important houses in California, includes two located in San Francisco.
I recently attended the launch of InsideHook.com’s new San Francisco edition at a private event hosted by one of my favorite authors, Tim Ferriss (who is also a well-known entrepreneur and investor.)
Marissa Mayer and Zachary Bogue, and Bulgari North America President Alberto Festa, recently hosted a dinner and private viewing of “The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita and Beyond, 1950-1990” in the tower at the de Young Museum.
Hilary Swank and Kate Bosworth were among the glittering guests who made the recent opening of “The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita & Beyond, 1950-1990,” one of San Francisco’s most glamorous evenings.
Florence Henderson was in San Francisco earlier this year to speak in support of the work done by “Compassion and Choices,” an organization that provides information and emotional support to mentally competent, terminally ill individuals seeking a peaceful death.