San Francisco Parks Alliance will host “Party for the Parks, a western-themed benefit for the City’s parks at Bercut Equitation Field (off Chain of Lakes Drive in Golden Gate Park) on Saturday, September 7, 2013.
Jeffrey Alan Marks, Kyle MacLachlan, Restoration Hardware’s Gary Friedman, Willie Brown, Jr., Facebook’s Libby Leffler, Banana Republic’s Jack Calhoun, Asim Abdullah, Keith Bellings, Lisa Alexander, Karen Caldwell, and others attended the recent opening of The Cavalier in San Francisco.
The 2013 Build Gala raised $1.5 million, with guests including Marissa Mayer, Jack Dorsey, Aaron Levie, Megan Quinn, and other leaders of San Francisco philanthropy and technology.
On June 23, 2013, http://artsy.net / Artsy.net , the online art genome project, co-curated a cocktail reception with Christie’s at the home of Lucy and Larry Page.
Guests included Sky Dayton, Brian Roberts, and Yves Behar, among others. Lucy Page hosted the event along with Dasha Zhukova and Jim Breyer.
A selection of items from Diana Vreeland’s wardrobe will be auctioned by http://www.kerrytaylorauctions.com/sales/index.php?page=3&search_type=description&search_field= / Kerry Taylor Auctions in London on June 25th, 2013.
Notable pieces include an Yves Saint Laurent Haute Couture ensemble, with Lesage embroidery, designed specifically for Mrs. Vreeland by Saint Laurent himself in 1986. There’s also a wonderful Yves Saint Laurent velvet evening jacket, designed in 1981 (shown above), and a Mainbocher coat.
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Barbara Klein and Joel Goodrich recently hosted a small luncheon at the Fairmont Hotel’s elegant Laurel Court Restaurant for I. Dolly Lenz, the Vice Chairman of Douglas Elliman in New York.
Floral fantasy and color are the calling cards of the man behind society weddings and S.F.’s biggest fetes, says the Chonicle’s Catherine Bigelow.
Just last year we spotted Cate Blanchett in various locations around San Francisco during the filming of a new Woody Allen film, Blue Jasmine, and the trailer for it has just been released!
Jesse Draper has signed with 44 Blue Productions to take her online talk show, â€œThe Valley Girl Show,â€ to television this fall and is developing a new business reality TV series called â€œWhat Women (Really) Want.â€ She recently shared her favorite Bay Area haunts with C Magazine’s Alyssa Fung.
The Rosewood Sand Hill hotel in Menlo Park recently hosted over 600 guests at their grand pool for a night of cocktails, hors dâ€™oeuvres and fun to celebrate the start of summer in the south bay.
Moya Stone of OverDressed for Life recently interviewed Bay Area designer Lesley Evers, who creates bright and bold clothing for women and is quickly becoming a true Fashion Star.
Angela Tafoya recently featured Sobia Shaikh, founder of Isly Handbags in San Francisco, for a wonderful piece at Refinery29.com
Ever wonder what the most powerful leaders, business execs and celebrities keep on their desks? Well, weâ€™re about to tell you. Haute Living’s biweekly â€œWhatâ€™s on My Deskâ€ feature takes a look inside the offices and at the desks of the worldâ€™s most influential power players. They recently featured San Francisco’s Dr. Carolyn Chang.
Diane Dorrans Saeks writes, “I love San Francisco Opera. And now Iâ€™m looking forward to a month of summer opera, starting this week. Magical.”
Just in time for the America’s Cup races, The Legion of Honorâ€™s Impressionists on the Water explores how art collided with high-tech in 19th century France. ..