John Capizzi

amfAR Scientists Speak to Supporters | SFLUXE

amfAR Scientists Speak to Supporters

David Carrillo and Lisa Sardegna recently hosted a small reception at their charming Pacific Heights home for supporters of amfAR, the Foundation for Aids Research, to learn a bit about what amfAR and its scientists have been working on recently.


Pulp Fashion at the Legion of Honor | SFLUXE

Pulp Fashion at the Legion of Honor

While everyone eagerly awaits the March 26, 2011 opening of Balenciaga and Spain at the de Young, over at the Legion of Honor, museum goers are being treated to another fashion feast with Pulp Fashion: The Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave.


Big Donors at One Big Table | SFLUXE 1

Big Donors at One Big Table

Marilyn Cabak, along with almost 200 guests, recently raised a record $140,000 for the San Francisco Food Bank during an event at the St. Francis Yacht Club.


Compassion and Fashion at Neiman Marcus | SFLUXE

Compassion and Fashion at Neiman Marcus

Maitri recently held its 23rd Annual Gala and Auction fundraiser "BLISS 2010" at the Golden Gate Club. To celebrate Carmen Marc Valvo's involvement in the fundraiser with Sandra Bernhard, Joel Goodrich hosted a lunch in his honor at Neiman Marcus in San Francisco.


Celebrating ARFAC at the St. Regis | SFLUXE 3

Celebrating ARFAC at the St. Regis

Benefactors of Alzheimer's Research for a Cure (ARFAC) recently met to celebrate the organization's upcoming gala, which takes place at the Ferry Building on Friday, February 6th, 2009.
Gala chair, Sandra Mandel, opened up her beautiful residence at the St. Regis for the benefactor party.
Guests, including Willie Brown, Jackie Speier, and Jan Yanehiro, then moved on to a dinner downstairs at the hotel.


Andre Leon Talley's SF Visit | SFLUXE 2

Andre Leon Talley’s SF Visit

Andre Leon Talley may have come to San Francisco recently for a Halston retrospective at Neiman Marcus, but what he got was a surprise birthday party organi...


Hell Week's Best Dressed | SFLUXE 2

Hell Week’s Best Dressed

After looking through literally thousands of photos that Drew Altizer and his team took at the Symphony and Opera opening parties, SFLuxe has gathered our favorite selections for the week's best dressed. For the most part, people went beyond basic black, opting instead for interesting proportions, colors and styles. We hope you agree!