Kelly Grimes

Paolo Trolio Makes US Debut at Coup D'Etat | SFLUXE

Paolo Trolio Makes US Debut at Coup D’Etat

The Italian artist, Paolo Troilo, recently debuted his first U.S. exhibit at Coup d’Etat, the most exceptional designer space in San Francisco.

Sponsored by Testa Vineyards, the event brought together San Francisco tastemakers such as Jack Calhoun, Stephen Brady, Gary Friedman, Joy Bianchi, Anna Weinberg, Ken Fulk, and Jamie Finegold, among others.

The exhibit will run at Coup d’Etat until May 2013.

Visit Coup d’Etat at 111 Rhode Island, or online at http://coupdetatsf.com / coupdetatsf.com

Park Tavern Celebrates First Year | SFLUXE 2

Park Tavern Celebrates First Year

Founded by Anna Weinberg, Dave Stanton and Chef Jennifer Puccio, Park Tavern recently celebrated its first anniversary.

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show's 30th Anniversary | SFLUXE 2

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show’s 30th Anniversary

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show celebrated its 30th annual event with a most appropriate theme “Hidden Treasures” inspired by the traditional 30th anniversary gift, the pearl.

Inside The Mid-Winter Gala 2011

The 2011 Mid-Winter Gala raised approximately $400,000 for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Junior League 2010 Fashion Show | SFLUXE

Junior League 2010 Fashion Show

The Junior League of San Francisco, Inc. Fashion Show is always a breathtaking, professionally-produced fashion show, full of excitement, and this year’s show at the Fairmont was no exception!

Paint The Town Red 2010 Gala | SFLUXE 20

Paint The Town Red 2010 Gala

The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter recently lit up the night during its annual Paint the Town Red Gala at San Francisco City Hall.

George Chakra's Dazzling Collection | SFLUXE

George Chakra’s Dazzling Collection

Karen Tamblyn attended George Chakra’s runway show for Fall 2010 in New York, and returned with this report.

BVLGARI Opens Union Square Store

BVLGARI celebrated the grand opening of its largest store in the U.S. with a magnificent in-store event attended by 350 VIP clients, media and other guests.

Scenes of Style: Ballet 2010 | SFLUXE

Scenes of Style: Ballet 2010

On January 20th, the San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary hosted Silver Celebration honoring Helgi Tomasson’s 25 years as Artistic Director, and launching SF Ballet’s 2010 season.

Joy Bianchi

Holiday Heroes

This year the Wender Weis Foundation for Children (WWFC) introduced “Holiday Heroes” to the Bay Area by moving its annual “Halloween Heroes” event during the holiday season.

Want It! | SFLUXE

Want It!

Saks Fifth Avenue recently showcased their must-have looks for Fall 2009 in a fashion show presented by Marcy Carmack entitled “Want It!”

San Francisco "Fashion Week" | SFLUXE

San Francisco “Fashion Week”

Take a look at the 70 most impressive looks from the San Francisco Symphony and Opera galas.

Spike & Annie Previews Fall Collection | SFLUXE

Spike & Annie Previews Fall Collection

Designer Lisa Alexander recently previewed the new fall collection of Spike & Annie, her fantastically successful children’s line, at the beautiful home of friend Lindsay Bolton. The San Francisco-based entrepreneur and community activist donated a percentage of sales from the evening to Pets Unlimited.

Inside the Mid-Winter Gala 2009 | SFLUXE 1

Inside the Mid-Winter Gala 2009

See our report from inside this year’s Mid Winter Gala, which had an Andy Warhol theme to it, in appreciation of the wonderful “Warhol Live” exhibit at the de Young.

Live. Love. Luxe. San Francisco, 2009. | SFLUXE 2

Live. Love. Luxe. San Francisco, 2009.

At a recent luncheon to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of this website, jewelry designer Amber Marie Bently surprised SFLuxe’s Damion Matthews with a beautiful pendant she created herself.

The pendant reads “Live, Love, Luxe” — three words which we’ve taken as the new tagline for the site.

Paint the Town Red in 2009 | SFLUXE 1

Paint the Town Red in 2009

The Honourable Julian Evans, Consul General of the United Kingdom, and Mrs. Gayle Evans, recently…