The setting of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice was inspired by Goodnestone Park, an incredible 18th century estate in Kent, England.
This year's Jingle and Mingle fundraiser by Children of Shelters raised nearly $325,000 for San Francisco’s homeless children!
Interior stylist Carlos Mota, author of A Touch of Style, has one of the chicest jetset Instagram profiles. here are some of our favorite Mota moments.
After the Ken Fulk Collection arrives at Pottery Barn on August 12th, 2015, American decor and entertaining will never be the same!
San Francisco interior designer Claudia Juestel gives us an in-depth look at the 2014 San Francisco Fall Antiques Show, which had a gold rush theme this year.
The US premiere of "Keith Haring: The Political Line" was recently held at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. It is the first major Haring show on the West Coast in nearly two decades. The Political Line features more than 130 works of art including large scale paintings, sculptures, and a number of the artist’s subway drawings.
Christian Louboutin recently celebrated the opening of the brand's beautiful new boutique at 29 Maiden Lane in San Francisco, with host Sloan Barnett. Barnett was joined by guests such as Jacqueline Sacks, Heather Ive, Juliet de Baubigny, Katie Traina, Carol Bonnie, Dr. Carolyn Chang, Mary Beth Shimmon, Jessica Moment, Sobia Shaikh, Barbara Brown, Jenna Hunt, Gail Glasser, Sonya Molodetskaya, Emily Holt, Nina Stanford, and others eager to celebrate San Francisco's entree to Louboutin World.
For a special showing of the 2015 Cruise collection, Dior recently treated a select group of clients from San Francisco to a special day of all things Dior in New York. Dressed for the occasion in pieces from the Spring 2014 collection, San Francisco's Mary Beth Shimmon, Komal Shah, Sonya Molodetskaya, Angel Susinto, Agnes Susinto, Brenda Zarate and Ken Fulk started off at the Palace Hotel, where Dior hosted a cocktail party at the Dom Perignon Suite. They were then driven to the East River pier, were Dior water taxis ferried them to the Duggal Green House in Brooklyn, for a spectacular show attended by everyone in the fashion industry as well as celebrities such as Rihanna, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Marion Cotillard. After the fashion show, Komal Shah hosted a dinner for friends at Marea Restaurant, which was followed by Dior's after party at the Top of the Standard. Raf Simons arrived at 1:00 AM and mingled with guests such as Andre Saraiva, Michel Gaubert, and Alexandra Richards, stopping for a moment to chat with our friend Brenda Zarate.
Salvatore Ferragamo co-hosted this years Mid Winter Gala in San Francisco, with Trevor Traina, Vanessa Getty, Kathryn Lasater, and Allison Speer. Guests included Marissa Mayer, Jonathan Ive, Dita von Teese, Balthazar Getty, Camilla Belle, Jessica Hart, Derek Blasberg, John Gidding, Lauren Remington Platt, Liz Goldwyn, Libby Leffler, Douglas Friedman, David Sacks, Jacqueline Sacks, Devon Aoki, Gary Friedman, among others.
Lana Adair put everyone in an upbeat holiday mood with her mix of holiday and non-holiday songs for the recent "Jingle & Mingle Designer Wreath Auction," in San Francisco, a fundraiser for "Children of Shelters." We asked her to create a holiday playlist, and we think you'll love her selections! It's an eclectic mix that ranges from Charlie Brown to James Brown, and will be perfect for any holiday party!