Kimberly Bakker

The Cavalier Opens On Jessie Street | SFLUXE

The Cavalier Opens On Jessie Street

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.


Citizenville Party at the Gettys | SFLUXE

Citizenville Party at the Gettys

On February 7, 2013 guests gathered to celebrate the release of Gavin Newsom's book "Citizenville" at a reception hosted by lifelong friends Gordon Getty and Ann Getty.


San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2012 | SFLUXE

San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2012

For its 35th anniversary the San Francisco Decorator Showcase returned to the Classic Revival mansion on 2020 Jackson Street, which had also been the home of the 1991 showcase. The honey-colored brick structure, designed in 1902 by German-born architect Julius E. Krafft, is being offered for $17.5 million (as of June 2012.) Adeeni Design Group's Claudia Juestel gives us a tour.


Fall Antiques Show Pre-Party | SFLUXE 1

Fall Antiques Show Pre-Party

We were just about to report on the pre-party hosted at the beautiful home of Suzanne and Carson Levit last week for benefactors of The San Francisco Fall Antiq...


John Varvatos Launch | SFLUXE

John Varvatos Launch

Gurbaksh Chahal, John Varvatos If you weren't at the mega-launch for the new John Varvatos store on Maiden Lane last week you undoubtedly heard about it from...


Louis Vuitton Party | SFLUXE 2

Louis Vuitton Party

The Louis Vuitton party last week turned out to be the event of the month. The event marked the grand opening of the Louis Vuitton "Maison", which is exi...


Gown Gawking at the Opera | SFLUXE 2

Gown Gawking at the Opera

Jennifer Siebel. Photo: Drew Altizer Though I risk offending a few dozen ladies and their proud partners, I must point out that there is just one woman who c...