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The Whimsical Autumn of Aubrey Brewster | SFLUXE

The Whimsical Autumn of Aubrey Brewster

Aubrey Brewster attends a private book signing for Carlos Souza at Valentino in this installement of Aubrey About Town.

Simply Mahvelous! | SFLUXE 4

Simply Mahvelous!

We recently attended the private pre-opening party for Mavelous, located at Market and 10th, the stylish new destination for coffee aficionados, wine connoisseurs and foodies.

SOMA ShowRise Supports SF Lighthouse | SFLUXE

SOMA ShowRise Supports SF Lighthouse

Soma ShowRise raises over $10,000 for the San Francisco Lighthouse. The interior design event was hosted by Sophie Azouaou, Beth Schnitzer and Eileen Blum Bourgade.

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.

amfAR's 10th Annual Gala in San Francisco | SFLUXE

amfAR’s 10th Annual Gala in San Francisco

The Four Seasons Hotel recently hosted the 10th annual San Francisco Gala of the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR), and Donna Sachet was there to report back to us.

Pride at the Fairmont | SFLUXE 1

Pride at the Fairmont

Pride Week events seemed more festive this year than at any other, with everything from sweaty street parties on Market to chic cocktail parties on Nob Hill to bring the LGBT community together.

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.

Azadeh's Union Square Soiree | SFLUXE 3

Azadeh’s Union Square Soiree

The elegant Azadeh Couture showroom in Union Square was the setting recently for “Une Soiree A Paris,” an evening of fashion, glamour and cocktails.

The occasion brought together some of the designer’s most loyal, long-term customers, such as Pamela Joyner, as well as several newcomers to the label, who were shown the beautiful Spring 2009 collection.