Melissa Barber

Inside the Mid-Winter Gala 2010

The Junior Committee of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco recently hosted its annual Mid-Winter Gala, held in celebration of the Cartier and America exhibition at the Legion of Honor.

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.

Edition's Fabulous Launch in San Francisco | SFLUXE 1

Edition’s Fabulous Launch in San Francisco

Edition by Banana Republic was recently launched in San Francisco, with one of the most anticipated store openings in recent memory. It left a great first impression of the new retail concept!

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.

The Ballet's Most Beautiful Dresses | SFLUXE 3

The Ballet’s Most Beautiful Dresses

You may have seen the San Francisco Chronicle’s poll asking for readers to chose their favorite gown from the opening night gala of the San Francisco Ballet. The choices include dresses worn by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Jenny Georges, Kris Anthony, Melissa Barber and Yurie Pascarella.

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…

Nordstrom Fall Fashion Show | SFLUXE

Nordstrom Fall Fashion Show

Charisse Nash arrives in style at the Nordstrom Designer Preview We recently had the pleasure…

De Beers Opens on Post Street

The De Beers Group opened its seventh North American store in San Francisco last week.…

Inside the Mid-Winter Gala 2008 | SFLUXE

Inside the Mid-Winter Gala 2008

When I saw Vanessa Getty at the Mid-Winter Gala on Saturday, in a gorgeous goddess…

Brooks Brothers' Black Fleece | SFLUXE 2

Brooks Brothers’ Black Fleece

Thom Browne I’m wishing for an especially cold winter after looking at the new Black…

Taste, Luxury, Humor: Barneys New York Opens in San Francisco | SFLUXE 1

Taste, Luxury, Humor: Barneys New York Opens in San Francisco

It’s hardly possible for the opening party of Barneys in San Francisco to have been more glamorous.