Amber Marie Bently

Ysabella's Brave Battle | SFLUXE 2

Ysabella’s Brave Battle

Ysabella Brave, the talented young performer who became a YouTube sensation a few years ago, has been experiencing a terrible illness. We’re hoping the best for her!

Gorgeous and Green in Living Color | SFLUXE 2

Gorgeous and Green in Living Color

Gorgeous & Green, Global Green’s annual gala in San Francisco has been the most stylish proof of a sustainable lifestyle being easily compatible with high fashion and fine living.

Neiman Marcus Fashion Show

Fashion Rules! at Neiman Marcus

Viroxoty Studios recently paired up with Neiman Marcus in San Francisco to celebrate the fun of fashion at the store’s special Fashion Rules! party.

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show 2010 | SFLUXE

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show 2010

There are certain things one never gets tired of; and being surrounded by some of the most exquisite antiques is one of those things. The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show is the place for just that.

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.

Success: You Wear it Well!

Taking place on September 16, 2009, Success: You Wear It Well will raise funds to support Dress For Success in its efforts to help women getting back into the workplace.

The MoAD Launches a New Venture | SFLUXE

The MoAD Launches a New Venture

The Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) is committed to showcasing the art, culture, and…

The Cove | SFLUXE 2

The Cove

A new action filled documentary about dolphins, “The Cove,” was recently shown at a private advance screening in San Francisco, with actor/producer Fisher Stevens on hand to answer questions.

Look of the Day: C5 Jewelry | SFLUXE 4

Look of the Day: C5 Jewelry

C5 stands for cut, carat, clarity, color and consciousness. C5 is also the name of a jewelry company based in San Francisco that only sells pieces from designers that make “sustainable” jewelry, things that are made from recycled metals, ethically sourced gems or lab-created gems.

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.

Epi Party at Le Club | SFLUXE 1

Epi Party at Le Club

Le Club, the intimate Nob Hill establishment that has recently held some of the City’s most elegant events, graciously opened its doors last week for the newly launched Bay Area Allergy Advisory Board’s (BAAAB) “Epi Party.”

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.

Inside Gucci's New San Francisco Store | SFLUXE 3

Inside Gucci’s New San Francisco Store

After months of anticipation, we were thrilled to attend the recent opening of Gucci’s beautiful new store in San Francisco, located at 240 Stockton Street, the glamorous Art Deco building that has been a Union Square landmark for decades.

Mark Leno

Party for Equality

Wilkes Bashford and Christopher Bently recently chaired a special event at the Bently Reserve in San Francisco to encourage people to vote No on Proposition 8. It seems that everyone is opposed to Proposition 8 — Gavin Newsom, Barack Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, Sergey Brin and even (as you’ll soon see), Dr. Ruth have showed their opposition to 8.

Amber Marie Bently Launches Oro | SFLUXE 3

Amber Marie Bently Launches Oro

Amber Marie Bently launched her newest jewelry collection, Oro, at a private dinner party hosted…

Hell Week's Best Dressed | SFLUXE 2

Hell Week’s Best Dressed

After looking through literally thousands of photos that Drew Altizer and his team took at the Symphony and Opera opening parties, SFLuxe has gathered our favorite selections for the week’s best dressed. For the most part, people went beyond basic black, opting instead for interesting proportions, colors and styles. We hope you agree!