Angelique Griepp

Inside The Mid-Winter Gala 2011

The 2011 Mid-Winter Gala raised approximately $400,000 for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

San Francisco Ballet Gala, 2011 | SFLUXE 1

San Francisco Ballet Gala, 2011

San Francisco Ballet, America’s oldest professional ballet company, has an illustrious history of “firsts,” including the first American productions of Swan Lake and Nutcracker, and 2011 continues the tradition!

Jingle & Mingle 2010 | SFLUXE 2

Jingle & Mingle 2010

Children of Shelters recently hosted its annual holiday event, Jingle & Mingle, at The Presidio Officers’ Club in San Francisco to raise money for children living in shelters.

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.

The Gala Top 20, San Francisco's Best Dressed | SFLUXE

The Gala Top 20, San Francisco’s Best Dressed

Our selection of the 20 best-dressed women at the opening night galas for the 2010 San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Opera.

The 2010 X-PRIZE Benefit | SFLUXE 19

The 2010 X-PRIZE Benefit

The X PRIZE Foundation hosted a Who’s Who of international leaders, entrepreneurs, philanthropists and celebrities at Lucasfilm’s Letterman Digital Arts Center for an extraordinary evening of entertainment, intelligence and vision.

Scenes of Style: Ballet 2010 | SFLUXE

Scenes of Style: Ballet 2010

On January 20th, the San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary hosted Silver Celebration honoring Helgi Tomasson’s 25 years as Artistic Director, and launching SF Ballet’s 2010 season.

The September Issue SF Premiere | SFLUXE

The September Issue SF Premiere

The day before its national release, San Francisco fashion lovers were treated to private screening of “The September Issue,” thanks to Vanessa Getty, who filled the Kabuki with an enthusiastic audience.

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.

Maria Manetti Farrow's Party for the Opera | SFLUXE

Maria Manetti Farrow’s Party for the Opera

Maria Manetti Farrow recently opened up her Russian Hill co-op to welcome Boucheron and some of the city’s most passionate connoisseurs of fine living in celebrating the San Francisco Opera.

Fanfare for the Conservatory | SFLUXE 2

Fanfare for the Conservatory

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music held its annual Fanfare Luncheon honoring members of the Conservatory Society for their commitment and loyalty to the Conservatory.

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.

Boucheron Reflects San Francisco Elegance | SFLUXE 1

Boucheron Reflects San Francisco Elegance

It’s a true reflection of the sophistication and elegance of San Francisco style that it’s the location of the only Boucheron store in the United States (230 Post Street).

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.

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!