Daru Kawalkowski

Priscilla Geeslin’s Delightful Annual Summer Soiree

San Francisco Symphony Opening Night Gala Chair Priscilla Geeslin recently hosted the annual Summer Soiree at her home.

6 Things To Love About Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes | SFLUXE 28

6 Things To Love About Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes

Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes, with photos by Frederic Aranda, is one of the most exciting fashion books of the year. Here are 6 reasons why!

Stylish Moments from the SF Ballet's Infinite Romance Gala | SFLUXE 30

Stylish Moments from the SF Ballet’s Infinite Romance Gala

As the first major gala of the year (it was at full capacity with 3,400 guests!), the San Francisco Ballet’s Infinite Romance was a night not just of beautiful movement on stage, but of some striking fashion off stage. Here are some moments we particularly enjoyed from the gala.

Phantoms of Asia at Asian Art Museum | SFLUXE

Phantoms of Asia at Asian Art Museum

At the gala opening of the Asian Art Museum’s Phantoms of Asia exhibit, chairs Komal Shah and Eliza Cash welcomed museum board members, major donors, civic, corporate and social leaders, artists featured in the exhibition, and art enthusiasts from around the world to one of the season’s most important events.

Donna Karan Resort 2012 at Saks Fifth Avenue | SFLUXE

Donna Karan Resort 2012 at Saks Fifth Avenue

Vogue Magazine, with Sabrina Buell and Kimberly Miller, recently hosted an event at Saks Fifth Avenue to showcase Donna Karan’s Resort 2012 collection.

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.

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.

Keeping the Promise | SFLUXE

Keeping the Promise

The National CASA Association recently held a reception at the home of Pamela Joyner and Fred Giuffrida to celebrate the launch of the CASA “Keeping the Promise” Campaign.

The ResideSF Launch Party | SFLUXE

The ResideSF Launch Party

Over 100 guests attended our party at Le Club to launch ResideSF.com, an event which coincided with the 10-year anniversary of Design Editor Claudia Juestel’s firm, Adeeni Design Group.

Hooman Khalili, Bridgette Hart, Leo Martinez and Kate Smith

Holiday Hob Nob on the Hill, 2009

Holiday Hob Nob on the Hill celebrated its 21st year as the major fundraising event for Saint Francis Memorial Hospital and the inaugural event of San Francisco’s busy holiday calendar.

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.

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.

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.

Inside This Year's Masked Ball | SFLUXE 2

Inside This Year’s Masked Ball

The masked ball that Fred Giuffrida and Pamela Joyner (shown here with Marissa Mayer and Zachary Bogue) hosted in their beautiful home last week raised approximately $200,000 for the Making Waves Foundation.