Diane Dorrans Saeks
The House of Krug recently hosted a dinner in San Francisco with IfOnly.com founder Trevor Traina to showcase their very best champagnes.
Celebrating 15 years in business, French designer Jean-Louis Deniot recently hosted a party in Paris. Called “The Black Tie Leather Ball,” it was also the spectacular launch of his book, “Jean-Louis Deniot: Interiors” by Diane Dorrans Saeks.
Jane Scott Hodges recently made an appearance at Hudson Grace in Presidio Heights to meet customers and sign copies of her beautiful new book, “Linens: For Every Room and Occasion,” written with Charlotte Moss.
Renovations of the Salon Dore at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco were recently unveiled. And as you see, it’s one of the most beautiful rooms in the world!
You must get the August 2013 issue of Harper’s Bazaar, which features not only this gorgeous photo of Denise Hale by Douglas Friedman, but also an excellent article by Diane Dorrans Saeks.
Diane Dorrans Saeks writes, “I love San Francisco Opera. And now Iâ€™m looking forward to a month of summer opera, starting this week. Magical.”
We’re delighted to see that the Alex Chases Salon, run by the renowned hairstylist Alex Chases, has recently moved into a larger space at Rosewood Sand Hill’s Sense spa.
Michael S. Smith was recently honored at Hedge Gallery in San Francisco at a party hosted by Alison Pincus, Vanessa Getty and Allison Speer. His design work for a Palladian Villa in Malibu is being put up for auction at Christie’s in New York. Nicolas Berggruen, Princess Tatiana Galitzine, Dede Wilsey, and Sabrina Buell were among the guests.
The Mid Winter Gala for 2013 honored the exhibit, “Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis” with a chic winter wonderland that raised over $400k. Marissa Mayer, Jonathan Ive, Alison Pincus, Vanessa Getty, Dick Costolo, Stephan Jenkins, Connie Nielsen, Lori Levine, Evgenia Peretz, Jeremy Stoppelman, Trevor Traina, Allison Speer and Kathryn Lasater were among the 380 who attended.
Lynne Benioff, Gisel Kordestani, and Alison Pincus recently hosted a luncheon to honor Tatcha in its celebration of the Japanese Geisha’s timeless beauty secrets. Guests included Vanessa Getty, Lynn Jurich, Gina Pell, Diane Dorrans Saeks, Nina Stanford, and Allison Speer, among others.
Ann Getty: Interior Style, the gorgeous new book by Diane Dorrans Saeks, is the must-have book of the fall.
The San Francisco Decorator Showcase again drew thousands of visitors over a one-month period to see the work of the Bay Area’s leading designers.
Two years in the making, Kyle Bunting recently launched his furniture collection at Gump’s San Francisco.
Chanel, following a stunning renovation by Peter Marino, reopens in San Francisco’s Maiden Lane.
As if Diane Dorrans Saeks didn’t have enough to do, our most prolific authority on style has entered online publishing, with a fabulous website that already has a wide following.
Fans of designer Orlando Diaz-Azcuy and writer Diane Dorrans Saeks recently attended a signing of their new book “Orlando Diaz-Azcuy,” at the 2009 Decorator Showcase home in Pacific Heights.