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SF VIP’s Came Out for Botellon’s Opening

San Francisco’s newest restaurant, Botellon, just opened at 2200 A Market Street.

Wellendorff Just Opened Its First North American Boutique

This new exclusive shop is set to open in The Ritz-Carlton of San Francisco, according to 4th generation owner Christoph Wellendorff.

Jimmy Choo Celebrates Rooms That Rock 4 Chemo | SFLUXE 15

Jimmy Choo Celebrates Rooms That Rock 4 Chemo

Supporters of “Rooms That Rock 4 Chemo,” recently celebrated the organization’s upcoming gala with a chic cocktail party at the Jimmy Choo boutique in San Francisco.

Neiman Marcus Celebrates Gladys Perint Palmer's Adam and Yves | SFLUXE

Neiman Marcus Celebrates Gladys Perint Palmer’s Adam and Yves

Neiman Marcus, with Barbara Brookins and Gail Glasser, recently hosted a reception and book signing in honor of Gladys Perint Palmer, author of the wonderful new book, “Adam and Yves.”

The book provides a tongue-in-cheek history of fashion. As Valentino Garavani remarked, “her drawings have life.” And the book is indeed a lively thing to read, with every turn of the page showing an unexpected juxtaposition of major moments in world history and fashion.

For more information visit http://www.gladysperintpalmer.com / www.gladysperintpalmer.com

Thomas Hampson Honored by SF Conservatory of Music | SFLUXE

Thomas Hampson Honored by SF Conservatory of Music

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music held its annual gala on Saturday, April 20, 2013, in honor of legendary baritone Thomas Hampson. “An Evening of Voice Honoring Thomas Hampson” featured performances by Hampson, who shared the stage with Conservatory student singers and faculty. The most important fundraising and outreach event of the year, the gala took in $300,000 for the Conservatory’s educational programs.

Gala co-chairs Teresa Medearis and Trustee Barbara Walkowski pronounced the evening a “resounding success in every way” for the 250 guests in attendance. And the event’s co-chairs were suitably decked in regal attire for the occasion: Walkowski in a silk chiffon Carolina Herrera gown in vibrant red, and Medearis donned in emerald green taffeta by Monique Lhuillier. Trustee Deepa Pakianathan displayed her signature style in a black and white dress by Rubin Singer, one of Beyonce’s favorite designers.

Catering for the event was provided by McCall’s, Catering and Events and decor by Blueprint Studios. Wells Fargo was the official corporate Patron, with corporate sponsorships provided by Asset Management Company, Bank of America and CM Capital Advisors.

Mid Winter Gala 2013 | SFLUXE

Mid Winter Gala 2013

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.

Paolo Trolio Makes US Debut at Coup D'Etat | SFLUXE

Paolo Trolio Makes US Debut at Coup D’Etat

The Italian artist, Paolo Troilo, recently debuted his first U.S. exhibit at Coup d’Etat, the most exceptional designer space in San Francisco.

Sponsored by Testa Vineyards, the event brought together San Francisco tastemakers such as Jack Calhoun, Stephen Brady, Gary Friedman, Joy Bianchi, Anna Weinberg, Ken Fulk, and Jamie Finegold, among others.

The exhibit will run at Coup d’Etat until May 2013.

Visit Coup d’Etat at 111 Rhode Island, or online at http://coupdetatsf.com / coupdetatsf.com

Circle and Square Showcases The Best in Accessory Design | SFLUXE

Circle and Square Showcases The Best in Accessory Design

Circle and Square, a chic little shop in Presidio Heights, is the perfect place for new, unique, high-quality design.

Lexus Attracts Celebrities to San Francisco for Unveiling | SFLUXE

Lexus Attracts Celebrities to San Francisco for Unveiling

Lexus recently held the world premiere of its 2013 LS model line in San Francisco with celebrities such as Kristen Wiig, Jason Schwartzman and Simon Doonan.

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.

SOMA ShowRise Supports SF Lighthouse | SFLUXE

SOMA ShowRise Supports SF Lighthouse

Soma ShowRise raises over $10,000 for the San Francisco Lighthouse. The interior design event was hosted by Sophie Azouaou, Beth Schnitzer and Eileen Blum Bourgade.

Kyle Bunting at Gumps | SFLUXE

Kyle Bunting at Gumps

Two years in the making, Kyle Bunting recently launched his furniture collection at Gump’s San Francisco.

Paint The Town Red 2010 Gala | SFLUXE 20

Paint The Town Red 2010 Gala

The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter recently lit up the night during its annual Paint the Town Red Gala at San Francisco City Hall.

Geoffrey Young Jewelry at Carrots | SFLUXE

Geoffrey Young Jewelry at Carrots

Designer Geoffrey Young recently made a personal appearance at Carrot’s in San Francisco’s Jackson Square to launch his new collection of jewelry.

Birthday at the Houdini | SFLUXE

Birthday at the Houdini

Our fashion editor, Karen Tamblyn, recently went to Los Angeles to attend Mireille Schwartz’s birthday and Golden Globes Kick-Off party.

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.