Christian Louboutin recently celebrated the opening of the brand’s beautiful new boutique at 29 Maiden Lane in San Francisco, with host Sloan Barnett. Barnett was joined by guests such as Jacqueline Sacks, Heather Ive, Juliet de Baubigny, Katie Traina, Carol Bonnie, Dr. Carolyn Chang, Mary Beth Shimmon, Jessica Moment, Sobia Shaikh, Barbara Brown, Jenna Hunt, Gail Glasser, Sonya Molodetskaya, Emily Holt, Nina Stanford, and others eager to celebrate San Francisco’s entree to Louboutin World.
Publication of Eric Cohler’s new book, “Cohler on Design,” was recently celebrated at Hudson Grace in San Francisco by Alison Pincus, Matt Cohler, Sabrina Buell, Allison Speer and their guests, including Dr. Priscilla Chan, Arielle Zuckerberg, Jeremy Stoppelman, Nirav Tolia, Trevor Traina and others.
For its 35th anniversary the San Francisco Decorator Showcase returned to the Classic Revival mansion on 2020 Jackson Street, which had also been the home of the 1991 showcase. The honey-colored brick structure, designed in 1902 by German-born architect Julius E. Krafft, is being offered for $17.5 million (as of June 2012.) Adeeni Design Group’s Claudia Juestel gives us a tour.
Ken Fulk recently opened his new retail shop, Peep Show, with the usual pomp and circumstance we all have come to expect of him.
2006 Washington Street, designed by renowned architect, C.A. Meussdorffer in 1924, is one of the most desired addresses in San Francisco. Here is a look at one apartment, currently on the market.
The years started off slowly for luxury home sales in 2009, but things got back on track in June. Here we present the top 40 sales of the year.
We can report that the 2009 Decorator Showcase home in April will be the elegant home located at 2830 Pacific Avenue (between Divisadero and Broderick.)
The annual benefit for San Francisco University High School will take place April 25 through May 25, 2009. Last year’s event raised a record $713,267, and featured some of San Francisco’s best designers, such as Ann Getty, Will Wick, Geoffrey De Sousa, Michael Burg, and others.
This year’s list of designers hasn’t yet been released.