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Gordon Peter Getty's 85th Birthday Celebration

Gordon Peter Getty’s 85th Birthday Celebration

The Getty family recently celebrated Gordon P. Getty’s 85th birthday with a joyful party at their Pacific Heights home.

Fendi at 195 Grant Avenue, San FranciscoPhoto: Drew Altizer Photography

Inside Fendi’s New San Francisco Boutique

Fendi celebrated the opening of its new boutique at 195 Grant Avenue in San Francisco with an intimate luncheon hosted by Allison Speer.

A Day of Art and Inspiration at Stonescape

Norah and Norman Stone recently opened the doors to The Art Cave at their Calistoga estate, Stonescape, exhibiting pieces from their extensive, world-class art collection, during an all-day event for friends, family, and art connoisseurs.

How Would You Like Unconditional Happiness?

Norman and Norah Stone hosted a book signing event for Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche’s “Our Pristine Mind: A Practical Guide to Unconditional Happiness”.

Kyle Newman, Jaime King, Katie Traina, Todd Traina. Photo: Drew Altizer

See What Happened at Dior’s San Francisco Premiere

Jaime King, Andrew Gn, and the Bay Area’s best dressed came out to celebrate the opening of Christian Dior’s first women’s boutique in San Francisco.

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.

Manet to La Perla, Reflections on Lingerie | SFLUXE 4

Manet to La Perla, Reflections on Lingerie

Vanessa Getty recently hosted a luncheon at Cotogna to celebrate the opening of lingerie brand La Perla’s first boutique in San Francisco at 170 Geary Street.

Opening Reception for Keith Haring: The Political Line | SFLUXE 19

Opening Reception for Keith Haring: The Political Line

The US premiere of “Keith Haring: The Political Line” was recently held at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. It is the first major Haring show on the West Coast in nearly two decades. The Political Line features more than 130 works of art including large scale paintings, sculptures, and a number of the artist’s subway drawings.

Diana Vreeland Perfume Launches in San Francisco | SFLUXE 4

Diana Vreeland Perfume Launches in San Francisco

It was in her 1984 autobiography that Diana Vreeland wrote that “Scent, although you can’t see it, is as important to a well-turned-out woman as her makeup, her nail varnish, her pearls…”

Thirty-Nine Fabulous Looks at the SF Symphony Gala | SFLUXE 11

Thirty-Nine Fabulous Looks at the SF Symphony Gala

San Francisco Symphony’s 103rd opening night gala for 2014 was a special tribute to musical director Michael Tilson Thomas, celebrating his 20th anniversary this year.

CH Carolina Herrera Opens in San Francisco | SFLUXE 2

CH Carolina Herrera Opens in San Francisco

Carolina Herrera and Elle’s Joe Zee, with California Pacific Medical Center trustees Sloan Barnett, Carol Bonnie, and Carolyn Chang, M.D., recently celebrated the opening of CH Carolina Herrera’s new San Francisco store in benefit of CPMC. Olivia Palermo, Marissa Mayer and Denise Hale wee among the guests.

A Private Showing of de Grisogono at Battery | SFLUXE

A Private Showing of de Grisogono at Battery

De Grisogono, the luxury jeweler headquartered in Geneva, recently hosted a cocktail party at Battery’s stunning penthouse in honor of Dede Wilsey and the Fine Arts Museums.

25 Phenomenal Looks From SF Ballet Gala 2014 | SFLUXE 22

25 Phenomenal Looks From SF Ballet Gala 2014

“Phenomenal” was theme for the 2014 San Francisco Ballet’s Opening Night Gala, but also describes the looks put together by gala guests.

With gala chair Tanya Powell starting the evening in an elegant Vera Wang ball gown and ending in a short runway-worthy Dolce & Gabbana, there was a full gamut of looks.

One saw understated elegance with Yurie Pascarella in Andrew Gn and Mary Beth Shimmon in Chanel; a full flowering of colors, shapes and textures from Deepa Pakianathan, Paula Carano, Sonya Molodetskaya, Elizabeth Fullerton and Komal Shah; and striking black dresses on Karen Caldwell, Azadeh Riaz, Stephanie Southerland, Stephanie Ejabat, and SF Ballet’s Principal Dancer Mathilde Froustey.

The Cavalier Opens On Jessie Street | SFLUXE

The Cavalier Opens On Jessie Street

Jeffrey Alan Marks, Kyle MacLachlan, Restoration Hardware’s Gary Friedman, Willie Brown, Jr., Facebook’s Libby Leffler, Banana Republic’s Jack Calhoun, Asim Abdullah, Keith Bellings, Lisa Alexander, Karen Caldwell, and others attended the recent opening of The Cavalier 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