Sonya Molodetskaya

Live. Love. Luxe. San Francisco, 2009. | SFLUXE 2

Live. Love. Luxe. San Francisco, 2009.

At a recent luncheon to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of this website, jewelry designer Amber Marie Bently surprised SFLuxe’s Damion Matthews with a beautiful pendant she created herself.

The pendant reads “Live, Love, Luxe” — three words which we’ve taken as the new tagline for the site.

Bulgari For The Birthday Gal | SFLUXE 2

Bulgari For The Birthday Gal

As you are well aware this is the week in December when we take a…

Cartier and the Newsoms celebrate "Women and Power" | SFLUXE 1

Cartier and the Newsoms celebrate “Women and Power”

We recently had the pleasure of watching a preview of the documentary that Jennifer Siebel Newsom is producing and co-directing, entitled “Women and Power.”

Inside Gucci's New San Francisco Store | SFLUXE 3

Inside Gucci’s New San Francisco Store

After months of anticipation, we were thrilled to attend the recent opening of Gucci’s beautiful new store in San Francisco, located at 240 Stockton Street, the glamorous Art Deco building that has been a Union Square landmark for decades.

Hell Week's Best Dressed | SFLUXE 2

Hell Week’s Best Dressed

After looking through literally thousands of photos that Drew Altizer and his team took at the Symphony and Opera opening parties, SFLuxe has gathered our favorite selections for the week’s best dressed. For the most part, people went beyond basic black, opting instead for interesting proportions, colors and styles. We hope you agree!

SF Hearts Prada | SFLUXE 1

SF Hearts Prada

Orkut Buyukkokten‘s “I (Heart) Prada” shirt said it all — and he wasn’t the only…

What’s New at Podium

Sonya Molodetskaya (right) with friend Lisa Alexander at Louis Vuitton last month. On Tuesday afternoon,…

John Varvatos Launch

Gurbaksh Chahal, John Varvatos If you weren’t at the mega-launch for the new John Varvatos…

Louis Vuitton Party | SFLUXE 2

Louis Vuitton Party

The Louis Vuitton party last week turned out to be the event of the month.…

Year One for Podium

Sonya Molodetskaya hosted a fabulous holiday party last week at Vessel to celebrate the season…

Sorokko among Best Dressed of All Time | SFLUXE

Sorokko among Best Dressed of All Time

It was such a pleasant surprise to open up this month’s Harper’s BAZAAR (the 140th Anniversary Issue, with Jennifer Aniston on the cover) and see our city’s own Tatiana Sorokko named as one of the “Best Dressed of All Time.” They’ve put her on the same page as Diana Ross, Anjelica Huston, Paloma Picasso, Charlotte Rampling, and the late Isabella Blow!

A Special Evening for Lois Lehrman | SFLUXE 2

A Special Evening for Lois Lehrman

Willie Brown, Lois Lehrman and Elisa Stephens Dr. Elisa Stephens, the president of the Academy…

Apron Shopping at Podium

It was so delightful to meet Elizabeth Scokin at Podium on Friday, where she unveiled…

Amber Marie and Tippi in Union Square | SFLUXE 2

Amber Marie and Tippi in Union Square

Amber Marie Bently recently hosted a jewelry launch for her new line, and a fundraiser attended by Tipi Hedren.

Cartier's Dazzling Evening | SFLUXE

Cartier’s Dazzling Evening

Molly Sims and Jennifer Siebel (wearing Ralph Lauren.) The photos of the Cartier opening on…

Dinner with Loulou, Zac, Robin, and Friends

Last week the Academy of Art University hosted an intimate dinner in honor of Loulou…