Susan Dunlevy

Veronica Beard at Saks | SFLUXE

Veronica Beard at Saks

New York designer Veronica Swanson Beard recently came to the Saks Fifth Avenue store in San Francisco to showcase the Veronica Beard collection for Fall 2012.

Go To The Ball With Armani | SFLUXE

Go To The Ball With Armani

Giorgio Armani recently held a cocktail party at their Post Street store in honor of the 2012 Modern Ball Committee. On hand were Modern Ball Chair Dolly Chammas and several SFMOMA trustees and supporters.

The Modewalk.com Launch Party | SFLUXE

The Modewalk.com Launch Party

We recently attended the launch party in San Francisco for modewalk.com, a new luxury shopping site that has the fashion world taking notice.

Chanel Cruises into Atherton, and Announces Mid Winter Gala 2012 Support | SFLUXE 1

Chanel Cruises into Atherton, and Announces Mid Winter Gala 2012 Support

Bita Daryabari, Sloan Barnett, Juliet de Baubigny and Vanessa Getty recently hosted a luncheon and fashion show at the home of Bita Daryabari and Reza Malek for the Chanel Cruise 2011/2012 collection.

SF20/21: Reaching into the 21st Century | SFLUXE 2

SF20/21: Reaching into the 21st Century

Only in its forth year, SF20/21, held at the Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason, has had a big impact on the modern design scene, and it has continued to grow its repertoire. Claudia Juestel attended the recent 2011 show, and reported back on what she found.

Bottega Veneta's Party for California Pacific Medical Center | SFLUXE

Bottega Veneta’s Party for California Pacific Medical Center

In anticipation for the 2011 Wishes for Wellness event benefiting women and children’s services at California Pacific Medical Center, CPMC supporters Sloan Barnett, Carol Bonnie, and Alison Pincus co-hosted an elegant cocktail party at the gorgeous new Bottega Veneta store in San Francisco to raise further awareness for the important fundraiser.

Inside the Balenciaga Opening | SFLUXE 1

Inside the Balenciaga Opening

Enjoy the most complete coverage from the opening of the Balenciaga and Spain exhibit at the de Young Museum in San Francisco, with Gwyneth Paltrow, Anna Wintour, and Orlando Bloom!

Inside The Mid-Winter Gala 2011

The 2011 Mid-Winter Gala raised approximately $400,000 for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Jingle & Mingle 2010 | SFLUXE 2

Jingle & Mingle 2010

Children of Shelters recently hosted its annual holiday event, Jingle & Mingle, at The Presidio Officers’ Club in San Francisco to raise money for children living in shelters.

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show 2010 | SFLUXE

The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show 2010

There are certain things one never gets tired of; and being surrounded by some of the most exquisite antiques is one of those things. The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show is the place for just that.

SF20: The 20th Century Has Grown Up | SFLUXE 3

SF20: The 20th Century Has Grown Up

San Francisco 20th Century Art and Design Show, is on its way to become the West Coast’s preeminent modernism show. Today, designer Claudia Juestel reports on the opening of the 2010 show.

San FAANcisco Soiree | SFLUXE

San FAANcisco Soiree

The Caldwell Snyder Gallery in San Francisco recently opened its doors for a private event honoring FAAN, the Food Allergy Anaphylaxis Network.

Old Is New Again: Restoration Hardware Now in SF | SFLUXE

Old Is New Again: Restoration Hardware Now in SF

Restoration Hardware recently opened its first store in San Francisco at the space originally built for Ed Hardy Antiques. The party was attended by over 800 people.

One Kings Lane Luncheon in the Hamptons | SFLUXE 1

One Kings Lane Luncheon in the Hamptons

Susan Feldman and Juliet de Baubigny hosted an intimate luncheon this Summer at the 2010 Hampton Designer Showhouse in Sag Harbor for the benefit of Southampton Hospital.

Tipping Point Raises $6 Million

Tipping Point Community, the Bay Area’s leading poverty-fighting organization, raised $6 million during its recently held annual benefit for 2010.

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.