SF Life

A Special Pre-Gala Reception for the Symphony | SFLUXE 12

A Special Pre-Gala Reception for the Symphony

San Francisco Symphony supporters, Sloan and Roger Barnett, recently hosted a cocktail reception in anticipation of the San Francisco Symphony’s Opening Night Gala on September 3, 2014.

ArtPoint's Annual Gala, "Mad Men" Style | SFLUXE 24

ArtPoint’s Annual Gala, “Mad Men” Style

I was delighted to attend ArtPoint’s recent annual gala, their Summer Cocktail Soirée, for an…

A Launch Party at Bar Agricole | SFLUXE

A Launch Party at Bar Agricole

Supporters of the San Francisco Symphony recently mixed and mingled at hot spot Bar Agricole in anticipation of the the Symphony’s Opening Night Gala on September 3, 2014.

Elle Celebrates Women in Tech | SFLUXE

Elle Celebrates Women in Tech

Elle’s Editor-in-Chief Robbie Myers recently hosted a dinner at Quince in San Francisco to celebrate the release of the magazine’s first annual “Women in Tech Power List.”

San Francisco Decorator Showcase, 2014 | SFLUXE

San Francisco Decorator Showcase, 2014

This year’s 37th San Francisco Decorator Showcase, benefitting the scholarship fund of San Francisco University High School, was held at a gorgeous brick mansion on 3660 Jackson Street. Designer Claudia Juestel attended the opening gala, and has provided this insightful overview of the rooms.

Martha Stewart's Visit to Macy's | SFLUXE

Martha Stewart’s Visit to Macy’s

Macy’s recently welcomed Martha Stewart for an in-store appearance at its Union Square store in San Francisco to share her secrets for the ultimate Americana-themed summer party.

A Celebration for Gregg Lynn | SFLUXE 2

A Celebration for Gregg Lynn

Our friend Gregg Lynn recently celebrated his 50th birthday at an elegant cocktail party in the glamorous Penthouse Suite of the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, attended by friends, family and colleagues.

Linens: For Every Room and Occasion | SFLUXE

Linens: For Every Room and Occasion

Jane Scott Hodges recently made an appearance at Hudson Grace in Presidio Heights to meet customers and sign copies of her beautiful new book, “Linens: For Every Room and Occasion,” written with Charlotte Moss.

You Can Now See the Restored Salon Dore! | SFLUXE 2

You Can Now See the Restored Salon Dore!

Renovations of the Salon Dore at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco were recently unveiled. And as you see, it’s one of the most beautiful rooms in the world!

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.

Madeline Weinrib's New Showroom | SFLUXE

Madeline Weinrib’s New Showroom

Madeline Weinrib recently opened a wonderful 4,000 square foot showroom in the San Francisco Design Center to showcase her beautiful collection of rugs, fabric, accessories, wallpapers and even apparel.

Mulberry Opens in Valley Fair | SFLUXE

Mulberry Opens in Valley Fair

The British luxury brand, Mulberry, recently opened at Westfield Valley Fair in Santa Clara, with a fundraiser for Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, hosted by Carl Barbato and Kelley Roberts.

Oliver Peoples' Opening Party in San Francisco | SFLUXE 2

Oliver Peoples’ Opening Party in San Francisco

Sabrina Buell and Yves Behar recently hosted the opening of the new Oliver Peoples San Francisco Boutique, attended by Amanda Hearst, Sonya Molodetskaya, Ian Hannula, Joe Haller, Jessica Silverman, Allison Speer, Joel Goodrich, and others.

Bloomberg Businessweek Design Conference 2014 | SFLUXE 3

Bloomberg Businessweek Design Conference 2014

Hosain Rahman, Alison Pincus, Susan Feldman, Neville Brody, Elizabeth Diller, Florentijn Hofman, Bre Pettis and others recently headlined the Bloomberg Businessweek Design 2014 conference in San Francisco.

Mid Winter Gala 2014 | SFLUXE 62

Mid Winter Gala 2014

Salvatore Ferragamo co-hosted this years Mid Winter Gala in San Francisco, with Trevor Traina, Vanessa Getty, Kathryn Lasater, and Allison Speer. Guests included Marissa Mayer, Jonathan Ive, Dita von Teese, Balthazar Getty, Camilla Belle, Jessica Hart, Derek Blasberg, John Gidding, Lauren Remington Platt, Liz Goldwyn, Libby Leffler, Douglas Friedman, David Sacks, Jacqueline Sacks, Devon Aoki, Gary Friedman, among others.

Fog Design + Art | SFLUXE

Fog Design + Art

The debut of FOG Design + Art at the Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason demonstrated that San Francisco, despite its size, is a great art city.

Founded by event designer Stanlee Gatti, interior designer Douglas Durkin, and the late Elaine McKeon, the four-day show celebrating 20th and 21st century “design in all its forms” featured prominent dealers from around the country. They exhibiting progressive design and art that set an entirely new standard for the Bay Area, with over 4,000 visitors attending.