The 2012 Fall Antiques Show in San Francisco was an elegant gala, with exquisite antiques and art, and wonderful learning opportunities for anyone who appreciates the finest, reports Claudia Juestel.
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.
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.
Now in its 8th year, the 2012 Mid-Winter Gala had the support of Chanel as Marquee Sponsor for the first time ever, and one could sense the elegant Chanel touch throughout the evening.
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.
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.
Lauren Santo Domingo recently hosted a party for Derek Blasberg in San Francisco with friends Vanessa Getty and Alexis Traina.
The 2011 Mid-Winter Gala raised approximately $400,000 for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Simon Doonan and Vanessa Getty recently co-hosted a dinner at Boulette’s Larder in San Francisco in honor of Carven designer Guillaume Henry.
The X PRIZE Foundation hosted a Who’s Who of international leaders, entrepreneurs, philanthropists and celebrities at Lucasfilm’s Letterman Digital Arts Center for an extraordinary evening of entertainment, intelligence and vision.
Tipping Point Community, the Bay Area’s leading poverty-fighting organization, raised $6 million during its recently held annual benefit for 2010.
BVLGARI celebrated the grand opening of its largest store in the U.S. with a magnificent in-store event attended by 350 VIP clients, media and other guests.
Philanthropist Boutique in Presidio Heights recently hosted a cocktail party in honor of its new quarterly charity recipient, Children of Shelters.
It’s a true reflection of the sophistication and elegance of San Francisco style that it’s the location of the only Boucheron store in the United States (230 Post Street).
The Presidio Heights home of Vandy Boudreau was the setting earlier this month for the…