The San Francisco Opera Guild recently honored Bay Area philanthropists John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn at the sixth annual “An Evening on the Stage,” one of the highlights of the fall social season.
Casanova: The Seduction of Europe, the beautiful new exhibit at the Legion of Honor, recently opened with an elegant dinner masquerade.
The Board of Trustees of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco invited guests for “An Elegant Evening” in the Court of Honor at the The Legion of Honor.
The annual fundraiser luncheon held at Lake Tahoe attracted a huge crowd as the event featured Oscar de la Renta’s incredible designs.
Dolce & Gabbana recently opened a plush jewel box of a boutique at 100 Grant Street, making it the latest of many Italian fashion houses to be embraced by San Francisco shoppers.
Valentino was the favored designer of the San Francisco Symphony Opening Gala. See the six beautiful women we spotted in pieces from the Italian house.
Dagmar Dolby and Natasha Dolby recently hosted a cocktail party at Valentino in San Francisco’s Union Square to celebrate the Roman house’s sponsorship of the San Francisco Symphony’s Opening Gala.
De Grisogono’s Giovanni Mattera, with Karen Kubin, Charlot Malin, and Jane Mudge, recently celebrated the San Francisco Opera Ball with a rare presentation of the jeweler’s collection in San Francisco.
Saks Fifth Avenue and The League to Save Lake Tahoe recently presented its annual luncheon and fashion show featuring the Oscar de la Renta Resort Collection.
The House of Krug recently hosted a dinner in San Francisco with IfOnly.com founder Trevor Traina to showcase their very best champagnes.
In 2016, The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will host the world premiere retrospective of Oscar de la Renta’s work, curated by his friend Andre Leon Talley.
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.
The February 1st opening of the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay was recently celebrated with a spectacular black tie event with more than 950 guests. The Champions Gala featured appearances by Tim McGraw, Kevin Spacey, the Oakland East Bay Symphony conducted by Michael Morgan, Vocal Rush, Alizma Violon Trio, and Tyia Wilson. During the event, angel investor and philanthropist Ron Conway announced a $40 million donation from himself, wife Gayle and sons Ronny, Topher and Danny, to help fund the new outpatient medical building at the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.
San Francisco interior designer Claudia Juestel gives us an in-depth look at the 2014 San Francisco Fall Antiques Show, which had a gold rush theme this year.
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.
Carolina Herrera is presenting her Spring 2015 collection with Saks Fifth Avenue at San Francisco’s de Young Museum on November 3, 2014.