Hermès enhanced its UX with the opening of a new store in the heart of Silicon Valley
Located in the Stanford Shopping Center, the venerable French luxury brand’s Palo Alto boutique is the first new U.S. location in seven years. Hermès CEO Axel Dumas was in attendance with an envoy of guests from France to celebrate. “Palo Alto’s unique character,” he says, “can be ... More
Christian Louboutin shares his thoughts on Cardi B and designing for men at his San Francisco boutique
His boutique visits are always highly anticipated events and Christian Louboutin’s recent stop into his San Francisco shop was no exception. Louboutin’s spacious Maiden Lane outpost was packed on this particular evening with a bevy of red-soled beauties—and, of course, I’m referring to both the guests and the 53-year-old ... More
The annual event creates a world-class marketplace for interior design aficionados
Everything was coming up roses...and daffodils and daisies at the San Francisco Fall Art & Antiques Show Opening Night Gala, with a nod to the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, naturally themed FLOWER POWER: Floral Imagery in Art, Antiques & Design.
The Show’s Grand Entry Hall featured four ... More
The luxury design house officially christened its new two-level women’s boutique with a cocktail party hosted by Jaime King
The boutique, inspired by the Peter Marino-designed Avenue Montaigne flagship in Paris, is housed in the historic 185 Post Street building. It’s encased in a glass façade encapsulating the existing building’s existing masonry architecture—Dior’s ground-floor exterior also incorporated marble and glass elements as a complement to the design.
While ... More
Let Barneys New York give you the inside scoop into the Bay Area
Barneys New York expanded the recent launch of its New York City Guide to share a who’s who for San Francisco. The insider hub of all things Bay Area contains hot tips from celebrities, tastemakers, restaurateurs, entrepreneurs and local experts.
Did you know supermodel Christy Turlington (who ... More
Barneys New York christened their new freestanding men’s store with a swanky cocktail party featuring special guest (and NBA All-Star) Draymond Green. The 19,000-square-foot San Francisco location is divided into two levels, and features floor-to-ceiling Abba Grey Marble. Leather goods and accessories greet you upon entering street-level, while ... More
San Francisco celebrates Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective with a black-tie gala
San Francisco’s de Young museum celebrated the world premiere of Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective with an invitation-only black-tie gala that brought together an eclectic group of the designer’s family, friends, clients and admirers from all over the country.
The exhibition, curated by André Leon Talley and hosted by Honorary ... More
Inside Dolce & Gabbana's new San Francisco boutique opening
Grant Avenue feels more like Little Italy these days, particularly since Dolce & Gabbana took up residence next to other well-heeled Italian labels like Prada, Valentino and Brunello Cucinelli. This week, the luxury fashion house celebrated its arrival with a proper housewarming, hosted by Diane Wilsey, Vanessa Getty ... More
From wine tastings to Bulgari sightings at Auction Napa Valley
The 35th Annual Auction Napa Valley lived up to its reputation not only for serving some of the best food and wine in the country, but for raising an enormous amount of money this June in support of community health and children’s education programs in Napa County.
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