San Francisco Opera Ball Marks a Revolutionary New Season

San Francisco Opera Ball Marks a Revolutionary New Season San Franciscans like to play a bit fast and loose with history –  so nobody questioned the period accuracy of French poodles welcoming patrons to the opera ball.  Why would you? They were beautifully groomed, as were their observers. So what if the gamines in Marie…

San Francisco Ballet Falls for the Infinitely Romantic

  When the curtain rose on the San Francisco Ballet’s Opening Night Gala, there was an audible murmur of enchantment. The first ballet slippers dancing onto the stage belonged to the charming littlest members of the ballet school making their performance debut, struggling mightily to hold their poses with all the poise their eight years…

West Portal’s Bloom’s a Blowout!

Like summer flowers in a shiny glass vase, colorfully clad ladies and gents filled Bloom, West Portal’s chic new blow dry and style bar, to the brim at Wednesday evening’s grand opening celebration! Located just a hop away from the West Portal Muni Station and offering affordable luxury for all occasions in a fun and…

Ferragamo Celebrates New San Francisco Store Location

Last night, San Francisco feted the latest high fashion address to set up shop on Post Street. Salvatore Ferragamo opened its new, two story location in downtown Union Square, kicking off the city’s 2014 Mid-Winter Gala festivities, complete with cocktail reception and attire. Mid-Winter Gala Co-Chairs Vanessa Getty, Trevor Traina, Kathryn Lasater and Allison Speer…

Balm Voyage!

San Francisco ladies got their glamour on in the Mission last night for theBalm Cosmetics’ grand opening soiree. Under a sparkly chandelier, the glitzy guests pored over the delicious make-up products with cheeky names like “Shady Lady” shadow, “Put a Lid on It” eyelid primer, and “DownBoy” blush. Fabulous founder Marissa Shipman was all too…