Gal on Fire: Jennifer Raiser for Burning Man

Dramatic Visualization is a storytelling term used to illustrate people and experiences, with an abundance of descriptive details, which immediately makes the story come to life. This technique dates back to the One Thousand and One Nights era of writing. Thankfully, for our times, we have Jennifer Raiser’s book, Burning Man: Art on Fire ((Race…

SFWire & Oscar

San Francisco lost a fine feathered friend with the passing of fashion designer Oscar de la Renta. A longtime favorite of our most-photographed ladies, wearing Oscar was seen as always appropriate, elegant, and festive – words that could equally be used to describe the debonair designer himself. Making an annual pilgrimage to see his collections…

Lake Deep, Fashion High

When pure light descends on a body of water, such as sunlight, it  brings into existence the color blue. This past Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 Lake Tahoe was Ultra Blue, as a result of the collaboration between Saks Fifth Avenue and Oscar de la Renta. They introduced their 45th annual luncheon and fashion show starring…

Temporary Contemporary lifts the FOG

There was a lot of dough on display at the FOG Design+Art Fair at Fort Mason, and some of it was being hand-cut on a butcher block. Chef Michael Tusk, the Michelin-starred genius of gluten at Quince and Cotogna restuarants, was given a prominent place at the entrance to roll out his new handmade pasta…