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Will the California Seller's Market Continue in 2017?

Will the California Seller’s Market Continue in 2017?

Thanks in large part to a shortage of available homes and an abundance of demand, California’s housing market remained strong for sellers throughout 2016. Will the seller’s market continue in 2017? Last year mortgage interest rates hovered near historic lows, but as 2017 gets underway we are experiencing
Best Candid Moments at the SAG Awards

The Best Candid Moments at the SAG Awards

Some of the brightest stars of film and television gathered for the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on January 29, 2017. On live television they celebrated, honored and recognized their peers. The show kicked
Red Carpet Style, San Francisco Ballet Gala 2017

Fashion on Opening Night at the Ballet

San Francisco Ballet Gala 2017, Ever Magical, inspired some extraordinary evening gowns. My top five (in alphabetical order): Vanessa Jean-Baptiste in Vasily Vein, Paula Carano in Naeem Khan, Huifen Chan in Valentino, Hannah Comolli in Gucci and Kelsey Lamond in Jenny
How to Prepare for the Year of the Rooster

How to Prepare for the Year of the Rooster

January 28, 2017 marks the first day of the Year of the Rooster in the Chinese zodiac. The Rooster sign includes anyone born in 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005 and 2017. The Chinese calendar assigns each year an animal
Benjamin Millepied and Maria Kochetkova at the After Party Celebration on opening night at San Francisco Ballet

Parties on Opening Night at San Francisco Ballet

Before and after San Francisco Ballet’s Gala and season opening performance at the War Memorial Opera House, guests met for cocktails, dining and dancing at City Hall. San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary organized three dinners for Grand Benefactors, Benefactors, and Patrons with the theme of Ever Magical. Avé M. Seltsam
SF Ballet Gala 2017

VIPs at the Ballet

If you wanted to rub elbows with the elite of the Bay Area and catch some world-class ballet, the San Francisco Ballet Gala was the right spot to be on January 19, 2017. Financiers, CEOs, investors, capitalists, technologists, and queens of the
IWC Schaffhausen at SIHH 2017 "Decoding the Beauty of Time" Gala Dinner

Red Carpet Haute Horlogerie

Red Carpet Style at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, Geneva, Switzerland: Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen hosted some 1,000 VIPs at a gala dinner themed “Decoding the Beauty of Time” at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva on January 17,
Designs by Michael Costello

Fashion on the Square with Marshawn Lynch and Michael Costello

The 11th annual Fashion on the Square featured designs on the runway from NFL star Marshawn Lynch (Beast Mode), fashion designer Michael Costello, opera singer and fashion designer Radmila Lolly, Dark Garden Corsetry and Couture, and Rebecca Cahua Swim. Fashion on the
Bay Area Nonprofits Benefit from Red Carpet Bay Area

Bay Area Nonprofits Benefit from Red Carpet Bay Area

Red Carpet Bay Area helped 46 nonprofits reach nearly 300,000 viewers in 2016. Click here for a list of the 12 most elevated, and see below for 34 more nonprofits that benefited from our coverage.  49ers Academy — Cocktails and Couture A.C.T. — ACT SuperGala Always Dream Foundation — Always
San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Ballet, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Red Carpet Bay Area’s Most Elevated 2016

Red Carpet Bay Area helped 46 Bay Area nonprofits reach nearly 300,000 viewers in 2016. The most elevated — Fine Arts Museums, San Francisco Ballet, and San Francisco Symphony — with six articles each. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (6) Max Hollein will lead the Fine
Red Carpet Bay Area Top Ten 2016

Top Ten Red Carpet Looks 2016

Feminine, ladylike silhouettes in sexy sheer, beaded, lace and floral fabrics defined red carpet style in 2016. Red Carpet Bay Area’s Top Ten: Red Carpet Bay Area’s top ten red carpet looks, 2016 (in chronological order): Huifen Chan in Dennis Basso at
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - December 11 -  Olivia Lamond attends SF Ballet's Nutcracker Luncheon at City Hall

‘Twas the Season: Red Carpet Style Holidays in San Francisco

Festive and fancy parties inspired beautiful dresses in San Francisco this holiday season! In case you missed them, below are some fashionable scenes from a few red carpet style events held in December. Some style notes: Navid Armstrong stunned in red carpet worthy gowns at