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Hair Extensions Guide

Guide to Hair Extensions

Deb Monti, owner of MilVali Salons located in San Francisco and Mill Valley, California, uncovers the truths, lies and myths related to hair extensions: As a hair extensions professional for some 18 years, I too often shudder when I see the way some
Oscar de la Renta Resort 2015 at Lake Tahoe

Oscar de la Renta at Lake Tahoe, Summer 2014

Saks Fifth Avenue and The League to Save Lake Tahoe welcomed Oscar de la Renta and presented 64 looks from his Oscar de la Renta Resort 2015 collection at a lakeside fashion show and lunch on August 2, 2014.  Now in its 45th year, the summertime
Kristi Dowler of VyAyr Fitness demonstrates the Push Up

Fall in San Francisco, Time to Go Sleeveless

San Francisco has some of the best weather in the country, all year-long it is rarely too hot or too cold. In September, when the fog rolls out and the sun rolls in, it is time to shed a layer of clothing and show off
Samantha DuVall and Carolyn Chandler

Style and Influence Run in the Family

When honored as one of San Francisco Business Times most Influential Women of 2014, Carolyn Chandler said her proudest accomplishment was not only creating an organization that has flourished for 35 years, but also one that is cool enough to attract
Nicole Mikles, Genta Luddy

Oscar and Bulgari at The Ritz

More than a few women wore Oscar de la Renta dresses and jewelry from Bulgari at the League to Save Lake Tahoe cocktail party at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe on August 1, 2014. Some 80 guests attended the private reception held the night
Michael Tilson Thomas, Sloan Barnett and Joshua Robinson

In Town and Country for SF Symphony Soirees

San Francisco Symphony held two summer soirees, one in the city and one in the country, to thank top donors of its upcoming Opening Night Gala on September 3, 2014.  Supporters Sloan and Roger Barnett hosted a cocktail reception at their
Chanel Couture Fall and Winter 2014-2015

Couture Week Paris: Fall/Winter 2014-2015

This summer’s Couture Week Paris, July 6 – 11, 2014, featured some 25 international fashion designers and 30 fashion shows for fall 2014 and winter 2015.  Worldwide jet setters and well-known celebrities gathered to witness the shows by Alexis Mabille, Chanel,
Christian Dior Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015

Haute Couture by Definition

The term haute couture originated in the mid-nineteenth century when Englishman Charles Frederick Worth‘s work was produced in Paris.  Nowadays the term is used loosely to describe all high-fashion custom-fitted clothing, whether it is produced in Paris or in other fashion capitals such as London, Milan, New York or Tokyo.  Haute
Ageless Beauty Skin Clinic

Ageless Beauty Secret

Cheryl Pierce of Ageless Beauty Skin Clinic in San Francisco recommends revitalizing your appearance by adding volume to the sides of your face with JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC.  Why? Pierce explains: When we are young our faces are plump and firm with
Yves Saint Laurent, The Exhibition

Yves Saint Laurent, The Exhibition

Yves Saint Laurent, The Exhibition: Watch Red Carpet Bay Area’s video for interviews from the gala opening event and scenes from the exhibition. His first collection as a head designer was for the house of Christian Dior in 1958; it featured trapeze
Tokyo Girls' Style at JPOP Summit Festival in San Francisco

JPOP Summit Festival 2014

The 2014 J-POP Summit Festival, San Francisco’s premiere celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion, games, art, food and film, broke all previous attendance records during its recent 6th annual weekend-long event. More than 120,000 people attended the two-day festival that took
MBL Media Productions

What Do We Do?

Red Carpet Bay Area is created by MBL Media Productions, a full-service video production, marketing and communications consulting company. Marybeth La Motte, executive producer and founder, has over 15 years experience in communications for lawyers, luxury retailers and event producers.  La