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Freddy Clarke with musicians from Wobbly World, Margaret Mitchell and Dr. Patrick Bitter

Epi Center MedSpa Anniversary and Replete Skincare Launch

More than a thousand friends, clients and supporters visited the Epi Center MedSpa in San Francisco to toast its longevity, and to celebrate Elisabeth Thieriot and the launch of her Replete Skincare line. Watch the video: People in this video: Marybeth
DJ Lana Adair at the Maison Martin Margiela opening in San Francisco

Martin Margiela in San Francisco

John Galliano‘s work for the Martin Margiela label is on display in San Francisco in a historic Frank Lloyd Wright building, Maison Margiela at 134 Maiden Lane. Interiors designed by the Margiela team for the two-story, 2,900 square foot space are in typical Margiela surrealist style. Optical illusions, or trompe
By Bay Area Makeup Artist Christina Flach

Pretty Girl at BottleRock Napa Valley

Pretty Girl Makeup, founded by Bay Area makeup artist Christina Flach, and known for its high quality, addictive and seductive lip gloss, is sponsoring the Sarah and Vinnie Secret Show for Alice Radio 97.3 at BottleRock in Napa Valley, May 29
Vasily Vein Spring Florals 2015

Vasily Vein Spring Floral Collection

Bay Area based fashion designer Vasily Vein presented 14 new spring floral looks at Mishin Fine Arts gallery on May 1, 2015. Some 100 local clients, friends and supporters gathered to view the collection, which was dedicated to and inspired by Audrey Hepburn. Vein
Her Dressing Room by Heather Hilliard Design (Photos by Michele Lee Willson)

Meet the Designers for San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015

A historic Julia Morgan property at 3630 Jackson Street is home to the 38th annual San Francisco Decorator Showcase, open to the public through May 25, 2015. Originally built for $20,000 in 1917 for Abraham Rosenberg, “The Dried Fruit King”, and his
Judy Davies, Erin Collier, Kristi Yamaguchi, Cecily Olson, Jessica Moment, Kate Smith

Raphael House Gala 2015

Raphael House, San Francisco’s oldest and only privately funded shelter and services program dedicated to transitioning families beyond homelessness, held its 18th annual One Home, Many Hearts gala at the Palace Hotel on April 18, 2015. Gala co-chairs Melissa Koerner and Laura Larsen welcomed some
Kristi Dowler of VyAyr Fitness

Workouts with Kristi at Crissy

Kristi Dowler offers outdoor fitness classes, interval training, boot camp, personal training and small group training in San Francisco. Her popular outdoor fitness camp for women only is usually held at Crissy Field. Participants can watch the Golden Gate Bridge come to
Christine Suppes, Four Seasons, photographed by Frederic Aranda

Spotlight on Style: Christine Suppes

Some people collect Ferraris, Christine Suppes collects haute couture. In fact, her couture collection is featured in a book scheduled for release in May 2015 entitled Electric Fashion co-written by Frederic Aranda of London, foreword by Ken Downing. On May 27, Downing will
Mini-dress by Isabel Marant, available at Barneys

BottleRock Napa Valley Forecast

The weather forecast calls for 80 degrees and sunshine during the day and in the 50’s at night. That said, my fashion forecast calls for layers. This is what I’m thinking: a mini dress for day, add jeans and a sweater later,
Bouquet by Francesca's Flowers and Garden, Santa Rosa, CA; Portraits of Elizabeth North Plumstead (Later Mrs. William Elliot), by John Wallaston, circa 1758

Bouquets to Art 2015

Flowers surrounded the de Young Museum‘s permanent collections for the 31st annual Bouquets to Art event. More than 125 Bay Area floral designers created arrangements that paid tribute to the paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, costumes and textiles. The bouquets were on display
Who doesn't want to mimic Miranda Kerr's Frame-spiration?

The Battle for the Best Denim

We can’t wear red carpet gowns all the time, yet we want to look red carpet stylish everyday. To that end, we asked celebrity wardrobe stylist Mary Gonsalves Kinney to weigh in on the best denim around, right now. The advice:
Red Cross Gala 2015 Honorary Chair Alexander Mehran, Carolyn Mehran

Red Cross Gala 2015

The Red Cross Gala raised over $1.74 million dollars for local disaster preparedness, response and recovery, and raised awareness of the vital role the Red Cross plays in local and global communities. Some 600 philanthropists attended the black-tie event at Herbst Pavilion