Style Council: Claudia Ross

Meet Claudia Ross, member of the Red Carpet Style Council and founder of Cross Marketing, a public relations and marketing firm. Claudia keeps us informed on exclusive events in the city, what people are wearing, and where they are going.

Style Q&A

San Francisco Style:

What do you like about San Francisco Style? That there are no rules

Who is your favorite beauty “guru” in San Francisco? Alex Chases Salon, for the perfect “do”

Is there a San Francisco spot you frequent? I live at Neiman Marcus’s Rotunda restaurant!  It is the only place I do lunch. Lawrence and Tom are always there to take great care of me and my guests

Favorite spot to meet for cocktails? Balboa Cafe

What is your favorite San Francisco annual event?  SFMOMA’s Modern Ball and the Raphael House Gala

Claudia’s Style:

Whose red carpet style do you admire?  I love the way Jennifer Lopez always impresses with a variety of modern looks and updates to the classics

What is your number one new favorite item for fall/winter 2009? A Marabou feathered skirt

Your top three must-have beauty products? Neutrogena Spray tan in DEEP (I swear by this), Chanel Bronzer & Lip Gloss, Dior under eye concealer

Favorite fragrance? CHANEL Gardenia Perfume

Any online shopping recommendations?  Bergdorf Goodman, 1st Dibs and Ricky’s Exceptional Treasures

How about workouts?  Exercise TV on Comcast — it’s changed my life!

— reported by Cori Miller for Red Carpet Bay Area