Paula Carano

Proenza Schouler, Rosie Assoulin, Isa Arfen

What to Wear to the Modern Ball [2016]?

  The Modern Ball is coming up on May 12, 2016, at the brand new and expanded SFMOMA. Guests will eat, drink and dance the night away in the new building before it officially ...
Nancy Kukacka, photographed by Drew Altizer

Nancy Kukacka Leads the Pack in Fashion and Finance

  Red Carpet Bay Area's Top Women of Style list includes Nancy Kukacka (pronounced Koo-kotch-ka), or simply "Nan" to her friends. Nan is the founder and chief investment ...
Paula Carano in a gown by Oscar de la Renta, also featured in Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective at the de Young Museum, San Francisco

Oscar de la Renta: Would Annette Wear It?

Arguably, the most special gowns in Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective at the de Young Museum through May 30, 2016, are those that belonged to Annette de la Renta. Annette's gowns and ...
Oscar de la Renta

My Favorite Oscars

Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective opens March 12, 2016 at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. André Leon Talley, former American editor-at-large for Vogue magazine, is the curator ...
San Francisco Ballet 2016 Red Carpet

San Francisco Ballet Sets the Bar[re]

San Francisco Ballet Sets the Bar: When it comes to ballet, San Francisco Ballet is praised for its broad repertory, dancers of uncommon range and skill, and a vision that continually sets ...
FRONT:  Sarah Jackmauh, Paige Silverman, Elizabeth Grayson, Jennifer Reynolds, Kate Harris, Hailey Cusack, Lily Ostler  SECOND: Brooke Raabe, Curry Fisher, Hannah Baylis, Rachael Maier, Katarina Churich, Mary Grinnell, Allaire Kruse, Camille Rich, Solange Soward  THIRD:  Julia Chenette, Madeleine Lamm, Sarah Scannell, Kendall Finnegan, Diana Silverstri, Paloma Palmer, Connolly Stegerwald, Lindsey Weber

Red Carpet Bay Area Review Q2 2015

#LoveWins -- the Supreme Court ruled that gay and lesbian couples can marry! The Bay Area celebrated that victory, the law that brought access to medical aid in dying for 38 million ...
Red carpet favorites from the San Francisco Ballet Gala, 2015: Suzy Kellems Dominik in Valentino, Paula Carano in Oscar de la Renta, Komal Shah in Naeem Khan, OJ Shansby in Marchesa and Nancy Kukacka in Oscar de la Renta

Top Five Events Q1 2015

Based on the crowd, the fashions, the venue, entertainment and decor, Marybeth La Motte ranked the top five red carpet-style events in the Bay Area, from Q1 2015 (in chronological ...
Vanessa Getty

Stylish Patrons Dinners at San Francisco Symphony Gala

Dagmar Dolby and her daughter-in-law Natasha Dolby co-chaired the San Francisco Symphony Opening Gala on September 24, 2015. Some of Red Carpet Bay Area's favorite style scenes from the ...
Watercolor by Steve Curl

Rodin by Moonlight 2015

Rodin by Moonlight, Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University's biennial black-tie dinner dance, raised over $500,000 for the museum, a record high for the event in its 30 year history, on ...
Deepa Pakianathan in Rubin Singer, Allison Speer in Andrew Gn, Komal Shah in Oscar de la Renta, Marybeth Shimmon in J Mendel

San Francisco Opera Opening 2015

San Francisco Opera opened its 93rd season on September 11, 2015. A near capacity crowd of 3,000 filled the seats at the War Memorial Opera House for Verdi's Louisa Miller, produced by ...
Red Carpet Bay Area's Top Women of Style: Sarah Somberg

Women of Style: Sarah Somberg

We first noticed Sarah Somberg in a feathered ensemble by Erdem at the designer's fashion show and benefit for San Francisco Opera Guild in April 2015. An admiration of her style ...
Oscar de la Renta Fall 2015 at Neiman Marcus Palo Alto

Oscar de la Renta in the City and Valley

Saks Fifth Avenue, Komal Shah and Barbara Brown hosted a lunch and welcome celebration for Peter Copping, creative director for Oscar de la Renta, at Saks Fifth Avenue on May 21, 2015. ...