Donna Karan and Saks Fifth Avenue for San Francisco Ballet

Donna Karan, SF Ballet, Red Carpet Bay Area
Donna Karan Fall 2012: menswear fabrics, a palette of gray, camel, black and red (photos: Donna Karan)

Saks Fifth Avenue, San Francisco, presented Donna Karan and 41 looks from her 2012 runway collection at the 31st San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary Fashion Show, a benefit for San Francisco Ballet.  Chaired by volunteer Dara Rosenfeld, the Auxiliary filled the Ritz-Carlton ballroom to capacity with 500 guests who paid up to $1,000 per seat for the lunch and show.

The date, May 18, 2012, marked the 15th year of partnership between Saks Fifth Avenue and San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary.  Past featured designers include , Giambattista Valli, Christian Lacroix and Isaac Mizrahi.

Scenes from the event:

Photos by Drew Altizer Photography