Diane Dorrans Saeks

Komal Shah

Parties

At San Francisco Ballet’s Opening Gala, Feathers and Feminism

The annual night of dance and designer gowns drew Komal Shah, Larissa Roesch, Yurie Pascarella and more for two world premieres.

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Gordon Getty and Ann Getty attend Gordon Paul Getty's 85th Birthday Celebration on December 15th 2018 at Private Residence in SAN FRANCISCO, CA (Photo - Devlin Shand for Drew Altizer Photography)

Parties

Gordon Getty Celebrates His 85th Birthday With a Bash at Home

Three generations of Gettys and friends from around the world toasted the patriarch at his Pacific Heights home.

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Claud Gurney and Hannah Cecil Harden attend The San Francisco Fall Art & Antiques Show Opening Nigh Preview Gala on October 10th 2018 at Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture in SAN FRANCISCO, CA (Photo - Drew Altizer)

Parties

Danielle Steel, Denise Hale Shop San Francisco Art & Antiques Show

Honorary chair Carolyne Roehm had to bow out, but Steel returned to her former stomping grounds to admire the treasures.

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Anne Vyalitsyna

Parties

Ken Fulk Launches Membership Club Saint Joseph’s Arts Society

Saint Joseph’s Arts Society is a San Francisco membership club fostering dialogue on the arts, fashion, food, craftsmanship, design, and tech.

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A view of the "Contemporary Muslim Fashions" exhibit at de Young Museum, San Francisco.

Lifestyle

‘Contemporary Muslim Fashions’ Debuts at de Young Museum in San Francisco

The unprecedented designer exhibit originated in San Francisco and is on view through Jan. 6 before heading to Frankfurt.

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Komal Shah attends San Francisco Symphony Opening Night Gala on September 5th 2018 at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, CA (Photo - Drew Altizer)

Parties

San Francisco Symphony and Opera Galas Kick Off Cultural Season

The two events always take place the first week in September, prompting socials to dub the glamorous whirlwind “Hell Week.”

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Oscar de la Renta and Saks Presented the 23rd annual Save Lake Tahoe benefit

Parties

The Lake Show: Oscar de la Renta Show Raises Funds to Keep Lake Tahoe Blue

Alex and Eliza Bolen were accompanied by designers Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim at the annual event, which has raised $18 million to date.

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A look by Zhouyi Li.

Fashion Features

Academy of Art Graduate Fashion Show 2018: High-Tech, High-Touch Design

The graduate show featured 104 looks from 17 student collections and gave honorary degrees to Alexander Fury, André Walker and Lutz Huelle.

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Andrew Gn and Carolyn Chang attend SFMOMA Modern Ball 2018 on April 25th 2018 at SFMOMA in San Francisco, CA (Photo - Jessica Monroy for Drew Altizer Photography)

Parties

San Francisco’s Art, Tech and Fashion Set Decks Out for SFMOMA Modern Ball

The biannual museum fundraiser affair drew Charles Schwab, Sergey Brin, Kevin Systrom and Marissa Mayer along with the city’s Old Guard.

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Allison Speer, Trevor Traina, Kathryn Lasater and Vanessa Getty attend Mid-Winter Gala 2018 Sponsored by CARTIER on April 6th 2018 at de Young Museum in San Francisco, CA (Photo - Devlin Shand for Drew Altizer Photography)

Parties

Lily Collins, Freida Pinto Attend Final Mid-Winter Gala in San Francisco

The San Francisco charity ball founded by Trevor Traina, Vanessa Getty and Allison Speer made its final bow on Friday.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - January 11 -  Christina Kim and Alice Waters attend Innovators Luncheon - FOG Design+Art on January 11th 2018 at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA (Photo - Drew Altizer)

Parties

FOG Design + Art Fair in San Francisco Draws Collectors, Socials

The event drew Stephanie and Jim Marver, Vanessa Getty, Abigail and Jon Gans, Todd and Katie Traina and Trevor and Alexis Traina.

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Vivian Cho, BFA Fashion Design

Fashion Features

Academy of Art University Fashion Show Highlights Design, Material Innovation

The annual event showcased 100 looks by 19 graduating students of the fashion school in San Francisco.

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Yuan Yuan Tan

Parties

San Francisco’s 2016 Symphony and Opera Galas Draw Glamorous Crowd

San Francisco’s 2016 symphony and opera galas, plus the “Red Chamber” premiere, drew a glamorous crowd with their French and Chinese themes.

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Princess Jia

Designer and Luxury

Oscar-Winning Art Director Tim Yip Designs San Francisco Opera’s ‘Dream of the Red Chamber’ Costumes

Oscar- and BAFTA-winning costume designer Tim Yip presents his style for San Francisco Opera’s new “Dream of the Red Chamber.”

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Oscar de la Renta Saks Fifth Avenue Lake Tahoe benefit fashion show 2016

Parties

Oscar de la Renta Lake Tahoe Benefit Draws Sold-Out Crowd

The annual benefit lucheon and fashion show featuring Oscar de la Renta drew a sold-out crowd in Lake Take for its 2016 event.

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