Category: SF Bay Area Scenes

‘Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective’ Exhibition: Treasured Legacy

The ‘Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective’ exhibition at de Young Museum, San Francisco was truly special. Curated by André Leon Talley, galleries showing Oscar de la Renta’s extravagant, feminine, and elegant dresses and ensembles provided an absolutely fashionable experience. More importantly, beneath them all, the passion and kindness of the man himself shone brightly through the garments. Photos by Christian Hadidjaja.

Chinatown International Fashion Week Press Night: Flash, Light, Fashion!

Chinatown International Fashion Week (CIFW) gave abundant fashion extravaganza sneak peek to press and special guests at the Mason Room at Hilton Chinatown San Francisco, 750 Kearny Street on Monday, October 19. The Press Preview event was held in anticipation of the main Gala Party on October 27. Cover photo by Simon Fu of ES Creation / Courtesy of CIFW.

Chinatown International Fashion Week in San Francisco is HERE!

This second half of October until November 5, 2015 is all about Chinatown International Fashion Week (CIFW) in San Francisco. Lead by beloved fashion designer Monique Zhang, CIFW aims to celebrate East and West fashion and bring people together with style. Photo collage features images by Ed Jay, Simon Fu, and William Lee.

Bringing Macy’s Fashion to Front Row with Adrea Cabrera

Macy’s Presents Fashion’s Front Row celebrated fall fashion glamour at Macy’s Union Square, San Francisco on Friday, September 25th. We interviewed Adrea Cabrera, the leading stylist of 40+ outfits for women, men, and kids that evening. Plus, Unconventional Challenge looks from Project Runway’s Jake Wall, Blake Patterson, and Joseph Poli. Photos by Christian Hadidjaja.

Fashion Incubator San Francisco Pop-Up Store in Westfield SF

Fashion Incubator San Francisco (FiSF) launches a pop-up shop at Bespoke, Westfield SF featuring 5 emerging designers – Jeff Ladra, Jessie Liu, Kanjana “Cake” Carlos, Peter Papas, and Stephanie Bodnar. The pop-up store is open from May 28 to June 30, 2015.

Enjoying Spring at Dutch Henry Winery

Visiting Dutch Henry Winery in Calistoga brings me to another dimension of wine tasting trip in Wine Country. It’s delightful to experience a relaxed, chill vibe while enjoying bold wine flavors. Photos by Christian Hadidjaja.

High Style in San Francisco: Visual Master Class of Fashion History

The highly anticipated “High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection” at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor displays masterpieces from fashion greats. From Jeanne Lanvin, Madeleine Vionnet, Elsa Schiaparelli, Yves Saint Laurent for Dior, Coco Chanel, to Charles James, it’s a must-go exhibition for fashion lovers. Exhibition runs until July 19, 2015.

Arion Press Fine Printing: The Art of Book Making

A recent tour around the historic fine printing and bookmaking facility Arion Press reveals the outstanding art and dedication behind superb craftsmanship of typecasting, letterpress printing, and hand bookbinding. A visit to Arion Press is a MUST. Photos by Mira Musank.

Fashion On The Square 2014: Q&A with Y’Anad Burrell

The charity fashion show Fashion On The Square has started last weekend, but the celebration is far from over. 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of Fashion on The Square, and it’s a week-long celebration you don’t want to miss. Having covered the event for the past two years, we saw beloved local designers Joseph Domingo and Colleen Quen (pictured above) honored during the event. This year, the pinnacle of the week-long celebration on July 27th will honor Wilkes Bashford and feature Cindy Quach, Rachel Riot, Christina Morgan Cree, Candice Cuoco, and many more.


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