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.
Category: SF Bay Area Scenes
Oct 23, 2015
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.
Oct 14, 2015
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.
Oct 1, 2015
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.
Aug 31, 2015
You’ve read the interviews we’ve done and seen the photos we’ve taken. In case you’re wondering how the whole J-Pop Summit 2015 went down for us, read this post! Photos by Christian Hadidjaja and Mira Musank.
Jun 10, 2015
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.
Jun 9, 2015
As if owning a copy of Electric Fashion isn’t glorious enough, coming to the book launch party at Neiman Marcus San Francisco on May 27 gave a rare up close and personal view to the genuine personalities of Christine Suppes and Frederic Aranda.
Jun 2, 2015
With Talk Style AiCA San Francisco fashion show date rapidly approaching, the students and staff are all focusing on the final details. Photos by Christian Hadidjaja.
May 20, 2015
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.
May 8, 2015
A pleasant weekend hangout session with purplemaroon team, lead by Josephine Tchang. Chatting about what the brand is all about while the team was doing a lifestyle photoshoot in Russian Hill area! Cover photo by Christian Hadidjaja.
Apr 10, 2015
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.
Sep 8, 2014
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.
Aug 29, 2014
“Lace: Labor and Luxury”, a small installation at San Francisco’s de Young Fine...
Aug 3, 2014
Coming to 10th annual Blog Her conference, BlogHer ’14 San Jose was something I decided last...
J-Pop Live at Union Square featuring May’n, Tomomi Itano, Tokyo Girls’ Style, Daichi, Una : What a Rare Experience!
Jul 26, 2014
For the 2nd year in a row, J-Pop Summit Festival 2014 presented J-Pop Live at Union Square last...
Jul 22, 2014
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.
Jul 1, 2014
May 23, 2014
Phew! We barely made it, but I was really glad we made it. We arrived approximately 2 hours before...
Apr 9, 2014
Ever since we first learnt about Sou Sou during J-Pop Summit Festival 2011’s Sou Sou...
Mar 10, 2014
This is my third and last entry of the Fashion Tech Week 2014 (FTW14), which was held from Monday,...
Hi, I’m Mira Musank!
I'm a DIY fashion lover, sustainable style maker, and textile design learner based in San Francisco Bay Area. Creative adventurer since 2007. Find me on Instagram!