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  • Madewell opened it’s doors at San Jose’s favorite hot spot, Santana Row on Tuesday, April 23, 2013.  I had the privilege of being able to view the store before it opened its doors to the customers waiting patiently in line. The words that came to mind when I entered the store were fresh, effortless and bright.   I personally loved...

    Madewell Now Open at Santana Row!

    Madewell opened it’s doors at San Jose’s favorite hot spot, Santana Row on Tuesday, April 23, 2013.  I had the privilege of being able to view the store before it opened its doors to the customers waiting patiently in line. The words that came to mind when I entered the store were fresh, effortless and bright.   I personally loved...

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  • Spring has sprung in San Francisco!  Well…at the Salvatore Ferragamo, that is!  One of our own editors, Nicole was certainly strutting her stuff around the Salvatore Ferragamo boutique showing off their spring collection. For more information on Salvatore Ferragamo, please visit their website at www.ferragamo.com or visit their San Francisco Boutique located at 233 Geary Street.    

    Savlatore Ferragamo’s Spring Collection in San Francisco!

    Spring has sprung in San Francisco!  Well…at the Salvatore Ferragamo, that is!  One of our own editors, Nicole was certainly strutting her stuff around the Salvatore Ferragamo boutique showing off their spring collection. For more information on Salvatore Ferragamo, please visit their website at www.ferragamo.com or visit their San Francisco Boutique located at 233 Geary Street.    

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  • Bay Area Stunners!  If you haven’t marked your calendars already, then make a big note to yourself that Madewell (a fabulous store of just about everything fashionable from head to toe) will be opening it’s first store in San Jose! I’m excited about this store because of their clean, effortless collection of clothing, shoes and accessories.  For those who don’t...

    Madewell Opening in Santana Row!

    Bay Area Stunners!  If you haven’t marked your calendars already, then make a big note to yourself that Madewell (a fabulous store of just about everything fashionable from head to toe) will be opening it’s first store in San Jose! I’m excited about this store because of their clean, effortless collection of clothing, shoes and accessories.  For those who don’t...

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  • Opera San Jose pairs two remarkably, even wonderfully, dissimilar one act operas  in Suor Angelica (Sister Angelica) and Gianni Schicchi (pronounced “Johnny Ski Key”) in it’s current production running through April 28, 2013 at the California Theatre on First Street in San Jose, Ca.  They are two of Puccini’s threesome (il trittico) of one act operas which had their world premier at the Met...

    Opera San Jose Presents – Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi

    Opera San Jose pairs two remarkably, even wonderfully, dissimilar one act operas  in Suor Angelica (Sister Angelica) and Gianni Schicchi (pronounced “Johnny Ski Key”) in it’s current production running through April 28, 2013 at the California Theatre on First Street in San Jose, Ca.  They are two of Puccini’s threesome (il trittico) of one act operas which had their world premier at the Met...

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  • Like most people, I have only seen on tv and heard of this phenomenon of men in blue. Until last night that is. The opening night of the eccentric group of guys that can only be called The Blue Man Group. And they sure wowed San Jose at the Center for the Performing Arts. I wasn’t sure what to expect...

    The Blue Man Group Electrifies San Jose!

    Like most people, I have only seen on tv and heard of this phenomenon of men in blue. Until last night that is. The opening night of the eccentric group of guys that can only be called The Blue Man Group. And they sure wowed San Jose at the Center for the Performing Arts. I wasn’t sure what to expect...

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  • Last month, I had the privilege of interviewing the fabulous designer, David Meister as he made a personal appearance at Neiman Marcus in Walnut Creek to present his gorgeous Spring 2013 collection.  His latest collection brought effortless, stylish and lady-like to another level in his designs.  My absolute favorite pieces were the orange strapless embroidered lace gown and the leopard...

    David Meister Spring 2013 Collection & Interview – Neiman Marcus Walnut Creek

    Last month, I had the privilege of interviewing the fabulous designer, David Meister as he made a personal appearance at Neiman Marcus in Walnut Creek to present his gorgeous Spring 2013 collection.  His latest collection brought effortless, stylish and lady-like to another level in his designs.  My absolute favorite pieces were the orange strapless embroidered lace gown and the leopard...

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  • Mark your calendars, stunners as I will personally be styling you at Santana Row’s very first, Beauty Bash!  See details below.  Hope to see you all there! Santana Row and Career Closet Invite You To the First Ever Beauty Bash Wednesday evening, April 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., various locations throughout Santana Row San Jose, CA (March 26, 2013)...

    Santana Row Presents – Beauty Bash!

    Mark your calendars, stunners as I will personally be styling you at Santana Row’s very first, Beauty Bash!  See details below.  Hope to see you all there! Santana Row and Career Closet Invite You To the First Ever Beauty Bash Wednesday evening, April 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., various locations throughout Santana Row San Jose, CA (March 26, 2013)...

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  • On March 22-24, 2013 Ballet San Jose presented a quartet of ballets. It is like a good box of Sees candies – a little something for everyone. The first ballet ‘Les Rendezvous’, choreographed by the late, great Sir Frederick Ashton was romantic and flirty. The stage was filled with light and airy long white dresses. As the men and women...

    Bravo to Ballet San Jose’s Neoclassical Masters!

    On March 22-24, 2013 Ballet San Jose presented a quartet of ballets. It is like a good box of Sees candies – a little something for everyone. The first ballet ‘Les Rendezvous’, choreographed by the late, great Sir Frederick Ashton was romantic and flirty. The stage was filled with light and airy long white dresses. As the men and women...

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  • Ballet San Jose begins its 2013 season with the Wes Chapman staging of Don Quixote. Colorful, lively and at times a good laugh, this was an upbeat performance. Don Quixote is a man driven by the ideals of chivalry and his all consuming love for Dulcinea who exists only in his delusions. Along with his sidekick, Sancho, their meanderings bring...

    Ballet San Jose Presents – Don Quixote

    Ballet San Jose begins its 2013 season with the Wes Chapman staging of Don Quixote. Colorful, lively and at times a good laugh, this was an upbeat performance. Don Quixote is a man driven by the ideals of chivalry and his all consuming love for Dulcinea who exists only in his delusions. Along with his sidekick, Sancho, their meanderings bring...

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  •   Onstage at Opera San Jose is the safest way to experience the grand, dark passions of life—the destructive forces of revenge and jealousy in Giuseppe Verdi’s “Il Trovatore” February 9 – 24 at the stunning California Theater in downtown San Jose. If you’re on a budget, don’t think that opera is out of your reach. If you go online...

    Opera San Jose Presents – Verdi’s “Il Trovatore”

      Onstage at Opera San Jose is the safest way to experience the grand, dark passions of life—the destructive forces of revenge and jealousy in Giuseppe Verdi’s “Il Trovatore” February 9 – 24 at the stunning California Theater in downtown San Jose. If you’re on a budget, don’t think that opera is out of your reach. If you go online...

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