Marin Magazine - January 2011

Four Ways to Say "I Do"

The Boat In planning their wedding, Tiburon natives Peter Scott and Christina Hansen allowed each other two words or phrases to frame the spirit of the day. Peter picked “light” and “not stuffy.” Christina chose “elegant” and “not indoors.” “Water”…

SkinSpirit Opening

Mill Valley’s Strawberry Village welcomed SkinSpirit with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting and almost 400 guests. The SkinSpirit founders, doctors and the team of aesthetic nurse specialists welcomed guests as they walked the red carpet, toured the new facility, and observed demonstrations of the latest anti-aging treatments.

Sausalito Bridal Services

Lili Shahabi teamed up with other Marin business owners for a bridal photo shoot highlighting Sausalito Bridal Services. Lili, who is a master colorist and creates bridal styles at her Sausalito shop Lili S. Salon, joined forces with photographer Sasha Georgeson, event organizer Bianca Velishek, Marin’s Star Model Management, Starlet Bridal gowns, makeup artist Sharon Herbert, and venue locations Ondine and Inn Above Tide to bring attention to Sausalito wedding options.

Eat, Pray, Love and Yoga

At Don Santa’s Kentfield estate, 150 people attended, Eat, Pray, Love and Yoga, a benefit for the Faith and Love orphanage in Haiti. Besides plenty of downward dogs on Santa’s lawn, the inspiring event also raised $10,000.

Private Ocean

Wealth management group Private Ocean participated in a community service project benefiting the St. Vincent De Paul Dining Hall in San Rafael. Employees made bag lunches for St. Vincent’s Feed the Homeless program. The volunteer project is an annual event for Private Ocean, celebrating the Thanksgiving season.

San Francisco Garden Club's 84th birthday

The San Francisco Garden Club kicked off its 84th birthday with a Haute Hats benefits at the Four Seasons Hotel. Honorary chairs and Marinites Charlotte Shultz and Lucy Buchanan were in attendance while past president and Belvedere resident Lisa Harris walked the runway.

Frank Howard Allen: The First Hundred Years

Almost 400 agents from Frank Howard Allen celebrated the real estate agency's centennial anniversary in Novato with a historical slide show and a book-signing of the commemorative publication Frank Howard Allen: The First Hundred Years.