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[UPDATE: This story was originally published on January 25.]
Despite what naysayers spew about the S.F. fashion scene, we honestly can't count the number of times we've stumbled upon a cool campaign or local lookbook that utterly enthralls us with its creativity. And we know that behind every glossy photo is an incredibly diligent team working together to make the magic happen — from photographers capturing candid moments and hairdressers creating coiff magic to perhaps the most-envied of all, stylists who are responsible for all those gorgeous clothes and accessories.
Oh, you thought S.F. didn't have any of those roaming around its hilly turf? Think again! We've rounded up eight star stylists who are churning out the bulk of the beauty you see around town. Ready to peek into these (obviously) well-dressed ladies' worlds? Come along, then.
Photographed by Aeschleah DeMartino
UPDATE: Lupita's done it again. The actress took the stage at last night's SAG Awards to present alongside Jared Leto, and she did so in her show-stopping specs. While male hairdressing occupied our attention last awards season (let's not forget when Leto himself pioneered the epic Man Bun Movement of 2014), this year has read
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