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[UPDATE: This story was originally published on December 21.]
Allow us to boast for a moment: We've been beyond fortunate and met some of S.F.'s brightest style stars. And, there's no shortage in sight, as the eye candy just keeps rolling in. Case in point: S.F. Ballet's principal dancer, Maria Kochetkova, who recently showed us around the city's famed opera house — and her whimsical wardrobe.
Don't let her diminutive stature fool you, the artsy girl-about-town is always seen donning ensembles with big, big personality — when she's not traveling the globe or starring in top-notch dance productions, that is. Whether she's frolicking around galleries or practicing her Nutcracker moves, she's got style in spades. Click through to see some serious snaps that will keep you on your toes.
Photographed by Anna-Alexia Basile
Photographed by by Anna-Alexia Basile
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