“I’ve always thought of Cecilia as a little princess, so a tiara is perfect on her,” said Sorokko, who dazzled friends in her full-length Ralph Rucci gown of taupe and black and white guinea fowl feathers. Urannia Ristow, the bride’s mother, found Cecilia’s glamorous lace-trimmed veil in Barcelona last summer.
Maria Manetti Farrow, in from St. Bart’s, swapped travel tales with OJ Shansby, who spent New Year’s in Hawaii. “It was a holiday from hell. It rained for days. We finally escaped on a freighter,” laughed Shansby.
Also dancing the light fantastic in San Francisco’s new Asian Art Museum were Alexis Swanson, Dorka Keehn, Shannon Bavarro, Lee Hudson, Sally Debenham, Seth Matarasso and Claudia Rogers.