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White Tie Fashion At The 2014 Met Ball Gala

The Met Ball has come and gone for another year, and this year’s theme, ‘White Tie and Decorations’, brought a flock of glamorous celebrities, much more well-dressed than the results of last year’s ‘Punk’ theme. White tie is traditionally the most formal dress code, well-above black tie, consisting of beautiful ball gowns for women and full suits with waistcoats for men. 

Sarah Jessica Parker, co-chair of the ball, once again strictly stuck to the theme (remember that stunning punk-inspired headpiece from 2013) with a beautiful black and white gown by Oscar de la Renta and gloves to match. Oh and just incase you forget who designed it, Oscar’s name is stitched on the dress. Other stylish ladies who donned beautiful gowns for the occasion included model Arizona Muse dressed by Ralph & Russo and Claire Danes in another Oscar de la Renta.

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Celebrities including Rihanna (Stella McCartney) and Emma Stone (Thakoon) took an edgier approach to white tie by baring their midriffs with crop tops, whilst Blake Lively (Gucci), Zoe Saldana (bespoke Michael Kors) and Olivia Munn (Diane Von Furstenberg) just to name a few did white tie sexy with plunging necklines. Cara Delevingne showed her rebellious side by breaking the rules with white pants and a black crop by Stella McCartney.

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Lupita Nyong’o who was recently named People Magazine’s Most Beautiful Person was the biggest fashion risk taker of the night wearing a feathered and beaded mini dress by Italian fashion house Prada, a very different look to the style Lupita was praised for during this years awards season.

Kim Kardashian was there again with Kanye West right by her side, and she was a definite improvement on last years floral fiasco, wearing a side-split navy and black Lanvin dress. But it was younger sister Kendall Jenner who really shined at her first Met Ball appearance in a bespoke fishtail gown by Topshop. Swimmingly Stunning.

Images via vogue.co.uk

By Natasha Price

May 7, 2014

Celebrity Style: Whitney Port

Fashion designer, reality TV star, actress and sometimes-model Whitney Port is one of our go-to fashionistas for celebrity style inspiration. Her pulled-together image, chic style, and perfectly groomed hair and makeup makes her a true fashion icon. But Port’s celebrity style isn’t just for those with celebrity-sized wallets. We walk you through five of Whitney’s most iconic looks.

Pretty Patterns

 

Whitney has a whimsical, slightly boho style that puts patterns at center stage. She likes to mix up contrasting patterns for an attention-grabbing outfit, but for relaxed days keeps it streamlined in a head-to-tie pattern, perfect for spring maxi dresses.

Tailored Shorts

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Another mainstay of Whitney’s celebrity style is her tailored short obsession. Port is frequently seen sporting a range of hues, cuts, and fabrics. One thing her shorts always have in common? A perfect, not-too-tight cut that always says ‘classy’ instead of ‘sleazy.’

Boyfriend Jeans

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One of Whitney’s closet staples is a pair of worn-in, well-loved boyfriend jeans. Whitney clearly has several pairs in her wardrobe, ranging from fitted to baggy. She often pairs them with a chic stiletto, tank top and blazer, which goes a long way in polishing off this grungy garment.

Blazers

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Tailored blazers are another must-have in Whitney’s wardrobe — she styles them over loose dresses for formal events, but also dresses them down with tailored trousers or flowy shorts for day-time looks.

Edgy Leather Jackets

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Finally, one of Whitney’s most iconic wardrobe essentials is a great leather jacket. Be it brown or black, bomber or motorcycle, Whitney always knows how to work the look, even on the red carpet with olive silk pants and a cami.

April 12, 2014

Casual Spring Celebrity Style Inspiration

Spring style is about having fun after months of being buried under layers. Now is the time to shake up your wardrobe and create adorable looks for beach trips, garden parties and walks in the park. Celebrities have great ideas when it comes to spring fashion, but you can get their style for less.

A Simple Dress

Spring is when fashionistas are excited to show off their pretty, easy-to-wear dresses. This is good news because you do not have to agonize over picking a dress, finding the right shoes and purse to match and applying makeup flawlessly. Take a cue from Rachel Bilson by wearing something light, loose and easy without accessories. Rachel shows that it is possible to look cute without hassle, and you can look carefree and casual with simple but interesting dresses from Billabong

Must-Have Shorts

If the little black dress is a staple for parties and nights out, then cutoffs are a staple for spring afternoons. The cutoff has that distressed vibe that makes people spend a lot of money for torn jeans and embodies the careless, easy-going attitude of lazy warm days. Selena Gomez sported denim Levi’s with a breezy top and a long necklace while taking a stroll in Malibu. If you are a crafty person or are just very budget conscious, you can make your own cutoffs to get the look you want without paying a bundle for it. However, these shorts from the Witchery are already made and will not bankrupt you.

Floral And Fabulous

Florals are always in fashion in spring because flower prints never go out of style this season.Jamie Chung appears happy to be out of the complicated, confining armor she wears on Once Upon A Time and in this airy MinkPink jumper while traveling outside in LA. Mango has plenty of floral prints that will look beautiful while you sip lemonade outside.

Rihanna’s Great One-Piece

Rihanna knows how to wear gowns or sexy numbers while performing and at awards shows, but this one piece is alluring without any frills. The black bathing suit shows off her tattoos and lets her move while she enjoys a day yachting in Southern France. You might not get to take luxurious vacations like Rihanna, but you can find an affordable, sleek and slimming swimsuit at TopShop.

Bright Colors For Charlize

Hot weather makes some people cranky, but others enjoy the heat even when it is sweltering. If you love every part of spring, then embrace bright colors. Charlize Theron looks hip in this lacy Madewell shirt, and her pink flats also pop. She made sure not to go too far by pairing bold colors with standard skinny jeans and a nude handbag. Seduce has flirty pinks, enchanting blues, sunny yellows and more colors so that you can create an irresistible spring look.

What are your spring essential must-haves?

March 26, 2014

Independent Spirit Awards Best Red Carpet Dresses

It’s been one hell of an awards season with some of the best red carpet dresses in Hollywood history, and the final award show before the Oscars – the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica on March 1st – was no different. Here are our favourite Independent Spirit Awards celebrity fashion.

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Julie Delpy is simply stunning in this belted Kelly green gown – we hope she wins for Best Adapted Screenplay for Before Midnight at the Oscars!

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We love Reese Witherspoon in this Giambattista Valli Couture top and skirt. And we really want those Louboutins!

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Cate Blanchett is the queen of the red carpet in this unique Roksanda Ilincic dress. We love that she hasn’t worn a conventional gown all awards season!

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Rosario Dawson is pure elegance in her nude and black Narciso Rodriguez dress.

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Kristen Bell is cute and chic in her royal blue Reem Acra dress with lace detailing and sky-high Louboutin heels.

Who is wearing your favourite Spirit Awards best red carpet dresses?

Photos: Just Jared

March 3, 2014

Best Pre-Oscars Parties Celebrity Fashion

As we countdown to the Oscars, let’s take a look at some of the incredible pre-Oscars parties celebrity fashion from Cate Blanchett to Anne Hathaway.

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Taylor Swift looked adorable in this white lace Oscar de la Renta dress at the super-exclusive Weinstein Company’s pre-Oscars party at the Montage Beverly Hills.

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Model Petra Nemcova injected some much-needed colour in her radiant yellow silk gown.

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Cate Blanchett continued her pre-Oscars fashion winning streak in this Stella McCartney jumpsuit and shoes at the Sony Pictures Classics 2014 Oscar Dinner at STK Steakhouse, here with Blue Jasmine costar Sally Hawkins.

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Sienna Miller wore this simple apple green Chanel dress to the Chanel & Charles Finch Pre-Oscar Dinner at L.A.’s Madeo Restaurant.

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Also at the same party, Anne Hathaway rocked this short Chanel LBD with little more than a slick of red lipstick.

Who is your pre-Oscars best dressed celebrity?

Photos: Just Jared

March 3, 2014

Get Kate Moss’ Celebrity Style For Less

We’re still obsessed with Kate Moss’ celebrity style. Anytime we get into a fashion rut, we just browse through the Kate Moss fashion archives to find a look that’s fresh, a new way of wearing a wardrobe staple, or accessorising a boring outfit. After 26 years’ modelling, she remains a fashion icon with no indication of slowing down. Let’s take a walk down memory lane and see how you can recreate La Moss’ celebrity style for less.

The leopard print coat
One of Moss’ most iconic looks, her leopard print coat has been a favourite over the years – she even wore it on her recent 40th birthday celebrations. Whether you pair it with jeans and a fitted jumper, or over a little black dress, Moss has made this a wardrobe staple.

Get the look for less: Topshop Faux Fur Animal Print Coat, $168.  

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The kimono jacket
We love the addition of a floral kimono jacket to a pair of dark denim skinny jeans and basic singlet top. Topped off with layered necklaces and olive ankle boots makes the look completely unique.

Get the look for less: Dark Base Floral Tassel Kimono, $24.99.

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The tailored blazer
Moss adds sexiness and elegance to an all-black outfit. The skin-tight leather pants and tailored blazer with satin lapels, with sheer chemise underneath, is a vampish take on the classic suit. It would be easy to over-accesorise, but Moss keeps it simple and still a statement with her hair pulled back, black satin clutch and pointed stilettos.

Get the look for lessBardot Bling Blazer, $80, and Anarchy Leggings, $99.95.

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The wide leg jeans
She might have been responsible for ushering in the skinny jean trend, but in typical Moss fashion, she’ll often broke from the pack choosing this more relaxed bohemian chic look. Here she pairs a simple boat neck t-shirt with wide leg jeans, thick belt, open-toe sands and a simple purse. Let your hair down and enjoy the sunshine with this carefree look. Get the look for less: LTB Roxy Jean, $74.95 and Cotton On Desire Fleck T-Shirt, $14.95.
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The chiffon dress
Moss is never afraid to take fashion risks, and always pulls it off. On paper, it might sound like an emerald green chiffon dress would not pair well with a fitted leather jacket, but on Moss, it looks incredible. Next time you wear a feminine evening dress, take inspiration from Moss and pair it with a sleek biker jacket and bold accessories.

Get the look for lessAbelone Pleated Maxi Dress, $92.96.

Which is your favourite Kate Moss style look?

February 11, 2014

This Week’s Best Red Carpet Dresses

Plenty of amazing red carpet dresses this week in the lead-up to New York Fashion Week and the Oscars – and Cate Blanchett continues to dominate the best celebrity fashion with not one but two incredible looks.

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Gwyneth Paltrow sparkled in a glam 70’s-inspired purple gown at the Goldene Kamera Awards in Berlin.

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Keri Russell was the epitome of casual-chic at the Writers Guild Awards pairing an Isabel Marant tee with a peekaboo black bra, Givenchy skirt and Giuseppe Zannoti shoes.

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Cate Blanchett was luminous in Maison Martin Margiela at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, where she picked up yet another award for her role in Blue Jasmine, taking home the 2014 Outstanding Performer of the Year Award.

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…and yet again at the NYC premiere of her latest film Monuments Men in Proenza Schouler. Love that side bun.

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The fashion set were out at the amfAR Benefit Gala in NYC ahead of Fashion Week, with supermodel Karolina Kurkova  a showstopper in this elegant black cutout dress with thigh-high split.

Who is wearing your favourite red carpet dresses this week?

February 7, 2014

Olivia Palermo’s Celebrity Style

We have serious fashion envy every time we see Olivia Palermo hit the streets. And with New York Fashion Week just around the corner, we’ve decided to take a look at this uptown it-girl’s best celebrity style looks from classic skinny jeans and blazers, to – and how you can steal her style for less.   

Statement jewellery
Olivia is a huge fan of statement jewellery – famous for her chunky necklaces bringing attention to her beautiful neck. But make sure you balance the outfit – a statement necklace only works if you’re wearing a simple tee, jumper or dress underneath to make it pop. Luckily there is fantastic costume jewellery at Sportsgirl and Topshop that look just as glam as Olivia’s.

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Tailored blazer
Olivia loves finishing off an outfit with a blazer, whether it’s a floral summer dress or skinny jeans and a tee. It gives all her outfits that elegant and classy finish. Look for a basic fitted tailored blazer in black or white for less at Zara or Mango.

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Skinny jeans
Olivia wears skinny jeans to every occasion: a day in the city, fashion week, parties, or at nights out with her gorgeous German supermodel-fiancé Johannes Huebl. Look for a pair of skinny jeans that are not too low on the waist and comfortable. Jeggings are a great alternative too.

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White shirt
Olivia has taken the classic white shirt and reimagined it – whether she’s wearing it with jeans, shorts, tucked into maxi skirts or with a knee-length skirt, it always looks fresh and feminine. Add some bright statement jewellery and a colourful bag to complete the look. We love white shirtswith a little lycra stretch for a great fit (check out Witchery and David Lawrence), or borrow you’re boyfriend’s.

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LBD
The Little Black Dress is a wardrobe staple, and to get one in true Olivia-style, think Audrey Hepburn in Sabrina – elegant, chic and timeless. Accessorise with simple jewellery and your favourite heels. Portmans and Seduce are a great place to pick up an LBD without the designer price tag.

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Loafers
Olivia is tiny so is often in sky-high heels, but even fashionistas need to be comfortable every now and then. And who said you can’t look stylish in flats? Swap your everyday ballerinas for loafers, which look fab with jeans, a relaxed shirt and sunglasses.

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Sunglasses
Every it-girl knows sunglasses are your best friend when out and about. Olivia often steps out in big-oversizes sunglasses to frame her heart-shapred face. Splurge on Dior or Tom Ford sunglasses – Olivia’s favourite labels for shades – an investment you’ll wear for years.

Do you love Olivia Palermo’s style?

February 7, 2014

How to Get Celebrity Style For Less

Whether it’s Nicole Richie’s boho chic you covet or Alexa Chung’s street style you want to steal, forget the designer price tag – we show you how to get the hottest celebrity style for less, all under $60.

Emma Watson’s animal print romper and floppy hat
Emma Watson looked so adorable in her animal print romper at Coachella last year. No need to hire a stylist to have amazing celebrity style. Take inspiration from Emma and accessorise your romper with a floppy hat, cross body bag, chunky gold belt and vintage necklace.
Get the look for lessGuess Abstract Dye Romper ($49.97) and Princess Poly Endless Sun Hat ($50).

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Michelle Williams’ preppy printed pants
She might stay out of the spotlight, but Michelle Williams is always on top of the celebrity style game when she’s running errands on the streets of NYC. Michelle tends to go for a preppy-chic look and one of our favourites is her printed cropped pants paired with a chambray shirt, basic navy cardigan and dark studded loafers for an outfit that is casual, yet cool.
Get the look for less: We love Glassons Daisy Flower Printed Pants ($29.99) and Cotton On Giselle Cotton Shirt ($29.95).
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Alexa Chung’s printed skirt
Alexa Chung is the princess of casual-chic street style, knowing just how to update unique vintage finds with the latest trends. We love how she’s combined a bold vintage print skirt with a simple grey jumper with a preppy white collar. No need for heels here – Alexa updates her usual ballerinas with black bow flats for a fun style that’s perfect for brunch with friends.
Get the look for less: Goddess Print A-Line Midi Skirt ($59.97).

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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s leather pants and striped tee
While we won’t be flying in leather pants anytime soon (hard to squeeze in and out of economy seats in skin-tight leathers), we can still take inspiration from Rosie Huntington-Whiteley chic airport style. On a recent trip, the British babe rocked sleek leather pants and a striped tee for a casual style that was offset by brown suede heels. Although the outfit looked too casual for the runway, it was truly complete with the burgundy fedora that worked to discrete her identity.
Get the look for less: Wonder NY PU Jeggings ($48.96) and Dotti Stripey Daze Tee ($29.95).

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Nicole Richie’s kimino jacket
Nicole Richie is every boho babe’s source of inspiration. But a vintage wardrobe like Nicole’s doesn’t come cheap.  This incredible fringed kimono is such a wow piece to pair with flared jeans. Luckily we’ve found a way to steal Nicole’s style for less.
Get the look for lessIvy Floral Print Chiffon Long Kimono ($40).

Who do you think has the best celebrity style?

February 4, 2014

The Week’s Best Red Carpet Dresses

Forget floor-length, this week’s celebrity style is all about chic short dresses, with everyone from Jessica Alba to Reese Witherspoon all showing off some leg. Here’s our pick of the best red carpet dresses.

 

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Jessica Alba is sweet as pie at the Hollywood Stands Up to Cancer Event in Hollywood in this white broderie anglaise Ralph Lauren dress, but vamps it up with a slick of dark plum lips.

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Fellow guest Drew Barrymore is adorable as always in this Giuletta dress with J Crew heels. High street shoes – love it!

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Reese Witherspoon usually plays it safe but showed us some serious cleavage in her tangerine Roland Mouret dress while co-hosting the event with hubbie Jim Toth. Love the pewter Jimmy Choo heels.

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OK, it’s not technically a dress, but few women can pull off a red carpet tuxedo like Anne Hathaway (hers is by Viktor & Rolf).

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Cameron Diaz rugged up against the brutal cold in New York for the opening of the flagship Tag Heuer store in an elegant black and white coat with opaque tights and black heels.

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Jennifer Connelley rocked a Dolce & Gabbana lace LBD for her appearance on the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, paired with a tousled bob and classic red lipstick.

Which are your favourite red carpet dresses this week?

January 31, 2014

Casual Celebrity Style

We’re used to seeing celebrities in red carpet dresses, but their off-duty looks are just as inspiring for celebrity style. Here’s how to get five perfect summer outfits for less.

Maxi dress with denim jacket
Sarah Michelle Gellar rocked one of summer’s favourite celebrity style looks, pairing a floral maxi dress with a denim jacket. This is a great look for festivals and summer picnics – simply accessories with a long necklace and pretty leather sandals.
Get the look for less: The 1&20 Blackbirds Floral Maxi Dress is a relaxed fit maxi dress that takes us back to our 90’s grunge days, but with a thoroughly modern edge.

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Tartan shirt with maxi dress
Jessica Alba was spotted wearing a casual grey maxi skirt paired with a plain white tee and a tartan button-up for a comfortable look that is both casual and cool. She completed the outfit with a studded cross-body purse.
Get the look for less: The Madalyn Double Split Maxi Skirt is similar in style and is a comfortable trend for spring and autumn. Wear it with a t-shirt or singlet for day, and cover up with a blazer at night. 

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Black and white striped dress
Colour blocking with bold prints is one of the latest ways to celebrate the season with a dress that pops and stands out in a crowd. Emma Watson’s striped dress doesn’t need accessories – just pair with classic black ballerinas and you’re ready for a lazy brunch.
Get the look for less: The Motel Suki Stripe Dress is a great everyday dress – pair it with a colourful belt for a pop of colour.

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Printed drawstring pants with a white singlet
Gwen Stefani is the queen of fashion and a celebrity style inspiration thanks to her unique taste and the risks she takes with her wardrobe. Even on a casual day with her boys, wearing printed drawstring pants and a plain white singlet, she managed to look effortlessly chic. Lightweight printed pants are a summer holiday must-have, just slip on and team with your favourite t-shirt and flip flops.
Get the look for less: Suboo Leopard Print Pants are universally-flattering. Replace your sandals for heels for an easy day-to-night look.

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Red shorts with black blazer
Looking for the perfect Saturday afternoon outfit for catching up with friends? Rachel Bilson’s laid-back style shows she isn’t trying too hard, but still looks polished. Vibrant shorts are a great pop of colour, but stop short of looking too clown like when they’re toned down by a classic white t-shirt and well-cut black blazer.  Get the look for less: ASOS Culotte Shorts in Geo Floral Print come in a fun print and are easy to pack for summer holidays.

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Which A-lister has your favourite casual celebrity style?

January 30, 2014

Best Directors Guild Awards Red Carpet Dresses

So much glam celebrity style at the Directors Guild Awards 2014 in Hollywood this weekend, from Sandra Bullock in black to Kerry Washington’s blooming lovely gown. Here’s our pick of the best Directors Guild Awards red carpet dresses.

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Kerry Washington led the fashion pack in her puffy Oscar de la Renta smock dress.

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Sandra Bullock pulled off the vamp trend in her wet look black Roland Mouret gown with dark red lips.

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Helen Mirren is as lovely as always in this sparkly blue Jenny Packham dress. Her hair and makeup it perfection.

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Sandra Oh channeled Old Hollywood in her satin ivory and black dress paired with dark red lips.

Who’s wearing your favourite red carpet dresses?

January 28, 2014

Best Grammys Red Carpet Dresses

It was a sea of glitter at the Grammys 2014, with everyone from Taylor Swift to Amy Kendrick wearing gorgeous shades of gold and platinum. But can we just stop and talk about how Beyonce stole the show in her dress? Here are our best Grammys red carpet dresses.

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Even before Beyonce got on stage for that performance of Drunk in Love with hubbie Jay Z, she stunned everyone in her white Michael Costello gown complete with sexy lace and plunging back.

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Amy Kendrick presented an award with Pharrell wearing an Azzaro dress that was just-the-right-side of evealing.

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British songstress Rita Ora bucked the long red carpet dresses trend and chose a knee-length green-gold Lanvin dress.

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Taylor Swift shone in a sparkly Gucci dress that was one of our favourite celebrity style looks of the night.

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Australian supermodel Nicole Trufino went for a 70’s vibe with her sexy sparkling platinum gown with bell sleeves and pleated skirt to support her boyfriend, Texan musician Gary Clark Jr.

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Ciara showed off her baby bump in a figure-hugging custom-made Pucci gow.

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John Legend’s wife Christine Teigen glowed in head-to-toe gold, from her sexy gold dress to her golden hair and bronzed skin.

Who is wearing your favourite Grammys red carpet dress?

January 27, 2014

Best Producers Guild Awards Red Carpet Dresses

Plenty of amazing red carpet dresses at the 25th Producers Guild Awards in LA, from Lupita Nyong’o to Claire Danes.

And congrats to 12 Years a Slave and Gravity who both won best film, a first ever tie!

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Helen Mirren has the best celebrity style of the night in her glittering Elie Saab gown.

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We’re kind of obsessed with how gorgeous Gillian Anderson is. The elegant grey lace dress is one thing, but just look at that hair and makeup!

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Lupita Nyong’o is amazing as always in her salmon-hued Stella McMartney dress and shoes.

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Claire Danes is adorable in a chic Dior dress and gold Christian Louboutin heels.

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We couldn’t help but include this photo of 12 Years a Slave stars  Brad Pitt and Chiwetel Ejiofor, because, hey, this is how all men should rock the red carpet. And hello, Brad Pitt’s new hair cut? Only Brad could get away with it!

Who has your favourite celebrity style at the Producers Guild Awards?

Photos: Just Jared

January 21, 2014

The Best SAG Awards Red Carpet Dresses

So much celebrity fashion inspiration at the SAG Awards 2014. Sure, American Hustle may have won big, but the best red carpet dresses were the real winners of the night.

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Lupita Nyong’o continues her fashion winning streak in electric blue Gucci.

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Jennifer Lawrence didn’t just blow us away in this glimmering Dior column dress, but she also coined the term “armpit vaginas”.

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Isla Fisher is the epitome of old Hollywood style in her stunning Oscar de la Renta and bombshell hair.

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Love that Kerry Washington wore a Prada skirt and crop top showing off her pregnant belly.

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Claire Danes went for dark and sexy in this mesh and holographic sequin Vionnet dress.

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Mindy Kaling is so elegant in this sexy navy David Meister gown. Love the gold accessories.

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Most of us could not get away with pairing a pale pink silk gown (here, by Givenchy) against pale skin. Except we’re not Cate Blanchett, and she can get away with pretty much anything.

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Oprah looks stunning in a off-the-shoulder Badgley Mischka dress with broach detail (and wasn’t she fantastic in The Butler?).

Who is wearing your favourite SAG Awards red carpet dresses?

Photos: Just Jared

January 20, 2014

Best Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Red Carpet Dresses

Another day, another awards show, but who cares when there are so many gorgeous red carpet dresses? We break down our favourite celebrity style at today’s 2014 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

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Love Lupita Nyong’o versatile style so much. From prints to this elegantly minimal Calvin Klein Collection gown and clutch, Lupita is our favourite celebrity fashion star right now.

 

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Cate Blanchett is beautiful is darkest green Lanvin cinched together with a wide black belt.

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The belt is a little unnecessary, but Sandra Bullock looks gorgeous in the wine red ruffled Lanvin dress.

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It’s nice to see Camila Alves out of her usual red carpet black. She’s simply stunning in a drapey red Paule Ka dress with strappy Oscar Tiye heels.

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Jessica Chastain glows in a Nina Ricci dress is such an unusual yet beautiful shade of mint green.

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What a pretty shade of hot pink on Amy Adams’ Roland Mouret dress, with contrasting black detailing.

Who’s wearing your favourite red carpet dresses at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards?

Photos: Just Jared

January 17, 2014

Best Red Carpet Dresses of the Week

It was a busy week for celebrity style with the Golden Globes, but with dozens of before and after parties, there was plenty of incredible celebrity fashion on tap. Here are our favourite red carpet dresses of the week.

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The Aussies were taking over L.A. this week. First up, Abbie Cornish in DVF at Diane Von Furstenberg’s Journey of A Dress Exhibition Opening Celebration held at LACMA. Looks like it may have been borrowed from the American Hustle set, but we love it!

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Over at the G’Day USA Black Tie Gala, Elle Macpherson glittered in gold.

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Naomi Watts was the epitome of old Hollywood glam in a delicate pale blue Marchesa dress.

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Cate Blanchett continued to reign over Hollywood, this time in silk Prabal Gurung.

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OK, it may not technically be a red carpet dress, but Lupita Nyong’o wins by a mile in her Peter Pilotto top and shorts at the Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations.

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Jennifer Lopez brought back leather and lace in this sexy LBD at the Fox TCA party in Pasadena. Studded heels and red lips completed the bombshell look.

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Nina Dobrev rocked this stunning strapless Emilio Pucci dress adorned with stars at the Art of Elysium Heaven Gala.

Who wore the best red carpet dresses this week? Tell us in the comments!

Photos: Just Jared

January 17, 2014

Worst Golden Globes Red Carpet Dresses

So many amazing red carpet dresses at the Golden Globes 2014…and yet, so many shockers, and surprisingly, from some of our favourite celebrities. Let’s take a look at some of the fashion disasters…

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What just happened? Who styled this? You’ve got the start of a business-casual, boyfriend shirt-inspired outfit by Dolce & Gabbana. Then, her stylist added a feminine sparkly diamante belt, which does nothing to accentuate her waist. Finally, a 60’s beehive to complete the discombobulated look.

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Zoe Saldana is one of the hottest actresses right now, so I guess she was going for edgy when she chose to wear this Prabal Gurung 80’s prom dress. She’s not the only one who had a Prabal Gurung disaster tonight…

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Sandra Bullock has been scoring a lot of fashion wins lately, so it’s sad she chose this Prabal Gurung satin mullet dress. The colour combination doesn’t work, and the low cut doesn’t flatter either. And those pointy boobs remind us of Anne Hathaway’s 2014 pink Oscars dress. Not good.

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Mila Kunis has worn some of the prettiest red carpet dresses, yet even she doesn’t love this Liberace-inspired look.

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Uma Thurman seems to have lost her red carpet mojo. The black top and skirt don’t match, instead creating a jarring contrast. She looks severe and unsexy, which is unheard of for Uma.

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We wanted to love anything that Jennifer Lawrence chose to wear to the Golden Globes. And from the thighs up, we get it. It’s Dior, it’s high fashion, but that white tulle skirt just looks cheap, like the Spotlight end of year offcuts. Also not a fan of the mismatched jewellery.

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We can’t wait for season 2 of House of Cards, but Kate Mara’s Golden Globes J Mendel gown is hurting our eyes tonight. The bleached locks, the in-your-face boobs, the weird drape…so many better choices for this pretty young thing.

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Mad Men’s Elisabeth Moss sadly looks like she just woke up an hour before the Golden Globes. Her hair looks messy and her handkerchief tail J Mendel dress doesn’t flatter.

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Hayden Panettiere debuted a new short haircut, sleeking it back – but it just looks like covering up a bad hair day. And we don’t like the dress either – remember when above-knee slits were big in the early 90’s? Yep, this looks feels just as outdated.

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We’ve seen Emma Thompson rock the pre-Golden Globes parties in style, but sadly, she showed up wearing a rock-hard gold bodice that looks like it belongs on the set of 300, finished in a boring black skirt.

Who’s your Golden Globes worst dressed celebrity?

Photos: People

January 13, 2014

Best Golden Globes Red Carpet Dresses

It’s the first big awards show of the year, but all we really care about is the fashion. Luckily, this year’s Golden Globes red carpet dresses are packed with style and inspiration.

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Just love this palm-print Fausto Puglisi dress on The Office’s Rashida Jones. The top knot is a great choice for this fun look.

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Kate Beckinsale is statuesque in this pewter Zuhair Murad gown.

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Taylor Swift is cute as a button in this red-black Carolina Herrera satin gown that evokes old Hollywood style.

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Sofia Vergara does what she does best – showing off her jewels. And why not? The girl has cleavage, and an abundance of sex appeal, so if you got it, flaunt i!

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Love it, love it! Reese Witherspoon glows in this minimalist aqua Calvin Klein Collection dress.

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Emma Watson is adorable in tangerine Dior – with contrasting blue suede shoes. Not many people can get away with matching their lipstick to their dress, but Emma can!

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And here’s the back that we didn’t expect – yep, still love it!

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Girls’ star Allison Williams is setting herself up a fashionista, after a string of red carpet appearances this week, and rightly so: we love her choice of  black and white dress that reminds us of something Audrey Hepburn might have worn.

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Naomi Watts is the golden girl at the Golden Globe, pairing a Champagne-hued gown with straight goldilocks tresses.

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…Is Naomi’s stylist cheating on her? Newly-engaged Robin Wright also wore a golden gown with similar neckline, this time by Reem Acra.

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Amy Adams rocks this 70’s-inspired Valentino maxi dress, the perfect nod to her American Hustle nomination.

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Remember, less is often more. Here’s a perfect example: funny girl Amy Poehler is chic in this classic Stella McCartney LBD – long black dress – with simple cutout.

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Modern Family’s Sarah Hyland is so pretty in a coral pink Georges Hobeika dress and braided hair. She might only be 23, but she looks classy and stylish, and not overdressed for her age.

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Can we give Lena Durham an award for most improved celebrity style? We might love her in Girls, but her red carpet dresses have been pretty shocking. This vibrant yellow Zac Posen gown is drop-dead gorgeous on Lena, even though the top half has us thinking of picking up some potatoes on the way home.

Who is your Golden Globes best dressed? Tell us in the comments!

Photos: People

January 13, 2014

How to Choose the Perfect Summer Hat

We love hats, especially for summer – they’re a celebrity fashion favourite. They’re the perfect way to accessorise any outfit, from maxi dresses to denim cut-offs and t-shirts. It’s just not always easy finding the right style, so the fashionistas at Melbourne’s Uni Hill Factory Outlets have come to the rescue with their handy style tips.  The floppy hat Perfect for your bohemian-chic days when you let the hippy inside you venture out. Summer screams loose-fitted tops and maxi dresses, which work best with a wide, floppy hat. Be brave; opt for big styles and save your face from direct sun. The secret is to wear the hat – don’t let the hat wear you! cap The go-to cap The best choice for a laid-back look, choose a cute cap for your weekend expeditions. A sleek leather hat will dress up your outfit, and is guaranteed to add a flawless touch to your day or night get-up. fedora Fabulous fedoras The perfect summer hat that can be worn for any occasion; whether it be a road trip or a visit to your local café. Don’t be restricted by the classic straw style, branch out and shop around for different options. Team a black fedora with denim shorts and a tee. bakerboy Baker-boy cap It’s been around the block but this casual cap is a go-to for summer. A little rounder in shape and with a stiff peak in the front, this style goes really well with a classic jeans and tee combo. Try a tweed pattern to top off your outfit. beanie Slouchy beanie Maybe not your first thought for a summer hat, try this look for a day indoors. Look out for crochet beanies and light fabrics like cotton, that aren’t too heavy on your head. Choose bright, fun colours to match your outfit. What’s your favourite summer hat?

January 10, 2014

This Week’s Best Celebrity Red Carpet Dresses

Award season is definitely here with some serious red carpet dresses seen on our favourite celebrities this week, from Jessica Alba glowing in white to Jessica Chastain and Sandra Bullock sparkling in bright colours. It might be snowing in the U.S. but these celebrity dresses are giving us plenty of inspiration for summer!


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Girls’ star Allison Williams beamed in a pale blue satin Dior mini dress at the Girls Season 3 premiere in New York earlier this week. Are you looking forward to the new season?

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Jessica Alba looking as adorable as ever in a white Jason Wu zip-up dress with Casadei heels at the People’s Choice Awards last night.

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And proving it’ll be all white on the night, Jessica Hudson rocked her unbelievable body in another stunning white dress paired with Manolo Blahnik heels, picking up the Favourite Humanitarian Award.

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12 Years a Slave actress Lupita Nyong’o glowed in shimmery Elie Saab at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala (you have to see this movie!).

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Also at the Festival, Julia Roberts in a carefree Gucci leopard print swing dress.

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Sandra Bullock brightened up the Festival in a vibrant pink and orange Alex Perry dress with lace detail, offset with nude Brian Atwood heels.

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Camila Alves outshone hubbie Matthew McConaughey in her all-out sexy black Mikael D gown with thigh high split.

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At the National Board Of Review Gala, Jessica Chastain went for a gorgeous shade of yellow in her pretty Oscar de la Renta dress, contrasted beautifully with pointy blue satin heels.

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And proving French women will always look chic, Blue is the Warmest Colour actress Lea Seydoux donned jewel-toned Prada and a berry pout.

Which is your favourite celebrity dress this week?

January 10, 2014

The Week’s Best Celebrity Fashion

Lace is one of the hottest celebrity fashion trends this week, while monochrome continues to be the season’s biggest colour statement.

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Camila Alves stunned with her winning red carpet fashion sense at the New York premiere of hubbie Matthew McConaughey’s new movie, The Wolf Of Wall Street. The sexy red lace dress is by Armani Prive, paired beautifully with strappy nude Brian Atwood heels.

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There are never enough good things to say about Helen Mirren, as chic as ever in a black lace dress with blood-red lips at the American Cinematheque Award Show.

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Anna Kendrick was a golden goddess in a strapless J. Mendel gown at TNT’s Christmas in Washington 2013 party.

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Lea Michele looked gorgeous is a black cutaway Three Floor dress when she hosted an evening of shopping at the Switch Boutique in LA to benefit Chrysalis, which helps the poor and homeless find jobs.

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Last week we told you monochrome is one of the biggest celebrity fashion trends right now, and it continues to dominate as seen on Zoe Saldana’s chic outfit at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominations.

Which is your favourite celebrity dress of the week?

December 20, 2013

This Week’s Best Celebrity Fashion

Black and white continues to be a strong trend in celebrity fashion this week, with all black and all white outfits shining on the red carpet. But luckily for those that love colour there are dresses with bursts of gorgeous hues including vibrant yellows, dreamy plums and seafoam greens.

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Marion Cotillard was one of our best dressed celebrities last week, and continues the theme this week in this stunning draped black Christian Dior Couture dress at the Marrakech Film Festival Closing Awards Ceremony.

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Diane Kruger looks like a goddess in intricate Valentino Couture at the European Film Awards. Love that seafoam green.

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Zoe Saldana looked chic in head-to-toe white Lanvin at the Niche Media party at Art Basel Miami.

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Nikki Reed tones down a fluorescent yellow Charles Henry maxi dress with a black blazer, clutch and boots at the Women in Entertainment Awards.

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Evangeline Lilly rocked a gothic black Alberta Ferretti gown at the Berlin premiere of The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug. Doesn’t hurt to have Orlando Bloom on your arm, either!

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Cate Blanchett in plum Valentino (we told you this was the hottest hue last week!) at the Dubai Film Festival.

Which star has the best celebrity fashion this week?

December 12, 2013

The Best Celebrity Fashion at the British Fashion Awards 2013

Britain’s biggest style icons took over the red carpet last night at the British Fashion Awards 2013 held at the London Colisseum. And even though it’s winter in London right now, there were a number of trends we can borrow for our summer, from colourful maxi dresses to feminine mini dresses.

Here are our picks for the best celebrity fashion at the BFAs.

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Kate Moss wore an Alexander McQueen leather dress, Marc Jacobs coat and Christian Louboutin pumps. She took home the Special Recognition Award, saying the accolade was “surreal”.

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Alexa Chung paired an adorable Stella McCartney mini dress with black satin ankle strap wedges and red lipstick – zero jewellery!

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Sienna Miller and fiance Tom Sturridge both wore Burberry – isn’t that emerald green gown straight out of The Beautiful and the Damned?

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Gwyneth Paltrow looked understated in a pretty Prada dress.

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Rita Ora vamped it up in Vivienne Westwood.

Who wore your favourite celebrity dress at the British Fashion Awards 2013?

December 4, 2013

This Week’s Best Dressed Celebrity Style

From Amy Adams in picture-perfect plum to Jennifer Lawrence rocking cutting-edge Dior couture, this week’s red carpet has some serious best dressed contenders…

We started the week with The Governors Awards in Hollywood, and boy did it draw some incredible celebrity red carpet dresses.

 

 

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Angelina Jolie was as beautiful as ever in her dramatic sparkly black Atelier Versace gown, taking home the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.

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We’re smitten with Jennifer Garner’s chic and feminine LBD by Dolce & Gabbana. Isn’t that neckline pretty?

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Expect to see a lot more purple on the red carpet after Amy Adams’ strapless plum Vivienne Westwood gown.

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But Raquel Welch was the real head-turner in her bombastic red figure-hugging dress. Can you believe she’s 73?

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It was a busy week for the Hunger Games crew, continuing their whirlwind promotional world tour for the Catching Fire sequel, and Jennifer Lawrence stunned in this unique Dior creation. Perfect for the Paris premiere.

 

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Another city, another Dior Haute Couture gown. We love the prom-inspired neckline and sexy billowing skirt worn over a black basque pulled together with a thick belt.

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Meanwhile co-star Elizabeth Banks was radiant in this sculptured hot orange gown with sparkly embellishments at the L.A. premiere.

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And if there’s any doubt purple is going to be a big fashion trend, here’s Girls’ star Allison Williams in a royal purple off-the-shoulder L’Wren Scott dress at the CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute evening in NYC.

Who is your celebrity style all-star this week?

 

 

November 21, 2013
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