Oscars 2016

One of the best things about waking up early in the morning to watch the Oscars Red Carpet, is that you know for a fact that Cate Blanchett will never disappoint. And when you add a couple more surprises, it’s all just worth it. Read on for the best and worst picks of the Oscars 2016 Red Carpet, along with all the others in between!

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Cate Blanchett definitely made it a morning worth waking up for; she was nominated for actress in a leading role for Carol and certainly dressed to win. Dressed in an Armani Privé Seafoam green cap-sleeve mermaid gown that features hand sewn clusters of Swarovski crystals and white feathers, she won over millions of hearts including mine.

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When Sofia Vergara ditches her go-to mermaid gowns for elegant Marchesa gowns, it definitely makes a cut into the best dressed. A vision in blue, Sofia was in a strapless blue gown with embroidery at the bust, sash at the waist and a graceful skirt.

Brie Larson, the winner of Actress in a leading role was dressed in a custom made Royal Blue Gucci Gown, with pleated ruffles, dramatic belt and a skirt that left a beautiful train behind her. Classic example of working around one statement piece, her dress took in all the glory, while the hair, make-up and accessories took a backseat, all the while complimenting the look.

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Jennifer Garner looked like she was born to rule in her Black Versace number. She puts on a brave face and doesn’t let anything keep her down. Powerful, classy and graceful are three words, that flash across my head, when I think about perceptions.

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This has to be one of the most elegant outfits we’ve seen on a soon to be mom. Chrissy Teigen was glowing in her embroidered Nude Marchesa mermaid gown. Minimal make -up, simple hair and a smile that’s worth a million, she’s definitely one of the most graceful pregnant ladies to walk that carpet.

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That completes my list of top 5 best dressed celebrities at this year’s Oscars. Getting to the juicy and interesting part of this article, we count down the 5 worst dressed celebs this year soon. Keep reading!

 

 

AMA 2015

Is it just me? Aren’t we over the nearly naked dresses already? Going by the red carpet trend we’re seeing, I might just have to re-think these articles.

Nicki Minaj is the surprise winner this time and I’m just so happy to see her style upgrade; remember the MTV fiasco couple of years ago? It is so good to see her covered up in couture, this time in a Michael Costello.

Emmy Awards 2015

Let’s start with the top 5 notable trends from the Emmy’s red carpet:

  • Loads and loads of black; pretty classy and very much a safe option (but there are a few who went wrong even there, I’ll get to that in a bit!)
  • Pale pink was a surprisingly popular choice amongst a lot of celebrities (not a very good choice although)
  • My favorite is definitely where, the older actors took considerable fashion risks (some very good ones and some not so much, but I love the ‘I wear what I want to wear’ attitude)
  • Pantsuits are here to stay, but it’s getting chic-er every season.
  • Rainbow gowns are making pretty huge waves, going by the looks of it.

But before we go any further, my favorite look of the night, Ellie Kemper, with the rainbow version from Naeem Khan, beautifully mitered in sequins. I’m definitely in love with this one!

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The Classy Blacks

The Pale Pinks

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Over dressed, yes but Kerry still managed to work that Marc Jacobs pretty damn well. And staying safe and winning again this year is Sofia Vergara (no surprises there!) this time in a St. John sequinned mermaid gown. Stand-out winner is definitely January Jones with her Ulyana Sergeenko pantsuit, super-chic and sexy! Second best Rainbow gown goes to Jaime Alexander for her beautiful Armani Prive. Lady Gaga stands out and surprises everyone by dressing super classy, this time around in an understated Brandon Maxwell.

Worst Dressed

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I’m just so done with the naked dresses; I wasn’t in favor when Gwyneth started it and nothing else so far has changed my mind either. Christine Marza, as pretty as she looks is still a much better bet that the horrific outfit Naomi Grossman showed up in. On the other hand, I’ve been nice to Heidi Klum for a while now, despite the outfit choices, but this Versace number is pushing it a little too much; absolute NO this one!

The problem with red carpet outfits – once you wear a statement, it remains in your head. All I could think about when I saw Elizabeth Moss (Oscar De La Renta) was Taylor Swift, a couple of years back and she had a much better luck pulling that candy color off than Moss did.

We have 2 new additions to the Addams Family this year; Julianne Hough (Marchesa) and Taryn Manning (Rubin Singer).

The horror of the pale pink parade has left a permanent scar this year, starting with Tracee Ellis (Zac Posen), Sandra Lee (Thierry Mugler) and Joanna Newsom (Delpozo), it was truly endless. Sandra Lee looked pretty healthy and good promoting breast cancer awareness, I just wish it was in a better outfit. I genuinely don’t see a good reason for the outfit that Joanna was wearing though; not unless you want to look like you have a framed mirror on your chest.

See the slideshow for the all of the arrivals from Emmy’s 2015 red-carpet.

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And with that, we come to the end of the Emmy’s Showcase this year. Did I go too far or was there a scope for more? Let me know in the comments below!

People’s Choice Awards 2015

I thought I lost hope after the Emmy’s Red Carpet this season, but fortunately PCA was so fresh and light, that it looked like a brand new start after all. The best of the best definitely goes to Ellen Pompeo & Portia DeRossi; both of whom chose to stand out in clean and simple jumpsuits. The only comment I have for Portia is I really wish she looked a tad more healthy. Ellen glowed in all her feminism in a very beautiful peach Elie Saab one-piece. I don’t think I’ll get enough of saying all the things they did right, like the side swept hair; such a win! Portia stood out in her electric blue Zuhair Murad with geometric panels and a very deep neckline!

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Next on the list is Guiliana Rancic, who looked pretty as a picture in her Tony Ward dress. Guess being on the panel of Fashion Police does have its perks!

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Our beloved Penny looks strong, bold yet casual in a Peggy Hartanto one-piece. Kaley kept it clean and simple, although the look overall is very reminiscent of Miley Cyrus. Super glad it did not have any unpleasant surprises though!rs_634x1024-150107195949-634.Kaley-Cuoco-Sweeting-Peoples-Choice-Awards.ms.010715

Bella Thorne got the suit look really going for her in a very chic Armani; it’s hard to go wrong when you have Armani giving you fashion tips!

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One other black beauty I absolutely fell in love with was Kat Dennings in Ludmila Corlateanu. So much of drama and dark glamour and she still managed to keep it light! Absolutely stunning!

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Another hit was Olivia Munn in a two-piece Giambattista Valli. Such a classy look again with the oh-so-casual Ponytail and the red lips. Sleek Glam for sure!rs_634x1024-150107185559-634-olivia-munn-peoples-choice-awards.ls.1715

 

Yet another black win would be Rita Volk in Aiisha Ramadan. Simple and Fresh seems to be an underlying theme for all my picks tonight!

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And then came a man to steal all our hearts away! After a long time, we see Adrian Grenier on the red carpet bringing the sexy back!

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And now for the worst of the worst, Anna Faris! Her outfit is so bad, that I don’t feel justified putting anybody else on this list next to her. It was a mermaid’s worst nightmare that dress!

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Watch all the arrivals, good & bad below! All in all, it was as if there was an unspoken theme of B&W at the Red Carpet this year, but I loved all the ladies going simple and classic!

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Emmy Awards 2014

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Heads up – Thing not worth mentioning, will not be mentioned! 😛

If this is the start of the red carpet season, I think I’ve already lost interest! Let’s see Lena Dunham! And then Julia Roberts! Sophia Vergara! Heidi Klum! January Jones! You see where I’m going with this?? No? Well, Please be my guest and take a look for yourself then!

Let’s start with the best! Did I say best? Sorry, the worst and by that I mean the Giambattista Valli that Lena Dunham chose to drown herself in! I get that you’re a feminist and being a hardcore feminist myself, I completely understand what you’re trying to do! All I’m saying is “You can also do it in Style”! I mean, really; where would all of us be if Coco Chanel or Katherine Hepburn or Audrey Hepburn had left this for us to follow?

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When would Julia Roberts finally find the time to hire a stylist? Elie Saab, always yes! But I’m pretty sure the designer did not have this in mind when he designed the outfit!

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Sofia Vergara in Roberto Cavalli, it is such a surprise when you wear a figure hugging push up mermaid dress season after season, isn’t it?

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Heidi Klum in Zac Posen! This is an outfit I genuinely would have liked if it hadn’t washed her out completely. You Woman, are the face of Project Runway and a million other brands that I can’t even list out. How could you possibly miss this? This dress does not do anything favourable to you or your “million dollar legs”!

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January Jones, all I’m saying is; Why don’t we leave this for the Taylor Swifts of our generation? Prabal Gurung did a beautiful work on the outfit but I’m not so sure if it’s right for you!

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Sarah Paulson, I’d usually not mention but she was a freaking nightmare in her ruffles. This is a classic example of taking ‘Method-Acting’ waaaay too far!!!(Armani, begging for your forgiveness here; But I just can’t fathom the level of nightmare this dress brings)!

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Claire Danes in her Givenchy looked like M Night Shyamalan’s The Village is all I’m gonna say! She glows but she still looks like ‘The Village’.

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And now that we’re done with the worst, let’s get to the good parts! How amazing did Kevin Spacey look in his Ralph Lauren?

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Matthew McConaughey (D&G) & Camila Alves (Zuhair Murad) are as always looking gorgeous! I’m loving the risks these two take!

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Lizzy Caplan in Donna Karan Atelier looked like she’s about to rule the world. Simple but powerful; Step aside, y’all!!

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Kerry Washington in Prada, reminds me of a very chirpy, cheery bird. So pretty yet bold!

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Matt Bomer in Tom Ford; Oh, I can never get enough of Matt Bomer! I’m cursing those who decided to put a stop to White Collar as I type FYI. How am I going to get my weekly dose now, especially when Magic Mike 2 seems so far away?

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Taylor Schilling scores in Zuhair Murad again, proving simplicity will always win and the devil’s in the details.

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Amy Poehler positively glitters in Theia, rounding up on the last of the best dressed list!

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And then there were some!

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Oscars 2014

Yes, Keep it classy is our expectation when it comes to the red carpet of Academy Awards but I don’t remember anybody ever requesting it to be boring. And No, you’d not be able to guess the very few ones that actually made it to the best dressed list this season. And I’m very glad to say that Kelly Osbourne is one of the few that actually turned heads with her Badgley Mischka Strapless with netted shrug with gold accents. Add the gold accessories and the classic umbrella and you’re fit to be a queen; or at the very least a Queen-to-be.

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It was a parade of nude on the red carpet but Camilla Alves was the definite winner of the pale and pretty in Gabriela Cadena. And Sandra was the best of the bold with her sultry midnight blue Alexander McQueen gown. Only Meryl Streep could wear something as simple as a black & white Lanvin and make it work like a Queen. Like mother, like daughter; Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson shimmered like stars in Atelier Versace Gowns while Louise Roe looked absolutely graceful in a gown by Pronovias.

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Emma Watson looked simple and elegant in Vera Wang and was definitely a whole lot better than a stream of other disappointments. Penelope Cruz can do no wrong but even she went relatively safe and opted for a Pale Pink Giambattista Valli gown. Margot Robbie did well for herself with the brunette hair and YSL Gown while Ellen looked her best as well in a tux by YSL. Jennifer Garner looked like she stepped out of a conservative version of the 20’s in her Oscar de la Renta and looked radiant but felt slightly out of place. Jenna Dewan Tatum in Reem Acra looked gorgeous as usual while Olivia Wilde chose Valentino to cover her baby bump. Jessica Biel stunned in Chanel while Jada Pinkett Smith did the same in Versace.

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Angelina Jolie looked radiant and motherly in Elie Saab Haute Couture but after the YSL stunt at this year’s BAFTA, this was a tad disappointing. Lupita Nyong’o looked like she was celebrating her birthday in her Baby Blue Prada gown with adorable Fred Leighton accessories (who knew Prada could go so light?).  The standards Angie and Lupita set for themselves are so high that anything that’s normal is just not impressive enough.

Cate Blanchett looked lovely in a Nude Giorgio Armani but how was she comfortable being seated in that sequined gown is beyond me. Jennifer Lawrence; Surprise, surprise; wore a Dior and in a yet another stunt (not surprising anymore) tripped and took down a few others with her. Thankfully, it was not inside the Kodak theatre and like Ellen was kind enough to point out; she should receive her awards from her seat and never try to get up on stage.

Amy Adams looked regal in Gucci; but like Lupita, this was yet another disappointment. Charlize Theron has stunned our red carpet hungry eyes quite a few times, but unfortunately this was not one of them. How did Dior imagine those transparent straps would work? If our dear old Charlie can’t make it work; No one else can. Naomi Watts looked elegant as usual in CK but she’s never been one to grab the spotlight for her sense of fashion and she’s holding on to that.

Anne Hathaway was on a mission to take the spotlight tonight; did I say take? Sorry, I meant become! Anne managed to blind everyone in her sparkling Gucci and I must say; not in a very good way. Jason Wu’s much talked about debut on the red carpet did not do him any good. Kerry Washington ended up looking like she was wrapped up in a satin sheet and tucked it with a decorative pin. Julia Roberts finally manages to look elegant in Givenchy but forgets to get it fitted well. Maybe she ran out of time? Sally Hawkins’s Valentino looked like those gaudy thick cream curtains our grandma’s used to appreciate. Way too old-fashioned Sally; even for you!

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Lady Gaga is doing her duties to the house of Versace as its brand ambassador but lacks in the outrageous dept. of fashion that we’re just so used to. Elsa Pataky made an Elie Saab look like it had lost all hope at redemption. And then there was Anna Kendrick, who wore a J Mendel, that did not make sense regardless of how you looked at it.

And we’ve officially reached the end of the red carpet season. Even though it ended on a disappointing note, we did have quite the few stunners on the way. Let’s look forward to who the red carpet star of the season is, shall we? My best guess is Lupita but you never know.

In Heidi Klum’s words, One day you’re in; next day you’re out.

Stay Tuned. Until Next time,

XOXO.

P.S. As usual, the images are from various sources. I only take credit for my views.

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BAFTA 2014

Regardless of how stunning Lupita Nyongo looks, even she cannot possibly top our Red Carpet Favorite Ms. Jolie. I genuinely missed her this season at all the red carpets and was just so excited when I got to know that the couple would be making a grand debut at this year’s BAFTA. And they never disappoint, Period! Brad Pitt was dressed in Valentino while Angie looked super sexy wearing YSL. It was Mr. & Mrs. Smith all over again.

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The second favorite at the Royal Opera House was obviously Ms. Nyongo; the only reason being Angie’s presence! Lupita looked like a stylist’s dream as usual, this time wearing an Emerald Green Christian Dior Haute Couture with a Gold Belt and matching Cuffs.

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The third is a definite tie between Amy Adams and Cate Blanchett; both looking completely different and making it so much harder to decide. I like the way Amy’s taking the sleek and sharply sexy route this red carpet season; She embraces a Victoria Beckham Gown fit for a queen. While Cate is known for her experimental style, she opts for a simple and brilliantly elegant body hugging Alexander McQueen. She looks her age but gracefully so; for which I adore her. I must do a piece on Cate on the Red Carpet. Her varied choices are just so unpredictable and is so much fun to watch.

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Leo Di Caprio looked as poised as ever in an Armani while Bradley Cooper made my knees go weak in a Navy McQueen suit (Oh, how I hate that smile!).

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson looked the picture perfect couple; Tom in a classic tux and Rita in a sequined Jenny Packham Gown.

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Michelle Rodriguez looked her usual bold and sexy in a deep neck Emilio de la Morena Gown.

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The picture perfect family, you ask? Definitely the Emma Thompson family (Greg Wise, Gaia Wise, Tindyebwa Agaba Wise) as they smiled at the flashlights. Emma looks gorgeous in a  red Maria Grachvogel  although we could’ve done without the fur coat.

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And what’s BAFTA without the Royal Family gracing it! But no, Kate was not present (you can feel my soul crushed!), it was just our dear old Prince William with the chief executive of BAFTA, Amanda Berry.

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And what’s any red carpet without some major fails! First on the list is Maggie Gyllenhaal wearing Lanvin. Apparently there are some royal ways to screw up even a Lanvin reminding us yet again, Its not what you wear; Its How you wear it!

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Next up is Gillian Anderson wearing a Balmain monotone Balmain Haute Couture. Its definitely not one of the worst choices, so i’ll leave it at that.

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Laura Carmichael was spotted in a chic calf length Green Erdem Dress but unfortunately not good enough to be seen at the Royal Opera House.

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Grammys 2014

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It was the night to celebrate bling as most stars stepped out to showcase what each had best like an unspoken theme. Taylor Swift stole my heart away yet again in this brilliant Gucci.

Kelly Osbourne finally looked like the rockstar daughter that she is in Badgley Mischka dress. I’m sure her fashion police family is super proud of her. Chrissy Teigen looked like a million bucks in Johanna Johnson while Katy Perry and Kacey Musgraves looked like princesses in Valentino and Armani Prive.

To know what all the stars wore, check out the gallery below and let me know what you think!

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SAG Awards 2014

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It was an overload of sexiness at the SAG red carpet. Lupita Nyongo kept up to her recent reputation by looking drop dead gorgeous in Gucci. And just when I thought, no one can contest that Gucci, Isla Fisher entered looking flawlessly sexy in an Oscar De La Renta bringing a whole new meaning to Hollywood Glam. Amy Adams was positively glowing in her Antonio Berardi. With a Super Chic silhouette and a Sexy neckline, the brilliant blue made her stand out in a way that no one else did. And then there was Jennifer Lawrence in an all sparkle Dior, ready to party. Jennifer Garner was Hollywood Royalty in Max Mara at this year’s SAG; there’s just no other way to say it.

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The couple of the year has to be the McConaugheys. Matthew embraced his sexy self in D&G while Camilla sashayed in Donna Karan Atelier.

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And then came the never ending nightmare of disasters.

Playing Miranda Priestly certainly hasn’t rubbed off on Meryl Streep as she brings forth disaster after disaster to the red carpet; this time in a Stella McCartney. I’m pretty sure Stella did not have Meryl in mind when she made that dress.

Helen Mirren is one of the very few women in Hollywood who embrace age gracefully. But even royalty fail sometimes and as did Helen in this God awful ill fitting gown by Escada.

Juliette Lewis amazingly was wrapped up in a floral wallpaper that quite honestly belonged in the 50’s. Sadly, the dress was by Vivienne Westwood.

This definitely isn’t the year for pregnant women in Hollywood. Kerry got it right with the beauty but failed miserably in fashion; proving to women everywhere that crop top and balloon skirt, even when its Prada is an absolute NO while pregnant.

Wait! Was there something even worse? Yes, sadly Malin Akerman is fated to be the worst dressed of this season. Even Naeem Khan was unable to help this poor soul.

Did i miss something? Check out the gallery below for all the arrivals and let me know what you think.

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Critic’s Choice Awards 2014

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It was all about making a casual statement at the critics choice red carpet this year. The stars decided to go the simple and comfortable way and a handful of them even succeeded. The stand-outs were definitely Cate Blanchett, Margot Robbie and Amy Adams; that is if you don’t count the impossibly stunning Lupita Nyongo. She is definitely the fashion darling this season; this time honouring a Calvin Klein gown.

Amy Adams looked classy and conservative in a pink Roland Mouret off-shoulder gown with a simple black belt at the waist.

Only Cate could look that cool wearing a Lanvin gown that would probably look too old on anyone else. She pulls it off with ease, confidence and grace. She kept it pretty simple overall with just a studded belt and scarlet lips.

Margot Robbie is the newest sexy to hit Hollywood. After the super sexy Gucci in Golden Globes, she chose an Elie Saab pantsuit which made her look sexy enough with just the right amount of casual.

Camilla Alves is making more of a statement than her hubby Matthew McConaughey with her expert fashion choices. She pulls off most looks like a pro and this Paule Ka was no different. She seemed utmost comfortable and kept it super simple with orange heels, nude lips and hair pulled back.

And just like always, with good things come bad as well. There were stars taking comfort way more serious than necessary and then some. Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Sandra Bullock were the notable fashion fails and then there was Abigail Breslin who looked like a s**t. To all the child actors who’re reaching adolescence -We know you’re growing up. You don’t need to dress provocatively to prove that!

Check out the gallery below for all the red carpet arrivals. Let me know if I missed something!

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Golden Globe Awards 2014

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Second time hosting the Golden Globes, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s funny wit (almost bordering on rude) antics were on full display. And to make it even more hilarious, they had a drinking game all set up. “Any time you see a gown with sleeves, you’re going to drink. Any time they cut to Tom Hanks for a reaction shot, do five push-ups and you will be ripped by the end of the ceremony,” says Fey to the Hollywood Reporter. Tina Fey in Carolina Herrera, Amy Poehler in Stella McCartney for all 3 outfits, the ladies looked their very best and Ted Baker even got to dress Amy’s alter ego Randy, son of Tina’s illicit affair.

BEST DRESSED – TAYLOR SWIFT/ LUPITA NYONGO/ CATE BLANCHETT/ MARGOT ROBBIE/ KATE MARA

WORST DRESSED – JULIA ROBERTS/ MELISSA RAUNCH/ LENA DUNHAM/ PAULA PATTON/ DREW BARRYMORE/ ZOE SALDANA/ BERENICE BEJO/ EDIE FALCO/ AUBREY PLAZA/ CAITLIN FITZGERALD

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Taylor Swift looked absolutely ravishing in Carolina Herrera, I think it’s time we expect her to be on the best dressed list everywhere. Amy Adams in Valentino, I love the fluidity of the skirt but the top was much too weird and it looked like it was plastered to her. Louis Roe looked simply beautiful and played it by the rules in Monique Lhuillier. Lupita Nyongo in Ralph Lauren was definitely the superhero moment of the night. Bold move serves her right earning her a place among the best dressed.

Moving on to the next popular color choice of the evening, Julianna Margulies kept it classy and interesting in Andrew GN. I just wish the print was interesting enough to keep that up. Sofia Vergara in Zac Posen was just too predictable and OTT. I definitely do not like the clash of Black, blue and the blond hair. Leslie Mann was spot on in D&G, pulling off the look with much ease. Jessica Chastain made the right choice with Givenchy but went horribly wrong when it came to her hair stylist.

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Lily Rabe in Georges Hobeika, I can’t think of anything that’s gone wrong but it isn’t impressive enough to be on the best dressed list either. Kate Beckinsale was a vision in Zuhair Murad, the strapless mermaid dress made her look tall and the fabric and sequins kept it real and interesting. Cate Blanchett in Giorgio Armani, another woman I’m going to look out for, makes interesting choices and almost always gets away with it. Sandra Bullock, I’m just so glad you’re in your weird phase but I’m quite surprised I’m going along with this. Prabal Gurung’s dress was playful, bold and dressy all at the same time. I don’t think anyone else could have pulled it off that simply. And applause for that hairstyle, Sandra; you do it like the pro you are.

Margot Robbie looked like a million bucks in Gucci while Zooey Deschanel looked Oh, so pretty in Oscar De La Renta. Should have zeroed in on a simpler shoe though. The studded pumps are way too distracting. Zosia Mamet tried keeping it simple in Reem Acra but everything matters in fashion sweety; even the tree that’s slowly creeping up its way to your shoulders. Sarah Hyland would have looked like an angel in her  Georges Hobeika, only if it weren’t for her apparent inspiration from Frida Kahlo.

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Kate Mara in J. Mendel looked super sexy with all the right things in all the right places. Kerry Washington in Balenciaga looked lovely enough even despite the disastrous dress. Anna Gunn in Donna Karan Atelier looked gracious and beautiful although I would have like a little color somewhere. Tatiana Maslany in Jenny Packham again looked simple and beautiful.

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Allison Williams comes across a little uptight in her Alexander McQueen, while Amber Heard is all out sexy in Versace. My Grandmother would suggest she rather take that off, since it’s not actually serving any purpose and I’d probably agree only because she’s Johnny Depp’s girlfriend (Weeps!! And she’s just too bloody gorgeous for me to hate her).

Mr. and Mrs. McConaughey, if D&G couldn’t help you, I don’t know what will. Channing Tatum looked flawless in Gucci while Jenna rocked the Cavalli like she was never pregnant and not just had a baby.

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If it weren’t for the beard, Chiwetel Ejiofor looked super sharp in Rake. Sari Mercer looked good enough to look pretty. Chris Hemsworth also looked flawless as usual in D&G while Elsa Pataky in Paula Ke could’ve looked much better.

Bow ties dominated the red carpet with most men adorned in them.  Leonardo Di Caprio looked every bit the Gatsby in Giorgio Armani while Chris Pine looked drool-worthy in Ermenegildo Zegna. Bradley Cooper went for the good boy look in Tom Ford while Johnny Depp looked every bit his gorgeous self, minus the blond hair.

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It’s been quite a while since we spotted Orlando Bloom and he does not disappoint wearing Lanvin; coming to think of it, he most definitely doesn’t look like he lost Miranda Kerr recently either. Aaron Eckhart in D&G looked handsome while Kunal Nayyar looked cute as a button. Usher was the single disaster in CK; it looked like he was trying to turn into a Hersey’s Bar.

Quite a few disasters and disappointments this year at the Golden Globes. Olivia Wilde, you definitely look hot in that Gucci, but that’s not the word you want to hear when you’re pregnant like that. Emma Watson(Christian Dior), did you pay attention to that sleeve? That’s where you went wrong.

Maria Menounos, we’re all thankful that we left the 80’s behind and so should you. This Max Azria looks like the futuristic 80’s. Emma Roberts, you still have time to grow up. Have some fun in life. This Lanvin dress should be donated to Julia instead.

Uma Thurman(Versace), it looks like you’ve left your good old days behind. Monica Potter in Romona Keveza looks classy enough. What would’ve been better is a structured skirt.

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  • Kaley Cuoco, I sincerely think you’re either blinded by your marriage or are just too busy to focus on what you’re wearing.
  • Naomi Watts in Tom Ford, we expect better from you.
  • Jennifer Lawrence (Christian Dior), stays true to Tina Fey’s quotes by doing it until everyone hates it.
  • Michelle Dockery, lifeless and dull was not the way you were trying to go, was it?
  • Mila Kunis in Gucci, somebody said it looks like left-over Christmas decorations and I’d have to agree.
  • Reese Witherspoon, there are a million occasions you could’ve worn that dress and this is not one of them.
  • Lena Dunham, we get that you’re trying to make a statement but please do so when you’re dressed well. This Zac Posen hugs you in all the wrong places and makes you look like a disaster.
  • Melissa Raunch, what’s with the obsession with poppy colors? This Romona Keveza dress does nothing to complement your fabulous self and is honestly is a waste of space. And please stop with the bright colors. You’re literally blinding us.
  • Julia Roberts, I’ve never expected you to surprise me in fashion and I don’t think you ever will. The D&G strapless reminds me of a waitress with the shirt that you’ve got going on. Edie Falco, I see your inspiration and I get it but I truly wish you’d spent some quality time on getting your Lanvin fitted.
  • Berenice Bejo, how is it that a woman like you picks THAT out of a million other choices in the world??? Giambattista Valli, I have no clue what you were thinking when you made that thing.

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  • Aubrey Plaza, how do you go to Oscar De La Renta and pick that out? Or were you on your way to your cousin’s wedding??
  • Drew Barrymore, you are adorable. But that’s not going to stop us from noticing the disastrous fashion choices you’re making. This Monique Lhuillier would have served you much better with a belt when you weren’t pregnant.
  • Zoe Saldana, I respect the fact that you are bold but, even you must have found the dress way too distracting. It hardly even makes sense.
  • Paula Patton, why do you have to make me feel like a b***h? Couldn’t you just wear something nice for once? There seemed to be a train of ruffle growing out of this Stéphane Rolland dress.
  • Caitlin FitzGerald, I love the fact that you’re taking a risk with this Emilia Wickstead dress. I just wish you’d done it with a better dress. If that dress had been sleeveless with a deep squarish neck and fitted, then it’d be worth it. And the blond hair clashes way too much.

So, do you agree with me? What do you think? Let me know in the comments!

Till next time,

XOXO

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People’s Choice Awards 2014

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Kat Dennings, the quintessential diva and Beth Behrs, the golden girl from 2 Broke Girls left the audience in stitches at the Nokia theatre, Los Angeles on the 8th of January. The best hosts PCA ever had?? Yeah, Just maybe!!!

PCA 2014 Trends – Calf Length dresses/ Nude Lips/ Beachy Waves/ White/ Naeem Khan

First time hosting the event, the twosome pulled off a fantastic show which included Beth singing and twerking (the sexier version definitely) and Kat being just Kat and fabulous. First Major Award show this season and the one I had my fingers crossed for since the award show disasters in 2013(AMA, EMA, Emmy, MTV to name a few). Thankfully, 2014 is off to a good start. Our favorite celebrities are still warming up to the occasion. Most of them just back from their vacations sported tanned and golden looks completing with au naturale make up. Nude lips and Messy hair (tousled bun or beachy waves) ruled the runway while Couture took a backseat in fashion. The trendy (hard to pull off) below-the-knee length was big on the red carpet with almost everyone dabbling in it, but it often doesn’t work well on anyone under 5’ 10”. Naeem Khan was clearly the trendsetter with multiple celebs wearing his creations.

Although the entire show was entertaining and funny, it was not the night for fashion. While most were visibly relaxed, some were downright inappropriate. Scroll down and let me know what you think!

BEST DRESSED: KAT DENNINGS & BETH BEHRS

WORST DRESSED: HEIDI KLUM & MALIN AKERMAN

Showstoppers

Kat and Beth used the opportunity to showcase their sense of humor and fashion to the fullest. Opposites of each other, Kat ruled over everything dark while Beth sparkled and shined.

Kat – Old School Glamour, Classy and Sexy!!!

This woman knows what works for her and swears by them and I’m yet to see her go wrong.

  1. David Meister’s Signature collection with a bandeau neckline and a full skirt in luxe silk satin floral prints. Accessories – Amrapali ring and bracelets, and a Jennifer Behr head-wrap. rs_634x1024-140108173400-634.Kat-Dennings-Peoples-Choice-Awards.ms.010814
  2. Oliver Tolentino Couture strapless, peplum-waist frock in violet, dark wavy locks and magenta lips.Untitled-2
  3. Ted Baker London jumpsuit with a peek-a-boo keyhole detail and a deeper oxblood lip.Untitled-3
  4. Black Halo Eve off-the-shoulder peplum gown, accented with a sparkling, embellished waistband.Untitled-4

Beth – Everything that shines and sparkles!!!

  1. Two toned Giulietta dress, Rene Caovilla shoes, and David Webb jewelry.enhanced-buzz-28027-1389241635-39
  2. Adorable, crystallized Kate Spade New York ‘Estelle’ white dress paired with flashy silver heels, blonde curls and pink lipstick.Untitled-5
  3. Fun, fringed metallic mini gold hand beaded number from Dilek Hanif and gold strappy stilettos.Untitled-21
  4. Creamy lace mini-frock from Naeem Khan’s Resort 2014 collection. A pair of strappy, silver Jimmy Choo ‘Lance’ sandals and a ponytail ‘do.Untitled-23

Sheers and Whites. . .


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  • Jessica Alba in Jason Vu – Sophisticated as it looks, I was worried when the dress would fall off! It looks insanely uncomfortable and watching her get on stage was further proof of that.
  • Jennifer Hudson in Kaufman Franco – She’s embracing her new self to the fullest and looks super good doing it. But I still miss the J-hud from SATC & Dreamgirls; she was just so huggable!
  • Anna Faris in Naeem Khan – Sexy Kitten; and she didn’t even have to show skin (well, not technically at least!).
  • Adelaide Kane in Rhea Costa– Pretty girl, fresh view, bold choice, looking forward to seeing her often. One to look out for? Definitely!!!

LBD’s!

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  • Queen Latifah in Angela Dean – Demure and Gorgeous as always!
  • Nina Dobrev in Jenny Packham – Dearest Nina, that hem is meant for people over 5′ 10″. And I was hoping for something more playful or edgier.
  • Allison Janney – Sexy mom? It looks like Allison’s trying her best to win the war against ageing!

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  • Britney Spears in Mikael D – I’m just happy to see her wearing something regardless of what it might be!
  • Olga Fonda in Giorgio Armani – She could wear the ugliest thing on earth and still look gorgeous. Having said that, this isn’t a great choice for you. I’d love to see you in something a little more dramatic!
  • Sandra bullock in Peter Pilotto – She was such a breath of fresh air that I’m going to overlook the dress entirely. I wish she had opted for white shoes or clutch rather than green. She looked radiant and gorgeous as usual but the white patch at the waist looked just so out of place.
  • Kaley Cuoco in Sachin + Babi – Sweety, those shoes are a definite NO!
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar in Sachin + Babi – Honey, you look starved! Please go fill up a little.
  • Allison Williams in David Koma– Stunningly different and bold!

The Catastrophical choices and Disasters

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  • Lucy Hale in Gabriela Cadena – One word sweetheart; it’s a red carpet not your best friend’s birthday. And the print is super confusing too; Is it supposed to be floral, cosmic or digital?
  • Drew Barrymore in Vionnet – As adorable as she is, she looked like she wore a tent and she skipped the bra, which become super obvious once she hit the stage. She still looked super cute though!
  • Melissa Joan Hart – I don’t know where she heard that she had to match the dress to her skin but she looks like she put in a lot of effort to do it. Dull and lifeless, thank God she had at least smokey eyes.
  • Heidi Klum in Giorgio Armani– She’s worn so many clothes over the years that she’s forgotten what’s actually good. Or at least that’s my explanation. The low-cut black Giorgio Armani with crystal embellishments had way too much going on than necessary. Fish-tail silhouette, shoulder scallop, all-over glitter and then the plunging neckline. I honestly knew where to look and trust me; it was not her dress.
  • Malin Akermanin Cushnie Et Ochs – I don’t understand! How did it stay put??? And what’s worse was her clear obliviousness to the situation. I guess she deserves an award for wearing it all night without a peek-a-boo.