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  • Oscars 2013 Red Carpet Arrivals… as it happens

    Naomi Watts in Armani Prive

     As the stars start to arrive, let’s look at Oscar Red Carpet Fashion 2013. It’s not exactly a year of thrills and chills for fashion. More like a year of safe, pale, and boring, with a few stunning exceptions. SCULPTED SILHOUETTES- Naomi Watts pictured above and below, in Armani Prive looks like a movie star. An exceptional aspirational gown as described by Armani as  a “custom Giorgio Armani gown fully envelope in layered gunmetal grey sequins.  The other worldly gown features galactic cap sleeves and an…

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  • Red Carpet Oscar Dresses and Their Cheap Chic Celebrity Inspired Looks for Less

    Rose Byrne, Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz and Missi Pyle on the Oscar Red Carpet in thier original designer dresses

    First Look at the 2012 Oscars Fashion Look for Less It’s that time again…. we’ve done the highs, snarked at the lows, recapped the beauty, made a few pre-Oscar predictions, and have been inside out and up and down with Oscars 2012. But there is one last thing that we haven’t put our red carpet finger on… SHOP: Hollywood inspired dresses at edressme And that is to bring you the hot-out-of-the-design-room-sketches of the, drumroll please, celebrity inspired red carpet Oscar dresses for…

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  • She’s Got Leg- And Too Much of it from Angelina Jolie

    Angelina Jolie Leg Oscars 2012

    Something tells us that Angelina Jolie is somewhere out in Malibu with her ultra-toned right leg covered in a militia’s worth of ice packs after last night’s odd show of the come-hither at the 84th annual Academy Awards. What was with that much leg? Every picture of the starlet, every pose, is just ridiculous and on a ‘Hollywood’ stylist note, completely questionable as it was unbearable to watch. >>MORE: Oscar Fashion 2012 MORE: Red Carpet Sure, we continue to applaud…

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  • Best of Oscar Red Carpet Fashion 2012 Rundown

    Penelope Cruz Oscars

    From Penelope Cruz’s retro-Hollywood inspired Armani Prive gown to a parade of matronly gala dresses, you never know what to expect from the style scene at the Oscars and this year’s 84th annual Academy Awards served as no exception –although a cold one indeed. The problem with the stylization of Hollywood is the banal red carpet scene as of late with its too safe & ho-hum attempts and now rare misfires. With the infiltration of stylists amongst Tinseltown actresses have been dressing…

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  • Emma Stone in Giambattista Valli, So Glamorous- Oscar Red Carpet Fashion 2012

    Giambattista Valli Emma Stone Oscars 2012

    Emma Stone seems to know a thing or two about what works for her body type, complexion, hair and most of all, her personae as the actress continues to shine in classic pieces that hint to old-school Hollywood glamor while possessing an appeal that’s more timeless than retro. >>More: Oscars 2012 While her Giambattista Valli dress harkens back to starlet styles of the past on albeit ‘older’ women of that era, it does manage to add an undeniable dose of…

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  • Michelle Williams in Louis Vuitton So Gamine- Oscar Red Carpet Fashion 2012

    Michelle Williams in Louis Vuitton

    Michelle Williams made a typically feminine choice to compliment her gamine pixie cut with a vivid red tiered dress from Louis Vuitton that worked to highlight her radiant complexion while nailing the season’s top peplum trend while on the red carpet. >>More: Oscars 2012 Not a bad move considering the more matronly choices her fellow actresses wore to today’s 84th annual Academy Awards. >>MORE: Red Carpet By choosing a decolletage baring floor length number, Williams’ look stands on its own while not forgoing the…

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  • Oscar Red Carpet Fashion- The Most Matronly… it’s sort of like the worst

    84th Academy Awards

    I’m sorry but I have a habit of trying to not point a finger on who looks awful, because everyone has a bad day. Except, there are too many old lady frocks on the Oscar red carpet tonight, that I think it all needs to be discussed. Just look at Bérénice Bejo, she forgot about French chic and went for a mint julep instead. >>MORE: Oscar Fashion 2012  MORE: Red Carpet Those following the @focusonstyle tweets tonight know that I thought Kristen Wigg was…

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  • Rooney Mara in Givenchy So Gorgeous- Oscar Red Carpet Fashion 2012

    Rooney Mara In Givenchy at the Oscars

    As she’s been cutting a dangerously chic swath on & off the red carpet circuit as of late, it’s no surprise that actress Rooney Mara once again opted for another statement making yet achingly sophisticated number to keep us craving more Mara. >>More: Rooney Mara Style Even amongst friends & colleagues at FoS, all predictions on this year’s best dressed at the 84th Academy Awards was hands-down Rooney Mara. >>MORE: Oscars 2012 In bold white, ‘Best Actress’ nominee Rooney Mara’s Givenchy Couture gown made…

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  • Working the Red Carpet…

    79th Academy Awards

    Oscar fashion tips to learn from oscar Fashion 2007- Celebrity style. Working the Red Carpet. Oscar fashion tips to learn from. Ever since Joan Rivers first squawked, “Who are your wearing?” what you are wearing at the Academy Awards catapulted itself out of bitchy coach potato gossip into a mainstream fashion marketing event. Frankly, I find the old days of anticipating what kooky outfit Cher will wear and who made a fashion blunder far more thrilling than the stylist cleansing…

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  • Red Carpet Glamour Is Only a Day Away…


    Hollywood Oscar Fashion Review 2007 Red Carpet Glamour Is Only a Day Away. Hollywood Oscar Fashion Review 2007 To some this year, the Oscars may be wrapped up as one night only, but its dream girls fashion reach is pandemic. As part of the festivities in the run-up to this year’s Oscar telecast, Vogue editor-at-large André Leon Talley, who will also be the voice of fashion for the red carpet arrivals segment “Road to the Oscars,” curated “A Celebration of…

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