The Film Independent Spirit Awards rarely disappoints, I’m not talking about the winner’s of the awards, but of the red carpet, I love that the actresses opt for more relaxed looks than we are going to see at the Oscars. Fashion should be fun and I do adore that it is always such a stark contrast from the up-coming Oscars. I know I am all about full-on gowns, but I can appreciate that this award show has a different vibe and it gives the actresses a chance to try out something new.
Who: Jennifer Lawrence Where: At the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach, sponsored by Jameson Wearing: A black Lanvin dress featuring a wrap skirt with drop hem, an obi style belt tied into a bow and a strappy cut-out back, which was finished off with a silver crystallised choker-style collar, teamed with black ankle strap heels Verdict: This is the first dress in a while I have actually thought of Jennifer Lawrence as being 22-years-old, this dress has a youthful, fun vibe to it with the striking collar, the wrap-style skirt, and the asymmetrical hem, plus I am loving that it is
Who: Nina Dobrev Where: At the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach, sponsored by Jameson Wearing: A Michael Kors runway look from the spring/summer 2013 collection, featuring a white sleeveless top with gold embroidery, worn with white tailored shorts, and a gold belt, teamed with gold strappy Jimmy Choo heels and a H Stern ring Verdict: Check out Nina’s pins – seriously wow – this shorts and top look is divine styling. I love how simple the combination is, which is perfect for the laid-back vibe of the beach setting at the Independent Spirit Awards, while it still has the glitz
Who: Kerry Washington Where: At the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach, sponsored by Jameson Wearing: A two-tone floral Giambattista Valli dress from the autumn/winter 2012 Haute Couture collection, teamed with floral printed Christian Louboutin heels, a blush coloured textured Bottega Veneta clutch, and a gold watch Verdict: I am seriously growing a girl crush on Kerry Washington, lately her red carpet choices have been so gorgeous, sometimes a little daring, but always pretty and this head-to-toe floral look is no different. I love that it is colourful, perfect for the relaxed vibe of the Independent Spirit Awards, while still maintaining that fashion-edge
Who: Zoe Saldana Where: At the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach, sponsored by Jameson Wearing: A green and white striped Dolce & Gabbana dress from the spring/summer 2013 collection, teamed with white pointed-toe heels Verdict: What I love about the Independent Spirit Awards is the casual nature of the event held by the beach, it is in perfect contrast to that of The Oscars held tonight. The Star Trek star gets her look spot on with this casual, deck-chair striped dress and I love it, the colour is perfect for her, and I love how the lace-effect