The Met Gala always brings out the best in fashion and the hottest stars, this year was no exception for the Charles James ‘White Tie & Diamonds’ themed bash, and it looks like some celebs took their inspiration from Disney’s up-coming flick, Maleficent. Channelling Maleficent’s Gothic glamour was Beyonce who captivated the red carpet outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York. Wearing a custom beaded Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci gown, Beyonce really stood out in this sexy look with its plunging neckline and very revealing back. As ever Beyonce really excluded the attitude and
After the disappointed red carpet at last year’s Punk-themed Met Gala I was thrilled that this year’s event was celebrating Charles James the master courtier that really understood drama, sculpture, class, and what makes a great red carpet dress – generally something huge that makes a statement – so I am pleased that the celebs attendees really honoured his vision. One of my favourite looks had to be Reese Witherspoon in this strapless Barbie-pink Stella McCartney gown. Everything from the colour to the sculptured take on the sweetheart neckline to the way it contoured her body and the slight train,
Who: Stacy Keibler Where: At the 85th Annual Academy awards held in Los Angeles Wearing: A silver studded embellished Naeem Khan gown, featuring a high neckline, a black belt and a sheer chiffon panel to the back, teamed with Lorraine Schwartz cascading earrings and bracelet, and Giuseppe Zanotti shoes Verdict: One of the trends on the Oscars red carpet following nudes had to be metallic, and this beautiful silver studded Naeem Khan gown was one of my favourites of the night. What I loved had to be the decadent feel of the embellished dress, it looked heavy and exquisitely crafted, and
Who: Amanda Seyfried Where: At the 85th Annual Academy awards held in Los Angeles Wearing: A custom made halterneck lilac organza Alexander McQueen gown with silver dragonfly embroidery and key-hole detailing Verdict: There are a lot of nude gowns on the red carpet tonight at the Oscars and one of the most interesting for me was Amanda Seyfried’s McQueen as I really liked the interesting neckline and the silver embroidery. Considering she is so pale this dress shouldn’t work but it does and I think it is because of the all the exquisite detailing, her flawless make-up and up-do, and her delicate Lorraine Schwartz earrings.
Who: Les Miserables actress Amanda Seyfried Where: At the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California Wearing: A form-fitting strapless midnight blue Zac Posen gown with a sweetheart neckline and cascading tiered layers to the skirt from the pre-fall 2013 collection, teamed with a vintage-inspired Lorraine Schwartz pendant Verdict: I do love a mermaid silhouette, and for once it seems that hardly anyone went for this shape even Sofia Vergara opting for something different, so it was nice to see Amanda Seyfried’s gown getting all the attention. Like with Jennifer Lawrence and Nicole