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My Favorite Looks From 2016 Awards Season

The 2016 Awards Season officially ended last week with the Academy Awards.  It feels like the entire season was a blur of tulle, silk, and lace. Let’s take a stroll down memory lane of my favorite looks from this season’s red carpet!

Jenna Dewan Tatum in Zuhair Murad at The Golden Globes

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Rachel McAdams in Elie Saab at The Screen Actors Guild Awards

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Kaley Cuoco in Naeem Khan at The Grammy Awards

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Jennifer Lawrence in Dior at The Oscars

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Brie Larson in Gucci at The Oscars

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Cate Blanchett in Armani Privé at The Oscars

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Oscars 2016: My Favorite Red Carpet Looks

Last night awards season came to a close with the Academy Awards. It was a big night all around – Leo finally won his Oscar, Chris Rock delivered a smart and hilarious monologue. But of course, several of Hollywood’s leading ladies stole the show with their red carpet looks. Here are my faves!

Jennifer Lawrence 

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This might be one of Jennifer Lawrence’s most daring red carpet looks to date, and I love it!  This plunging neckline on her Dior Haute Couture gown, with the textured black bottom is a great mix of sexy and elegance.

Saoirse Ronan

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Emerald is a rarity on the red carpet, and Saoirse Ronan nailed it in this Calvin Klein stunner!

Brie Larson

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The best actress winner (and star of my favorite film this year) looked elegant in this Gucci number. I love how she didn’t go overboard on the jewelry since the belt is a statement piece in and of itself!

Cate Blanchett

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This woman can do no wrong, and proves it yet again in this textured Armani Privé gown!

Jennifer Jason Leigh

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This gown has all the makings of my dream dress: pale pink, texture and flowers! Thank you Marchesa for this beauty!

Rooney Mara

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This sleek, lace, cutout gown by Givenchy Haute Couture couldn’t look better on anyone else!

Naomi Watts

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Naomi Watts is the prettiest mermaid I ever did see in this Armani Privé gown!

Priyanka Chopra

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This Zuhair Murad gown is so romantic! It could double as a wedding gown for a daring bride!

 

 

2016 Grammys: My Favorite Looks

Last night, the 58th annual Grammy Awards took place (on a Monday night), which continued the slew of red carpet glam this awards season. To be honest, I was a bit underwhelmed with the choices, but do have a few faves!

Carrie Underwood

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Starting this out with one of my red carpet all-stars, Carrie Underwood! She looked flawless as usual in this Nicolas Jebran gown, featuring a slit that could make even Angelina Jolie blush!

Kaley Cuoco

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Another red carpet pro who nails it every time, Kaley Cucoco switched things up with a cut-out sparkly jumpsuit by Naeem Khan.

Bella Hadid

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The “other Hadid” who also happens to be a supermodel (good genes!) rocked this skin-tight cutout sparkler by Alexandre Vauthier.

Gulianna Rancic

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Again, my favorites were killing it last night!  The Fashion Police host looked statuesque in this gold gown.

Nicole Trunfio

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I guess it’s not fair that she’s a model, but this Zuhair Murad jumpsuit was made for Trunfio!

 

Critics Choice Awards: My Favorite Looks

Last night, awards season continued with The Critics Choice Awards. As always, there was the good, the bad, and the ugly. Here’s my take on the “goods!”

Krysten Ritter

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This garnet Zuhair Murad gown perfectly compliments Ritter’s coloring, and the touch of sparkles glam it up just enough to make it red-carpet-worthy, but not too over the top!

Leslie Mann

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If you’ve been following my favorite red carpet looks, then you know that for me, a little bit of fluff goes a long way, and to me, this dress is perfection!

Marisa Tomei

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In a sea of gowns, Marisa Tomei opted for a Zuhair Murad mini with gorgeous touches of lace.

Carly Chaikin

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I have a feeling this ensemble isn’t going to be a favorite of many, but I just love the neutral tone with a subtle splash of color in the belt. The boho-chic feel of this gown is something not many ladies can pull off, and I think Chaikin pulls this off seamlessly!

January Jones

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Ok, let’s be real,  January Jones can put a garbage bag on and still end up on a best dressed list. This art-deco inspired Altuzarra gown in powder blue, compliments not only her coloring but her perfect frame.

Alicia Vikander

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This textured Mary Katranzou dress is certainly a show-stopper! With all of the embellishments, it looks like this gown may weigh a ton, but it’s certainly worth it!

Kate Beckinsale

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Another art-deco inspired gown from one of my favorite designers, Monique Lhuillier. This delicate color is worn so well by Beckinsale, how could it not be on a favorite list?

 

Golden Globes 2016: My Favorite Looks

Award Season kicked off last night with the Golden Globes! Check out some of my favorite red carpet looks. Who were your faves?

Rooney Mara

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This Alexander McQueen gown perfectly pairs cutting-edge fashion with a feminine appeal.

Lily James

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They way to my little fashion heart is always something soft and flowy. The fact that it’s Marchesa is the cherry on top!

Jennifer Lawrence

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I was just telling my coworker this morning that Jennifer Lawrence is always my number one on the red carpet, and of course nailed it in this Dior Haute Couture number.

Amber Heard

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This soft-pink gown is certainly something to dream about from Gucci!

Olivia Palermo

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Olivia Palermo is one of those people who can do no wrong when it comes to fashion in my eye. Just look at her in this Delpozo number…Not many people can pull this off, but she sure does!

Cate Blanchett

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Cate is classy for classy in this art-deco detailed Givenchy Haute Couture by Ricardo Tisci gown.

Malin Akerman

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Loving this textured look with a bit of a peplum by Brian Atwood.

Leslie Mann

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Leslie Mann mixes pretty-in-pink with a touch of bling in this red carpet stunner!

Kate Hudson

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I’m a sucker for a two-piece gown, and Kate Hudson (and her abs) nailed it in this Michael Kors ensemble.

Jenna Dewan Tatum

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Mrs. Tatum is a real-life princess in this Zuhair Murad ball gown.

Corinne Foxx

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Jamie Foxx’s daughter, Corinne, served as Miss Golden Globe 2016 in this stunning age-appropriate number.

Golden Globes 2015 Fashion

While I must admit I find award shows hard to watch, scouring through the internet the following day to see the winners (Congrats, Michael Keaton!), and fashion is a favorite activity of mine, especially on a dreary Monday morning like today.

Without further adieu, here are my faves!

Sienna Miller rocked a deep V Miu Miu gown and looked chic:

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Downton Abbey’s Joanne Froggatt opted for a navy gown with vine-like embellishments:

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J.Lo looked very J.Lo, but sure looked amazing in her Zuhair Murad number:

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Dear Jane Fonda: Teach me your ways:

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Katherine Heigl’s Zac Posen gown showed off her trim and fit physique perfectly:

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Jessica Chastain was simply elegant in Atelier Versace:

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Kate Beckinsale never disappoints, and surely did not in Elie Saab:

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Chrissy Teigen’s structured and lace Zuhair Murad was to die for:

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This year’s Miss Golden Globe, Greer Grammer, who stars in MTV’s Awkward and is Kelsey Grammer’s daughter, looked like a fairytale:

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Here’s my runner up for favorite gown of the night, Allison Williams in Armani Prive:

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My number one favorite gown from the 2015 Golden Globes is Salma Hayek in Alexander McQueen:

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