What a pretty week Blake Lively had — and we're not just talking about the announcement of her new role as the face of L'Oréal Paris. Her sculpted houndstooth Balmain dress set off its muted color palette with ornate embellishments, including pearls and chains. She wasn't the only one hitting a high note in high contrast — Allison Williams knocked us out in Calvin Klein Collection's orange-and-white separates, and both Camilla Belle's and Diane Kruger's embroidered cocktail dresses benefitted from bright floral motifs. And the big trend? Most of these looks were so strong on their own that they hardly needed accessories. Click through to see the looks we loved on some very chic ladies.
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