Kristin Cavallari brought class and sass to the DETAILS party in LA. The starlet donned a black draped blouse, a sequin and lace-trimmed skirt, and a lux Topshop blazer. She accessorized with classic pieces — black Christian Louboutin pumps, a YSL clutch, and two Cartier bangles — while leaving her makeup au natural. Get her clutch, blazer, and other items when you shop now.
A statement necklace can seriously amp up an outfit, as these stylish celebs prove. We love the ability to transform an outfit just by adding a great bib necklace, or a sparkling pendant necklace. Especially as Fall and Winter weather has us adding layers, jewels are the easiest way to add a pop of excitement, sophistication, or something on trend to add a little fashion to a cozy functional look. Check out our celeb accessory report, where necklaces, from Mandy Moore's playful Lela Rose piece to Monica Bellucci's decadent Cartier jewels, are the real star. Click on for the inspiration — then shop the looks.
Kourtney Kardashian was all dolled up at the Spring 2012 Alice and Olivia presentation during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in NYC. Kourtney chose a belted party dress with a lace bodice and full black skirt. Her stud Christian Louboutin pumps and Eddera Greek headband added extra pizazz to her adorable ensemble. She finished off her Fashion Week style with an Yves Saint Laurent clutch, two Cartier bracelets, and black nail polish. Snag all of the exact pieces from Kourt's look when you shop here.
Gorgeous gams? Check. Megawatt smile? Check. Katie Cassidy looked flawless at the annual InStyle Summer Soiree at the London Hotel in West Hollywood. Her lace Dolce and Gabbana mini and burgundy patent pumps showed off her amazing figure. She accessorized with a sparkly silver clutch, gold Cartier love bracelet, and shimmering hoop earrings. Unfortunately, Katie's exact dress isn't available online, but shop our editor's picks now to re-create this enviable ensemble.
Fergie channeled her inner Pebbles in an orange and black print dress while leaving her hotel in Dublin. She paired her fierce frock with strappy Fergie platforms and a cropped Alexander Wang leather jacket. Her Cartier aviators, chandelier earrings, and trusty Yves Saint Laurent tote completed her rock-chic look. Shop here to get Fergie's exact bag and shoes with other like items.
Hilary Duff attended a charity bash with Kim Kardashian, Britney Spears, and other celebs thrown by the St. Bernard Project in LA. Hilary was all smiles in a floral and lace Diane von Furstenberg top, black bandage skirt, and nude Lanvin pumps. She accessorized with a purple clutch, vintage Cartier bracelet, statement earrings, and yellow nail polish. Get her exact blouse and ankle-strap pumps now.
>> More details about Kate Middleton's Sarah Burton-designed Alexander McQueen dress — apparently its seamstresses had to wash their hands every 30 minutes to keep the lace pristine, and the train is 107 inches long, or just under 9 feet. From the release:
"The lace appliqué for the bodice and skirt was hand-made by the Royal School of Needlework, based at Hampton Court Palace. The lace design was hand-engineered (appliquéd) using the Carrickmacross lace-making technique, which originated in Ireland in the 1820s. Individual flowers have been hand-cut from lace and hand-engineered onto ivory silk tulle to create a unique and organic design, which incorporates the rose, thistle, daffodil and shamrock."
"Hand-cut English lace and French Chantilly lace has been used throughout the bodice and skirt, and has been used for the underskirt trim. With laces coming from different sources, much care was taken to ensure that each flower was the same colour. The whole process was overseen and put together by hand by Ms Burton and her team."
"The dress is made with ivory and white satin gazar. The skirt echoes an opening flower, with white satin gazar arches and pleats. The train measures two metres 70 centimetres. The ivory satin bodice, which is narrowed at the waist and padded at the hips, draws on the Victorian tradition of corsetry and is a hallmark of Alexander McQueen’s designs. The back is finished with 58 gazar and organza covered buttons fastened by Rouleau loops. The underskirt is made of silk tulle trimmed with Cluny lace."
Middleton also wore handmade McQueen shoes, a Cartier tiara, and Robinson Pelman earrings. In accordance with tradition, her "something old" was the influence of the Carrickmacross lace-making technique, the earrings were her "something new" and a blue ribbon sewn into her dress was her "something blue."
Amy Adams is in fighting shape tonight, gracing the red carpet in a gorgeous midnight blue L'Wren Scott gown. She accessorized with a diamond and emerald Cartier drop necklace and matching bracelet. Amy's trademark auburn hair is in screen-siren-chic waves with a deep side part, and her fair skin gets a shot of color via a pretty pink lipgloss. What's your take on Amy's look?
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Kourtney Kardashian has been pulling out all the sartorial stops while promoting her new reality show, Kourtney and Kim Take New York. For a recent TV appearance, Kourt opted for a city-chic all-black ensemble, tucking a silky blouse into a flouncy statement skirt, then adding sky-high heels, a patent leather clutch, and loads of gold baubles. Click to shop her funky, downtown-cool look.
Yes, the red carpet dresses were amazing. Now what about the shoes, the gems and baubles, and the clutch of choice? There were definitely some major trends on the red carpet: a noticeable lack of statement necklaces, the return of the cocktail ring, platform heels, and box clutches among them. We've rounded up our favorite accessories from last night's Golden Globe awards — click to see how the celebs completed their glam outfits.