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Chase Crawford Goes “Mad Men” Chic at the Golden Globe Awards

Are you looking at tuxedos for the prom yet?  The award shows the last two weeks have been an indication of what is new for men’s tuxedos, and what classic looks haven’t “jumped the shark.” Chase Crawford from TV’s Gossip Girl wore a pretty basic black Dolce and Gabbana tuxedo that was fabulous.  He wore the basic shirt […]

Golden Globe and SAG Award Fashion Trends

January is the month when prom fashion trends emerge.  This year was no exception.  Some of my favorites were: Jewels worn as the waist of a gown to accent draping or ruffles  LOTS of chiffon flowing beautifully One shoulder gowns were HOT! Dresses both short and long Lots of color. . .  everything from purple to white […]

Sandra Bullock’s SAG Awards Look

The Screen Actors Guild Awards closely followed the Golden Globe Awards this year so that it was easy to compare dresses worn at the first event versus the second.  The celebrity who did both evenings right was Sandra Bullock. I liked both the dresses she wore at these events.  I do like Sandra Bullock as an actor, […]

Emily Blunt, Soft and Natural

  Emily Blunt's look for the Golden Globe Awards was a soft, natural approach to glamour.  Her pale pink Dolce and Gabbana strapless chiffon gown was a piece of confection!  In this case it was a good thing.  The ruffles were quite asymmetrical and soft so that they weren't overwhelming.  She wore her hair down […]

Olivia Wilde’s Golden Globe Look

Olivia Wilde is beautifully exotic looking.  And at the Golden Globes 2010 she showed off that look with an equally exotic metallic gown by Gucci.  The drape of the fabric in the gown was dramatic and flattering.  It didn't hide any bulges–and it might be a difficult look to imitate for prom, but the theme […]

Another Favorite Golden Globe Fashion Statement!

    Rose Byrne’s Lanvin gown was another bow to the purple worn by so many on Sunday night at the Golden Globes in Beverly Hills, California.   This was a beautiful shade of purple in eggplant or aubergine, which emphasized her pale complexion.  The strapless silk gown was enhanced by Judith Leiber pins worn […]