Best Dressed Of The Week: Catherine Middleton In Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen & Odette Annable In Versus

I don’t think there was any question that Catherine Middleton would be ‘crowned’ Best Dressed This Week.

She was radiant on her wedding day wearing a Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen gown.

Whilst few questioned why she was included in the poll, I would say that her process of creating this look with Sarah Burton doesn’t differ from any other celebrity wearing a custom-made look, plus Catherine did walk a red carpet – one of the longest we have ever seen.

I totally agree with your pick, but I couldn’t let this week pass without giving credit to Odette Annable; formerly Yustman.

Her Versus dress was drop dead gorgeous.

It’s very rare that I get excited about a LBD, but Odette’s was worthy of praise and recognition.

Thanks for all your birthday wishes x

Credit: Getty

29 thoughts on “Best Dressed Of The Week: Catherine Middleton In Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen & Odette Annable In Versus

  1. NooG

    I read this site nearly daily and didn’t know it was your birthday. Goodness. Well happy (late) bday!

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  2. Sasha

    I completely forgot Odette was in the poll, must have been because of the smaller pictures.. She would have totally gotten my vote

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  3. molly

    My best were Catherine and her sister, Pippa. Both looked amazing. Im so happy that Kate chose such a timeless and stunning gown, since it will be knocked off thousands of times! I really hope to see more sleeves on brides. Im sick of the strapless. And Odettes dress has to be one of the best LBDs I have ever seen!
    And lastly, happy late birthday, FC!!! :D
    Hope it was a good one!

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  4. Ella

    First off, a very happy Birthday to you!! Next of all, if Kate (or should this American use Catherine now ;-) wasn’t present, Odette was going to get my vote…..

    But you do still like Catherine’s dress, right?!

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    1. Fashion Critic Post author

      Firstly, thank u.

      Yes, I still loved Catherine’s dress. It was gorgeous

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  5. Shiva

    firstly belated birthday wishes FC
    i woke up and opened ur website wishing to see a single big picture of Catherine Middleton crowned best dressed by us all and seeing Yusman here made my heart sink a little bit in the beginning but u knw wat, that’s wat Critics do- acknowledge credibilty without sentiments and that LBD deserved that. Bravo! :)

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  6. Megan

    I wasn’t too sure but I thought you would choose Odette because as you said you were gushing and rightly so.So I am glad and though Kates dress is beautiful I don’t see it as bdoty purely because if all wedding dresses were featured they would be beautiful and I think that is a certain wedding element.Nicole in jpg and cate at the oscars are still in my mind:)

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  7. jx

    that wedding gown will be legendary. but her sister Pippa when she first appeared with the two little girls in that slinky dress… VA VA VOOM!

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  8. Sue Jin

    Glad both won! Catherine looked very beautiful and elegant<3
    I too didn't know that it was your birthday! Happy Belated Birthday! I hope you had a wonderful day!!

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  9. Stylista

    I really think that Princess Ameerah Al Tawil, wife of Saudi Prince Al Walid bin Talal should have been included in the BDOTW poll.

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  10. Matt

    Odette isn’t featured on the site as much as others but when she does feature, sheimpresses you, and me too. She does look beautiful.

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  11. jenny

    Catherine’s look is superior to ANY lbd. Sorry but this week, I think you got it wrong. Happy belated birthday btw! (:

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    1. Fashion Critic Post author

      you didn’t read the text. I said I agreed with Catherine as BDOTW, but I wanted to give credit ot Odette.

      Besides, its not about right or wrong, its about preference.

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      1. Rebecca

        I completely agree with your inclusion of Odette–she did look amazing and deserved lots of credit and attention. Good balance n your part, Miss FC!

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        1. Fashion Critic Post author

          Thank you…the purpose was to strike a balance. No question Catherine is the winner, the rest didn’t stand a chance :)

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    2. Fashion Critic Post author

      Jenny there is no rightnall wrong, just opinions and preferences.

      If you read the text I do say Catherine was my favourite, but I didn’t want Odette look to go unnoticed

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  12. JacobGH

    Controversial pick! Odette does look absolutely stunning here and I’m also digging the name change.

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  13. Jake

    Wow, a little shocked at this weeks results. Didn’t see anything special with Odette’s dress…just another sexy LBD I thought..but I respect your choice FC!

    Catherine look sensational though.

    and happy belated birthday : ))

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    1. Fashion Critic Post author

      I was told she wasn’t going, but who knows.

      We will have to wait and see

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  14. Chanel

    ISheika Mozah looked lovely at the wedding, but she wasn’t as stunning as she was in that ivory dress and matching blazer.

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  15. Rahel

    I also loved Odette’s dress the most and it’s nice to see that you choose it.

    Happy b-day.

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