09.02.12

Karolina Kurkova In Vionnet – amfAR New York Gala To Kick Off Fall 2012 Fashion Week

Karolina Kurkova joined the fashionable crowd in New York last night at the amfAR New York Gala which kick-started Fall 2012 Fashion Week.

The model wore a navy-blue Vionnet Pre-Fall 2012 dress.

This trend of ‘mullet’ dresses has reached insurmountable heights on the red carpet. Frankly, I don’t get it.

Karolina’s generally inoffensive dress was completely ruined by knee-high lace-up Sergio Rossi sandals.

She may have great legs, but this is not the way to show them.

A tousled updo and sapphire earrings complete the look.

Credit: Getty

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29 Responses to Karolina Kurkova In Vionnet – amfAR New York Gala To Kick Off Fall 2012 Fashion Week

  1. Luis February 9, 2012 at 22:57 #

    KK eat something, all I can see are teeth!

  2. Fiona February 9, 2012 at 23:05 #

    Yuk, this whole look is awful. How come she can wear amazing couture all the time and then choose this?

  3. Rodrigo February 9, 2012 at 23:28 #

    Why don’t you like mullet dresses, FC??

    • Fashion Critic February 10, 2012 at 00:35 #

      This pst was written by Lauren

      • andrea February 10, 2012 at 19:14 #

        Is Lauren a ghost writer? I;m confused

        • Fashion Critic February 10, 2012 at 19:48 #

          Contributor

  4. bee7 February 9, 2012 at 23:32 #

    atleast she’s seemed happy here. she usually just looks like a wax figure.

  5. molly February 9, 2012 at 23:41 #

    I love this from the waist up. The color is stunning on her, her hair and makeup is great, and those earrings are to die for. I just really hope that this mullet skirt phase will be over soon because it is really starting to worry me:P

  6. J February 10, 2012 at 00:18 #

    I actually like the shoes. I have never been a fan of mullet dresses but this look has got a Spartan warrior thing going on that I find somewhat appealing.

    • andrea February 10, 2012 at 19:16 #

      I agree. Somehow, for me those shoes work with the dress

  7. EmmaWoodhouse February 10, 2012 at 01:53 #

    Hate the dress, hate the shoes. A mullet dress and gladiator sandals…this looks like it’s some sort of costume for a cheesy musical!

    • DivaDebbi (Beauty and Fashion Blog) February 10, 2012 at 03:49 #

      +1. WDOTW.

      • Martin February 10, 2012 at 08:19 #

        I read somewhere that Karolina has surgery this week, so I am thinking that perhaps this outfit was selected and styled whilst she was in a post-surgery stupour. Because, seriously, that is the only explanation I can think of for why she considered this look acceptable enough to leave the house in. Deplorable.

  8. AW February 10, 2012 at 03:28 #

    I definitely had those shoes in 2002 and I cringe every time I see a pic of myself in them. Oh honey no.

  9. WendyB February 10, 2012 at 06:18 #

    I love a mullet! About to wear one to a big event ;-)

  10. Vanessa February 10, 2012 at 06:22 #

    how on earth are they great legs lauren?

    • dee February 10, 2012 at 13:51 #

      I agree. She looks too skinny.

  11. Emi February 10, 2012 at 08:38 #

    I like the dress, but I think that she sandals kinda ruin the outfit, they’re a bit tacky with that dress.

  12. Alina February 10, 2012 at 11:12 #

    Just no …

  13. CTgirl February 10, 2012 at 12:48 #

    Those sandals make her look like a hooker from ancient Rome.

    • AW February 10, 2012 at 13:55 #

      Thank you, now there’s orange juice in my keyboard!

      That was freaking hilarious!!!!!

    • andrea February 10, 2012 at 19:14 #

      Haha!!

  14. Jones19 February 10, 2012 at 13:41 #

    I wish the mullet trend would just die. The shoes look super dated. Hate this entire thing.

  15. Heather February 10, 2012 at 15:34 #

    She’s hopeless on the red carpet. All. The. Time.

  16. MegawatiA February 10, 2012 at 16:12 #

    I love the dress but hate the shoes! the shoes is soo old fashioned! she has beautiful legs, it would be great if she was paired the dress with pumps..

  17. Tiffany Nicole February 10, 2012 at 21:12 #

    this look she be buried and forgotten in a minefield.

  18. Jess2 February 11, 2012 at 14:45 #

    I really like the ‘mullet’ trend and I really like this look aside from the shoes.

  19. Zal90 February 12, 2012 at 12:01 #

    vionnet dresses are my favorite!

  20. bianca February 15, 2012 at 22:25 #

    I think this is the first time she really looks trashy.too bad

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