Dakota Fanning In Jason Wu – 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

After wowing us on the red carpet at the ‘Twilight’ LA premiere on Monday night, Dakota Fanning was in New York City yesterday evening for the 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards, held at Center 548.

On this occasion she wore a look from the Jason Wu Spring 2013 collection.

Her strapless pink lace dress with a peplum waist was styled with a studded black leather belt from the same collection, black Prada pumps and a Jason Wu star-embellished ‘Karlie’ box clutch.

Dakota styled her newly-dyed brunette tresses in a low ponytail, with a few tendrils framing her face.

Two nights, two colourful looks and two different hairstyles, Dakota is really stepping out of her comfort zone these days.

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20 Responses to Dakota Fanning In Jason Wu – 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

  1. EmmaWoodhouse November 16, 2012 at 16:54 #

    Don’t love the hair–Dakota has done this style before (with Proenza Scholer, at the CFDA awards) and I didn’t like it then either. However, the dress is super cute on her and it is great that’s she’s working some color! Yay! I love this style switchup.

  2. Jess2 November 16, 2012 at 08:38 #

    I really like this look from the neck down.

  3. Mandy November 15, 2012 at 01:00 #

    I think it’s a nice look, nothing amazing but still nice. I think the shoes work with the dress.

  4. Dhppy November 14, 2012 at 21:23 #

    I’m not getting the hair. It’s like an Amish girl has run away to prom… in the 80s.

  5. Nat39 November 14, 2012 at 18:31 #

    And while she’s stepping out of her comfort zone, once again I’d like to see her try to relax and drop those shoulders down, it affects the presentation.

  6. Amy November 14, 2012 at 17:00 #


  7. Yeliz November 14, 2012 at 16:35 #

    I love this and I’m also happy to see that she’s finally doing something different with her hair!

  8. robbie November 14, 2012 at 16:20 #

    yet another snoozefest from one half of the fanning sisters.

    • tiffany November 14, 2012 at 21:58 #

      +1 – especially the shoes.

  9. kiwi November 14, 2012 at 15:40 #

    love this on her

  10. Moxie November 14, 2012 at 15:33 #

    The dress is great. Love the hair color, but the style is aging her. She needs a little more makeup because she looks a little pale. I’m ignoring the shoes.

  11. Lyvm November 14, 2012 at 15:26 #

    Applause for Dakota’s recent choices but it’s slightly mediocre. The styling on the model is cooler and frankly im over peplums.

  12. Emmeline November 14, 2012 at 14:28 #

    The dress is cute, but I wish her makeup had been better. It’s so light that it almost looks like she forgot to put any on.

    • Sara November 14, 2012 at 16:44 #

      +1 Some mascara & lippie really would have helped. She looks so washed out

  13. dee November 14, 2012 at 14:15 #

    The dress is nice but the hairstyle is not.

    • admmgz November 14, 2012 at 16:35 #


  14. Ruff November 14, 2012 at 14:15 #

    Nice buy pretty safe look. I guess I’m in the minority that likes her better as a blonde.

    • dee November 14, 2012 at 16:27 #

      I am in that minority too. I know it is for a role but I don’t think the dark hair suits her.

  15. Christine November 14, 2012 at 14:06 #

    She is improving on the hair front. The dress is cute.

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