23.12.13 Best Of

The Red Carpet Looks From 2013 We Didn’t Like

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1. Kim Kardashian in Givenchy – 2013 Met Gala
2. Kristen Stewart in Chanel – Chanel Pre-Fall 2014 Fashion Show
3. Miley Cyrus in NY Vintage – 2013 MTV EMAs
4. Kate Moss in Saint Laurent – ‘CR Fashion Book Issue 2′ Cocktail Party
5. Mollie King in Louis Heal – Glamour Women of the Year Awards 2013
6. Lena Dunham in Prada – 2013 Emmy Awards
7. Rihanna in Adidas Originals x Opening Ceremony – Roberto Cavalli Knightsbridge Boutique
8. Kerry Washington in Prada – ‘Scandal’ Season 3 Premiere
9. Jaimie Alexander in Azzaro – ‘Thor: The Dark World’ LA Premiere
10. Anne Hathaway in Prada – 2013 Oscars

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19.12.13 Best Of

Red Carpet Fashion Awards: Best Of 2013


It’s that time of year again for me to ask you to look back over 2013 and get voting for your Best Designer, Best Street Style and Best Promo Tour Star of 2013.

By popular demand, the voting this year incorporates photos to make the voting that much easier.

CLICK HERE To Vote for your Best of 2013

When you are finished click ‘done’ at the end of the page to confirm your votes.

CLICK HERE to vote for your Best Dressed Of The Year 2013

Need help? Look back over the Best Dressed of the Week posts and Best Dressed at Events posts.

Voting closes late on Friday December 20, with the results published on Monday and Tuesday next week.

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24.12.12 Best Of

Best Dressed Of The Year Critics’ Choice 2012

1. Tilda Swinton in Haider Ackermann – 2012 Golden Globe Awards
2. Emmy Rossum in Monique Lhuillier – ‘Project Runway’ Taping
3. Sonam Kapoor in Salvatore Ferragamo – Ferragamo Museum and Palazzo Spini Feroni
4. Karolina Kurkova in Rachel Zoe – 2012 Met Gala
5. Keira Knightley in Erdem – ‘Anna Karenina’ LA Premiere
6. Blake Lively in Zuhair Murad Couture – ‘Savages’ LA Premiere
7. Diane Kruger in Vivienne Westwood – ‘Amour’ Cannes Film Festival Premiere
8. Kate Hudson in Atelier Versace – ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ Venice Film Festival Premiere
9. Elizabeth Banks in Bill Blass – ‘The Hunger Games’ London Premiere
10. Gwyneth Paltrow in Tom Ford – 2012 Oscars

Thank you all for your comments and support this year.

I’ll be back on January 2 with the sketches from Roland Mouret for you to pick my Oscar gown.

Happy Holidays.

Best FC xx

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24.12.12 Best Of

Most Worn Dress 2012 – Stella McCartney’s ‘Saskia’ Dress

Not only was Stella McCartney the most worn designer of the year, her ‘Saskia’ cut-out side gown was the most worn dress of the year.

The gorgeous piece from the designer’s Evening Collection was first worn by Gwyneth Paltrow to the 2012 Grammy Awards, then by Shalom Harlow, followed by Brooklyn Decker and Kira Miro, before making several other red carpet appearances in navy-and-white and all black around the world.

Katherine Jenkins was the only one to ruin the look by not wearing it with the gold waistband.

It even came in a shorter knee-length version which was just as popular.

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24.12.12 Best Of

Most Worn Designer 2012 – Stella McCartney

While you may not agree with this award, I’m sure many of you are not surprised that Stella McCartney is the Most Worn Designer Label of 2012.

What’s her appeal?

Could it be her Savile Row-trained tailoring skills, the fact she’s a girl’s girl, or her undisputed fashion cred which sees every celeb want to be part of Stella’s cool gang?

One thing is for sure, she has many devotees including Liv Tyler, Naomi Watts, Gwyneth Paltrow and Rihanna, who are usually the first to be seen wearing her Spring, Fall, Pre-Fall and Resort collections, before being taken up by celebrities all around the world from Tokyo to Madrid and Australia.

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24.12.12 Best Of

Breakout Star 2012 – Nina Dobrev

Nina Dobrev is hot on the heels of that other vampire starlet, Kristen Stewart; Nina’s really come into her own this past year.

She has the hunky boyfriend (Ian Somerhalder), the sexy star quality (‘The Vampire Diaries’ series is a smash hit), and continuing buzz about her next film or TV move, all of which keep this breakout star at the top of gossip columns.

But it’s her smart fashion sensibility that is the most exciting. Nina is learning the ropes of the red carpet, turning heads whether she’s in a sophisticated Elie Saab, a spicy Reem Acra or a sexy Zuhair Murad.

However, her game-changing look that had everyone cheering was her Donna Karan Atelier gown, backless and with a wow-factor train, at the 2012 Met Gala.

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