10.10.14

Elle Fanning In Jenny Packham & Creatures of the Wind – ‘Young Ones’ New York Promo Tour

Elle Fanning - 'Young Ones' New York Promo Tour

It was a very busy day for young Elle Fanning who sported three looks in one day while promoting her latest movie, ‘Young Ones’.

‘Letterman’ arrival: Elle arrived for her guest appearance on ‘Letterman’ wearing an uncompromisingly feminine knee-length nude Jenny Packham Resort 2015 dress with delicate gold embellishments beautifully accented with a black bow and waistband.

‘Letterman': For Elle’s second look, the mood changed from sweet to more mature. I love how her dress has been flawlessly crafted, with the gathering at the front creating soft volume through the skirt punctuated by beautiful cascading floral embroidery. Some might deem this age-inappropriate, but I think she rocks the look with elegance and maturity – plus, those fuchsia satin pumps are making me go weak at the knees.

‘Young Ones’ New York Premiere: Elle’s final look of the day consisted of yet another bold-hued shoe, but methinks that’s not the first place many will look. I think this Creatures of the Wind Spring 2014 featuring a colourful bralet is perfectly balanced with a high-waisted black skirt. Somehow, once again, I don’t think the majority will agree.

Here we have one predictable look and two that are slightly out of the box for Elle. It has been said that you like stars like SJP and Cate Blanchett for taking risks with fashion, so are you going to be embracing these two new looks from Elle?

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06.10.14 Screening

Elle Fanning In Rochas – ‘Low Down’ Mill Valley Film Festival Screening

Elle Fanning In Rochas - 'Low Down' Mill Valley Film Festival Screening

Elle Fanning attended the 37th Annual Mill Valley Film Festival screening of ‘Low Down’ held at the Rafael Film Center on Saturday (October 4) in San Rafael, California.

The actress wore a Rochas strapless taffeta gown which I simply adore.

Whilst nudes and beiges in such a large volume can drown out some skin tones, I feel like Elle’s milky complexion set against the nude hue and her new auburn hair colour work perfectly on this occasion.

What also helps this look work is that her gown is so simple with its strapless cut and cinched in waist.

Accessorized with some 70s inspired Neil Lane and Cathy Waterman wooden bangles and Aquazzura shoes opting for smokey eyes to round out her look.

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22.09.14 Premiere

Elle Fanning In Oscar de la Renta – ‘The Boxtrolls’ LA Premiere

Elle Fanning In Oscar de la Renta - 'The Boxtrolls' LA Premiere

Elle Fanning attended the premiere for ‘The Boxtrolls’ held at Universal CityWalk on Sunday (September 21) in Universal City, California.

The actress gave us new hair and a new look, sporting a darker brunette hue in place of her golden blonde and a more tailored look from Oscar de la Renta in place of her favoured princess dresses.

For me this is a case of too much change. While I love the new hair colour, which made me not even recognise the actress at first, I’m less enthused with the outfit.

I am not a fan of the style, the trousers are too long plus all round its feels too sombre for an animated feature.

Love the new direction, or are you nitpicking the look like I am?

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15.08.14

Elle Fanning In Vivienne Westwood Gold Label – Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Grants Banquet

Elle Fanning In Vivienne Westwood Gold Label - Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Grants Banquet

Elle Fanning attended the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Grants Banquet held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Thursday (August 14) in Beverly Hills, California.

The actress wore a Vivienne Westwood Gold Label dress featuring the designer’s iconic squiggle-print reworked.

This signature corseted frock with a darted hem – which helps to create that inimitable silhouette we are all very familiar with – gives the young star a more grown-up look, amped up with a red lip colour.

The last time Elle wore a Westwood dress there was much debate about the suitability of the brand for the young star. Has your opinion changed or stayed the same?

Me? I love this look from her head right down to her sparkling Louboutins.

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You can buy Elle’s Vivienne Westwood Lilly Double Squiggle-Print Dress from MatchesFashion.com.

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27.07.14

Elle Fanning In Christopher Kane – Comic-Con 2014: ‘The Boxtrolls’ Panel

Elle Fanning In Christopher Kane - Comic-Con 2014 'The Boxtrolls' Panel

Elle Fanning was among the starlets at Comic-Con 2014 in San Diego, where she took a vibrant spin down the carpet at the panel for ‘The Boxtrolls’ on Saturday (July 26).

After donning a host of fairytale-princess looks during her ‘Maleficent’ press tour, the young starlet was obviously ready to re-embrace a slightly funkier style direction—at least for now.

Neon was the name of the game here with her bright coral Christopher Kane Resort 2015 frock, crafted entirely of floral lace appliques, worn with matching Rupert Sanderson ‘Elba’ pumps.

The sunny marigold shade of her nails was reflected in her yellow eyeliner. I don’t love the makeup, but with Elle’s youthful exuberance, no better time than now to rock every fun shade of the rainbow.

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