27.04.11

Kerry Washington In Malandrino – Time 100 Gala

Kerry Washington added a lovely burst of colour to the red carpet at the Time 100 which honors the “100 Most Influential People in the World.”

She wore a gorgeous Malandino silk cap-sleeve dress in a vibrant mix of fuchsia, purple and a multitude of other colours.

Kerry’s make-up may have been soft and neutral, but her accessories stood out.

Gold peep-toes, a ruby red Jimmy Choo ‘Latoya’ envelope clutch and a spectacular jewel encrusted ring completed her look.

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15.04.11

Drew Barrymore In Catherine Malandrino – Kimberly Snyder Book Launch Event

Drew Barrymore attended the book launch for Kimberly Snyder’s “The Beauty Detox Solution” this week in West Hollywood.

Sporting a fresh new red do, the star has finally turned her back on ombre hair.

Her biker chick chic look included a Catherine Malandrino black leather jacket with a draped lapel which she paired with J Brand “901” low-rise denim leggings, lace up ankle boots and a black Mulberry clutch with gold accented.

I really loved her feathered earrings.

Feathered earrings are becoming trend as they have been sported on Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Biel and Vanessa Hudgens.

Gwyneth made a statement with her hot pink Wilfredo Rosado feathers to contrast her black look, whilst Jessica and Vanessa’s feather earrings gave their looks a boho vibe.

Do you see yourself wearing feather earrings?

Long chain feather earrings New Look £6.99
Oversized feather earrings Urban Outfitters £18
Gilded Lily feather single earring Pink Mascara $50

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06.01.11

Kim Kardashian In Malandrino – 2011 People’s Choice Awards

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Kim Kardashian was one of my favourite on the red carpet at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards.

She looked stunning wearing a gold brocade strapless Malandrino dress.

This gold dress has been worn 3 times before by Catherine Malandrino, Mary J Blige and Drew Barrymore, but this is the first time we’ve seen it worn as a cocktail dress.

I’m surprised to see that Kim didn’t add a belt like Drew did.

A gold Rina Limor necklace, Amrapali earrings, a Chanel clutch (as seen on Sex And the City) and a voluminous updo completed her look.

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13.09.10

Malandrino Spring 2011

Yesterday morning it rained in New York, but by the time I arrived at the venue for Malandrino’s Spring 2011 presentation it had stopped.

Thankfully it did because the presentation was held outside around the pool on the Lincoln Center Plaza.

Models were shivering on their perched platforms wearing an assortment of crochet knits, slashed dresses, chiffon dresses, jersey prints, tunic, jumpsuits, wide-legged pants and leather gladiators.

One model wore a crochet ensemble which included a crochet top and bloomers.

The colour palette consisted of mostly neutral shades of khaki, whites and brown, but we also saw bold colourful prints and denim.

Key accessories included crochet thigh high gladiators, statement necklaces, straw hats, studded sandals and fringed bags.

Favourites: The printed jumpsuit above and the peach gown

Front Row: Kristin Cavallari, Kelly Rutherford, Perry Reeves, Abigail Spencer and Keisha Whitaker

Who I See Wearing This Collection: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Gwen Stefani and Liv Tyler

Who Wore Malandrino Better? Catherine Malandrino, Mary J Blige or Drew Barrymore

As I said earlier, Drew Barrymore’s Malandrino Resort 2010 gold brocade dress has been worn twice before.

Firstly by the designer herself Catherine Malandrino, and secondly by her BFF Mary J Blige.

Catherine wore her dress back in June when she attended the 2010 CFDA Fashion Awards.

She paired her dress matching embellished ankle strap sandals and a clutch covered in silver paillette’s.

Mary hosted an ‘Evening at Cipriani’ in New York when she wore her Malandrino gown just 10 days after her friend.

The R&B singer paired her dress with YSL Tribute sandals, a silver clutch and diamond bracelet.

It’s unusual to see a celeb like Drew Barrymore wear a well worn gown, but she did at her “Going The Distance” LA Premiere last night.

As much as I didn’t like Drew’s Trib Two choice, I loved how her Balmain belt gave this dress a whole new look.

I’m not a fan of mixing metals and since Catherine and Mary both carried silver clutch with this gold dress, Drew wins for me.

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24.08.10 Premiere

“Going The Distance” LA Premiere – Drew Barrymore In Malandrino

Malandrino has been getting a lot of red carpet action lately.

America Ferrera has worn Catherine Malandrino’s designs back to back. Dania Ramirez wore a gorgeous Catherine Malandrino gown on the weekend, now we have Drew Barrymore.

The actress who would’ve just flown in from London attended the LA Premiere of her new movie, “Going The Distance” last night.

Her gold brocade strapless Malandrino Resort 2010 gown is gorgeous – she’s positively glowing.

The actress paired her dress with the same Balmain belt and YSL Trib Two’s which she wore to the London Premiere.

I love this look some much I won’t even mention the ombre hair, but I will complain about those Trib Two’s again.

They seem so heavy for this look.

Some Jimmy Choo ‘Lance’ sandals would’ve been perfect.

It’s been reported that Drew has a new stylist for this promo tour.

Unfortunately he/she didn’t do their homework because this gown has been worn twice before.

A Samantha Willis ‘Bowery’ ring and a ‘Jasper’ bracelet completed her golden girl look.

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