Michelle Monaghan In Dolce & Gabbana – 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards

Michelle Monaghan In Dolce & Gabbana - 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards

Michelle Monaghan attended the 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Tuesday (February 17) in Beverly Hills, California.

This Dolce & Gababana romantic black lace gown screams Dita Von Teese, Eva Herzigova or Monica Bellucci, yet Michelle pulls off this grandiose design with great aplomb.

I find this to be a refreshing look for Michelle. The dramatic nature of the design is worthy, if not perfect, of a costume designers event wouldn’t you agree?

It would’ve been easy to get lost or overwhelmed by those sleeves, but with her confident poise, simple styling and graceful charm, no such issue existed.

Shimmering copper eyes, a simple ponytail, emerald earrings, Jimmy Choo shoes and Bottega Veneta clutch rounded out her look.

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11.02.15 Menswear, Premiere

Menswear Red Carpet Roundup

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Here is a roundup of some menswear red carpet looks, including a one more from the Grammys.

Robert Pattinson: Always one to keep menswear interesting, the British actor wore several shades of grey in his Gucci look, which included a ‘Signoria’ wool coat and a red tie. I’m sure he was a gentleman and offered said coat to co-star Alessandra Mastronardi, who wore a strapless Elie Saab gown to the same event.

Dane DeHaan: The actor was not to be outdone. The face of Prada wore Prada, wearing an impeccably tailored navy kid mohair two-button suit with a sky-blue Oxford shirt and navy satin bow tie. If only Prada’s women’s red carpet offerings could have the same 100% hit rate as the men’s.

Ryan Reynolds: Leaving his gorgeous wife and newborn at home, Ryan joined the evergreen Helen Mirren on the red carpet for the Berlin Film Festival premiere of ‘Women in Gold’. Sticking to classic black, the slim-fit suit was styled with a striped tie that almost gives a nod to collegiate style.

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11.02.15 Premiere

Helen Mirren In Dolce & Gabbana – ‘Woman in Gold’ Berlin Film Festival Premiere

Helen Mirren In Dolce & Gabbana - 'Woman in Gold' Berlin Film Festival Premiere

Helen Mirren attended the ‘Woman in Gold’ photocall and premiere held during the 65th Berlinale International Film Festival at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Monday (February 9) in Berlin, Germany.

The British beauty – and new face of L’Oreal Paris – wore a gorgeous signature lace gown from Dolce & Gabbana.

She couldn’t look more radiant if she tried.

The vivid colour saturating her lavish lace gown captures immediate attention, while its expertly tailored statuesque silhouette and deeply scooped neckline inspire lasting admiration, with diamonds only heightening the allure.

It may not be decked out with embellishments à la Elizabeth Banks, but it has the same dramatic impact.

Never fails to impress.


2015 Grammy Awards Men Red Carpet Roundup

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A handful of gents made waves at the 2015 Grammy Awards on Sunday (February 8) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, where their looks carried some eclectic personality, yet still fell in a rather safe camp for such a night.

Kanye West: Striking a tough, hands-in-pockets pose, the rapper and nominee accentuated the aloof attitude in a Balmain Homme suit, worn shirtless with a slight slouch to the pants. It all made sense until I saw the weathered pair of black cowboy boots, which was the unexpected, rebel twist. Yay or nay to the boots?

Jay Z: The music mogul was dressed to impress in a Burberry modern-fit English-woven wool and mohair tuxedo in an inky blue hue with a black silk contrast shawl collar. He couldn’t have looked sharper if he tried.

: Taking a monochromatic, all-black approach, the rapper and multiple nominee wore a well-tailored Givenchy suit that he pulled off handsomely enough to not appear too one-note.

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06.02.15 Menswear

Menswear Red Carpet Roundup


Here is a quick roundup of some gents who caught my eye on the red carpet this week.

Benedict Cumberbatch: The British actor joined Keira Knightley for the ‘Imitation Game’ pre-BAFTA reception held at the ME Hotel on Thursday (February 5) in London, England, attending his first red carpet event this year without his glamorous plus one, Sophie Hunter. As we would expect, his classic suit was tailored to perfection. Once in a while I would like to see something other than black from Benedict, but he scrubs up so nicely that one can’t blame him for sticking to tried and true.

David Oyelowo: The British actor is yet to stick to safe black. He wore a dual-colour biscuit and black Dolce & Gabbana suit to the Virtuosos Awards at the 30th Santa Barbara International Film Festival. On some this would’ve been questionable, but on someone with his flair it works.

Ethan Hawke: For the American Riviera Awards ceremony, held during at the 30th Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Thursday (February 5), Ethan selected a midnight-blue suit, which by his standards was quite sombre considering his love for colour.

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