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Kate Bosworth In Preen & Oscar de la Renta – ‘The Long Road Home’ Q&A and Premiere

Kate Bosworth is busy promoting ‘The Long Road Home,’ first attending a Q&A on Monday (October 30) in Los Angeles, California and later the premiere.

SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s ‘Long Road Home’ Q&A: Straddling the line between fall and spring, the actress donned a Preen Spring 2018 look. I love how this is an ensemble from next season, but the orange, yellow and muted pink tones still have an autumnal feel. The more modest modifications to the frock also made it feel more appropriate for now, as did the black accessories.

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Kate Bosworth In Preen – ‘Jane’ National Geographic Documentary Films’ Premiere

Kate Bosworth has been experimenting with different styles which haven’t gone down too well lately, but she was back to her best for the premiere of National Geographic Documentary Films’ ‘Jane’ on Monday (October 9) in Hollywood, California.

This is the Kate Bosworth I love: current, fashion savvy and bold in colour.

Spliced with asymmetrical cuts, silver embroidery and off kilter layering, her pleated Preen Spring 2018 handkerchief hem frock was perfectly styled with Giuseppe Zanotti ‘Harmony’ crystal sandals.

Does this look win you over?

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05.10.17

Tracee Ellis Ross In Preen – CBS’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show 50th Anniversary

Tracee Ellis Ross sparkled brightly at CBS’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show 50th Anniversary Special’ on Wednesday (October 4) in LA.

While this Preen ‘Clarissa’ dress from the Fall 2017 collection delivered high-octane dazzle, I would almost venture to say it was a more subdued look for Tracee’s particular brand of sartorial quirkiness.

That said, I loved the sequined, slim-fitting number on her, and as per, she rocked it—with her full curls and oxblood lip completing the dramatic, slightly retro appeal.

The pumps are the only element I’d change.

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05.10.17

Introducing the L.K. Bennett x Preen Collection

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi and L.K. Bennett launch their first ever ready-to-wear collaboration today online and in selected L.K. Bennett stores.

Design duo Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi drew inspiration from the floral watercolours of Scottish artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh to create this timeless collection of luxury silk dresses, floral print skirts and soft knitwear. Rendered in a rich palette of pinks, purples, reds and blues, you’re sure to fall for this elegant capsule collection.

Olivia Palermo was of course the first to be spotted wearing a piece from the collection during London Fashion Week, wearing the gorgeous Valli dress which mixes white stripes, florals and bright colours.

The Preen designers have described the dress as a “great example of us drawing on an archive Preen design and adapting it with a new graphic floral print for the L.K. Bennett customer.”

Prices for the range, which comprises 16 pieces, start at £195 and go up to £550.

I wonder if we’ll see the Duchess in this collection?

Highlights include the Sonic Dark pink sequinned dress that will definitely attract compliments come party season.

Shop the L.K.BENNETT X PREEN collection now.

Sylvia Hoeks In Preen – ‘Blade Runner 2049’ LA Photocall

Continuing the ‘Blade Runner 2049’ tour, Sylvia Hoeks eschewed any futuristic leanings for a softer side at the LA Photocall on Sunday (September 24).

The Dutch actress has worn Preen at a couple of different photocalls during the ‘Blade Runner’ tour, but this is one of her most whimsical looks yet.

The Fall 2017 dress had a sheer pink overplay revealing a mix of multicoloured flowers underneath. The modified version had less voluminous sleeves and the sheer outer layer covered the entirety of the floral layer underneath.

Many are suffering from sheer fatigue, but this layered ensemble is very different from the illusion gowns we’re sometimes inundated with. It excites me to see where designers could take this in the upcoming seasons. Thoughts?

 

Preen Agnes floral print fitted dress

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Sylvia Hoeks In Preen – ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Berlin & Rome Photocall

Sylvia Hoeks brought some feminine flair to the ‘Blade Runner 2049’ press tour, first at the Berlin photocall on Sunday (September 17) then on Tuesday (September 19) at the Rome photocall.

Berlin Photocall: The inky fabric of her Preen ensemble toughened up the delicate ruffles and gathers. Cinched with a studded belt and accented with black pointed-toe pumps, the outfit was in keeping with the film’s futuristic theme without veering into clichés or becoming costume-y. This was in total contrast to her co-star Ana de Armas’ glittery affair.

Rome Photocall: Adding some blooms to her black colour palette, the Dutch actress wore a Preen Fall 2017 dress which brought a moody elegance. The Pierre Hardy ‘Eyes’ sandals added a surrealist element to the outfit.

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15.09.17

The Hollywood Reporter And SAG-AFTRA Inaugural Emmy Nominees Night

Ahead of this weekend’s Emmys, lovely ladies attended The Hollywood Reporter And SAG-AFTRA Inaugural Emmy Nominees Night on Thursday (September 14).

Natalia Dyer: Ravishing in red, the young actress brought some fun to the carpet in a Preen Fall 2017 dress with coordinating heels. The patterned Jimmy Choo clutch added to the youthful air.

Madeline Brewer: This Paule Ka Fall 2017 gown had the potential to be fabulous, but it has left me feeling a bit deflated—and the dress appears in a similar state. It seems there are some structural issues given its lopsided appearance.

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