Leighton Meester In Vionnet – 2011 People’s Choice Awards

Joint Best Dressed & Stand-Out Award
I can imagine that this will be the marmite look of the 2011 People’s Choice Awards.

You’ll either love it or hate it.

As usual Leighton Meester was the only one to give us something totally different on the red carpet.

No ruffles, no gowns, no minis, no sequins, just a laid-back unpretentious Vionnet Spring 2011 grey ensemble with a floral embroidered print.

Leighton paired her dress with lavender Brian Atwood ‘Elle’ heels and gorgeous orange Cathy Waterman statement earrings.

I love this refreshing look and I’m already excited to see what she wears next.

So. Do you love it or hate it?

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90 Responses to Leighton Meester In Vionnet – 2011 People’s Choice Awards

  1. Megan January 6, 2011 at 17:08 #

    LOVE IT!!! I would love that in my closet.

  2. sunniee January 6, 2011 at 17:03 #

    Leighton is pretty!! <33 :)) but her hair…………………………………. um… do YOU like it??

  3. MatteaAM January 6, 2011 at 16:49 #

    Aaaah! I was waiting for this.
    I saw this couple of hours ago and I instantly fell in love with it. And I literally said: ‘Oh, Fashion Critic is going to love it!’ 🙂
    I think she looks amazing and she is rapidly becoming my girl crush! 😀

    • Fashion Critic January 6, 2011 at 17:04 #

      you were right 😀 I do x

  4. Jane January 6, 2011 at 16:38 #

    I love the dress – Leighton looks wonderful in it. Personally, I wish she had worn the cute bow belt with it too but I understand that perhaps she did not want to copy the look from the way it was presented,

  5. mol January 6, 2011 at 16:28 #

    I love Leighton’s hair and earrings with this cute outfit, which is just a little baggy on her around the waist – when she presented with Minka it looked like she had a third saggy boob thing going on…..Still, I love the way she surprises me….

  6. Rebeca January 6, 2011 at 16:25 #


  7. Phie January 6, 2011 at 16:23 #

    Suuuuch a cute dress!! Love it!


  8. summer January 6, 2011 at 16:22 #

    also we want to see what she wears jay leno

  9. Jones19 January 6, 2011 at 16:20 #

    I don’t love it or hate it actually, it’s just okay for me. Her eyebrows need some serious tweezing though.

  10. razzmatazz January 6, 2011 at 16:15 #

    I love the falling leaves detail

  11. Kelly January 6, 2011 at 16:14 #

    Love it. Love her. I hope she keeps being unique as opposed to Boobs Legsly.

  12. Alyazia January 6, 2011 at 16:10 #


  13. magda January 6, 2011 at 16:08 #

    me likey

  14. Hermione Weasley January 6, 2011 at 16:04 #

    I love it! And even if some people say she was dressed down for the event, she didn’t walk the blue carpet or win anything, she was on stage for like… 10 seconds, lol. This is fantastic. Make-up & hair are just flawless!

  15. Kaylie January 6, 2011 at 15:53 #

    I think she looks great in the dress, but not for an awards show. I know People’s Choice isn’t as formal as other awards shows, but this look would be better for a summertime shopping spree or a picnic in a park.

  16. Hannah January 6, 2011 at 15:48 #

    I LOVE her! Easily the best dressed of all the GG girls, and probably the bes dresed of young hollywood. I love this dress, it is almost as amazing as her louis V (i hope) look from the past peoples choce awards, which made BDOTY. I LOVe it BDOTW! She is gorgeous, her earrings are painfully beautiful.

  17. mochababe73 January 6, 2011 at 15:46 #

    Hate it on her and the model.
    It looks like a long, grey t-shirt with DIY appliques. For me it screams Hobby Lobby craft project.

    • CreoleLady January 8, 2011 at 09:18 #

      LOL, Hobby Lobby craft project. Although I like the dress, I get where you’re coming from. It just tickles me that a Vionnet can look like a DIY job – at multiple times the cost, rotfl.

  18. Bethany January 6, 2011 at 15:45 #

    Would have loved it if the heading was “Runway to Sidewalk”. It looks like something I’d go shopping in. Hate it for this occasion. I may never understand the affection for Leighton’s choices.

  19. Suz January 6, 2011 at 15:43 #

    I have to admit that I usually don’t like Leighton (don’t hate me, FC!), but I do really like this dress. My only complaints are that I think it may be a little too long on her, and maybe a touch on the too casual side for this event.

    • Fashion Critic January 6, 2011 at 16:14 #

      I don’t hate you 😉

      For the Globes this would’ve been a no no, but i think it works for this event

    • Linda January 7, 2011 at 02:54 #

      Like, Suz, I usually don’t like her style, but this dress is great. .

  20. Nat January 6, 2011 at 15:34 #

    Hate it!!! She looks like is going to the beach!

  21. Alex January 6, 2011 at 15:29 #

    LOVE IT.
    I just love Leighton for always bringing something new and fresh. This dress is lovely and it looks lovely on her. Just like you FC I cannot wait to see what she’ll bring us in 2011 because she’s always interesting and unpredictable. To be 100% fair, I think make up could be a little bit lighter but other than that it’s one of my favourites at ths event.

    • Dorian Gray January 6, 2011 at 23:36 #

      I saw her in Versace Cruise Collection 2011 @Jay Leno Show and she was quite new and fresh 🙂

  22. Jessi January 6, 2011 at 15:29 #

    Love it! Super fresh. 🙂

  23. justme January 6, 2011 at 15:29 #

    Badly applied make-up aside, I love it. It’s cute but not sugary.

  24. Katey January 6, 2011 at 15:27 #

    I ‘m totally in love with this look. She’s simply beautiful int this dress.

  25. Jessica January 6, 2011 at 15:24 #

    I love it! It is such a refreshing look !

  26. Francesca January 6, 2011 at 15:20 #

    Amazing! I’d wear this dress myself.

  27. CreoleLady January 6, 2011 at 15:19 #

    I like. Would love if the shoes were not pumps (although thankfully lavender and not black).

  28. Marvel January 6, 2011 at 15:17 #

    It looks better on the model. Grey heels?!?

  29. D January 6, 2011 at 15:17 #

    I love the earrings 🙂 perhaps a pair of earring matching shoes??

  30. Natalie January 6, 2011 at 15:15 #

    Her make-up is amazing and the earrings too but I’m still torn about the dress. It’s adorable but I don’t know if it’s ‘her’.

  31. Sarah January 6, 2011 at 15:15 #

    I’m not a huge fan of this look. It’s a little too girlish for my classic tastes.

    Thanks so much for this site! I love it! I’ve posted some of my favourite looks on my own site, giving =credit back here, of course!


  32. Thaís January 6, 2011 at 15:14 #

    Love, love, love.
    So cute!

  33. ellen January 6, 2011 at 15:14 #

    love it! i wish she had the bow tho..:)

    • Kaz January 6, 2011 at 22:33 #

      Me too! I love it but think that bow would have added a wonderful and playful final touch…

  34. Ali January 6, 2011 at 15:13 #

    Not feeling this look I’m afraid, have seen her look far more appealing, this looks like casual Summer wear to me….

    • heather January 6, 2011 at 16:16 #

      Agree-still way too casual for any kind of awards show. Looks more like she happened to be in the neighborhood and decided to drop in. Make-up, shoes and earrings push this into ‘Hate it’ for me. Dress looks to be grey sweatshirt material. She doesn’t have to wear a gown, but dressing up a sweatshirt doesn’t cut it.

  35. Samm January 6, 2011 at 15:12 #

    Cute&casual for a less glam awards show.

    Perfect choice Leighton Meester

  36. Tania (itsnishy) January 6, 2011 at 15:11 #

    LOVE IT! I’d wear this dress anytime. Leighton looks so pretty!

  37. Joy January 6, 2011 at 15:09 #

    I think it’s absolutely perfect! Love it so much!

  38. Vidhya January 6, 2011 at 15:07 #

    bdotw .. absolutely … wow

  39. Adela January 6, 2011 at 15:07 #

    I love it! It suits her perfectly 🙂

  40. summer January 6, 2011 at 15:07 #

    ı love it,she’s wonderful
    amazing shoes and amazing earrings

  41. Mary January 6, 2011 at 15:07 #

    I don’t hate it nor love it… I ADORE it!!
    This dress looks so perky and fun 😀 I’m a bit dissapointed on the shoe choice, but I can easily skip that part and start talking about how much I love Leighton for always bringing something different to the red carpet. It is so refreshing to see something different after all this pictures featuring similar designers.
    My only minus is the make up, but I always find Leighton ‘s make up weird, so…

  42. Emma January 6, 2011 at 15:06 #

    I love this look and the earrings are amazing!

    Leighton was on Leno yesterday wearing a dress from Versace’s Resort 2011 collection. I wold love to hear what you think about that look.

  43. Carol January 6, 2011 at 15:05 #

    Ugh. What a dreadful mess.

    • mm January 6, 2011 at 15:09 #

      i agree, hate it, and the drop earrings with it

  44. Lou January 6, 2011 at 15:05 #

    Like the look. But – the makeup makes her eyes look small and puffy.

  45. Hisadora January 6, 2011 at 15:05 #

    Love it. Those earrings were just PERFECT acessories.

  46. Methedrine January 6, 2011 at 15:05 #

    she looks cute

  47. Alina January 6, 2011 at 15:05 #

    I’m on the love side. I think it is simply gorgeous.

  48. Barbara January 6, 2011 at 15:04 #

    Love it!!!
    The earrings are amazing!
    She has the attitude (and the age) for this!

    • Klara January 6, 2011 at 15:39 #

      definetly!!!!! BEAUTIFUL!!!!

    • Kathy January 7, 2011 at 16:42 #

      I completely agree!
      she does have the attitude AND the age for this look!
      love it <3

  49. Thaysa January 6, 2011 at 15:03 #

    I love this look!!!!

  50. Leska January 6, 2011 at 15:03 #

    Love it.

    • Clover January 6, 2011 at 21:45 #

      Oh yes, love.

      Super-love, in fact.

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