Best and Worst Dressed: 2012 Academy Awards

Oh what a night. The Artist took home big, My Week with Marilyn was overshadowed by an Iron Lady and Hugo won just about every award. But let’s face it, the Oscars are all about who’s wearing who, so here are my picks for best and worst dressed. 10. Dita Von Teese in Jenny Packham: Oh Dita, you are a goddess, and can do no wrong, and neither can this fabulous British dress designer. I love the peekaboo shoulders and beaded detailing along the collarbone, and Dita styles it to A-list perfection. 9. Glenn Close in Zac Posen. Close looks regal in this deep green gown. As a nominee for best actress, she really rose to the occasion and shined in this look. I love the jacket over the dress- it’s a great clash of elegant women’s wear with menswear, and a nod to her role as a butler in… View Full Post

Best & Worst Dressed: 2012 Golden Globes

Last night, all the stars (or should I say mermaids) came out for the big awards show that leads up to the SAG Awards and of course, the Oscars. Most stars looked pretty good, and everyone and their grandmother was wearing a mermaid or fishtail gown, but I’m not about mediocrity. Here are my picks for the best and worst dressed stars of the evening. The Best: (honorable metions include Rooney Mara in Nina Ricci, and Evan Rachel Wood in Gucci) 10. Helen Mirren in Bagdley Mischka For a Dame, she looks amazing! Meryl Streep should take notes… 9. Shailene Woodley in Marchesa The Descendants star looked elegant and youthful in this pale lilac Marchesa gown. I like the subtle details and movement of this flowy frock. 8. Madonna in Reem Acra With her (somewhat) deserved golden statuette in hand, her Madgesty looked amazing in this bejewelled gown.  I think the cap sleeve… View Full Post