Monthly Archives: April 2012

Irina Shayk – 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Irina Shayk was also a guest attendee of the 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner, an annual dinner held to raise money for WHCA scholarships and honor the professional recipients of the WHCA’s journalism awards.

The Russian supermodel showcased her incredible figure in a classy Yves Saint Laurent Fall 2011 number.

Irina-Shayk---YSL-Fall-2011Irina’s white refined gold chain detail halter jumpsuit that features a sexy opened back was accessorized with exquisite gold jewelry pieces, diamond stud earrings and a simple white clutch.

Irina Shayk LookIrina completed her look with a tightly twisted hair knot and glossy lips.

I don’t exactly know why I’m such a sucker for white on the red carpet, but  … doesn’t it look perfect?

YSL Fall 2011

Kate Hudson – 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Kate Hudson has the power to light up a room with only her smile and for the 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner she stole the spotlight in a sparkly creation signed by the British fashion designer Jenny Packham.

Kate-Hudson---Jenny-PackhamThe floor-length purple sequin high neck gown with black beaded cuffs was teamed with black Brian Atwood Maniac Quilted Patent Leather pumps and a black pearlescent Edie Parker Lara clutch.

A pair of stunning black teardrop earrings and a chic voluminous bun complemented the elegant appearance.

Kate Hudson Look

Ginnifer Goodwin – 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner

I had a different series of posts scheduled for today, but as it happens I couldn’t just ignore the main event that took place this weekend – the 2012 White House Correspondents’ Dinner – so I guess I can call this a change of plans.

A big list of celebrities, a sumptuous Red Carpet and gorgeous gowns … how could I have missed on that? Ginnifer Goodwin attended the big event that took place at the Washington Hilton on April 28, looking beautiful in a H&M Gown from the Conscious Collection.

Ginnifer-Goodwin---H&M-Conscious-CollectionThe light grey silk and organic cotton full-length dress, features a sleeveless bodice in woven, textured fabric and a skirt section with asymmetrical raw-edge ruffles.

Ginnifer styled the dress with a black belt, gold jewelry and a gold mini clutch.

Her signature pixie cut and daring red lips provided the finishing touches.

H&M Exclusive Conscious Collection

Beyonce Knowles – People’s Most Beautiful 2012 Cover

It is official, as of today, the super talented singer, songwriter, actress, better yet, the one and only, Beyonce Knowles graces the latest cover of People magazine’s Most Beautiful issue, as the artist has been named world’s most beautiful woman in 2012. Yay !!!

People Magazine May 2012

Beyonce looks nothing but stunning on the May cover, as she strikes a pose in a white opulent Marchesa Spring 2012 gown, paired with the 200-carat Lorraine Schwartz turquoise and champagne diamond necklace.

The beautiful and valuable statement necklace, was previously worn by supermodel Heidi Klum during the 2012 Golden Globes, so it might come across as familiar, even if the jewelry piece has been turned backwards for the People’s photoshoot. Still breathtaking.

Beyonce - People Magazine May 2012A matching bracelet featuring the same combination of turquoise stones, placed alongside two other precious diamond studded bracelets and a turquoise over-sized ring, all signed Lorraine Schwartz, fell into place in this super-glamorous look.

Beyonce’s favorite light blue-nail polish, impeccable make-up and a soft up do provided the finishing touches.

For the other amazing photos, the interview and all the names who made it onto the Most Beautiful list, don’t forget to pick up People’s May issue, already on newsstands.

Marchesa Spring 2012

Charlize Theron – 2012 CinemaCon Awards Gala

I still don’t know how she does it, but every time Charlize Theron puts on a little black dress, her looks never feel dated or boring.

For the 2012 CinemaCon Awards Gala, held in Las Vegas on April 26, during which the actress also received the Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film Award, Charlize opted to wear a Dion Lee Fall 2012 dress.

Charlize-Theron---Dion-Lee-Fall-2012The black body-con dress signed by the 24 year old Australian designer, featured sexy cut-outs and sheer panels and was paired with black Giuseppe Zanotti ankle strap sandals.

Charlize Theron wore her hair in smooth layers and completed her appearance with a dark metallic eye-shadow.

Dion Lee Fall 2012

Coco Rocha – 6th Annual DKMS Gala

Coco Rocha graced the Red Carpet for the 6th Annual DKMS Linked Against Blood Cancer Gala, as she joined the long list of celebrities attending the event at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City, on April 26.

The Canadian supermodel looked flirty and chic donning a Jason Wu Spring 2012 number, one of my favorite runway looks for Spring.

Coco-Rocha---Jason-Wu-Spring-2012The feminine Belted Peplum dress features an ivory Houndstooth-patterned lace top, a pink floaty peplum waist that trails to a dramatic cascade in back and a black skinny bow belt to finish off the exquisite silhouette.

Black lace-up ankle boots and minimal jewelry accessorized the darling look.

Pink lips and a bobby pinned up do provided the finishing touches.

Jason Wu Spring 2012

Victoria Beckham – Lane Crawford Event

The time to write about a favorite Victoria Beckham look has arrived today, as I was finally impressed by her latest appearance during the Lane Crawford Event, held in Hong Kong on April 25.

Other than striking her signature pose at the event, Victoria was picture perfect in a mix of Victoria Beckham and Miu Miu numbers.

Victoria-Beckham---Victoria-Beckham-&-Miu-MiuHer white tailored pencil dress, featuring simple lines and accented by a white belt, was teamed with a light blue long-sleeved Miu Miu mini cardigan featuring embroidery in contrasting color.

Nude Christian Louboutin pumps and minimal gold jewelry styled the look.

Flawless make up and a sweet side-swept braid provided the finishing touches.

VB Look