There were a surprising number of legitimate contenders for this week's list. Darker shades, including black, dark grey, and deep purple were popular options. Despite the falling temperatures, several Spring 2012 looks sprung up at various events. Ralph Lauren’s Fall 2011 collection was a favorite and not just at the Lincoln Center soiree, while a couple celebs opted to work the red carpet in selections from Bottega Veneta’s Spring 2012 offering.
Camilla Belle at An Evening with Ralph Lauren Hosted by Oprah Winfrey
Camilla brought sheer drama to the event at Lincoln Center courtesy of this gown from Ralph Lauren's Fall 2011 collection. The bottom half really impressed with its tulle feathered and ruffled skirt. She accessorized with a Salvatore Ferragamo clutch and Cartier gems.
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Kerry Washington at An Evening with Ralph Lauren Hosted by Oprah Winfrey
The striking neckline featuring a metallic bib on this black Ralph Lauren Fall 2011 gown made Kerry standout on the red carpet. Raven Kauffman's Couture Charlie clutch polished off the look.
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Zoe Saldana at the 2011 Glamour Reel Moments Premiere
Zoe actually directed one of the celebrated short films and the star wore a flashy Reed Krakoff Resort 2012 purple dress to the premiere. Jewelry was unnecessary thanks to that sequined panel, so simple neutral heels and a Judith Leiber clutch was all it took to complete the look.
Ashley Greene at the Brussels Premiere of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
Ashley really shined over in Belgium thanks to this L’Wren Scott Spring 2012 dusty pink and gold embroidery mini dress. Her accessories included co-star Robert Pattinson, nude Brian Atwood pumps and Chanel’s gold flower earrings.
Kate Bosworth at the Burberry Body Fragrance Launch
Kate’s Burberry Prorsum Spring 2012 tribal print dress had a unique knotted keyhole detail. Burberry’s fantastic embellished aqua and green wristlet along with black strappy sandals rounded out the look.
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Carey Mulligan at the 15th Annual Hollywood Film Awards Gala
Carey picked up her Supporting Actress award for Shame in this Bottega Veneta Spring 2012 halter number. The embellished dress was partnered with a pair of black satin Salvatore Ferragamo peep-toes and a Bottega Veneta waxy studded intrecciato leather box clutch.
Keira Knightley at the 55th BFI London Film Festival Premiere of A Dangerous Method
The actress braved the chilly London air in this outstanding Roksanda Ilincic Resort 2012 number. Keira's colorblock crisscross dress earned rave reviews from our forum members and was styled with black ankle strap Salvatore Ferragamo pumps as well as a black flower ring by Chanel.
Freida Pinto at the 55th BFI London Film Festival Premiere of Trishna
The Indian actress opted out of wearing a dress to her film's showing and went with this beaded Ralph Lauren Fall 2011 jumpsuit featuring a crisscross back. Ralph Lauren also was responsible for Freida's red and black box clutch as well as those platform sandals, while the jewels were by Chopard.
Salma Hayek at the Los Angeles Premiere of Puss in Boots
Salma has been extremely busy out promoting the animated flick and she looked radiant in a multi-colored gathered chiffon Bottega Veneta Spring 2012 one-shoulder dress. Black suede Giuseppe Zanotti peep-toe slingbacks, an Alexander McQueen gold snakeskin clutch, a ring by Bottega Veneta and Sydney Evan earrings all served as accessories.
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Minnie Driver at the 55th BFI London Film Festival Premiere of Hunky Dory
Minnie's elegant grey asymmetrical silk satin gown came from Alberta Ferretti’s Fall 2011 collection. The British actress also carried an Edie Parker black clutch.