No longer only bedroom-appropriate, satin is a festive celeb favorite.
Amber Heard at the Hollywood Film Awards
Actress Amber Heard slipped into an icy satin Roksanda Ilincic gown at the 15th annual Hollywood Film Awards.
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Amber Heard at the amfAR Gala
The actress knows that a satin scoop neck tank is a staple—she created a classic look by tucking a vintage ivory one into a black pencil skirt at the amfAR Gala in NYC.
Satin doesn’t have to be dressy; Ashley Greene dressed down her slate satin tank with a purple tweed cropped blazer, flared jeans and a Givenchy handbag for a professional look that was perfect for her appearance on NBC’s Today Show.
At the 2011 Hollywood Style Awards, Chloe Moretz wore a honey colored satin Miu Miu top with a peter pan collar.
Christina Ricci reversed Moretz’s outfit in her shoot for Emmy Magazine—the Pan Am actress’ sheer and satin look is solid gold for the holiday season.
Alexa Chung’s look at the Mulberry pool party might only be LA weather-friendly, but her nude satin top would look equally elegant for a holiday party with black shorts and warm tights.
Elisha Cuthbert showed off a sexy twist on menswear at the Paley Center for Media “Happy Endings” event in LA, wearing a black satin tuxedo jacket and skinnies.
Satin drapes beautifully, as Angelina Jolie showed at the premiere of In the Land of Blood and Honey in a black Joseph blouse tucked into a Ralph Lauren maxi skirt.
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Amanda Seyfried went all out in the shiny stuff, looking leggy in a statement aqua shorts suit by H&M at the In Time UK premiere.
Pretty Little LiarShay Mitchell may have worn this ensemble at the Teen Choice Awards back in August, but she was ahead by a few months in a sequin skirt and red satin blouse that would sparkle in the holiday season.
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Satin highlights every curve, as Rosie Huntington-Whiteley showed off in a body-skimming champagne satin dress—OK, this look was at the BurberryBody party.
For her appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Felicity Jones put a quirky spin on the LBD in a black satin peter pan collar party dress with a tiered and pleated skirt.
Ellen Freeman has been contributing to the Fashion Spot since 2010. Since graduating with a degree in comparative literature from Haverford College, her celebrity fashion, wellness, arts and travel writing has appeared in publications including the Matador Network and Philadelphia Weekly. Also a certified yoga instructor, Ellen currently lives in the Japanese countryside—but misses thrift store spelunking in her hometown of Portland, Oregon.