The calendar may say December, but the Spring 2013 collections were certainly favored this week. Celebs opted for truly glamorous gowns showcasing ornate details, patterns, and cut-out accents. There was a pretty even mix of neutrals and bright colors with several stars sporting distinct necklines from embellished collars to the embroidered strapless variety and plunging styles.
Cate Blanchett at the London Premiere of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Cate graced the green carpet at the UK unveiling of her fantasy flick in a white floor-length Givenchy Spring 2013 gown with metal shoulder accents and an open back. A Van Cleef & Arpels ring, a Givenchy white clutch, and Givenchy sandals perfectly complemented the look.
Cate Blanchett at the 2012 Dubai International Film Festival Premiere of Life of Pi
Rodarte’s Spring 2013 layered blue gown with bold contrasting panels was slightly modified from the runway. Cate completed her striking festival look with Jimmy Choo heels.
Freida Pinto at the 2012 Dubai International Film Festival Premiere of Life of Pi
It was the diamond serpent collar that really helped Freida’s gold lamé Ralph Lauren gown make an impression at the opening night gala. She accessorized with a Salvatore Ferragamo clutch and Charlotte Olympia heels.
Amanda Seyfried at the New York Premiere of Les Mis
Amanda's show-stopping embroidered strapless Alexander McQueen gown was artfully accented by a tortoiseshell belt with gold buckle. She polished off the look with an Alexander McQueen clutch, Harry Winston gems, and intense eye makeup.
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Anne Hathaway at the Museum of the Moving Image
After her dramatic Tom Ford Spring 2013 ensemble, Anne's embellished Nina Ricci Spring 2013 spaghetti strap blush dress seemed pretty subdued, but had a real timeless appeal. Kwiat jewelry, a Jill Milan clutch, and Stella McCartney sandals rounded out the charming look.
Naomi Watts at the Los Angeles Premiere of The Impossible
The purple floral pattern on Naomi's Zac Posen Resort 2013 gown really set it apart at her film's premiere. She finished off her look with J/Hadley earrings, a ring and bracelet by Jennifer Meyer as well as Jimmy Choo heels.
Jessica Chastain at the Los Angeles Premiere of Zero Dark Thirty
Jessica looked lovely in this custom royal blue Elie Saab Spring 2013 dress with lace bodice and peplum detail. Harry Winston jewels and Charlotte Olympia sandals concluded her premiere look.
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Eva Longoria at the 2012 Noble Gift Gala
This embellished Alberta Ferretti champagne-colored gown featured a plunging neckline and ruffled hem. Eva capped off her sophisticated look with a pair of Brian Atwood Wagner peep-toe platform pumps.
Rosamund Pike at the London Premiere of Jack Reacher
Rosamund brought a much-needed pop of color to the red carpet in this yellow Alexander McQueen creation. Her sleeveless Spring 2013 floor-length gown also included a daring exposed back.
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Jessica Alba at Spike TV's 10th Annual Video Game Awards
Jessica opted for an edgier look at the annual awards. Her leather-accented black Narciso Rodriguez Pre-Fall 2012 dress was styled with an Ileana Makri ring, Jennifer Fisher earrings, a coordinating Christian Louboutin spiked clutch, and strappy Giuseppe Zanotti sandals.