Glitzy embellishments, eye-catching patterns and flashy metallics all collaborated to produce a pretty bold list for this week. Accents were just as enticing as stars favored everything from elaborate footwear to animal-inspired clutches. Necklines were another big story with supreme structure in strapless form and conservative, covered-up interpretations making the most waves on the red carpet.
Jessica Alba at the 2014 ESPY Awards
Jessica worked the angles at the annual awards in this architectural Elie Saab. She styled the Spring 2006 Couture strapless metallic dress with an assortment of jewels and Brian Atwood silver mirror Tamara sandals.
Jordana Brewster at the 2014 ESPY Awards
Jordana sparkled on the red carpet in a nude DSquared2 Fall 2014 short sleeve shift with an extensively embellished skirt. Jennifer Meyer rose gold diamond triangle earrings and complementary Kurt Geiger Anja pumps concluded the luxe look.
Jessica Chastain at the 2014 Ischia Global Film & Music Festival Premiere of The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby
Jessica looked radiant over in Italy thanks to Mary Katrantzou. This blue Fall 2014 Cassandra lamé paisley print gown featured both a scoop back and a gold belt.
Kate Hudson at the New York Screening of Wish I Was Here
It was a sleek black Michael Kors Resort 2015 gown with sequin bustier and waist cut-out detail for Kate at the screening. She was also spotted carrying a zebra print Edie Parker clutch and capped off the look with Aruna Seth Venus pumps.
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Ashley Madekwe at the 2014 Dior Fusion Sneaker Collection Cocktail Party
The actress stepped out for the sneaker collection cocktail party in a colorful Christian Dior Resort 2014 lace dress. Ashley polished off the look with a Cartier bracelet and neutral ankle strap sandals.
Kate Bosworth at the Style Thief App Launch
Kate marked the launch of her stylish new app in a floral print RED Valentino taffeta dress. Fabi Malavazi rings, earrings and an ear cuff by Anita Ko along with red Bionda Castana ankle-tie Lana pumps completed the look.
Chrissy Teigen Co-Hosting Extra
Chrissy combined one of Milly’s graphic crop tops with the brand’s equally vivid Spring 2014 patterned pencil skirt. Jewelry from Graziela Gems, H.Stern, Eva Fehren and Jennifer Fisher as well as ankle strap sandals served as accessories.
Judy Greer at the Los Angeles Screening of FX’s Married
Suno’s graphic Pre-Fall 2014 wavy striped sleeveless dress also included a layered ruffled hem. Judy rounded out the look with Jennifer Meyer earrings, a red Jimmy Choo Candy clutch and coordinating Stuart Weitzman Nudist sandals.
Lizzy Caplan at the Masters of Sex Season 2 2014 Summer TCA Press Tour Event
Lizzy’s classic colorblocked look comes from Roksanda Ilincic. The star teamed the designer’s long sleeve black and white top with an Ayton tricolor silk maxi skirt as well as brilliant blue satin Brian Atwood Besame pumps.
Ahna O'Reilly at The Long Shrift Opening Night After-Party
Ahna’s teal and black Monique Lhuillier embellished romper hails from the designer’s Resort 2015 collection. Lace-up black Monique Lhuillier sandals wrapped up the look.