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50 Celebs Make StyleBistro's Best & Worst Dressed at the Met Gala 2011

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Ashley Greene, Beyoncé Knowles and Gisele Bundchen are among the Best & Worst Dressed at the 2011 Met Gala. See who else made the list! (Getty Images) The size-zero fashion set had extra-large expectations for this year's Costume Instititute Gala at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art: This year's Met Gala officially raised the curtain on one of the most talked about fashion retrospectives in recent history—Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty. While there were fewer McQueen gowns than a...Read Full Story

Ginnifer Goodwin and Jessica Szohr Wear Topshop to the Met

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Ginnifer Goodwin and Jessica Szohr, both in Topshop Unique (Getty Images) Fashion's designer royalty were all represented on the red carpet at the 2011 Met Gala: Karl Lagerfeld, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan—Topshop? Yes, mixed in among the high-end pieces were two frocks with High Street sass. Ginnifer Goodwin and Jessica Szohr were both sporting dresses by Topshop Unique. Ginnifer dazzled in a Gucci-esque emerald green gown, custom made for her by the Topshop team. She accessorized with...Read Full Story

Diane Kruger Makes Best Dressed List at Met Gala 2011

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Diane Kruger  Diane Kruger was working the slit at the Met Gala 2011! The German model-actress hit the red carpet with Jason Wu, making the fabulous most of the designer's full black evening skirt with a high off-center slit. Diane was radiant as ever in a nude paillette-embellished bodice, offset with a satin ribbon belt, that perfectly highlighted her milky skin. A scarlet lip keeps her from looking washed out, while retro waves lend an Old Hollywood vibe.The look was sexy, but in usual...Read Full Story

Christina Hendricks Wears Carolina Herrera to the 2011 Met Gala

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Christina Hendricks  Christina Hendricks covered up her curves at the 2011 Met Gala in an ombre mauve and black off-the-shoulder gown by Carolina Herrera. The earth-toned dress unfortunately didn't do Christina's legendary curves justice. Hollywood has the Oscars, New York has the Met Gala! Each year, the world's most fashionable gather in their finest to toast the industry's epic talents. This year, the gala is in honor of the late Alexander McQueen. A curated selection of his iconic designs...Read Full Story

Doutzen Kroes Is the Lady in Red in Giambattista Valli at the Met Gala 2011

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Doutzen Kroes  Doutzen Kroes was one of the best dressed of the night in a dramatic red gown by Giambattista Valli. The gown's full skirt had a unique Swiss dot texture which contrasted nicely with the solid, minimalist bodice. Hollywood has the Oscars, New York has the Met Gala! Each year, the world's most fashionable gather in their finest to toast the industry's epic talents. This year, the gala is in honor of the late Alexander McQueen. A curated selection of his iconic designs are on...Read Full Story

Taylor Swift Is Absolutely Elegant in J. Mendel Couture at the 2011 Met Gala

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Taylor Swift  Taylor Swift debuted a darker and edgier look at the 2011 Met Gala and we have to say we're digging it. She chose a romantic J. Mendel couture dress a nude bodice contrasted with black sheer panels and embellished with black lace. The exquisite draping on the back of the dress added extra drama as it extended into a full train. A side chignon, smoky eyes and Taylor's signautre red lips completed the look. Fashion took over New York as the industry put on their finest for the...Read Full Story

Daphne Guinness Makes a Grand Entrance in Alexander McQueen at the 2011 Met Gala

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Daphne Guinness  You can always count on Daphne Guinness to make a grand entrance at a party. For the 2011 Met Ball she paid tribute to her late friend Alexander McQueen by wearing the brand's exquisite and incredibly detailed lilac feathered ballgown. The daring heiress topped off her look with the bridle shoes from the brand's fall 2011 collection. Not at all bad for a woman who got dressed in the window at Barneys! Fashion took over New York as the industry put on their finest for the...Read Full Story

Jennifer Hudson Shows off Her Trim Figure in Vera Wang at the 2011 Met Gala

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Jennifer Hudson  Jennifer Hudson showed off her newly slimmed down curves at the 2011 Met Ball with a frothy confection by Vera Wang. The gown had a heavily textured white base made of rosettes and a sheer brown organza wrapped bodice. She put her hair in a slick ponytail to let the dress take center stage. Hollywood has the Oscars, New York has the Met Gala! Each year, the world's most fashionable gather in their finest to toast the industry's epic talents. This year, the gala is in honor...Read Full Story

Jennifer Lopez Plays it up in Pink Gucci at the 2011 Met Gala

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Jennifer Lopez  Jennifer Lopez lit up the room at the 2011 Met Ball with a vibrant fuchsia gown by Gucci. The dramatically draped gown featured a full skirt and wrapped slinkily around her neck. A heavily textured bolero made of fake flowers in the same shade as her dress added drama. Jennifer kept the rest of her look monochromatic with dark pink lips and a pink clutch. Hollywood has the Oscars, New York has the Met Gala! Each year, the world's most fashionable gather in their finest to...Read Full Story

Window Dressing: Daphne Guinness Gets Ready for the Met Ball at Barneys

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Who loves Daphne Guinness? Raise your hand! The avant-garde style icon and heiress to the Guinness fortune has captivated many with her unique and fearless fashion choices. Now, the public gets to see exactly what she does to prep herself for a big event—live. Yes, you read right. In an art piece-slash-publicity stunt, Daphne will get ready for the Met's May 2nd Costume Institute Ball in the window of Barneys' Madison Avenue store. Performance art and fashion lovers alike can watch as Daphne...Read Full Story