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The Best, Worst & Color-Coded Couture From The 2011 Golden Globes.


above: January Jones’ Golden Globes will probably be remembered long after the award ceremony.

The 68th Annual Golden Globes, where the Hollywood Foreign Press honor the best of movies and television, took place tonight (the nominees and winners can be seen here). Ricky Gervais was entertainingly brutal as the host and Hollywood’s creme-de-la-creme attended.


above: Ricky Gervais hosts the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA on Sunday, January 16, 2011

As often is the case with award shows, the fashions are as fun to critique as the nominees. Below are what I felt were the Best and Worst dressed, along with gowns grouped by color, for your perusal.

To see the designers and the jewelers for the images below, go here.

Best Dressed
The following actresses were donning elegant, age-appropriate, well-fitting, tasteful and simply beautiful gowns.

Anne Hathaway:


Claire Danes and Lea Michele:

Julianne Hough:
 
Kelly Osbourne:
Dianna Agron and Nicole Kidman:

Hailee Steinfeld
 
Maria Menounos:
 
Eva Longoria:

Olivia Wilde:
 
Emma Stone:

Sofia Vergara:


Megan Fox:

Worst Dressed
Tacky, ugly, bizarre and/or just plain unflattering.

Halle Berry:
 
Julianne Moore:
 
Helena Bonham-Carter:

Tilda Swinton and Christina Aguilera:

and although the dress isn’t horrible, Julie Stiles looks about 70 years old:
 
and Gabourey Sidibe donned a sparkly muumuu:

Going Green
Emerald and Forest Green were a choice for four of the evening’s actresses.

Angelina Jolie:

Mila Kunis:

Elizabeth Moss:
 
Catherine Zeta-Jones:
 

Pales By Comparison
Pale, if not drab, shades of ivory, peach, pink, taupe and soft grey were very popular. And very blah.

Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johannsen:

Carrie Underwood and Leighton Meester:

Michelle Williams and Jennifer Bowen:

Milla Jovovich and Kaley Cuoco:

Jennifer Love Hewitt and Jennifer Lopez:

Feeling Blue
Navy, Periwinkle and Cadet blue were seen on the following.

Amy Adams and Mandy Moore:

Tina Fay and Jenna Ushkowitz:

Dressing For Two
Natalie Portman and Jane Krakowski:

Close up of the rose pinned to Natalie Portman’s preggers gown:

Impossible to ignore
January Jones drove men mad in this red fringed revealing Versace gown:

images courtesy of Getty Images and the HFPA

above: Golden Globe statuettes

See all the winners here
Golden Globes Official Site

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TIA Lingerie Design Winners & Finalists Modeled By Helena Christensen

TIA Lingerie Design Winners and Finalists Modeled By Helena Christensen

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Nymphenburg couture edition
above: original white glazed figurine on left and Gareth Pugh edition on right

To celebrate their 260th anniversary, Porzellen Manufaktur Nymphenberg (Nymphemberg Porcelain manufacturers) invited 16 of the internationally most renowned couturiers to create new “robes” for the 16 Commedia Dell’Arte figures by the rococo sculptor, Franz Anton Bustelli. These figurines, which at the time made Nymphenburg world famous and which to this day count among its most valuable treasures, are being re-issued in a Couture Edition that is limited to 25 copies. Read more

Couture Car Covers By 6 Global Fashion Designers For Intersection Magazine

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Maison Martin Margiela (Paris)






Bless (Berlin)





Richard James (London)






Adam Kimmel (New York)






Visvim (Tokyo)







Ksubi (Sydney)




all images and information courtesy of Intersection Magazine

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