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Belting It Out

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JESSICA BIEL
OSCAR DE LA RENTA

“How could you not love this color?” says Biel (in Neil Lane diamonds) of her raspberry silk column gown.

ISLA FISHER

MONIQUE LHUILLIER

Al Gore bragged about going “green,” but Fisher actually did it with an emerald gown (accessorized with a Lauren Merkin bag).

NAOMI WATTS
ESCADA

“It’s just so Old Hollywood,” says Watts of her sunny gown, Rodo clutch and Chopard diamonds.

MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL

PROENZA SCHOULER

Nothing says I Lost My Baby Weight like the well-defined waist on this satin dress, accented with H. Stern diamonds.

AUGUST 2006

Gyllenhaal chose a high belt to suit her bump. (Baby Ramona was born in October.)

THE CHARLIZE EFFECT

WHEN IT COMES TO DAZZLING BELLS AND WHISTLES, THERON PAVED THE WAY

BIG BOWS

OSCARS 2006

DIOR BY JOHN GALLIANO

It takes a big star to carry off a big bow in emerald silk satin.

NOW

BALENCIAGA BY NICOLAS GHESQUIERE

Nicole Kidman‘s bow was smaller but brighter.

RUFFLED SKIRTS

OSCAR 2005

JOHN GALLIANO FOR DIOR HAUTE COUTURE

Theron played princess in a wildly ruffled skirt.

NOW

ATELIER VERSACE

Penélope Cruz continued the ruffle riot, this time in blush.