How Cate Blanchett Used YouTube Makeup Tutorials to Prepare for Her Epic Thor: Ragnarok Role
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The almost makes us forget about her cutesy costumes with this classic salmon-pink sheath with ruffled details, which she wears with a jeweled belt and heels (all by Oscar de la Renta), along with Sally Sohn earrings and an Effy ring, to accept Billboard’s “Woman of the Year” award in N.Y.C.
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She’s really committing to this style makeover, and for that give the woman props. That said, we’re not exactly on board with her futuristic cut-out gold-and-white number, worn to open a Millions of Milkshakes franchise in Kuwait.
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The Glee star bares her slim stems in a high-slit, low-cut cream gown, worn with Irene Neuwirth earrings and a beaded clutch to a Golden Globes party in West Hollywood.
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She got good reviews for her role in Broadway’s Dead Accounts. Will she get similar raves for this floral dress with crochet inserts, worn with Gio Diev pumps and a yellow clutch to the play’s N.Y.C. premiere party?
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Continuing a tradition of wearing cute coats, tops her black mini with a fuzzy midnight-blue Sandro jacket and finishes the look with a print clutch and booties at a St. James Christmas Carol service in London.
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Someone took our recommendation about which trends to try! The actress flashes a strip of skin in her two-piece Rochas number, then adds bow-adorned booties, a Lena Erziak clutch and delicate bracelets at the West Hollywood Golden Globes bash.
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Add this to our list of potential holiday party outfits. For the Hollywood premiere of her film Deadfall, the actress sparkles in a demure L’Wren Scott skirt-and-sweater ensemble, plus jewels by Ariel Gordon, Iwona Ludyga Design, House of Lavande Vintage and Pearl Paradise.
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It takes a brave (and bronzed) girl to wear a coral toga in November, but the actress pulls it off with aplomb (and lots of Melinda Maria jewelry) at the West Hollywood Golden Globes party.
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Twilight’s star steps out at the Autism Speaks ball in Beverly Hills wearing a short-sleeved, full-skirted party dress by Ted Baker and strappy sandals.
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Also at the Hollywood Deadfall premiere, the actress goes for the bold in a chartreuse wrap dress with a blace lace insert and T-strap Brian Atwood heels.
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It’s not that her ruched and draped black Amanda Wakeley gown, Adeler ring and studded heels aren’t worth mentioning. It’s just that her slicked-back short crop is so much more noteworthy. She wears the ’80s-throwback style to the Golden Globes party in West Hollywood.
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There’s a reason turns to Elie Saab for so many of her red carpet gowns: The designer never lets her down. She dons his cream chiffon gown with minimal jewels and Jimmy Choo heels to the ARIA Awards in Sydney.
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No word on whether Kelly consulted her Fashion Police co-host Joan Rivers on this particular look: a mixed-print puff-sleeve sheath and sparkling Aldo pumps, worn to the W LOVE Hangover Ball in N.Y.C.
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The pose is the same, the hair is the same – but that smile is new! breaks tradition for the Valentino: Master of Couture exhibit in London, to which she wears a scarlet skirt suit accessorized with black peep-toe booties and yes, a grin.
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She might just be as psyched for the Target + Neiman Marcus holiday collaboration as we are! The actress fêtes the wallet-friendly finds in N.Y.C. in a floral-print Lela Rose for Target + Neiman Marcus top with black pants, a L’Agence blazer and Brian Atwood heels, plus a majorly smoky eye.
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goes deep into her collection of shiny shirts to pull out this gold-buttoned number, which she pairs with leather pants and bronze Brian Atwood platform heels to the W LOVE Hangover party in N.Y.C.
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Also checking out the goods at the Target + Neiman Marcus event, the braves the N.Y.C. chill in a sheer bodice Emilio Pucci cocktail dress, Alexandra Mor earrings and a Prabal Gurung for Target + Neiman Marcus clutch.
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We hardly recognize her with her short new do! The complements her chin-grazing crop with a dress that’s equally daring (thanks to the bare back), plus Brian Atwood heels and Paige Novick gems, at the Target + Neiman Marcus party in N.Y.C.
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Longtime Valentino fan Olivia picks a majorly busy dress (white lace, black lace, zig-zags, sheerness) then gussies it up further with a glittering necklace and multicolor pumps, to celebrate the designer’s Master of Couture exhibit in London.
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Is there anyone more consistent than Kerry? At the Variety Studio event in L.A., she looks predictably lovely in a black-and-white polka-dot Kate Spade New York dress, plus a dove-gray Nancy Gonzalez clutch and a sideswept do.
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We’ve got to hand it to a star for knowing what she likes and sticking to it! The actress selects a BCBG Max Azria maxi, BCBGeneration black blazer and booties for a Rembrandt and Neutrogena event in N.Y.C.
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Looking like one of (Prince) Charlie’s Angels, the complements her retro new bangs with a pleated dress that’s equally ’70s-inspired at the opening of London’s Natural History Museum’s Treasures Gallery.
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Much like the plot of Les Mis, the Antonio Berardi dress wears to an event for the film in Tokyo has quite a lot going on, including a keyhole cutout, sheer skirt, high-low hemline and elaborate back design.
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Her relationship status may be in question, but one thing is certain: The is turning heads in her backless Dolce & Gabbana dress and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry at the UNICEF ball in N.Y.C.
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The is well-heeled at the Footwear News achievement awards in N.Y.C., stepping out in an emerald peep-toe pair to go with her draped-and-sheer teal mini.
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Confession: Editors here are currently online shopping for capes after seeing at the N.Y.C. UNICEF event in a caped Naeem Khan creation, worn with Lorraine Schwartz sapphire jewelry.
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In her pretty fit-and-flare Preen frock, worn with shimmering Rupert Sanderson leopard pumps, Jamie Wolf jewelry and red lips, the actress looks ready to hit up a holiday party or, you know, the Independent Spirit Awards nominations in Hollywood.
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This tricolor Antonio Berardi (worn with Roger Vivier sandals) may be difficult for mere mortals to pull off, but the fashion-forward Hobbit star makes it look easy at the film’s Wellington, New Zealand, premiere.
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having a swingin’ good time at the British Fashion Awards in London, wearing a fringed black Stella McCartney number with matching pumps.
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First: Influence . Next: the world. The singer shows off her unique style in a printed Boxing Kitten romper and buckled heels at Sonos Studio in L.A. at the listening party for her new album, True.
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Also bringing the sparkle to the UNICEF event in N.Y.C., the Girls star does her best Snow Queen in a glittering aqua Naeem Khan gown and Bulgari gems.
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Jay-Z’s protégé is a total knockout in a silver-and-aquamarine Vivienne Westwood gown, sparkling choker and Old Hollywood waves, all worn to the British Fashion Awards in London.
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Representing at the IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York City, strikes a pose in a sleek asymmetrical black Giorgio Armani peplum dress, Lorraine Schwartz gems and ankle-strap Brian Atwood heels.
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Also at the Gotham Awards, sponsored by Euphoria Calvin Klein, rides the cutout wave in a strapless white Calvin Klein Collection dress, chunky Lorraine Schwartz necklace and flashy silver Jimmy Choo sandals.
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Out in London to celebrate England’s W&W Jewellery, opts for a shiny high-waisted skirt, sheer ivory top, tan heels and statement jewels.
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Continuing her Girl on Fire album tour at SiriusXM in New York City, keeps it casual in an army-green blouse, gray sweater, A.L.C. leather jacket, black slacks and booties.
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The French actress choses a chic navy tea length Dior Haute Couture design paired with Chopard jewels and black pumps at the Gotham Independent Film Awards in N.Y.C.
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At the Killing Them Softly screening in N.Y.C., Rose buttons up in a sheer floral blouse, a flouncy black mini skirt and red lip.
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We didn’t compare her to the for nothing: The Girls star is lovely in a sheer nude gown with pink-and-black lace applique finished with soft waves and sparkly danglers at the Gotham Awards.
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Also checking out the Killing Them Softly screening, adds two pops of color to her dark Bleulab skinnies and black leather jacket with a silky turquoise button up and bold red lip.
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The City of Light shines a little brighter thanks to the actress. She helps illuminate the Christmas decorations on Paris’s Champs-élysées wearing a belted olive Lanvin look, black Brian Atwood booties and an intricately braided hairstyle.
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offsets a simple white Roberto Cavalli blouse and slacks with dramatic makeup and dramatically long hair for an event in Dubai.
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Just one Aussie paying homage to other Aussies: The actress from Down Under attends an L.A. event for Australians in an understated black sheath with bright red pumps and a pretty half-up do.
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goes with a black-and-gold theme, from her criss-crossed caftan to her bold bangles, at the Bambi awards in Düsseldorf, Germany.
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In London to launch “the most expensive iPhone accessory in the world,” the actress opts for a look we’d deem “the most forgiving post-Thanksgiving ensemble in the world”: a loose, sweeping gown with an embellished bodice and contrasting hem.
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Olivia attends the Marie Claire Prix de la Moda awards in Madrid, wearing a prize-worthy slim black column gown with fringe details at the collar and cuffs, plus a deep ruby clutch.
How Cate Blanchett Used YouTube Makeup Tutorials to Prepare for Her Epic Thor: Ragnarok Role