1 of 42
Cutouts may be ubiquitous, but that doesn’t make them any less attention-grabbing, as proven by in her black Cushnie et Ochs obliques-flaunting halter at the American Idol event in West Hollywood.
2 of 42
It takes a certain kind of figure to be able to work an Hervé Leger mini with a low-cut scalloped neckline and a bandage fit. has that kind of figure. She takes advantage of that (and adds some stacked platform Brian Atwood Sandals) at the Modern Family media call in Sydney.
3 of 42
The lady loves a trend, and the latest one she’s getting on board with is lace. chooses a black-and-white Dolce & Gabbana dress with ribbon straps and a matching waist-cincher for the America’s Got Talent Season 9 auditions red carpet in Newark.
4 of 42
Not many runway models get to take home the look after the show, but then again, most models aren’t . The singer wears head-to-toe Moschino (check out that bag!) at a dinner for the fashion house in Milan.
5 of 42
6 of 42
She just added Sports Illustrated cover star to her résumé, and now we think the supermodel should include a line about being a professional crop top wearer. She flaunts her toned bod in a midriff-baring design and a hot-pink side-slit skirt (both by Milly) at the magazine’s swimsuit party in South Beach.
7 of 42
While her sister’s busy on the catwalk, Kylie is auditioning for a heavy metal band. Kidding! But the young star puts her edginess on full display in high-waisted striped pants, a black moto jacket, tons of cool necklaces and some oversize aviators at Tyga’s Last Kings store preview party in L.A.
8 of 42
Is the singer’s colorful printed Moschino dress (worn to a dinner for the label in Milan) chic or a tad cheesy? (Sorry, we had to.)
9 of 42
10 of 42
Warning: multiple exclamation points to follow. The supermodel and her mile-long legs kill it in a zebra-print (!), sequin (!), red-and-black (!) Saint Laurent mini with a black bow belt (!) at the Brit Awards in London.
11 of 42
Leave it to Rita to go from wearing a bridal-inspired gown to this in a span of 24 hours. The singer shows some skin in a slinky yellow Prada dress with jeweled straps and an open back – plus some majorly glam sideswept waves – at the Brit Awards in London.
12 of 42
From bright-pink feathers to a yellow-dipped pony, Lily keeps her hair at the center of attention, but adds an allover sequin Norrell gown with a mock turtleneck for the Brit Awards in London.
13 of 42
No, this isn’t the newest Disney princess; it’s the British singer in quite the Vivienne Westwood gown boasting a petal-pink bodice and a floral-embroidered tulle skirt at the Brit Awards in London.
14 of 42
Emma Watson did a single big black bow, but the singer one-ups her by wearing a latex William Wilde design with – count ‘em – two oversize bows to the Brit Awards in London.
15 of 42
There’s a lot going on here, so we’ll break it down: full-length gray jacket, zebra-print sweater, leather-front black skinnies, straptastic gray heels (her own design) and a major ring on practically every finger. trots out the whole look at an event for her footwear line in Vegas.
16 of 42
Is it still called a crop top if it’s the size of a sports bra? The model tempers her hot-orange Calvin Klein Collection shirt (?) with a coordinating demure pencil skirt at a Sports Illustrated celebration in Miami.
17 of 42
Also doing the whole crop-top-and-pencil-skirt thing, Chrissy pairs a turquoise-and blush leather-paneled Fyodor Golan design with a coordinating bottom at the Sports Illustrated party in Miami.
18 of 42
Someone’s ready for summer. The actress opts for a sheer-sleeved embroidered white dress, which gets three pops of color (the belt, the lip and the pedi) at the photo call for Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D. in, yes, Chicago.
19 of 42
File it under totally unsurprising: takes a major fashion risk – and pulls it off (in our opinion). She hits up the Elle London event in a Giambattista Valli mini with a sequin top and a white skirt with a major (no, really, major) black bow over it.
20 of 42
Spring is in the air … or at least on Vivienne Westwood dress. She selects the draped rose-patterned cream design with an asymmetrical neckline and hemline for the Elle Style Awards in London.
21 of 42
After seeing this embroidered, tulle-skirted confection on the Marchesa runway, we assumed the first person to wear it would be a bride. But the singer wows us by breaking out the cream gown for the Elle awards in London.
22 of 42
She’s not in a bathing suit at the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 50 Years of Swim celebration in N.Y.C., but despite that, Christie still turns heads in a billowy sheer-sleeved black mini (emphasis on the mini).
23 of 42
After a hard day of work, we kick back in pajamas. Cara does something similar (uh, sort of), opting for what looks like a black silk robe, plus ankle-strap heels, at the Elle Style Awards in London.
24 of 42
25 of 42
In case her engagement and wedding rings weren’t sparkly enough for you, Chrissy adds some extra dazzle to her look via a nude Phillip Armstrong mini with a sheer neck and scattered crystal embellishments at the Captain Morgan and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 50 Years of Swim party in N.Y.C.
26 of 42
After you’ve gotten the scoop on her new red hair, check out the shimmery, dramatic black dress with its fringed hemline that Molly is wearing to the Sports Illustrated party in N.Y.C.
27 of 42
Let’s see, what do discuss first? That insanely high slit on her black Thakoon pencil skirt, her shrunken tank that shows off her perfect stomach, her bold red lip or those glossy waves at the N.Y.C. Sports Illustrated celebration?
28 of 42
The in Alexander McQueen dresses is usually a good thing. And this latest one is no exception. She picks a flared red design and adds an Anya Hindmarch clutch and Prada heels at the Reception for the Dramatic Arts in London.
29 of 42
We think any new mom wearing a gown with a cutout at the obliques deserves a round of applause. earns our ovation with a one-shoulder Reem Acra design at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Scientific and Technical Awards ceremony in Beverly Hills.
30 of 42
Speaking of new moms in attention-grabbing outfits, (and her, ahem, plus-two) attend the Generation NXT benefit in N.Y.C. in a plunging sheer Stella McCartney top, a Lanvin pencil skirt and two killer pieces from Tom Ford: lace-up peep-toes and a fur topper.
31 of 42
If you didn’t wear a polka-dot Prada dress with a Burberry Brit leather moto jacket on top, carry a chic quilted clutch and attend Harvey Weinstein’s pre-BAFTA party in London, then your Valentine’s Day was slightly less chic than .
32 of 42
How will we ever predict what color gown she’ll wear to the Oscars?! The actress continues love affair with color, wearing a flippy cotton-candy-hued tweed Chanel dress under a cropped jacket, accessorized with silver Louboutins at the Charles Finch and Chanel pre-BAFTA party in London.
33 of 42
34 of 42
It worked out so well for Angelina Jolie that Kelly gives the lady tux thing a try, too, selecting a slimfitting Ted Baker London design (with a printed bow tie and tat-revealing shoes) to the Season 6 premiere party for RuPaul’s Drag Race in Hollywood.
35 of 42
No, that’s not Barbie. It’s just the supermodel looking Mattel-manufactured in an orange dress with black detailing, coordinating color-block pumps and the most perfect hair we’ve ever seen at the 50th anniversary party for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit in N.Y.C.
36 of 42
We had money on wearing this strapless green Christian Dior Couture number on the red carpet, but we don’t even care that we were wrong since the 12 Years a Slave actress looks so phenomenal in the gown, accessorized with a gold belt and coordinating Ana Khouri cuffs, at the BAFTA Awards.
37 of 42
In a black column gown with a sheer neckline and that signature collar the designer loves so much, the adds a deep-red lip and a sleek low bun for the BAFTA Awards.
38 of 42
The slim-fitting short-sleeve Alexander McQueen gown featuring metallic flowers on the skirt is pretty unforgiving, but it doesn’t really matter when your figure is as flawless as hers. Oh, and we’re ready to talk about that bird-adorned pendant whenever you are.
39 of 42
Do they give out awards for prettiest colored dress at the BAFTAs? Naomie stuns in a collared raspberry gown with a plunging neckline, high slit and a contrasting waist-cincher.
40 of 42
It’s a major night at the BAFTAs for Helen ( is presenting her with an award), so she wears a major dress: an embellished black gown with sheer sleeves and décolletage, beading on the bodice and a tulle-heavy skirt.
41 of 42
How do you guarantee that, at an event with Angelina, Brad and a Prince, you still stand out? Oh you know, by wearing a hot-pink-and-orange Vivienne Westwood Couture gown with a full skirt, plus highlighter-pink feathers sticking straight out of your head.
42 of 42
Is it just us or does this lace navy Lanvin with mock turtleneck, sheer sleeves, crystal-adorned epaulettes and enormous pearl accoutrements, worn to the BAFTA Awards, look made for Lady Grantham?