Celeb Fashion Hits & Misses

Check out recent style triumphs and trip-ups by Reese Witherspoon, Madonna, Jennifer Lopez and others. By Serena Kappes

01 of 12

REESE WITHERSPOON: HIT

REESE WITHERSPOON: HIT
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Witherspoon is radiant in a red Carolina Herrera cocktail dress with a waist-cinching sash at the New York City premiere of Walk the Line.

02 of 12

MADONNA: MISS

MADONNA: MISS
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Her Madgesty looks more like a court jester in her monochromatic get-up – featuring unflattering pantaloons – at the London premiere of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

03 of 12

JENNIFER LOPEZ: HIT

JENNIFER LOPEZ: HIT
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The singer-actress channels 1960s screen siren Brigitte Bardot in a lacy Dolce amp Gabbana frock at a charity fashion event in New York City.

04 of 12

PINK: MISS

PINK: MISS
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Known for her edgy style, Pink takes things too far in a blindingly busy gown (floral and zebra prints?) at a benefit concert in Hollywood.

05 of 12

ROSARIO DAWSON: HIT

ROSARIO DAWSON: HIT
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Dawson showcases her curves in a mermaid-style Gucci gown at the New York City premiere of Rent.

06 of 12

JENNY MCCARTHY: MISS

JENNY MCCARTHY: MISS
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With her shellacked bouffant, too-tight top and velvet gauchos, McCarthy hits a sour note at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles.

07 of 12

FAITH HILL: HIT

FAITH HILL: HIT
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The country star keeps it simple at the American Music Awards in a ruffled cocktail dress accented with delicate brooches.

08 of 12

EMMY ROSSUM: HIT

EMMY ROSSUM: HIT
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Rossum looks ethereal in a crystal-encrusted Monique Lhuillier tulle gown at the American Music Awards.

09 of 12

KATHERINE HEIGL: MISS

KATHERINE HEIGL: MISS
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At a charity event in Beverly Hills, the Grey's Anatomy star goes for 1940s-style glamor, but misses the mark in a chiffon blouse, pencil skirt and mismatched fur stole.

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CHARLIZE THERON: HIT

CHARLIZE THERON: HIT
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Golden girl Theron could easily hit the runway in an asymmetrical Gucci cocktail dress at the design house's fashion show in Milan.

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SHAKIRA: MISS

SHAKIRA: MISS
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Did the dog eat her jacket? The Colombian singer looks disheveled in a tattered jacket layered over a sequined dress and too many necklaces at the American Music Awards.

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KEIRA KNIGHTLEY: HIT

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY: HIT
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The Pride amp Prejudice star is elegant in strapless satin Calvin Klein, which she accessorizes with a gold arm band and fur shrug, at her movie's New York City premiere.

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