The SJP Look: Hit or Miss?

Like Carrie Bradshaw, Sarah Jessica Parker is a fashion risk-taker. But do her gambles pay off? Check out some of her recent looks – then cast your vote. By Emily Fromm

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DOT'S INCREDIBLE

DOT'S INCREDIBLE
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The Failure to Launch star, 40, has fans seeing spots in a tiered cocktail dress with a bustle, a black necktie and a vintage brooch at an awards show.

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IN A BUNCH

IN A BUNCH
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Launching her perfume, Lovely, in Toronto last fall, Parker plays it fast and loose in a gathered Marnie dress paired with cornflower blue Alexander McQueen heels.

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NAVAL GAZING

NAVAL GAZING
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Parker goes anchors aweigh in a navy sailor dress and shocking-orange stilettos to watch husband Matthew Broderick receive his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in January.

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SILVER LINING

SILVER LINING
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Quite a stretch! At the Los Angeles premiere of The Family Stone, Parker lets her gray show in a rain-silk jersey dress by Calvin Klein designer Francisco Costa.

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FRILL OF IT ALL

FRILL OF IT ALL
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Parker dons a form-fitting Oscar de la Renta sheath that ends in a cascade of ruffles at a New York City screening of The Family Stone.

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HERE'S A TIP

HERE'S A TIP
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Coffee-shop couture? Parker could fit right in with Alice and Flo in this retro-style pink frock (at a press event in Pasadena).

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AQUAMARINE

AQUAMARINE
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The actress gets two-for-one color in a royal blue sleeveless dress with a turquoise cowl neck at a Glamour magazine party in her honor.

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PUFF 'N' STUFF

PUFF 'N' STUFF
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Leaving a restaurant in London, Parker has a lot on her shoulders in a puff-sleeved, pleated frock with an ornate gold belt.

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FLOWER POWER

FLOWER POWER
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Parker looks retro-fit in a floral crepe Elsa Peretti dress and peep-toe flats (not to mention a modified beehive) at a New York City event.

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DEEP POCKETS

DEEP POCKETS
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Bigger is better when it comes to the voluminous skirt on this cap-sleeved charcoal dress (at a Family Stone screening in New York City.)

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IN THE PINK

IN THE PINK
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It's a cinch! Parker wore a corseted Peter Soronen trapeze dress to the opening of Broderick's Broadway play, The Odd Couple, last fall.

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