Penélope Cruz's Sexy Post-Baby Body

Whether promoting the Pirates of the Caribbean or hitting up the Oscars red carpet, the new mom stylishly flaunts her stunning, newly svelte figure

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BACK IN BLACK

BACK IN BLACK
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In a lace-adorned Armani Privé gown paired with sparkling earrings and a Swarovski clutch, Penélope Cruz makes an elegant return to her birthplace of Madrid for the city's premiere of her new movie: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

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STYLE & SENSIBILITY

STYLE & SENSIBILITY
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Talk about comfortable on the red carpet! Penélope Cruz is black in action in a custom Hakaan halter-neck jumpsuit at the Madrid premiere of her new film, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

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SEXY SIREN

SEXY SIREN
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Red is her color! Penélope Cruz makes her grand entrance in a plunging, custom Armani Privé gown with matching heels for the The Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides premiere in Munich, Germany on May 16.

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ALL RUFFLED UP

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The Oscar-winning actress, who welcomed son Leo last January, opts for a pale lavender jewel-encrusted Marchesa dress, Chopard jewels, Swarovski clutch and Jimmy Choo shoes for the Cannes Film Festival screening of her new movie on May 14.

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IN THE NAVY

IN THE NAVY
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What baby weight? Earlier in the day, Cruz shows off her stunning post-baby body (and gams!) in a ruched, sapphire Stella McCarthy sheath and Casadei stilettos at a Pirates photocall.

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WHITE OUT

WHITE OUT
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All that dancing must be paying off! Just five months after becoming a new mom, the actress strikes a perfect pose in an ivory Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci gown at the London Pirates premiere on May 12. She has said, "I love ballet and it's a little boring for me to go to the gym because I’m used to the dancing discipline – it's really hard but much more fun."

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PRIM & PRETTY

PRIM & PRETTY
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For the film's Moscow premiere on May 11, the leading lady continues to impress in an embellished Emilio Pucci dress and Casadei pumps.

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TOUCH OF GOLD

TOUCH OF GOLD
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Dancing isn't Cruz's only weight loss secret. The actress, here in a chic L'Wren Scott shirt dress with gold embellishments and peep-toe heels at a photocall in Moscow on May 11, also credits Spanish cooking with helping her to shed those post-pregnancy pounds. "I love Spanish food. My diet is the Mediterranean diet, which is good food. I eat well, but I try to eat healthy."

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POMP & PLUME

POMP & PLUME
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She's one sexy swashbuckler! The Pirates of the Caribbean star celebrates the film's L.A. premiere on May 7 in a feathered off-the-shoulder Marchesa gown paired with a whopping 70 carats of Chopard diamonds.

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SOPHISTICATED MAMA

SOPHISTICATED MAMA
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Cruz proves she's the belle of the ball in a black ruffled Oscar de la Renta gown and a feather-embellished bag, accented with 93 carats of Chopard diamonds and Jimmy Choo heels at the 2011 Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute Gala on May 2.

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EASY CHIC

EASY CHIC
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She had us at hello! The new mom welcomes spring and puts her sexy post-baby curves on display in an ivory knee-length sheath and nude Jimmy Choo slingbacks for an May 3rd appearance on the Tonight Show in N.Y.C.

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PURPLE REIGN

PURPLE REIGN
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On April 1, the "phenomenal mommy" opted for a form-fitting lace dress by L'Wren Scott to receive her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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RED HOT

RED HOT
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Just over one month after giving birth to her first child on Jan. 22, the actress hit the Oscars red carpet with hubby Javier Bardem in a curve-hugging red gown by her go-to designer – L'Wren Scott. Even more unbelievable? Cruz often treats herself to In-N-Out burgers, sometimes before attending an award show. "I love the Double-Double with fries."

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