16 Dramatic Eyes for the Holidays

The brightest stars (Kate! Penélope!) play up their eyes with the season's boldest makeup – find your look!

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KATE HUDSON

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The star of the soon-to-be-released film Fool’s Gold creates a perfect winter look with kohl-lined eyes that blend into a subtle shimmer of shadow.

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PENéLOPE CRUZ

PENéLOPE CRUZ
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The Spanish beauty’s deep blue shadow complements her turquoise Oscar de la Renta gown for a gala hosted by Queen Sophia of Spain.

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ANNE HATHAWAY

ANNE HATHAWAY
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Lots of lashes and subtle liner play up the star’s bright eyes without overpowering her pale complexion.

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EVA MENDES

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The We Own the Night star goes for refined glamour with a sweep of deepest brown liner across her upper lids and brows shaped into a classic arch.

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FERGIE

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The singer creates a glam look without going over the top by balancing ultra-thin liquid liner on her upper lids with dark kohl liner at the inside of her lower lids.

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JESSICA ALBA

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Jessica Alba sets off her eyes with shimmering silver eye shadow and thick liner – paired with strong brows and sheer glossy lips.

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KATIE HOLMES

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The star shows off a sophisticated smoky-eyed look – set off by pale nude lips – for a black tie dinner honoring husband Tom Cruise.

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LAUREN CONRAD

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The Hills star creates a perfect cat-eye shape with precisely applied liquid liner across her upper lid.

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ASHLEE SIMPSON

ASHLEE SIMPSON
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The singer flatters her fair complexion by creating a soft update on the smoky eye. The key is to dust brown shadow around whole lashline.

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BECKI NEWTON

BECKI NEWTON
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The Ugly Betty star evokes old Hollywood glamour with emerald-lined eyes, flushed cheeks and peach lips.

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KEIRA KNIGHTLEY

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The Atonement star s 1920 s look smolders with shimmering aubergine shadow blended around the entire eye and finished with thick black lashes.

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HALLE BERRY

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The mom-to-be plays up her natural glow with shimmering metallic shadow, flawless skin and pale pink gloss.

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RACHEL BILSON

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The actress’s perfectly shaped brows and lush lashes put the focus on her thickly lined brown eyes.

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SIENNA MILLER

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The Hippie Hippie Shake star’s dark kohl liner and shimmering white shadow add drama to an otherwise neutral makeup palette.

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JENNIFER CONNELLY

JENNIFER CONNELLY
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The Oscar winner complements her green eyes with bright violet liner, rosy cheeks and soft coral lips.

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KERRY WASHINGTON

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The actress defines her perfect almond eyes with deep charcoal shadow extended to the base of the brow bone.

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