Last Night's Look: Love It or Leave It?

Check out the head-turning outfits Britney Spears, Kate Hudson and more stars were just spotted in! Then decide – fabulous or fashion fail!

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BRITNEY SPEARS

BRITNEY SPEARS
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To pay tribute to Whitney Houston at a Grammy concert in L.A., the opts for a conservative gray number with exaggerated bell sleeves, plus lace-up booties and what may be the world’s largest hoop earrings.

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KATE HUDSON

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With its plunging neckline, electric hue and killer fit, Prabal Gurung gown (worn with a Loree Rodkin necklace and Brian Atwood heels) is quite the traffic-stopper – and we’re guessing that’s just what she did at the amfAR gala in L.A.

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KATE BOSWORTH

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It’s spring in Sydney, which is why (in Preen) is breaking out the florals, sheer fabric and white Casadei heels, which she wears for an SK-II promotional appearance Down Under.

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JENNIFER HUDSON

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The also pays tribute to Whitney Houston (specifically, her ’80s style) at the Grammy event in L.A. with big hair, a turtleneck under a blazer (are those shoulder pads?!) and belted skinnies.

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SARAH JESSICA PARKER

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Also at the amfAR event in L.A. the tops a slender black jumpsuit with a shimmery blazer, layers of necklaces, a hobo-style purse and voluminous curls.

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HALLE BERRY

HALLE BERRY
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Not everyone took their Whitney Houston tribute as literally as : picks a slinky black Hervé Léger by Max Azria number with an embellished halter, Lana Jewelry earrings and black Jimmy Choo heels for the L.A. concert.

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CHLOË MORETZ

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What else to wear to an event in honor of “the little black jacket” than, well, a little black jacket? The young actress dons hers at the Chanel fête in London along with a puffy-sleeved white blouse, leather leggings and funky green heels.

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LINDSAY LOHAN

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What family drama? The looks calm, cool and collected at a Beverly Hills party for Mr. Pink Ginseng Drink, where she sports a sparkly Lorena Sarbu party dress and champagne heels.

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VANESSA HUDGENS

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We’d talk about Vanessa’s lacy dress and leather AllSaints trench, but we’re too busy discussing her decision to wear nude pantyhose with open-toe shoes at the Not for Sale gala in N.Y.C.

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ROSE MCGOWAN

ROSE MCGOWAN
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We can only assume Rose stopped by the amfAR gala on the way home from her tap recital, where she wore a sparkly black blazer with a floral accent, short-shorts and Jerome C. Rousseau sparkle booties.

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MILEY CYRUS

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To go with her surprising and unique engagement ring, the picks an equally surprising and unique look for the L.A. City of Hope gala: cream wide-leg trousers and a zipper vest, both by Temperley London, plus an Anita Ko ring.

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BRITNEY SPEARS

BRITNEY SPEARS
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At the same L.A. event – and in a similarly head-turning ensemble – the X Factor sparkles in a Halston Heritage halter with a plunging back, plus a statement cuff and a whole lotta hair.

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KATE BOSWORTH

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Who needs a disco ball? Just put in the middle of the dance floor at this Sydney SK-II event, and her glittery Stella McCartney rainbow-sequin tube dress will get the party started.

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JENNIFER GARNER

JENNIFER GARNER
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She may be there to support her at the N.Y.C. premiere of his film Argo, but the is no wallflower in her ruched Roberto Cavalli gown and glossy locks.

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EMMA ROBERTS

EMMA ROBERTS
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Strike a pose! The actress is in “Vogue” at an L.A. afterparty for a Madonna concert, wearing a shimmery blue printed Armani Exchange dress with a bold necklace and black booties.

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KRISTEN BELL

KRISTEN BELL
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At an N.Y.C. event to celebrate her video series for Target, wears a plaid blazer we’re falling for, plus a wide belt, cobalt jeans and lace-ups – all by Target.

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VANESSA HUDGENS

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From her topknot to her lace turtleneck to her ankle-strap heels, the goes dark and dramatic at the Cinema Society Seven Psychopaths screening afterparty, hosted by Appleton Estate Reserve, in N.Y.C.

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ROSE BYRNE

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Joining Kristen at the Target bash in N.Y.C., the actress wears a party-perfect ruffled black dress with a leopard belt and a red clutch (all by Target), plus Sergio Rossi heels.

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ABBIE CORNISH

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Also at the Seven Psychopaths afterparty in N.Y.C., one of the film’s stars looks anything but crazy in her elegant watercolor-print Roland Mouret gown and wavy locks.

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JORDIN SPARKS

JORDIN SPARKS
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Though Miley and Britney went for statement looks at the City of Hope event in L.A., keeps things understated in a slim black Halston Heritage halter gown that showcases her figure.

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CHRISTINA AGUILERA

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The color coordinates her My Little Pony hair with an electric purple body-hugging mini, a hot pink mani and sky-high silver platforms at the American Music Awards nomination announcement in L.A.

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BLAKE LIVELY

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Are you hiding something, ? The actress keeps her engagement ring tucked away in the pockets of a pink-and-silver tea-length Chanel number at Chanel’s Fine Jewelry party in N.Y.C.

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SALMA HAYEK

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At the Here Comes the Boom N.Y.C. premiere, the once again proves less is more in an elegant black Stella McCartney sheath with a lace overlay, Brian Atwood heels and a red clutch for a pop of color.

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CHRISTINA HENDRICKS

CHRISTINA HENDRICKS
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Top-to-bottom leather: check. A turtleneck: check. Someone’s been reading PEOPLEStyleWatch.com! Christina tries the trends, plus cap-toe heels and sparkly Tacori jewels, at Tacori’s “City Lights” jewelry launch in West Hollywood.

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DIANE KRUGER

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Never one to play it safe in the fashion department, Diane takes a risk with a textured blue-and-black strapless dress, a yellow satin clutch and black pumps, also at the Chanel party in N.Y.C.

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JULIE BOWEN

JULIE BOWEN
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We bet the Little Mermaid would like to borrow this sea-green embroidered Zuhair Murad dress, worn with matching sandals and Sutra earrings by the Modern Family star to L.A.’s Promise Gala.

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JANUARY JONES

JANUARY JONES
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Her Mad Men character would look right at home in this stark black-and-white gown and red lips, though the actress modernizes the look with a choppy bob and minimal accessories at the N.Y.C. Chanel event.

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ROSE BYRNE

ROSE BYRNE
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At the same Chanel bash, the star channels a different decade – the ’90s – with her bow-adorned updo and slinky sheer dress, accessorized with a drop-handle clutch, Sergio Rossi heels and scarlet lips.

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ALEXIS BLEDEL

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We’re adding this to our holiday party outfit idea list: the actress’s Beckley by Melissa striped top and girlie skirt, plus funky shoes and delicate gold Iwona Ludyga Designs gems. So perfect for a sit-down dinner – like the one she hosted for Beckley by Melissa in N.Y.C.

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ELLE FANNING

ELLE FANNING
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Also at the N.Y.C. Chanel party, the younger Fanning sister shows off her singular sense of style in a pilgrim-collar jumper, black satin Rupert Sanderson heels and a flat black hat.

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DUCHESS CATHERINE

DUCHESS CATHERINE
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The is appropriately autumnal in a cranberry Paule Ka look, worn with black tights and pumps to a Middle Temple Scholars meeting in London.

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NAOMI WATTS

NAOMI WATTS
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Playing Princess Diana seems to have given the a sense of wardrobe drama: She attends the Impossible premiere in Madrid in a puff-sleeved white dress, a Louis Vuitton bag, Chopard earrings and strappy sandals.

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OLIVIA WILDE

OLIVIA WILDE
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Someone’s having a leather moment! The actress wears the trend head-to-toe – AllSaints leather pants with a sexy gray moto jacket and coordinating boots – for the Glamour “These Girls” event in N.Y.C.

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ELLE FANNING

ELLE FANNING
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If there’s one thing the 14-year-old is not, it’s a style snooze. She indulges her fashion-forward instincts in a flowy, flowery and polka-dotted sheer gown and golden Marni wedges for the Ginger and Rosa premiere in N.Y.C.

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RASHIDA JONES

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What goes with Rashida’s geek-chic Lookmatic glasses? An updated shirtdress, some cool jewelry, a fabulous (and familiar) pair of Valentino shoes and a great smile, which the actress shows off at the Glamour party in N.Y.C.

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AMY POEHLER

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Rashida’s Parks and Recreation co-star attends the same N.Y.C. event in her own take on an edgy outfit, accenting jeans and a tee with funky two-tone shoes and a golden collar necklace.

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KERI RUSSELL

KERI RUSSELL
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Ten years later after Felicity went off the air, we’re still coveting the actress’s hair. She pairs her glam waves with a high-necked blouse and tailored ivory skinnies at a photocall in Cannes for The Americans.

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ELIZABETH HURLEY

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Doing her part to raise awareness about breast cancer, the actress continues to attend events in the cause’s signature shade, this time in a deep raspberry Elie Tahari number for a Selfridges appearance in London.

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JESSICA BIEL

JESSICA BIEL
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Looking well-rested, the glows in a Gucci floral-print dress, cap-toe heels and Tiffany & Co. diamonds at the Variety Power of Women event in Beverly Hills.

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LAUREN CONRAD

LAUREN CONRAD
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Leave it to our intrepid columnist to pick the perfect outfit for a polo match: a gathered, dotted cream dress, worn with nude accessories and her signature ombré waves, to the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Pacific Palisades, Calif.

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TAYLOR SWIFT

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retro-chic streak continues at London’s BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards with an Alice + Olivia boatneck dress, House of Lavande Vintage earrings and – are those cat-face pumps? Why, yes, yes they are.

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JENNIFER GARNER

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To prevent her peplum sheath from looking too ladies-who-lunch, the Butter pairs it with massive studded platforms, a Vince Camuto clutch and bold Tiffany & Co. jewelry, all worn to the Beverly Hills Variety party.

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ASHLEY GREENE

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While chooses to go flirty and festive for the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Pacific Palisades, Calif., opts instead for sleek and sexy, wearing a paneled Antonio Beradi design with bombshell waves.

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SIENNA MILLER

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For her first post-baby red carpet appearance, the actress channels Gwyneth in a minimalist cream column with attached cape, plus dramatic golden cuffs and a cute lips clutch, at the Hamptons International Film Festival in Sag Harbor, N.Y.

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ASHLEY MADEKWE

ASHLEY MADEKWE
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If you don’t know the Revenge star’s name yet, put it on your “ones to watch” list – she’s got some of the best style in Hollywood. She shows it off at the Veuve Clicquot polo fête in Pacific Palisades, Calif., wearing a sparkle-tipped white button-up, printed pleated Etro skirt and booties, plus Asos earrings.

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HALLE BERRY

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Also at the Variety Power of Women event in Beverly Hills, the displays her ageless figure in a fitted Roland Mouret dress and Jimmy Choo pointy-toe heels.

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LEANN RIMES

LEANN RIMES
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The makes a glam post-rehab appearance in a gradiated sequin Hervé Léger by Max Azria bandage dress, graphic cuff and massive suede platforms at the Autry National Center gala in L.A.

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KATHERINE HEIGL

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It’s nearly impossible to mess up accessorizing a LBD since just about anything works. But you be the judge if that includes nude stockings and open-toe tan pumps like at the Power of Women soiree.

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