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People’s Choice Awards 2013 – Recap Mentionables

#FF …Finally Friday!!

Thought I’d recap some of my favorite (& some not so favorite) mentionable red carpet fashion looks from the 39th annual People’s Choice Awards 2013!! The awards were held at the Nokia theatre in sunny Los Angeles, California.

I will be looking at attire worn by everyone from actresses & actors, to new breakout artists, to entrepreneurs, and more celebrities that attended that night.

Which were your favorites??

Kaley Cuoco

Looking absolutely pretty in this blush (pale pink) dress with a touch of dainty delicacy from the sheer designs on the chiffon. The dress was by Christian Siriano, we remember American fashion designer Siriano from Project Runway a few years ago! Beautiful.

Lea Michele

I don’t know about you, but while I think Lea normally has good fashion sense, I’m not really into this dress she chose… what about you? For me it’s a little too much lace & sequin… whaaat?! Too much lace & sequin?!  Yes…Lace & sequins are always either a hit or miss, in this case, I think it was a miss… simply all in the wrong places for me.  I’ve liked other Elie Saab dresses but not so much this one.

Rachel Leigh Cook

I absolutely love this color and the Oliver Tolentino gown, she looks stunning. This is a asymmetrical gown with a slightly longer tail giving it that red carpet fancy appeal.  Paired nicely with a peacock reminiscent clutch, Rachel has a glam look while keeping youthful & fun with the accessories & hair.

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2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards – Red Carpet

These were amongst the few celebrities that were simply ravishing for the 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) at the Shine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California yesterday.

You can find these photo and many more at: CBS News

Photo Courtesy of: Getty Images

Trending Looks:

We saw many of the ladies wearing everything elegant from long form-fitting gowns, to sheer, lacy, embellished intriguing gowns, to beautiful draping flowing gowns ranging from all colors of the spectrum. Three trending colors I noticed were definitely the ivories/creams/&whites, the ever classic color black, as well as daring ruby & scarlet reds. For the men, we saw them dressed in dapper suits topped off with either skinny ties or bow ties.

The hair styles we saw were many sophisticated up-do’s but also mainly consisted of beautiful wavy tresses.

Makeup for the most part was ket low-key, neutral, & elegant… we didn’t see many crazy or extravagant makeup looks here, which is a good thing since the latter wouldn’t be appropriate for this event.

Which were your favorite looks of the night?? 

 

Just incase you were interested in the SAG Awards Winners List, I’ve included down below!

The Winners List

Outstanding stunt ensemble, Film: “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2”

Outstanding stunt ensemble, TV: “Game of Thrones”

Outstanding male actor in supporting role, Film: Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”

Outstanding female actor in a supporting role, Film: Octavia Spencer, “The Help”

Outstanding male actor in a comedy series, TV: Alec Baldwin, “30 Rock”

Outstanding female actor in a comedy series, TV: Betty White, “Hot in Cleveland”

Outstanding ensemble in a comedy series, TV: “Modern Family”

Outstanding performance by a female actor in a television movie or miniseries: Kate Winslet, “Mildred Pierce”

Outstanding performance by a male actor in a television movie or miniseries: Paul Giamatti, “Too Big to Fail”

Outstanding performance by a female actor in a drama series, TV: Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story”

Outstanding performance by a male actor in a drama series, TV: Steve Buscemi, “Boardwalk Empire”

Outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series, TV: “Boardwalk Empire”

Outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role, Film: Jean Dujardin, “The Artist”

Outstanding performance by a female actor in a leading role, Film: Viola Davis, “The Help”

Outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture: “The Help”

 

Until next time!!

    

Behind-The-Seams photos [part 2] Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Miami 2012

Continuation from Behind-The-Seams photos (Part 1) CLICK PICTURE to go to Part 1

This will be my last post from behind-the scenes covering Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim Miami 2012. It was such an amazing and fun experience. Both the models, designers, backstage managers–everyone– were incredibly friendly.

If anyone I’ve met there miraculously happens to be reading this right now, THANK YOU! Everyone was amazing & I can’t wait for the next time we’ll meet again.

All the swim apparel from Diesel, White Sands Australia, Poko Pano, Beach Bunny, Crystal Jin, L*Space by Monica Wise, Wildfox Swim, Caffé Swimwear, Dolores Cortés, Mara Hoffman, Aqua Di Lara, A.Ché, Norma Kamali, Red Carter, CIA.Martima, Luli Fame, LUXE by Lisa Vogel, Lisa Blue, DiNelia Brazil, A.Z Arujo, Aguaclara, Aquarella, Have Faith Swimwear, Kooey Swimwear Australia, Nicolita, Sonia Vera Swimwear, Jogo Beach, Perfect Tan Bikini, Tavik, & Zingara… were all absolutely stunning. It was torture seeing all the new swimwear and not being able to wear them myself just yet. I would’ve loved to be caught in any of their looks, especially in beautiful South Beach Miami.

Models pose backstage ready for the CAFFÉ Swimwear show

Whitney Port getting her photo taken before the Mara Hoffman show

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Behind-The-Seams photos [part 1] Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Miami 2012

Entering the Oasis tent

Birds-eye View from The Raleigh Penthouse

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim Miami 2012! & VIP Lounge

LUXE by Lisa Vogel runway in the Cabaña Grande, only moments away from starting the show!

Models rehearsing for the CIA.Martima show

Designer Lisa Vogel being interviewed backstage Cabaña Grande

Model getting her hair retouched before the DIESEL show

SKYY Vodka bar & photo booth for guests

Model getting some MAKE UP FORVER done

Press/Media backstage getting photos of the models

Models posing backstage the Oasis before the L*Space by Monica Wise show

Model getting her hair done before hitting the runway

Kristen Cavallari walks the runway with Diesel denim flag for the DIESEL finale

Sports Illustrated model Kate Upton posing for a picture before the CAFFÉ Swimwear show

…to be continued in [part 2] Behind-The-Seams photos [part 2] Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Miami 2012

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