When the biggest names in Hollywood, music and fashion get together, there are bound to be some friendly match-ups, and that's just what happened at today's Costume Institute Benefit. Stars mingled with their famous friends, walked the carpet with their designing pals, and brought their significant others to celebrate the Punk: Chaos to Couture exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Go ahead and check out the fun duos at the Met Gala, including Jennifer Lawrence's Hunger Games reunion with Elizabeth Banks and Nicole Richie's run-in with Julianne Hough and Jaime King.
The annual White House Correspondents' Dinner took place in the US capital over the weekend, and Hollywood's finest made their way to the East Coast to show their support. Prada was a favourite of the night — both Kate Mara and Claire Danes went for beautiful looks from the label. Kerry Washington went graphic in a black and white dress by Wes Gordon, plus we got a peek at FLOTUS Michelle Obama's Monique Lhuillier number. All that and more in today's Fashion Flash.
Year after year, politicians and celebrities descend on Washington DC to attend the White House Correspondents' Dinner. And it is quite the affair, echoing the look of an award show red carpet. See how your favourite stars got beautiful for the dinner when you click on.
Today's White House Correspondents' Dinner gathered celebrities from New York and LA to Washington, DC. There were plenty of ladies decked out in the red carpet finest, including Katy Perry in Giambattista Valli, Kerry Washington in Wes Gordon, Kate Mara in white Prada and more. Amy Poehler also went for white, choosing a dress from Basler. Nashville's Connie Britton wore a bright blue Temperley London number, while her co-star Hayden Panettiere picked a yellow Katharine Kidd gown. Colour was a popular choice, as Veep's Julia Louis-Dreyfus picked purple. Claire Danes went with baby blue to hit the dinner with her husband Hugh Dancy.
The annual Time 100 Gala inspired another round of red carpet glamour yesterday, with Jessica Biel and Olivia Munn leading the star-studded pack. And what better occasion to dress to the nines than in honour of some of the world's most influential people? With Biel in black, head-to-toe Tom Ford, Munn in bright canary-yellow Michael Kors, and Claire Danes in a more exotic Lanvin look, the night played host to a spectrum of black-tie ensembles. Lena Dunham wore a shimmery number from Saint Laurent's much-discussed Saint Laurent Autumn/Winter '13 collection and Christina Aguilera went the siren route in formfitting Victoria Beckham. To get all the details on who wore what at last night's party, keep clicking.
A slew of celebrities, politicians, entrepreneurs and media personalities came together at the Lincoln Center in NYC today for the Time 100 Gala. Though not all 100 people who made the magazine’s iconic Most Influential List could attend the event, there was no shortage of big names dressed up to celebrate the night. Justin Timberlake whispered something to his wife Jessica Biel on the red carpet, while Lena Dunham made the rounds during her arrival, linking up with Christina Aguilera and Miguel, and planting a kiss on Claire Danes. A suited-up Frank Ocean, who has been announced as part of the 2013 Splendour in the Grass line-up, brought his mother, Katonya Breaux Riley, as his date, and Olivia Munn attended on the arm of designer Michael Kors. Click through to see more celebrity snaps and zoom in on the beauty looks here.
The 2013 SAG Awards took place at the Shrine Auditorium in LA yesterday, the latest glamorous outing for awards season favourites. Anne Hathaway added another award to her collection when she scooped up the honour for outstanding performance by a female actor in a supporting role. During her speech, Anne started to tear up as she thanked her mother, who is also an actress, for inspiring her and hopefully giving Anne some support on the award ballot. She said, "Thanks mum for voting me, or at least she better have!" Alec Baldwin and Tina Fey both won awards for their final seasons of 30 Rock, with the latter thanking her friend and Golden Globes co-host, Amy Poehler, for giving birth to Lena Dunham. Ben Affleck took home another big win when he and the cast of Argo won outstanding performance from an ensemble in a motion picture.
Other highlights included Jennifer Lawrence winning outstanding performance by a female actor in a leading role for Silver Linings Playbook, marking her first SAG Award win. Dick Van Dyke graciously accepted his lifetime achievement award while thanking all of the actors in the room for taking acting to another level. Claire Danes celebrated her new mum status when she accepted the award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a drama series, telling the audience that it not only takes a village to raise a child but also to put together a TV show. The cast of Downton Abbey took home one of the biggest surprises of the night when they won outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series, beating out Homeland and Mad Men for the win. Click through for more great show highlights and be sure to check out the SAG Awards winners list.
It's official: we've spotted the not-so-basic black dress trend at not one, not two, but three awards shows so far. We first noticed it at the Critics' Choice Awards, then saw it crop up again at the Golden Globes, and now Claire Danes, Anne Hathaway, and Michelle Dockery (just to name a few) are opting for reinvented and reimagined black gowns at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. We're talking about dresses with sexy sheer cut-outs, high-shine embellishments, and strategically-placed ruffles. If there's one thing we can take away, it's that 2013 is the year we may take a second look at our go-to black dress in the back of our closets — it's time for an update.
From red-carpet gowns adorned in embellishments to sexier-than-thou silhouettes and glittering baubles, this awards season's fashions have been nothing short of phenomenal. And lucky for us, things are just getting started. We are breaking down every star-studded arrival from the 2013 SAG Awards to fuel your red carpet cravings. Step inside to get a closer look at every breathtaking style, we promise, you won't be disappointed.