Jennifer Lopez Dishes on Oscar Glamour

02/19/2009 at 01:35 PM ET

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Jennifer Lopez may not have made it to N.Y.C. Fashion Week but that didn’t stop her from celebrating fashion this week! The diva turned up at the Beverly Hills launch of famed stylist Andrea Lieberman’s A.L.C. line for Barneys New York. With the Oscars just days away, talk inevitably turned to this year’s Academy Awards red carpet. For her part, Lieberman is ambivalent about the impact the economy will have on the Oscar’s glamour. “It’s hard to predict what people will wear,” the tastemaker tells WWD, “but I think the mood right now is a little more effortless. I think people just don’t want to look like they’re trying too hard.” Lopez, however, was adamant that she thinks the Oscars should continue to shine. “I don’t think there’s anything wrong with playing dress up right now,” she tells WWD. “Who wouldn’t want to wear borrowed dresses and borrowed jewelry?” But she is aware of the dilemma many stars find themselves in. “I think you can get criticized if you’re wearing borrowed dresses now because it’s borrowed, and I think you can get criticized for if it’s not because you bought it during the current economy,” she says. “So I say, do what makes you happy and wear what you want, because the only thing that really matters,” she jokes, “is if your mother calls you up the next days and says, ‘What were you wearing?'”


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rockrooky on

The only reason I even read this is because I like her style and wanted to hear what she had to say. Yes, she has been gone in many ways laying a family foundation and having twins, but it is very clear to her many happy fans that she is back.

Jayne on

Why is Jennifer Lopez asked for opinions on this? I can’t figure out why she is even invited to the Academy Awards shows.. I can’t think of one movie she has done that has been nominated for an Academy Award…

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Ella on

Stop hating….I love Jennifer. She looks fabulous for just having twins a year ago and for being almost 40!

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vanessa on

Oh just shut, go home and pretend to raise your kids

cristiano on

She’s the best !!! i love her and she’s #1 !!!

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j ho on

The only good thing about this article is that it wasn’t accompanied by an audio feature so we weren’t subjected to her incredibly annoying voice which I liken to nails on a chalkboard. 99% of the comments posted are correct – she’s not hugely liked, not thought to have much talent and not particularly important when it comes to fashion that is beautiful & classy. With the exception of 1 dress I can think of most of her fashion choices are on the verge of skanky and attention getting. Oh – and that stupid look she usually has on her face when she’s being photographed…What is that? A cross between “I’m so sexy” & “Something smells”.

Jady on

a lot of haters here, please get a life

Jennifer have a lot of talent and also she is beautiful

ENVY¡¡¡

GO jennifer, we love you¡¡¡

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