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EXCLUSIVE: Mariah Carey Reveals Her Fan-Designed Frock!

05/20/2009 at 06:11 PM ET

Rachel McKintosh

Last fall, we asked if you had the talent to design for superstar Mariah Carey in an online contest celebrating her newest fragrance, Luscious Pink. Fans vied to win the honor of dressing the pop diva by submitting original sketches of looks that ranged from short and sexy to classically elegant. And now Mariah is giving PEOPLE.com the exclusive first look at Mariah stepping out in the winning dress. Created by 20-year-old Julian Contreras from San Jose, the pink concoction balances the star’s love of body-conscious silhouettes with luxe red carpet glamour. And while Mimi had originally planned to wear the look as part of an upcoming tour, she loved the chic style so much that she skipped the stage and wore it for a romantic dinner with husband Nick Cannon. Starting today, Mariah is auctioning off one of three copies of the dress in existence on eBay, with all proceeds benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Bids start at $500, with the winner being determined May 30th. Click here to make it yours!

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Ewe on

Mimi looks AMAZING in dat dress:)

Tomer on

Mariah you’re looking INCREDIBLE!!!!!!
can’t wait to hear your new album “Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel” soooooo excited!!!!
LOVE U MCC:)

Honeybeen on

WOW.. mimi look like a ?Teen? within.. haha.. nice colour! Good job! Lym.

just cuz on

I would like it 1,000 times better if it covered her boobs a bit more (come on, old news “Mimi”). But other than that, it’s really pretty and flattering.

sanniangel on

looks better on paper!

natasha on

The gown highlights mariah’s well known curves beautifully

Zeta on

The dress is better on paper than on her.

tell.it.like.it.is on

The gown highlights what money can buy.

Sylvia on

Personally I would have liked it in a lilac color.
tell.it.like.it.is,that’s hillarious. Nick should have dressed in fluorescent yellow. :-)

Kalyn Turton on

Hey, you used to write wonderful, but the last several posts have been kinda boring¡K I miss your tremendous writings. Past few posts are just a bit out of track! come on!

 

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