StyleWatch Style News Now

Style News Now

Red Carpet Trend Report: What's Sizzling and What's Fizzling

07/12/2012 at 06:00 PM ET

Red Carpet Trend ReportTammie Arroyo/AFF-USA; Benaroch/Sipa; Michael N. Todaro/FilmMagic

It’s that time of the week again to rehash what we’re loving — and not loving — on the red carpet. Some stars tried brightly colored dresses, some donned sexy shoes, and most every celebrity brought her fashion A game this week (for the most part). So let’s break down what’s hot — and what’s not:

Up: Citrus orange dresses: If you haven’t heard, orange is the color of the summer. Freida Pinto was electric in the popular hue in a Raoul shift dress and beige Roger Vivier heels. Other starlets who recently went to the bright side? Victoria Beckham, Demi Lovato and Jennifer Lawrence.

Up: Delicate ankle-strap kicks: Apparently, Kim Kardashian knows how to to add sex appeal to any outfit. Kanye West‘s lady adds a sultry touch to her high-fashion frock thanks to her strappy illusion pumps.

Down: Day bags for night: We understand the need for a large purse — a girl has a lot of junk to carry around — but there’s no excuse to carry such a big sack on the red carpet, like Kelly Rutherford did. A chic clutch or chain-link cross-body bag surely is big enough to fit the essentials.

To study up on the other trends we’re loving, take a look back at our thoughts on hair accessories, sheer panels and plunging necklines.

–Jennifer Cress

GET ALL THE LATEST RED CARPET NEWS HERE

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

On Newsstands Now

Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Chelsea Clinton is Pregnant!
  • Exclusive Royal Tour Diary

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

Advertisement

Add A Comment

Got something to add to this post? Fill out the fields below to make a comment, ask a question or share a tip. We'd love to hear from you.

Note: If this is your first time commenting on Style News Now, your comment will need to be approved by our moderator before it will appear. Thanks for your patience, and check back again soon.

Showing 0 comments

Advertisement


StyleWatch Concierge
 

From Our Partners

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters