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Paging Cher Horowitz: Wearing Knee Socks with Heels Is Making a Comeback

Apr/24/2014 at 03:07 PM ET

knee high socks and heelsGetty; Splash News Online; AKM-GSI

It’s no surprise to anyone that ’90s fashion is back in a big way. Between the overalls, the waist-tied shirts and the floral sundresses, we’re definitely in the middle of a Britney Spears-on-TRL level resurgence of that decade’s style. And while we aren’t quite at butterfly clips yet, it can’t be too far off — because some big-name stars are ripping out a page from the Cher Horowitz playbook and pairing their knee-highs with heels.
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Royal Tour Style Recap: This Might Be Kate's Chicest Two-Outfit Day Ever!

Apr/24/2014 at 09:42 AM ET

Kate Middleton AustraliaREX USA; Landov

The Royal Tour may be winding down, but Duchess Catherine still has a few new ensembles left in her suitcase. On Thursday, Kate proved she had a green thumb and a penchant for wearing the hue — one of Australia’s national colors — at a tree planting in the capital city of Canberra. Read More

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Lupita Nyong'o Is the World's Most Beautiful Woman of 2014 - Go Behind the Scenes of Her Shoot

Apr/23/2014 at 09:05 AM ET

Lupita Nyong'o World's Most BeautifulCourtesy Brenna Britton/@brennabpeople

The PEOPLE StyleWatch team couldn’t be happier about this year’s Most Beautiful Woman choice. After all, we’ve been writing love notes to Lupita Nyong’o since she came on the scene last fall. She looks amazing in anything she wears (her arms inspire us to do pushups), she looks fabulous in any kind of makeup and she’s got a genuine joy and enthusiasm that makes her absolutely radiant.

Lupita Nyong'o World's Most BeautifulCourtesy Brenna Britton/@brennabpeople

So since we feel like we kinda called her big win (work with us here), we got to go behind the scenes of her stunning photoshoot. We got to see the dozens of dresses, jewels and shoes she tried on for a few killer shots for the magazine. She wore everything from a Michael Kors gray turtleneck sweater and Marchesa shorts to a Cartier vintage emerald necklace — as you can see, she had no shortage of jaw-dropping designer styles to try. The actress posed for photographer Alexi Lubomirski at N.Y.C.’s Plaza Hotel, with her hair done by Ted Gibson, makeup by Nick Barose, manicure by Casey Herman and styling by Katie Mossman.

Lupita Nyong'o World's Most BeautifulCourtesy Brenna Britton/@brennabpeople

One of her winning outfits? A yellow-gold Zac Posen gown (top), worn with H.Stern and Pomellato jewels. For even more from the star (including a look at everything she wore!) pick up this week’s Most Beautiful issue, full of gorgeous photos and tons of inside scoop on the most remarkable people in (and out of) Hollywood. And tell us: What do you think of the pick? How gorgeous are these photos?

RELATED: See even more jaw-dropping behind-the-scenes photos from Lupita’s shoot here!

Coco Rocha's BaubleBar Collection: 'I Don't Think Fashionable Jewelry Should Cost as Much as a Down Payment on a House!'

Apr/22/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

Coco Rocha is one of the biggest models in the world for a reason: She knows how to wear the heck out of clothes. And all that time spent in front of the camera and on the runway has taught her a thing or two about what she loves and what works for women. Now she’s putting those lessons to work with a very chic (and very statement-making) collection for editor-loved, affordable jewelry line BaubleBar — and chatting with PEOPLE about favorite pieces, inspiration and more.

Coco Rocha BaubleBarCourtesy BaubleBar

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Miranda Lambert on Her Shoe Line: I Decided to Design Boots Because I Couldn't Find a Pair I Loved

Apr/21/2014 at 05:29 PM ET

Miranda Lambert boots lineCourtesy Miranda Lambert(2); Courtesy Footwear News(3)

Miranda Lambert is the queen of cool country style — she’s got that blend of girlie, tough, flirty and fierce down to an art. So she’s building on that cred by expanding her fashion focus, first founding two Pink Pistol boutiques in Oklahoma and Texas, and now with her own footwear line, which just released its first spring collection.
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5 Ways to Look 'Boston Strong' at the Marathon (or at Home!) This Year

Apr/21/2014 at 10:30 AM ET

With the Boston Marathon well underway, spirits are high not only in Beantown but across the nation. And while last year’s tragedy remains fresh in everyone’s minds, runners and supporters alike seem to want to focus instead on honoring the Marathon and celebrating the city –- maintaining the energetic pride for which Bostonians are so well known.

To help the whole country cheer for Boston, several athletic brands have even designed themed apparel that gives back to the city and the runners. Here are some of our favorite ways you can look #BostonStrong whether you’re sprinting down Boylston or supporting from the sidelines.

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Hayden Panettiere's Festival Dressing MO: 'Face Paint Helps Me Get Through Large Crowds'

Apr/21/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

Hayden PanettiereEugene Gologursky/Getty

If you have Coachella FOMO, you’re not alone. Hayden Panettiere wasn’t able to attend this year’s festival, but she was happy to talk about what she’d wear if she was there (and reminisce about some of her rowdy desert-hopping, crowd surfing days).

“I would find something really wacky. It’ s a free-for-all, and I love it,” she told PEOPLE at a recent event for her latest Neutrogena campaign. “I love to be very hippie-boho — feathers and Woodstock-y. Sometimes I’ll do face paint at music festivals, which helps me in a lot of ways getting through large crowds. I remember one year — I think it was actually Bonnaroo — we got this really cheap face paint and nothing else. I painted this multicolored butterfly on one side of my face and with mascara, I took a brush and made her body the head along my nose and the body came down across my face with antennas above my eyebrows. So one side of my face was a butterfly and it came out so good. And a headband and fringe and chopped up t-shirts. Basically, whatever you want.”

RELATED PHOTOS: The Coachella style awards (from eyebrow art to dudes in revealing tanks)

And while the Nashville star doesn’t knock crop tops, she said she’s not the type to wear them out in situation where lots of photos may be snapped.

“I like crop tops, but I like crop tops with high-waisted skinny jeans or shorts,” she shared. “Unless you have a really flat stomach … I do not feel like putting that much thought into sucking it in. I cannot be bothered. There are some people that have no fat on their stomach that can get away with it — any way they bend, it’s fine. But the last thing I want is to be bending over and have somebody take a picture and then they’re like, ‘Hayden gains a roll! Hayden rolls at Coachella!’ That could be the headline.”

We love that the bride-to-be can poke fun of herself, but trust us, we’ve seen her in person, and there aren’t any rolls happening. What do you think of her festival dressing tips? What would you wear to a music festival like Coachella? Share your thoughts below.

–Brittany Talarico

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