Style Icon: Why We Love Kerry Washington’s Killer Style
Why are we obsessed with Kerry Washington’s style as of late? She’s a master at mixing city edge with playful girly silhouettes (which, by the way, are totally in step with spring’s latest trends). When most celebrities’ red carpet repertoire consists of elegant gowns and over-the-top sequin embellishments, the Django Unchained starlet rules it in a perfectly polished, and not any less elegant, collection of statement dresses that has long been wowing and inspiring us!
Here are some Ms. Washington-inspired outfit ideas and tips on how to pull them off.
Items from left to right: Strapless Dome Pocket Dress ($149, Style # 207315), Leather & Lace Contrast Dress ($311, Style # 204910), Metal Beaded A-Line Dress ($179, Style # 207888), Leather Trim Pleat Skirt Dress ($179, Style # 207907), Leather Peplum Tank ($159, Style # 205777), Elastic Waist Pleated Skirt ($89, Style # 207819), Adriana Snake Print Peep Toe Pump ($149, Style # 209903), Makaela Patent Cap Toe Pump ($149, Style # 209902), Interlocked Stud Earring ($22, Style # 209974), Robertson Pleated Leather Mini Crossbody ($198, Style # 211052)
HOW TO GET HER DAY LOOK>> Two words: fit and flare. Kerry knows that the key to accentuating a waistline and achieving that flirty, girlish look is in a collection of fit and flare dresses. You can never go wrong with finishing an outfit with a nude or black sexy pump. Bonus: it provides an effortless transition into evening.
HOW TO GET HER EVENING LOOK>> Reach for a bold print, always-sexy lace dress, leather or bead embellishments, and let the dress do the talking by keeping it simple with a pair of ornate stud earrings and a pop-bright clutch. Presto! Now go out and work it!
~ by bebe on February 6, 2013.