Fashion Review : 01/10/11

New “American Idol” judge Jennifer Lopez showed off her signature curves on New Year’s Eve in a sexy sequined $2,500 Herve Leger bandage dress upon arriving at Love — The Beatles Cirque du Soleil show — at The Mirage in Las Vegas, Nevada. Caramel-colored locks, stacked bracelets, a diamond cocktail ring, and mirrored peep-toes completed her flawless look.

Meanwhile, at Marquee nightclub in Sin City’s swanky new Cosmopolitan hotel, former “City” star Whitney Port arrived for the Jay-Z/Coldplay New Year’s Eve concert in a fashion-forward Jill Stuart frock, statement necklace, and strappy stilettos.

Also spotted sporting a similar shade … Taraji P. Henson (“Hustle & Flow”), who rocked a $215 ruffled Elizabeth and James micro mini and $800 gold Yves St. Laurent sandals.

2010 was the year we wanted everything in Drew Barrymore’s wardrobe, but now it seems 2011 is shaping up to be even better! Barely out of the style spotlight, the actress has stormed into the new year working a fashion-forward zingy orange gown from Jil Sander’s lust-some SS11 collection. And sticking to the rules of colour, Drew let the dress do all the work, with a simple black Hunting Season clutch and loose, fuss-free, dip-dyed locks completing the look.

Lauren Conrad looked appropriately easy and breezy in a draped Quail minidress for Covergirl’s 50th anniversary celebration in West Hollywood. Conrad embodied classic California glam, even as a brunette! The designer accented her soft beige dress with Jimmy Choo gladiators and a stack of diamond bracelets from Dana Rebecca Designs.

LC’s former “Hills” co-star, Whitney Port followed closely behind in a pale blue frock and a smile. Sparkling footwear and a gold clutch completed her pretty look.

Presenter Cat Deeley mingled with Hollywood’s finest at the CoverGirl Anniversary party in LA wearing a stunning black sequinned vintage style gown. She wore her trademark long locks in soft, centre-parted waves.

There’s no stopping Taylor Swift these days when it comes to stunning style! The gorgeous singer posed for pics at the CoverGirl 50th Anniversary celebrations in a show-stopping sequinned black sweetheart Mark & James dress teamed with strappy D&G heels. She added some extra sparkle with Neil Lane jewels and a slick of red lippy for a final flourish. We love it!

For the People’s Choice Awards, Taylor Swift complemented a blush J. Mendel design with strappy nude sandals and coral, diamond and pearl Neil Lane jewelry. Sweet has never looked so sexy. Swift’s ballerina-ready dress seemed to defy gravity with its sultry illusion neckline.

Kim Kardashian went retro for the People’s Choice Awards in a metallic Catherine Malandrino dress, gold Rina Limor necklace, Amrapali studs, a structured Chanel clutch and Christian Louboutin peep-toes.

Twilight mega-star Kristen Stewart was a veritable golden girl at the People’s Choice Awards in a spangly minidress and lusciously-loose locks. K-Stew, who attended the ceremony on the arm of her on-and off-screen beau Robert Pattinson, picked up the coveted award for Favourite Movie Actress. Meanwhile, her latest film, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, was nominated Favourite Drama Movie and Favourite Movie over all. Proof positive that everything this girl touches turns to gold.

Emma Roberts worked a ruffled Dior LBD to perfection at the People’s Choice Awards, which she teamed with a pair of Brian Atwood’s blush satin Maniac pumps. We heart!

Minka Kelly arrived at the People’s Choice Awards in a lace Vivienne Westwood bustier mini accessorized with suede Brian Atwood pumps and Neil Lane diamonds.

Black Swan star Mila Kunis showed off her style prowess at the People’s Choice Awards in a gorgeous olive-hued strapless ruffled dress by J.Mendel. Keeping her look pared-down but very pretty, the actress showed off her silky, luscious locks wearing them in a smooth side-parting.

Selena Gomez’s first of two outfits at the People’s Choice Awards was this delicate frill-shouldered number. Nude is a hot colour for the new season and the blush shade of her dress complemented her dark locks and olive skin perfectly. The teen sensation, who picked up the gong for Favourite Break-Out Artist, later changed into a flowing maxi-dress for her performance of “A Year Without Rain” with her band, The Scene.

Selena Gomez performed at the People’s Choice Awards in a cascading butterfly-print Irina Shabayeva gown, Isharya hoops and strappy metallic platform heels.

Red heels and a Maia N. clutch were colorful additions to Malin Akerman’s pretty pleated J. Mendel sheath and Neil Lane diamonds at the People’s Choice Awards.

Gossip Girl Leighton Meester warmed up for her stunning appearance at the People’s Choice Awards by first hitting the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The gorgeous actress wore a simple but chic Versace Resort 2011 sleeveless dress with cute patterned pocket as she promoted her new movie Country Strong.

Leighton’s muted grey dress and Brian Atwood pumps were given a shot of colour at the People’s Choice Awards thanks to a coral-coloured corsage and matching drop earrings. Make like Leighton and inject your winter wardrobe with a neon accessory or two to get you in the mood for spring.

Leighton launched the Portraits of Hope Art Project in a Missoni graphic print mini and cardigan, suede platform booties and a structured tote.

Selita Ebanks rang in the new year in a fitted celadon mini and sparkling silver accessories.

Selita chose an asymmetric metallic design and black pumps for The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas grand opening.

Emmanuelle Chriqui attended a New Years Eve bash in a sheer beaded Bird by Juicy Couture blouse, skinny Habitual Denim leggings and platform booties. Chriqui made her monochromatic black party-ready. The actress played with texture from her flowing locks down to her suede heels.

Kristin Davis arrived at the grand opening of The Cosmopolitan in a flowing violet Prada dress and nude platform heels.

Emmy Rossum celebrated the grand opening of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in a formfitting blush Julien Macdonald cocktail dress with gold Jimmy Choo sandals, a Misela clutch and Carla Amorim jewelry. What a way to kick off the new year! Rossum looked stunning and sexy in a perfectly tailored fringe design.

Emmy celebrated the grand opening of Marquee at The Cosmopolitan in a modern Bottega Veneta nude dress accessorized with a Swarovski clutch, Coomi rose quartz earrings and strappy Jimmy Choo sandals.

“Dancing With the Stars” contestant Brandy shimmered in a sequined mini, bedazzled peep-toe booties, and a smile at the grand opening of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

Beautiful Blake Lively hit the Las Vegas party scene with fellow fashionista Florence Welch in a pair of killer sequinned leggings and plunging Christian Louboutin booties. The Gossip Girl kept the rest of her outfit subdued to allow the cobalt trousers to really shine. Perfect for Sin City!

At Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve, Jennifer Hudson accentuated her shrinking waistline in a red-hot dress, while fellow diva/Black Eyed Peas frontwoman Fergie stepped forward in a strapless studded mini, which featured a tulle train.

Another fan of brilliant black dresses is former “Firefly” star Summer Glau, who impressed in a textured head-turner and fab cocktail ring at the premiere of NBC’s superhero drama “The Cape.”

Ellen Pompeo suited it up in a sleek black pantsuit and a slicked-back bun at the grand opening of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

Kirsten Dunst stayed classy at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in a collared cream dress and pointy-toe black heels.


Spike TV’s Scream 2010 Awards

“Scream” queen Neve Campbell  — who lives in London and hasn’t been spotted at a star-studded event in years — made a triumphant return to the spotlight in a sparkling mini and strappy heels at Scream 2010, Spike TV’s annual award show which honors the best in horror, sci-fi, and fantasy.

Neve’s heir apparent, Emma Roberts  — who portrays Sidney Prescott’s cousin, Jill, in “Scream 4” — showed off her gorgeous gams in a one-shoulder, lace-adorned mini and sky-high platform peep-toes.

She didn’t strut her stuff on the red carpet, but that didn’t stop Halle Berry from looking like a million bucks on stage in a gold paillette-covered stunner, hoop earrings, and 6-inch heels.

Like Halle, “Twilight” star Kristen Stewart  didn’t walk the arrivals line, which was unfortunate because she looked better than ever upon accepting the Best Fantasy Actress trophy in an asymmetrical mini and patent leather pumps.

Kelly Osbourne — who’s been looking fit and fabulous as of late — derailed her return to the best-dressed list in a mismatched ensemble, heavy makeup, and obvious hair extensions.

In addition to A-listers Halle Berry and Kristen Stewart, Megan Fox  didn’t bother with the red carpet. She did, however, appear at Scream 2010 (in an unflattering peach mess of a dress) to hand out the award for Best Villain.

Newly weds Anna Paquin & Stephen Moyer made for a cute red carpet couple. Anna dressed to impress in a chic yet sophisticated frock, fresh coif, and black platform pumps.

Lucky Blake Lively was the first celeb to sport this greige parachute dress from Lanvin’s spring/summer collection that debuted on the runway just two weeks ago. The Green Lantern star matched the tan leather harness on her dress with killer platform sandals and a smattering of studded jewellery.

Nobody rocks a little black dress like “Vampire Diaries” diva Nina Dobrev, who looked divine in her slinky shift and chain-adorned heels.

The Twilight saga was the talk of the night, swiping six awards and Nikki Reed  looked more than pleased to be there to share in the glory. She was red carpet-ready in a puffball one-shouder mini, finished with a simple up-do and metallic strappy heels.

Kristen Stewart : Welcome To The Screening !

Kristen Stewart (in Valentino and Brian Atwood heels) looks ravishing at The Cinema Society & Everlon Diamond Knot Collection’s screening of Welcome To The Rileys on Monday (October 18) in New York City.

The 20-year-old Twilight actress had to take pole dancing lessons for her role in the movie. “I did two weeks of it. … I did learn how to do it and I got bruises all over my legs. It’s hard, but it actually doesn’t look painful, but it is. It kinda beats you up,” she told ET.

“This is something that any girl can relate to: if you love yourself and you respect yourself, that’s the only way anybody else is going to,” Kristen said of the movie.

Eclipse Midnight : Break Records!!!

EclipseThe Twilight Saga: Eclipse has just been released in record-breaking theaters. And it was first shown to the huge public last Wednesday at exactly 12:01 AM in more than 4,000 theaters and the film made a brand new record, breaking that of another Twilight movie.

Eclipse has first broken the record set by Iron Man 2 last May for having the widest theatrical release in North America. Now, it seems like nothing is going to stop Eclipse from breaking other records. And broke them it did. It has now surpoassed the midnight-release gross of The Twilight Saga: New Moon last November. Just about eight months ago, New Moon broke the crushed the record of Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince; New Moon earned $26.3 million after the midnight screenings in 3,514 theaters, while Harry Potter took home $22.2 million. Then Eclipse came and surpassed the record of New Moon with an estimated $30 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Eclipse then eclipsed the record of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen for being the highest grossing IMAX midnight screening, which was also set last year. Eclipse was shown in 192 IMAX theaters and earned about $30 million, exceeding the second Transformers movie’s $959,000. The third installment of the Twilight series is the first to be shown in IMAX among the movie franchise. The ticket prices in IMAX iare higher compared to those of regular theaters.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse is directed by David Slade, who is best known for making music videos for Tori Amos, Stone Temple Pilots, and Muse. His film credits include Hard Candy and 30 Days of Night. The screenplay is written by Melissa Rosenberg, who was also the scriptwriter of Twilight and New Moon. The Twilight series is based on the popular novel series of American author Stephenie Meyer. The movie stars Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, and Taylor Lautner,