Celebrities like Fergie, Selena Gomez and Beyoncé love Catherine Deane! The London designer started her label in 2005, and her styles have been popping up on the red carpet ever since. “I think the dresses get attention because they are feminine and demure with a sexy little twist,” Deane told InStyle.com. “As a brand we are still fairly undiscovered, yet these amazing women with all of these options available to them are choosing to wear our product.” Click through the gallery to see who else loves Catherine Deane!
Lauren Conrad (in Paper Crown) and BFF Lo Bosworth were pretty in pink frocks when they attended the Dinosaur Ball in Los Angeles. “Go to the L.A. Natural History Museum to see the new T. Rex!” Lo tweeted post-party. Click through the gallery to see Emma Watson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Katie Holmes and more stars at yesterday’s hottest parties!
Center parts, brushed-out curls, teased updos, head scarves—the disco decade’s iconic looks are back. This time around they’re so big, bold and glamorous, they’ve gone straight to everyone’s head. C’est chic! Click through to see some of our favorite ’70s styles, from retro to runway to red carpet.
Charlene Wittstock has been Her Serene Highness The Princess of Monaco for just 12 days now, and she’s already showcasing her royal style. Just last week, the former Olympic swimmer chose a floor-length black dress with geometric beadwork for the occasion for a wedding reception in her native South Africa (right). This is just one Wittstock’s fashion moments as of late! See more of her royal looks in the gallery.
Stylists and denim designers Emily Current and Meritt Elliott have teamed up with Kate Spade to launch a handbag collection! The line, titled Westward, was inspired by a cross-country road trip, and includes everything from sequined duffels to office-ready laptop bags ranging in price from $245 to $1,295. “As stylists, designers and women on the move, we’ve identified the essential elements, in look and function, that we both need and love in our bags.” Current and Elliott told us. Westward hits Kate Spade stores and Bloomingdale’s in August, but you can preview the entire collection in the gallery!
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Earlier this month, American Idol alum Pia Toscano announced that she inked a deal with Interscope Records, and now her first single is here! “This Time” (streaming at RyanSeacrest.com) is about bouncing back from a bad breakup, and the song showcases Toscano’s impressive pipes. Toscano is currently touring with this summer’s American Idol Live! tour, and sang the song live this week. What a bounce back from getting voted off the show in April! For more Pia, check out her latest red carpet snapshots in the gallery.
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1. Mila Kunis is going to the Marine ball! She agreed to a sergeant’s YouTube date request. [HuffPo]
2. Jessica Simpson’s got an orange Birkin bag from fiance Eric Johnson for her 31st birthday. [People]
3. Horse-and-carriage rentals have increased 200% since the Royal Wedding. [Fashionista]
4. Santigold rocks out in a video for Alexander Wang’s Fall T Campaign. [The Cut]
5. Would you walk down the aisle in shoes from the TOMS Wedding Collection? [Refinery29]
6. Stewart Parvin will design the dress for Zara Phillips’ July 30th royal nuptials. [DailyMail]