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While attending the 2021 Met Gala, celebrating "In America: A Lexicon Of Fashion", co-chair and singer Billie Eilish paid homage to Marilyn Monroe's tulle dress at the 1951 Oscars in a billowing, peach Oscar de la Renta gown. This look marked a moment in the young star's evolving style, which was echoed with her stunning June 2021 Vogue cover.
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A trailblazer for men's fashion this year, Harry Styles celebrated his first Grammy Award win in one of his most standout looks -- a green feather boa and a custom leather suit by Gucci - for the 2021 Grammy Awards. The playful accessory, presumably chosen by his stylist Harry Lambert, was carried on throughout the night, as the singer sported three different boas. And, in turn, the search for "feather boas" online saw a massive spike following the show.
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It is no secret that Zendaya -- with the help of her longtime stylist Law Roach -- has become a fashion icon over the years, which was solidified after she became the youngest person to win the CFDA's Fashion Icon Award this year. In one of our favourite looks thus far, the actress donned a custom Balmain gown. From the high slit to the ruched detailing at the waist and the overall "wet" look, it was the perfect choice for the "Dune" premiere at the Venice Film Festival.
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Lady Gaga continued to push boundaries in fashion this year, pulling out all the stops for her "House Of Gucci" press tour. While stepping out for the premiere in London, Gaga had a moment in a dramatic purple dress by -- of course -- Gucci, which she matched with fishnet stockings and sky-high platform boots. The pleated cape shoulders also made for the perfect photo op.
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The Queen of the naked dress, Kendall Jenner had jaws dropping in a sheer, nude dress with crystal trimmings by Givenchy for the 2021 Met Gala. Designed by Matthew Williams, the delicate gown was created after a look that the late actress Audrey Hepburn wore in the 1964 film "My Fair Lady" and as Jenner reminisced to 'Vogue', Hepburn wore designs by Givenchy in almost all of her movies.
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62,000 sequins, 3,900 crystals, and 140 hours! Oscar winner Regina King ignited a conversation on the red carpet at the 2021 Academy Awards in a silver-blue Louis Vuitton creation with intricate detailing, designed by Louis Vuitton’s creative director, Nicolas Ghesquière, in collaboration with King's stylists, Wayman Bannerman and Micah McDonald. This gown reaffirmed King's status as a best-dressed star during the 2021 awards season.
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Bella Hadid had quite the couture moment at the "Tre Piani (Three Floors)" screening during the 74th annual Cannes Film Festival. All eyes were on the model in this avant-garde gown from the Schiaparelli Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2021/22 collection, which featured a chest cut-out and a gold, crystal-adorned necklace in the shape of the bronchi passageway of the lungs.
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There was no missing Cardi B at Paris Fashion Week this year! In one of her show-stopping looks for the "Thierry Mugler : Couturissime" photocall, the rapper commanded attention in an archival look from Mugler's Fall 1995 Haute Couture collection, which featured a plunging red, crystal bodice and a massive feather-trim coat.
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Anya Taylor-Joy had a vintage Barbie-inspired moment in a Dior Haute Couture pink satin dress with a matching beret and Tiffany & Co. jewelry, styled by Law Roach, at the premiere of "Last Night In Soho" during the 78th Venice International Film Festival. Since solidifying her status in Hollywood with "The Queen's Gambit", the actress has continued to stay true to her whimsical '60s style.
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If anyone stole the show at this year's Fashion Awards in London, it was Gabrielle Union. The actress swept over the red carpet in a neon green Valentino Haute Couture look with a chiffon cape, chosen by her stylist Thomas Christos Kikis. Union completed the look with sculptural hair, which lent itself for the "go big or go home" moment.
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A leader in men's fashion, Timothée Chalamet pushed the envelope in a mushroom-adorned Stella McCartney suit and matching shirt from the Spring 2022 collection for the "Dune" photocall in London. The actor completed the look with crisp, white Chelsea boots -- and we would expect nothing less from his standout fashion sense.
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All eyes were on Dakota Johnson at the premiere of "The Lost Daughter" during the 78th Venice International Film Festival. The actress amazed in a sheer dress by Gucci, adorned with teardrop crystals, silver chainmail fringe and finished off with unique padded shoulders.
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Kate Hudson pushed boundaries in one of her most daring looks yet for the Celebration of Women in Cinema Gala hosted by The Red Sea Film Festival during the Venice International Film Festival. Hudson oozed confidence in a barely-there black dress with intricate cutouts and a mega-high slit by Lebanese designer Eli Mizrahi for his label Monot.
Lil Nas X
Lil Nas X has continued to ignite sparks with his fashion choices over the past year and that feeling was highlighted with this electric yellow Gucci suit with feather trimming in a dusty rose shade during Gucci's LACMA Art + Film Gala in Los Angeles. While the "Montero" singer has become known for his more outlandish style, it was refreshing to see him opt for a more refined look, which still featured some much-desired flair.
Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck
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Everyone was holding their breath for the moment Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck made their red carpet debut as a couple once again -- and, of course, it was also all about the fashion. Shedding the baggy clothing of the early 2000s, Bennifer 2.0 looked shiny and new, with Lopez in a white, figure-hugging couture gown by Georges Hobeika and Affleck in a well-fitted, black tuxedo for "The Last Duel" premiere in Venice.
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2021 was a big year for Dua Lipa in fashion, as the pop star walked her first runway show for Versace's Spring/Summer 2022 collection during Milan Fashion Week. The "Levitating" singer started the year on a strong note, stepping out with six nominations at the 2021 Grammy Awards in a one-of-a-kind Versace gown made of crystal mesh and featuring a Swarovski butterfly. Versace said the twinkling look was, in fact, made to resemble the Aurora Borealis.
Megan Fox, Machine Gun Kelly
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This year, Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly gave couple's fashion an entirely new meaning. From coordinating colours to literally attaching their nails together by a chain, this couple has not stopped bringing the wow-factor to their matching style since they started dating in the spring of last year. For one of our favourite looks, Fox donned a Barbie pink Mach & Mach jumpsuit, while MGK sported a white suit with complementing pink details -- down to his striped socks and a butterfly on his lapel -- at the iHeartRadio Music Awards.
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Kristen Stewart adopted a more glamourous sense of style this year, while diving into her "Spencer" press tour. A Chanel brand ambassador since 2013, the actress attended the London premiere of the film in a strapless, figure-hugging Chanel dress with intricate beading. And Stewart gave the regal, Parisian look some edgy flare, finishing it off with a wavy, golden-yellow bob and metallic eye shadow.
Hailey Bieber, Justin Bieber
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Hailey and Justin Bieber have continued to serve up effortlessly cool couple's style -- and this year was no exception! In an understated look for the “Freedom Art Experience” gallery in Los Angeles, Hailey went glam in a velvet gown courtesy of Alessandra Rich, which featured a dipped neckline and sheer, lace slits. Justin complimented his wife's style in a classic, black tuxedo.
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Jennifer Lawrence made a major return to the red carpet this year in a sparkling gold Dior gown from Maria Grazia Chiuri's Spring 2022 collection for the "Don't Look Up" premiere in New York City. Chosen by her stylist Kate Young, the gown, which featured delicate embroidery and a pleated, floor-length cape, was the perfect option, as the actress is currently expecting her first child with her husband Cooke Maroney.
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2021 was certainly the year of Adele, as the singer made a major comeback with the release of her highly-anticipated '30' album -- and Adele definitely did not hold back with her fashion. Performing for a star-studded audience during her "Adele: One Night Only" special, which aired on Global, the "Easy On Me" singer amazed in a custom look by Schiaparelli, which she paired with custom Saturn pendant earrings from the Italian fashion house.