2 posts tagged "Ginnifer Goodwin"
The sea of Givenchy dresses aside, last night’s Met gala was as much about beauty as it was about fashion—which shouldn’t be that much of a surprise; after all, punk’s lasting legacy has done just as much for the advancement of black eyeliner and hair color as it has for studs and safety pins. Miley’s spikes, Madonna’s black bob, and Diane von Furstenberg’s epic curls come to mind as some of the evening’s biggest beauty moments, although there was plenty more to talk about—or text about, as it were; we were engaged in a steady stream of phone commentary with no less than three style-savvy friends at once as the chaos and couture unfolded on the red carpet. Below, we’ve listed a few of our favorite punk trends, reimagined for the red carpet—and in face-off form—because while the Met isn’t an awards show, per se, there’s nothing wrong with a little friendly competition.
The Look: Peroxide Goes Platinum
The Contenders: Anne Hathaway vs. Nicole Richie
Nicole Richie and her hairstylist, Luke Chamberlain, set out to make a color statement on the red carpet via Chamberlain’s silver-white, spray-in streaks, but the night’s mane event belonged to Anne Hathaway, who showed up to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with a brand-new, bright blonde dye job. “I decided to go for a look that [was] glam, edgy, and yet very youthful and fun,” celebrity hairstylist Sascha Breuer explained of the slicked up style she gave Hathaway’s crop, which was freshly bleached courtesy of Marie Robinson.
We tried to pick just one of the looks from last night’s premiere of He’s Just Not That Into You to discuss here this morning, but when you’ve got this much star power on one red carpet, it kind of necessitates a roundup. So, here goes. Please feel free to respond/add your own comments below.
Drew Barrymore: You’re better than those poorly applied false lashes! We do like your bouncy bobbysoxer ponytail though. But that icy pink lip? Not so much.
Jennifer Connelly: What can’t she do right? Not only is she owning that Balmain stunner (emerald is apparently her color), she accessorized it perfectly with a brick red lipstick and an ever so slight hint of sun-kissed glow, courtesy of an apricot blush.
Jennifer Aniston: There’s nothing slight about her sun-kissed glow. Someone needs to lay off the bronzer (hint: it’s Jennifer Aniston).
Ginnifer Goodwin: Salt spray and beach waves. Into it.
Scarlett Johansson: ScarJo, why? For someone who can slip so easily into a well-played blond bouffant, this pin-straight brunette look falls flat.