Monday, December 12, 2011

get the look: TYRA BANKS EMILY BLUNT MAXI DRESSES

"Maxi"mize your holidays with a fabulous maxi dress!  These comfortable and stylish pieces are so elegant and easy to dress up for the upcoming party season...


Tyra Banks looked stunning in a dark purple maxi dress.  She accessoried with chunky earrings and a cuff bracelet. 

You can put together this look for less with the following items:
- Ribbon Party Maxi Dress by Gadogado - $170 Retail / $38 Sale
- Black Bead Stretch Bracelet by Rich in Friendship - Retail $89 / Sale $16
- Cleopatra Earrings by Rich in Friendship - Retail $53 / Sale $13



Emily Blunt brightened up the red carpet with a fuchsia maxi dress.  She accessorized with a stunning choker and a small clutch.

You can put together a similar look with these options:
- Serena Silk Maxi Dress by Gadogado - Retail $198 / Sale $43
- Rhinestone Choker by Rich in Friendship - Retail $76 / Sale $19
- Mark Clutch by Lesa Wallace - $185



Kirsten Dunst kept it simple and elegant with a sleek black collar neck halter dress.  You can get a similar style right now on Badjoan.com with the Marlene Maxi Dress by Tt CollectionThis dress normally retails for $432 but is on sale right now for $129!

GTBB,
Bad Joan

58 comments:

Aurelia (A Pretty Life) said...

These stylish inspirations are so gorgeous. I love especially purple dress, and Tyra Banks is sooo pretty.
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Vanessa said...

love the kirsten dunst dress soooo much, she looks simply pretty!!!
Vanessa

Heather said...

Never thought twice about the maxi for evening wear - but I love this! Comfort + glam is a perfect combo!

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Paislea Elyse said...

i typically don't like kirsten dunst, but that dress looks wonderful on her!!

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beckaboots said...

I love Kirsten's dress- it looks elegant and wintery cozy at the same time. So pretty. You can't go wrong with black.

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Fashion.MakeUp.LifeStyle said...

Oh my goodness they're all so gorgeous. Thx for the alternatives doll.


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Style Dilettante said...

I adore the Kirsten version!! Gorge...

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ATACADAS said...

Thanks so much for the low cost version!!
Nice job!!
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Closet Fashionista said...

SO gorgeous! Love all three of them :)
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Kavery said...

Love the purple one the most as the colour is heavenly

Alena: Oh, It's Just Perfect! said...

All three of those maxi dresses are gorgeous!!! The black one is so chic and I love the neckline.

Elle Sees said...

you nailed it with these dresses! i wanna wear that purple one everywhere, even doing the dishes.
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Shannon said...

Emily Blunt looks stunning!!! But, I really love all the dresses.

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Sara Soda said...

I love that pink strapless dress the best! It's so cute and simple but so classy. And of course, who doesn't love Emily Blunt? She's married to Jim Halpert! Lucky lady.

martinealison said...

Cette toute dernière portée par Kirsten Dunst est vraiment très jolie et a beaucoup de classe... Gros bisous

Bravoe Runway said...

The Marlene Maxi dress is gorgeous...and what a fantastic price!

Petra said...

My favourite by far: Kirsten Dunst! Thanks for sharing your picks!

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Beautiful dresses! I love Emily's! Thank you for visiting my blog! Would you like to exchange links with me?

Unknown said...

I LOVE Emily Blunt! She's so classy!

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Adele said...

All gorgeous xoxo
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Noémie said...

Great post! Love the dresses!
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Mimi said...

ooooh, i loved all three dresses (well, 6 really, cuz i loved the ones you picked out too!). ;)

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Aida said...

Love them, especially Kirsten Dunst's!!

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BROKEN.WHIMSY said...

Absolutely agree hun. The maxi dress totally elongates the form and is incredibly flattering on most body shapes =) the cheeky deep cut on Kirsten is really flattering on her ^_^

Eeli

Summer-Raye said...

YAY thanks for this, such pretty pieces

Alba said...

Thank you for visiting :)

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Vivid Virginia said...

Kirsten Dunst's dress is really amazing. Great post. You're also awesome :)



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Amanda said...

I want all of these looks! Is that bad? I especially love that pink maxi dress!

Melissa Tchieu said...

I wud go for something classic and minimalistic..n that will be Ms Kirsten's dress.. LOVE IT. :)

Ms. Givens said...

Love everything about the black one!

Ale e Elis said...

They are all beautiful! The first one is marvelous!!!!

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islay said...

thankyou for commenting on my post! I love the last black dress, it's so nice! xxxx

Mandy@OrangeAutumn said...

Gorgeous picks!! I love the third one, so pretty and classic!

Kate said...

Most liked the black dress.
great post!
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amy b.s. said...

i love that purple dress you picked out!

inês said...

thanks ♥
great post!

Sam {fitnessfoodandfaith.blogspot.com} said...

now to just have the bodies that go with the dresses!!

Punctuation Mark said...

i love Emily... she can do not wrong in my opinion!

Jessica said...

Thanks for your comment, cute post! The black dress is great :)

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FRANKIE HEARTS FASHION said...

the black dress with the collar is just stunning! xo

Jennifer Fabulous said...

Oh wow all these women look STUNNING! I'm not sure I could pull off the same look as splendidly though. Sigh. :)

Kat said...

ahh i love tyras dress!! purple ftw! :)

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Loveforfood said...

These stylish, i love the purpe dress.

Bonnie said...

Tyra and Emily Blunt both look gorgeous. Tyra really can work the smize, can't she??

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Saphira Thenalia said...

all that dress...AMAZING!!
always wonderful ;)
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Wonder Woman said...

Love these dresses. So pretty!

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pia said...

thanks for you comment !
all great dresses!

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Mery said...

Hello, Happy day...
I love those looks is beautiful.
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M.E said...

Love this post!


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Carolyn´s Photography said...

Love the Kirsten Dunst black dress!!!


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Agora tô pronta said...

beautiful Dress!

whitney said...

All these dresses are so gorgeous! Love the Tyra Banks one especially!

Lily said...

1. i love the name of your blog.
2. emily blunt can do no wrong!

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skippysays said...

I love the color of Tyra's dress!
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SassyUptownChic said...

Loving that purple and fuschia dress! How gorgeous is Tyra!!! She looks great. Love that purple maxi dress by Gadogado! :D
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Aubrey {All Things Bright and Beautiful} said...

LOVE these! I actually prefer the Bad Joan version in the last one, it's gorgeous with that detailed collar!

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InteriorGroupie said...

Wow, loving that dress!