Top 10 Metallic Looks: Including Carey Mulligan's Met Ball Glam and Elle Macpherson's Off Duty Style

15 June 2012 by

Carey Mulligan in Prada

Metallic hues are everywhere this season. The Met Ball was awash with some jaw-dropping metallic dresses, but this style can also be appropriated into a daytime wardrobe for a more subtle effect. Check out our favourite looks in this Look Book....

First up is our recent Met Ball style winner, Carey Mulligan. There are no words to describe how amazing she looks in this Prada fish scale dress. From the article:[a href="/fashion/archive/2012/05/08/the-winners-and-losers-from-the-met-ball-gala-2012--carey-mulligan--rihanna--gwy.htm"> Met Ball 2012[/a]

Cara Delevingne in Burberry

Model of the year Cara Delevingne wowed in a teeny tiny metallic Burberry mini dress at the [a target="_blank" href="/fashion/news/model-cara-delevingne-ruled-the-runway-at-london-fashion-week--check-out-her-cat">British Fashion Awards[/a]

Jessica Alba in Michael Kors

Jessica Alba goes for a darker bronze hue which looks amazing with her skin tone. From the article:[a href="/fashion/archive/2012/05/08/the-winners-and-losers-from-the-met-ball-gala-2012--carey-mulligan--rihanna--gwy.htm"> Met Ball 2012[/a]

Karolina Kurkova in Rachel Zoe

Spangly. Figure Hugging. Down right glamourous. Karolina Kurkova works the metallic look to its full effect in this AMAZING dress. [a href="/fashion/archive/2012/05/08/the-winners-and-losers-from-the-met-ball-gala-2012--carey-mulligan--rihanna--gwy.htm">From the article: Met Ball 2012[/a]

Kate Middleton in Jenny Packham

As always, Kate appropriates a trend to fit with her own personal style and nails it. From the article: [a target="_blank" href="/fashion/archive/2011/11/11/kate-middleton-wears-another-jenny-packham-gown.htm">Kate Middleton Looks Stunning in Another Jenny Packham Gown[/a]!

Gwyneth Paltrow in Calvin Klein

Gwynn's metallic gown she wore to the 2011 Oscars was sleek and sophisticated. It's one of our favourite Oscars looks EVER. 

Elle Macpherson

Elle shows off her famous pins in these fabulous metallic jeans. [a target="_blank" href="/fashion/archive/2011/10/21/fashion-fix---metallic-jeans.htm">From the article: Fashion Fix - Metallic Jeans[/a]

Taylor Swift in Dolce & Gabbana

Taylor Swift is a fan of glitz, and we loved her Dolce sequin floor sweeper at the[a target="_blank" href="/fashion/news/the-weekends-10-best-dressed--gwyneth-paltrow--taylor-swift--beyonc----more--high-res-gallery"> American Country Music Awards[/a]. We're not bored of seeing tinsel Taylor just yet...

Jourdan Dunn in Burberry

Burberry girl Jourdan Dunn wore this show-stopping gold strapless Burbs dress to the [a target="_blank" href="/fashion/news/the-weekends-best-dressed--cara-delevingne-and-jourdan-dunn-wow-at-the-evening-standard-theatre-awar">Evening Standard Theatre Awards.[/a]

Tilda Swinton

Quirky Tilda goes for head to toe metallic in a range of different shades. [a target="_blank" href="/fashion/archive/2011/11/18/how-to-get-tilda-swintons-magic-metallic-mix.htm">From the article: Get Tilda Swinton's Metallic Mix[/a]


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