Would You Wear It? (SUMMER 2006)
See the stars’ latest fashion risks – then vote on whether you’d try the look, too
Mary-Kate Olsen makes like Pocahontas in a braided headband for a twin powwow in New York City.
Uma Thurman spreads her wings in a turquoise-and-gold Fred Leighton necklace at her New York premiere.
Kate Moss looks to be heading into the eye of a storm on her way to a picnic at a London park in this psychedelic swirl-patterned dress.
In London, Mischa Barton lets all the skeletons out of her closet in an Alexander McQueen cardigan.
Kate Bosworth cuts loose in a tasseled baby-doll smock top in New York City.
Cate Blanchett goes for hostess with the most moxie in a quilted taupe leather skirt at a London fête
Dog lover Nicole Richie goes cat fancy in leopard-print heels at a Beverly Hills event.
MISCHA’S SAILOR SUIT
Ahoy, matey! Mischa Barton hops aboard the Good Ship Lollipop in Malibu.
Paris Hilton gives a burgeoning trend a hand, wearing both the white (left, in Los Angeles) and black (in London) version of the “half-glove.”
In Manhattan, Sienna Miller dresses wishfully for a far more tropical island getaway.
Is it a jacket or a shirt? Samaire Armstrong’s lace-accented zip-up Odiessa top pulls double duty at a Los Angeles luncheon.
KATE’S ANKLE BOOTS
These boots were made for gawking: Kate Moss (in London) kicks it in orange Marc Jacobs heels.
Helena Bonham Carter gives new meaning to a “doo-rag,” twisting her tresses with cloth ties in London.
Trust Rachel Bilson and Kate Moss to find the shortcut to great style: Rolled-up shorts are as comfortable as they are chic.
Come on, show a little ankle. Or if you aren’t as confident about your calves as Mischa Barton (left), follow Gwyneth Paltrow or Sienna Miller’s example and cover up your legs. All the style impact, none of the exposure!
Sandra Bullock, Amerie and Jennifer Lopez are all taking their fashion cues from the Far East with these universally flattering, full-sleeved dresses.
Afraid to go all the way with skinny jeans? Follow Beyoncé, Naomi Watts and Lindsay Lohan’s lead and ease in with knee-length denim shorts.
Leopard Print Shoes
Nicole Richie, Beyoncé, and Christina Aguilera feed their animal instincts by pairing these spotted heels with mini black dresses.
Kate Bosworth and Sarah Jessica Parker have been adding “a rock ‘n’ roll vibe to summery pieces” by layering dresses and flowing tops with the retro pants.
Tartan sheds its sweet schoolgirl image with lean and mean shapes, as shown by Jennifer Aniston, Hilary Duff, and Tori Spelling.