Celebrity Style Slam: Christina Applegate and Eva Longoria: Who Did It Right According to Michaela Jedinak, UK Stylist!

Michaela Jedinak , UK Stylist, and co-creator of the Celebrity Style Slam gives us her evaluation of style or fashion sense worn by various celebrities at the Golden Globes and other similar celebrity award/style events! Michaela comments regularly on a variety of current celebrities at events or about town and how their style chalks up in her typical “call them as she sees them” manner.
Michaela has covered celebrity styles for LA-Story.com for the Academy Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, Grammys, SAG Awards red carpet reviews and the Gucci/Madonna Party at NYFW!) . Check out her site: www.joyofcolour.com
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Eva Longoria
Oh no!
It is true it is a big colour to wear this season, but it is not a colour for her– especially not in this muted shade. A brighter stronger deeper orange with her hair worn down accessorised with cool colours e.g. blue, white, silver it would have been a hit. Unfortunately , this color is incredibly draining on her and makes her skin look sallow.
The style of the dress for her silhouette is not completely wrong; it is just too much for her petite scale. The metallic silver embellishment around her décolleté line is a great choice since it balances slightly her skin colour around this area.
The draping around her waist is beautifully fitted around her long waist and its style complements her bust and waist. Howver the additional layer with its ruffles around her waist does not flatter her. The dress without this additional layer would have been perfect on her. The layer and the skirt of the dress are kept in the same colour it is too much for her petite frame and height. It makes her look squashed and cramped. If the shape of the dress would have continued without its pleats and ruffles, the dress would have had an entirely different look.


The clutch bag is wrong in colour but right in size. The killer element for this look is her hairstyle. She is a beautiful and fun -loving person. This hairstyle not only ages her but gives it a kind of cheap look to ensemble. Combined with the colour that drains the life out of her, she creates all the wrong attention.
Overall Rating: 3*** Three Stars

Christina Applegate
If there would have been a winner for best dress & look I would give the award to her.
The colour of the dress is picture perfect for her colouring, very fashionable and a beautiful choice for a new year.
The one shoulder style is perfectly fitted on her shoulder: not too dramatic or too close to her neck. It doesn’t add volume to her long but wider neck. The loose asymmetric style of her top creates nice feminine curves at all the right places like shoulders, arms, bust waist and hips. Her top half finishes beautifully on her hips and divides the top half from the lower half of the dress in perfect proportion. It is loosely fitted in her thigh area but goes out slightly in her leg line to provide not only a relaxed feel about the dress, but also comfort when walking in it. The outgoing train balances beautifully her highlighted shoulder detail on her broader shoulder.
The contrasting clutch bag is another detail that balances her top half with her lower half and provides as well a nice silhouette towards her slender hips. Her necklace is the key accessory that pulls the whole look together and gives it its unique look and feel. Christina’s soft pulled back hairstyle complements this effortless style and by wearing a bright red lipstick she adds the glam to her look that reflects the event and nigh. All in all is a super feminine sexy sophisticated look of a woman who knows how to bring the X-factor to her look.
Overall Rating: 5***** Five Stars
Michaela Jedinak is the founder of JOY OF COLOUR, The Colour and Style Consultancy. She work as a stylist and personal shopper in London and internationally. Michaela offeres one on one consultations and is now providing online and interactive services for those who live far away or don’t have the time to come in for personal consults. http://www.joyofcolour.com/service_overview.html works with women and men at all age groups.
Check out Michaela’s commentaries here on LA-Story.com– she’s spot on when it comes to the pluses and minuses of an outfit.
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