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August, 2014


Oh Hell No. The Worst of the Emmys 2014 Red Carpet

By On August 30, 2014

So given that I ended up with almost 90 dress, one jumpsuit and at least three skirt and top combos on my list of Emmys looks I wanted to write about, I… Read More


2014 Emmys: Girls, Girls, Girls

By On August 29, 2014

There’s only one time that I can recall Zooey Deschanel turning up for an awards show not looking like the girliest girl at the prom, and it was when she wore an… Read More


Cream of the Crop – Best Dressed at the 2014 Emmys

By On August 28, 2014

That is not a pun, because I’ve already covered the white dresses, but damn, I wish I’d thought of it yesterday! No, these were my favourite dresses looks from this year’s Emmys,… Read More


2014 Emmys: January Jones & the Girls on Fire

By On August 27, 2014

I’m gonna trademark that. It’s an awesome name for a band! So I might have been a tad hasty earlier declaring white to be the colour of the Emmys because in fact… Read More


2014 Emmys: Not So Basic Black

By On August 26, 2014

I never thought I’d see a major awards show with so few black dresses on the red carpet, but white was definitely the new black at this year’s Emmys. I guess that’s… Read More


2014 Emmys: All White, All White, All White!

By On August 26, 2014

Matthew McConaughey may not have taken home an Emmy award last night, but I’m appropriating his catch phrase anyway because the biggest trend on the Emmys red carpet was white, white, white!… Read More


The 2014 MTV Beyoncé Video Music Awards Rundown

By On August 25, 2014

Well. MTV held their annual Video Music Awards last night, and from the moment they announced that they would be honouring Beyoncé with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award there was no… Read More


Fashion Round-up: The (Mostly Awful) Dresses People Wore This Week

By On August 24, 2014

Well this is shaping up to be an interesting few days! After a veritable red carpet drought over the last few months suddenly I have a whole bunch of stuff to be… Read More


Read Before You Watch or Watch Before You Read?

By On August 21, 2014

Hello Dress Down readers! Hollywood has never read a book it didn’t want to adapt, or at least it feels that way! How often do you hear that a book has been… Read More


Red Carpet Run-down: The Good, the Bad and the Bananas at the 2014 Creative Emmys

By On August 19, 2014

Oh Monsieur, with ziss taste of zee Emmys you are really spoiling us! I completely forgot that the Emmys are split into two shows, so on Saturday the countdown really began with… Read More


Weekend Wrap-up: The Week the Whole World was Sad

By On August 17, 2014

I had hoped to take a look at all the fashion from the Teen Choice Awards earlier this week, and I still might, but they happened last Sunday which, in internet time,… Read More


Summer Style Round-up: The Many Looks Worn to & from the Gym by Taylor Swift

By On August 15, 2014

An alternative title for this post might be The Ten Times Taylor Swift Looked Better Going to the Gym Than You Look on a Night Out, and isn’t that depressing? The summer… Read More