Look of The Day:Kerry Washington

We love a star in stripes, especially when the stripes in question are as cute as the red ones on the actress’s pink Dior dress, worn with rosy lips and beige pumps to the HFPA luncheon in Beverly Hills.

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Belle Curve: Optical Illusion Dresses

Need a little help getting slim? Want to lose inches without even trying? Well look no further. Designers are applying the optical illusion technique on dresses to make us look slimmer at the pull of a zipper. The most renowned designer in this technique is none other than Stella McCartney.

Numerous stars like Kate Moss, Rosie Huntinton-Whiteley, Liv Tyler, Gloria Estefan (aka a LOT of stars) have all splurged on Stella’s cult style too.

 Talk about hot! Kate Winslet wows in an “optical illusion” dress by Stella McCartney not only once, but twice.

Here are additional stars rocking the optical illusion dresses.

Vince Herbert and Tamar Braxton Cover Jet Magazine

Vince and his “.com” wife Tamar Braxton of Braxton Family Values are on the cover of the latest issue of Jet Magazine. The “odd” couple looks trendy.com on the cover and discuss their friendship,her attitude, his money and marriage with the readers.

Here are a few excerpts

About their relationship, Vince says;

“We have fun, which is what a relationship is all about.  Tamar is the greatest. Like, we’d just drive to Disneyland, then go to the movies and fall asleep. Because we are friends and you can’t stress that enough in a relationship.  We have our arguments and disagreements, but that’s life.”

But how does quiet Vince deal with Tamar’s over-the-top-attitude? She says;

“He’s my husband, and I don’t talk to him the way I’d talk to a girlfriend.”

And though he is very private, Vincent revealed that he started writing songs at the age of 13 and he strongly believes in marriage because his parents were together for 25 years (both are now deceased).

“My parents were together for 25 years. I even remember their last anniversary. That’s how much I paid attention. He rented a limousine, made a reservation and they went to this hall in West Orange, NJ. He died of a broken heart. He adored my mom.”

And Vincent surely adores Tamar and snaps at folks claiming she’s a golddigger.  “I love my wife. This girl is so far from being a gold digger. I wouldn’t be with someone like that for nine years.

Tamar says: “When I met Vince I had my own house. I had my own car. I was independent.”

I love me some Tamar……….no homo 🙂

Who Rocked It?

Keeping it simple and sleek on her book tour, the Weight Watchers spokeswoman stops by an N.Y.C. store in a figure-hugging YSL black sheath, David Yurman hoops and YSL cap-toe platform pumps.

Brandy was also she was spotted leaving the Wendy Williams Show decked out in a tweed short set that she paired with YSL Tribtoo Cap Toe Pumps.

Beyonce and Leighton in Michael Kors

Mrs. Carter and Leighton Meester both rocked a black chiffon jersey dress with a leather cut-out bodice by Michael Kors.

Leighton was spotted in the dress while attending her “The Roommate” LA Premiere earlier this year, while mom-to-be Mrs. Carter rocked it to the Tory Burch Madison Avenue Flagship Opening in New York. Bey added Lorraine Schwartz earrings and an Alexander McQueen knuckle-duster clutch while Leighton kept it simple with no accessories at all.

So, WHO ROCKED IT?

Blue Streak

A newly single supermodel Bar Refaeli is not letting her break-up stop her from turning heads at Cannes Film Festival. Less than a week since announcing her split from Leonardo DiCaprio, the Israeli bombshell proves that looking good is the best revenge, hitting the red carpet for in skin-baring and curve-hugging gowns & mini dresses.

Bar Refaeli rocks a Roberto Cavalli Gown and glittering Chopards gems

Below, she also stunned in this sparkling Roberto Cavalli mini dress, Guiseppe Zanotti shoes and Chopard gems at the Diamonds Are Girls Best Friend Event