Valentino Spring 2013 Couture Show
10 Oscar-worthy gowns.
by Amy Wicks
We have seen some gorgeous gowns hit the runway at the spring couture shows in Paris this week but Valentino's collection is on another level. Since these breathtaking gowns were made for the red carpet, I have decided to match each look with the actress who should wear it to the Academy Awards. Let's get started!
Naomi Watts: Please consider this gown!
Gwyneth Paltrow isn't nominated but if she's presenting an award, she would look gorgeous in this dress.
I think this gown is very sweet and Elle Fanning would look adorable in this Valentino look.
According to WWD, when this model hit the runway in this "black, birdcagelike cape," the audience started clapping. Did you catch my cape story yesterday? Capes are here to stay!
More from Glamour: 10 Beauty Tricks That Make Guys Melt
Rooney Mara should rock this dress when she heads to the Academy Awards. I hear she will be a presenter and her pale skin will look beautiful against this gown.
Naomi Watts likes to mix it up and I could see her trying this shorter gown at the Oscars.
Amy Adams: please stop what you're doing and contact Valentino. You were born to wear this red dress!
Sienna Miller, this is the fun, colorful gown for you. Now, how will you wear your hair?
Jessica Chastain: When you're considering Oscar looks, how about this one?
WWD said that at the end of the show, Valentino Garavani rose to his feet and was visibly emotional as he embraced the designers who succeeded him at Valentino. Who could blame him: it was a ravishing collection.
What do you think Valentino's runway show? Do you agree with my dress/actress picks? Or, do you have a better idea? Discuss!
Bing: Valentino Spring 2013 Couture Show
More from Glamour:
31 January Outfit Ideas
15 Hair-Color Makeover Ideas to Try in 2013
What Your Party Outfit Says About You (According to Guys)
beauty tips and style advice
Every season, wedding dress designers unveil their latest collections, and without fail, there are a handful of designs that give us pause. We're talking about beautifully designed dresses -- not meant for the fainthearted. For the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 collections, these are the ones.
For the most part, wedding dress designs tilt toward the more classic and reserved end of the spectrum. And then there are those that really don't. Those would be these. Here, the most risque, come-hither wedding dress designs -- hot off the bridal fashion runways.
Naked lace, dresses with embellished backs, fashion-forward crop tops and so much more. See what's hot.
Real Simple is getting into the fashion game.
It's the hair guide to end all hair guides! Find your texture and length here, then welcome a new problem-solving product into your life.
Let this photo convince you to airbrush and glow-ify your skin in one step. Your perfect-match product is waiting here.
Yellow is a bold statement that too many women think they can't make, but these fashion-foward stars show us how to wear it and shine.
How to love everything in your closet
See Kate's latest looks.
Guess who wore it first.
Reality TV: such a mindless guilty pleasure, mostly filled with questionable spray tans and insane hair extensions. But in honor of the season premiere of one of our favorites, The Real Housewives of Orange County, we decided to celebrate a select few reality stars who’ve displayed legitimately great hair and makeup. Yes, there actually are a few! And we had to go all the way back to The Real World of the mid-’90s to find our first.
Sprinkle in these wet weather essentials so you'll be ready for whatever these springtime days bring.