Left: Keri Hilson, Hilary Duff, Rachel Bilson, Chloë Sevigny and Kate Bosworth.
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Leopard is one of the hottest trends for fall. Everyone from Hilary Duff to Rachel Bilson to Keri Hilson is wearing leopard print items on pretty much everything ... dresses, shoes, pants, bags, and beyond. That's why we're showing you how to leopard-ize every aspect of your outfit, inspired by the leopard-print styles worn by celebrities. Read on for tips on how to welcome leopard into your closet.



Left: Chloë Sevigny on Aug. 29. Right: Leopard Print Dress by Oasis.
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As far as clothes go, we love the look of short leopard dresses, as seen on Chloë Sevigny at HBO’s post-Emmy party in Los Angeles. Convert a party-style long-sleeve minidress for work or school by pairing it with thick wool tights. And if you dig Chloë's look — her dress was by Lanvin — then Oasis' Leopard Print Dress is the perfect scoop neck style ($87.43, Debenhams.com).


Left: Keri Hilson on July 3. Right: Leopard Print Bandeau Dress by Motel.
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Keri Hilson wore a sexier blue minidress by Dolce & Gabbana. To score her look, try Motel's Leopard Print Bandeau Dress is equal parts strapless and sultry ($50.55, Asos.com).


Left: Keri Hilson on Oct. 5. Right: Leopard Print Shirt by T-Bags and Mango.
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Keri Hilson loves leopard! She was also spotted wearing a leopard top to the So Kodak launch in New York. If you crave an oversize leopard shirt, try one of these three-quarter options by T-Bags ($170, net-a-porter.com) and Mango ($63.86, Asos.com).


Left: Rachel Bilson on Sept. 29, Kylie Minogue on Aug. 28. Right: Closet Leopard Print Maxi Dress by Dorothy Perkins.
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The animal print looks great on gowns, too. Just check out how well Rachel Bilson rocked Roberto Cavalli at the designer’s 40th Anniversary Party in Paris, while Kylie Minogue went with her animal instincts, wearing a strapless Dolce & Gabbana gown to a party in Water Mill, N.Y. For a fall-friendly take on these long leopard gowns, try the Closet Leopard Print Maxi Dress by Dorothy Perkins ($76.30, DorothyPerkins.com), which has half sleeves.


Left: Miley Cyrus on Oct. 4, Hilary Duff on June 10. Right: Leopard Leggings by HUE.
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More interested in wearing printed bottoms? Let’s talk leopard legwear! Miley Cyrus was seen wearing a pair in Los Angeles recently, and Hilary Duff wore Rebecca Minkoff’s Beetle Juice Leopard Jeans hanging around Los Angeles as well. For leopard print pants, Hue makes a great pair ($25, BareNecessities.com) of leggings that are dark enough to wear with all your fall gem tones.


Left: Kristin Cavallari on Aug. 4, Carey Mulligan on Sept. 13. Right: Leopard Leggings by HUE.
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Plenty of celebs opted to use the print on their accessories. Kristin Cavallari and Carey Mulligan both wore the same pair of peep-toe Prada Mary Jane heels — Carey at the Toronto International Film Festival and The Hills star for a Kiehl's store grand opening in California. If you're craving sexy Pradas like these, try Pelle Moda's leopard Mary Janes ($160, FootNotesOnline.com).


Left: Samantha Swetra on Sept. 11. Right: Fantasies Wedge Heel in Leopard Canvas by Maurie & Eve.
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The City's Samantha Swetra went for a pair of sky-high Giuseppe Zanotti leopard wedge booties for Whitney Port's Whitney Eve spring 2011 fashion show. For fierce booties like Samantha's, splurge on the Fantasies Wedge Heel in Leopard Canvas by Maurie & Eve ($275, RevolveClothing.com), which features a cute lace-up tie.


Left: Kim Kardashian on Aug. 19. Right: Leopard Pump by Jessica Simpson.
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Kim Kardashian is practically a pro when it comes to wearing leopard. That's why we loved her leopard Christian Louboutin platform pumps ... but not the hefty price the designer generally charges. So, for a cheaper and equally chic alternative, check out these platform pumps by Jessica Simpson ($97.95, Nordstrom.com).


Left: Jennifer Lopez on Sept. 10. Right: Hinge Frame Clutch by Kenneth Cole.
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J. Lo’s supercute clutch is a great example of leopard looks in bag form. If you're looking for just a pop of print like J. Lo, then pick up Kenneth Cole Reaction's Hinge Frame Clutch ($34.99, Dillards.com), which looks pretty identical.


Left: Kate Bosworth on July 20, Taylor Momsen on Oct. 6. Right: Crossbody Stud Chain Strap by JJ Winters.
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But if it's a strap you need, take a cue from Kate Bosworth's Mulberry crossbody, and Taylor Momsen's top clasp bag, and try J.J. Winters' Crossbody Stud Chain Strap in Leopard ($85, RevolveClothing.com).


Left: Adam Lambert on June 20. Right: Tie by Sourpuss.

What about the guys? They love leopard, too! Adam Lambert proved there’s nothing wrong with letting your accessories run a little wild when he wore a skinny leopard print tie to the 2010 Annual Much Music Video Awards in Toronto. Want one for your man? We found a fierce option by Sourpuss ($6, SourPussClothing.com) — a steal at under $10!

+ What are you craving with leopard print on it?

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Shannon Licari of Dirty Hair Halo, Kirsty Barret of Fashion Champagne and Melanie Lee of Wrecked Stellar.
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Printed pants are a bold move. Tricky to pull off, they can either look like a costume-y disaster or ultra-chic and eye-catching. So, seeking inspiration for how to wear printed pants and actually pull it off, we turned to style bloggers for tips on trying trousers that pack a printed punch — Shannon Licari of Dirty Hair Halo, Kirsty Barrett of Fashion Champagne and Melanie Lee of Wrecked Stellar show us how it's done. Check them out below.

Dirty Hair Halo
Blog: SeekingDirtyHairHalo.com. Twitter: @DirtyHairHalo.
With her burnt orange-light brown blazer and black belt with gold balls, blogger Shannon Licari from Minneapolis, Minn., shows off some seriously cool style we’d expect to see in New York, Paris, or London. The colors on the print of the pants blend perfectly with what she’s rocking on top in a way that’s seamless, not distracting. And the best part? Everything she’s wearing (which looks perfectly crisp, new, and on trend) has been pre-loved, and is either thrifted or from Buffalo Exchange. Way to recycle and make it look new!

Fashion Champagne
Blog: FashionChampagne.com. Twitter: @kirstyba.
When we saw these pants by Super Looks on Britain-based blogger Kirsty Barrett, our first thought was, OMG leopard print trousers! Our second was, Where can we get them? With leopard considered one of the new classics, these pants take Kirsty’s look right to the edge of the latest trends. As we’ve seen with the other outfits, the key to rocking a printed paint is all about keeping the rest of the look simple or in the same color family. With her black New Look shoes and jacket and a basic tee from Topshop, she’s definitely done both beautifully. And to infuse a hint of color into her outfit, she painted her nails with pool-blue polish. Nice touch!

Wrecked Stellar
Blog: WreckedStellar.com. Twitter: @WreckedStellar.
Born in New Jersey and now living in Los Angeles, blogger Melanie Lee certainly has the mix of East Coast/West Coast style down pat. How awesome is her super-saturated, bright yellow vintage halter jumpsuit from Nasty Gal? The print is simple and small enough that it creates a linear effect, giving the three-quarter oversize pants on the jumper a striped feel. With such a scene-stealing piece, Melanie got it right by minimizing the rest of her accessories, sticking with vintage pendant necklace, gold Kenneth Jay Lane hoops, a delicate bracelet by Fetty, and white Topshop boots. This looks screams "I love the '80s," but in all the best ways.


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Lauren Conrad for Kohl's.
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• Check out Lauren Conrad's 7 latest looks for Kohl's, how cute she looked in lace and the sketch behind her Notte by Marchesa dress.

• The Jersey Shore cast talked beach essentials, while Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino showed off his abs in a sheer outfit on Dancing With The Stars. Plus, did you see Sammi "Sweetheart" hanging out with Whitney Port?

• Popular trends this week: yellow nails, really red bags, belly-baring dresses, and tribal prints. Just don't wear them all at once.

• Did you see all of the amazing outfits on Gossip Girl this week? Recap them here.

• What did The Seven hosts Julie Alexandria and Kevin Manno wear this week? Find out here!

• This week, Shontelle stoped by to talk style with us, and she revealed that she'd "sacrifice her soul for fashion." That's the spirit!

• Check out the matching sheer Chanel number Blake and Alexa Chung wore. Who looks better?

• Do some good this month by shopping our Breast Cancer Awareness Guide.

BET Hip Hop Awards Style: Check out Nicki Minaj's sexy catsuit, as well as what all the guys wore. And more hip hop fashion: Kanye's new song, "Christian Dior Denim Flow" talks models and Swizz Beatz saying Christian Louboutin is "a brother from another mother."

• Ballerina inspiration was a popular style this week. Lady Gaga wore a sheer bodysuit and Katy Perry and Rihanna both wore tutus.

• This week, we posed the question: are bras meant to be seen? One look at Lady Gaga designer Asher Levine's sketch of the singer's motorcycle coat, and it seems like the answer is yes.

Have a great weekend fashion friends! We're off to brainstorm Halloween costumes! What do you plan on being this year?

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Lauren Conrad, Milla Jovovich, and Olivia Palermo, all on Oct. 5.
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Judging by all the light-colored lace dresses celebs wore this week, summer dressing is still very much in season. The Hills' Lauren Conrad wore a white lace short sleeve Notte by Marchesa dress to a book signing in New York, while Milla Jovovich opted for a one-shoulder Emilio Pucci bell-sleeve version of the trend at the New York premiere of Stone. And The City’s Olivia Palermo strayed slightly from white, but stuck with lace when she wore a pale Champagne colored lace dress to the Valentino spring 2011 fashion show during Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday. Love the look? Find out how to lace up like Lauren, Milla, and Olivia below. And tell us, which dress do you like best?


Lauren Conrad at a book signing in New York on Oct. 5.
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LAUREN CONRAD: If you love the feminine lace look Lauren’s got going on, try the In Yo’ Lace Dress (84.99, modcloth.com), complete with a cute, removable waist cinching black belt. If you’re looking for something similar with long sleeves, Lucky Brand’s Iconic Lace Dress ($149, luckybrand.com) does the trick.

Milla Jovovich at the 'Stone' premiere in New York on Oct. 5.
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MILLA JOVOVICH: If it’s Milla's smoldering one-shoulder sheath you’re into, try Go Jane's One Shoulder Lace Formal ($24.99, gojane.com), the perfect dress for your next party.

Olivia Palermo at the Valentino Ready to Wear Show in Paris on Oct. 5.
Photo: Getty Images/Cynthia Steffe

OLIVIA PALERMO: And for an off-white lace look like Olivia, the Gretchen Floral Lace Dress by Cynthia Steffe ($245, bloomingdales.com) is the perfect nude choice.

+ Which white lace dress would you wear — Lauren, Milla, or Olivia's?

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Rachel Bilson on Oct. 5, Fergie on Sept. 26, and Brittany Snow on Sept. 29.
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Red is a trendy color for accessories this fall, especially when used as an accent piece with an otherwise dark outfit. Just take a look at Rachel Bilson, Fergie, and Brittany Snow. Rachel Bilson toted a small apple-colored quilted Chanel chain link bag to the label's spring 2011 fashion show on Tuesday. On Sept. 26, Fergie's tucked an oversize red suede zip clutch under her arm, the perfect game-day accessory for the kickoff Miami Dolphins game. And Brittany Snow carried a striped red style when she wore a strapless jumpsuit to a Guess party last week. Do these ladies have you seeing red? Check out how to score their looks for less below!


Rachel Bilson at the Chanel Ready to Wear show in Paris.
Photo: Getty Images/Ruche

RACHEL BILSON: Ready to add some serious saturation to your bag collection? If you dig the quilted chain link strap-style Rachel's got, go for the Glitz and Glam Purse in Ruby Red
($41.99, shopruche.com), which has an adorable oversize bow.

Fergie arrives at the Miami Dolphins versus New York Jets game in Miami.
Photo: Getty Images/Asos

FERGIE: For an extra large clutch like Fergie's, splurge on Reiss' Sirone Clasp Detail Clutch Bag ($234.22, asos.com), which is sleek, sophisticated, and super roomy.

Brittany Snow at a GUESS launch party in L.A.
Photo: Getty Images/SimplySoles

BRITTANY SNOW: If you're liking the textured look of Brittany's bag, the Red Star Clutch by Ellington ($129, simplysoles.com) is your best bet.

+ Which red bag do you like best — Rachel, Fergie, or Brittany's?

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Melanie of Melanie Likes, Zarna of Zarna's Runway, and Jiye of Pearls and Green Tea.
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Prints are everywhere this fall, but if you’re over your summer florals and polka dots, here’s another one to try — tribal patterns. We turned to some of our favorite style blogs — Melanie Likes, Zarna’s Runway, and Pearls And Green Tea — to see how to incorporate tribal prints into your wardrobe. Read on for tips for trying something tribal. Read More...

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Accessory and Beauty Buys in Support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many brands create special items to celebrate and raise awareness for breast cancer, which is why we scoured the web for the best beauty and accessory buys that will use their money for a good cause. From fun pink glosses and lovely nail lacquers to trendy bracelets and rings, check out these gifts you’ll want to wear long past October. Go ahead, treat yourself (or your friend or your mom!) to something that will leave you feeling pretty inside and out.

From Left: Betsey Johnson 'I'm A Survivor Socks,' Elaine Turner Flat, Yoanna Baraschi Scarf.
Photo: Betsey Johnson, Elaine Turner, Yoanna Baraschi


+ 'I’m A Survivor' Crew Socks by Betsey Johnson: Keep your feet cozy with these cute black and pink I’m a Survivor Crew Socks from Betsey Johnson ($10, betseyjohnson.com). That pretty face above the ankle belongs to Marilyn Monroe. A portion of the proceeds go to National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund and the Weill Cornell Breast Center of the Iris Cantor Women's Health Center at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

+ Liz Flat by Elaine Turner: Elaine Turner’s Flats ($175, elaineturner.com) come in an array of colors and textures, like glittery gold and purple suede, but we love the awesome pink snake Liz flat, since it gives any outfit an ideal burst of color. As for charity, 50 percent of the proceeds go to the Lester & Sue Smith Breast Center.

+ Pink Scarf by Yoana Baraschi: With winter slowly creeping up, what better way to warm up than with a deep pink scarf? Wear this Yoana Baraschi Scarf ($98.60, YoanaBaraschi.com) with a black blazer while indoors, or tuck it into your green cargo jacket when you step outside. With this purchase, 100 percent of the proceeds go to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

From Top: Kara Ross Bracelet, Allison Daniel Ring, Me&Ro Ring and Nashelle Bracelet.
Photo: Anne Taylor LOFT/Allison Daniel/Nashelle


+ Kara Ross for LOFT ($39.50), Me&Ro for LOFT, Hope Wrap Around Bracelet by Nashelle: Bring some serious attention to your wrists with one of these bracelets by Nashelle ($148, nashelle.com), Me&Ro for LOFT ($34.50, anntaylorloft.com), and Kara Ross for LOFT ($39.50, anntaylorloft.com). Nashelle offers an interesting and eye-catching wrap around style, and 25 percent of proceeds will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. LOFT’s bracelet collaborations add glimmers of gold to any outfit, and $5 will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation with the purchase.

+ Big Fat Momma Ring by Allison Daniel Designs: Feel springlike all year round with Allison Daniel Designs’ Big Fat Momma Ring ($68, allisondanieldesigns.com), an oversize cocktail ring featuring an ornate gold flower with pink stones. Fifty percent of the proceeds go to Susan G. Komen Foundation.

From Left: Michael Kors Eau de Parfum Rollerball and Lipgloss, Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick, Sonia Kashuk Curler & Tweezer, Balmshell Lip Gloss.
Photo: Michael Kors/Bobbi Brown/Sonia Kashuk/Balmshell


+ Very Hollywood Breast Cancer Awareness Eau de Parfum Rollerball and Lipgloss by Michael Kors: We love Michael Kors’ Very Hollywood Breast Cancer Awareness Eau de Parfum Rollerball and Lipgloss ($18, macys.com) because it’s a perfume and lip gloss duo that’s perfectly portable, and slips neatly into any clutch. Plus the cool coral color is a great everyday hue.

+ Pink Ribbon Shimmer Brick by Bobbi Brown ($38): Get your cheeks glittering with Bobbi Brown’s Pink Ribbon Shimmer Brick ($38, bobbibrowncosmetics.com). The multihued brown and pink compact goes great over your best blush.

+ Primping For A Cause Curler & Tweezer by Sonia Kashuk ($16.99): Perfect for brow touch-ups and getting glam lashes, Sonia Kashuk’s “Primping For A Cause” Curler & Tweezer set ($16.99, target.com) is the perfect duo to make your eyes pop and keep them mascara-ready. And the curler’s brassy pink shade makes it easy to find in your makeup bag. Target will donate 15 percent of proceeds to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

+ 1 In 8 Lipgloss by Balmshell ($11): The sheer pink shade of Balmshell’s 1 in 8 Lip Gloss ($11, sephora.com) reminds us of a strawberry milk shake. And purposeful packaging features different color bras in various sizes to promote Breast Cancer Awareness, and $1 from every lip gloss sold will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

From Left: Essie, Elf and OPI polishes.
Photo: Essie/Elf/OPI


+ We Can Do It by Essie, Bubble Gum Pink Nail Polish by E.L.F., Pink of Hearts by OPI: Pretty pink nails are the ultimate girly beauty treat, and they flatter practically every skin tone. Our favorite do-good shades? E.L.F.‘s Bubble Gum Pink Nail Polish (a favorite from last year, this year's proceeds will come from the purchase of the brand's Mineral Lip Gloss in Pageant Princess), OPI’s Pink of Hearts ($8.50, opi.com), and Essie’s We Can Do It ($8, essieshop.com), all of which were made to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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Heather Morris as Britney Spears in Glee.
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Heather Morris put on an amazing show impersonating Britney Spears on this week's episode of Glee. We're still not over her amazing snake outfit!

• Hustler moments: Kanye dished about his strong disdain for dark lips, while Diddy wore a kilt in Scotland.

• From Rihanna's red jacket to her sexy Emilio Pucci dress with a revealing lace back, the singer's style rocked this week.

• Check out the style on MTV's new show, The Seven. Julie Alexandria, definitely looks great in green (even when she pairs it with animal print), while Kevin Manno totally rocked plaid.

Roberto Cavalli was definitely this week's designer to know. Lea Michele and Shakria had a black and gold mini dress face-off, Rachel Bilson and Fergie rocked long animal-print gowns, plus the designer had his runway show in Milan, which brought a supercute front row with the likes of Heidi Klum and Taylor Swift.

• Dresses we loved: Vanessa Hudgens' $128 black bell sleeve dress and Beyoncé's gorgeous Andrew Gn gown.

The Social Network star Andrew Garfield looked sexy in slicked back hair and skinny suit.

• This week, Nicole Richie showed us how to sport silver eye makeup and gave us advice on wearing high heels. Thanks, Nicole!

Happy October, fashionistas! Time to start planning Halloween outfits!

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Rihanna. From left: Oli, BB Dakota, and Jack B.B. Dakota Jackets.
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Rihanna wore a red hot blazer in New York this week, which she paired with a black-and-white striped mini. What a cool combo! Red is such a bold color for jackets, so take a cue from Rihanna and snag one yourself. BB Dakota’s Bracken Coat in Dark Red ($63.95, karmaloop.com) is a military-inspired style with big brassy buttons. Fancy yourself a trench? Jack By BB Dakota's Belted Jacket ($69.50, buckle.com) is a good option, and it's lightweight for fall. Finally, for an hood-and-toggle style that will keep you warm this winter, check out Oli’s Duffle Coat ($86.70, oli.co.uk). It looks just as bold with your darkest denim or black jeans — in case you don't want to mix it with stripes.

+ Price: $86.70, $63.95, $69.50
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Mindalicious, La Vagabond, and The Undomestic Momma.
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Headbands are one of our favorite accessories. Pretty, yet practical, headbands allow you to look good while keeping your hair out of your face and under control (especially if you haven’t washed it in a few days!). This week, we let Amanda Bronscheer of Mindalicious, Natalie Liao of La Vagabond Dame, and Taylor McMillan of The Undomestic Momma show us how to make headbands work. Check it out below! Read More...

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