Friday, August 16, 2013

love it or leave it?


Sometimes, I am completely wowed by red carpet looks. When I saw pictures of Rachel McAdams at the screening of her movie, About Time, in Germany, I experienced one of those 'wow' moments!

There was just something about her outfit and styling that I completely fell in love with. Was it the retro beehive inspired updo? Her super simple, fresh makeup? Or maybe it had something to do with those stu-nning cut outs on her dress. Whatever it was, I couldn't get enough!

There wasn't much about this outfit that I didn't love! Her simple, classic shoes and accessories were the perfect finishing touches. I love how flowy the bottom half of the dress is, the intricate neckline and yes - those cutouts. (Probably my favourite part!)

The only thing I'm not 100% crazy about? That hanging piece of fabric at the back. To me, it just looked like a random bit that didn't belong there! (You can see it a bit better in the picture below.) I don't know if it's just me, but I think this look would be completely perfect - without that piece of fabric.


Rachel McAdams always has breathtaking style. Overall, I have to say that I love this outfit! It's gorgeous and perfectly retro.

What do you think of Rachel's red carpet look? Love it or leave it?

xo Shannon

28 comments:

  1. LOVE it fo' sure! She looks amazing. ^-~

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  2. Love it :) she's so beautiful and my favourite actress.
    kisses,
    Julija.

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  3. I absolutely love it! I think her hair looks stunning all up and it really showcases her feminine features!!!! I think I like her better as a blonde over all though!

    xo Dinah @ Sunshine super glam

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  4. Absolutely love her look!! And I love reading your blog!

    XO
    http://thetickledglitter1.blogspot.com

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  5. She is so pretty, and she wears thats dress gorgeously I really like your blog posts, would you like to follow each other on GFC? ...I went ahead and followed you i hope you come check out mine and like it enough to follow back :) http://pro-cosmetics.blogspot.ca/ keep up the good work. i'll be by again :)

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  6. I think she looks great (as always), but I don't really like the back of it...the longer part doesn't look right I don't think. Great post though, as always! Sarah xx

    sarahamyruth.blogspot.co.uk/

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  7. Love it! Yeah, the extra fabric is a little tail-ish, but she pulls it off. Stunning!
    xo Annie
    New England Romance

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  8. What an amazing dress, she is so gorgeous! but you're so right about that piece of fabric, it doesn't belong there ;D

    xoxo Julieta
    www.vjuliet.com

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  9. love it! but i agree that tail is nonsense... other than that, one word: stunning!

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  10. The outfit is truly incredible, it's her red hair I still can't get accustomed to.

    Have an amazing week,
    Mary x

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  11. I completely Loved her look,her outfit is just fab and yes I agree with u that back hanging part of the dress is not lukin dat nice wid d dress.
    Thank you for folowing my blog and always leaving ur awesome comments :)
    Vandana
    http://vanduchoudhary.blogspot.in/2013/08/get-setred.html

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  12. amazing dress

    fashionpassionomg.blogspot.com

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  13. Love it cleary, the hairstyle and the dress fit so well, but without the extra material outback :)

    http://o-fata-simpla.blogspot.ro/

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  14. i totally think shes great dresser and looks amazing!!
    new post is up girl :D

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  15. She looks stunning! But i agree with you on that piece of fabric, haha would've looked better if it was just a straight hemline. But other than that, I really love that dress! :)

    -Helena
    helenashideaway.blogspot.com

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  16. Love her outfit!

    Wanna follow each other?

    http://oanna-w.blogspot.ro

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  17. I really love the front view of the dress. But that long part at the back is so not matching the dress. I would have looked better without that.

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    www.thefashionfraction.com

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  18. ciao,

    I like the outfit .... and I love the way she is wearing it .... just like a casual dress ....that's is the secret

    ave

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  19. i think the dress is amazing!!!!:))))




    http://style-squared.blogspot.ca/

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  20. I love it, with a bow behind it will be more.
    xo

    International Giveaway

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  21. I love the dress! I also love her she is so talented and pretty!

    xx
    FashionEvELand | FEEL

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  22. obsessed with her dress! definitely love it! would you like to follow each other? let me know! xo

    louboutinsandlove.blogspot.com

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