Ashley Olsen in Vintage Dior at the Met Ball 2011

One of our favorites from the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute Gala: Ashley Olsen wearing a vintage Dior Couture dress, Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry, Christian Louboutin shoes and carrying a Judith Leiber clutch.

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Elizabeth and James

I bet every fashionable girl (and possibly guy) has been inspired by Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s downtown cool with uptown class androgynous style. The latest collection of their Elizabeth and James label is available at shopbop – actually none of the items I really like are available anywhere, but I’m keeping my fingers crossed, otherwise, reworked Goodwill sequin dresses will have to do.

These are a few of my favorites:


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