Follow in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie (shown), "Black Swan" co-star Mila Kunis and "Mad Men's" Elisabeth Moss, who favored green at the Golden Globes.
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The draped folds of Anthropologie's Emerald Wicklow silk jersey frock flatter the figure while camoflauging midsection faults. $158 at Anthropologie stores and www.anthropologie.com.
This satiny, sleek BCBG Max Azria evening clutch with a shiny stone closure can hold a hanky and a lipstick without stealing attention from a sequin-studded gown. $108 at www.bcbg.com.
Glossy red lips say glamorous. Designer Tom Ford's Private Blend lip color collection (shown in cherry lush) is red-carpet ready in a luxe tube. $45 at Neiman Marcus stores and www.neimanmarcus.com.
Tom Ford Beauty
Swan into a soiree in a silk-chiffon pleated gown adorned with silver crystals by Malene Birger. The ruffled shoulder details calls to mind Scarlett Johansson's retro look at the Globes, as well as some of the upstairs crowd in Masterpiece Theatre's "Downton Abbey." $695 at www.net-a-porter.com.
If you insist on black, liven it up with the citron suede Eva peep-toe platform pump from Diane von Furstenberg. You can remove the ribbon strap, but why? It's what gives the shoe its sex appeal. For the more faint of heart, it's also available in mushroom and black. $275 at www.dvf.com.
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