Gold Rush

Gold Rush by Alexandra Phanor-Faury If there’s one fashion rule to stick to when getting ready this holiday season, let it be the inspiring fool-proof gold-en rule. Whether it’s a splash of glistening accessories or a full-on gold ensemble, this hue packs a mean atmospheric punch. Our favorite festive embellishment has been seen on the backs of many style mavens walking the red-carpet. We must warn you that this trend is super addictive! One look at the many ways these fashionista’s interpret this gold trend and we’re confident your Midas touch will last through this celebratory time of the year.
ESSENCE.COM Dec, 18, 2009

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The gold sequins on Sherri Saum’s dress propels this rather simple v-neck mini from average to red-carpet ready.

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This 3.1 Phillip Lim gold embellished, long-sleeve, mini-dress from the 2010 resort collection radiates against Eve’s sun-kissed, golden complexion.

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This glitzy, gold and black art deco print is a standout detail that commands attention.

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Paula Patton looks golden in this ethereal gown

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Jordin Sparks looks age appropriate in a playful, gold lame frock.

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Viola Davis pays homage to the Oscars in a stunningly glam,gold,halter gown that fits her great figure like a glove.

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A gold wrap dress is both a sexy and fun choice for any occasion that calls for a dose of glamour.

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We’re not too fond of head-to-toe looks, but Tina Turner hits a high note on stage with a gold ensemble and pumps that speak volume about the style icon’s daring fashion sensibilities.

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Beyonce is known to drape herself in lots of gold and shine.For her turn on the red-carpet at the 2009 Oscars, Beyonce kept true to her flamboyant nature with a unique, curve hugging, black and gold leaf embroidered House of Dereon Couture gown.We love that she gave her usual voluminous hair style a night off and opted for a demure low ponytail to accentuate the gown’s print.

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Serena Williams’ shimmering gold top is a fresh and hip interpretation of the trend.Just a hint of gold lends a feminine touch to her boyish look.

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Toni Braxton’s low-key makeup and black tights tame the showgirl feel of her outfit.

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Simple shape always looks fabulous in a bold color.

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You might not want to hug Rihanna in her Blonds spiked, gold dress and matching, dangerous Louboutins, but the fashion front-runner shows us how a little gold and spikes can be a visual masterpiece.

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Beyonce wins a gold star for her show-stopping stage costume.

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Kelly Rowland makes a sophisticated entrance in a sparkling, long, gold dress.

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The gold accents on Ashanti’s silk dress takes this dress from pretty to regal.

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Gold isn’t just for after-dark rendezvous, First Lady Michelle Obama gives her yellow gold frock a casual twist with one of her signature cardies.

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Don’t necessarily want to be the center of attention in gold? Get inspired by the soft, champagne shade of Keke Palmer’s dress.

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Sanaa Lathan’s ruby lips and black beret off set her bold, gold print dress with a tinge of Parisian charm.

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