Top 10: Best-Dressed of the Week 11/4/2011

Top 10: Best-Dressed of the Week 11/4/2011
ESSENCE.COM Nov, 03, 2011

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Who: Model/Mogul Tyran Banks
Why: Tyra has been out and about a lot lately and is always in an eye catching outfit. But this – is by bar – one of our favorites. It’s sleek, simple and elegant with an eclectic streak thanks to those zipper details.

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Who: Actress, Kerry Washington
Why: We’re not sure we would be fans of this dress if it was a simple mini dress. But the elegant knee length and tiered detail really elevate the dress and print. Kerry balances the bold print by keeping makeup low-key yet luxe.

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Who: Actress, Naomi Harris
Why: We have to admit, blink and you could miss this dress. But it’s the simple, subtle, understated elegance of this dress and the matching stripy sandals that make it the height of fabulosity.

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Who: Designer, Nicole Ritchie
Why: Even while running errands with her little ones, Ritchie manages to be as chic as can be in slim cut denims with a sweater and nude open-toe booties. It’s the effortlessness that really makes this fierce.

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Who: Reality Star, Nene Leakes
Why: NeNe has really refined her style over the last year, keeping it clean, simple and monochrome (with black behind her favorite color). This sleek outfit is an epitome of her style sensibility. It’s simple at first glance, but those leather pants and gold tipped Loboutin’s let you know this woman is serious!

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Who: Actress, Michael Michelle
Why: Bold color, perfect fit, and a gorgeous smile make this look a winner for the screen siren.

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Who: Singer, Estelle
Why: Estelle gives glam like no other – and this glam gown proves why. The diva does justice to the lovely draping, mixed materials and dramatic length of this gown by going light on makeup and accessories.

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Who: First Lady, Michelle Obama
Why: Mrs. O returns to one of her favorite designers, Thakoon in this number. It’s simple, sleek and chic and the muted colors make this floral print perfect for fall.

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Who: Artist, Solange Knowles
Why: Solange already racked up major points for this bold color block number. But the fact that she had the restraint to pair it with the perfect honey nude pumps makes her a true fashionista!

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Who: Model, Selita Ebanks
Why: Talk about drama and glamour! Selita Ebanks sparkles in this gorgeous gown which comes complete with a tiered ruffle torso and train. Fierce!