Friday 20 October 2017

Red Carpet Wrap: Best and worst dressed

From left Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
From left Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Rowena Walsh

Rowena Walsh

Who is a style queen and who should be taken away by the fashion police this week?

Best dressed: Angelina Jolie

Actress/earth-mother/saviour of the known universe, you wouldn't think that Angelina Jolie would deign to concern herself with anything as frivolous as fashion. But she certainly knows how to wow on the red carpet. Her Atelier Versace winter white gown with its plunging neckline and thigh-high slit looks stunning, and as it's made of cashmere, it might just keep her warm on a freezing December night but if not, Brad's always available. As for other accessories, the dress does demand a less-is-more approach, and Angie is happy to comply, making sure that it's all about her. Not that we're envious, not really ...

Worst dressed: Brad Pitt

Oh Brad, we know you've done your best, but you shouldn't even bother to try. Everyone knows that Angelina wears the trousers in your relationship -- metaphorically and literally. So while we applaud your attempts to reassert your masculinity by dressing in all black, borrowing your partner's well worn leather cargo pants really isn't the way to do it. Funnily enough it's normally the woman in a relationship who is castigated for changing her appearance to suit her man, but Brad just has to be different. When he dated Gwyneth Paltow, his hair was cut and coloured to match her bright blonde crop. He sported an all-American look during his days with Jennifer Aniston, and now it seems that he can't help showing his devotion to Ms Jolie in his own unique way. We shudder to think just what he'll look like if he ever hooks up with Lady Gaga ... .

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