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The Look: December’s Best-Dressed List

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If you’re reading the stars (celebrity stars, that is), December has been the month of black ensembles. From skin-baring minis to cool motocross jackets, many of your favorite A-listers are forgoing the typical holiday attire and getting back to black instead. No ugly Christmas sweaters here! Still, we’re delighted to see the likes of Priyanka Chopra and Alicia Keys giving us a welcome dose of color as we close out 2022. Dare we say it, this month’s list might have some of our favorites of the entire year. Here, we rounded up the very best looks of the December. Take a look—and shop some too!—ahead.

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Norma Kamali

Kacey Musgraves

When: December 15

Where: American Express Platinum x Saks Fifth Avenue concert in Los Angeles

Wearing: A Norma Kamali slip dress, The Row coat, and a Jimmy Choo fringe bag

Why: Never mess with a woman dressed in head-to-toe black.

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Eiza Gonzalez

When: December 15

Where: The premiere of Babylon at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in L.A.

Wearing: Prada

Why: Sometimes beauty is best served with simplicity.

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Margot Robbie

When: December 15

Where: The premiere of Babylon at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in L.A.

Wearing: An Alaïa dress, Calzedonia tights, and Gianvito Rossi pumps

Why: Why wear a basic little black dress when you could wear a hooded, cut-out, asymmetric little black dress?

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Loro Piana

Selena Gomez

When: December 14

Where: Soho House, NYC

Wearing: Loro Piana’s Langston Coat

Why: If you’re going to bundle up, you might as well choose chic layers.

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Lauren Chan

When: December 7

Where: A Very J.Crew holiday party at The Odeon in NYC

Wearing: J.Crew

Why: If Wednesday Addams went to a holiday party.

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Calzedonia & YSL

Hailey Bieber

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Athleta x Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys

When: December 6

Where: A dinner to celebrate the Athleta x Alicia Keys holiday collection at King in NYC

Wearing: Her collab with Athleta, duh

Why: This girl is literally on fire. (Sorry, had to.)

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Christopher Kane

Haley Lu Richardson

When: December 5

Where: Jimmy Kimmel Live

Wearing: Christopher Kane’s Rubber Mini Dress

Why: Portia’s White Lotus wardrobe may have been divisive, but we’re here for this chocolate brown frock.

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Dove Cameron

When: December 2

Where: iHeart Radio’s Jingle Ball in L.A.

Wearing: Alpinestars’s Rideknit leather jacket

Why: Goth girls, unite. Add this moto jacket to cart ASAP.

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Priyanka Chopra

When: December 2

Where: The Women in Cinema event at the Red Sea International Film Festival in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Wearing: Nicolas Jebran with Bulgari jewelry

Why: Most people can’t pull off this sunny golden hue—especially in the wintertime—but Chopra definitely does.

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When: December

Where: Art Basel

Wearing: Khaite’s Medium Olivia Bag

Why: She wrote the book on shining bright like a diamond…and mixing metallics.

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Cult Gaia

Phoebe Robinson

When: December 1

Where: Nordstrom’s holiday celebration at Central Park’s Wollman Rink in NYC

Wearing: The Cult Gaia Hera Nano bag

Why: Just the right amount of sparkle for the holiday season.

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Willow Smith

When: December 1

Where: The Emancipation premiere in L.A.

Wearing: Stella McCartney with Cartier jewelry

Why: Three Cartier rings is a party. We don’t make the rules.

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