Fashion Face-Off: Katie Holmes vs Blake Lively

I just love make believe, don’t you darlings? It’s fabulous to just while away the hours daydreaming about such fantasies as dating Prince Harry, getting first-dibs on the new Cavalli collection, and most hilariously, living in a world where beautiful-yet-mortal Katie Holmes competes with goddess Blake Lively on any red carpet.

Case in point as to why this is precisely pure fiction: The ladies each donned a slinky Michael Kors dress, but as you can imagine, only one star wore it as fabulously as it was intended. And yes, I’m bias.

First, let’s check out Katie Holmes’ interpretation, shall we?


Getty Images for Young Women's Honors

Getty Images for Young Women’s Honors

Katie turned up on Nov. 19 to the Marie Claire Young Women’s Honors in Marina del Rey. While I’m sure it was a worthy cause, the color of the dress does nothing for her skin tone.

But, to the surprise of no one, Blake rocked this dress back in February and looked, well, see for yourself:

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 17: Actress Blake Lively poses backstage at the Michael Kors Fall 2016 Runway Show during New York Fashion Week: The Shows at Spring Studios on February 17, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Michael Kors)

Getty Images for Michael Kors


B gives this dress the bombshell appeal it deserves. Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand eye rolls, isn’t it my dears?

But did I get it backwards? Do you think KH really rocked it and BL blends into the fabric a little too much? Tell, tell, you know I love a good squabble…