Who was the best dressed of 2011? Who was the worst? Who dazzled on the red carpet? Who made us jeer? It’s always fun to look back at the best and worst of things come year end, and 2011 fashion is no exception. But as I started to build my own list, I discovered there were so many fun, quirky year-in- review fashion lists around the web that I decided to share those with you instead. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.
The 2011 International Best Dressed
The mother of all best dressed lists named princesses, First Ladies, industrial barons, and movie stars among the best dressed of the year. See who else garnered honors.
Worst Dressed Celebrities 2011
Was Snooki, Lady Gaga, or Nicki Minaj the worst dressed celebrity of the year? Vote on StyleList’s poll (which offers some of the most unflattering pictures I’ve EVER seen), and tell them what you think.
Top Trends for 2011 Fashion
What were the top fashion trends of the year? Fur, feathers, and lots of color, according to the LA Times. Do you agree?
Go Fug Yourself’s Well Played and WTF?
Not a top 10 list, but an ongoing look at the Fug Girls’ favorite and least favorite celebrity looks. If you like your celebrity fashion served with a side dish of sarcasm, you’ll enjoy both these lists.
Best Manners of 2011
Kate Middleton has the best manners, Kim Kardashian the worst, according to the National League of Junior Cotillions. See who else will treat you politely, should you ever meet.
15 Major Fashion Moments in 2011
Refinery 29 offers its take on the “major” fashion moments of the year, including things like what models’ feet look like after fashion week, how awful the Versace for H&M line was, and why John Galliano was the fashion villain of the year.
Best Celebrity Nail Art
Kate Perry, Lady Gaga, and Rihanna all have amazing voices and legions of fans, but they also have something else in common: crazy fingernail art. Here’s a look at other celebs who spend way too much time with their manicurists.
Top 10 Style Icons of the Decade
There’s wearing nice dresses, and then there’s influencing the way people dress. These winners have done both. Whether you agree or disagree, here are the Top 10 Style Icons of the past decade, according to Style.com.
Top 10 Most Innovative Fashion Companies
While everyone else is looking back at dresses and people, Fast Company decided to crunch numbers and give report cards – to fashion retailers, that is. See who they think are the most innovative fashion companies of the year.
Neiman Marcus Fantasy Gift Guide
Not a top ten, but a perennial favorite: the Neiman Marcus Fantasy Gift Guide. What would you like for Christmas? A Ferrari? A custom library? How about your very own flower show? If you’ve got the money, honey, Neiman Marcus has the goods. See what else they suggest.
So, a little fun, a little dreaming, A LOT of fashion. Here’s wishing you Happy Holidays and a Stylish New Year!