Runway to Red Carpet: The Best Moments from 2011

In honor of Spring 2012 Fashion Week, we've chosen our favorite runway to red carpet looks from the past year's collections.

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In honor of Spring 2012 Fashion Week, we've chosen our favorite runway to red carpet looks from the past year's collections.
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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley in Gucci
The model-slash-actress wore a Gucci gown from the Fall 2011 collection to the Moscow premiere of Transformers: Dark of the Moon in June.
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Uma Thurman in Versace
This white feathered Versace Fall 2011 gown was one of the biggest hits on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in May.
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Mila Kunis in Elie Saab Couture
Fashion had quite the Black Swan moment last winter, and the film's breakout star stunned at the 2011 Oscars in this lavender Elie Saab Couture creation from the Spring 2011 collection.
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Rihanna in Jean Paul Gaultier Couture
RiRi left very little to the imagination when she rocked this daring Jean Paul Gaultier Couture gown from the Spring 2011 collection on the red carpet at the Grammy Awards.
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Leighton Meester in Balmain
Blair Waldorf has gone glam rock! The gorgeous starlet (literally) sparkled in this silver Balmain Fall 2011 mini-dress at the MTV Movie Awards.
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Michelle Williams in Erdem
Could Miss Williams look any sweeter? She paired her bleach-blonde boy cut with this lace dress from the Erdem Spring 2011 collection for the London premiere of Blue Valentine.
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Kate Bosworth in Jil Sander
Minimalism and the red carpet usually don't go hand in hand, but Kate Bosworth did it to perfection at the 2010 Hollywood Style Awards in this pared-down look from the Jil Sander Spring 2011 collection.
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Emma Watson in Oscar de la Renta
Hermione Granger is all grown up! The budding style icon chose this sophisticated, glamorous Oscar de la Renta Fall 2011 gown for the Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 World Premiere in London.
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Hailee Steinfeld in Prada
14-year-old Hailee Steinfeld is currently the face of Miu Miu and a fashion industry darling, but it all started here. The striped Prada Spring 2011 dress that she wore to the SAG Awards put this little one on the map.
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Jennifer Lopez in Emilio Pucci
J. Lo sexed up her red carpet look in this skin-tight Pucci gown from Fall 2011 at the BAFTA Brits to Watch Event. Fun fact: This very dress appeared in our August issue, starring Olivia Wilde!
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Emma Stone in Lanvin
One of our favorite girls in one of our favorite collections! Emma Stone donned this romantic Lanvin Spring 2011 gown at the BAFTA Awards.
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Cate Blanchett in Givenchy Couture
The Givenchy Couture Spring 2011 collection was a red carpet favorite, and Cate Blanchett certainly wore it best. Here she is at the 2011 Academy Awards.
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Diane Kruger in Jason Wu
This woman can do no wrong. Diane Kruger looked flawless in a Jason Wu Fall 2011 ensemble on the red carpet at the Met Gala.
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Elizabeth Olsen in The Row
Watch out, world — there's another Olsen sister on the rise. The young actress looked to her sisters to dress her for the Cannes Film Festival, and she blew us away in this dreamy white look from The Row's Fall 2011 collection.
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Kirsten Dunst in Chanel Couture
Kirsten Dunst got a lot of attention this year in Cannes, not only for her Best Actress win for Melancholia, but for her killer wardrobe. Our favorite was this Chanel Couture Spring 2011 gown that she wore to the amFAR Gala.
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