The Best Looks From The Independent Spirit Awards Red Carpet

Thanks to the beachside locale and indie mentality of the Independent Spirit Awards, stars take this more relaxed event as an opportunity to showcase their unique style. With a good number of the nominated independent films starring fashion mavens such as Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong'o, the wide variety of looks do not disappoint. Click through for some of our favorites.

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    Cate Blanchett

    WHO: Cate Blanchett

    WHAT: Nominee for Best Lead Actress in Blue Jasmine

    WEAR: Roksanda Illincic Lea Dress with Belt from the F/W 14 collection; Nicholas Kirkwood Cream and Gold Studded Heels from the S/S 14 collection. 

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    Zoe Kravitz

    WHO: Zoe Kravitz

    WHAT: Actress

    WEAR: Balenciaga Leaf Wing Dress ($11,500) 

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    Lupita Nyong'o

    WHO: Lupita Nyong’o

    WHAT: Nominee for Best Supporting Female for 12 Years A Slave

    WEAR: Stella McCartney jumpsuit; Casadei heels; Devi Kroell clutch; Neil Lane Jewelry.

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    Sarah Paulson

    WHO: Sarah Paulson

    WHAT: Actress, 12 Years A Slave

    WEAR: Honor top and skirt from the F/W 14 collection; Rupert Sanderson heels; Bottega Veneta clutch; Piaget jewelry.

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    Brie Larson

    WHO: Brie Larson

    WHAT: Nominee for Best Female Lead for Short Term 12

    WEAR: Maison Martin Margiela dress and Smythson Soho Diary Clutch

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    Melonie Diaz

    WHO: Melonie Diaz

    WHAT: Nominee for Best Supporting Female for Fruitvale Station

    WEAR: Preen by Thornton Bregazzi dress from the S/S 14 collection

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    Lake Bell

    WHO: Lake Bell

    WHAT: Nominee for Best First Screenplay for In A World

    WEAR: Stella McCartney dress from the Pre-Fall 14 collection.

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    Anna Kendrick

    WHO: Anna Kendrick

    WHAT: Presenter

    WEAR: Dior White Stretch Cotton Garbadine Dress and clutch from the Resort 14 collection; Jimmy Choo heels

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    Reese Witherspoon

    WHO: Reese Witherspoon

    WHAT: Presenter

    WEAR: Giambattista Valli Couture silk beaded top and silk skirt from the S/S 14 collection.

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    Aubrey Plaza

    WHO: Aubrey Plaza

    WHAT: Presenter

    WEAR: Preen dress from the P/F 14 collection; Shylee Rose earrings and ring.

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    Greta Gerwig

    WHO: Greta Gerwig

    WHAT: Presenter and Actress in Frances Ha, nominee for Best Feature

    WEAR: Narciso Rodriguez dress from the F/W 14 collection.

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