Seeing Red: The Colour Jessica Alba, Kate Bosworth & More Are Loving

Because an autumnal palette usually calls for darker, more somber colours, the rich crimson hue that all the stars have been wearing lately seems completely refreshing. From Olivia Palermo to Rihanna, these stylish celebrities have been painting the town red in the bold, bright hue. Today, we’re showing you their best outfits for a little colour inspiration. Click on the gallery below to see and shop 12 stylish red looks, plus check out more of our favourite red pieces.

Gwen Stefani


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Gwen Stefani stood out in a tailored red suit paired with a simple white t-shirt while out and about in New York. 

On Stefani: Altuzarra Sherwood Blazer and Caine Pants from the Resort 15 collection; Christian Louboutin pumps.

Victoria Beckham


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Wearing her own chain-embellished design, Victoria Beckham looked perfectly polished in head-to-toe red. 

On Beckham: Victoria Beckham Crepe Dress ($2640); Manolo Blahnik Suede BB ($595) in Red.

Kate Bosworth


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Kate Bosworth stole the show at TIFF when she wore this custom red strapless dress for the premiere of her film Still Alice.

On Bosworth: BOSS custom dress; Lee Savage clutch; Kurt Geiger London Britton Pumps ($450) in Red Patent.




To make the NYFW party rounds, the songstress donned a monochrome red ensemble straight off of that day’s Edun S/S 15 runway. 

On Rihanna: Edun Red Bias Cut Spaghetti Strap Tank Top and Red Double Pleat Trouser from the S/S 15 collection; Manolo Blahnik Chaos Ankle Strap Sandal ($725) in Red.

Jourdan Dunn



Celebrating her birthday in style last month, Jourdan Dunn wore the perfect GNO dress straight from the Stella McCartney F/W 14 runway.

On Dunn: Stella McCartney Fringed Stretch-Cady Mini Dress ($4775) and Falabella Chain Clutch ($895).



Lily Aldridge


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Lily Aldridge gave off serious vintage rock ‘n’ roll vibes when she wore this red velvet suit to the Harper's Bazaar ICONS Celebration in New York earlier this month.

Emilio Pucci Viscose and Silk Blend Velvet Jacket ($3999) and Silk Blend Velvet Pants ($2250); Marc Alary jewellery; Tabitha Simmons shoes.



Cameron Diaz


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For the German premiere of her film Sex Tape, Cameron Diaz opted for a red floor-length strapless jumpsuit. 

On Diaz: Dior Red Heavy Silk Cadi Jumpsuit ($5200); Dior Black Calfskin Pumps ($900, both available at select Dior boutiques, 1.800. 929.DIOR).

Jamie Chung


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Along with a few other stylesetters, Jamie Chung was among the first to test out the Marchesa Voyage for ShopStyle collection. The actress tried a daring red and hot pink colour combination. 

On Chung: Marchesa Voyage for ShopStyle Pleated Top ($365) in Parrot Red.

Selena Gomez


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Last month in West Hollywood, Selena Gomez’s long-sleeve jumpsuit had a conservative silhouette, but its punchy hue kept her look fun and youthful.

On Gomez: Valentino jumpsuit from the F/W 14 collection; Saint Laurent pumps. 

Olivia Palermo


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Olivia Palermo incorporated just a hint of red at the hem of her dress while attending the Valentino Haute Couture F/W 15 show in Paris. 

On Palermo: Valentino Wool and Silk-Blend Mini Dress ($5200) and Leather Mini Fringe Bag with Zodiac ($1845); Sergio Rossi Oberoj Ankle Strap High Heel Sandal ($975).

Jaime King



For a sleek, streamlined look, Jaime King paired matching knit separates when she hosted a dinner party for Just Jared x Revolve Clothing in Malibu. 

On King: T by Alexander Wang sweater and skirt; Saint Laurent pumps.


Jessica Alba


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While attending the Samsung Hope For Children Gala in New York, Jessica Alba aimed for a feminine, slightly retro vibe in a midi dress with a matching bold red lip.

On Alba: Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Robin Pointelle-Trimmed Stretch-Crepe Dress ($1345).

Keep clicking to shop these celebrity looks, plus more of our favourite red pieces! 

Valentino Wool and Silk-Blend Mini Dress ($5200)

Did you have a favourite look? Let us know in the comments!