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PICS: Super-hot stars rock the black and white look!

Last updated on: June 13, 2013 18:07 IST

PICS: Super-hot stars rock the black and white look!

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Beyonce, Kareena and other divas show you how to pull off one of 2013's biggest trends.

The classic combination of black and white will never go out of style, but this year it's more popular than ever. Whether it's a sari you're wearing or a tee-shirt, if it's monochrome, you've got it right.

In the following pages we bring you some novel ways to get in on the fad -- take your cue from these celebs!

We start off with Aussie supermodel Megan Gale, whose David Jones number combines both the cutaway trend and monochrome for maximum impact on the red carpet.


Image: Megan Gale in David Jones
Photographs: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images

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Deepika Padukone shows how a sari can be super-sexy and in touch with international fashion statements courtesy this stunning Sabyasachi creation.


Image: Deepika Padukone in Sabyasachi
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Erstwhile reality star Nicole Richie cements her fashionista status yet again wearing a plunging Roberto Cavalli gown.


Image: Nicole Richie in Roberto Cavalli
Photographs: Jason Kempin/Getty Images for EJAF

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Beyonce certainly turned heads at this year's Grammys when she ditched evening gowns in favour of this cutting-edge checkerboard jumpsuit by Osman.


Image: Beyonce in Osman
Photographs: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

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One of the most talked-about Oscar designs of 2013 was this gorgeous strapless beauty complete with train, seen on Zoe Saldana. It's from a line by French couturier Alexis Mabille.


Image: Zoe Saldana in Alexis Mabille
Photographs: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

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Spanish supermodel Helen Lindes made quite a monochrome impression at the launch of Triumph lingerie's shapewear line in Madrid last month.


Image: Helen Lindes in Triumph's 'Shape Sensation'
Photographs: Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images

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Singer Kelly Rowland ensured all eyes were on her when she attended the 2013 Oscars in this empire-waisted Donna Karan outfit.


Image: Kelly Rowland in Donna Karan
Photographs: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

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Kareena Kapoor got out of her glam comfort zone to strut the ramp in this edgy Kallol Datta ensemble at Lakme Fashion Week last year -- and it certainly paid off.


Image: Kareena Kapoor in Kallol Datta
Photographs: Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com

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It's always a gamble when you mix casual and formal separates, but American catwalk queen Jessica Miller pulled it off with this tuxedo shirt and sparkling sequinned skirt by Dolce & Gabbana.


Image: Jessica Miller in Dolce & Gabbana
Photographs: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

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Her Maison Martin Margiela creation is little more than a giant knot and maxi skirt, but Gwen Stefani manages to make it look trendy nevertheless.


Image: Gwen Stefani in Maison Martin Margiela
Photographs: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

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She's been voted World's Best-Dressed Woman two years in a row and is always on-trend, so working a Louis Vuitton monochrome playsuit is hardly a big deal to Kristen Stewart.


Image: Kristen Stewart in Louis Vuitton
Photographs: Adam Pretty/Getty Images

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Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence sported the classic combo on a simple but striking Dior creation at Cannes last month; sometimes less really is more.


Image: Jennifer Lawrence in Dior
Photographs: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

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Sometimes all you need to create a monochrome vibe is the right accessories. Salma Hayek jazzed up this white Alexander McQueen dress with a black belt, clutch and peep-toe pumps.


Image: Salma Hayek in Alexander MCQueen
Photographs: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

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Zarine Khan gave high-fashion a miss in favour of high street at a do not too long ago -- and we must say, this Zara jumpsuit was the right choice.


Image: Zarine Khan in Zara
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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Petite songstress Kylie Minogue made for quite a pretty picture in a strapless Moschino gown at this year's Met Gala.


Image: Kylie Minogue in Moschino
Photographs: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

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We're not fans of those witchy mules on her feet, but the rest of actress Christina Ricci's Marc Jacobs ensemble is too funky for words.


Image: Christina Ricci in Marc Jacobs
Photographs: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Marc Jacobs

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This halterneck Wes Gordon design, spotted two months ago on Kerry Washington, is nothing if not becoming.


Image: Kerry Washington in Wes Gordon
Photographs: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

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And finally we come to Harry Potter actress Emma Watson, who cut a slim figure in this Chanel stunner on the red carpet in Cannes last month.


Image: Emma Watson in Chanel
Photographs: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images

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