Selena Gomez is my new fashion icon. With the help of stylist Kate Young, she’s transformed into not just a role model for Wizards of Waverly Place fans but a sartorial inspiration for women of all ages. While promoting her new album Revival , she’s made enough outfit changes to rival Blake Lively’s 256 ensembles for her Age of Adeline press tour . Jumping around the United States and Europe, the 23-year-old has been spotted wearing a leather Louis Vuitton gown, Miu Miu separates, a J.W. Anderson minidress, a sheer Dior number, and more, each outfit better — or at least equal — to the last. Follow us on Facebook , Instagram , and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
Jennifer Lawrence at the New York premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. Photo: Getty Images
On the eve of the first annual InStyle Awards, the magazine’s editorial director, Ariel Foxman, told Business of Fashion, “We own the red carpet.” It was a lofty thing to say before the awards took place, yet it proved true in Los Angeles on Monday night when what felt like every A-list name in Hollywood descended upon the Getty Center to honor a heady mix of fashion influencers ranging from Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquière to celebrity stylist Kate Young to the much-debated Gwyneth Paltrow. Kate Hudson, there to present Paltrow with the Style Icon award, wore an orchid-print Giles Deacon dress. I like things that don’t constrict me,” she told Yahoo Style of how she chooses a red carpet look.
Kate Young wearing Kate Young for Tura sunglasses. Photo: BFAnyc.com A fashion guru if there ever was one, Kate Young got her start working as Anna Wintour’s assistant at Vogue before becoming one of the most in-demand stylists in the world. (Seriously, whenSienna Miller was craving a style revamp, rumor has it that Wintour called Young personally to lead the charge.) Her A-list clientele also includes Natalie Portman,Dakota Johnson , and Rachel Weisz to name a few.