by Michael dEstries
Categories: Fashion
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While we praise celebrities like Livia and Colin Firth for making conscious decisions when it comes to new designs walking the red carpet, we also reserve some love for those donning vintage as well.

Marisa Tomei was one such example from last night, looking absolutely stunning in a 1950 Charles James dress from Lily et Cie. She told TV Guide’s Chris Harrison that it’s been in her closet for a while and she’s been “waiting to wear it.” (H/T Cele|bitchy)

Reaction to the gown was positive, with fashion expert Tim Gunn calling it “staggering” and “an important piece of fashion history.”

About Michael dEstries

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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