It’s time for another fashion face-off here on BellaNaija.
Awards show and red carpet favourite. That’s the word to describe Japanese-born American fashion designer, Tadashi Shoji‘s pieces. From the Golden Globes, Grammys to the Oscars, his outfits have been worn by Octavia Spencer, Julie Bowen, Dita Von Teese, Mena Suvari, Florence Welch and Kelly Osbourne.
Now, he can add our very own songstress, Waje to that list.
Today we have Waje and Latin-American reality star, Janney ‘Chiquis’ Marin battling it out for your fave in a black pin tuck jersey sleeve gown with sheer cut-out detail from his design label’s Fall 2012 collection.
At the Y! Magazine Black Ball, which took place on Sunday 16th December at the Landmark Events Centre, Nigerian singer, Waje donned the same frock.
The 32 year old music star, accessorized her dress with drop earrings, multi-colored diamond bracelet, red peep-toes and a sleek up-do.
On Sunday 16th September 2012, 27 year old Jenni Rivera presents: Chiquis ‘N’ Control star, Janney ‘Chiquis’ Marin rocked this three-quarter sleeve illusion detail gown to the 2012 NCLR Alma Awards, an awards show honoring the accomplishments made by Hispanics in film, television and music; Janney, who tragically lost her mother earlier this month in a plane crash, accessorized her dress with diamond stud earrings, a black ring with silver details and black pumps. She finished her look by styling her ombré curls in a fun up ‘do that swept to the side and a glossy poppy red pout.
The Tadashi Shoji Pin Tuck Jersey Sleeve Gown with Sheer Cut-Out Detail – Retails for $ 410 on Neiman Marcus.
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American actresses, Christina Hendricks and Rebel Wilson have been spotted wearing different versions of the Tadashi Shoji dress.
At the L.A premiere of The Book Mormon, the Mad Men Star, Christina Hendricks wore a three-quarter sleeve cocktail dress with illusion accents while Rebel Wilson donned a pin tuck jersey boat neck flare skirt dress with sheer cut-out detail to the premiere of the Bachelorette.
BN Pick Your Fave – Waje & Janney ‘Chiquis’ Marin in Tadashi Shoji
Photo Credit: Dare Koleaje (360D Creation) | Zimbio | Tadashi Shoji