Zendaya Wore a Vintage 1956 Balmain to the 2022 NAACP Image Awards

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When it comes to the red carpet, we can always count on Zendaya to hold her own and last night was no exception. On Sunday, February 27, just before the highly anticipated and heartbreaking season finale of Euphoria on HBO Max, the actress posted her latest look on Instagram for the 2022 NAACP Image Awards: a green and red strapless dress by Balmain. The new red carpet cut was vintage, particularly from the brand’s 1956 collection, and handpicked by none other than Zendaya’s go-to stylist Law Roach. She completed her look with simple diamond jewelry, including a pair of earrings from BVLGARI.

In a message published by Roach himself, he wrote, “And then THIS happened…. @zendaya in vintage @balmain for @naacpimageawards a thank you @olivier_rousteing for letting us into the archives ❤️💚🖤 Could there have been a more perfect dress???”

“ZENDAYA divine in Balmain gown from 1956 ♥️ the timeless elegance of our workshop 🖤 Thank you for showing the beauty and elegance of our house” added Rousteing, artistic director of Balmain, on instagram.

It was not the first (nor the last) time that we saw the Euphoria vintage rocker star. During the show’s Season 2 photoshoot in January, Zendaya wore a vintage Valentino dress from her Spring 1992 collection, previously worn by supermodel Linda Evangelista. Just a month before, she was seen in a custom Valentino dress at the Spider-Man: No Coming Home premiere, which was inspired by Spring 1997 design by John Galliano. She was also spotted on the red carpet in November donning a black dress from Roberto Cavalli’s Fall 2000 collection for the film’s premiere.

Ahead, check out the rest of our favorite celebrity looks from the past week, including Rihanna’s party dress in Gucci, Dominic Fike in Saint Laurent, and more.

Kendall Jenner

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Doua Lipa

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While in New York, Dua Lipa was captured wearing a hot pink shirt with black wide leg pants. She then styled her outfit with a graphic-print leather coat, black boots and sunglasses.

Kilo Kish

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Julia Fox

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Julia Fox is becoming a go-to style star and it looks like leather is her signature. the Uncut Gems The actress was seen in New York wearing a black mini dress paired with thigh high boots and a long leather jacket. She also wore dangling gold earrings and a matching black handbag as a finishing touch.


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Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian

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On Friday, Feb. 25, our favorite pop-punk couple Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian were spotted in Los Angeles holding hands after the Avril Lavigne concert. Barker opted to go topless on their night out, wearing only low-rise black pants, which showed off her “Mastermind” boxers and pair of Doc Martens. Beside her, Kardashian wore a black velvet mini dress with dolman sleeves and high boots.

Dominic Fike

Euphoria star and singer Dominic Fike made an appearance on the Tonight’s show jimmy fallon on Thursday, February 24, wearing a black suit with a white top and black Saint Laurent boots by Anthony Vaccarello.

Léa Seydoux

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Actress Léa Seydoux attended the César du film 2022 in Paris last week wearing a custom sleeveless black dress from Louis Vuitton, which she also styled with a white polka dot cape and accessories from the Haute Joaillerie collection of the House.

Amanda Seyfried

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Amanda Seyfried arrived at Hulu’s premiere The stall out in Los Angeles in a puffy blue off-the-shoulder Oscar de la Renta mini dress and metallic pointy heels.

Tracee Ellis Ross

On Wednesday February 23, Tracee Ellis Ross was seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon wearing a bright pink ensemble from the British fashion brand Preen By Thornton Bregazzi and Versace’s coveted wedge heels.

Marguerite Edgar Jones

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Actress Daisy Edgar-Jones was seen at the Costs photocall in London wearing a white silk tuxedo jacket and trouser set paired with a matching bralette from Fendi’s Spring 2022 collection.

Zoe Kravitz

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The Batman The press tour has finally arrived and Zoë Kravitz was seen on the red carpet in London last week donning a black halterneck maxi dress by Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello, complete with scalloped cutouts to the chest. She completed her look with pointed black pumps and simple jewelry.

Alana Haim

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Licorice Pizza Star and singer Alana Haim was spotted last week in New York rocking the ultimate menswear-inspired cut. She wore all black, including a t-shirt tucked into black flared pants, an oversized blazer and square-toed boots.


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On the way to the plateau of Jimmy Kimmel live, Tinashe was seen wearing Roberto Cavalli’s tattoo print bustier and pants ensemble. She then paired her look with a Death by Dolls denim and fur trench coat and Giuseppe Zanotti sandals.