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Look amazing in any style dress with the fashion tips in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- A charity auction
- A knockoff
- A Hollywood wardrobe shop
- A seamstress
Buy it off their back
Check out what's for sale on clothesoffourback.org, a non-profit organization that auctions clothes celebrities have worn on set and to award shows. Proceeds go to various children's charities.
Find a knockoff
Get a replica of a gown worn to an award show. Knockoffs arrive at department stores within one week of red-carpet events.
Purchase the same thing
Like something you saw a celebrity wear in real life or in character? Check out seenon.com, which provides purchasing information for celebrity ensembles and accessories.
Get it second-hand
Check out the merchandise offered by It's a Wrap, which has two stores in Los Angeles and a web site, itsawraphollywood.com. They sell clothes and props from TV shows and movie sets.
Have it made
Still no luck? Bring a photo of the dress to a seamstress, who'll make a copycat for you.