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Hollywood’s biggest party of the year took place this past Sunday in Beverly Hills,the 2013 Golden Globes Awards. Unfortunately I missed out on watching the prestigious event, but got a chance to read up on some of the winners,nominees, and a couple of fashion critics opinions on celebrity style for the evening, since fashion is a big part of the Golden Globes. I also spotted a few athletes who were in attendance for the festivities in chic attire. Take a look
Olympic gold medalist Allyson Felix looked elegant in her lengthy gown by Jason Wu.
L.A. Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant suited up in traditional black and white hues,layering with a fur collar coat, and check out the $650 Ralph Lauren Collis velvet loafers.
Olympic figure skater Evan Lysacek showed some style, as he spruced up his tuxedo, going with a sleek velvet blazer jacket and bow tie.
Olympic Gold medalist Gymnast Gabby Douglas was all smiles as she dazzled in her gold strapless gown, and teammate Aly Raisman went with the “All black everything” clothed in a deep v-neck frock.
Cleveland Indians pitcher Nick Swisher rolled up on the red carpet with his wife Joeann, as he donned a sharp black/white custom suit.
photos via fashionbomb/swaggernewyork /mamaslatina /Usatoday
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