updated 08/25/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 08/25/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Whether they choose tangerine, apricot or shades in between, stars are loving orange dresses—a perfect match for late summer sunsets
BLAKE LIVELY in Gucci at a premiere in New York City.
CIARA in Alessandro Dell'Acqua at a photo shoot in Manhattan.
KELLY RIPA in alice + olivia at a premiere in New York City.
JESSICA STROUP in D&G at an event in L.A.
MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL in Gaultier Paris at a premiere in Tokyo.
Cameron Diaz hit the fashion jackpot in a Fendi dress and Stella McCartney heels while promoting What Happens in Vegas Aug. 5 in Tokyo.
Behind the Seams
Presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain beat the heat by taking a laid-back approach to dressing while on the campaign trail recently, trading conservative suits and neckties for casual polo shirts, button-downs and khakis. Now that's trailblazing!
Shop without guilt! These fashionable items not only look good—they raise funds and awareness for worthy causes
Melinda Maria "I Am Change" Whaleman necklace, $500; giftarrow.com. 25% of proceeds go to the Whaleman Foundation.
OmniPeace Coin purse, $28; shopkitson.com. 25% of proceeds benefit Millennium Promise.
Joan Hornig sterling silver leaf cuff, $430; joanhornig.com. 100% of profits benefit the buyer's charity of choice.
Whatever It Takes tote bag designed by Gwen Stefani, $45; shopintuition.com. $2 from the sale of each bag go to 21st Century Leaders.
"My husband designed the tree and then we played around with words till we found the right balance"
Emporio Armani (PRODUCT) RED Julia Roberts T-shirt made in Africa, $125; emporioarmani.com. 40% of profits go to the Global Fund.
Get The Look: GOSSIP GIRL
Posh pals Serena and Blair are back for a fashionable new season on Sept. 1, but you can get their summery looks right now ... without paying over-the-top prices
1 Echo silk scarf, $25; echodesign.com
2 Baby Doll Gems crimson sapphire ring, $100; babydollgems.com
3 Halter dress, $88, and pink belt, $12; unique-vintage.com
4 SR Squared Wicker Basket, $95; endless.com
5 Naughty Monkey Flat, $54.95; endless.com
SERENA VAN DER WOODSEN
1 Gold-plated discs necklace, $9.99; girlprops.com
2 Kenneth Cole New York tank, $69; 800-536-2653 for stores; Linen skirt, $58; talbots.com
3 Nicole Lee U.S.A. patent quilted tote, $89.90; nicoleleeonline.com
4 Metallic leather wedge sandal, $29; 800-345-4500