10 Most Stylish Stars

From the always chic Nicole Richie to the much improved Ashlee Simpson – check out the top fashion icons of 2005, as selected by PEOPLE style expert Susan Kaufman. By Emily Fromm

JOY BRYANT

"Designers love to dress her. Because she used to be a model, she's beautiful and she makes clothes look great," says Kaufman of the Get Rich or Die Tryin' star, who looked runway-ready in (from left) a tuxedo-style jacket and jeans, vibrant Donna Karan and a Ralph Lauren gown paired with a leather belt. "She's a little bit of a hippie chick – her look is always easy, never contrived."