• RED QUEEN photo | Kate Middleton

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Published: Saturday December 29, 2012 16:00 PM EST

2012

RED QUEEN

Stop traffic in a red dress like the Duchess of Cambridge's Alexander McQueen number. The boatneck detail and pleated A-line skirt are universally flattering, while the bold color means you can step out sans accessories and still look polished.