Celebrities and their stylists recently gathered at Sunset Tower in West Hollywood to celebrate The Hollywood Reporter’s 25 Most Powerful Stylists list. The annual list honors the fashion image-makers who have had the most influence in the industry. The magazine issue, which dropped the following morning, offers readers an inside look at the behind-the-scenes process of crafting a celebrity’s sartorial narrative and how they get ready for the camera and red carpet.
Honorees and Rising Stars: The Standout Stylists of 2023
The 2023 honorees included Alexandra Mandelkorn, Erin Walsh, Georgia Medley, Ilaria Urbinati, Jamie Mizrahi, Jennifer Austin, Jordan Johnson, Law Roach, Micah McDonald, Wayman Bannerman, Molly Dickson, Petra Flannery, Samantha McMillen, Sophie Lopez, Warren Alfie Baker, and Wendi Ferreira. The event also recognized Rising Star and Social Star Stylists like Chloe Takayanagi, Dani Michelle, Emma Morrison, and Enrique Melendez.
The event focused on styling, so naturally, there were a lot of fashion-forward looks. Dakota Fanning and her sister Elle Fanning wore different vibes, with Dakota sporting an eye-catching Loewe anthurium mini dress. Elle wearing a pinstripe waistcoat and matching slouchy trousers by Stella McCartney. Jodie Turner-Smith stunned in an eye-grabbing blue outfit, while Riley Keough kept it classic in a sleeveless LBD.
In addition to the stylish celebrities, some of the honorees were also seen in attendance, including Law Roach, who wore Willy Chavarria, Alexandra Mandelkorn, and Erin Walsh. Georgia Medley also made an appearance, wearing a 16Arlington outfit. Other attendees at the event included Jurnee Smollett and Kerry Condon.
Every year, fashion enthusiasts eagerly anticipate The Hollywood Reporter’s annual 25 Most Powerful Stylists list. It provides a glimpse into the world of celebrity fashion and the people who drive it. The list recognizes honorees for their talent, creativity, and influence in the industry, positioning them as key players in the fashion world. The event itself is also a celebration of fashion and style. It also showcasing some of the most exciting looks of the year.