Lorean Mays, right, models a purple V-neck halter dress, $258, similar to the Lanvin gown worn on the red carpet by Emma Stone, left. Photo of Lorean Mays by Staff Photographer Doug Strickland
published Sunday, January 29th, 2012
Celebrities can pay thousands of dollars for the dresses they wear on the red carpet. While those styles generally remain one-of-a-kind, industry insiders can create reasonably priced reproductions within a matter of weeks.