Us Honors Jennifer Lopez: Style Icon of the Year
( usmagazine.com ) - Us Weekly's Style Icon of the Year, Jennifer Lopez, and the rest of Hollywood's top style makers, sizzled on the gold carpet at the Us Hot Hollywood Style party Thursday night at L.A. club Sugar.
Fellow Us-annointed style winners Lindsay Lohan (honored for her red carpet savvy), Ashlee Simpson and Carmen Electra also did their part to raise the temperature at the annual fashion-fest, with Lohan telling UsTV that she had tried on three dresses before exhibiting her inner ballerina in a sexy beige, cream and black dress.
Lopez, who arrived at the bash with husband Marc Anthony in an elegant white Ralph Lauren pantsuit and Versace shoes, was honored for her signature style and glamour-a distinction that took her by surprise.
"It was unexpected," she told Usmagazine.com of receiving the top prize. Still, Lopez wanted to make sure she dressed to impress, telling Us, "It took me two hours to get ready, like every other girl."
Past winners of the magazine's annual top style honor have included Jessica Alba and Jessica Simpson. This year, in addition to handing out a top prize Us recognized the "Hot 7 in '07" -- singling out seven men and women, respectively, for their outstanding fashion sense.
The men -- including Eric Mabius, Ryan Seacrest, Pete Wentz and David Arquette -- looked like they spent time primping and prepping for the party.
Seacrest impressed in a Dolce