The red carpet occupies its own place in the pantheon of fashion, somewhere between the runway and the street. Thanks to their access and visibility, Hollywood stars have had a jump on the fall collections and trends, which they have been wearing to events and premieres all summer long. Here are a few of our favorite examples of menswear-inspired, luxe leather and navy-is-the-new-black looks, plus red accents and cap-toe shoes.
Malin Akerman in a Vena Cava jumpsuit and Louis Vuitton cap-toe pumps at the Ciroc Cabana Club May 26 in West Hollywood.
Jessica Alba in an Alice & Olivia sweater, TopShop pants and Giuseppe Zanotti shoes at the LuckyFABB blogger conference April 30 in Santa Monica.
Kristen Stewart in a foulard-print Roberto Cavalli jacket at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles on July 22.
Sophia Bush carries a red Clare Vivier clutch at the premiere of "Magic Mike" in Los Angeles on June 24.
Jaime King in a Stella McCartney navy blue jacquard shirt and skirt at the CBS, Showtime and CW TCA summer tour party in Beverly Hills on July 29.
Nicole Richie in a Winter Kate leather top at NBC Universal Summer Press Day in Pasadena on April 18.