For mere mortals, it's hard to watch events like the prime-time Emmys — coming up Aug. 25 — without wondering if it would ever be possible to look as pulled together as the stars. After all, who has the resources of these celebrated women?
But the stylists who devise near-perfect looks for their celebrity clients say the average woman can be red-carpet-worthy for any important life event by putting forth a good chunk of effort and following some tricks of the trade.
A handful of Hollywood's top stylists break it down:
Know your body shape
"Most people aren't the size of a hanger, but not everyone on the red carpet is...