How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

It is possible to steal Helen's style - honest!

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How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

Helen Mirren is one of Britain's biggest silver screen stars and, at 70 years of age, she's also a major style icon for the over-50s.

The actress looks incredible and even landed a L'Oreal ad campaign in 2015.

She said at the time: "Fabulous doesn't count the years. It's the years that make us fabulous."

Hear hear, Helen!

So, because we're such huge fans of The Queen and the Woman in Gold star's sartorial choices, we've found four of her top red carpet looks - and how you can steal her style without having her bank account.


1. Red alert

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

What: Helen wowed in a laser-cut midi dress, which she paired with classic black stilettos.
Where: At the Trumbo premiere party, Toronto International Film Festival, Canada.
When: 12 September 2015.
Get the look: This gorgeous cutout dress offers a similar look with its on-trend peekaboo texture and seasonal traffic-stopping hue. Self Portrait Scallop Edge Midi Dress, £260, Asos.

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)



2. In the navy

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

What: Helen managed to pull off elegant yet totally sexy as she stepped out in a panelled illusion maxi dress by Stella McCartney. The frock was form-fitting, youthful and totally on-point.
Where: Roundabout Theatre Company's 2015 Spring Gala, New York, America.
When: 2 March 2015.
Get the look: Slip on this figure-flattering jersey and lace panel dress for a look that's oh-so-Helen. Perfect for weddings, parties and posh work events. JS Collections Jersey Gown with lace side panels, £80, House of Fraser.

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

3. English rose

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

What: Ms Mirren looked quintessentially English in this statement floral-embellished LBD by Dolce & Gabbana. We love the bold print and the cute block-heel peep-toes, too.
Where: The Woman in Gold film premiere, Rome, Italy.
When: 2 October 2015.
Get the look: Embrace winter florals and make your own Helen-worthy statement with this rose-print dress. Phase Eight Veronica Rose Dress, £79.20, House of Fraser. Also available at Next.

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

4. Shine on

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)

What: Pulling out all the glamour stops, Helen dazzled in this navy sequin and bead-embellished dress by Badgley Mischka, which featured a trendy sheer mesh neckline.
Where: Woman in Gold film premiere, New York, America.
When: 30 March 2015
Get the look: This stunning sparkly dress from Coast is the most expensive in our list. While it's definitely treat-yourself special-occasion territory, it would definitely give Helen's designer look a run for its money. Davina Maxi Dress, £395, Coast.

How to dress like Helen Mirren (at a fraction of the price)


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