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Lena Dunham Shows Off Flamboyant Red Carpet Style in Feathers & 6-Inch Heels

Lena Dunham modeled an unconventional look at the London premiere of “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood” yesterday.

The 33-year-old hit the red carpet in a sequined red and orange dress with two-tone feather trim and an asymmetrical hemline. The unique look was custom-created for the author by 16Arlington.

Lena Dunham, 16Arlington dress, feathers, sequins, jimmy Choo platform sandals, celebrity style, poses for photographers upon arrival at the UK premiere for Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, at a central London cinemaUK Premiere of Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, London, United Kingdom - 30 Jul 2019
Lena Dunham at the “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” premiere in London.
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Lena Dunham, 16Arlington dress, feathers, sequins, jimmy Choo platform sandals, celebrity style, poses for photographers upon arrival at the UK premiere for Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, at a central London cinemaUK Premiere of Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, London, United Kingdom - 30 Jul 2019, pedicure, toes
A close-up look at Lena Dunham’s sandals.
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For footwear, Dunham selected Jimmy Choo’s Liberty platform sandals. The Italian-made shoes boast an ankle strap, a chunky 6-inch heel and a leather lining and sole. They retailed for $975 on the designer’s website but are now out of stock.

Jimmy Choo Liberty platform sandals.
Jimmy Choo Liberty platform sandals.
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The Golden Globe winner completed her look with Anissa Kermiche earrings and wore her brunette locks down.

With regard to her footwear selection, Dunham got a head start on one of fall’s big trends. Platform shoes appear in many fall ’19 footwear collections for brands including Jimmy Choo, Givenchy and Giuseppe Zanotti.

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Given that the actress is known for her feminism, it’s no surprise that she selected the style. By adding lots of height and offering less restriction than a stiletto, platforms are poised to be the female empowerment shoe for fall.

Lena Dunham, 16Arlington dress, feathers, sequins, jimmy Choo platform sandals, celebrity style, poses for photographers upon arrival at the UK premiere for Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, at a central London cinemaUK Premiere of Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, London, United Kingdom - 30 Jul 2019
Lena Dunham wearing a 16Arlington dress with Jimmy Choo sandals.
CREDIT: Joel C Ryan/Shutterstock

When it comes to Dunham’s personal shoe style, the A-lister likes to mix things up, making it hard to predict what she’ll wear next. She’s known for her quirky, statement-making sartorial choices.

Flip through the gallery for more of Lena Dunham’s celebrity shoe style.

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