There’s no doubt that TV and movie characters always look flawless thanks to their team of stylists. But what really draws us to our favorite characters’ is how they express their style, rock it with pride, embrace signature looks, and live effortlessly in bold outfits. We look up to those women for how their wardrobe enhances their personality… and, of course, because we’d like to steal their style! This weekend, we asked our Instagram followers to vote on which of our favorite leading ladies closets they’d want to raid – and the results are in! Read on to see who won, and nab some closet-able inspiration for yourself.
Leslie Knope (Parks and Rec) or Mindy Lahiri (The Mindy Project)?
The Winner Is: Mindy Lahiri (84%)
Mindy’s bold, colorful, and “nothing is off-limits” style won the hearts of our Instagram voters. Mindy’s character has no problem with daytime sequins, mixing neon colors, and takes workwear to new funky heights. If you’re ready to pull inspiration from this style icon, try the following looks.
If you loved (one of several of) Mindy’s lemon dresses, try:
If you loved Mindy’s bold, blue blazer, try:
If you loved Mindy’s vintage rose dress, try:
Marnie Michaels (GIRLS) or Carrie Bradshaw (Sex and the City)?
The Winner Is: Carrie Bradshaw (66%)
“I like my money right where I can see it… hanging in my closet.” – Carrie Bradshaw. Our Instagram followers chose Carrie’s closet to raid. Carrie’s style is iconic, over-the-top, and is filled with statement pieces and bold accessories. If you’re ready to pull inspiration from this style icon, try the following looks.
If you liked Carrie’s take on bold stripes, try:
If you liked Carrie’s sweet and flirty shirtdress, try:
If you liked Carrie’s ruffled, floral, cold shoulder, try:
Elle Woods (Legally Blonde) or Olivia Pope (Scandal)?
The Winner Is: Olivia Pope (71%)
Olivia’s distinct style is the envy of the internet (our Instagram voters, being no exception), so much so that her costume designer was urged to join Twitter to give style advice. Modern lines, tailored blazers, and just a hint of the feminine – Olivia Pope is “power boss” goals. If you’re ready to pull inspiration from this style icon, try the following looks.
If you loved Olivia’s plaid cape, try:
If you loved Olivia’s draped, cream coat, try:
If you loved Olivia’s cape blazer, try:
Wilhelmina Slater (Ugly Betty) or Miranda Priestly (The Devil Wears Prada)?
The Winner Is: Miranda Priestly (82%)
Voting to raid Miranda Priestly’s closet is no surprise – or we could dryly say “groundbreaking”. She’s a powerhouse dresser: clean, sharp, and no nonsense, yet incredibly chic. If you’re ready to pull inspiration from this style icon, try the following looks.
If you liked Miranda’s embellished, tweed jacket, try:
If you like Miranda’s clean, minimalistic eggplant look, try:
If you liked Miranda’s iconic pinstripe jacket, try:
Cher Horowitz (Clueless) or Hilary Banks (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air)?
The Winner Is: Cher Horowitz (53%)
You know we all wanted Cher’s endless, virtual closet (… wait a second, that’s sounds familiar!), to put together our perfect looks. Cher’s aesthetic mix of school uniform and business chic has made her one of the most recognizable fashionistas of the TV / film age. If you’re ready to pull inspiration from this style icon, try the following looks.
If you loved Cher’s all red plaid ensemble, try:
If you loved Cher’s longline boyfriend cardigan, try:
If you liked Cher’s classic white button down layering, try:
Did we miss any of your favorites? Sound off in the comments below, and let us know whose closet you’re dying to raid. And to curate your own, screen-worthy, endless wardrobe, try Gwynnie Bee, one month free, today.