This series the competition has been tough on the X Factor, and we’re not just talking about the singing. Dannii Minogue and Cheryl Cole have been battling it out for style success each week.
The lucky judges have been dazzling audiences with their beautiful designer dresses, from Victoria Beckham creations with Sergio Rossi heels to Carla Zanpatti, Pucci and Roberto Cavalli designs with killer Laboutins. These ladies know their fashion a-z.
However, despite being celebrated as a fashion icon Cheryl told journalists at yesterday’s press conference: “For me it’s not a catwalk show it’s a talent show and it’s about them and I get more excited about what they’re going to wear.”
The papers may be full of stories of rivalry between the two female judges however the Promise This singer went on to admit: “I have to say I have a huge amount of admiration for Dannii this year, just having a baby.”
She paused before revealing: “She’s literally breastfeeding one minute and we’re going out the next!” clearly impressed that new mum Dannii can juggle motherhood alongside the pressures of working on such a high profile show.
She added: “I think she looks absolutely incredible. She is a gorgeous woman so I admire her a lot.”
Dannii, looking stunning in a skin-tight scarlet dress and lipstick blushed and looked embarrassed, turning almost the colour of her outfit.
Laughing off her embarrassment she said: “I think the fashion side of it’s really fun. Cheryl and I love our wardrobes, it’s always fun getting dressed up for an event and it certainly feels like an event every weekend when we come to work.”
She continued: “Our job is to do the best for our contestants, but why not make a show of it? It has been a real laugh.”
As well as starring alongside Twiggy in the Marks and Spencer’s Christmas ads the beautiful Australian judge launched her own fashion line, Project D, in April this year.
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