Kerry Washington’s Polka Dot Dress with Thigh-High Slit Steals the Show at Latest Outing

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Kerry Washington just proved that black and white outfits don’t have to be boring.

Over the weekend, the School for Good and Evil actress attended the star-studded Baby2Baby Gala in Los Angeles. Washington stepped out in a patterned dress by fashion designer Sergio Hudson, and we can’t take our eyes off her stunning ensemble.

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The polka dot gown featured a semi-sweetheart neckline and a leg slit that almost stole the show. If the outfit looked familiar, it’s probably because it was included in Hudson’s fall 2022 ready-to-wear presentation during New York Fashion Week.

Washington accessorized the look with dainty hoops, a diamond necklace and black strappy stilettos. She styled her hair in a slicked ‘do. She opted for a soft glam look, featuring rosy blush, pink lip gloss and shimmery eye shadow.

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Washington’s attendance at the annual event shouldn’t come as a huge surprise because she previously received Baby2Baby’s Giving Tree Award. While Kim Kardashian won this year’s award, other former recipients include Jessica Alba, Drew Barrymore and Jennifer Garner.

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This isn’t the first time Washington has worn a dress that was designed by Hudson. Back in March, she rocked a sleeveless peach dress by the designer at the 2022 Producers Guild of America Awards.

One thing’s for sure: Washington deserves all the sartorial praise.

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