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30 ways to wear eyeliner

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Short of make-up inspiration for the party season? Look to the red carpet. Eyes were a major focus on the catwalks this autumn/winter, with everything from sixties style dramatic eyeliner and lashes to bold metallic eyes on show- and the stars have been experimenting with every trend going. So take a look at our round-up of the best eyeliner styles to try now - you'll need a steady hand and a good mirror...

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    Wear warm copper and gold tones around your eyes for a festive shimmer, like Scarlett Johannsson.

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    Ginnifer Goodwin pairs pastel shadow with a slick of black liner on the upper lashes.

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    Mary-Kate Olsen braves the red eyeliner trend - on her green eyes, it actually works.

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    January Jones wears two shades of green shimmery eyeliner for a futuristic effect.

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    Gwen uses blue and black liquid eyeliner to create this dramatic look. Our tip? Pair with nude lips for a softer effect.

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    Kelly Rowland's glittery green eyeliner looks great on darker skin tones.

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    For a dramatic alternative to a smoky eye, line eyes with brown liner and a brown shimmery shadow, like Clemence Poesy.

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    Emma Watson's show-stopping eye make-up is a must-try for a special event.

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    Jessica Chastain lines her eyes with shadow and a thick pencil for a retro look.

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    Ever one to experiment, Jessie J opts for a fun take on the smokey eye - eye jewels optional.

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    Evan Rachel Wood is a sixties siren with her black and white eyeliner.

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    Adele works the 'cat eye' look to perfection.

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    Channel your inner rock chick like Yasmin le Bon by lining the eyes with grey and black shadow.

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    Keira Knightley's subtle brown shadow and liner is a great work-to-evening look.

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    Try a metallic liner like Sienna Miller for a subtle shimmer.

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    Corinne Bailey Rae wears a simple black liner on top, and a sparkly purple under the eye.

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    Alexa Chung's simple eye flicks are perfect for daytime.

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    Got blue eyes like Eva Green? Try a pinky purple liner under and around the eye.

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    Abbie Cornish contours the eye with different shades of purple, finishing off with a slick of black liner at the corners.

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    Emma Stone lines all around her eye with thin black liner - and smartly keeps the rest of her make-up simple.

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    Go bold like Nicki Minaj with a thick black flick of liner and a green shadow.

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    A shimmery blue liner and pale shadow looks chic on Anna Kendrick.

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    Smudge a grey shadow under and in the corner of the eye like Nicole Richie for a touch of grungy glamour.

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    Brown eye-make up looks stunning on Amanda Seyfried's blue eyes - line the whole eye and add a shimmery shadow for a similar effect.

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    Carey Mulligan makes the classic cat eye interesting by adding gems to the upper lash-line.

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    Try lining the inner corners of your eye like Felicity Jones for a seductive evening look.

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    Tallulah Riley's orange flicks are fun for the party season - add black liner to define the eyes.

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    Who says black and blue don't mix? Olivia Wilde's eye make-up uses both to dramatic effect.

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    Dark black and brown are the perfect match for green eyed girls, like Amber le Bon.

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    Chloe Moretz wears turquoise on her upper lash-line for a playful look.