Carey Mulligan's Style Evolution

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Since hitting the big time with the lead role in An Education back in 2009, 25-year-old Carey Mulligan has rarely been out of the style pages. Wearing names from Bottega Veneta to Prada, we've watched as the young actress has discovered her personal style and sparked a major hair trend with her 60s pixie hairstyle. Take a look at her style evolution below.

  • November 2007

    Looking fresh-faced in a green and black ensemble at the British Independent Film Awards

  • February 2009

    Earning her style stripes in a mustard-hewed cropped sleeve shift for the 59th Berlin Film Festival - and sporting the beginnings of the hairstyle that would spark a thousand copycats

  • August 2009

    Brightening up the New York premiere of Vogue documentary The September Issue in a floral dress by Thakoon

  • January 2009

    Adding a touch of hippy chick to her floor-skimming Nina Ricci with a cute headband at the 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards

  • February 2010

    In silk printed Prada at the 25th Santa Barbara International Film Festival

  • February 2010

    As her star rose, Carey ditched the brunette look in favour of stricking blonde. Here she wears Vionnet at the The Orange British Academy Film Awards

  • March 2010

    Channeling the 1950s in sunshine yellow Bottega Veneta at the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection Event in Hollywood

  • October 2010

    Proving she's not adverse to making a style statement, Carey wore this off-beat Vionnet maxi dress to the London premiere of Never Let Me Go

  • November 2010

    Looking fierce in a black-sequinned Chanel dress and shrug at the 7th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards in New York

  • January 2011

    Looking lovely in prim, purple Prada at the 2011 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala - and with her pixie crop starting to grow out.