You may have heard there's a wedding tomorrow. And as such, Anglomania has swept the world. The kickoff of BritWeek at the British Consul General's house in L.A. was a bigger deal than usual โ€” and even brought out a few Brits.

American Idol singer Haley Reinhart goes as American as apple pie in this BBQ-ready frock.

Julia Ormond, meanwhile, brings a dash of classic French chic.


Zandra Rhodes totally steals the show in a getup worthy of some kind of benign sorceress.

Daniel Bedingfield goes all 90's London-fashion on us in mixed plaids.


Patricia Heaton, kind of in nanny-drag for the occasion. (I'm thinking of the parade of applicants Mary Poppins blows away. Literally.)

Lady Victoria Hervey will come to the opening of an envelope, seemingly โ€” in something slinky โ€” so obviously she's at BritWeek, in her bodycon best.


Jacqueline Bisset is crisp and cool in a kurti. Dare one use the word..."Class?"


I'm kind of over animal-print, but like that Lousie Griffiths goes all out โ€” cheetah and bling and full-length.

What? Some people like their dresses to evoke creeping fungus.