Astrid Leong is undeniably the most stylish character in Kevin Kwan's Crazy Rich Asians. Her taste is simply impeccable, and she’s a scene-stealer even when she doesn’t intend to be—let’s not forget that time she wore a cheongsam to the wedding of the year and still got a lot of attention!
Gemma Chan, the actress who plays Astrid in the movie, has a sense of style that can pass off as Astrid’s even off-screen. Here are some of her best outfits we spotted on Instagram to prove our point:
This trench dress by Japanese designer Hanako Maeda is too chic for words, especially because Gemma paired it with yellow pointy-toed pumps (which goes to show she's not afraid of a little color). We wouldn’t be surprised if the proverbial Astrid owned a similar piece, TBH.Continue reading below ↓
We can definitely picture Astrid wearing something like this to a dressy event. One can never go wrong with a feminine dress in a bold hue and a pair of Jimmy Choos.
Check out how Gemma showed off her gams in this cape-style suit dress by Hellessy.Continue reading below ↓
We're so in love with this plaid-on-plaid dress by Prabal Gurung. This look is quite tricky to pull off—unless you’re Gemma Chan, of course.
Gemma looks amazing in blue, and we can’t help but stare. She seems to have a penchant for Prabal Gurung pieces, too—this fashion girl also supports designers with a strong advocacy.Continue reading below ↓
Feminine and sophisticated, there’s nothing boring about this black-and-white look by Louis Vuitton. We repeat: nothing!
This Kenzo dress features a number of busy elements: bright colors, loud prints, and ruffles. But like Astrid, Gemma can wear anything with confidence and look amazing in it!Continue reading below ↓
The relaxed fit of Gemma’s Ralph Lauren suit makes it seem like she put in zero effort to get dressed but still nailed it. Also, isn't that mini Manu Atelier purse the cutest?
The hairstyle and the little white dress scream Audrey Hepburn, but swipe right and you'll spot her Huishan Zhang dress' very interesting hem detail. It's a thoughtful, modern touch.Continue reading below ↓
In case you need more proof that a play on prints is a brilliant styling trick, here's a lesson on summer dressing care of Gemma's lemony yellow Altuzzara ensemble.