Boyfriend-girlfriend singing duo Alex and Sierra won the 2013 ‘The X Factor’ competition. Simon Cowell mentored them during their time on the show, and they released their debut album, “It’s About Us,” in October 2014.
Kelly Rowland wore a crystal-embellished leather top paired with an asymmetrical gathered skirt by Balmain at ‘The X Factor’ Season 3 Finale at CBS Studios in Los Angeles on December 20, 2013 (Credit: FayesVision / WENN / Paul Hebert)
Wearing a crystal-embellished leather top with an asymmetrical gathered skirt by Balmain paired with black diamond chandelier earrings and numerous diamond bracelets by Lorraine Schwartz and Ofira, fashion critics criticized Kelly for overdressing.
Do you think Kelly should have toned down her outfit a little bit?
Kelly Rowland’s bold fashion choice stirred up some controversy, with fashion critics accusing her of overdressing (Credit: FayesVision / WENN / Paul Hebert)
The then-32-year-old American singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality completed the outfit with a pair of Anthony Vaccarello “Abisko” sandals featuring narrow toe straps, spike hardware at the front of the ankle straps, grommet accents at the back, and tonal covered stiletto heels.
Kelly Rowland shows off her “God’s Gift” foot tattoo in Anthony Vaccarello “Abisko” sandals (Credit: FayesVision / WENN / Paul Hebert)
Her shoes by Anthony Vaccarello are no longer available online.
Anthony Vaccarello “Abisko” Sandals, $700
One month earlier, we spotted Kelly and her fellow judges at ‘The X Factor’ Finalists Party in Beverly Hills.
Kelly Rowland styled black Gianvito Rossi PVC-and-suede pumps with matching ankle-tie wool-blend tailored pants (Credit: FayesVision / WENN / Paul Hebert)
She styled a pair of Gianvito Rossi PVC-and-suede pumps featuring black suede cap toes and 115 mm heels with ankle-tie wool-blend tailored trousers and a black crop top.
The ensemble was accessorized with jewelry from Lorraine Schwartz and Jacquie Aiche.
Kelly Rowland rocks a black crop top at FOX’s ‘The X Factor’ Season 3 Finalists Party held at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills on November 5, 2013 (Credit: FayesVision / WENN / Paul Hebert)
Which of the two outfits do you like better?