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Star style on a budget: Lena Headey

"Game of Thrones" actress Lena Headey is nothing like her evil character Cersei, but she dresses as fierce and powerful as her. Lena Headey wore a strapless black Dolce & Gabbana dress at the Los Angeles premiere of "300: Rise of an Empire". The actress was sexy, fierce, and stunning, just like Cersei.

Subtly Striking Dress from ModCloth.com, $76.99.
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Lena Headey in Dolce and Gabbana.
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A strapless black dress doesn't have to be boring. Look for a dress that has some element of detail to it similar to the jacquard detail on the Dolce & Gabbana frock worn by Lena Headey. The Subtly Striking Dress for $76.99 from ModCloth.com is a grand choice. This strapless black dress features a delicate mesh overlay, a ruched strapless bodice, and charming dot detail all over the dress. It stands out in a lovely and fun way. Black heels will go great with this look, but look for a pair of heels that have some detail on them. The glitzy sunburst faux nubuck pumps for $24.93 for GoJane.com are a funky choice for your look. These classically shaped pumps are in a smooth faux nubuck material with a rounded toe. The highlight of the pumps are the glittery metallic base that have cut-outs shaped like sun rays on the heel. You'll also love the 5.25 inch heel! Your jewelry will only further enhance this great look. Go as big and bold as you want with it! The cross ring with rhinestones and enamel with black and silver detail for $4.99 from Girl Props.com really gives the look a Gothic edge. Meanwhile, the wide graduated cuff with stiffened chain in silver for $9.99 from Girl Props.com is a bold piece on your arm. It will really stand out! Lastly, these fringe earrings in black for $9.99 from Girl Props.com are so funky and off-beat that they add some playfulness to your look. Put it all together and you've taken a black dress and made it 100% more exciting!

The grand total of this look is $126.89. That's a bargain for this glamorous yet quirky look! Show off the different sides of your personality in this look. Little black dresses don't have to be boring!

*The photo slideshow for this article will include pictures of star style on a budget*