Compare and contrast, kittens.
Here is Cobie getting it all right:
Cobie Smulders attends the premiere of “The Avengers” during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival in NYC in a Reem Acra dress paired with a Judith Leiber clutch.
Reem Acra Spring 2011 Collection
The dress, the makeup and hair, the jewelry – it’s all working for us here. She looks smooth, polished, confident and sexy.
And here is Cobie’s evil cousin Serena, who sometimes poses as her in horrible getups just to embarrass her:
Cobie Smulders attends the premiere of “The Avengers” in Toronto in an Izmaylova dress paired with Rachel Zoe pumps.
Izmaylova Medha Dress
Oh, we’re just kidding. It’s actually Cobie!
It’s also not actually horrible, but we don’t think it really suits her at all. Okay, maybe it’s a little horrible.
Either way, no lady can make that skirt work, honey. And the matchy suede shoes make Satan laugh with triumph. Whoever did this to you was mad at you that day.
[Photo Credit: Getty, style.com, .izmaylova.co.uk]