10 Fashion Lessons We Can Learn From 'Dancing With the Stars'


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Feathers Fly
Jennifer Grey would really stand out on "Good Morning America" if she'd worn some feathers!
Jennifer Grey would really stand out on "Good Morning America" if she'd worn some feathers!
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There's a reason that feather boas have long since gone out of fashion. They're insanely hot to wear -- and extremely messy. We have pets that shed; we don't need dander flying off our clothes, too.

Besides, it's tough to pull off the look. Whether you're rocking a boa or an outfit that's adorned with feathers, we really think they're better left to poultry and other fowl. "DWTS" contestants dare to sport feather-enhanced costumes; however, their top-tier designers glue each and every one on individually, effectively minimizing unsightly stage messes.

If you really want to add pizzazz to your outfit, either relegate the feathers to a small hair clip, or ditch them altogether in favor of faux crystals or sequins, which are more likely to stay put.