Style Evolution: Dawn Yeoh

Happy birthday, Dawn! The newly minted 31-year-old has come a LONG way from her cutesy clothes of yore.

Style evolution: Dawn Yeoh
04 May 2017

Style evolution: Dawn Yeoh

Happy birthday, Dawn! The artiste, who turns 31 today, has cycled through a number of fashion trends over the past decade: from kawaii ruffles to preppy prints to designer digs, Dawn has tried them all -- and that's not even including some of the over-the-top outfits she's worn on TV. 

Keep reading to see some of Dawn's most iconic looks over the years!

Book event (2006)
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Book event (2006)

Remember when bobs had tails? We don’t envy the amount of time Dawn probably spent with her hair straightener to make them perfectly silky. 

2006
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2006

Side-swept bangs ON FLEEK. 

Never Say Die conference (2006)
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Never Say Die conference (2006)

Between her Sanrio bling, pairing suede boots with a skirt, and wearing an argyle sweater-vest as a shirt, Dawn was perfectly on-trend for the mid-aughts. 

Yours Always (2006)
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Yours Always (2006)

Dawn sure liked that Hello Kitty charm necklace. 

25th Drama Anniversary event (2007)
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25th Drama Anniversary event (2007)

We never thought we’d see Mediacorp’s resident kawaii princess channel rock chick Avril Lavigne. Guess there’s a punkish side to Dawn after all.

The Princesses and the Dude (2007)
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The Princesses and the Dude (2007)

Dawn channeled her otaku side by dressing in cutesy regalia for The Princess & the Dude

Honour and Passion (2007)
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Honour and Passion (2007)

Ah, 2007, when belts served merely an aesthetic purpose. 

Honour and Passion (2007)
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Honour and Passion (2007)

…as did headbands. 

Honour and Passion press conference (2007)
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Honour and Passion press conference (2007)

Hey Dawn, the 80s called and they want their side pony back. 

Star Awards 2007 Show 2
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Star Awards 2007 Show 2

Dawn served up an anime girl-inspired look for the red carpet. 

The Dream Catchers (2009)
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The Dream Catchers (2009)

Just when we thought Dawn’s Harajuku outfit from The Princess & the Dude was daring, someone had to dress her in this “sexy Pokéball” costume.  

The Dream Catchers (2009)
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The Dream Catchers (2009)

Oh, Dawn. We hope you treated yourself with a hair mask after filming this scene. 

2010
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2010

While this red dress fits right in with today's off-shoulder fad, those lace and gingham strips at the bottom should stay firmly in 2010. 

30th Drama Anniversary event (2012)
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30th Drama Anniversary event (2012)

Considering all the sweet and girly looks Dawn donned in the past, this grown-up black and gold number by Keith Png is a breath of fresh air and grown up look for the actress. 

The Dream Makers lensing ceremony (2013)
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The Dream Makers lensing ceremony (2013)

Who says denim shorts are for lazy dress-down weekends? Dawn oozes casual chic in her daisy dukes, red blazer and boots at The Dream Makers lensing ceremony.

Longchamp event (2014)
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Longchamp event (2014)

Dawn art deco-inspired dress from Miss Selfridge perfectly complemented her Longchamp bag’s neutral finish. 

Photo: Dawn Yeoh's Facebook

Wicked gala night (2016)
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Wicked gala night (2016)

Dawn looked “wickedly” pretty in a sequined dress from H&M and gravity-defying heels from Karen Millen.

Photo: Dawn Yeoh's Facebook

Victoria’s Secret store opening (2017)
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Victoria’s Secret store opening (2017)

We’re not sure if Dawn came from the gym or that she just really loves the athleisure trend but she looks a little out of place wearing a sports bra, mesh top and workout tights to a lingerie store opening.

More in this series: 
Style Evolution: Fiona Xie
Style Evolution: Julie Tan 
Style Evolution: Jesseca Liu

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