Amanda Seyfried’s Suit Came Up Short

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 31:  (UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS OUT) Amanda Seyfried attends the UK premiere of 'In Time' at The Curzon Mayfair on October 31, 2011 in London, United Kingdom.  (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
Amanda Seyfried. Photo: Dave Hogan/2011 Getty Images

Amanda Seyfried attended the London premiere of her new movie, In Time, today, wearing a bright-blue tailored short suit accented with black trim. She paired it with a black button-down shirt and added black heels, and kept her hair and makeup simple.

While short suits were a clear trend on the spring 2012 runways, are they too casual for the red carpet? Or are they a refreshing alternative to fussy dresses?