On this date (May 21st) in 1881, Clara Barton founded the Red Cross. It has become the nations premier emergency response organization and provides medical and humanitarian aid around the world. The non-profit organization is focused on preventing and relieving suffering and relies entirely on donations and community support. It is the largest supplier of blood and blood products in the United States, saving countless lives. To commemorate the founding of this charitable group in a stylish way, we’re celebrating fashionable stars who have played doctors, nurses and other forms of medics on television.
Ellen Pompeo and Ash Genial
You probably recognize Ellen Pompeo from her starring role as Meredith Grey on Grey’s Anatomy. She plays a surgical resident at a prestigious hospital, and it was the 42 year old actress’s first big role. She’s had parts in some smaller films and started in commercials. Ellen is seen here leaving an office in Los Angeles in cool, casual attire. Her shoulder bag converts to a clutch and her cute buckled boots follow the new wedge sneaker trend like the Ash Genial. These fun, basketball style wedges from Ash are the perfect casually cute shoe.
Katherine Heigl and Kate Spade Charm
Actress Katherine Heigl looks absolutely stunning at the premiere of her flick, “New Year’s Eve”. She wears a fitted lace dress paired with glam gold accessories including bow adorned pumps similar to the Kate Spade Charm. The Kate Spade pumps are excellent for evening wear and perfect for parties. Katherine got her start as a child model with Wilhelmina Agency and moved into acting as a teen. Her first big role was starring on teen hit “Roswell” about alien activity and featuring an attractive young cast. She rose to fame once again after snagging a key role on “Grey’s Anatomy” as Dr. Izzie Stevens. Her performance garnered her numerous awards.
Olivia Wilde and Steve Madden Partyy-R
Olivia Wilde looks lovely here, brightening up a neutral dress with bold pink pumps similar to the Steve Madden Partyy-R. These aptly named Steve Madden pumps are perfect for a party with their bright color and bejeweled heel. Olivia’s birth name was Oliva Jane Cockburn and she has dual citizenship in Ireland and the U.S. She comes from a family of journalists and her mother worked for t.v. program ” 60 Minutes”. Her first role was on young adult drama, “The O.C.” but she is best known for her role as Dr. Remy “Thirteen” Hadley on “House” and for being voted the world’s hottest vegan.