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Is modest hottest? 4 stars who keep things under wraps

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Celebs who cover up

Looking hot and sexy doesn't necessarily mean you have to wear revealing clothes all the time. These celebrities are definitely hot, but they usually like to keep things under wraps. Let's take a look at the hottest modest stars.

Though they might wear a backless dress to an awards show every once in a while, these celebrities pride themselves in their mostly modest yet always stylish wardrobes. These ladies show that you don't have dress scandalously to be considered one of the hottest stars in the industry.

Celebs who cover up

Jessica Alba

From casual days at the park with her kids, to star-studded events on the red carpet, Jessica Alba always looks beautiful. Alba proves that you don't have to let it all hang out to be hot. Here, we see Alba out and about with her husband, Cash Warren, and their adorable young daughters, Honor and Haven.

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Celebs who cover up

Gwen Stefani

In years gone by, Gwen Stefani was always showing off her midriff, bra straps and everything else. However, over the years, her appearance has dramatically evolved. She now sports a more polished, covered up look (most of the time). No matter what she's wearing, her look is always unique and exudes originality.

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Celebs who cover up

Pippa Middleton

Her booty became famous at her sister's wedding, and Pippa Middleton has been loved ever since. Men around the world adore her, and women love her style. Even though Pippa is hot, she never reveals too much. Her modest wardrobe ranges from business-chic for workdays to sexy and sophisticated for nights out. Here, we see her walking to work in an absolutely gorgeous lace dress with a contrasting blazer and black tights.

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Celebs who cover up

Katie Holmes

Mrs. Tom Cruise might wear a low-cut gown now and again, but, by and large, her style is very modest. From boyfriend jeans and slouchy sweaters, to chic suits and heels, Katie Holmes always looks fabulous. Here, Holmes shows how to pull off a sexy style on the red carpet without looking sleazy. Even though her dress is sheer, she still looks sophisticated and ladylike.

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These fashionable celebrities show us that you don't have to wear skin-tight tops or micro-miniskirts all the time to look good. These ladies manage to find a blend of modesty and style that works perfectly.

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