16:52 EST, 24 November 2012
17:54 EST, 24 November 2012
Week after week viewers have held their breath as they wait to see what outfits Nicole Scherzinger and Tulisa Contostavlos will be wearing on The X Factor.
And on Saturday’s live show it seemed the female judges had reached a tie as each took to the spotlight in leggy ensemble.
Nicole, 34, graced the stage in a fitted salmon mini-dress while 24-year-old Tulisa put her ample cleavage on show in a grey lace mullet gown.
Leveling up: On Saturday’s X Factor judges Tulisa Contostavlos and Nicole Scherzinger proved equals as they showed off their style credentials
Stylish foursome: Both Tulisa and Nicole made sure to put their toned legs on display
Both Tulisa and Nicole opted to take inspiration from the looks they wore last week.
Wearing her hair up in a futuristic quiffed ponytail, Scherzinger slipped into an origami style number by Boudicca Platform 13.
Adding drama to her get-up with dark eye shadow, Nicole accessorised with a pair of squared earrings and metallic reptile skin Crisian and McCaffrey heels.
Origami girl: Last week Nicole, 34, wore a white dress which had an intricate dress and this week opted for a salmon Boudicca number
Head to head: Tulisa and Nicole chose to wear their hair up in ponytails as they took to the spotlight in towering heels
Is the battle over? Gary Barlow looked suave in a black suit while Louis Walsh wore a velvet blazer with black shirt and trousers
Proving she is still the sexiest woman in the world, Tulisa dazzled in a her sequinned embellished dress.
Strutting along in a pair of nude coloured open toe stilettos, the Young singer matched her eyeshadow to her dress but went a little over board with her blusher.
Unlike Nicole, Tulisa slicked her hair up in a ponytail and accessorised with metal gun drop earrings.
A fan of lace: Similar to Nicole, Tulisa took inspiration from the ensemble she wore last Saturday
However, despite Tulisa’s best efforts X Factor fans took to Twitter to deliver their harsh verdicts on this week’s fashion face-off.
One user wrote: ‘Tulisa.. Not bad for once although the front of her dress needs to be longer. And that hair eughh … Still not quite there babes LOL ‘.
While another tweeted: ‘That dress doesn’t agree with Tulisa’s urban roots’.
And another message on the micro-blogging site read: ‘Nicole is looking stunning! Tulisa on the other hand.. That dress doesn’t do you any favours.’
Harsh criticism: Fans of the ITV show didn’t hold back on Twitter as they ripped into Tulisa’s outfit
Still winning: Nicole managed to just about outshine Tulisa on Saturday’s live show