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Kristen Stewart Shows Some Skin in J. Mendel Gown at 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Premiere (Poll)

The actress breaks out of her miniskirt mode in a long dress -- but not to worry, there's still a lot of leg on view.

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Kristen Stewart has been showing off her gorgeous long pale gams for months in all manner of micro-mini skirts. Many recent appearances -- The Tonight Show and her handprint ceremony - actually required her to wear black Spanx underneath to prevent any embarrassing Lindsay Lohan-style peekaboo paparazzi photos. 

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But at Monday night's Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 premiere, Stewart opted for an elegant long purple and black sparkly gown by J. Mendel on the black arrivals carpet.

Fittingly, it literally is a dress to die for, giving the subtle and provocative illusion of bare skin underneath the velvet and sheer panels. She also wore a Neal Lane platinum and diamond cocktail ring with a single sapphire.

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But Stewart still gave a darn good leg show thanks to the gown's thigh-high slit. And surprise, her long black hair (for her role in the action fairy tale adventure Snow White and the Huntsman) was worn up in a mock French twist.

Breaking health news: E! Online's Marc Malkin reports that Stewart suffered a painful foot injury Monday on the Snow White set but braved the premiere anyway. She signed autographs in sneakers and then slid into heels for the carpet. 

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Robert Pattinson, her on- and off-screen beau, and her BMF Taylor Lautner joined their lovely leading lady for photos. Nikki Reed also looked spectacular in a long pale green Marchesa gown, Jimmy Choo shoes, Sutra earrings, a Neil Lane ring and a Judith Leiber clutch. 

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