Lena Dunham's Sister Grace Compares the Actress' Emmys Prada Dress to a Delia's Catalogue Look

Celebrity Style Sep. 23, 2013 AT 6:30PM
Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham arrives at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. Credit: Scott Kirkland/Invision for Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images

Only a sister could come up with a line that's so deliciously snide, wonderfully spot-on, yet totally endearing all at once. Lena Dunham took to Twitter to share her younger sibling's critique of her Emmys 2013 dress — a voluminous bright teal Prada gown featuring an orange flower print -- and it's pretty apparent that humor runs in the family.

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" 'It's like the Delia's catalogue made a red carpet dress!' - my sister giving me the truest compliment when I showed her my Emmy look #joy" the Girls creator and star, 27, tweeted of her little sis Grace's hilarious quip. (dELiA*s is a teen fashion catalogue, known for inexpensive trendy items, which launched in the early 1990s; Grace, 21, had a memorable role as her smart, sardonic sister in Lena's first feature film Tiny Furniture, which also starred their mom, artist Laurie Simmons.)

Grace Dunham and Lena Dunham
Grace Dunham and Lena Dunham
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The colorful, statement-making frock has already made several worst-dressed lists, but the HBO star did manage to make it onto at least one best-dressed list, and it's one that matters — Vogue's! The fashion bible put her edgy look on their most stylish at the Emmys list!

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