PHOTOS: See RHOC Season 17 Reunion Looks as Tamra Sports a First and Emily Shows Off Weight Loss, Plus Take Our Best Dressed Poll

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PHOTOS: See RHOC Season 17 Reunion Looks With Plenty of Bright Colors, Plus Tamra Sports a First and Emily Shows Off Weight Loss

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The Real Housewives of Orange County cast filmed their reunion special for season 17. And on Monday, ahead of this week’s finale episode, their looks were revealed.

As Tamra Judge, 56, sported a reunion first in a Barbie-inspired look and Emily Simpson, 47, showcased her 40-pound weight loss in a coral gown, the rest of the cast chose colorful, neon attire, which they, of course, paired with stunning glam and jewels. shared the looks of the RHOC cast on September 26.

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Taylor Armstrong

Taylor Armstrong RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Series “friend” Taylor Armstrong, 52, was going for a “colorful rainbow-chic” style with her off-shoulder, blue, yellow, and coral ombre Beachside Bunny dress and equally vibrant heels from Christian Dior.

Taylor also wanted to showcase her all-new persona, “the new Taylor,” featuring short hair and fringed bangs, and she topped it all off with silver nails and Oscar de la Renta jewelry.

Jennifer Pedranti

Jennifer Pedranti RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Newest cast member Jennifer Pedranti, 46, chose a blue, mini-dress, with pleated sleeves from Alex Perry, blue strappy heels by Andrea Wazen, and Bella Sophia Jewels as she plotted a “sleek, hot, batty moment.”

She also sported a blue chrome ombré manicure and hair styled by Kim Dow.

Gina Kirschenheiter

Gina Kirschenheiter RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Gina Kirschenheiter, 39, who recently described the reunion as “explosive,” wore a lime-green, mini-dress from David Koma as she zoned in on a “futuristic beach vibe.”

“It’s super modern, it’s definitely edgy,” she shared with

She also showcased a pair of black heels with crystal-embellished straps from Amina Muaddi, teardrop earrings from Sashi, and iridescent light blue nails.

Emily Simpson

Emily Simpson RHOC Season 17 Reunion

As she put her Ozempic-prompted weight loss on display, Emily kept things “simple” in a coral Zhivago dress, strappy gold Jimmy Choo heels, and emerald earrings.

“I’ve lost weight, like 40 pounds,” she explained to “I definitely wanted a dress that showed off that I’ve been working really hard.”

Shannon Beador

Shannon Beador RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Shannon Beador, 59, channeled her lemon-based brand in a canary-colored dress from Giuseppe di Morabito via MyTheresa, topping off the look with beachy waves and orange and pink makeup.

According to Shannon, this was a style she’d “never worn before,” and a “pretty cool dress.”

Heather Dubrow

Heather Dubrow RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Heather Dubrow, 54, sported a “classic Heather” look in a black cutout Chiara Boni dress with black strappy Gianvito Rossi heels, Martin Kats jewelry, and white nails from Sugar Nails.

“I wanted to feel like me,” she shared with

Tamra Judge

Tamra Judge RHOC Season 17 Reunion

Tamra, who returned to the show last year for season 17 after taking a couple of seasons off, came “in as Barbie.”

“I’ve never worn a long dress to the reunion. The slit’s all the way up to my hip, so… I only had to tan one leg,” she laughed.

After selecting a dress from Nookie, Tamra paired the gown with strappy Tom Ford heels, Melinda Maria jewelry, and a gold Cartier bracelet from Eddie Judge, 50.

Part one of The Real Housewives of Orange County season 17 reunion airs next Wednesday, October 4, at 8/7c on Bravo.