Cheryl Cole at X Factor conference

Cheryl Cole showed off her new blonde hair at the X Factor press conference

Cheryl Cole has already set the fashion stakes high for this year's X Factor, as she attended a press conference for this year's show.

Dressed in a long-sleeved sheer check top over a bodycon bandeau dress, and eye-popping courts, the singer was every inch the glamorous talent show judge we know and love. Showing off her new blonde locks, Cheryl was all smiles as she stepped out of her car with fellow judge, Simon Cowell.

While Simon isn't much of a fashion rival for Cheryl, we wonder if anyone else on the panel will be able to match the singer's flawless style…

By Olivia Marks

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