Olivia Wilde is known for playing a bit of a hardass on the TV show “House” (and also for being very easily confused with Olivia Munn…I mean, come on, they’re both Olivias and they’re kind of everywhere these days).

For Allure‘s October issue, though, she softened things up a bit and went for the angelic pixie look, even boldly throwing on a wreath of flowers on her head. Here are some of our favorite shots:

[via Allure/Photos by Carter Smith]