2017 Emmy Awards: The Good Stuff

This was a really good red carpet– take a look at my best dressed picks below.

Best Dressed: Emmy Rossum in Zac Posen

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Emmy (fittingly) takes the prize for Best Dressed of the night. I love everything about this- it’s glamorous and well styled, with flawless makeup and stunning jewels. It’s the gown I would wear given the opportunity.

Best Dressed, Runner Up: Tessa Thompson in Rosie Assoulin

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Easy choice for Best Dressed runner up. This dress is a joy- fun, unique, shiny, and twirl-able. Absolutely stellar.

Stranger Things Kids in (L to R) Prada, Balmain, Ted Baker, and Garcon Couture

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Whoever is styling these kids is doing A+ work. How adorable are they!?

Lea Michele in Elie Saab

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This is the best she’s ever looked. Gorgeous color, detail, and fit.

Gugu Mbatha Raw in Hugo Boss

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I love the iridescence of this otherwise simple look.

Shannon Purser in Sachin and Babi

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Not surprised this is custom—it’s youthful, lovely and fits her personality beautifully.

Jaimie Alexander in Naeem Khan

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My favorite Naeem of the night. This is interesting in a really beautiful way and well styled.

Hilaria Baldwin in Badgley Miscka

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I’m a sucker for a good flora ballgown, and this one is lovely.

Julianne Hough in Marchesa

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Perhaps the best she’s ever looked, and one of the best Marchesa’s on the red carpet in a long time. This one came straight off the runway from NYFW.

Chrissy Metz in Lela Rose

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This is proof positive that designers can and should reach outside their comfort zone and design looks for people who aren’t a sample size. This is her most successful look to date, and a win for Lela Rose.

Julie Bowen in Alberta Ferretti

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This is another designer I would like to see more on red carpets. Very elegant.

Gillian Anderson in Sophia Kah

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I’d never heard of this designer before, but I love the burgundy velvet and there’s some really lovely lace detailing over an open back.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead in Armani Prive

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Simply glamorous, with lovely little details to make it interesting.

Anna Chlumsky in Sachin and Babi

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What a revelation! This is by far the best she’s ever looked on a red carpet. Hard to believe this is the same woman who wore a brocade sack to last years’ ceremony.

Yara Shahidi in Prada

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Yara takes a lot of risks, but sometimes you need a simple princess moment. One of the better Prada’s I’ve seen in a while

Mandy Moore in Carolina Herrera

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Always love seeing one of my favorite designers on the red carpet! Mandy has had some misses lately, but this is solidly great.

Thandie Newton in Jason Wu

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Sometimes less is more. This is simple and lovely.

Laura Dern in Proenza Schuler

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This was one was polarizing, but I really like it. The runway version had a lot more cutouts in the bodice, which I’m glad she chose to modify.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Custom Carolina Herrera

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Gorgeous dress to make well deserved history in.

Nicole Kidman in Calvin Klein

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I love everything here except for the pink shoes, and the fact that she refuses to dye her hair back to Moulin Rouge red.

Zoe Kravitz in Dior

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This rainbow gown suffers by comparison with Tessa’s but the feathering is a lovely effect and this is a lot better than many of the other Dior’s we’ve seen recently.

Alexis Bledel in Armani Prive

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Unfortunately, this is so much better than what she wore to win her statue at the Creative Arts Emmy’s. Better late than never. Love this!

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