The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards are going down right now! We’re seeing loads of embellishment, sweetheart necklines, rich textures, and strapless silhouettes ruling the red carpet.
Let’s get into the night’s ensembles, shall we?
Kerry Washington was the hottest mommy-to-be ever, sizzling in a custom Brandon Maxwell cutout gown.
Padma Lakshmi dropped more than a few jaws in a silver long-sleeve, sequin embellished Naeem Khan gown. Easily one of the night’s best dressed!
The highest paid actress in TV, Sofia Vergara, looked like a few million bucks in a one-shoulder embellished Versace gown.
Viola Davis’s husband matched his bow tie to her Marchesa gown in the same shade. Could they be any cuter?
Taraji P. Henson was a ray of sunshine in a yellow Vera Wang gown. This is her color!
Laverne Cox was gilded in a gold, sheer beaded Naeem Khan gown. Positively regal.
Tracee Ellis Ross never disappoints on the red carpet. Her one-shoulder, cutout Ralph Lauren gown looks Emmy Award-winning worthy, doesn’t it?
Angela Bassett went bold in a chartreuse cape gown by Christian Siriano. Take notes ladies and gents! This is how you rock a red carpet.
Yara Shahidi was ethereal in a white and gold Clara Rotescu dress. This was delightful.
A Nina Garcia sighting at an awards show is rare, but always welcome. A long-sleeve, floral embroidered Valentino gown was her choice for the evening.
Emily Ratajkowksi certainly turned a few heads in a navy Zac Posen gown. She’s always flawless!
Priyanka Chopra was red hot in a pleated design with an artfully cutout bodice. Werk Priyanka! I can’t wait for Quantico’s return.
Regina King was pretty in pink, slipping on a strapless Elizabeth Kennedy gown in the rosy hue. Simply stunning.
Emilia Clarke was the epitome of chic in a blush strapless, embellished Atelier Versace column gown.
Ariel Winter went glam in a crystal-encrusted Yousef Al-Jasmi dress. I loved this!
Tori Kelly channeled old Hollywood glamour in a black strapless velvet Paule Ka gown. This is definitely her best look ever.
America Ferrera shimmered and sparkled in a black Jenny Packham sequin gown and red earrings for a pop of color. Pretty!
Niecy Nash was a vision in a white strapless Christian Siriano gown with a dramatic, trained back. She’s never looked better.
Porsha Williams wore a long-sleeve illusion Jiki Monte Carlo jumpsuit with a sheer panel bodice and bow-detailing. This wasn’t my favorite look from her, though there’s no denying Porsha’s a beauty!
E! News Correspondent Zuri Hall skewed sultry in a curve-hugging black gown with a plunging neckline and thigh bone-high slit.
Liz Hernandez showcased her curves in a strapless, curve-hugging gown with a crystal-embellished choker. I always love her simple and chic style.
Trevor Jackson repped for the fellas in a contrast lapel velvet tux. So dapper and unexpected!
Lilliana Vazquez chose a strapless floral jacquard mermaid gown with a sweetheart neckline by Michael Costello. Gorgeous, no?
Shiri Appleby was a blue dream in a sequin DVF stunner with a low-cut neckline. Hot!
Sarah Hyland tipped her proverbial hat to the last days of Summer in a strapless floral, embroidered top and black skinny trousers by Monique Lhuillier.
Va-va-voom was the best word to describe Trace Lysette’s figure-skimming gown with a sweetheart neckline and front slit.
Neve Campbell hasn’t aged a day since the 90’s! She served up dark romance in a black strapless gown with a lace-accented bodice.
An awards show isn’t complete without a star in Zuhair Murad. Kristen Bell donned one of the brand’s gowns—the literal belle of the ball in a floral printed beauty.
Few make a red carpet gown like Oscar de la Renta. And few can carry off a high-fashion design like Michelle Dockery. The fashion powerhouses combined forces, with the actress slipping on a black and white, ruffle-detailed confection from the fashion house. This was fabulous.
Mandy Moore is coming back to our TV screens! Her tangerine Jason Wu with cascading ruffles was simultaneously fun and elegant.
Claire Danes charmed in a gold sequin Schiaparelli number.
A Givenchy moment was bound to happen and Kirsten Dunst was the one to do it! Her beaded black Givenchy gown was a total win.
Flesh was on the agenda for Heidi Klum in a Michael Kors Collection custom white diamond pavé silk-crepe cutout gown.
Sarah Paulson picked up the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story! Both her award and her Prada dress definitely made more than a few women green with envy.
Who had your favorite look at the awards show? Stay tuned as we update with all of the night’s looks!