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Emmy Awards Fashion: All Black Everything

Emmy Awards Fashion: All Black Everything
Let’s cut to the chase, Evan Rachel Wood rocked my world tonight. ERW’s beaded black Elie Saab fall 2011 ready-to-wear gown was perfection for the 24-year-old “Mildred Pierce” star. She was the picture of old Hollywood glamour from her pinned waves, her dramatic make-up, the glamorous silhouette of the gown and the train that glided across the carpet as she moved. I more than loved it.

“True Blood” actress Anna Paquin skipped the red carpet and I only saw her behind a microphone stand briefly during the ceremony, so it wasn’t until the HBO after-party that I got to take in all that was her Alexander McQueen gown. I expected her to wear a McQueen design as she’s a huge fan and I wasn’t let down with the gorgeous gold embellishments at the halter straps and waistline that captured the black silk draped front and sleek skirt. Anna carried a matching McQueen skill clutch and wore Van Cleef & Arpels jewels.

Maria Menounos was a nice surprise when she arrived for red carpet coverage duty. The TV personality wore a sleek sleeveless black sequined gown from Emanuel Ungaro‘s fall 2011 ready-to-wear collection. It was simple yet dazzling.

English actress Lena Headey wore such an unconventional look tonight and I commend her for it! The “Game of Thrones” actress wore a longsleeve Alessandra Rich black gown which she saved from being dreary by adding a blast of color with hot pink calf hair “Maniac” pumps by Brian Atwood. Way to switch it up!

Emmy Awards Fashion: All Black Everything

Kaley Cuoco (far left) and Aimee Teegarden (far right) both wore one shouldered black asymmetric dresses by Romona Keveza. Kaley spiced up her spring 2010 dress with a red clutch and double platform peep toe Giuseppe Zanotti satin pumps. Aimee kept her look all black with a Judith Leiber satin clutch embellished with Swarovski crystals but also selected satin platforms by Giuseppe Zanotti.

Jenna Ushkowitz was one of the last people I saw tonight, I had been waiting to see her look and was thinking she had skipped the carpet. I’m glad I didn’t miss the “Glee” actress in a black and white asymmetric Ghadah Paris gown. Jenna completed her look with Casadei shoes, a Judith Leiber clutch and Brumani jewels.

Jenna’s co-star Naya Rivera also wore one of the most popular colors of the night wearing an origami-styled gown by Lloyd Klein. The look was okay for her, but I guess I just expected more.

 

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