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The ceremony was just the beginning – see who really looked good (and bad) as the dancing and schmoozing got underway. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg
By People Staff
Posted on August 28, 2006 at 10:00pm EDT
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The singer-heiress scores a hit with this understated-yet-glamorous beaded Diane von Furstenberg dress and quilted purse.
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With her soft curls and perfectly fitted Monique Lhuiller gown, the Sopranos star looks more like Hollywood royalty than Mob princess.
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The former Noxzema girl glows in this swingy Riser Goodwyn by Rosetta frock and Christian Louboutin pumps.
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Talk about taking the plunge! The actress, who has her own clothing line, goes deep with this sexy gown and statement earrings.
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The One Tree Hill leading lady gets seriously slinky in the ultimate little black dress by Calvin Klein.
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The handbag designer falls short with this too-sweet and unflattering baby doll dress that clashes with her glitzy sandals.
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Great hair, beautiful makeup, cute clutch, striking silhouette – just ditch the plaid for a simpler fabric and this could have been a Best!
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Did she realize these were black-tie parties and not a backyard barbecue? The actress’s busy floral sundress and chunky sandals are too casual for an Emmys bash.