The 2013 CMA Dresses You Have to See
It's not champagne-colored, sparkly or strapless. Are we sure this is Taylor Swift? The country cutie looks all grown up in a showstopping scarlet Elie Saab gown with delicate embroidery, plus a refined updo and her signature red lip.
Wait, is this Nashville or Old Hollywood? The star pulls out all the stops in a va-va-voom black Georges Chakra Couture bustier gown with shimmering details, plus some sophisticated jewels and Veronica Lake waves (if Veronica Lake were growing out her shaved head, that is).
The blonde member of The Band Perry selects an ivory cap-sleeve Johanna Johnson column with (what else?) sparkling floral embellishments and a big pompadour to match. No word on whether she's got cowboy boots underneath.
Rayna James – oops, we mean her real-life alter ego, Connie Britton – shows those country starlets how it's done in a formfitting, sequin black Georges Hobeika gown with a sweetheart neckline, sheer yoke and pilgrim collar. Oh, and that hair. Can't forget about the hair.
New mom's night out? With son Magnus nearly a year old, the Sugarland singer gets all glammed up and hits the town in a plunging eggshell drop-waist Naeem Khan gown with a jewel-encrusted bodice, plus a wavy chignon and sparkly studs.
Faith is one two-step away from a wardrobe malfunction in this daringly slashed ivory Lanvin gown, which comes with a metallic belt, built-in jeweled neckline and a mini-cape draped around the back.
She's gone country! The Pretty Little Liars star leaves behind Rosewood, Penn., for Nashville, performing earlier this week and hitting the CMA red carpet in a flowy shell-pink halter with an embellished yoke, plus matching shoes and long glossy waves.
Looks like someone borrowed an industrial-strength tub of hair gel from Carrie Underwood. The singer proves her commitment to the maxim, "The higher the hair, the closer to God" – not to mention "Go big or go home," as evidenced by her blinged-out Ralph Lauren Collection halter, glam drop earrings and fancy cuff.
Why is the "Whiskey" singer so happy? Is it because her Theia watercolor-print skirt is so pretty, her red lipstick is so on-point or because she's dating mega-hottie Scott Eastwood? We're going to guess it's all of the above.
Most days, she plays scheming Peggy Kenter on Nashville, but tonight she's in her other role as wife to host Brad – though she may steal some of his spotlight in this killer strapless ML Monique Lhuillier gown, covered in bronze sequins and designed to highlight every curve.
The American Idol alum may not be nominated tonight, but she's still going for the gold – at least, according to the embellished bodice of her navy Virgos Lounge gown and that super, super blonde hair she's sporting.