Celebrity Love That Look: Who Ruled the Red Carpet? From the Emmas to J.Lo, whose fashions ruled the red carpet this year? By Kate Hogan Kate Hogan Instagram Twitter Kate Hogan is Director of Digital Specials and Features at PEOPLE. In her 14 years at the brand, she has covered everything from pets and babies to style and Sexiest Man Alive, interviewing celebrities including Céline Dion, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Chris Evans. Currently, she oversees the creation of photo galleries that complement breaking news and major PEOPLE moments like The Beautiful Issue and 100 Reasons to Love America. She has offered expert celebrity commentary on Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. Before joining PEOPLE in 2008, Kate was an editorial assistant at Morris Visitor Publications. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication and resides outside of Chicago with her husband and three kids. People Editorial Guidelines Published on November 22, 2011 06:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 06 JENNIFER LOPEZ Jason Merritt/Getty;Kevin Mazur/Wireimage;Krista Kennell/Sipa She's single ... and ready to sparkle! Though she had an emotional year, Lopez made her many red carpet appearances count, – whether she was flashing some leg at the Grammys, leading the pack at the Met Gala or greeting the royals in high style at the BAFTA Gala. 02 of 06 EMMA STONE Picturelux/UPPA/Zuma;Taylor Hill/Filmmagic;Fame One of 2011's "It" girls, Stone had plenty of time to shine on the red carpet thanks to her two big hits, The Help and Crazy, Stupid, Love. The redhead brought a touch of class to the MTV Movie Awards, sparked a colorblocking trend after wearing a peplum number to her Friends with Benefits premiere and made elegant look easy at a gala in New York. 03 of 06 GWYNETH PALTROW Steve Granitz/Wireimage; Venturelli/Wireimage; Richard Young/Startraks A cookbook, guest appearances on Glee and a grisly Contagion death scene catapulted Paltrow back into the rankings of red carpet royalty. She lit up the Oscars, worked her color streak as the face of Coach and made old Hollywood glamour look new again at the Venice Film Festival. 04 of 06 ZOË SALDANA Venturelli/Wireimage; Jason Merritt/Getty; Ethan Miller/Getty Carrying a film for the first time, the Colombiana star finally got to unleash her inner leading lady. The actress was stylish and sweet on the Cannes red carpet, then showed off her sassy side at the MTV Video Music Awards, before going full-on glam for the Latin Grammys. 05 of 06 MILA KUNIS Kyle Rover/Startraks; Jason Merritt/Getty; Kristina Nikishina/Epsilon/Getty Thanks to a breakout role in Black Swan and a lead in Friends with Benefits, Kunis turned 2011 into her moment to shine. From making a fiery statement at the SAG Awards and looking lovely in lavender at the Oscars to topping off her prima ballerina status with a frilly white frock at the film's Russian premiere, the 28-year-old actress was clearly en pointe when it came to dazzling PEOPLE.com readers. 06 of 06 EMMA WATSON Richard Young/Startraks; Jordan Strauss/Wireimage; Jon Furniss/Wireimage Sporting a refreshing pixie cut, Watson turned up the volume on her style in 2011. The Harry Potter star worked the cutout trend tastefully while receiving a style award in London, brought a pop of color to the MTV Movie Awards and swept away the competition in a full-length ball gown at the final film's London premiere.