The Most Popular Trends on the 2020 Golden Globes Red Carpet

They should hand out trophies for the gown, jewelry and beauty trends that were the night's clear winners

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Red Hot

golden globe trends: red- nicole kidman, scarlett johansson, lauren graham, olivia colman
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These ladies (Nicole Kidman in Atelier Versace, Scarlett Johansson in Vera Wang Collection, Lauren Graham and Olivia Coleman in Emilia Wickstead) didn't all just wear matching fiery hues, they also chose dresses that had trains, ruffles or puff sleeves that took the look from hot to scorching.

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Better from the Back

golden globes 2020 trends; sexy backs: saoirse ronan, naomi watts, cate blanchett, gillian anderson
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Whether showing off bow detailing or a cape, necklace or nothing at all, these dresses each deserved another look as Saoirse Ronan (in Celine by Hedi Slimane), Naomi Watts (in Armani Privé and Tabayer earrings), Cate Blanchett (in Mary Katrantzou) and Gillian Anderson walked away.

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Puff Sleeves

golden globe trends: puff sleeves- kaitlyn dever, Jodie Comer , bel powley, dakota fanning
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Blame Little Women? This season, strong Victorian-style shoulders were super in-demand thanks to these rounded, ruffled designs seen on Kaitlyn Dever, Jodie Comer (in Mary Katrantzou), Bel Powley (in Miu Miu) and Dakota Fanning (in Dior Haute Couture).

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Blend-in Belts

golden globes trends- belts; gugu, charlize, lucy boynton, lauren graham, jennifer aniston
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At first glance it may seem like Gugu Mbatha-Raw (in Gucci), Charlize Theron (in Dior Haute Couture), Lucy Boynton (in Louis Vuitton), Lauren Graham (in red) and Jennifer Aniston's (in Dior Haute Couture) dresses have nothing in common, but if you look closely, each are styled with a belt that subtly blends into their design.

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Soft Suits

golden globe trends; velvet tuxes, ansel, mark duplass, seacrest, tony shaloub, chris evans
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Some of the most dapper dudes on the carpet all got the same memo — velvet is in this season. Ansel Elgort chose navy Tom Ford, Mark Duplass wore a brown look from Strong Suit, Ryan Seacrest went with a blue-green option, Tony Shalhoub wore a double-breasted jacket and Chris Evans arrived in a burgundy corduroy Isaia suit.

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Festive Hair Accessories

golden globes trends- hair-accessories: lucy boynton, rooney mara, Beanie Feldstein
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Lucy Boynton's hair pin, Rooney Mara's Givenchy flower crystal headband and Beanie Feldstein's BaubleBar headband (which is available for just $42!) each perfectly complement their silver, black lace and midnight blue gowns (respectively).

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Black & White

golden globe trends: black and white: zoe kravitz, greta gerwig, joey king, rachel weisz
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Zoë Kravitz (in Saint Laurent), Greta Gerwig (in Proenza Schouler), Joey King (in Iris Van Herpen) and Rachel Weisz (in Tom Ford) know that great style is sometimes as simple as black and white.

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Blunt Bobs

golden globes trends- blunt bobs; greta gerwig, reese witherspoon, zoey deutch
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The most talked-about stars on the carpet (Greta Gerwig, Reese Witherspoon and Zoey Deutch) had the most popular hairstyle of the night — short straight strands tucked behind their ears.

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Rounded Necklines

golden globes trends- rounded necklines; nicole kidman, renee zelwegger, ana de armas, margot robbie
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Nicole Kidman (in Versace), Renée Zellweger (in Armani Privé), Ana de Armas (in Ralph & Russo) and Margot Robbie (in Chanel) all landed on our best dressed list, in part, thanks to their dress's elegant arched necklines.

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Statement Necklaces

golden globes trends- double strand necklaces; jennifer aniston, jlo, gwyneth paltrow
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These stars doubled up on the fun when it came to their jewels. Jennifer Aniston wore over 68 carats worth of diamonds in her double-strand vintage 1950s Cartier necklace from Fred Leighton. Jennifer Lopez's Harry Winston choker interlinks 21 emeralds and 56 diamonds. And Gwyneth Paltrow chose not one, but two Bulgari “High Jewelry Fiorever” necklaces.

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Feeling Florals

golden globe trends: florals: kaitlyn dever, taylor swift, anna paquin
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Whether loud and colorful (Kaitlyn Dever in Valentino and Taylor Swift in Etro Couture) or super subtle (Anna Paquin in Dior), floral prints bloomed on the carpet.

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