Lifestyle Style Teen Choice Awards Style Standouts Miranda, Selena, Taylor and more young celebs we love have fun with fashion on the pink carpet 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 July 23, 2012 12:30 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 26 SELENA GOMEZ Kevin Mazur/WireImage Birthday girl brightens the night (and matches the carpet!) in a hot pink A-line Dsquared2 mini, Lana Jewelry gems and white ankle-strap sandals. 02 of 26 LEA MICHELE Jason Merritt/Getty After lending a hand in N.Y.C., Glee’s (nominated for her work in New Year’s Eve) hits the pink carpet in Universal City, Calif., in a structured silver Atelier Versace mini with trendy floral details, accessorizing with matching Versace shoes and Stephen Webster earrings. 03 of 26 ZOË SALDANA Jason Merritt/Getty To pick up her surfboard (for choice movie actress in an action flick), the Colombiana opts for a printed two-piece Jonathan Saunders ensemble, gold Tiffany & Co. accessories and bold blue Christian Louboutin sandals. 04 of 26 NINA DOBREV Jason Merritt/Getty The Vampire Diaries star is dressed to kill (and “looking forward to getting into trouble”) in a strapless asymmetrical J. Mendel turquoise dress accented by gold Coomi jewels and strappy Jimmy Choo sandals. 05 of 26 DEMI LOVATO Kevin Mazur/WireImage She’s ready for battle! The night’s cohost and a nominee, stands tall in a glimmering, feathered dress (somewhat reminiscent of her first X Factor frock) plus mega-heels, Loree Rodkin gems and a super-high ponytail. “Can’t wait to whip my hair back and forth!!!” she Tweeted before the show. 06 of 26 TAYLOR SWIFT Jason Merritt/Getty looks white-hot in a backless Grecian-inspired Maria Lucia Hohan dress, plus a Lorraine Schwartz bracelet and earrings, neutral peep-toes and a coordinating Edie Parker clutch. 07 of 26 JORDIN SPARKS Jason Merritt/Getty flaunts her fabulous curves in a demure black Chagoury Couture halter dress (also embellished with flowers!) and purple heels. 08 of 26 HAYDEN PANETTIERE Jason Merritt/Getty Nashville’s shimmers in a sequined purple Zuhair Murad dress, matching clutch, Open Hearts earrings, a Swarovski ring and sexy animal-print B Brian Atwood heels. 09 of 26 NO DOUBT Kirkland/PictureGroup Officially back on the scene, the music-makers of No Doubt – Tom Dumont, Adrian Young, the ever-stylish (in Christian Louboutin heels) and Tony Kanal – make a rock-star entrance at the Gibson Amphitheatre in coordinating suits and shades. 10 of 26 ZOOEY DESCHANEL Kevin Mazur/WireImage The New Girl proves she’s a seasoned awards-show pro in a cobalt-blue Monique Lhuillier frock (complete with a leather belt), plus embellished black heels, a gold Jimmy Choo clutch and trendy nail art. 11 of 26 NIKKI REED Kevin Mazur/WireImage The newlywed – on hand to handle Twilight’s many nominations – keeps it simple in a blue corset top and gathered black skirt (both by Contrarian New York), Brian Atwood platform sandals and jewelry by Bing Bang, Dana Rebecca Designs, Sorelina and Ista. 12 of 26 LUCY HALE Frank Micelotta/PictureGroup The Pretty Little Liars actress rocks a little red Wes Gordon halter dress, plus gold Bing Bang earrings, Giles & Brother bracelets, a clutch and platform heels. 13 of 26 KENDALL JENNER Kevin Mazur/WireImage The teen reality queen hits the carpet in a navy blue one-shoulder Katie Ermilio dress with lace overlay, Hellmuth earrings and bangles, Ista rings, nude heels and a summery braid. 14 of 26 KYLIE JENNER Kevin Mazur/WireImage Kendall’s kid sis works a printed burgundy dress with subtle side cutouts, silver peep-toe sandals, plus Loud Love rings and bangles. 15 of 26 CARLY RAE JEPSEN Kevin Mazur/WireImage The of-the-moment singer (and one of the night’s big performers) takes summer style literally in a palm tree-printed blazer and shorts by Lisa Ho, black Aldo platforms, jewels by Karine Sultan, Kabana and Cora and a cocktail-inspired Kate Spade New York clutch (fitting for our Teen Choice Awards mocktail!). 16 of 26 ASHLEY BENSON Jason Merritt/Getty The Pretty Little Liars actress plays with proportions in a lace corset and baggy black pants, adding a belt, black heels and black nails. She finishes the look with J/Hadley earrings and a Dana Rebecca Designs necklace. 17 of 26 SHAY MITCHELL Kevin Mazur/WireImage Ashley’s costar also works a corset look, hers in the form of a lemon-yellow Donna Karan Atelier mini, complemented by nude Camilla Skovgaard platforms, an Adeler ring and a shimmering Jimmy Choo clutch. 18 of 26 TAMERA MOWRY-HOUSLEY Jason Merritt/Getty Mom-to-be Tamera makes maternity wear look fun, wrapping her bump in a graphic black-and-white Rachel Pally dress and adding a shimmering clutch, Tresor earrings and hot pink Luichiny heels. 19 of 26 TIA MOWRY-HARDRICT Jason Merritt/Getty Also rocking a fun floral print, Tamera’s twin is anything but mellow in a formfitting yellow Chagoury Couture frock, Dannijo earrings and nude Alexandre Birman pumps. 20 of 26 MIRANDA COSGROVE Kevin Mazur/WireImage She’s ready to shine! iCarly’s big star, who won the Acuvue “Inspire” Award, has some fun with metallics, pairing a silver top and pewter skirt and finishing the look with black accents and a Stephen Webster bracelet. 21 of 26 KAT GRAHAM Jason Merritt/Getty I Nina’s Vampire Diaries costar brings a little color to the carpet in an intricately patterned peach Mara Hoffman dress, blue-and-purple Gio Diev shoes and a bright clutch. 22 of 26 JOJO Steve Granitz/WireImage Singer/actress JoJo goes simple and summery in a white tank and sequined Marco Marco miniskirt, Micha Design necklace and nude Christian Louboutin heels. 23 of 26 VICTORIA JUSTICE Kevin Mazur/WireImage Victoria rides the high-low wave in an animal-print halter creation by Gomez-Gracia, accessorized with a Swarovski crystal-studded belt, Lauren Merkin stingray clutch, Effy bracelet and nude shoes. 24 of 26 CAT DEELEY Jason Merritt/Getty Now those are some party pants! The So You Think You Can Dance hostess brings her signature British style to the awards, topping her shiny silver bottoms with a black top and coordinating accessories. 25 of 26 PORTIA DE ROSSI Jason Merritt/Getty Taking her new haircut for a spin, leading lady beats the summer heat in a black top, matching shorts, Le Vian earrings and strappy Jimmy Choo sandals. 26 of 26 BELLA THORNE Jason Merritt/Getty The Disney Channel star plays up her long red curls with a gauzy ivory top and sequined champagne skirt (both by AllSaints Spitalfields) and super-fun sparkly booties.