The Best, Worst & Color-Coded Couture From The 2011 Golden Globes.
above: January Jones' Golden Globes will probably be remembered long after the award ceremony.
The 68th Annual Golden Globes, where the Hollywood Foreign Press honor the best of movies and television, took place tonight (the nominees and winners can be seen here). Ricky Gervais was entertainingly brutal as the host and Hollywood's creme-de-la-creme attended.
above: Ricky Gervais hosts the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA on Sunday, January 16, 2011
As often is the case with award shows, the fashions are as fun to critique as the nominees. Below are what I felt were the Best and Worst dressed, along with gowns grouped by color, for your perusal.
To see the designers and the jewelers for the images below, go here.
The following actresses were donning elegant, age-appropriate, well-fitting, tasteful and simply beautiful gowns.
Claire Danes and Lea Michele:
Dianna Agron and Nicole Kidman:
Tacky, ugly, bizarre and/or just plain unflattering.
Tilda Swinton and Christina Aguilera:
and although the dress isn't horrible, Julie Stiles looks about 70 years old:
and Gabourey Sidibe donned a sparkly muumuu:
Emerald and Forest Green were a choice for four of the evening's actresses.
Pales By Comparison
Pale, if not drab, shades of ivory, peach, pink, taupe and soft grey were very popular. And very blah.
Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johannsen:
Carrie Underwood and Leighton Meester:
Michelle Williams and Jennifer Bowen:
Milla Jovovich and Kaley Cuoco:
Jennifer Love Hewitt and Jennifer Lopez:
Navy, Periwinkle and Cadet blue were seen on the following.
Amy Adams and Mandy Moore:
Tina Fay and Jenna Ushkowitz:
Dressing For Two
Natalie Portman and Jane Krakowski:
Close up of the rose pinned to Natalie Portman's preggers gown:
Impossible to ignore
January Jones drove men mad in this red fringed revealing Versace gown:
images courtesy of Getty Images and the HFPA
above: Golden Globe statuettes
See all the winners here
Golden Globes Official Site