While the world was fixated on the red carpets at both the MTV Video Music Awards and the 2014 Emmys, there was a lot of fashionable action going on at all the affiliated parties. From BAFTA Los Angeles’ annual pre-Emmy event to the press room after the music accolades had been handed out in Inglewood, stars impressed in bold colors and silhouettes. Prints, pleating, sheer details and embroidery also helped several celebs stand out this week.
Beyoncé Knowles at the MTV Video Music Awards
The Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award winner stunned in the press room after her epic performance thanks to Zuhair Murad. Beyoncé’s burgundy Fall 2014 gown featuring embellished long sleeves was styled with Lorraine Schwartz diamonds and Christian Louboutin Iriza pumps.
Michelle Dockery at the BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea Party 2014
Before taking to the Emmy red carpet in Rosie Assoulin, the Downton Abbey actress showed off her colorblocking skills in this Roland Mouret outfit. Michelle’s colorful Resort 2015 crop top and printed skirt were complemented by an Anya Hindmarch clutch along with aqua Christian Louboutin pumps.
Lizzy Caplan at the BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea Party 2014
Lizzy made an impact at the party in a chartreuse Cushnie et Ochs Fall 2014 dress with sheer sleeves. A pink clutch and raspberry Rupert Sanderson Elba pumps served as accessories.
Ashley Madekwe at the BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea Party 2014
It was an electric blue Christian Dior jumpsuit for Ashley at the star-studded soiree. The fashion house also supplied her black and blue sandals.
Kiernan Shipka at the BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea Party 2014
Kiernan charmed once again in this yellow and white Giambattista Valli Resort 2015 strapless embroidered dress with black bow detail. She polished off the look with a gold bag and the black version of Stuart Weitzman’s Nudist sandals.
Cat Deeley at the 2014 Television Academy Performers Nominee Reception
Cat looked red hot at the reception in a crimson-colored Burberry gown complete with shoulder cut-outs. She accessorized with jewelry by XIV Karats and a sleek clutch.
Joan Smalls at the FOX, 20th Century FOX Television, FX Networks and National Geographic Channel’s 2014 Emmy Award Nominee Celebration
Joan hit up the after-party circuit in true style decked out in a red and black J. Mendel Fall 2014 V-neck gown. The model rounded out the look with a dazzling pair of earrings and black Alexander McQueen sandals.
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Holland Roden at the HBO 2014 Emmy After-Party
Catherine Deane’s minty Resort 2015 gown included delicate lace accents on the shoulders, on the bodice and covering the back. Holland wrapped up the look with a side braid and a Rafe New York clutch.
Anna Camp at the HBO 2014 Emmy After-Party
Anna went the princess route in this Lorena Sarbu Spring 2014 silver strapless tulle ball gown decorated with floral embroidery. She also carried a nude clutch.
Sophia Bush at the 3rd Annual Women Making History Event
Sophia’s Monique Lhuillier orange and pink printed strapless dress hails from the Resort 2015 offering. Rings by both EF Collection and Vita Fede, an ivory mica Edie Parker Jean clutch along with pink Stuart Weitzman Nudist sandals concluded the look.