18 Stunning Red Carpet Looks from Stella McCartney

There are few designers who understand the female form better than Stella McCartney. Her creations marry the sensible with the sultry and sensational — she just seems to intuitively know exactly what a woman wants when she puts on clothes. Which makes sense since McCartney is a woman herself, after all. But season after season, she serves up the kind of clothing that makes us think that the designer simply cannot miss.

In honor of her 44th birthday, what better way to celebrate than with a look at some of our favorite McCartney-designed pieces that have hit the red carpet?