By Elizabeth Johnson-Wilson
Photos: hollywoodreporter.com, justjared.com, nymag.com
The CMA Awards show is the biggest night in country music where the stars of the genre are awarded for their accomplishments in the past year. Here are our top eight picks for the best dressed stars on the red carpet:
Carrie Underwood in Ralph & Russo Couture
The nominee and co-host started off her evening of outfit changes with a long-sleeved nude Ralph & Russo Couture gown with sparkly and sheer accents paired with a metallic gold clutch.
Taylor Swift in Elie Saab
The singer looked absolutely elegant in a red Elie Saab ball gown with sparkly applique, Lorraine Schwartz jewelry and Jimmy Choo heels.
Kasey Musgraves in Blumarine
The nominee looked dazzling in a long-sleeved nude Blumarine dress with white rose appliques along with sheer accents, a white Swarovski clutch and Pomellato jewelry.
Connie Britton in Georges Hobeika
The Nashville star stunned audiences in a cap-sleeve black Georges Hobeika gown with a peter pan collar and covered in sparkles, combined with Jay Carlile & Company jewelry.
Colbie Caillat in Nicole Miller
The singer amazed viewers in a gold Nicole Miller minidress with metallic, geometric accents and gold heels.
The Band Perry
The nominees wowed as an ensemble: the brothers looked quite dapper in gray and black suits, while the lead singer, Kimberly, looked beautiful in a cap-sleeve white Johanna Johnson gown with sparkly floral applique and a white clutch.
Jennifer Nettles in Naeem Khan
The singer looked gorgeous in a nude Naeem Khan gown with a sparkly bodice, a tulle skirt, Neil Lane jewelry and Robert Clergerie heels.
Kellie Pickler in Georges Chakra Couture
The singer was smoking hot in a black Georges Chakra Couture gown with sparkly accents and an asymmetrical neckline. So simple, but, oh, so pretty!