The fishtail hems, the fairy-tale details, the strapless silhouettes...
For so long, red carpets were a sea of sameness. You knew what you were going to see before you even tuned in.
Not so this awards show season.
The best dressed on the
Topping the list were
Julie Bowen of "Modern Family" chose a spiral-print
Nyongo's dress did speak to one of the evening's trends, though. Blue gave red a run for its money as the cool red carpet hue. The best in blue was "American Hustle's"
Other fearless fliers? "Game of Thrones" actress
But "Saving Mr. Bank's"