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Emmy Awards 2022: Best Red Carpet Fashion
Returning to Microsoft Theaters for the first time since 2019, the Primetime Emmy Awards saw TV’s biggest names hit the red carpet.
The red carpet turned gold for the night, and attendees chose a sparkling or sequined ensemble to match, from “Severance” actor Britt Lower to Armani Privé’s Amanda Seyfried. She stood out in a Versace gown made out of metal mesh, while Christina Ricci stunned in a sparkly gown by Fendi.
There were also pastel colors. Ariana Debose dazzled in her cut-out bodice and dainty lavender dress featuring floral embellishments, while ‘Yellowjackets’ star Melanie Lynskey wore a mint green tulle dress by Christian Siriano. I wore
Many of the evening’s men played it safe in classic tuxedos and tailored suits (aside from the bare-chested Jerrod Karmichel). brought to life, “Ted Lasso” star Theeb Zimaud’s suit featured a dangling waist tie.
An unexpected menswear look for the night? All white or all cream suits. Along with Nicholas Braun and Andrew Garfield (wearing Dior Men and Zegna, respectively), Seth Rogen and John Legend have embraced the trend.
See below for the best red carpet looks this year.
Nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor, Lee Jung-jae looked classy in a studded jacket and leather tie. credit: Ord Gerucci/Reuters
Lily James in a shimmering bronze Versace dress. credit: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images
Steve Martin and Martin Short kept things classic in black tie tuxedos. credit: Ord Gerucci/Reuters
Ariana DeBose in a lavender dress with a cutout bodice and floral embellishments. credit: Momodu Mansarai/Getty Images
Amanda Seyfried in a pink dress from the Armani Privé Fall Couture 2022 collection. credit: Ringo Chiu/Reuters
Quinta Branson, nominated actor and producer for Abbott Elementary, arrives at Dolce & Gabbana. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
Nicholas Braun in an all-white suit with the Dior Men’s shimmering collar detail. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
Robin Sheede in a Christian Siriano dress. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
Kerry Washington wore Elie Saab Couture. credit: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images
Alexandra Daddario wore a stunning hand-beaded Dior gown. credit: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP
RuPaul and Michelle Visage brought drama to the gold carpet. credit: Momodu Mansarai/Getty Images
Elle Fanning channeled old Hollywood glamor in a strapless black and pink dress designed by “The Great” costume designer Sharon Long. credit: Ringo Chiu/Reuters
Awards host Kenan Thompson in a velvet tuxedo. credit: Robin Beck/AFP/Getty Images
Sydney Sweeney, nominated for both “Euphoria” and “White Lotus,” stunned at the Oscar de la Renta. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
“Ted Lasso” star Theeb Zimo impresses in a sheer suit and waist tie over a black shirt. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
Christina Ricci wears a matching Fendi dress and bag. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
Sheryl Lee Ralph, who was nominated for her turn in “Abbott Elementary,” wore a velvety gown with a long train and contrasting orange lining. credit: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images
“Squid Game” star Ho Young Jung wore a black embroidered tweed dress by Louis Vuitton. credit: Momodu Mansarai/Getty Images
The bearded Bob Odenkirk wore an all-black Dior outfit and shades. credit: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP
Laura Linney from “Ozark” wore an elegant floor-length dress. credit: Robin Beck/AFP/Getty Images
Laverne Cox wore a dramatic look from Jean Paul Gaultier’s Fall/Winter 2022 Couture collection. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
“Severance” star Britt Lower shone in a sequined cutout gown and matching opera gloves. credit: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images
“Abbott Elementary School” writer Jordan Temple arrived on time. credit: Fraser Harrison/Getty Images
British actor Himesh Patel, who was nominated for his role in “Station Eleven,” wore a patterned tuxedo jacket and an otherwise all-black ensemble. credit: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images
Nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress, Natasha Rothwell stunned the maroon gold carpet. credit: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP
Hannah Waddingham wears a strapless tulle gown by Dolce & Gabbana. credit: Ringo Chiu/Reuters
Above: Above: Zendaya wore a voluminous black Valentino dress (Ringo Chiu/Reuters)