2017 Golden Globes Red Carpet Trends

Gold & Silver

The red carpet is always about sparkle and shine, but this year’s actresses brought it to a new level. Many appeared in head-to-toe shades of golds and silvers knowing just how to turn heads in the spotlight.

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Open Chest Dress

A huge trend we have been seeing on the award show red carpet for years has been the plunging neckline. Each year celebrities have been a little more bold with this trend, but this might be the year for the farthest they can go.

Spring Fantasy

With spring just around the corner, these celebrities have paved the way with pretty pastels and delicate appliqué details and a touch of drama. Some key elements of the trend are light and sheer fabrics, tight busts, and a long silhouette. Get ready for some spring flowers, because this trend has just bloomed.

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Bold & Bright

Celebrities are always looking for ways to be inventive on the red carpet, and this year we saw some simple fabrics with bright colors that packed a bunch. Out with the classic reds and in with the hot pinks and vivid yellows.

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Billowing Gowns

Several stars appeared on the red carpet with gowns that made a big (and poofy) statement. This trend plays on the traditional ball gown but with an exciting modern twist, such as a high-low cut like Janelle Monae or a deep neckline like Zendaya.

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Color Crush: Pantone’s Colors of the Year

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For the 2016 Color of the Year, Pantone experts chose two colors that they felt truly represent the spirit of the times. Rose Quarts and Serenity- a dreamy duo seen throughout photography and fashion which has set new standards for modern art. Just as the pieces we see, these colors are simple yet hold a strong message behind them.

“In many parts of the world we are experiencing a gender blur as it relates to fashion, which has in turn impacted color trends throughout all other areas of design,” Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, stated in this year’s press release.

To summarize this year’s shining moments in the design world, here is a color mood board I have collected. What do you think- were these the right colors to choose for this year?

Sneak a Peek

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This year’s daring trend- open shirts revealing lacey details and flashing some skin. Scandalous, edgy, or a social statement? The choice is yours, but whatever you decide you can’t deny its catching on fast. My favorite way to wear this look is a low cut v-neck with a peek of a cute lacey black bra. Bras aren’t cheap, so why not show it off?

Although the trend seems new to this generation, lingerie made its break in the fashion world back in the 80’s. Starting with glam icons like Madonna, then moving through the decade to Gwen Stefani, and landing with Rihanna in 2007. More on the history of the peek-a-boo look, click here to read Vogue’s article on the trend throughout decades.

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Kendall Jenner at Golf 2016 Fashion Show
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“How to Tastefully Show Off Your Lacey Bra” on WhoWhatWear.com