Emmys 2010: Fashion Hits and Misses

Get a glimpse of the stars that sizzled -- and fizzled -- on the red carpet at the Emmys.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 29: (L-R) Actresses January Jones, Elisabeth Moss and Christina Hendricks, winners of the Outstanding Drama Series Award for "Mad Med" pose in the press room at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. Live on August 29, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
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Mad Men star January Jones really took a risk with this electric blue Versace gown at the 62nd annual Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. On the one hand, we loved the color and the short-in-the-front, long-in-the-back silhouette. That said, the fishscale effect (especially at the bustline) was less than flattering, and her hairstyle seemed almost too informal.
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True Blood star Anna Paquin opted for a seriously high-fashion gown with warrior-like gold embellishments by the late great Alexander McQueen.
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Actress Eva Longoria Parker went ultra-glam in this strapless Robert Rodriguez gown -- complete with rosette-bedecked long train -- alongside husband and NBA player Tony Parker.
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Keeping Up With the Kardashians star Kim Kardashian complemented her Grecian-inspired white Marchesa dress with a pretty braid in her upswept hair, and stacked bangles on her wrist.
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Glee star Lea Michele absolutely nailed it in this fitted Oscar de la Renta gown, complete with a glamorous ruffled skirt. Her casual, breezy hairdo and simple makeup kept the look from seeming too fussy.
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Claire Danes may be a New York native, but she looked like the epitome of the sun-kissed California girl with her blond hair and glittering platinum gown.
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Asymmetrical necklines provided a major theme for the evening's fashion, as Parenthood star Lauren Graham chose a decidedly modern black-and-white style.
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The Closer star Kyra Sedgwick's sweetheart neckline gown was cut to perfection, but it was the saturated maroon color and the luxurious-looking texture that made it a true stand-out of the evening.
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Only Heidi Klum (and her legs) could rock a micro-mini like this Marchesa dress on a red carpet and look this dazzling.
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Who would have predicted that some day Kelly Osbourne would look this fantastic on a red carpet? Her body-skimming black gown and dazzling textured skirt was one of the bigger red carpet wins of the night.
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Modern Family star Sofia Vergara is one of the sexiest-looking women on television right now, but we're not convinced this dress entirely did her justice: the bust of the gown seems slightly ill-fitting, and the long line of sequins running down the gown looks dazzling up close, but rather serpentine from afar.
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The Office star Mindy Kaling was likely going for "statement-making," but her black tulle confection came off looking "witchy."
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Mad Men star Christina Hendricks is one of the most stylish women on television, but on the red carpet, she seems to constantly stumble. The pale gray hue of this Zac Posen gown looks lovely on her, but the design of the dress seems altogether to busy on her curvy frame.
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The average gal couldn't pull off the black feathered shoulders and strong pattern on this dress, but SNL star Kristen Wiig's tall stature and slender frame helped her carry it off.
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We loved Modern Family star Julie Bowen's more laid-back hairstyle and the feminine ruffles at the neckline of her dress, but the ruffles at the hip seemed less flattering.
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The train on The United States of Tara star Toni Collette's pale gown may be a high-fashion print, but unfortunately it looked more like it was dipped muddy ink.
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The pale lavender hue of Emily Blunt's Christian Dior dress was just lovely, as was the smattering of little white flowers along the lightweight fabric.
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Law and Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay's cream-colored dress may have fit her perfectly, but the white train in the back and her stiff hairdo felt a bit too prom-like.
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30 Rock star Tina Fey's patterned dress was certainly a bold statement, but by keeping the silhouette rather simple and her hair unfussy, she pulled together an elegant look.
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Modern Family actress Sarah Hyland's simple-yet-sexy gown had an almost liquid silver silver effect.
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Glee star Amber Riley shone in a crisp white Grecian-inspired gown, complemented by figure-flattering silver embellishments at the waist.
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Kate Gosselin went for a classic black halter dress, but likely couldn't resist adding a little sparkle after that stint on Dancing with the Stars.
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Dancing with the Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba also went for a glittery black gown, though the asymmetrical shape had a more fashion-forward vibe.
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30 Rock's Tracy Morgan let his personality shine on the red carpet, where he mugged for the camera in a glamorous white dinner jacket and a black bowtie.
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The New Adventures of Old Christine star Julia Louis-Dreyfus's look might have been flawless -- the slim-cut black dress, the turquoise earrings -- but the sheer panel at her ribcage was a little off.
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Rita Wilson went for a '60s-inspired (perhaps "Mad Men"-inspired?) white cocktail dress that might have been perfectly chic if not for a somewhat haphazard sparkly netting worn over her dress. Husband Tom Hanks, on the other hand, went for a classic tux.
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Newly single Mad Men star Elisabeth Moss looked slinky and sexy in this goddess-y cream dress.
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Jewel, a would-be Dancing with the Stars alum, chose a tiered gown that might have been quite lovely if not for the little bow and lace details, which made the overall effect a bit too sweet.
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Modern Family actress Ariel Winter's midnight purple gown seemed ill-fitting and almost too formal: Between the brocade corset and the ruffled, layered skirt, the look was a bit too over-the-top.
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Glee actress Jessalyn Gilsig's curve-hugging red dress was near flawless, with a stylish ruffle tracking the length of the strapless gown.
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Kathy Griffin isn't always known for being a red carpet winner, but her mermaid-cut dress was quite flattering. The brocade fabric wasn't necessarily the most chic, but the dress overall suited her to a tee.
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Host Jimmy Fallon looked impeccable in an iconic studio, here on the red carpet with producer Nancy Juvonen in a breezy, California-chic pleated dress.
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Following in the long black dress trend, The Office star Angela Kinsey opted for a cinched, figure-flattering sheath with a shock of black lace up top.
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Glee star Jayma Mays' navy alternative to the conventional long black dress was not only glamorous, but the color complemented her hair and coloring just perfectly.
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We're not entirely fans of Lost star Henry Ian Cusick casual, tie-less red carpet look, but his wife Annie kept it classic in a deep blue gown.
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Mad Men star Bryant Batt looked utterly in character in an ultra-glamorous white tuxedo jacket.
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Friday Night Lights star Connie Britton went for a slinky, strapless sheath entirely covered with navy sequins.
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True Blood star Nelsan Ellis went for a more fashion-forward red carpet look: an all-black tuxedo complete with velvet blazer.
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Dexter stars, and husband and wife duo, Jennifer Carpenter and Michael C. Hall, opted for two classic looks: a glittering asymmetrical gown and an iconic tuxedo.
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