As the curtain rose on the Critics Choice Awards, Hollywood’s finest stars graced the red carpet in a dazzling display of style. Fresh off the heels of the Golden Globes, the 2024 Critics Choice Awards in Santa Monica became a beacon of fashion innovation, with celebrities like Brie Larson, Margot Robbie, Danielle Brooks, Ayo Edebiri, Emily Blunt, and Julianne Moore, setting the stage for a night celebrating excellence in TV and film. From established names to rising talents, the red carpet showcased a diverse array of show-stopping looks, adding an extra layer of glamour to an evening already brimming with cinematic achievements.
In this article, we’ve curated our favourite fashion moments from the 2024 Critics Choice Awards, highlighting the impeccable style choices of the celebrities who lit up the night. Let’s take a look!
At the star-studded event, the red carpet transformed into a crimson sea of fashion, and leading the charge was the radiant Mandy Moore. Dazzling in her Elie Saab masterpiece, she effortlessly stole the show with a coral-beaded gown that boasted a daring low V-neckline, chic cut-out details at the waist, and a flirtatious leg slit. Adding a touch of glamour, she adorned herself with exquisite LAGOS jewels, proving that when it comes to red-hot style, Mandy Moore is a true trendsetter.
Dazzling in a custom red Balmain gown, Margot Robbie adorned herself with the opulence of Lorraine Schwartz Jewelry—a dazzling nearly 100-carat spectacle, including 60-ct. oval diamond earrings and a 35-ct. oval diamond ring. This exquisite creation didn’t just stop at the jewels. The floor-length gown showcased the innovative wet leather-on-bust technique, meticulously designed to contour Robbie’s body gracefully. It featured a burst of handmade 3D leather roses that adorned its entirety, enhancing the gown’s elegant silhouette.
In true Louis Vuitton fashion, Emma Stone embraced the brand from head to toe. Her ensemble featured a bespoke 3D hand-pleated velvet gown, adorned with intricate scalloped details and an asymmetrical hem that added an avant-garde touch to her appearance. To complement the dress, she adorned herself with accessories from the Louis Vuitton High Jewelry collection – a necklace, ear cuffs, and a ring, elevating her look to a whole new level of sophistication.
Emily Blunt dazzled at the 2024 Golden Globes in a show-stopping rose-inspired gown by Armani Privé, adorned in a sea of red sequins. The one-shouldered masterpiece featured a stunning embroidery of ruby sequins and crystals, complete with cascading rosettes that added a touch of whimsy. She elevated her look with exquisite Tiffany jewels and a classic red lip using Chanel 31 Le Rouge Satin Lipstick in Rouge Privé, ensuring every detail sparkled with sophistication. Her elegant updo framed the ensemble perfectly, creating an overall aesthetic that was both timeless and glamorous.
In a daring red carpet move, Ayo Edebiri opted for an effortlessly chic ensemble that undeniably stole the spotlight. The talented actress, basking in her string of triumphs, showcased her style prowess in an ivory menswear-inspired suit by The Row, featuring a crisp white T-shirt, sleek black ballet pumps, and accentuated by a pair of round Oliver Peoples sunglasses. The result? A triumphant fusion of sophistication and cool that left everyone applauding her risk-taking fashion sense.
Julianne Moore draped herself in regal elegance as she graced the awards show in a stunning Chanel creation. Moore opted for a strapless plum-hued sheath dress that took the spotlight, boasting a tasteful brooch detail, crafted from green resin, beads, and pearls, and the practical charm of pockets. A perfect blend of glamour and practicality, Moore’s outfit was a showstopper, exuding both sophistication and whimsy, that captured the essence of red carpet finesse.
Dua Lipa slayed in a textured, strapless Prada column dress, featuring a 3D cherry red Cloquet that effortlessly matched her fiery red locks, casting an enchanting spell on the audience. The ensemble radiated elegance, paired flawlessly with a silver brushed leather clutch and sandals, injecting a dose of silver sophistication into her already stunning presence. Dua elevated her look with statement stud earrings, wisely opting for a less-is-more approach. Pure glam!
Ali Wong dazzled in a stunning, sheer green Givenchy dress adorned with intricate floral embroidery. The ensemble, straight from the catwalk, exuded sophistication, elevated by pairing it with a bold green necklace and chic square glasses, adding a dash of quirkiness. The dress, a sheer symphony of elegance, hugged her curves in all the right places, creating a show-stopping look that left everyone green with fashion envy.
Jennifer Aniston graced the red carpet with a fashion curveball that had us all in awe. Stepping away from the LBD routine, she sported a custom Dolce&Gabbana ensemble, featuring a breathtaking bustier top adorned with delicate feathers, paired with ethereal light wool pants. A stylish belt cinched the waist, injecting an additional dose of glamour. Adding the finishing touches, she elevated the look with De Beers accessories and satin heels from the brand, creating a truly captivating appearance.
Reese Witherspoon, who had a mother-daughter date night with Ava Phillippe., strutted down the red carpet in a mesmerizing CELINE creation by Hedi Slimane. Picture this: a draped bustier strapless dress, elegantly adorned with a twisted bow stealing the spotlight at the front, while a daring leg slit adds an extra dash of glamour. The outfit is perfectly complemented by patent sandals, completing the ensemble with a touch of sophistication. The dress itself whispers tales of modern elegance and red carpet charm, making Reese’s fashion choice a true masterpiece for the night out.
Christina Ricci set the fashion scene ablaze by donning a sultry latex Atsuko Kudo Couture gown, perfectly paired with a chic CH Carolina Herrera Scala Insignia clutch. The “Yellowjackets” star elevated her style with a dazzling array of yellow gold and diamond adornments from Bucherer Fine Jewellery, featuring the exquisite Classic Necklace, Bracelet, and Earrings. Adding a touch of glamour, she adorned her fingers with the Yellow Gold Baguette Love Ring and Baguette Love Half Band Ring.
Dazzling the crowd yet again, Carey Mulligan graced the red carpet at the 2024 Critics Choice Awards in a bespoke Giorgio Armani Privé creation. This masterpiece, a black silk velvet gown, exuded elegance with its plunging neckline adorned in a cascade of shimmering crystals and blonde bob hair. Mulligan’s ensemble not only showcased her impeccable style but also added a touch of red carpet-magic to the night.
Rosamund Pike dazzled in a show-stopping electric teal Rodarte gown, featuring a daring plunging neckline and a chic rosette accentuating her waist. Pike’s choice of accessories elevated her look to a whole new level with Fred Leighton’s exquisite 19th-century amethyst and 18-ct. gold pendant earrings, coupled with a touch of vintage charm in the form of a 1940s amethyst and 18-ct. rose gold cocktail ring. The result? A perfect blend of timeless elegance and contemporary allure.
Quinta Brunson graced the occasion in a blooming masterpiece by Georges Hobeika. The vibrant floral dress adorned her with an air of elegance and sophistication, complemented by a pair of stylish Christian Louboutins that added a dash of glamour to her stride. Quinta’s accessories, featuring a dazzling pair of earrings and a ring by Nicole Rose, perfectly accentuated her radiant presence on the red carpet.
Fantasia Barrino lit up the awards night with her impeccable style, championing The Color Purple in a stunning ivory bustier dress designed by Alin Le’Kal. The gown boasted a mesmerizing high slit and a feather cape, injecting a dose of glamour into the evening. The strapless marvel was elevated by a feathered boa, morphing into a jaw-dropping dress train, creating an unforgettable presence. With the finishing touch of ankle-chain Jimmy Choo pumps, Fantasia effortlessly blended sophistication with a touch of playfulness, reaffirming that for her, fashion is the ultimate stage.
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