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15 Celebs Whose Red Carpet Fashion Had Me Clutching My Pearls This Decade

My eyes hurt from all this beauty, henny!

1. Rihanna

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Rihanna's style icon status was cemented this decade when she became the creative director of Puma in 2014, and later founded fashion brand FEИTY in 2017. She's also a regular red carpet assassin! Highlights include this green and black Versace fantasy with LBD by Adam Selman at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards; her Comme des Garçons look for the 2017 met gala; and her astonishing flapper look by Adam Selman at the 2014 CFDA Awards.

2. Blake Lively

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Queen of the flowing gown, Blake has delighted us with many phenomenal looks over the years, including her blue dress at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival; her stunning red and gold gown at the Heavenly Bodies Met Gala in 2018; and her feather dress at the Met Gala in 2017 – all custom Atelier Versace!

3. Lady Gaga

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It's genuinely difficult to distill Gaga's amazing red carpet fashion throughout the 2010s into just three looks – especially considering her indelible avant-garde outfits at the start of the decade. But I've done it! Here she is wearing Valentino at the 2019 Golden Globes; in custom Marc Jacobs as a tribute to Bowie at the 2016 Grammys; and wearing stunning a Armani Privé dress at the 2010 Grammys.

4. Billy Porter

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This list wouldn't be complete without a proper nod to award-winning actor Billy Porter! Billy absolutely knows how to slay a red carpet and serve it up for the children – take these looks for example! Here he is wearing a custom Francis Libiran suit to the CFDA Love Ball earlier this year; a sickening golden winged fantasy by The Blonds to the 2019 Met Gala; and a dramatic tuxedo gown by Christian Siriano at the 2019 Academy Awards.

5. Taylor Swift

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You gotta hand it to Tay-Tay, she always stands out on the red carpet. Some of her best looks from this decade include this custom Versace blazer and Louboutin boots which she wore to the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards; her jaw-dropping mirror dress from the 2018 American Music Awards; and this gorgeous blue gown by Elie Saab from her appearance at the 2015 Grammys.

6. Lupita Nyong'o

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Someone so beautiful and talented surely shouldn't be allowed to have great style as well! The award-winning actor has served some incredible looks on the red carpet over the last ten years, including her "camp" look at the Met Gala 2019; her studded Balmain dress at the New York premiere of “Us”; and this beautiful custom Prada gown from the 2014 Oscars.

7. Lily Collins

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Y'all better not be sleeping on Lily Collin's fashion! Every red carpet Lily shows up and shows OUT, including at the 2014 Rome Film Festival where she wore a gorgeous ombre Elie Saab gown; at the 2018 Met Gala in this elegant Givenchy ensemble; and at the Met Gala again in 2019 wearing Giambattista Valli and Cartier.

8. Cardi B

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Cardi has had a stellar decade on and off the red carpet! In recent times, she's showed us she's more than just a brilliant rapper – she's a consummate fashionista, serving up Georges Hobeika at Rihanna's 5th Annual Diamond Ball earlier this year; a stunning interpretation of camp in Thom Browne at this year's Met Gala; and an amazing vintage Mugler outfit for the 61st Annual Grammys.

9. Angelina Jolie

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Hollywood stalwart Angelina has given us many glowing looks over the decade. Her best outfits include her white Ralph & Russo dress from the "World War Z" German Premiere in 2013; her iconic Atelier Versace gown from the 2012 Academy Awards where she popped her leg out and broke the internet for a hot minute; and her beautiful emerald Atelier Versace look from the 2011 Golden Globe Awards.

10. Zendaya

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A decent snapshot of this decade's best red carpet fashion definitely requires a little Zendaya in the mix. From sickening separates to gorgeous gowns, Zendaya's best looks include her green corset dress by Vera Wang from the recent 71st Emmy Awards; her stunning Georgine look from the 2014 American Music Awards (my god, the hair!); and her Versace chainmail dress from the 2018 Met Gala.

11. Cate Blanchett

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When you talk about slaying a red carpet, one name that should come to mind is Cate Blanchett. The Australian actor has served so many amazing looks in the 2010s that it's hard to choose just three, but here are my personal favourites: her Giles Deacon dress from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival; her Givenchy Couture pleated gown from the 2011 Oscars; and this stunning custom Mary Katrantzou gown from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

12. Beyoncé

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Beyoncé’s style has certainly evolved in this decade, and every time she hit the red carpet she looked stunning! Three of her most flattering looks from the 2010s include her appearance at the 2015 Met Gala in a diaphanous Givenchy haute couture gown; her nude latex look at the 2016 Met Gala in Givenchy again; and her gorgeous white Michael Costello dress from the 2014 Grammys.

13. Liu Wen

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When supermodel Liu Wen isn't busy breaking records, she's burning up the red carpet with her breathtaking fashion! Her best looks IMO come from her appearances the Met Galas in 2014, 2018 and 2017, where she wore a gorgeous Zac Posen Cinderella gown, a delicate red and gold Michael Kors dress, and an eye-catching piece by Off-White respectively.

14. Ezra Miller

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King of my life, Ezra Miller, always turns heads on a red carpet where he often refuses to bow to gender norms and wears whatever the hell he likes – what a man! His best looks represent his penchant for high fashion, including his custom Burberry suit by Riccardo Tisci with epic makeup by Mimi Choi at the 2019 Met Gala; his Givenchy feather fantasy from the UK Premiere of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald; and his appearance at the 2019 Dior Men's Collection show in Toyko dressed in head-to-toe Dior Men.

15. Kim Kardashian

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Last but definitely not least, Kim has wowed this decade with some iconic looks including her incredible Thierry Mugler nude illusion wet look form the this year's Met Gala; her legendary nude Atsuko Kudo dress from the Hype Energy Drinks US Launch back in 2015; and her astounding vintage Versace dress in metallic gold from the 2018 Met Gala.

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