Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards

And we do mean literally! This was a red carpet blinding in its sparkle!


Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards
The sparkle wave was in full force at this event — and to dazzling effect. Exhibit A? Angell Conwell .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards An Old Hollywood-glam Niecy Nash .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Anika Noni Rose .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Essence Atkins.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Holly Robinson Peete.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Roslyn M. Brock , chair of NAACP, in liquid pewter.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards A kicky, sexy turn from Regina King .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Variations on flame hues also figured prominently: see Demetria McKinney.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards A gorgeous take on the peach trend from Julia Pace Mitchell .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Keshia Knight Pulliam .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Pure burgundy elegance for the ever-impeccable Viola Davis . (This is David Meister.)

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards And yes, white is still making a string showing — although luckily things were rather less creepily bridal than they've been in recent months. Kerry Washington , for instance, went simple, elegant and flawless in Zac Posen.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Sara Ramirez .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Miss Black USA Osas Ighodaro goes a little space-age, a lot fab.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Tatyana Ali .

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards On the uber-structured front, we have Amber Riley . This Jennifer Salzman isn't my favorite, but her commitment to pure glamour is unquestionable.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Kat Graham 's frock, whatever your opinion, is one of the evening's greatest risks.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Sofia Vergara , a true modern bombshell, shows the potential of an LBD.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Tia Mowry , in full-on maternity fab.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Sis Tamara in teal — which, given the runways, isn't going anywhere soon.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Kimberly Elise channels a starry night.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Teala Dunn is clearly a style star to watch!

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards Sandra Oh contributes a rare print, and man do we love an evening print.

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards And Halle Berry 's Pucci? Whether it's with awe or shock, there's only one word for it: stunning.