The Academy of Country Music — or ACM — Awards brought country royalty to Vegas, with clothes to match.
STaylor Swift continues to reign in this gorgeous, sunny, sophisticated Elie Saab.
SThe Judds! Going, it would seem, steampunk. Which is their prerogative as country royalty.
SAnnaSophia Robb goes for total sweetness.
SWhen "Lady Antebellum" is in your job description, I guess corseting is mandated. Right, Hillary Scott?
SJulianne Hough in rather Melrose-inflected Randi Rahm.
SEmily West goes for full-on Cinderella. But these hard-core shoes aren't going anywhere.
SNicole Kidman opted for a slinktastic L'Wren Scott, in her ongoing bid to Hollywood up all country-music events.
SCarrie Underwood opted for an unfortunate level of maximalism in Jean Fares Couture.
SIn randomness, we have Chace Crawford, who I guess thinks he's channeling "country" by wearing an undershirt.
SLaura Bell Bundy fills the obligatory "Medusa" slot for the evening.
SIn her capacity as grande dame, Martina McBride channels Olympus.
SSusie Brown and Danelle Leverett of The Janedear Girls opt for pure, unfiluted Vegas glam.
SKimberly Schlapman mixes her big cats with a cheetah-print and a mane!
SMeghan Linsey is in Steel Magnolia. Nuff said.
SNancy O'Dell, never one for understatement, takes full advantage of the opp for flamboyance.
SJennette McCurdy is in Mandalay. Which apparently had a fabric shortage. And a sequin surfeit.
SIn many ways, Ira Dean was the star of this entire event.