Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot Glam

The Academy of Country Music — or ACM — Awards brought country royalty to Vegas, with clothes to match.


Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSTaylor Swift continues to reign in this gorgeous, sunny, sophisticated Elie Saab.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSThe Judds! Going, it would seem, steampunk. Which is their prerogative as country royalty.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSAnnaSophia Robb goes for total sweetness.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSWhen "Lady Antebellum" is in your job description, I guess corseting is mandated. Right, Hillary Scott?

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSJulianne Hough in rather Melrose-inflected Randi Rahm.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSEmily West goes for full-on Cinderella. But these hard-core shoes aren't going anywhere.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSNicole Kidman opted for a slinktastic L'Wren Scott, in her ongoing bid to Hollywood up all country-music events.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSCarrie Underwood opted for an unfortunate level of maximalism in Jean Fares Couture.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSIn randomness, we have Chace Crawford, who I guess thinks he's channeling "country" by wearing an undershirt.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSLaura Bell Bundy fills the obligatory "Medusa" slot for the evening.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSIn her capacity as grande dame, Martina McBride channels Olympus.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSSusie Brown and Danelle Leverett of The Janedear Girls opt for pure, unfiluted Vegas glam.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSKimberly Schlapman mixes her big cats with a cheetah-print and a mane!

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSMeghan Linsey is in Steel Magnolia. Nuff said.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSNancy O'Dell, never one for understatement, takes full advantage of the opp for flamboyance.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSJennette McCurdy is in Mandalay. Which apparently had a fabric shortage. And a sequin surfeit.

Red Carpet Is A Little Bit Country, And A Lot GlamSIn many ways, Ira Dean was the star of this entire event.