Bold is the new black!
Celebs have been ditching their quiet neutrals and moody darks in favor for eye-catching colors on the red carpet — particularly rich jewel tones. From emerald greens to ruby reds and sapphire blues, these regal shades aren't just reserved for statement bling.
Radiant ruby! At the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, the Underworld actress sparkled in a Zuhair Murad halter gown featuring a sexy criss-cross and cutout neckline.
At the 2020 CMA Awards, the "Next Girl" singer oozed elegance in an emerald green, shimmering strapless frock by Retrofete and black Jimmy Choo sandals.
Megan Thee Stallion
The "Savage" rapper went ultra glam at the 2021 Grammy Awards in a bold orange Dolce & Gabanna strapless gown featuring a massive bow in the back and a thigh-high slit.
Tracee Ellis Ross
On hand as a nominee at the 51st NAACP Image Awards, the Black-ish star wore a deep-amethyst colored Christopher John Rogers Fall 2020 velvet gown, styled with Djula jewelry and Christian Louboutin pumps.
The Lebanese actress made a dramatic red carpet appearance at the premiere of Nomadland during the 77th Venice Film Festival wearing a Aboud Jammal sapphire-colored strapless ballgown, accessorized with coordinating ankle strap sandals and L'Atelier Nawbar jewelry.
At the 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards, the Hustlers star wore a Valentino Pre-Fall 2020 gown, which featured a long-sleeve sequin embellished turtleneck top and a fuchsia taffeta ball gown skirt. Anabela Chan earrings, a Djula ring and a matching clutch finished off the look.
At the premiere of The Plot Against America in New York, The Big Sick actress donned a peridot-colored Christian Dior strapless mini-dress with Giuseppe Zanotti embellished pumps.
At the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, the Schitt's Creek star dazzled in a Marc Jacobs Spring 2020 long-sleeve orange sequin, turtleneck column gown, accessorized with a gold Tyler Ellis clutch and Stuart Weitzman sandals.
At the 5th Annual InStyle Awards, the Grey's Anatomy star wore a citrine-colored Martin Grant Resort 2020 satin stripe, one-shoulder jumpsuit, which was belted at the waist.
At the premiere of the live action film Mulan, the Disney star look magnificent in strapless magenta Azzi & Osta floor-length column dress with a ruffle peplum waist.