At the 2010 Emmys, Sofia showed of her skin tone in this glittery gold number.
Draping at the top and bottom of this dress enhanced Sofia's curves (like they need help) at the 2011 Emmys.
Sofia taught us that royal blue is a woefully under-utilized color at the 2011 SAG Awards.
A fancy event requires a subdued color, and Sofia wowed in teal at the 2013 White House Correspondents Dinner.
Jessica Rabbit, you've met your match. Sofia worked shimmery green at the 2012 Emmys.
If you can't go glam at the Vanity Fair Oscar party, then when can ya? Sofia looked white hot at the 2012 fete.
Pink satin can be tough to pull off, but for Sofia? Feh. She made it work and then some at the 2011 Golden Globes.
A little architecture at the bustline? Sure, why not. You gotta love this twist on her usual look at the 2012 SAG Awards.
Why don't more people wear navy on the red carpet? It's just as chic as black but way more interesting, as demonstrated by Sofia here at the 2012 Golden Globes.
Only Sofia could make a sexy, full-length black gown look chill (I think it's the loose, practically bohemian hair).
How do you know Sofia was still adjusting to major fame? She hid her hair in an updo! The dress is on point, though.