Since this year marks the 40th anniversary of the People’s Choice Awards, we decided to take a stroll down memory lane with a few of the most memorable looks through the years. Think of this as a stylish fashion appetizer before Wednesday night’s smorgasbord of chic red carpet utopia. Here are just a few of our favorite People’s Choice red carpet looks from year’s past (in no particular order).
1. Lea Michele – 2013
The always elegant Glee star demonstrated the highest octave of fashion excellence at last year’s show in a stunning pink sequined dress.
2. Taylor Swift – 2013
We had our own personal “Love Story” with Swift’s chic white gown at the 2013 People’s Choice Awards.
3. Selena Gomez – 2011
The “Come and Get It” performer proved that simple can be elegant during her red carpet appearance at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards.
4. Nina Dobrev – 2012
This perpetually stylish Vampire Diaries beauty is the textbook definition of fan-favorite. At the 2012 People’s Choice Awards Dobrev became the first-ever write-in nominee to make the ballot as she took home the award for Favorite TV Drama Actress. To top it off, she looked great doing it in a striking green gown.
5. Queen Latifah – 2011
All hail the Queen! The multifaceted artist showcased a fashionable, polished look during the 2011 awards show.
6. Ginnifer Goodwin – 2012
Goodwin starred in her own personal rendition of Pretty in Pink while wowing onlookers during her 2012 red carpet strut.
7. Jennifer Aniston – 2007
Everyone’s favorite Friend ruled the 2007 carpet with a flirty beige dress and soft beachy waves.
8. Reese Witherspoon – 2009
Legally blond yet criminally stylish, Witherspoon has never met a red carpet she couldn’t dominate with her trademark gracefulness.
9. Carrie Underwood – 2010
The former American Idol rocked the difficult to pull off sweetheart dress and strappy sandals combination with aplomb. Beautiful!
10. Alyson Hannigan – 2010
The How I Met Your Mother star opted for a simple — but totally glam — little back dress at the 2010 awards show.
These are just a few of the stars who have turned heads on the People’s Choice Awards red carpet. Tell us whose look got your attention in years past!
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