On a red carpet filled with over-the-top looks, sometimes simple stands out — and that was never more true than at the Grammys this year.
While plenty of artists attended the show in dresses designed to be conversation pieces (we’re looking at you, Madonna!), others like Taylor Swift, Beyoncé, and Iggy Azalea, opted to bring the glam in sleek and subtle ensembles.
Click through the gallery below to see nine Grammys dresses that you won’t just want to talk about — but also own.
Though she didn’t perform at this year’s Grammys, Taylor Swift still managed to steal the spotlight in this this teal gown by Elie Saab.
One of the most nominated artists of the night, Queen Bey showed up looking like the music royalty that she is in this glittery Proenza Schouler dress with full sleeves and a low neckline.
The Australian-born rapper turned heads in this sleek blue Armani Privé gown.
On a carpet packed with dresses and gowns, Anna Kendrick stood out in a simple Band of Outsiders suit.
Jessie J sparkled in a sheer black dress by Ralph and Russo.
The pint-sized neo-soul sensation looked positively dreamy in this romantic gown by Alberta Ferretti.
Katy Perry “roared” on to the red carpet in this dazzling dress by Zuhair Murad. The singer embellished the look with a belt and earrings, but her most eye-catching accessory was definitely her lavender hair.
Though Nicole Kidman attended the Grammys with musician hubby Keith Urban, she made a statement all on her own in this black Thierry Mugler dress.
The country singer added just the right amount of color to her black Gabriela Cadena dress with waist cutouts.