Academy of Country Music Awards 2014

Carrie Underwood's Sexy, Sparkly Style

PEOPLE StyleWatch's February cover girl loves pretty dresses and plenty of bling

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The petite star says she picks skirts and shorts over pants for one reason only: "I'm pretty short, and rarely take the time to have my clothes altered – so I don't even bother with things that are too long. It makes shopping hard!"