Best Gowns

Update Monday September 24, 2012 01:00 AM EDT Originally posted Monday September 24, 2012 01:00 AM EDT

Kate Hudson

BEST BEADING in an Atelier Versace gown at the Venice Film Festival.

Blake Lively

BEST PATTERN in a Zuhair Murad gown at the Savages premiere in Los Angeles.

Michelle Williams

BEST PEPLUM in a Louis Vuitton gown at the Oscars in L.A.

Zoë Saldana

BEST LONG-SLEEVE in a Prabal Gurung gown at the CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City.

Sofia Vergara

BEST MERMAID in a Vera Wang gown at the Golden Globes in Beverly Hills.

Charlize Theron

BEST SLIT in a Dior Haute Couture gown at the Golden Globes in Beverly Hills.