From classic black sequins in 1995 to dreamy Victorian lace this time last year, we present a brief history of standout red-carpet fashion at the Golden Globes…

Kate Moss

What: A high-neck sequin dress

When: 1995

Why: It’s not every day you get an original Supermodel on your red carpet, much less one accompanied by an unusually clean-cut Johnny Depp. (Yup, that’s right—not the other way around.)

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Kate Hudson

What: Vera Wang

When: 2001

Why: Don’t forget that Kate Hudson was only 21 years old when she nabbed the Best Actress Award for her role as the iconic Penny Lane in Almost Famous. And showing up in this slinky Vera Wang boudoir slip dress, to boot? It’s ticking all our comfort and style goals in one look.

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Salma Hayek

What: Narciso Rodriguez

When: 2003

Why: A) Girl, look at that body. B) This is why more people should wear Narciso – he won’t turn you into Salma Hayek, but he’s going to make you look like the Salma Hayek-iest you possible.

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Jennifer Aniston

What: Valentino

When: 2004

Why: The plunging-V done right makes this a black-but-not-boring ‘all eyes on me’ look. It’s just one of many Valentino knockouts on the Golden Globes red carpet.

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Cate Blanchett

What: Jean Paul Gaultier

When: 2005

Why: Cate Blanchett is powdery but steely like the movie stars of days past. And she does modern Old Hollywood better than anyone.

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Scarlett Johansson

What: Valentino

When: 2006

Why: This is THE archetypal Scarlett Johansson va-va-voom look.

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Sienna Miller

What: Marchesa

When: 2007

Why: Witness the simultaneous births of Marchesa as a red-carpet staple, and the milkmaid braid.

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Cameron Diaz

What: Giles

When: 2013

Why: Long equals fancy, short equals casual, right? WRONG. Also, short, when it’s sheer and sequinned and styled well, is miles ahead of any satin mermaid gown.

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Emma Watson

What: Dior

When: 2014

Why: At first, you’re all like ‘What are you hiding under there, Hermione?’

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‘Ah. Gotcha.’

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Lupita Nyong’o

What: Ralph Lauren

When: 2014

Why: Do you remember where you were when Lupita wore this cape gown? We do.

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Emma Stone

What: Lanvin

When: 2015

Why: Any woman who defies the convention of skirts on the red carpet should be commended, especially when her pants also feature a swishy tail.

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Jennifer Lopez

What: Giambattista Valli

When: 2016

Why: J-Lo wasn’t even up for any nominations and still slayed in a high-slit canary yellow cape dress.

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 Zendaya

What: Marchesa

When: 2016

Why: Tiered dresses can be a hit-or-miss but Zendaya takes the cake with a subtle deep red take on the look.

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Rooney Mara

What: Alexander McQueen

When: 2016

Why: Even when she’s completely toned down in a flesh-colored Alexander McQueen, Rooney Mara kills it with the details, from her unexpected parted plait to the deep red lip.

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Lily Collins

What: Zuhair Murad

When: 2017

Why: No one did the princess dress better than Lily Collins last year, in a dreamy pink confection of filmy lace.

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