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Emmy Awards fashion! Glamorous gowns from Jennifer Aniston to Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon

The Emmys were held virtually this year


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Fiona Ward
Acting Fashion and Beauty Editor
Updated: September 21, 2020
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It was the annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night in Los Angeles! And while the sparkling ceremony looked a little different this year, these A-list stars still satisfied our love of red carpet fashion with their glamorous outfits.

The show, hosted virtually by Jimmy Kimmel, saw most nominees appear from their homes to accept their awards – but there were some surprise appearances from the likes of Jennifer Aniston and Tracee Ellis Ross.

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The show also paid tribute to key workers during the coronavirus crisis by enlisting the help of doctors, delivery workers and teachers to present awards to the stars.

Scroll down to see the best looks…

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Jennifer Aniston joined her close friend Jimmy Kimmel onstage at the venue – and didn't disappoint with her stunning black silk gown!

She posted a closer shot of the beautiful dress on her Instagram Story – and also revealed she had worked with her loyal hairdresser Chris McMillan on her tousled hairstyle.

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How stunning did Tracee Ellis Ross look in this golden gown? The Black-ish star even set up her own red carpet at home.

Her frothy dress is by Alexandre Vaulthier, with vintage jewellery from Tiffany and heels from Jimmy Choo.

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We are in love with Kerry Washington's floral look! This beautiful strapless number is by Oscar De La Renta, with styling by Law Roach.

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And in a sea of luxury diamonds, Kerry was wearing affordable jewellery! Her beautiful earrings were in fact the Doina Gemstone Earrings Set from Monica Vinader - and are available to buy for £305.

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The actress couldn't resist changing gowns on the night, either. "Haven’t dressed up in a while so had to make the most of it. Look [two]," she wrote on Instagram.

This glittering look is from Dolce & Gabbana, with emerald jewellery by Chopard.

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Zendaya also made a double change, appearing first in this beautiful Christopher John Rogers dress, which she twirled in on her Instagram Story.

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Later, she collected her Best Actress in a Drama Series award in this incredible custom Giorgio Armani look. We are in love!

She was also styled by Law Roach, who shared a gorgeous video of the star modelling the polka dot gown.

MORE: Everything you need to know about the Emmy Awards 2020

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Regina King made a powerful statement while accepting her Outstanding Lead Actress award - wearing a T-shirt bearing the image of Breonna Taylor, who was shot by US police officers in March 2020.

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She later shared a gorgeous video on Instagram of another look - wearing a statement Schiaparelli gown with jewelled embellishments.

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Yara Shahidi stunned in this custom Prada design.

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Pose star Billy Porter didn't disappoint, as usual! 

He wore a custom design by Ashi Studio, complete with Lorraine Schwartz diamond rings, an ear cuff by Alan Crocetti and shoes by Rick Owens.

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We're still not over Robin Thede's Christian Siriano ballgown! Looking every inch the Hollywood starlet, she accessorised with Stuart Weitzman shoes and statement earrings by MISHO. 

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Reese Witherspoon also joined the celebrations from her garden!

"Shortest #Emmys commute yet! Bringing the festivities to my lawn and excited to celebrate the incredible cast and crews of @themorningshow, @biglittlelies and @littlefireshulu tonight!" she wrote on Instagram.

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She wore a chic LBD from Louis Vuitton.

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Schitt's Creek had an incredible night, becoming the first comedy ever to sweep all four acting categories.

Catherine O'Hara gave us subtle Moira vibes in her black sequin dress, while Annie Murphy looked elegant in a trouser suit and sheer crop top.

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