Whereas we admittedly discover ourselves being pleasantly shocked by the appears popping out of the present ‘digital’ awards season – I am certain we weren’t the one ones who anticipated celebs to throw on a pleasant jumper, at finest, to make their acceptance speeches from their dwelling rooms – we won’t assist however look again on the time of IRL crimson carpets with a way of nostalgia.
You understand those, the place actresses, musicians, fashions and infrequently even royalty would spend months liaising with designers debating the appropriate robe, weeks perfecting their skincare routines and hours (a minimum of) guaranteeing that their full make-up/hair/gown look got here collectively in precisely the best way that this crew of individuals envisaged.
Those that might see many people mere mortals agonise over whether or not to remain up late to bear witness to the mesmerising sartorial antics LIVE or to get up early and catch-up on each single inch of cloth element the subsequent morning earlier than work.
Those that noticed every gown photographed much more than a new child with significantly snap-happy dad and mom.
*Sigh*… these had been the times.
Does it really feel like a lifetime in the past? Allow us to refresh your reminiscence.
Bear in mind Kate Middleton’s lilac Alexander McQueen robe on the 2011 BAFTAs?
How about Rihanna’s 2015 Guo Pei Met Gala look that was one of the meme’d-about outfits ever?
What about Jennifer Lawrence’s 2013 Dior gown on the Oscars?
Naomi Campbell’s Versace have a look at the 1990 Met Gala?
Lupita Nyong’o’s exquisitely beaded Calvin Klein robe on the 2015 Oscars?
Selena Gomez in that bustier-detail Atelier Versace quantity on the MTV Music Video Awards in 2013?
We’re giddy simply fascinated with them.
Scroll right down to make a journey down reminiscence lane and reminisce about a few of the crimson carpet’s most epic clothes ever as we wait and see what the remainder of a ‘digital’ awards season has in retailer…