Shimmering splendour: The one trend that reigned supreme at the Golden Globes

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The annual Golden Globe Awards have always been a stage for celebrities to showcase not only their exceptional talent but also their impeccable sense of style. This year, however, one trend undeniably stole the spotlight: metallics and sequins. As the red carpet unfurled, Hollywood’s elite dazzled in shimmering gowns and sparkling ensembles, solidifying this trend as the showstopper of the evening.

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From A-list actresses to rising stars, the allure of metallic fabrics and sequined textures was omnipresent. Celebrities embraced the opulence and glamour these materials offered, elevating their fashion game to celestial heights.

Leading the charge was a parade of stunning gowns that radiated elegance and sophistication. Actresses like Julia Garner and Troian Bellisario stunned in a floor-length gown embellished with silver sequins, exuding a celestial aura as she gracefully walked the carpet. The play of light on the sequins created a mesmerizing effect, drawing every eye in the vicinity.

Julia Garner
Julia Garner (Credit: Getty)
Troian Bellisario
Troian Bellisario (Credit: Getty)

Elevating the trend to new heights, rising stars Hunter Schafer and Da’Vine Joy Randolph opted for a metallic finishes and touches that brought a sense of modernity to the timeless trend. Schafer shimmered in an ethereal, silver gown, while Randolph embraced a bombshell vibe with a metallic bustier detail on her deep red dress that oozed romance.

Hunter Schafer
Hunter Schafer (Credit: Getty)
Da'Vine Joy Randolph
Da’Vine Joy Randolph (Credit: Getty)

The versatility of this trend was on full display, ranging from bold and eye-catching to subtle and refined. Some celebrities, like Ariana Greenblatt, opted for accessories that subtly incorporated metallic elements, adding a touch of sparkle to their ensemble without overpowering their look. Others went all-in, embracing head-to-toe sequins that created a mesmerizing visual impact. Actress Elizabeth Banks looked to reflect the starry night sky in her shimmering, all-black ensemble.

Ariana Greenblatt
Ariana Greenblatt (Credit: Getty)
Elizabeth Banks
Elizabeth Banks (Credit: Getty)

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