Grammys 2014: Forgot the Fashion

Other than a few absolutely amazing performances — Beyonce & Jay-Z (we all know how I feel about it by now), Kendrick Lamar & Imagine Dragons, Mackelmore, and John Legend — I was really underwhelmed by the Grammys this year. The rest of the show kind of bored me… I mean, did they just forget the fashion this year? E! chose the 5 Best Dressed and I have to agree with their picks… These 5 ladies were my favorites, too.

Even if majority of the dresses were a snooze-fest this year, it’s still possible to draw some inspiration from a few of the frocks.

Katy Perry’s whimsical Valentino dress reminded me that I need to pull my ballerina skirt out again. Fashion Week, perhaps? I’m thinking of pairing it with something in the same blush color family for a head-to-toe look like Katy’s.

Ciara, Taylor Swift, and Chrissy Teigen all wore long embellished dresses on the red carpet. As you can imagine, I’m always a fan of excessive beading, sequins, and shimmer!

While Miranda Lambert’s dress was very simple, the classic red color and deep-V cut made it a standout style. Wearing a red dress definitely takes some confidence to pull off, but Valentine’s Day is just around the corner so it’s a great time to break out some bold color. If a dress feels too daring for you, start with a great red lip!

And last but certainly not least, I also really loved Beyonce’s dress. I mean, she obviously could do no wrong on Sunday. (The amount of times I’ve re-watched her performance is a little bit creepy.) Her all-white look was spot on and her makeup complimented her dress perfectly. Stunning!

All of my white dresses seem to be warm-weather only. Is it summer yet?

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  1. 1.30.14
    Meagan said:

    I Just love Taylor Swift’s gown! She has great classic style!

  2. 1.30.14
    Rita said:

    Taylor and Beyoncรฉ were my favorite <3

  3. 1.30.14
    Kristi said:

    Totally agree on those 5! Katy Perry’s was so cute…

  4. 1.30.14

    Taylor totally took the night for me! She looked so grown up and sophisticated! Just gorgeous.

    — Alex at Brainy Girls Beauty

  5. 1.30.14
    Jen said:

    Love the j.crew pumps and jeweled chambray!

  6. 1.30.14
    Zoe said:

    Oh my gosh! How adorable. I love your first outfit ๐Ÿ™‚


  7. 1.31.14

    I also thought Taylor looked gorgeous. Love that ballerina skirt of yours!

  8. 1.31.14
    Ashley said:

    Miranda Lambert looked her best that night; also, love your ballerina skirt, so Carrie Bradshaw of you! xx

  9. 1.31.14
    Kristin said:

    I agree that the Grammy fashion this year was a little bit of a snooze fest. I do adore Taylor Swifts look, however. I think it is classy and stylish. I am totally loving your ballerina skirt! I am dying for one!

  10. 1.31.14

    Totally agree, complete snoozefest! I’d take your look (chambray, tulle) any day!

  11. 1.31.14

    Taylor was my choice for best dressed at the Grammy’s! Seriously, Gucci is having an amazing award’s season!!

  12. 1.31.14

    You skirt is adorable! I love it!

    Fashionable Hostess

  13. 1.31.14

    I loved Beyonce’s dress, I feel like she has really stepped up her style game this past year. (& I think we can thank Solange for that!)
    xo Shell B Cheri

  14. 1.31.14
    stephanie said:

    I loved Taylor’s whole look.
    xx Stephanie (

  15. 1.31.14

    I love your recreation of the looks!


  16. 1.31.14
    Sydney said:

    Your makeup is always flawless! Can you please tell me your secret?

  17. 2.3.14

    Love your chambray shirt and ballerina tulle skirt look, so cute!

  18. 2.3.14

    I love how you can make something like the fashion at the Grammys accessible to everyone…well done, love it and your style…and your blog!

    Katie x

  19. 2.4.14
    Sue said:

    Awww…you stunning on that red dress with red lips. You look sexy and daring. That’s def perfect for Valentine’s. Love it!

  20. 2.4.14

    I loved all the fashion at the grammy’s!