Golden Globe Awards 2024 Best Looks. Story by RUNWAY MAGAZINE. Photo Courtesy: GettyImages / Golden Globe Awards.
The 81st annual Golden Globe Awards dazzled the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles last night, marking the much-anticipated commencement of the awards season. Hosted by the talented comedian Jo Koy, the event celebrated outstanding achievements in both the realms of film and television, igniting an evening of brilliance and glamour—a celebration of cinematic and small-screen brilliance accompanied by spectacular fashion statements.
Barbie and Succession emerged as front-runners, leading the night with nine nominations each. Oppenheimer followed closely with eight nods, while other significant contenders included Killers of the Flower Moon, Poor Things, Past Lives, and The Bear. The full list of nominees provided a diverse array of outstanding talent, setting the stage for a night filled with suspense and admiration for the exceptional work displayed in the entertainment industry.
This year’s awards marked a significant transition, being the first ceremony held post the disbandment of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The torch was passed to the Golden Globe Foundation, a collaboration between Elridge Industries and Dick Clark Productions. Despite the change, the spirit of honoring excellence and artistry remained unwaveringly intact.
A historic moment unfolded as the Globes introduced a brand new category: Cinematic and Box Office Achievement. This category celebrated high-grossing films, offering recognition to movies that often might not receive such prestigious acknowledgments. Barbenheimer shone bright as a beacon that guided movie theaters through the summer, alongside other notable nominees like Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour, John Wick: Chapter 4, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part 1, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, and The Super Mario Bros. Movie.
The Golden Globes are not just about the accolades; they are also an extravagant display of fashion on the red carpet. Over the years, the event has witnessed iconic fashion moments that have left an indelible mark. From Julia Roberts’s pinstriped skirt suit in 1991 to Nicole Kidman’s unforgettable peacock feathered Gucci dress in 2005 and Natalie Portman’s stunning rose embellished Viktor & Rolf gown in 2011—the red carpet has been an arena for unforgettable fashion statements.
Last year’s fashion highlights included Jessica Chastain’s mesmerizing crystal spiderweb dress from Oscar de la Renta, Rihanna’s voluminous Schiaparelli creation, Hillary Swank’s elegant Prada maternity look, and Emma D’Arcy’s chic suiting from Acne Studios.
The stars graced the 2024 Golden Globes red carpet with an array of stunning ensembles, setting new standards for elegance and sophistication. Their style choices reflected individuality, creativity, and sartorial finesse, creating an unforgettable visual spectacle. Be sure to check out the list of best-dressed stars from last night’s award show, encapsulating the essence of glamour and sophistication that illuminated the 81st Golden Globe Awards.
The evening encapsulated a celebration of talent, innovation, and artistic brilliance—a night where stars shone not only for their exceptional performances but also for their resplendent fashion choices that will continue to inspire for years to come.
Best Looks at Golden Globe Awards 2024
Carey Mulligan wore a custom Schiaparelli Haute Couture, recreating an original Elsa Schiaparelli design from FW 1949/1950.
Inspired by Elsa Schiaparelli’s collaboration with Salvador Dalí in 1938, Dua Lipa wore a custom Schiaparelli Haute Couture.