Celebrity Shoes: 2017 American Music Awards Red Carpet Roundup

This year’s American Music Awards served a multitude of standout looks from the prominent names in the entertainment industry.

Tracee Ellis Ross donned a slew of striking looks as she hosted the star-studded awards ceremony. Ashlee Simpson Ross paid tribute to her mother-in-law and the event’s guest of honor, Diana Ross, in a disco glam look. Selena Gomez turned up in an edgy black outfit on the red carpet then slipped into a simple white ensemble for her live performance. Nicole Kidman and Ciara stepped out in sexy boots, while Demi Lovato and Lea Michele sauntered in romantic gowns and barely-there heels. Yara Shahidi stood out in her head-to-toe Prada look, while Viola Davis and Pink took our breaths away in stunning gowns.

Here are a few more eye-catching looks from the 2017 American Music Awards.

1. Diana Ross in Vivienne Westwood Fall 2017 dress and embellished cork sandals

The night belonged to Diana Ross, who received the Lifetime Achievement Award during the ceremony. Her entire family showed up in support and watched in awe as she gave a rare live performance in front of a captivated audience.

Diana Ross with her family at the 2017 American Music Awards

Diana Ross with her family at the 2017 American Music AwardsDiana Ross with her family at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

For her red carpet appearance, Diana wore a strapless black dress from Vivienne Westwood’s Fall 2017 collection. It featured a dramatic tulle headpiece and a short train detail. The 73-year-old singer also wore metallic silver sandals with jewel embellishments, buckled straps and contrasting cork block heels.

Diana Ross wearing a Vivienne Westwood Fall 2017 dress and embellished cork sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Diana Ross wearing a Vivienne Westwood Fall 2017 dress and embellished cork sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Diana Ross wearing embellished cork sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Diana Ross wearing embellished cork sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsDiana Ross at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

2. Kehlani in Amen Fall 2017 dress and Christian Louboutin “So Kate” pumps

Oozing sultry edge, Kehlani heated up the red carpet in a sheer black Amen Fall 2017 dress. This long lace dress featured a sleeveless design and intricate embroidery with chains, crystals, beads and stones. Kehlani styled it with a curly ponytail, Sutra jewels and Christian Louboutin heels. She wore the “So Kate” pumps in brass-flecked crosta meteor leather, which you can get for $695 at Nordstrom. These shoes feature a pointy-toe silhouette, slender stiletto heels and the luxury brand’s signature red leather soles.

Kehlani wearing an Amen Fall 2017 dress and Christian Louboutin "So Kate" pumps at the 2017 American Music AwardsKehlani at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Christian Louboutin "So Kate" pumps in black crosta meteor

Christian Louboutin "So Kate" pumps in black crosta meteorChristian Louboutin “So Kate” pumps in black crosta meteor, $695

3. Laura Marano in Stella McCartney dress and Saint Laurent “Jane” sandals

The 21-year-old actress and singer slipped into a slinky red dress from Stella McCartney with all over Cerise sequin overlay. It featured delicate shoulder straps, a V-shaped neckline, a sexy open back and a sheer red hem. Laura styled it with a side-swept wavy bob, Twila True jewelry and Saint Laurent “Jane” sandals (currently on sale at FWRD). These shoes feature a minimalist silhouette with slender straps and 100mm heels.

Laura Marano wearing a Stella McCartney dress and Saint Laurent "Jane" sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsLaura Marano at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Saint Laurent "Jane" sandals in poudre

Saint Laurent "Jane" sandals in poudre

Saint Laurent "Jane" sandals in poudreSaint Laurent “Jane” sandals in poudre, $487 at FWRD

Maika Monroe also rocked the “Bernice” dress last month when she attended the world premiere of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” Season 2 with one of the stars of the show, Joe Keery. While Laura opted for barely-there sandals, the 24-year-old American actress and professional kiteboarder styled her dress with nude pointy-toe pumps and slicked-back hair.

Maika Monroe showing off her sexy back in a slinky red dress from Stella McCartneyMaika Monroe showing off her sexy back in a slinky red dress from Stella McCartney

Maika Monroe with Joe Keery at Netflix’s "Stranger Things" Season 2 premiereMaika Monroe with Joe Keery at Netflix’s “Stranger Things” Season 2 premiere held at the Westwood Village Theater in Los Angeles, California, on October 26, 2017.

Who do you think looked best in this slinky red number from Stella McCartney?

4. Kelly Rowland in Galia Lahav Fall 2017 Couture gown and Jimmy Choo sandals

Meanwhile, Kelly Rowland turned up in a black velvet gown from Galia Lahav’s Fall 2017 Couture collection, which featured an embroidered bodice with crisscross straps and a plunging neckline. It also had semi-sheer bishop sleeves, a flirty sheer back and a floor-length skirt with a dangerously sexy thigh-high slit.

Kelly’s sleek, straight tresses cascaded down her back and were tucked behind her ears to showcase her statement Mateo earrings. She finished off her look with dark eye makeup, glossy lips, Roseark rings and strappy Jimmy Choo sandals.

Kelly Rowland wearing a Galia Lahav Fall 2017 Couture gown and Jimmy Choo sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Kelly Rowland wearing a Galia Lahav Fall 2017 Couture gown at the 2017 American Music Awards

Kelly Rowland wearing Jimmy Choo sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsKelly Rowland at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

5. Kat Graham in Ronald van der Kemp Spring 2017 Couture ensemble and black pointy-toe pumps

For her red carpet appearance, Kat Graham sashayed in a two-piece ensemble from Ronald van der Kemp’s Spring 2017 Couture collection, which included a white long-sleeved blouse with a plunging neckline, a ruffle detail on the shoulder and subtle floral print. Kat tucked it into a pink skirt with an asymmetrical design, a ruffle detail, a contrasting black underlining and a train detail. She styled her look with a sleek bob, a circular bag and black pointy-toe pumps.

Kat Graham wearing a Ronald van der Kemp Spring 2017 Couture ensemble and black pointy-toe pumps at the 2017 American Music Awards

Kat Graham wearing black pointy-toe pumps at the 2017 American Music AwardsKat Graham at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

The day before the AMAs, Kat attended Variety’s Hitmakers Luncheon in a John Galliano suit that oozed cool-girl edge. This Spring 2018 ensemble included a pastel pink jacket with matching cropped pants. Kat styled her suit with a crisp white shirt, a white belt, a cream hat and off-white Gucci “Brixton” loafers (available at Net-A-Porter). These shoes feature the brand’s signature burnished gold horsebit detail and collapsible heels that instantly turn them into slippers.

Kat Graham wearing a John Galliano suit and Gucci "Brixton" loafers at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers Luncheon

Kat Graham wearing Gucci "Brixton" loafers at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers LuncheonKat Graham at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers Luncheon in Los Angeles, California, on November 18, 2017.

Gucci "Brixton" horsebit loafers

Gucci "Brixton" horsebit loafers

Gucci "Brixton" horsebit loafersGucci “Brixton” horsebit loafers, $730 at Net-A-Porter

6. Madelaine Petsch in Fabiana Milazzo Fall 2017 dress and Loriblu velvet sandals

“Riverdale” actress Madelaine Petsch looked lovely in a black dress from Fabiana Milazzo. This Fall 2017 number featured a sleeveless design, a V-shaped neckline, flirty sheer panels and a textured hem. Madelaine styled it with a sleek updo, Djula jewelry and a box clutch. She capped off her look with black velvet sandals from Loriblu, which featured  an open-toe silhouette and contrasting black leather ankle straps.

Madelaine Petsch wearing a Fabiana Milazzo Fall 2017 dress and Loriblu velvet sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Madelaine Petsch wearing Loriblu velvet sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsMadelaine Petsch at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Loriblu velvet sandals

Loriblu velvet sandals

Loriblu velvet sandalsLoriblu velvet sandals, $470 at Farfetch

7. Sabrina Carpenter in Missoni Spring 2018 dress and Casadei over-the-knee boots

The 18-year-old actress and singer wore a multicolored plaid number from Missoni’s Spring 2018 collection. She styled it with tousled waves, dark eye makeup, soft pink lips, statement earrings and tan over-the-knee boots from Casadei.

Sabrina Carpenter wearing a Missoni Spring 2018 dress and Casadei over-the-knee boots at the 2017 American Music Awards

Sabrina Carpenter wearing Casadei over-the-knee boots at the 2017 American Music AwardsSabrina Carpenter at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Before the awards ceremony, Sabrina joined Kat Graham at Variety’s Hitmakers Luncheon in a sheer No. 21 dress, which featured long sleeves and a hoodie detail. Sabrina rounded out her look with a chic ponytail, glossy pink lips and black suede boots. She wore the “Blade” thigh-high boots, which feature a pointy-toe silhouette, leather lining and pearl-encrusted sky-high heels.

Sabrina Carpenter wearing a No. 21 dress and Casadei "Blade" thigh-high boots at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers Luncheon

Sabrina Carpenter wearing Casadei "Blade" thigh-high boots at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers LuncheonSabrina Carpenter at Variety’s 1st Annual Hitmakers Luncheon in Los Angeles, California, on November 18, 2017.

Casadei "Blade" thigh-high bootsCasadei “Blade” thigh-high boots, $1,617 at Harrods

8. Maia Mitchell in Alberto Audenino Fall 2017 jumpsuit and Loriblu pumps

Adding sultry edge to the red carpet, Maia Mitchell arrived in a black Alberto Audenino jumpsuit. This Fall 2017 number featured a one-shoulder design, one long sleeve and a floor-grazing hem. She styled it with a black box clutch, Lilou Paris jewelry and Loriblu platform pumps. These shoes feature a peep-toe silhouette, leather lining and high heels.

Maia Mitchell wearing an Alberto Audenino Fall 2017 jumpsuit and Loriblu pumpsMaia Mitchell at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Loriblu platform pumps

Loriblu platform pumpsLoriblu platform pumps, $425 at Loriblu

9. Sadie Sink in Prada dress and metallic silver sandals

“Stranger Things” star Sadie Sink stepped out on the red carpet in a nude Prada dress with metallic silver chain detailing. Her gorgeous red hair was swept to one side and fell in tousled waves down her shoulder. The 15-year-old actress capped off her look with pink lips and metallic silver sandals with buckled ankle straps and block heels.

Sadie Sink wearing a Prada dress and metallic silver sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Sadie Sink wearing a Prada dress at the 2017 American Music Awards

Sadie Sink wearing metallic silver sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsSadie Sink at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

10. Lili Reinhart in Cushnie et Ochs Resort 2018 dress and black ankle-strap sandals

Meanwhile, Lili Reinhart oozed feminine charm in a black Resort 2018 dress from Cushnie et Ochs. This figure-hugging number featured flirty sheer panels, a floor-grazing hem and a thigh-high slit. She rounded out her look with a chic ponytail, Le Vian jewels and black ankle-strap platform sandals.

Lili Reinhart wearing a Cushnie et Ochs Resort 2018 dress and black ankle-strap sandals at the 2017 American Music Awards

Lili Reinhart wearing a Cushnie et Ochs Resort 2018 dress at the 2017 American Music Awards

Lili Reinhart wearing black ankle-strap sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsLili Reinhart at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

11. Kathryn Hahn in Greta Constantine Spring 2018 gown and Schutz sandals

Finally, Kathryn Hahn added a delightful dose of color on the red carpet in an orange gown from Greta Constantine. This Spring 2018 number featured a strapless neckline, a crisscross bodice and pleated detailing on the floor-length skirt. She finished off her look with tousled waves, a dark pink lip, gold bracelets and Schutz heels.

Kathryn Hahn wearing a Greta Constantine Spring 2018 gown and Schutz sandals at the 2017 American Music AwardsKathryn Hahn at the 2017 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 2017.

Whose look was your favorite at the 2017 American Music Awards?

Credit: WENN / Adriana M. Barraza / Nicky Nelson / Apega
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