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Elaborate gowns en masse at every big awards show? Been there, seen that (a zillion times). At this year’s Emmys, it's wasn't an endless parade of Spanx-necessitating column gowns and frothy, princess-y dresses that got our attention: There were a number of fancy-pants getups on the red carpet. For some, this meant very sexy suiting without much underneath. The super-dressy jumpsuit was another option. How about some high-waisted, swingy trousers? Sure, why not?
Check out these six stars who ditched dresses for the occasion.
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