Even if you don’t recognise everyone in this gallery, it’ll be worth flicking through for the frocks alone. They’re amazing.

The CFDAs – or the Council of Fashion Designers of America awards – are like the Oscars of the fashion world. They’re all about excellence in fashion and bring out the best designers, celebrities, models, and celebrities from around the world like Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen (who were named the 2012 womenswear designers of the year for their label Row) to Vogue editor Anna Wintour and actresses Kate Bosworth and Mandy Moore.

Kate Bosworth

Do you have a favourite look?

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