Where: The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards, CA
All signs point to bold as Lea Michele walks the red carpet in a dramatic Oscar de la Renta gown, complete with an intricate bodice and train. Her Chopard jewels, while stunning on their own, enhance her regal look instead of overwhelming it.
Where: The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards, CA
Lea is the epitome of stylish and sultry in a midnight blue dress by Romona Keveza. Her smoky eyes, jeweled bangles and mega-toned legs are the perfect accessories.
Where: The 64th Annual Tony Awards, NYC
Lea's all smiles in a long goldenrod dress that's as sunny as her voice. A pop of fuchsia lipstick serves as her best accessory, complimenting both the dress and her skin tone — without overpowering either of them.
Where: Glee Academy Event, LA
Lea often picks solid colors for the red carpet, which is why we were so excited to see her in this beautiful printed Reem Acra dress. Paired with a simple updo and playful peep-toe heels, her gorgeous look had an air of glamour not found in McKinley High School.
Where: The 62nd Annual Emmy Awards, CA
It takes a lot of courage to pull off ruffles, but Lea does so in a major way with this striking Oscar de la Renta gown. Her best accessory besides the diamonds around her neck? A megawatt grin!
Where: 2011 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, CA
Looking put together after a four-hour award ceremony is a daunting task, but Lea pulls it off admirably in a sequined cobalt gown by Roberto Cavalli. An admitted perfectionist, she even matches her eye makeup to her dress, and chose to finish her dramatic look with a sleek and simple ponytail.
Where: Premiere of Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, CA
Lea's never one to shy away from the dramatic, which is why she got major props for rocking this luxe Marchesa minidress with three different kinds of lace. Add some jeweled earrings and you’ve got a surefire star on your hands.
Where: Jason Wu Spring 2012, Mercedez-Benz Fashion Week, NY
Lea takes a page from Old Hollywood's handbook with a simple black top, a '50s inspired skirt and a demure clutch. She tops off her vintage-inspired ensemble with a vibrant red lip and lustrous side part.
Where: The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, CA
Sleek and sophisticated are two choice words to describe this striking red Marchesa gown. With rosette sleeves and a low draped back, it’s hard to imagine Lea as anything but a seasoned starlet.
Where: Benefit luncheon at the Michael Kors Collection Store, CA
We love how Lea looks both fun and flirty in a pink brocade Michael Kors minidress and silver strappy sandals. This vibrant shade also succeeds in highlighting the softer pinks on her lips and cheeks.
Where: 3rd Annual Variety’s Power of Women Event, CA
Dressed in a white silk frock and golden sandals, Lea is all smiles as she accepts her title as a "Woman of Power" for her work with PETA. An outfit that's cute and cruelty-free? We're fans!
Where: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, CA
Never one to shy away from the shiny stuff, Lea made quite an appearance in a gilded Emilio Pucci minidress with a keyhole neckline and sky-high hem. Don't believe us? Leno himself called it one of the "great dresses of all time."
Where: The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards, CA
Lea pulls out all the glamorous stops as she dazzles the red carpet in a daring Marchesa gown. A simple updo and minimal Lorraine Schwartz jewels ensure that the spotlight shines strictly on her sheer and elegant dress.
Where: The 11th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball, CA
Don't let the high neck and long sleeves fool you — Lea's Emilio Pucci gown oozes sexuality once you catch a glimpse of it from behind. Dramatic, blunt bangs and a glowing complexion complete her enchanting ensemble.
Where: Glee premiere, Paramount Studios, CA
Rachel Who? Lea proves she's not the naïve student she plays on TV by donning a Versace gown with plunging neckline and sheer lace panels. We can't get over how her perfectly her trendy ombré blowout and classic smoky eyes pair.