The venue was Las Vegas, which could mean only one thing: sophistication was out and flamboyant fun was in at the Billboard Music Awards.
As the world went Star Trek mad - again - with the release of Into Darkness, the second instalment to be directed by JJ Abrams, the stars shone at the film's LA premiere.
It is one of the most eagerly-awaited films of the decade, a classic tale of decadence, beauty, corruption and power.
Freezing temperatures and cloudy skies have failed to steal the thunder of the fashionistas as Ladies' Day got under way today at the Grand National meeting.
Kimono jackets, prints and scarves offer eastern promise. Styling by Carrie McAdam and pictures by Jamie Simpson.
The ground-breaking styles of David Bowie can be found on the high street - if you're brave enough. Pictures by Kirsty Anderson, styling by Carrie McAdam.
Rihanna's debut fashion line with River Island is now on sale, and the pop star was in London to officially launch the collection.
Hollywood's A-list shimmered on the red carpet in metallics, satin and sequined gowns. Take a look at our photo gallery of some of the best dressed from the night.
When it comes to daring catwalk fashions, the annual St Andrews University fashion show can give London Fashion Week a run for its money.
Some of the biggest names in pop, including Rihanna, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez and Alicia Keys, showcased their high-octane glamour at the Grammys.
Some of Hollywood's most glamorous stars braved the wind and rain when they took to the red carpet at the Baftas at the Royal Opera House, London.
Scotland's bright young models showcased some fabulous collections from emerging new Scottish designers at a photo call at Gosford House in Longniddry.
A host of Scottish names got together for a unique Burns supper to celebrate the birth of Scotland’s Bard.
It was a return to old Hollywood glamour as stars took to the red carpet in sequined gowns, fishtails, lace and embroidery.
Emeli Sandi, Paloma Faith, Rita Ora and Delilah were some of the British stars on the red carpet for the Brit Awards 2013 nominations launch at the Savoy Hotel in London.
She’s 19 and suffers from a rare condition that locks her body into position. But nothing can stop Louise Wedderburn following her passion for fashion.
The show, which launches on Sunday night, will see celebrities including Pamela Anderson, Lauren Goodger and Oona King take to the ice.
Linlithgow Palace in West Lothian was the setting for Chanel's prestigious Metiers d'Art collection, by the French brand's creative director Karl Lagerfeld.
Linlithgow Palace in West Lothian was the setting for Chanel's prestigious Metiers d'Art collection, with models on the catwalk alluding to the Renaissance theme of the evening.
Guests celebrated the 25th anniversary of a city charity with eighties power dressing for the Dynasty Ball.
Irene McCloy, partner of Neil Lennon, was one of the guests at the Little Black Dress fashion event in Glasgow.
Some of the most toned bodies in the world took to the catwalk for lingerie brand Victoria's Secret's annual New York spectacular.
X Factor rivals Tulisa Contostavlos and Nicole Scherzinger were dressed for success at the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women of the Year Awards.
Stars including Kelly Brook, Victoria Pendleton, Holly Valance and the X Factor hopefuls joined Daniel Craig and Bond girls past and present for James Bond's return to the big screen.
Helena Bonham Carter showcased her trademark eccentric style when she took to the red carpet with partner Tim Burton for the premiere of Frankenweenie, selected to open the BFI London Film Festival 2012.
Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti, Olympian Victoria Pendleton and Myleene Klass were glittering on the red carpet for the Classic Brit Awards.
At Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel's ready to wear Spring-Summer 2013 collection, Jennifer Lopez and cute daughter Emme were spotted on the front row
Jean Paul Gaultier brought back the most iconic pop stars of the 1980s for his spring/summer 2013 Paris fashion week show
The best couture on the catwalk at Paris Fashion Week
Gerard Piqué, the Barcelona footballer and boyfriend of Shakira, is the face of Mango’s autumn/winter 2012-2013 menswear collection