Stars Wore Their Frilliest Frocks to the 2018 Brit Awards

And carried white roses in support of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements.
By Whitney Bauck,
Dua Lipa at the 2018 Brit Awards. Photo: John Phillips/Getty Images

Attendees at the 2018 Brit Awards — one of the biggest nights for the UK's music scene — may not have worn black like their sisters across the pond at the Golden Globes, but they carried white roses as a symbol of their solidarity with both the Time's Up and #MeToo movements. The flowers were a subtle reminder of the ongoing conversation surrounding gender inequality that didn't detract from the extravagant, frilly frocks favored by so many of the evening's stars.

Rita Ora picked a Ralph & Russo couture gown featuring white and mint-colored feathers, while Millie Bobby Brown chose a tiered white Rodarte dress with black polka dots. Dua Lipa went all-in with a pink tulle concoction in which she twirled, air-kissed and squatted on the red carpet, because when you're a star you can do what you want. To balance out the lavish gowns, there were a few stars in more demure outfits: Former Spice Girl Emma Bunton wore a simple black leather trench dress, while Rosie Huntington-Whitely paired her own short Saint Laurent LBD with sheer hose. All in all, the levels of dressiness varied widely, but memorable looks were presented throughout the range.

Click through the gallery below to see all of the best looks from the 2018 Brit Awards red carpet:

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