Critics’ Choice Awards: How to get the red carpet colour blocking look

There was a whole rainbow of fashion on show at last night’s Critics’ Choice Awards, with a parade of Hollywood’s most stylish stars opting for block colour gowns in brilliant hues.

From ravishing reds and bright blues to luscious lemon and lime, it was hard to pick a favourite when everybody looked so stunning.

Jeanine Mason, left, and Nina Dobrev present the award for best young actor/actress at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards (Chris Pizzello//AP)

Feeling inspired by these colourful creations? Well The good news is that you don’t need a Tinseltown stylist on call to look like an A-lister.

We’ve tracked down five lookalike gowns so you can make like a movie star at your next party.

Here’s how to get the bright and beautiful look on the high street…

Kristen Bell: Royal blue

Kristen Bell was serving glam Nineties vibes with her slinky, strappy blue cobalt Cushnie gown.

Kristen Bell arrives at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards (Jordan Strauss/AP)

ASOS currently has a very similar dress, the cut-out neckline and thigh slit giving it even more sex appeal.

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ASOS Design Scuba Maxi Dress with Lace Back Detail

Amandla Stenberg: Burgundy

Amandla Stenberg always gets it right on the red carpet and last night was no exception, the actress showing off a billowing burgundy number by American label Khaite.

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If huge that voluminous silhouette is a bit much for you, this maxi wrap dress comes with delicate puff sleeves and a soft, floaty skirt.

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Lulus My Whole Heart Burgundy Long Sleeve Wrap Dress

Connie Britton: Lime green

Connie Britton took a gamble with a colour we don’t often see on the red carpet but it really paid off – she looked beautiful in a custom gown by British brand Galvan.

Connie Britton arrives at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards (Jordan Strauss/AP)

Love this zesty look? You can get a long-sleeved version of Galvan’s Adela dress from My Theresa and it’s now less than half price.

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Galvan Adela Sequined Gown, My Theresa

Regina King: Purple

Regina King, who picked up the award for best supporting actress award for If Beale Street Could Talk, looked regal in a glittering purple gown with a Bardot neckline.

Regina King arrives at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards (Jordan Strauss/AP)

We love AX Paris’s similar plum coloured Bardot dress, not least because the ruched waistline and thigh split make it flattering and easy to wear.

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AX Paris Plum Bardot Maxi Dress, ASOS

Mandy Moore: white

OK, technically it isn’t on the rainbow spectrum, but we couldn’t leave out Mandy Moore’s masterclass in winter white.

The This is Us actress chose a stunning sequinned gown by Michael Kors, the midriff cut-outs and belt detail giving it a cool modern feel that went perfectly with her paired back hair and drop earrings – and you can do the same with PrettyLittleThing’s textured white maxi dress.

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PrettyLittleThing White Metallic Detailed Cut Out Plunge Maxi Dress.

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