From tulle to cobalt, the stars chose cool shades of blue.
Rarely does one color permeate the red carpet as the shadow of the night for both men and women.
Unlike the soft weather and the purple carpet, the cool blue ruled as the color that the stars wore as dresses, tuxedos and suits.
Most surprising were the men who wore mostly midnight blue tuxedos as a subtle but stylish alternative to black. Seth Myers, Asante Black (in Tommy x Zendaya), Terence Howard, Eugene Levy, Bob Newhart, Alfie Allen, Michael Kelly and Justin Hartley (custom Isaiah, high blue wool and mohair tuxedo) all chose blue.
Regina King (in Prabal Gurung), Rachel Brosnahan, Lena Heidi, Betty Gilpin, Isla Fisher (in metallic blue Zuhair Murad) and Sarah Goldberg (in vintage ice blue Yves Saint Laurent) have shown that blue can ooze blue (King and Brosnahan) or soft (Headey and Goldberg).
"The dress felt like a waterfall ̵
The predominance of blue marks the modern and serene atmosphere of the Emmys red carpet, which felt in tune with the whole show.