From sexy to sophisticated, female stars dazzled the black carpet of the 44th annual Country Music Association Awards with their outfits. A number of big names, such as , , , and , attended the annual prize-giving event which was held at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday night, November 10.
Taylor, who was tapped for a live performance that night, showed up in a red gown which was slashed to the thigh and completed it with cream strapless heels. Carrie, who was up for Female Vocalist of the Year award against the "Fearless" hitmaker, opted a black and gray tiered tulle creation from Talbot Runhof's Fall '10 line. The "Inside Your Heaven" singer kept it simple with a minimal diamond jewelery and a blinged out encrusted clutch.