Tracee Ellis Ross' Best Looks From the 2017 American Music Awards

Tracee Ellis Ross
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Tracee Ellis Ross attends the 2017 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on Nov. 19, 2017 in Los Angeles.

Tracee Ellis Ross may have been hosting her first American Music Awards on Sunday night (Nov. 19), but her  wardrobe (and awesome spirit) helped her look like she'd been there before. Here are some of her best looks from the evening.

Shine in Sequins

Ross shone on the red carpet in a custom Stella McCartney dress that featured an open back and thigh-high slit. She paired the shimmery number with Tamara Mellon heels.

Va Va Vintage

Ross then changed into a sequin Halston jumpsuit from vintage clothing site Shrimpton Couture, which was paired with a metallic red slouchy over-the-knee-boots.

Dressing up with a white tee

She then switched into a cropped x karla tee and voluminous high-low skirt from Giambattista Valli's fall 2017 couture collection. A pair of silver over-the-knee boots completed the casually cool look.

Fringe for days

Ross opted for another metallic number on stage: A silver fringe dress from Paco Rabanne's spring 2018 collection. Turquoise jewelry by L.A.-based Lisa Eisner added a colorful touch to the monochrome ensemble.

A Tribute to Mama

The actress paid tribute to Diana Ross, who received the Lifetime Achievement Award, by re-creating a look — a white pantsuit with a diamond-encrusted black collared shirt and white bow tie — her mama wore in 1981. "This is mom's actual shirt I just wore at the @AMAs! I found it in her garage," she revealed on Instagram alongside old images of her mom and Michael Jackson. 


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