NAACP awards: Red carpet fashion recap

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There was no shortage of fabulous style at the 2016 NAACP Image Awards red carpet, where celebrities including Kerry Washington, Taraji P Henson and Keke Palmer came out to honor the outstanding work of artists in entertainment and literature. Just like the other major award shows of the season, the NAACP Image Awards delivered star power and a whole lot of glamour. Although there wasn't a specific style that dominated the red carpet, celebs who showed up in their best red carpet looks. Here are some looks that captured our attention as well as our best look of the night selected by our Fashion and Beauty director, Mbali Soga.

Taraji P Henson is having a great awards season, she won an award for outstanding actress in a Drama series for her role in Empire. 

Our Best dressed for the evening as selected by our Fashion and Beauty Director Mbali Soga, was Scandal star Kerry Washington. She wore a tuxedo inspired dress which was different from the average ball gown on the red carpet. The Scandal star carried a box clutch and kept her jewellery to a minimum, wearing just a pair of diamond studded earrings and her wedding ring. Kerry swept her dark hair into an updo and finished off her look with smoky eye make-up and pink lipstick.

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