The skirt of this dress looks like a robot mated through a wide-finned mermaid, i beg your pardon is unfortunate since from the waist up Mandy Moore looked glamorous at the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)




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The factory disaster ruins Michelle Dockery's whimsical look in ~ the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards ~ above Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision because that the tv Academy/AP Images)


Angela Sarafyan looks together if the black abyss that the world swallowed her up at the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by wealthy Polk/Getty photos for IMDb)


Tracee Ellis Ross acquired trapped within a deflated hot air balloon on her way to the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards top top Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision for the tv Academy/AP Images)


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Paisley in a suit just adds approximately disaster because that Deon Cole in ~ the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards top top Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)


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Keshia ChantÈ reportedly wants come audition for the next "The greatest Showman" quite than attend the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)


These jumbled messy gowns merely don't work, not also for Kristin Cavallari at the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)


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Every awards show, who tries come pull turn off the drapery-gone-wrong look. This time, it's Gwendoline Christie in ~ the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California top top September 17, 2018. (Photo by VALERIE MACON / AFP)VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images


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Tatiana Maslany looks prefer she's growing an additional appendage at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards top top Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision for the tv Academy/AP Images)


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For an encore, Gaten Matarazzo will release the squirting flower act at the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Love the daring color yet it looks favor a clam shell is devouring the height of Regina King's gown at the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)


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Westworld's costume department wants its dress back. The hefty Western belt and also buckle damages this dress completely for Tina Fey at the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Sarah Paulson looks together if she's going come a goth prom instead of the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Alison Sudol is channeling Princess Leia, and not in a good way, in ~ the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


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Noah Schnapp is getting a little too literal because that "Stranger Things" v this look for the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California on September 17, 2018. (Photo through VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images)


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Note come Kit Hoover in ~ the Emmys on September 17, 2018: The 70's called and Jack Lalanne wants his jumper back. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


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It looks an ext like a Halloween costume party than Emmys night because that Ross Mathews, from left, RuPaul Charles, Michelle Visage and also Carson Kressley ~ above Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by john Salangsang/Invision because that the tv Academy/AP Images)


We expect, even sort of favor the eccentric fashion selections of the "Queer Eye" cast however Jonathan van Ness takes it too far with a 70s format that belongs in the last century, not at the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Megan Mullally reflects why floral is rarely a an excellent choice because that an awards present at the 70th yearly Primetime Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by rich Polk/Getty pictures for IMDb)


Metallic and also bold will certainly only job-related with a well-fitting suit, which kris Sullivan does not have. At the very least put on part socks, man, this is the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Is this the Emmys or Grandma's garden party? Tracey Ullman attends the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


There space no words for Tina Lifford in ~ the 70th Emmy Awards at Microsoft theater on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


Alison Brie shoots for "I Dream the Jeannie" and misses by a mile at the 70th Emmy Awards in ~ Microsoft theatre on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo through Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)


Penelope Cruz reminds us again why feathers need to be banned from all awards shows, as she come at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards top top Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in ~ the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision for the television Academy/AP Images)


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Hard angle for Mandy Moore and also a factory nightmare for Michelle Dockery landing them in ~ the peak of the worst dressed list at the Emmy Awards top top Monday. The actresses fell brief at the awards, relocated from Sunday to Monday night, Sept. 17, 2018, as NBC already had a Sunday night NFL video game on the schedule. Here room the Mercury News’ picks because that the worst pull on the red carpet in ~ the Emmys.

And examine out our picks for finest dressed in ~ the Emmys.


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