Carrie's layered blue fabric gown give such an interesting denim/water effect. Very cool!

The 56th Annual Country Music Association Awards took place at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennesee tonight (November 9). Second-time host Luke Bryan was joined by Peyton Manning as his co-host and presenters Mookie Betts, BRELAND,Jessica Chastain, Jordan Davis, Sarah Drew, Cole Hauser, Wynonna Judd, Lady A, Rex Linn, Little Big Town, Parker McCollum, Reba McEntire, Ben and Erin Napier, Jeannie Seely, Michael Shannon and Lainey Wilson.

With unforgettable solo performances, never-before-seen collaborations and special tributes from some of the biggest names in music, the artists taking the CMA Awards stage include Jimmie Allen, Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Bryan, Brandy Clark, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Combs, Caylee Hammack, HARDY, Cody Johnson, Elle King, Marcus King, Miranda Lambert, Patty Loveless, Ashley McBryde, McEntire, John Osborne, Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce, Katy Perry, Pillbox Patti, Chris Stapleton, Cole Swindell, The Black Keys, The War and Treaty, Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood, Morgan Wallen, Wilson and Zac Brown Band.

The best part of all awards shows is, of course, the fashion. Take a look below at all the hits and misses of the night: