| October 2, 2012

Blake Lively is well-known in Hollywood for her impeccable fashion choices. Unlike many of her peers, the "Gossip Girl" star chooses her red carpet ensembles on her own.

"I don't work with a stylist," Lively told Us Weekly. "I just like whatever I'm feeling."

We're almost always impressed with her choices. Here's a look back at Lively's style evolution:


Bright Debut

Attending the world premiere of "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" in 2005.

Dramatic in Black

In a Ralph Lauren dress and Harry Winston jewelery at the 2008 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala.

Hot In Pink

At the 2009 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York.

Red at the Emmys

At the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

Short and Sweet

At the 2010 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit.

Whimsical in Red

At the 2011 CinemaCon in Las Vegas.

Color Blocked

At the 2011 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles.

All In White

At the 2011 premiere of "Green Lantern."

Ethereal at Royal Event

At the 2011 BAFTA Brits to Watch event, also attended by Prince William and his wife Catherine. 

Star in Stripes

At the Los Angeles premiere of the film "Savages."