The true award winners, in our opinion
Celebrities tend to be pretty well-dressed on the red carpet. But, unlike us, they don't achieve their fabulousness with a quick browse online or trip to Topshop.
Behind every headline-grabbing look is a visionary stylist (and probably an army of interns) who made it all happen.
In celebration of these innovators - red carpet royalty, really - and the upcoming awards season, we've gathered the best to add to your Instagram feed right now.
Clients: Margot Robbie, Michelle Williams, Natalie Portman, Selena Gomez, Sienna Miller, Dakota Johnson
Is there anyone Kate Young doesn't style? Err, basically, no. The Brooklyn-based stylist has a taste for colour when dressing her clients, and is responsible for many of the stand-out celebrity looks of the last 12 months.
Margot Robbie's epic Suicide Squad tour wardrobe? All her. Sienna Miller in feather Mix Mix? Her again. Selena Gomez in that elegant red Prada ball gowns at the AMAs? Yep, Kate Young again.
With a client list like her, she'll be super busy over awards season, so make sure to follow her on Instagram.
The Hostess with the Mostess... @lilyjamesofficial Such a fabulous, fun party celebrating your gorgeous campaign!! ✨????
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Clients: Emma Watson, Lily James, Sophie Turner, Jenna Coleman
While she often works with actresses who got their big breaks on successful television shows (Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner and Downton Abbey alumna Lily James, to cite a few examples), Rebecca Corbin-Murray is strictly about making women look like total movie stars.
As well as giving great selfie, she's all about celebrating each of her clients and capturing the manic moments just before an awards ceremony commences.
Clients: Julia Roberts, Jessica Chastain, Amanda Seiyfreid, Cate Blanchett
Definitely winning the award for Most Selfies Taken With Celebrities, Elizabeth Stewart is best known for styling A-listers Julia Roberts, Cate Blanchett and Jessica Chastain.
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Clients: Saoirse Ronan, Gwyneth Paltrow
She counts Gwyneth Paltrow as not just a client but also a friend, so it's fair to say Saltzman is kind of a big deal. She's the woman responsible for the gorgeous emerald green Calvin Klein gown worn by Saoirse Ronan for the 2016 Oscars too, and we LOVED that dress.
Clients: Charlize Theron, Julianne Moore, Reese Witherspoon
Leslie Fremar is the go-to red carpet stylist for highest-octane glamour.
A given really, considering her biggest clients include Oscar-wining actresses Charlize Theron, Reese Witherspoon and Julianne Moore.
Rob Zangardi & Mariel Haenn
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Clients: Lily Collins, Hailee Steinfeld, Jessica Biel, Cara Delevingne
You may not have heard of this styling duo, but we assure you they're worth a follow. Why? Because they're behind the red carpet style of the angelic Lily Collins, the beautiful Jessica Biel and the Golden Globe nominee-cum-singer Hailed Steinfeld.
Clients: Ruth Negga, Katy Perry
Ruth Negga is pretty new on our red carpet radar, and we'd been wondering who was behind the beautiful looks (like this Valentino gown) she's been wearing of late - and the answer is Karla Welch.
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Clients: Emma Stone, Zoe Saldana, Amy Adams, Emilia Clarke
If you're anything like us and have a serious soft spot for Emma Stone - and can't bear that she isn't on social media - then you need to follow Petra Flannery. As Stone's stylist, she regularly posts behind-the-scenes snaps of the La La Land actress as she heads out to an event. She's also the woman behind Amy Adams and Zoe Saldana's glam looks, so will be very busy this season.
Clients: Naomi Harris, Lupita Nyong'o, Meryl Streep
After the 2015 Oscars, Lupita Nyong'o's $150,000 custom-made Calvin Klein gown was stolen from her hotel room - and then returned.
If anything, this is proof that Micaela Erlanger puts people in clothes so good they get stolen.
Also a stylist to Star Wars lead John Boyega and Oscar-winner Jared Leto, her feed features them looking their sharpest, selfies with Lupita and multiple shots of the cutest dog ever.
Clients: Emily Blunt, Olivia Munn, Chrissy Teigen
As well as having the best Instagram handle of the bunch, veteran stylist Jessica Paster also finds time to have Emily Blunt and Miranda Kerr as clients.
If you're into precious gems and huge bunches of flowers her account is the one for you.
Golden Girl in Bronze Gucci. I'm grateful for this little ray of sunshine. And she always lets me sneak in a little glamour shot. This #bts is from our shoot for The Hollywood Reporter Beauty Issue celebrating Elle's makeup artist Erin Ayanian Monroe. I feel so lucky to be part of an amazing collaborative team. Shout out to Jenda Alcorn for all the amazing hair styling. This photo and styling by me.
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Cleints: Elle Fanning
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Clients: Celine Dion, Zendaya Coleman
You may have noticed Céline Dion looking particularly stylish as of late, but who's the guy behind the looks?
None other than Law Roach.
He also styles ELLE faves Zendaya and Skai Jackson, so Céline has definitely got herself a keeper.
Clients: Felicity Jones, Keira Knightley
Leith Clark is Style Director at Large of Harper's Bazaar, stylist to Keira Knightley and, more recently Felicity Jones, founder of Lula magazine, Editor-in-Chief of The Violet Book and a new mum. So, she's pretty busy.
In spite of this, her Instagram is a serene dream complete with a candid of Kirsten Dunst and cute baby shots galore.
#regram @worldarmarium -- Cristina Ehrlich joins the Armi! Our newest Style Brigade member is ranked number 2 on the list of the 25 most powerful stylists in Hollywood - boasting VIP celebrity clients like @BrieLarson, @Penelopecruzoficial and @AnnaKendrick47 #JoinTheArmi #celoves
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Clients: Brie Larson, Anna Kendrick, Allison Williams
With a diverse client list from TV favourites Allison Williams and Uzo Aduba to Oscar-winner Brie Larson, Cristina Ehrlich is a very busy stylist.
She only posts the most beautiful close-ups and is perhaps the Shoe Queen of the lot.
This article originally appeared on www.elleuk.com