Every year the Council of Fashion Designers of America get together to award the best and brightest in their field. The resulting red carpet is an opportunity for stars and designers alike to flaunt what they've got. While it's almost impossible to top Rihanna's iconic sheer, crystal-embellished Adam Selman sheath from 2014, each year celebrities gamely try. And when you're Beyonce, surprising everyone by rolling up in a crystal pinstripe suit with Jay and Blue to collect the Fashion Icon Award in person almost does it. (Almost.) Check out some of the best (and wackiest) in the slideshow below.

2016 CFDA Fashion Awards: Red Carpet