Carrie Underwood has come a long way since her days as the jeans-wearing ingenue on American Idol. Since breaking onto the scene in 2005, the country star has honed her red carpet choices to ones that perfectly embody her Oklahoma roots and her glam sense of style. See some of her best red carpet moments and most stunning dresses through the years.
"I don’t consider myself sexy...I’m kind of a nervous person in general. I’m socially awkward," Underwood revealed in the July 2008 issue of Cosmopolitan. Hard to believe considering how poised she looked on the 2009 American Music Awards red carpet in this gold Theia dress.